Tag: videogames

  • Hall of Fame Review – Conker’s Bad Fur Day (2001)

    Hall of Fame Review – Conker’s Bad Fur Day (2001)

    By Marshall Garvey Developer: Rareware Publisher: Rareware Release date: March 5, 2001 Platform: Nintendo 64 Rated: M for Mature Genre: Action, platforming Format: Single and multiplayer After its founding in 1985, the British game developer Rareware quickly made its name as a partner to Nintendo. Over the next few years, the company would produce over…

    By Marshall Garvey Developer: Rareware Publisher: Rareware Release date: March 5, 2001 Platform: Nintendo 64 Rated: M for Mature Genre: Action, platforming Format: Single and multiplayer After its founding in 1985, the British game developer Rareware quickly made its name as a partner to Nintendo. Over the next few years, the company would produce over…

  • Backlog Files Review – Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep

    Backlog Files Review – Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep

    For every gamer, there is a pile of games we swear we get to. They get put on our shelves, only to sit there for a duration of time until we notice them again. These are known as games in the backlog or on the backburner. While waiting for new releases, we’ve decided we’ll play…

    For every gamer, there is a pile of games we swear we get to. They get put on our shelves, only to sit there for a duration of time until we notice them again. These are known as games in the backlog or on the backburner. While waiting for new releases, we’ve decided we’ll play…

  • Like a Bull in a China Shop

    Can games based on movies be good? What could be done to improve them? By Christopher Medrano & Terry Randolph Recently, Chris has had the pleasure of playing a string of horrible games; Fast and the Furious and RIPD (which you can read here). Not surprisingly, these two games are based off of movies recently in…

    Can games based on movies be good? What could be done to improve them? By Christopher Medrano & Terry Randolph Recently, Chris has had the pleasure of playing a string of horrible games; Fast and the Furious and RIPD (which you can read here). Not surprisingly, these two games are based off of movies recently in…

  • Rack Mount Gaming PC

    I’m not sure when I originally had this idea, but I always though it would be cool to put my gaming PC in a rack. At one time I envisioned putting game consoles in rack mount boxes of some sort as well, but that has not come to fruition. Rack mount gaming PC on the…

    I’m not sure when I originally had this idea, but I always though it would be cool to put my gaming PC in a rack. At one time I envisioned putting game consoles in rack mount boxes of some sort as well, but that has not come to fruition. Rack mount gaming PC on the…

  • Childhood Gaming Traumas: The ReDeads from “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time”

    Childhood Gaming Traumas: The ReDeads from “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time”

    By Marshall Garvey Being born in 1989, I wasn’t introduced to the Zelda franchise until the blockbuster release of Ocarina of Time in 1998. Even when it came out, I had no personal interest in playing it, and only did so upon the insistence of my uncle Tim. With an N64 for Christmas that year…

    By Marshall Garvey Being born in 1989, I wasn’t introduced to the Zelda franchise until the blockbuster release of Ocarina of Time in 1998. Even when it came out, I had no personal interest in playing it, and only did so upon the insistence of my uncle Tim. With an N64 for Christmas that year…