‘Straight Outta Console’ The NES Mixtape

If you’ve ever wondered what would happen if the worlds of hip hop and Nintendo were to ever collide, then allow us to direct you to the following link: http://heathmcnease.bandcamp.com, which gives you a pretty good idea of what sort of sound might echo from the impact.

Here you’ll find ‘Straight Outta Console’, a free hip hop mixtape comprising 19 tracks featuring music samples taken from a number of … [ Read More... ]

Star Wars Escape From The Death Star

Some of you may be aware that I’m a big fan of board games. Well the other week my managing director was kind enough to give me the following awesome little present, for which I’m very grateful.

As you can see it’s an awesome Star Wars game from the late Seventies that has you attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil clutches of Darth Vader. I used to have … [ Read More... ]

Nintendo Gamecube 101: A Beginner’s Guide

Gamecube 101

Presented by Flake, Opethfan, Beak, and Racketboy
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After Sony helped finish off Sega’s career in the hardware business, Nintendo knew it needed to come up with some solid hardware to follow up the N64 (and finally make the jump into optical media).   The Gamecube hardware was actually quite impressive when compared to the Dreamcast and PS2, but it also came … [ Read More... ]

The Best Game Boy Advance (GBA) Games Under $10

Cheapest Game Boy Advance Games

It is a great time for Game Boy Advance hunting.  Only a few GameStop stores are even carrying carts now and newer DS models aren’t backwards compatible with GBA titles, so demand is going down even more.  However, there is so much solid portable gaming to be had, you have to check into these great values.

For those that have and original DS, DS Lite (still backwards compatible) or have … [ Read More... ]