Tag: megadrive

The Cost of Retro Gaming (on original equipment)

I was thinking about my retro gaming collection the past week and how my collecting has unfortunately slowed down (for various reasons) … and thought I’d discuss some of the challenges I’ve had when it comes to retro gaming. Maybe there are people considering collecting for retro gaming or ones who share the same sentiments…

Real Neat Blogger Nomination

Thanks to Red Metal for this nomination. I’m chuffed to get my first ever nomination for my blog. I’ve made a number of blogs in the past so it’s nice to have made one which people enjoy reading and consider ‘Real Neat’. Sometimes likes and comments are a good indicator of a blogs success but…

Everyone’s Favorite Blue Hedgehog

Recently I played through Sonic 1 and 2 on both the Master System and Mega Drive, I also recently completed Sonic Adventure. In amongst a slew of other Sonic games I’ve played through (Some not completing yet!) in recent years and in my lifetime I felt compelled to write about Sonic from my own perspective.…

I accidentally.. every console (PART 4)

So I went to my Dad’s place, curious about what consoles he had lying around. Being invested in console gaming at this point, I felt it my duty to find and restore these treasured possessions and see if they still work. I bundled them in boxes and took them to my house and worked with…