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You don’t get the show #26: Christmas in July

With all the sales on games, toys and electronics this summer we decide to celebrate Christmas in July by looking over the top Christmas toys from the 80’s to today. From Transformers to the BeyBlades, we reminisce about our favorite toys, watch some ...
WarioWare Smooth Moves

WarioWare Smooth Moves

[youtube id=”kNAVDNrfiNA” width=”633″ height=”356″] WarioWare Smooth Moves Good evening, Seamus the Leprechaun here, guest blogger on the Decrepit Gamer, comin atcha from the bowels of Southern Ireland, where the weather ...
Super Smash Bros. Brawl - Nintendo Wii

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

[youtube id=”lluwqYj4V70″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Super Smash Bros. BrawlSuper Smash Bros. Melee is one of my favorite games of all time, and when the sequel Brawl came out on the Wii I was more than excited. It ...
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Zelda: Skyward Sword

[youtube id=”DqlR82knqng” width=”633″ height=”356″] Zelda: Skyward SwordFor those who don’t know, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time has been my favorite game since I first played it back in 2000. While ...
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NES Remix 1 and 2

[youtube id=”n75VJyKUAbg” width=”633″ height=”356″] NES Remix 1 and 2 I always view the NES era of gaming through sugar-frosted spectacles, forever unable to uncover much fault in this special time when I started identifying ...
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No More Heroes

[youtube id=”dQTEfRi7bwA” width=”633″ height=”356″] The game features a free roaming world with Travis moving around on foot or on his trusty scooter, the “Schpeltiger”. Originally planned as an ultraviolent ...
Chew Man Fu

Chew-Man-Fu

Perhaps it is the Japanese equivalent to the Ham-burglar.  In Chew Man Fu your mission is to stop this hungry little man from stealing all the worlds’ fried rice and egg rolls. The game plays sort of like Pengo and you have to take out the enemies ...
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Skylanders: Giants

Whoever came up with the concept for Skylanders is a marketing genius.  The recipe is so pitch perfect it’s hard to believe it took this long for someone to execute:  Take the elemental centered and “gotta buy them all” appeal of Pokemon, mix ...
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Three reasons to love New Super Mario Bros 2

Since it arrived on Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL earlier this year, New Super Mario Bros 2 has stayed firmly in the top half of the UK top ten. But what is it about this latest entry in the Mario franchise that makes it the next evolution in the ...
Activision classic Pitfall! reaches 30 year anniversary

The Classic Gaming Birthday Round Up

The Classic Gaming Birthday Round Up Over the last two weeks a number of iconic classic games have had birthdays. The following is a grouping of those postings from Patrick Scott Patterson. August 27The original Super Mario Kart, perhapsNintendo‘s ...
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Nintendo Download Highlights: Vol 23

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop The Legend of Zelda™ – Celebrate the Nintendo eShop “8-bit Summer” series with this smash-hit adventure, originally released on the NES™ ...
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Bubble Bobble

 This is the beginning of a fantastic story!! Let’s make a journey to the cave of monsters!I know, too many exclamations. Well, when you are reviewing Bubble Bobble, you just can’t help yourself!So what is this game about ? Well, in case ...
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Latest sales figures show all three modern consoles now top lifetime NES sales

Latest sales figures show all three modern consoles now top lifetime NES sales The Nintendo Entertainment System defied the odds as the 1980s came to a close.  Released in a video game market that American retailers had written off as a fad, the NES ...
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Passwords of the Past

We have to thank our gaming developers for coming up with a way of saving our progress without those annoying long passwords. Remember the good old days of the NES where you would be very far in a game called Metroid. You decide to take a break and go ...
Urine-controlled video games installed in London bar

Urine-controlled video games

Urine-controlled video games Originally shared by GameCasa, after watching this I just had to share it with you all. I personally never understood a television in the bathroom. Even if you take a long shower do you really pay attention to the T.V.? On ...
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Video of the Day: Game Deaths

This video is just to awesome not to share. This video shows death scenes from various classic games to a great remix tune. Enjoy. [youtube width=”600″ height=”480″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJ6APKIjFQY[/youtube] (Dir.: Rob ...