Tag «N64»

BLOG – N64 Classic Edition – Predictions, Wants, and Needs

Learning From The Past Nintendo has made it clear that they have no intention on creating a Virtual Console service on Switch. And why would they? The NES Classic sold out the minute it became available and the SNES Classic is only now starting to become widely available without having to camp outside a retailer …

VIDEOCAST – Rampage World Tour N64

In celebration of the upcoming film adaption of Rampage, Squall and Gillman decide to play Rampage World Tour on N64. During the stream they talk about how bad the film is most likely going to be, Rampage in general, and Switch’s upcoming Labo. Also, the film is breaking canon from the games as wild animals …

BLOG – These BD&A Nintendo Plush Toys from 1997 Are Quite Valuable

Nintendo’s Beanie Babies Towards the end of 1996, Nintendo released the N64 console in America. At launch, and for months following, only two games were available: Super Mario 64 and Pilotwings 64. It wasn’t until the beginning of 1997 did this fan favorite Nintendo console really start to grow a library of games. Since launch …

VIDEOCAST – New Tetris N64

A few weeks ago Gillman brought up Tetris and Puzzle League in which I responded “we should play New Tetris on N64 because it is a good Tetris game.”  So we went a little retro this week and streamed this popular puzzle game. In the process we bitch about our 401ks losing money and how …

NEWS – Gamestop Now Selling Retro Games

Starting today, Gamestop is back to selling old video games. Their retro library currently lists several games from NES, SNES, Genesis, N64, PSOne, and Dreamcast. The selection of games available are some of the most notable each system has to offer at the Gamestop price you can expect. If you have grown tired of eBay, …

REVIEW – Star Fox 64 3D

Do A Barrel Roll… in 3D – Originally released back in 2011 when the 3DS was struggling, Star Fox 64 3D and The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time 3D acted as filler games in the slow line up of 3DS titles. Nintendo, being able to port these games quickly and without taking up too …

BLOG – Club Nintendo December 2014 Summary

Ending the Year – Nintendo is wrapping up 2014 with a low-cost Virtual Console heavy Club Nintendo offering for December 2014. The following games will be available from December 15 through January 19, 2015. Game #1 – Kirby’s Dreamland 3 (SNES on Wii U VC) Price – 200 Coins, normally $7.99 Summary – Kirby must …

BLOG – I was in Nintendo Power

Winning Arena Challenges – What can be said about Nintendo Power that has not already been said? Everyone knows it was an entertaining and highly influential monthly publication that basically acted as the internet of its day. An unmatched component to the overall Nintendo marketing strategy, there was one piece of Nintendo Power that allowed …