The Adventures of Bayou Billy Retro Review: No Big Easy Mode

The Adventures of Bayou Billy might have flown under many radars when it was first released in North American in June of 1989. It had previously been released under the nom de guerre “Mad City” in August 1988 in Japan, where surprisingly it was much easier than its region 1 counterpart. Because Bayou Billy was so… Continue reading

I Confess: Metroid

If we had all the time in the world to play video games, there would be no game left un-played. With all of life’s distractions, it is a miracle we can finish any game. Everyone has those games that they never got around to, and over time the regret and embarassment starts to add up…. Continue reading

Gamer’s Journey: Giving Up the Brothers for the World

When I first heard that the Super Nintendo was coming out, I was obviously excited. Having been brainwashed by Nintendo Power to love all things Nintendo, I just had to have this amazing video game platform. The games looked awesome when compared to the ones thus far released on the NES. Starting at that young… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Favorite Game On The NES: Part 2

This week continues our discussion of everyone’s favorite NES game. Last week we went for mostly games everyone has heard about. This week we get into some strange, obscure and sometimes awful games that for some reason many of us loved. Mr. Pwrglove start us off. Pwrglove In terms of what brings people back to… Continue reading