Hey, I Remember That!
By Evan Doll | Childhood memories from the '80s and '90s.
Seven years ago, Shawn McCleskey, a dealer of rare video games, trading cards, and vintage machine guns in Memphis, Tennessee, made one of the biggest sales of his career. It unfolded like a Robert Ludlum novel. A man calling himself Wolf wired McCleskey fifty-five thousand dollars, then showed up …Gaming
Remember the 1980s? Everyone had big hair and cassette players and a bunch of stuff I can't properly reference because I wasn't born yet. Anyway, …Nintendo
<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutras community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …Photoshop
Awl Pal Christian Brown reports from the ground: There you have it. Pogs are back now.Photo by Burkazoid
Even at 1080p, we don't have a clean 2x scale we can round down to. If I could go back in time I definitely would have picked something easier to …Orthodox Christianity
<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutras community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …Game Design
Final Fantasy II for the Super NES is one of my all-time favorite games. I remember often wondering what the Japanese version of the game was like – …Final Fantasy
There was a time when video games, much like the tiny computers that powered them, seemed like a passing fad. In the late seventies, millions of young people flocked to arcades for all the flashing colors and fantastical worlds, for unprecedented feelings of authorship and control. To skeptics, …Game Development
Ever felt that the limited edition consoles out there are a bit dull? Over the last few years console modder <b>Vadu Amka</b> has been giving the likes of …Nintendo
<b>Select Your Hero 2.0: Gaming Heroes</b><p>3.5” X 4.5” individually signed mini prints, plus the first 50 gaming related orders will also receive a free mystery hero print.
Time flies. Years that seem recent can quickly become buried in the past, and if you tune out for a second, you can quickly find yourself standing in …Back to the Future
The first 30 minutes of Robert Zemeckis’s 1989 movie takes place in the distant future – 21 October 2015. Self-confessed Back to the Future nut Catherine Shoard takes a look at its accuracy<p>Welcome to Back to the Future day. On 21 October 2015 we will finally be at the point in time to which Marty …Back to the Future
<i>Welcome to the</i><i>Music Roundtable, a blatant rip-off of TV Club’s</i> <i>TV Roundtable feature</i><i>. Here, music writers and fans discuss recent reissues, hot new releases, or just records we like. This time, we’re talking about the newly remastered reissue of Dave Matthews Band’s 1994 breakthrough,</i> Under The …Music
<i>Special Topics In Gameology is an in-depth look at a specific corner of the gaming world in miniseries form. For this edition of the feature—Empty Spaces—we’re examining games’ most fascinating realms of desolation.</i><p>“Sabishii” is how Hironobu Sakaguchi described the type of game he wanted to make …Final Fantasy
R.A. Montgomery, author and publisher of the <i>Choose Your Own Adventure</i> children’s book series, has died at age 78 at his home in Vermont.<p>Raymond Almiran Montgomery graduated from Williams College and attended Yale Divinity School. After being dismissed from Yale for truancy, he began working on …Choose Your Own Adventure
A great way to take a trip back in time.<p>The introduction of the Game Boy Advance marked a new generation of gaming handhelds for Nintendo. The first …