Category Archives: Sega

I recently got a PS4 and I already have 12 games

…You did not misread. I shared the above picture on Facebook yesterday morning. I bought or traded for 5 more games last night and used my GameStop rewards Points to prettymuch get two games for free. In addition I preordered … Continue reading

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Nintendo and Sega to release Retro NES and Genesis Consoles with preloaded games

…Can’t fault them for trying. This is NOT a hoax or fan-made replica: Nintendo is actually releasing a special Mini NES console for $60, which will be released on November 11. It will comes with 30 preloaded games, all with … Continue reading

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Retro Gaming: Sequels that outshined the originals

Here we are with the first of many posts this summer on retro games I have played. This post will focus on video game sequels that quickly made folks forget about the original game. I’ll say this now: Putting this … Continue reading

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This summer, we’re going WAY Back

I broke the news on FantasyAnime first but every week, I will highlight games I played between 1988 and 2002. That’s the same span of time I was in grade school, actually. Anyway, I have two reasons for doing this. … Continue reading

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Review: 3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Nintendo 3DS)

Put on your nostalgia glasses, people: This is old-school Sonic at its finest! 23 years ago, Sega released Sonic the Hedgehog 2. For those who were born in the 2000s and onward, the time period was just after what many … Continue reading

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Gamestop selling Retro games and consoles once again

Click the picture to go to their website on the subject. A new window will open. For those who are interested here are the prices of the consoles, all preowned: NES (both models): $60* SNES: $60* Genesis: $35* Nintendo 64: … Continue reading

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Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leaked; Fire Emblem’s Roy and Street Fighter’s Ryu coming to Super Smash Bros. 3DS/Wii U

  This week’s “OOPS!” is brought to you by SEGA! Ahead of the presumed E3 Announcement, Sega released this picture for the new Sonic Amiibo. What’s more interesting is the 3DS game pictured on the right: Hyrule Warriors 3D.   … Continue reading

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Friendly Reminder: There is no “Console War”

There hasn’t been one since the N64/PS1/Dreamcast days and that’s pushing it. No one did it like Nintendo and Sega did during the early 1990s with the NES, SNES and the Genesis. Both companies were pretty overt about how much … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson and Sonic the Hedgehog! Wait, What?

Yes, it happened. And I’m sure many of you suspected as much the first time you played the 1994 Genesis classic. No? Take a look at this video: I was actually planning to put something like this together but seeing … Continue reading

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