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Blizzard Looking To Get Warcraft Games Updated For Modern PCs

Blizzard Looking To Get Warcraft Games Updated For Modern PCs Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness is the game that helped make me into the man I am today. After all, it was the first major PC game that I got that I played with for hours on end, killing orcs by the score and making my own custom maps and playing with the various cheat codes available on it. What’s...
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Dumping Ground For Millions Of Copies Of E.T. Game To Be Excavated

Dumping Ground For Millions Of Copies Of E.T. Game To Be Excavated Many of you have probably heard about how bad E.T. the Extra Terrestrial for the Atari 2600 was, but there’s quite a few people out there who haven’t been able to fathom just how terrible of a game E.T. was. It wasn’t just bad in the sense that the game was practically unplayable. No, this...
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Kirby’s Adventure Is Now On Sale – Nintendo’s 30th Anniversary Promotion

Kirby’s Adventure Is Now On Sale – Nintendo’s 30th Anniversary Promotion You have 24 hours days to meet their demands 1,558 Zambian Kwacha in unmarked bills, and we’ll release Kirby’s Adventure to you unharmed and on your WiiU. That’s right, for the price of less than a third of a dollar, you can own this Nintendo Classic, thanks to Nintendo’s ongoing...
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SkiFree Skis Its Way To iOS

SkiFree Skis Its Way To iOS In those days before high-speed always-on internet it was found that some of the best games of those days were often free. Many people, for example, loved the game Chex Quest, which came free in boxes of Chex cereal and was actually just a modded version of Doom. There was another game out there, however,...
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Microsoft Hints At Possible Killer Instinct Revival?

Microsoft Hints At Possible Killer Instinct Revival? Many of us who owned a Super Nintendo as a kid (or adult, if that was your thing in the 90s!) have had the fortune of playing Killer Instinct, a fighting game featuring the likes of Dinosaurs, Robots, Frozen Dudes, and Half Naked Women.  It was hard to miss with its trademark black case, a stark contrast...
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Sonic Adventure 2 Gets An HD Remake!

Sonic Adventure 2 Gets An HD Remake! When many people think of the Sonic the Hedgehog series, they remain adamant that the Genesis/Sega CD Sonic’s are the only true Sonic games. After all, it was the 2d platformer perfected, with a perfect balance of speed, puzzle solving, and excitement that you rarely see in a game. I like to contend,...
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Retro Gaming: A Difficulty Curveball

Retro Gaming: A Difficulty Curveball   I’ve heard it said many times during conversations that involve ongoing fits of nostalgia: “They just don’t make games like they used to.”  Players claim that games now are made to baby the player, and are nowhere near as challenging (or as good) as the rage-enducing games from the early...
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FFVII Re-Release Won’t Feature Microtransactions

FFVII Re-Release Won’t Feature Microtransactions When it comes to Square Enix’s money makers, I think it’s safe to say that Final Fantasy VII is one of their biggest ones. Between the multitude of sequels/prequels, the movie, and even just sales of the game itself, it’s not hard to see that Square Enix loves making money off of this...
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