Posts Tagged ‘video games’
The title of this post is the chant that the prisoners recite in The Dark Knight Rises when Bruce Wayne is trying to climb out of the inescapable prison. It means something very close to “rise” judging by the context of the movie at that point and a few interviews I’ve seen with Hans Zimmer and/or Christopher Nolan. I love the Dark Knight trilogy. I find those movies to be …Read more →
This week on InRetroSpection we’re playing Super Mario Sisters-err-I mean The Great Giana Sisters! This quirky computer platformer draws more than a little inspiration from the famous Italian duo. But with the new remake on Kickstarter, it looks to be evolving into it’s own.Read more →
Have you played a bad game? How about a bad game you actually enjoyed but still knew it was bad? This week on InRetroSpection, in conjunction with Review a Bad Game Day, we look back on a game that had many of the right ideas, it just didn’t execute them well.Read more →
Today on Random Retro we pop in two completely different PS2 games but end up having slightly similar themes. Both are pretty “fluffed up” and wind up being hilarious failures. Or maybe we’re just bad at games….or both.Read more →
Hard to believe that Atari has been around for 40 years. And not just with the 2600 home console, they pioneered the very idea of video games. So this week we decide to grab some classic (and obscure) Atari games and try them out.Read more →
Before I start this post, I want to say thank you. The first Summer of Retro post was super popular. It got shared and I got comments and emails. You guys Tweeted me, responded on Facebook and G+. It really blessed my heart, I have to say. So, thank you all for that. How about an update for you good folks?
My first hit was from @orangecheetos on …Read more →
In this week’s retro randomness, we play a chubby little adventure and a Pocket….Monster….game….No, it’s not what you think.
This week we take a look at a trilogy of arcade games…if you can even call them games. Interactive cartoons probably best describes the Dragon’s Lair trilogy. Gruesome Death Simulator would also fit, because we die. A lot.
It’s episode 50!!! We’re halfway to 100!! To celebrate; Graeme, Joshua, and I each pick a favorite game to play and try and convince you why it’s so great
Do you love InRetroSpection but just haven’t had the time to watch? Well, with the 50th episode this week, we thought maybe a quick refresher on the last few episodes would be in order. Enjoy this and keep an eye out for InRetroSpection 50 coming out this week!