Monthly Archives: May 2016

retr0spective: Naughty Dog (Part One)

Greetings again, my fellow retr0pians, and welcome to the very first edition of “retr0spective”, a segment where I take a look at the histories of video game characters and companies of all types. And for my very first topic, I’ve

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REVIEW: Bubsy in Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind (1993, SNES)

Greetings, retr0pians. Over the past five months, I’ve reviewed quite a handful of Sonic clones. Some good, some not so good, and some so horrid that I feel to need to excessively shower just by uttering the names of them.

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COMING SOON: retr0spective

Greetings again, my fellow retr0pians! Starting this Sunday, I’ll be starting an all-new segment on the blog titled “retr0spective”, in which I’ll be discussing various video game characters, developers, and companies, and the long and interesting histories behind them. If

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NOW PLAYING: The Angry Birds Movie (2016, Sony/Rovio)

Greetings, retr0pians. As games have evolved more and more over time, so have the ways we play them. If you’re not seeing one of your relatives playing the latest Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto installment on an Xbox

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REVIEW: Wally Bear and the NO! Gang (1992, NES)

Greetings, retr0pians. Back in the day, one of the most prominent issues in our youth was the usage of drugs – an issue that was so prominent, in fact, that just about every medium of entertainment had to go out

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Playtonic Reveals A Slew of Details and Characters from Yooka-Laylee

After a year-long period of waiting, with the occasional character or soundtrack reveal here and there, Playtonic Games have finally come out from the shadows to reveal exactly what the heck’s been going on with their Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor, Yooka-Laylee.

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The Tetris Movie Trilogy And Hollywood’s Seemingly Hopeless Struggle With Video Games

Over the past several years, Hollywood has become more and more fixated on adaptations of pre-existing material rather than telling fresh and new stories. While this is definetely not a bad thing (for the most part), it’s looking to be

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