Tag Archives: Retro Gaming

Postgame Review: Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

  Yeah, BOEY! Pun intended. While it is true Nintendo has alot–and I mean A LOT–of experience remaking old games (Starfox and Pokemon both come to mind), never before has Nintendo taken a game from the 8-bit NES era and … Continue reading

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Nintendo announces Fire Emblem Gaiden remake is coming to the Nintendo 3DS this Spring

…Before there was Eirika and Ephraim, there was Alm (Alum in Japan) and Celica. Before Magvel, there was Valentia. One the four new Fire Emblem titles announced in this week’s Nintendo Direct was Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. Echoes … Continue reading

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Review: Warcraft (Movie, 2016)

…It took Blizzard TEN YEARS to deliver on the promise it made back in 2006 that there would be a Warcraft movie. In the decade since then, the world was introduced to the Lord of the Rings Trilogy and its … Continue reading

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Apologies for the month-long hiatus with no updates

Putting together this post on my Anime Blog is mostly to blame. I was watching that Anime as I was putting the blog post together so…yeah. Took me several weeks. I was burned out when I finally finished (LOL). Then … 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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UPDATE 5/27/2013: Lots of Retro Games in the Dealers’ Room at Anime Boston

My reccommendations are Game Underground and Level Up Gaming. They know how to sell games. As I said in this post on Anime Boston’s forums, as long a VideoGamesNewYork sells games for the prices they do I will NEVER buy … Continue reading

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Retro Review: Pokemon Red, Yellow and Blue

Before I go any further, please watch this video for the nostalgia: …The only one missing from that is #151, Mew. Ah, well. The games that started it all and changed the world. In 1996, Gamefreak (now The Pokemon Company) … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Wreck-It Ralph

I bought the movie via Xbox Live last weekend (the weekend before this one). Most gamers I know have seen it though if you are among those who haven’t, lrt me put it this way: It oozes with both Arcade … Continue reading

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