In this episode of Good Games for Bad Gamers, I play the classic Nintendo game Punch Out!! Unfortunately this version of the game is missing Iron Mike, but that doesn’t matter because I don’t come anywhere near the final bout of the game. Continue reading “I Suck At Punch Out (NES, 1987)”
In this episode of Good Games For Bad Gamers I play the arcade classic, Donkey Kong. Donkey Kong has a storied history for pro-gamers of the era all the way up to today. I am no where near a pro-gamer, in fact I’m the exact opposite. Continue reading “I Suck At Donkey Kong (NES, 1986)”
This is the first episode in a new series called “Good Games For Bad Gamers”. In this series I will play some retro and modern video games while coming to grips with the fact that I’m horrible at video games. Continue reading “I Suck At Ghosts ‘N Goblins (NES, 1986)”
Here is the “Pilot” episode of a new show I’ve been thinking about. Each episode I will cover three items from the 80s in a handy little encyclopedia like entry.
This episode features the letter “A” and covers the TV show Airwolf, the arcade classic Asteroids, and the G.I. Joe character Alpine. Don’t look for the alphabet to appear in a linear fashion. The next episode could be the letter “T” or the letter “F”. Who knows? That’s half the fun.
1984 was the last year that the ColecoVision was on the market and it was the best year in terms of innovative games that set the system apart from all of the others on store shelves.
This week I’m getting sentiMENTAL about the COLECOVISION again. This time I go back to 1983 and briefly talk about the crash -or- ATARI SHOCK as some have called it and I talk about my 5 favorite games for the system.