Tag Archive: classic

30 years later: Cannibal Holocaust

Considering we are a PG-13 website, this is the only picture from the film I feel comfortable posting. I'm not kidding.

30 years ago, Cannibal Holocaust was unleashed upon the world.  It went on to become one of the most controversial movies ever…no small feat, considering it came from the same country that gave us everything from Salo to Suspiria.  Hit the read more link for a look back at this blood-soaked classic.

Note: There are some story spoilers (not that you’d watch Cannibal Holocaust for the story, ha!)

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15 years later: Metal Warriors

It has been 15 years since Metal Warriors was developed by LucasArts and published by Konami on the Super Nintendo.  How does this action-packed classic hold up?

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Tetris DS mini review

Tetris is probably one of the most famous games ever…it’s been remade and ported to nearly every console and phone out there.  We all know it’s one of the greatest puzzle games ever created, but is the DS version actually worth your money?

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20 years later: Super Mario Bros. 3


That’s right, it has been nearly 20 years since Super Mario Bros. 3 was released.  Feeling old yet?  Read on to join us for some nostalgia.

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Mass Effect 2


The second entry in the Mass Effect trilogy has finally arrived.

Note:  No plot spoilers ahead, although game mechanics and certain nuances are discussed which some might consider spoilers.  This review covers the Xbox 360 version.

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Games From my Childhood: The Guardian Legend

the guardian legend nes box

Released in April of 1989 here in North America by legendary publisher Brøderbund, The Guardian Legend stands in a class all of its own.

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Suspiria (1977)


Our first entry in our Week of Horror series is Suspiria, a classic 1977 film by legendary Italian film maker Dario Argento.

Note:  Some slightly NSFW images inside

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20 years later: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)


With brutal difficulty, slightly stiff controls, and decent visuals, how has Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for the NES aged?  Read on to find out.

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Dragon Age


Dragon Age is finally upon us. How does Bioware’s latest hold up? Click through to find out. (No plot or NPC spoilers are contained within this review)

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Rainy Day Movie: Nosferatu

Rainy Day Movie is a feature here on Living With a Nerd that provides short insights into movies and series that you should save for a rainy day.  In this edition of Rainy Day Movie, we explore the legendary vampire film Nosferatu.

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