Tag Archives: retro

Nintendo Switch Talk with Xander Skullion | Switchmania Playcast

I was able to get my buddy Xander Skullion from the XS Gaming Podcast on to chat. We talk about everything from the Nintendo Switch to the Yakuza series to even the differences in next generation gaming and ports. It … Continue reading

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E3 2019 and A Hole New World | Switchmania Playcast Episode 06

E3 2019 happened and we go in depth on all of the Nintendo Switch games physically confirmed, and some we would like to be! We also go over our game of the week A Hole New World, which is a … Continue reading

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Retro City Rampage DX | Switchmania Playcast Episode 04

This week we go down the nostalgia rabbit hole with Retro City Rampage DX. What did we think of this overload of 80s and 90s references and NES-style gameplay?

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VGBS 66 – Double Dragon IV (PS4 & Steam): A Great Game?

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Dahna: Megami Tanjou REVIEW for Sega Mega Drive | 2D Golden Axe | Rewind Mike

There I was, scrolling through my list of Genesis roms, completely bored out of my mind.. and saw I the name “Hercules”. I decided to give it a shot, damn well knowing it was going to be a horrible bootleg, … Continue reading

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Macbat 64 : Journey of a Nice Chap for PC | Nintendo 64 Collectathon Style | Rewind Mike

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Hagen’s Alley Books 101 – Learn About the Different Series

As things get larger and we get more books released here at Hagen’s Alley, I feel like it’s now time to put up a little 101 and FAQ about all of the different book series that we offer. That way … Continue reading

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Alwa’s Awakening Review | 8 Bit Metroidvania | Rewind Mike

Alwa’s Awakening►http://store.steampowered.com/app/549260 🔽🔽A little story about the conception of Alwa’s Awakening🔽🔽 Alwa’s Awakening has a story that begins in 2014, when one person, Mikael, had the dreams to create a video game. The Dream stemmed from an evening playing NES … Continue reading

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VGBS 59 – The Legend of Zelda (NES) Part 2

It’s time to get ready to do the Gleeok Rock! We are officially over 100 hours with just VGBS which is insanity! We continue down the Hylian path into oblivion with our Legend of Zelda stories. Join us for the … Continue reading

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Misunderstood Gem | Solstice: Quest for the Staff of Demnos Review for NES | Rewind Mike Feat Wiiguy

This is one of those games everyone had trouble with, there isnt one person I know that can beat it. Although most people have played it and do enjoy, the difficulty makes it almost unapproachable. SO I decided to TACKLE … Continue reading

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Honorable Mentions: SEGA Genesis / Mega Drive Games | Rewind Mike

Here is a list of games that have all made it to multiple list. I’ve just never done anything with all these idea. It was high time to pull the trigger. These are a few of the games I thought … Continue reading

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Honorable Mentions – 10 Fantastic Game Boy Ports (feat Westapo) | Rewind Mike

Here we have a list of fantastic ports that are PREFECT for traveling, or at home consumption. Overall we notice the games that are zoomed in a bit to make things function properly, and cut down on sprite flicker. So … Continue reading

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VGBS 47 – NES Homebrew Haunted Halloween ’85 Developer Interview! – Voicemail and Text Hotline: (262) 264-VGBS

Continuing where Episode 46 left off, we interview Tim and Greg from Retrotainment Games who created Haunted Halloween ’85! We over-analyze Haunted ’85 and try to delve into the psyche of what drove these guys to create such a game. … Continue reading

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VGBS 35 – How we buy our games & Kickstarter Tips – Voicemail and Text Hotline: (262) 264-VGBS

From the mouth of Kyle Gilbert…VGBS 35 consists of OCD hoard buying, leaving a game at a store for someone else vs selling it online to a good home, Kickstarter Do’s and Don’ts…good shit. This is VGBS!

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Top Ten NES Games

  Growing up with the Nintendo Entertainment System, it has always been near and dear to my heart. There are so many classic gems that I have had a personal experience with that it is extremely hard to narrow it … Continue reading

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