Category: Nostalgia

Classic Mondays: Robot City

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The 90s were the golden age of point-and-click adventure games. An excellent but relatively unknown entry in the genre was Robot City.

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The Weekend Album: Ninja Gaiden (NES)

Image obtained from Retro-Treasures

When most people think about the NES version of Ninja Gaiden, they usually think about the brutal difficulty, or the wall-clinging abilities of Ryu Hayabusa, or the extremely well done cutscenes. But what about the soundtrack?

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Classic Mondays: Secret of Evermore

Rounding out the Holy Quadrilogy of RPGs on the SNES (Secret of Mana, Secret of Evermore, Final Fantasy III (aka VI), and Chrono Trigger), Secret of Evermore offered up gorgeous graphics, a story that spanned the breadth of your imagination, and a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack that still gives me goosebumps to this day.

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Classic Mondays: Sanitarium

In this week’s Classic Mondays feature, we take a look at the 1998 PC adventure classic Sanitarium.

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Classic Mondays: Deadlock

In this week’s Classic Mondays feature, we take a look at the 1996 turn-based strategy PC classic Deadlock: Planetary Conquest.

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Classic Mondays: Die By the Sword

Classic Mondays makes its long overdue return with a look at this dismemberment-happy PC legend from the late 90′s.

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20 years later: Blaster Master

After twenty years, I return to the top-down shooting, vehicle platforming world of Blaster Master.

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Legend of Grimrock

Legend of Grimrock strikes a perfect balance between accessibility and nostalgia.

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20 years later: Faxanadu

After playing Faxanadu for the first time in 20 years, I’m happy to say that it’s even better than I remember.

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Dungeons and Dragons Campaign, night 12

This is the session log from the twelfth night in a custom Dungeons and Dragons campaign I’m a part of.

Be sure to read our previous campaign sessions.

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