Retro Rumble 2014!

Retro Rumble 2014!

Retro Rumble is back! Yesterday I had a retro gaming get-together with a retro gaming quiz and retro game competitions in my game room ^_^ I was very happy to have GamingGrannar visiting me for the weekend, they arrived already Friday to make a video of my retro game collection. Keep an eye out for the episodes … Continue reading

The Vectrex

The Vectrex

The Vectrex has always been a mystery to me, I haven’t really read up on it or anything, but it has crossed my path of hunting down retro games all over the web more than ones. I’ve always been intrigued and thought many times about whether I should get it on eBay or not. It … Continue reading

All my Famicom pickups from Tokyo game shops

All my Famicom pickups from Tokyo game shops

Finally updated the Famicom Collection Library, and also the Famicom Collage with the 103 Famicom carts I acquired in Tokyo :) It was not easy getting it all back home with a weight limit of 23kg for the suitcase and 10kg for the carry on, I had to send home 7 packages (all weighing less than … Continue reading

Retro game pickups in Tokyo

Retro game pickups in Tokyo

Finally I’ve had some time to go through all the games that were already on my desk before leaving for Japan, and also the 117 games I bought while in Tokyo!! :D On this trip to Tokyo I mainly focused on Famicom, I just went through every shelf of every retro gaming store and picked up … Continue reading

Arcades in Akihabara, Tokyo

Arcades in Akihabara, Tokyo

Tokyo is full of arcades, they’re everywhere! :D And they’re a lot of fun!    Personally I prefer playing the music and rhythm games. Here’s a funny video of one of Sega’s newer games Maimai: You can also find 4 player mario kart, where each get their own steering wheel and screen, and fun games … Continue reading

Retro Gaming Guide to Akihabara in Tokyo

Retro Gaming Guide to Akihabara in Tokyo

I’ve recently come back from a two week vacation in Tokyo, I went there with 5 other friends and we had a blast! ^_^    While in Tokyo I took the opportunity to go hunting for some retro games of course! I’ve been to Tokyo quite some times now, but I’ve only ever found Super Potato … Continue reading