Hard Drivin’ was one of those arcade games that was simply amazing for arcade goers of the time. From the cabinet to the game play, it was quite revolutionary for the time. Sure, now it doesn’t look like much but back then, it was quite a challenge to get good at it (HD was not [...]
Archive for the ‘Retro’ Category
When gaming was still coming out of the ether and trying to figure out what it is really all about (this is after an initial failure in the mid 1980′s). Gaming was unique back then, we didn’t have billion dollar sellers, we had unique takes on genres that seems to be gone today as “me [...]
The Nintendo Entertainment System, a console that is credited with reviving the North American home video game market, continues to get new games even decades after Nintendo discontinued the platform. This latest title we are talking about is a Role Playing Game (RPG) called Candelabra: Estoscerro by Sly Dog Studios.
While many gamers are aware of the Resident Evil game that was headed to the Game Boy Color, how many know that there was a company in Italy that took it upon themselves to port Resident Evil 2 to the Game Boy Advance, without permission apparently. While it was a tech demo, something developers use [...]
Rather than doing the boring same old top five games of this general persuasion, which is quite boring and unimaginative, I’ve decided to do a special three list of titles that Nintendo really should had as launch titles on the 3DS, if for nothing else, coolness factor. If you started gaming when they started calling [...]
When I first discovered Godzilla Domination, I was apprehensive about it. I was a dyed in the wool fan of King of Monsters fan from way back when it first hit arcades (and later certain home consoles). One thing that constantly came to mind while play KoM oh so many years ago was how cool [...]
This is our first Bandit Gaming here on Gaming on Nintendo, something we have been waiting for awhile to debut. We needed a cool game to do that though, something worthy of the inaugeral article in this area and we finally found one. Konami Wai Wai World for the Nintendo Famicom is now translated into [...]
If you plan on getting Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D when it launches this Friday, May 24th, you may want to check out Best Buy’s newest offer. If you preorder the game right now, Best Buy will throw in a free download code for Super Mario Bros: The Lost Levels on 3DS. Hard to argue [...]
The SNES classic, Super Metroid, will be available on the Nintendo Wii U eShop tomorrow, May 15th, for the bargain price of 30 cents. When Nintendo announced the Famicom 30th Anniversary line up of games for the Wii U Virtual Console, many gamers (including me) immediately targeted Super Metroid for download. Personally, I consider it [...]
Natsume has tweeted that their Game Boy Color release of Harvest Moon will be available on the 3DS eShop this Thursday, May 16th. Apparently, this is a colorized version of the original Harvest Moon on the Game Boy. Will you grab this farm sim game from the virtual console this week?