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Nintendo Online – Part Two

TL;DR After 12 days of using the service, I will conclude that in it’s present state.. it’s about worth the amount you pay… For me, I was most excited about the classic games, and I feel they’ve been implemented really well. For anyone who wants a refresh this link sums up what’s currently available, as well…

Nintendo Online – Part One

Ever since the Nintendo Switch came out March last year, the one thing I’ve been wanting to know more and more about is Nintendo Online. Courtesy of the WayBack machine, here is a snap of the landing page for the service as it was on January 13, 2017!.. Lets all take a moment to truly appreciate…

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…

RIP Virtual Console

This is more of a follow up to my recent post: My thoughts on Switch Virtual Console which at the time of writing I had no idea Nintendo planned to announce their paid online service in early May (yesterday). For those unaware of this, however I’m sure everyone reading this would be aware. The information about the…

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…

I accidentally.. every console (PART 3)

My Dad used to be a console collector of sorts when he was younger. Some of which he collected personally when he was into video gaming himself, and some which he was given years after the consoles were in their heyday (Something I’m pretty glad he did). I don’t remember exactly, but one of the…