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Megarace 2 Cut Scene Videos (Lance Boyle is a God!)

Megarace 2 was one of my favorite DOS racing games from the 90s. Sure, the AI in the game was really cheap (think of the catch up option always ON for the computer opponents only) but it had a unique style that in my opinion made it the best game of ...
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Why you should Subscribe to The Obsolete Gamer YouTube Channel

Why you should Subscribe to The Obsolete Gamer YouTube Channel Let’s be honest, there’s tons of YouTube channels out there, great ones even and they are all asking for you to subscribe. Now it’s not a big deal to subscribe to multiple channels, ...
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The Daily Awesome: Blitzkrieg 3 Preview

The Daily Awesome: Blitzkrieg 3 PreviewJ.A. Laraque and the GPS crew had a chance to check out the World War 2 RTS game Blitzkrieg 3 and also got to talk with lead developer Nikolay Inkatov.
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The Daily Awesome: the Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering

[youtube id=”NfZ3y_j52zk” width=”633″ height=”356″] The Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering Today’s Daily Awesome is the Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering. It is an arcade unit that allows you to play almost any NES cartridge. ...
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How my Mom saved Christmas

This is a repost from a story I wrote a long time ago and has been featured a number of times, hope you like it. In the age of online shopping and overnight delivery, the hunt to get the game or game system we want is less of a hassle than it used to ...
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Alone in the Dark

[youtube id=”7U8mk_onJps” width=”633″ height=”356″] Alone in the Dark Way back when the graphic adventure genre was relatively new and ruled by games such as the King’s Quest and Leisure Suit Larry series, the ...
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The Rolling Thunder Series

[youtube id=”PUrTqXtdINw” width=”633″ height=”356″] Rolling Thunder I’ve described my childhood circumstances in many past articles, including the nature of my relationship with arcade games. I simply didn’t ...
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Tiger Direct Titanfall Tournament

The hosts of  Alt F4, Joshua Laus and J.A. Laraque will be at the Flagler location for Tiger Directs Titanfall Tournament today, June 21, 2014 in Miami Florida providing coverage for this event. If you do not already know about the tournament here ...
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Princess Peach and the Pooper

[youtube id=”iSdFGfUeyHo” width=”633″ height=”356″] Princess Peach and the Pooper You have to love the internet and artists for that matter. Who would have ever thought to paint Princess Peach in a bathroom giving you ...
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The Amiga CD32

[youtube id=”DI_rupNBSJw” width=”633″ height=”356″] What if? The Amiga CD32 I love What if? scenarios. What could have been if things hadn’t gone a bit pear-shaped for a certain company. This particular scenario ...
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Did you know: NBA Jam was Rigged?

[youtube id=”wJB2VskVpbM” width=”633″ height=”356″] Did you know: NBA Jam was Rigged? We are retro gaming fans not experts so what this means is we are always learning new things and today we saw a post on Reddit about ...
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Games I wanted when I was a kid: The Tomy Racing Turbo

[youtube id=”1aCeg-EbOAI” width=”633″ height=”356″] This thing took four D batteries; does anything even take D batteries anymore? ~J.A. Laraque The Tomy Racing Turbo If you read this blog often and you should, you ...
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When Grandparents fail

[youtube id=”guimG6v__AE” width=”633″ height=”356″] By the time I was 10, I had enough plastic army men to take North Korea. ~J.A. Laraque When Grandparents fail So this was sent to us from a post on Reddit. Apparently ...

All Atari Consoles and Computers

[youtube id=”_xp63kcjKRc” width=”633″ height=”356″] All Atari Consoles and Computers You can never get enough information and pictures of Atari computers right, am I right guys! Well here we have Imgur user zadoc with ...
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The OTHER fake gamers

The OTHER fake gamers I remember going to my friend, Jimmy’s house. His dad made commercials and he was showing us this glass of what I thought has ice and Pepsi in it. Funny thing was it had neither.  The ice cubes were a specially made plastic and ...

Best Buy Owned

Best Buy Owned Sadly this is more truth than just a funny picture and a joke. I have been to Best Buy a number of times and beside either never finding help or being hounded to buy a service warranty on a toaster they just don’t have the selection ...