Zelda: A Link To The Past Game Review For SNES

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It's always tough to quantify how much of a cultural impact things have when you're looking back at them several years (or decades) later. No one can really put into words what it felt like to be alive when a piece of art that was iconic first came out.

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Don't focus Solely on Prices to Sell Used Video Games Online

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Sure, we all want to make the most money or save the most money with any given transaction we are planning. Sometimes there’s more to the transaction than just money. There are many factors that can contribute to having the best experience selling used video games online for cash.

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The Retro Gamers Guide for Buying Used Video Games Online

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The retro video-game market rakes in around 200 million dollars annually. This despite the fact that we live in a bit-torrent age where consumers want and expect free entertainment.

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How to Spot Counterfeit / Fake Super Nintendo Games - SNES

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Recently we obtained a box of some really Rare Super Nintendo titles.  At first glance it was pretty obvious to tell these games where not authentic.  Below are points about how to spot these fake/ counterfeit "reproduction" SNES Games.

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The Original Castlevania Nintendo NES Retro Review

Nintendo NES Castlevania Review

There are portions of Castlevania that will defeat you. Portions that will make you look back mournfully over your life and the decisions that led you up to this point – your 17th straight death courtesy the Medusa heads.

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The Complete Original Nintendo NES Label / Seal Guide

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The late 1970s saw the release of the Atari 2600 and the rise of the home gaming console. But by the early 1980s, it crashed and burned. This was due mostly to gamers’ frustration at sub-par games (“E.T. The Extra Terrestrial,” anyone?). The sentiment effectively killed the home-console market.

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The Myth and Rarity Behind Blockbuster Exclusive Video Games

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The newer generation of gamers may not remember Blockbuster Video. However, for those of us of a certain age the rental behemoth is almost impossible to forget. There was a time about 20 years ago when Blockbuster was as ubiquitous as McDonalds.

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Nintendo NES Review Super C

Nintendo NES Review Super C

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Super C is a throwback to the glory days – when men were men, and video games were punishingly, brutally difficult. Super C, the North American NES version of Super Contra, was released in 1990. It features the same muscle-toting, cigar smoking badass heroes that everyone loves.

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What Are The Expansion Ports Under A NES And N64 Used For?

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These days, game systems come with all kinds of I/O ports—USB, HDMI, Ethernet, Optical Audio and more. These portals are used to do everything from log online to connect digital cameras.

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Super Mario Bros 3 Nintendo NES Retro Review

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In the pantheon of game franchises, there are very few single entries that can lay claim to bringing sweeping, long-lasting changes to the franchise. In a storied franchise such as Mario, this feat is even more impressive.

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The Six Best X-Men Video Games You Gotta Play!

The Best X-Men Video Games to Play.

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The Ultimate! Video Game System Selling Guide

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Why, Where and How Should I Study Game Design?

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4 Dynamite Tips! For Selling Your Nintendo Games Online

Tips for Selling Video Games Online

It used to be a quick and simple process to sell your old Nintendo games. You’d take the cartridge to a used game retailer and exchange it for a couple of bucks. But that was back in the day.

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Thats Phat! The Best Video Games from the Year 1998 - Part 2

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1998, as we’ve talked about in the previous article, saw the release of some all-time classics. 3D began to take hold, and games and game developers responded in kind.

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4 of The greatest retro Batman Video Games from the 90's

The best retro Batman Games

The Dark Knight is without a doubt one of the most beloved comic book characters and pop culture icons of all time. Over decades, Batman’s brooding nature, ace detective skills and colorful gallery of villains have become second nature to most of us.

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Could A Video Game Be the Answer To Your Kid's ADD/ADHD?

Video Games helping kids with ADD/ADHD

Video games seem to be part and parcel of parenting today. And while kids love them, you might not be thrilled at the idea of your kid choosing video games over homework - especially if video games seem to be the only thing on which they can concentrate.

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Thats Phat! The Best Video Games from the Year 1998

Best Video Games from 1998

The year 1998 was a truly landmark year in video game history. This was the year Legend of Zelda finally went 3D. The first FPS with a stellar, story-driven campaign was released. The age of the modern stealth game began.

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3 Essential Tips! To Sell Used Video Games Online for Cash

Sell Video Games Online

Roughly, there are over 1 billion websites on the Internet.  That is an enormous amount of resources, services and business all scattered in one place.  It can be a daunting task to find out who is reputable and who is not.  Here are a few tips to help spot the best place to sell your video games to.

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Booyah! The Best Retro Video Games from 1997 - Part 2

Top Games from 1997

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