Video Game Retrospectives

Experience nostalgia as we take a deep dive into gaming treasures from the good old days.

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World of Illusion: Donald Duck Joins the Fun

Can Mickey and Donald escape?

March 2, 2021 - World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck is a 1992 platformer and the sequel to Castle of Illusion. In this game, Mickey and Donald get sucked into a magic box containing the world of illusion and while inside; they must traverse various Disney worlds to escape.
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Castle of Illusion: A Disney Classic

An adventure to save your mouse

February 4, 2021 - Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse is a 1990 2D platformer where Mickey has to save Minnie from the selfish witch Mizrabel who wants to use her evil powers to make Minnie ugly and make herself beautiful.
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Sonic the Hedgehog: A First-Timer's Perspective

Let's give SEGA's mascot a shot

January 19, 2021 - Back in the '90s and early '00s, I was the proud owner of Nintendo's consoles but unfortunately, not a Sega Genesis. In fact, I played very few of Sonic's games in my life and was unimpressed by the ones I experienced.
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PlayStation Hidden Gems (Part 3)

Puzzles, shooting, and plundering

January 13, 2021 - There are so many games constantly releasing that it's sometimes fun to take a break and rediscover some classics so here are 5 PS1 games from my personal collection that I think deserve much more attention. Maybe you'll see something you like!
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Star Fox 2: Back From Obscurity

Unearthing a 16-bit treasure

December 5, 2020 - Star Fox 2 is a fun shooter for SNES and it has some interesting history so allow me to explain what it's all about in this retrospective.
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Super Mario RPG: A SNES Treasure

Role-play to save the Mushroom Kingdom

October 17, 2020 - Super Mario RPG is one of the coolest RPGs on the Super NES. Releasing in 1996, it came out after Final Fantasy VI but not long before next generation RPG classics and it has held up extremely well so let's check it out.
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Kirby Game Boy Games

The phenomenal portable pink puffball

April 21, 2020 - Kirby has a long history of fun-filled adventures and it all started on the original Game Boy so let's explore his humble pocket-sized origins.
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GameCube Hidden Gems (Part 2)

5 treasures on tiny discs

April 20, 2020 - Although Nintendo's GameCube didn't have the longest lifespan, it had a ton of cool games so here are 5 gems that you may enjoy.
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F-Zero: A SNES Racing Classic

Grand Prix 2560

April 18, 2020 - F-Zero is an awesome high-speed racer for Super Nintendo so let's see if it feels fun to play nearly 3 decades after its initial release.
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Super Nintendo Hidden Gems (Part 2)

5 fun retro treasures

April 15, 2020 - After playing the latest and greatest game releases, it's fun to dig in to some classics so here are 5 SNES gems that you may enjoy.
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