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Mega Man 3 Review

It’s not easy being the third entry in a popular series, no matter the medium. If the immediate sequel manages to live up to or surpass the original, then the threequel has an even steeper hill to climb. 734 more words

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 24 - Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico. The boardgaming legend is the main topic of the Heavy Cardboard crew in this episode. If you’ve never played this classic, listen to this episode and decide if it is a title you should try. 19 more words


New Super Mario Bros. Review

When New Super Mario Bros. was first released on the Nintendo DS in 2006, it was something special. It was the first Mario sidescroller in nearly a decade and a half. 811 more words

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Dick Tracy (NES, Game Boy, Sega)

Detective, Richard Tracy, private eye.  Private Dick.  This game is can be a Dick.

Dick Tracy for the NES was released by Bandai in August 1990. 557 more words


Baseball Fever; Buyer Beware

Having gone to the Pirate home opener and a couple games following, I had a bit of a fever, Baseball fever. And while I refuse to follow the ‘Battlin’ Bucs’ until they have 20 consecutive winning seasons, the desire to find a complementary baseball game swoons each spring. 507 more words


Nostalgia Wednesdays: Fallout

For just a few hundred bucks you can get an Asus T100- a PC/tablet hybrid with specs that would have been top of the line a decade ago. 881 more words


Grim Fandango Remastered: My Main Man Manny Returns

I just downloaded and began playing the remastered version of one of my all time favorite games, Grim Fandango. I’ve tried to play it over the years, yes I still have my original copy sitting right over there on the shelf, but the game wasn’t designed to run on today’s computers and routinely crashes. 1,712 more words

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