Zack Dixon

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Donkey Kong

Nintendo's iconic mascot first appeared in this 1981 arcade classic. Originally named "Jumpman," he hopped barrels and climbed ladders in an effort to rescue "Lady" from the giant ape.

Lost to the Ages

Myst was supposed to change the face of gaming. What is its legacy 20 years later?<p><i>F</i><i>ew are chosen. Fewer succeed. Journey now to an island world</i> …

Old Enough To Remember Paperboy For NES? Now You Can Live It With Oculus Rift

Old school gamers will remember Paperboy, an arcade game — later ported to home systems like the NES and Atari ST — that let you savour the pleasure of virtually breaking your neighbours’ windows by tossing a rolled up newspaper through their front room as you powered past on your bike. Because …

Game Boy's Grandfather: Remembering the First Handheld Games

Long before the iPhone, Nvidia Shield, or even Nintendo's Game Boy, a group of pioneering portable games was born from the guts of digital calculators. This is the story of 9-volt gaming.<p><b>This past summer, as I drove with my family</b> to a vacation on Cape Cod, my two young sons started squabbling in …

Zelda Triforce Lamp - Original - Hanging or End Table

Built with a beautiful dark stained wood frame, and acrylic yellow plastic triforce. The sides of the lamp are stylized with 8-bit pixelated goodness to convey the golden glow of the triforce, and also cast great light around the room.<p>The lamp is bigger than it looks (that picture frame is a …

Nine Legitimately Awesome Video Game Soundtracks

Of all the things that make a great video game, there’s no understating the importance of a well-crafted soundtrack. Whether simple 8-bit …

Final Fantasy

Super Mario fully implemented in HTML5

Full Screen Mario is Josh Goldberg's complete remake of the classic Super Mario Brothers in HTML5. You can play re-creations of the original levels, …