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Best Top Digger Truck Kids Games For iPad & iPhone

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There are a couple of great truck games on the iPad you might enjoy for your kids that I wanted to share. As far as construction truck and Schoolbus games for kids go, these are …

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Advantage: Programmar bring the NSFW gaming lyrics to you with style

January 31, 2009 – 10:25 pm |
Advantage: Programmar bring the NSFW gaming lyrics to you with style

What would you say if I told you that there exists a band which performs classic video game themes and sets lyrics to them? Lyrics that not only have nothing to do with the game, …

Dracula’s Curse is now on Virtual Console

January 13, 2009 – 4:17 pm |

The Castlevania swan song of the eight bit era is now available for play on Wii Virtual Console. It was released yesterday, and somehow I managed to overlook this until now. Months of waiting for …

Review: Mega Man 9

January 11, 2009 – 12:22 am |
Review: Mega Man 9

What is it?
Mega Man 9 is the first episode in the original Mega Man series in more than a decade. It’s a download-only game, and is available on all three of the home consoles for …

A stroll through the castle with Simon Belmont and Dracula

December 12, 2008 – 11:38 pm | 7 Comments

It’s hard to believe it’s been more than 20 years now since the first Castlevania game came out. As I continue to struggle in the final battle of Order of Ecclesia, I think about all …

The second, but not final, word on Mega Man 9

December 8, 2008 – 9:00 pm |
The second, but not final, word on Mega Man 9

Have you downloaded Mega Man 9 yet? If you’re a fan of the original games you really owe it to yourself to do so, unless you’re prone to throwing controllers. I mean that, seriously. I …

Amazing push-pin Super Mario Bros 3 mural

November 27, 2008 – 10:10 am |

That’s right, this is made entirely of push-pins. At the Student Computer Center at the University of the Fraser Valley, the CIS Student Association has assembled this excellent scene from Super Mario Bros 3. This …

Stone Age Gamer keeping the good old days… good

November 18, 2008 – 9:19 pm |

Old school gaming may be experiencing a bit of a renaissance here on Aeropause thanks to neat brick-and-mortal retailers like PlayNTrade, but it’s common knowledge that the Internet is an excellent place to find old …

Gutsman and Shadow Man spotted at CVS, captured in plastic

October 23, 2008 – 8:51 pm | 2 Comments

Most people go to CVS for prescriptions. That’s what I went there for this evening, in fact. While waiting for that, I wandered around the store and my gamer sense led me to these two …

The Castlevania addict tries to go home, but lacks depth of pocket

October 15, 2008 – 10:01 pm |
The Castlevania addict tries to go home, but lacks depth of pocket

My history with Castlevania is a long and complex one, but I’ll keep it pretty simple: I started with Simon’s Quest and was hooked solidly. I bought Castlevania III at launch… it goes on from …

First Thirty: Mega High! Mega Man 9 (WiiWare, PSN)

October 5, 2008 – 12:44 pm |

As a total Mega Man junkie, I practically peed myself at the news that Mega Man 9 was coming. Looking back at that news, it was nothing compared to the revelation that Mega Man 9 …

Laugh or cry, but Mega Man 9 is live

September 22, 2008 – 7:42 pm |
Laugh or cry, but Mega Man 9 is live

Whether or not you should pick up Mega Man 9 depends on one simple question: When you are flung to your doom by a cunningly-placed brick popping out of the wall, do you laugh at …

What if Metal Gear Solid 4 was an NES game?

August 27, 2008 – 7:54 pm |

Doctored screenshots are fun. Completely faked ones are even better, as long as they’re not passed off as real.
With that, I’ll suggest you check out this compilation of faux screenshots compiled over at Infendo. In …

Enterprising Mega Fan composes lyrics to the Mega Man 3 theme

August 25, 2008 – 11:04 am |

This YouTube video dares to ask the question we’ve never considered: what if the title theme from Mega Man 3 had lyrics? Thankfully, the answer is not one that takes itself too seriously, and I’m …

Mario’s Enemies Get Even

July 30, 2008 – 11:18 am |

College Humor has put together a great animation on the revenge of Mario’s enemies – Bowser’s minions. In the clip you’ll see that CH did their homework as most of Mario’s foes are there from …

Read-a-long Bonus Stage! The best Nintendo system for third party games is…

July 28, 2008 – 10:37 pm | 9 Comments

In the August 2008 “20th Anniversary” issue of Nintendo Power, the NP staff neatly ranked their Top 20 games for each Nintendo system. Using their lists and some high-end mathematical voodoo, I am going to …

Bionic Commando Rearmed almost here, still looks very nice

July 28, 2008 – 8:38 pm |

Back before I had a PS3, I was pretty bummed that Bionic Commando Rearmed was not slated to appear on WiiWare. Let’s face it, we all have very fond memories of that old NES game …