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Retrogaming and Other Fond Memories

It’s 3:45 pm on a Friday in November when the yellow school bus pulls up outside. A line of excited children rush from the bus into their homes and dump their books on their beds. 388 more words


Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage! Review

Spyro 2: Ripto’s Rage! was Insomniac’s second entry in their Spyro the Dragon series, and continued the Sony Playstation’s unique brand of platforming heroes during the late 90s. 938 more words

Video Games

Spyro the Dragon Review

The early years of the Playstation saw the rise of many new faces in gaming, as Sony was building its brand to compete with the established franchises of Nintendo and Sega. 657 more words

Video Games

New Additions 05/08/15

When I was a Tween, I made the decision to throw out all of my game boxes and manuals. More cupboard space, more games I could buy and fit in, right? 239 more words

Game Collecting

A Naughty Dog Classic | Crash Bandicoot: Warped

Spinning back the clock to 1998, Crash Bandicoot: Warped was the 3rd, most popular installment in the series of Crash Bandicoot. Crash Bandicoot: Warped continues from where… 450 more words


Spyro The Dragon - Gateway To Glimmer: The Review

Developers: Insomniac Games
Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment
Plot: Avalon is taken over by an evil tyrant, Ripto, putting them under a world of misery and oppression. 834 more words


Nostalgia By (Art) Design: ‘Spyro the Dragon’ Analysis, Part One

One of the most vivid video game-related memories of my childhood came in the form of a little purple dragon. While I know I’m not alone in turning a platformer into a symbol for idle childhood days spent slumped in front of a television, it unfortunately hasn’t escaped my notice how this symbol in particular has fallen out of the public eye. 1,518 more words


KG reblogged this on Taking Over The World With Games and commented:

Great article on the first installment in the Spyro franchise. I played Year of the Dragon and loved every part of it! Reading this brings back great fun, decade-old memories of exploring the different worlds and meeting colorful characters. I look forward to parts 2 and 3!