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James C. Burns

Gamer Profile: James C. Burns

I blew a lot of lunch money on that bad boy,  but what really hooked me was when I got my first GAMEBOY…  I loved the game for a simple reason….endless ammo!!! and endless replays..well… until he battery dies…    I came out of the ...
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Gamer Profile: Jay Mohr

I loved Donkey Kong Jr. and spent so many rolls of quarters on it. There was also Dig Dug at my local Ihop and I wore that out too. I wasn’t particularly good at Dig Dug but I loved digging and digging and planning on how the rocks would fall and ...

Gamer Profile: Ryan Culver

[youtube id=”sLUpwTBscLU” width=”633″ height=”356″] For the arcade, don’t ask me why, but for some reason I was always drawn to Gyruss.  Every time I would hit an arcade, I’d play a bunch of games but always ...
Cambria Edwards

Gamer Profile: Cambria Edwards

[youtube id=”6j87tqcQ” width=”633″ height=”356″] I didn’t have gaming consoles growing up, but my cousins did and I was over there all the time. Donkey Kong was one of the first games I ever played and I fell ...
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Gamer Profile: Ashly Burch

[youtube id=”WchqxXHUgW0″ width=”633″ height=”356″] I really like games that are deceptively complex and that don’t hold your hand at all. One of my favorite modern games is Spelunky, as a point of reference. ...
William Watterson

Gamer Profile: William Watterson

[youtube id=”Zu3DYHm7qlw” width=”633″ height=”356″] 4-player Warlords tournaments are the most fun you can have with any gaming system. That grinding sound effect and flashing screen when you toast someone? Brutal. ...
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Gamer Profile: Sandeep Parikh

Name: Sandeep Parikh Known as: Zaboo, the Warlock Series: The Guild [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQ6hgzzk_o8[/youtube] Favorite Classic Video Game: Galaga and The Legend of Zelda Quote: I played Galaga with my older brothers, they would ...
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Gamer Profile: Pamela Horton

[youtube id=”J7hzHlIsjwY” width=”633″ height=”356″]  My favorite classic game would have to be Chrono Trigger for the SNES. I’ve always been a Nintendo girl even though I own all systems. ~Pamela HortonFavorite ...
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Gamer Profile: Vincent Caso

Name: Vincent Caso Known as: Bladezz Series: The Guild [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ia8bhFoqkVE[/youtube] Favorite Classic Game: Super Mario Bros. (NES) Quote: It’s one of the games I grew up with, and I was fortunate enough to be able ...

Gamer Profile: Amy Okuda

[youtube id=”Cx5XGOQVx-4″ width=”633″ height=”356″] We didn’t have one at home but my grandparents in San Francisco had one and when I was little I remember running into their house and that would be the first ...
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Gamer Profile: Jeff Lewis

Name: Jeff Lewis Known as: Vork Series: The Guild Favorite Game: Battle Tanx (Nintendo 64) [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXpmE2jx1_0[/youtube]  Quote: It’s my favorite game because, even though the graphics are quite awful, I love ...
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Gamer Profile: Micheal Hogan

Name: Micheal Hogan Favorite Classic Game: NoneOur chat: We had the chance to chat with Mr. Hogan at Florida Supercon and we started by asking him does he ever get tired of talking Battlestar Galactica with people. He told us that he is very proud ...
Chris Getz

Gamer Profile: Chris Getz

[youtube id=”9oWfR9ZDqzY” width=”633″ height=”356″] My friends had been requesting that I used the RBI Baseball theme song for years as my walk-up music, so I finally decided to give it a shot.  So far it’s been ...
Amanda MacKay

Gamer Profile: Amanda MacKay

[youtube id=”QZkBPWWpdHE” width=”633″ height=”356″] Super Mario 3 was huge for me. I was the first person in my family to finish that game. I can still feel the triumph that I felt over my cousins that day. (Another) ...
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Gamer Profile: Johnathan “Fatal1ty”Wendel

[youtube id=”q9e_w_CYrrk” width=”633″ height=”356″] The game was the most brutal head to head skilled game. ~Johnathan “Fatal1ty” WendelFavorite Classic Game: Mortal Kombat The Interview Tell us about ...

Gamer Profile: William D. Volk

[youtube id=”NgkhC0XGFjs” width=”633″ height=”356″] I liked Choplifter (1981) on the Apple II because it had simple engaging play and you actually started to empathize with the little people on the ground.   You WANTED ...