Category Archives: Console

Video Games at home.

Eighties flashback cartoon

MALL 84 from Gervart on Vimeo.

Posted in Arcade Games, Console, Diversions | Tagged | Comments Off on Eighties flashback cartoon

The new Star Wars Battle Pod game is weak

I was so stoked when I saw the preview and articles regarding this successor to the old 1983 video game I still play at Pinballz. Well I got my opportunity to play it a couple times at Dave & Busters … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console | Tagged | Comments Off on The new Star Wars Battle Pod game is weak

Rock Band 4 represents the return to the basics

One of my favorite video games of all-time is back after a multi-year hiatus and getting a divorce from the meddling corporations (aka MTV and EA). I saw the one story about Guitar Hero returning too but there was a link … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console, Music | Tagged | Comments Off on Rock Band 4 represents the return to the basics

Ouch! The E.T.-Atari legend is (mostly) true

To give you an idea about the joke from the back cover of MAD in 1982, that $38 suggested price for one of the worst video games ever made would be $90. I thought the new PS4 and XboxOne stuff jumping … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console | Tagged , | Comments Off on Ouch! The E.T.-Atari legend is (mostly) true

The Simpsons Hit & Run is a Must Buy

Woo hoo! A me-too game that really rocks! Combining the Simpsons with Grand Theft Auto makes the perfect marriage of violence, mayhem and humor. The overall story is something about an alien invasion but who cares! You get to drive … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console | Tagged , | Comments Off on The Simpsons Hit & Run is a Must Buy

Futurama is only for Fans

The show may have been cancelled on Fox but Futurama gets a temporary reprieve through this video game. Despite it being unoriginal (run, jump, shoot and gather), it is dedicated to the program’s humor and perspective which appeals to the … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console | Tagged , | Comments Off on Futurama is only for Fans

Rygar: The Legendary Adventure, still two-dimensional

It’s hard to find a reason to complain about a new PS2 game that only costs $15 but somehow the people behind this updated version of Rygar succeeded! At first, it looks pretty exciting because a well-loved sidescroller (2-D) from … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console | Tagged | Comments Off on Rygar: The Legendary Adventure, still two-dimensional