Tag Archives: Retro Gaming

Pokemon Transporter App Updated for Pokemon Gold and Silver

I can confirm as of September 17, the Nintendo 3DS App PokeTransporter has an update available to allow Pokemon to be transferred from the 2nd Gen to 7th Gen. There are no update notes but given the update is 421 … Continue reading

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That time Nintendo made two different NES Super Mario Bros. 2 Games

…This happens far less today than it did 30 years ago but often, a game maker would make two or more prototypes of an upcoming game and then pick the one they like the most to focus on. Depending on … Continue reading

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AtGames releasing another Classic Sega Genesis Console [UPDATE 7/28/2017]

UPDATE 7/28/2017: In a scathing first-look review, Gamespot is telling consumers not to buy AtGames’ Sega Genesis Flashback. Read the article for details but one thing I overlooked is the fact that like the console they released last year, this … Continue reading

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Starcraft Remastered to arrive August 14; Original Starcraft now FREE

Last week, Blizzard announced the HD Remake of the first Starcraft game + its expansion Brood War will be released together on August 14. This comes a few months after Blizzard released the original Starcraft 1 game + its expansion … Continue reading

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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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