Tag Archives: Retro Gaming

TOP 5 BEST Ways To Play Retro Games | Arcade Regiment

There are many ways to play retro games. Some of them are easier than others but if you want to go back and relieve some memories from your childhood, then these are the top 5 BEST ways to play retro …

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Operation C – Game Boy – KWKview – KWKBOX

Kevin reviews Operation C on the Game Boy. Game: Operation C Platform: Game Boy Year: 1991 Click to Subscribe ► http://www.youtube.com/user/kwkbox?su… Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Support us on Patreon ► http://www.patreon.com/kwkbox Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX Follow us …

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Gunners Heaven – Playstation – KWKview – KWKBOX

Kevin reviews Gunners Heaven on the Playstation. Game: Gunners Heaven Platform: Playstation Year: 1995 Click to Subscribe ► http://www.youtube.com/user/kwkbox?su… Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Support us on Patreon ► http://www.patreon.com/kwkbox Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX Follow us on Google+ …

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F-Zero X – Nintendo 64 – Game Night – KWKBOX

  Kevin and Eric continue the F-Zero series with a look at the next installment on the Nintendo 64. Will this one be better or worse? Game: F-Zero X Platform: Nintendo 64 Year: 1998 Game Night Playlist ► https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0Lgb90RBvTcgoIxFw8uYVpdOxjtmGWww Support …

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Rocket Knight Adventures – Sega Genesis – KWKview – KWKBOX

  Kevin reviews Rocket Knight Adventures for the Sega Genesis. Game: Rocket Knight Adventures Platform: Sega Genesis Year: 1993 Click to Subscribe ► http://www.youtube.com/user/kwkbox?su… Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Support us on Patreon ► http://www.patreon.com/kwkbox Follow us on Twitter ► …

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Golden Age of Retro Gaming | PGPerspective | Arcade Regiment

  Are we living in a golden age of retro gaming? Pour yourself a drink and find out. Let me know your thoughts on the state of retro gaming as well. For additional posts by  Arcade Regiment: Click Here Join the …

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VGBS 54 – AVGR Expo 2016 Memories (Part 2)

AVGR Expo in Chicago was one of the few gaming conventions this year that both Jeff and Kyle were able to attend together. In this second part, we continue to talk about our favorite stories from the weekend.This is VGBS! …

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Retro Video Game Bubble #CUPodcast Response | RGT 85

  On a recent episode of the CUPodcast, a topic of discussion was the retro video game bubble and the looming “burst” that will be on the horizon. I think we are far from it though, and I explain why! …

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VGBS 53 – AVGR Expo 2016 Memories (Part 1)

AVGR Expo in Chicago was one of the few gaming conventions this year that both Jeff and Kyle were able to attend together. In this first part, we talk about our favorite stories from the weekend. This is VGBS! Please …

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Fayetteville Comic Con 2016 Tour and Pick Ups! | RGT 85

Fayetteville Comic Con 2016 is in the books! Check out my tour of the event floor, some of the guests, and of course what I bought at Fayetteville Comic Con 2016! For additional posts by  RetroGamingTube 85: Click Here Join the …

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PAT THE NES PUNK INTERVIEW (Ultimate Nintendo: Guide to the NES Library 1985-1995)

Today Media Glitch Interviews Pat the NES Punk and we talk about the Ultimate Nintendo: Guide to the NES Library 1985-1995.  This book is an expansive and thorough look at one of the greatest video game libraries of all time …

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Bad GraFx Season 2

  The Dipper Dix are back at it again with a preview of their upcoming season of antics. What will these peckerwoods do next? If you liked this video check out our youtube channel Bad GraFx Gamers where we come up with …

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How I Got into Retro Gaming – Retro Gaming vs Modern | Ask RGT 85

Retro gaming obviously is an important part of my life, but how did I get into it, and why do I choose retro over modern mostly? Find out in the latest Ask RGT 85! And if you wondering just who …

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Top 5 Video Game Controversies Involving The Government | RGT 85

  Video games have been a target of the government throughout the years. RGT 85 takes a look at his Top 5 Video Game Controversies Involving the Government in this video! And if you wondering just who I am, I’m Shawn …

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Military Madness – TurboGrafx-16 – Game Night – KWKBOX

Kevin and Eric bring the fireworks to the battlefield in Military Madness this 4th of July! Game: Military Madness Platform: TurboGrafx-16 Year: 1990 Game Night Playlist ► https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0Lgb90RBvTcgoIxFw8uYVpdOxjtmGWww Support us on Patreon ► https://www.patreon.com/KWKBOX Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX …

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How to Make NES Repros Using a UNROM Circuit Board [TUTORIAL]

  The UNROM board is great for Castlevania hacks, Mega Man hacks and so much more. If you’re interested in putting games onto physical cartridges, here’s how to to make NES repros using the UNROM board. For additional posts by …

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VGBS Live @ MGC – The 1990s Video Game Culture Chronicles

VGBS goes Live at Midwest Gaming Classic in Milwaukee, WI. We go into the 1990s and what video games inspired us and tell a bunch of gaming stories. Throughout the panel, we ask the audience for their participation and give …

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Is GameStop Really THAT Bad?

  Does GameStop Suck? Trade In Values Bad? Games Too Expensive? Dumpster Divers Finding Games In The Dumpsters, Trading Them Back In, GameStop Suing Gamers. So much GameStop hate has been circling lately, but… Are they really THAT bad? Helping …

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VGBS 40 – Starting a PlayChoice 10 Collection; Getting Creative Setting Up a Game Room

In episode 40 we concentrate on some specialized greatness! We first cover the bucketlist collecting mentality, then we pick Daria’s brain on her favorite NES/Famicom RPGs. We go over gaming forum thread shenanigans and cover some NES multiplayer madness. Then …

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Top 5 Worst Fighting Games Ever – RGT 85

  The fighting genre is one of the most popular in gaming, but not every game can achieve greatness. In this video I take a look at the Top 5 Worst Fighting Games Ever! Be sure to let me know …

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Gekisha Boy – PC Engine – Game Night – KWKBOX

Kevin and Eric play Gekisha Boy on the PC Engine. Who will be the better photographer? Game: Gekisha Boy Platform: PC Engine Year: 1992 Support us on Patreon ► http://www.patreon.com/kwkbox Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Follow us …

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Virtual Boy – Game Night – KWKBOX

Kevin and Eric play the entire library of Virtual Boy games released in North America. How long can they play a game before the next it? Game: All North American releases Platform: Virtual Boy Year: 1995   Support us on …

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BurgerTime White Castle Challenge – Intellivision – Game Night – KWKBOX

  Kevin and Eric challenge each other at BurgerTime with a White Castle Crave Case eating contest. Who will win? Game: BurgerTime Platform: Intellivision Year: 1982 Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Follow us on …

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SUPER RARE Majora’s Mask Medallion

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask is an amazing video game on the N64 and this is an amazing Medallion made by the amazing artist Daniel Vallie https://www.facebook.com/Indigenous-Ink-242475542510526/?fref=ts Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MediaGlitchShow Twitter    https://twitter.com/joelvallie TUMBLR http://mediaglitchshow.tumblr.com INSTAGRAM  https://instagram.com/jvvallie   For additional posts …

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Kevin Atomic Plays – Santa Claus Saves the Earth – Part 3 (Finale?)

  Santa isn’t saving anything today! In this episode Kevin tries to pick up at stage 9 and get through this awful game. If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd Kevin on Facebook http://facebook.com/kevinatomic Kevin on Twitter http://twitter.com/kevin_atomic Patreon http://patreon.com/kevinatomic For additional …

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Home Alone – NES – Game Night – KWKBOX

Kevin shares memories and frustration as he introduces this game to Eric. Will Eric want this game under the tree or will he feel it is a lump of coal? Game: Home Alone Platform: NES Year: 1991 Game Night Playlist …

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Kevin Atomic Plays – Santa Claus Saves the Earth – Part 2

  Oh geeze Christmas is almost here and Santa is still trapped! Let’s see if in part 2 I can save him! In this episode of Kevin Atomic Plays level 8 and continue on with the Let’s Play of Santa Claus …

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VGBS Side Quest 14 – Collecting, Emulating and Customizing

Even when the Internet connection is poor, we still pull out an interesting episode. This time around we go over personal preferences when it comes to collecting, emulation horror stories, how Kyle customizes his collection and more. This is VGBS! …

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Kevin Atomic Plays – Santa Claus Saves the Earth – Part 1

  Christmas is just around the corner and we must help Santa! In this episode of Kevin Atomic plays I am playing Santa Claus Saves the Earth on Game Boy Advance. This is a long one! If you’re new, subscribe! …

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A RetroActive Minute – Ghost House

  If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd I talk very quickly about the retro game Ghost House for the Sega Master System. Kevin on Facebook http://facebook.com/kevinatomic Kevin on Twitter http://twitter.com/kevin_atomic I have a patreon! http://patreon.com/kevinatomic For additional posts by Kevin: Click Here …

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Road Rash – Sega Genesis – Video Game Musical – KWKBOX

We take a look at the Road Rash series on the Sega Genesis with music. Game Night Playlist ► https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0Lgb90RBvTcgoIxFw8uYVpdOxjtmGWww Support us on Patreon ► https://www.patreon.com/KWKBOX Follow us on Twitter ► https://twitter.com/KWKBOX Visit our website ► http://www.kwkbox.com Follow us on Google+ ► http://google.com/+Kwkbox Click to …

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Excite Truck – Wii – Game Night – KWKBOX

Kevin and Eric decide to play a much better game in the series after their disappointing Excitebike 64 experience. Game: Excite Truck Platform: Wii Year: 2006 Game Night Playlist ► https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0Lgb90RBvTcgoIxFw8uYVpdOxjtmGWww Support us on Patreon ► https://www.patreon.com/KWKBOX Follow us on …

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RetroActive – Top 5 Winter Themed Levels from Super Mario

  If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd December 21st is the first day of winter! Seeing how we’re so close to it officially being winter, the days already getting colder and having threats of snow; I thought it would be fun …

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Games YOU Gave Us – GIRLFRIEND VS. THANKSGIVING SPECIAL!!!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! Girlfriend and Boyfriend loosen their belt buckles and whet their appetites for a feast of games! Spoiler alert: there’s more than one TURKEY this year!!! SPECIAL THANKS: Game vs. Game: https://www.youtube.com/user/GryeDor DreamcasticChannel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Dreamcas… Luigifreakout123: https://www.youtube.com/user/Luigifre… Adam Long: @adamloooong …

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A RetroActive Minute – Trog!

If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd In this new show Kevin talks about a great retro game as quickly as he can, in around one minute to be exact. Up this week is Trog! for the NES. Follow to Kevin on Facebook …

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Fallout – Episodes 1-3 – Kevin Atomic Plays

  If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd Even though I love Fallout: New Vegas I haven’t tried to replay the first Fallout since sometime when it came out and I was around 11 or 12 (and I doubt I made it …

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Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair – Kevin Atomic Plays

  If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd Kevin plays Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair! An off-shoot of the Wonder Boy series that has the feel of the first Wonder Boy and the Hudson version called Adventure Island, but still the fantasy …

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Atlantean – TurboGrafx / PC Engine Homebrew Review

  This homebrew is Atlantean, an arcade Defender-style game released on a HuCard, or AbCard as Aetherbyte calls it. How does this game stack up to the other homebrews released this year? Please subscribe and share! https://www.youtube.com/thesubcon3 Also Find me …

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RetroActive: Jet Set Radio

If you’re new, subscribe! http://bit.ly/1Mizefd RetroActive is back! Kevin talks about the classic Dreamcast game Jet Set Radio. This gem from Sega never gets old be it either the original version or the recent HD update! Subscribe to Kevin on YouTube …

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Single Credit Reviews – Armed Police Batrider

Armed Police Batrider is an arcade game published by Eighting and developed by Raizing in 1998. Will I get destroyed again or can I at least get past the first level this time? Please subscribe and share! https://www.youtube.com/thesubcon3 Also Find …

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VGBS Gaming Podcast – Episode 30 Excerpt | Crafty Things in the Gaming Scene

A short illustrated except from the VGBS Podcast – Listen to Jeff, Kyle, and Daria contemplate the rise of handmade items in the classic game scene, weigh the pros and cons of universal game cases, and other related stuff. Please …

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Fayetteville Comic Con 2015 – RGT 85

  Fayetteville North Carolina might suck, but they did do one fun thing: the first ever Fayetteville Comic Con! If you didn’t make it to the event, no worries, as RetroGamingTube 85 was there to cover the event. Check out …

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Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix (GC) – GIRLFRIEND VS.

NOBODY PUTS GIRLFRIEND IN A CORNER!!! It’s a rhythm revolution as Girlfriend puts her foot/eye coordination to the test in this episode. Can she make it all the way to Truffle Tower and win back the first music key??? SEE …

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RODEOS, THE CARTRIDGE CLUB, CLEAN GAMES – FOR THE WIN (Ep. 4)

  Leila and Curtiss go to the rodeo, Curtiss plays Resident Evil 4 for the Cartridge Club, and then learn how to  remove that pesky void label residue from your games. For additional videos by GirlfriendVs: Click Here Join the new Gamester81 …

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Game Boy Color Retrospective and 5 Must Own Titles

 Nintendo has dominated the handheld market since entering it in 1989, and one of their finest handhelds is a system I don’t think is appreciated enough. The Game Boy Color is a fantastic piece of hardware with a outstanding library …

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Buying Retro Games Online: Do’s and Don’ts

 Being a retro game collector can be a very difficult process, especially if there aren’t many flea markets or local sellers near you. While it’s always great to watch shows like The Game Chasers and Game Quest, most retro collectors …

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LUNA VIDEO GAMES, THE ROLLING STONES, SAN DIEGO – FOR THE WIN (Ep. 3)

  Curtiss and Leila go on a San Diego adventure! They visit some local game stores and invade Petco Park for a Rolling Stones concert! Featuring a cameo from Ian Ferguson of the Completely Unnecessary Podcast! For additional videos by …

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WORLD 8, THE TRAP, TMNT CARDS – FOR THE WIN (Ep. 2)

Curtiss tours a local game store, goes behind the scenes on a film shoot, and eats 25 year old gum with Leila. For additional videos by GirlfriendVs: Click Here Join the new Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/ Star Wars fan? Then check out our …

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Why I Love Virtua Fighter 32X – RetroGamingTube 85

The 32X was a unique idea by Sega to prolong the life of the Genesis, but never met the lofty expectations set by gamers looking for the “next-gen” appeal. That’s not to say that there weren’t many solid games for …

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Star Fox Prototype, N64 HDMI Cables, Retro Kickstarters – Retro Gaming News Ep. 1

While many modern gaming websites tend to focus only on “current-gen” systems, there’s still a lot happening in the world of retro gaming. In the first episode of Retro Gaming News, join me as I look at some Kickstarter projects …

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MUNCHKIN, MIRACLE PIANO, BOSS JACKO – FOR THE WIN (EP. 1)

  BRAND NEW SERIES!!! No longer confined by the constraints of being “about something,” this is a show where anything and everything is up for grabs. If it’s fun, if it’s nerdy, if it’s cool, IT’S IN!!! For additional videos …

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John Riggs Asks GameStop How They’ll Price Retro Games [Interview]

The Internet broke the other day when GameStop announced they were going to sell retro games and even accept retro games to buy back or use as trade-in credit. Outside of the few tidbits, there really wasn’t many questions answered …

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Fun or Fail? Athena (Nes)

Worth your time? Will takes a quick look.   For additional posts by Maximpact24: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/forum Star Wars fan? Then check out our sister site: http://swnut77.com

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GIRLFRIEND VS. Season One (TOP 15 & TRIVIA)

  Girlfriend ranks all the games she’s played so far. Boyfriend tests Girlfriend’s knowledge. Plus, one mischievous cricket threatens to ruin everything!!! SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: http://www.youtube.com/user/GirlfriendVS STARRING: LEILA BIRCH (@leilabirch) & CURTISS FRISLE (@curtissfrisle) THEME BY: NEAL …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (SNES)

  IT’S MORPHIN TIME!!! This episode Girlfriend takes on her first beat ’em up! She also gets to her first boss fight! She also still needs a lot of work… SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs STARRING: LEILA BIRCH …

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RETRO Magazine is awesome

RETRO Magazine is a new gaming magazine that came out in 2014 that caters towards the retro gaming fan. Here are links to receive the subscription at a discounted rate: DIGITAL – https://checkout.subscriptiongenius.c… PRINT – https://checkout.subscriptiongenius.c… Follow me at: Facebook: …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. Super Mario Bros. (NES)

  SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs The premiere episode!!! Boyfriend introduces Girlfriend to the wonderful world of retro video games. Watch her play the incomparable classic SUPER MARIO BROS. for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Will she make it …

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VGBS Gaming Podcast 35 – How we buy our games & Kickstarter Tips – Voicemail and Text Hotline: (262) 264-VGBS

From the mouth of co-host Kyle Gilbert…VGBS 35 consists of OCD hoard buying, leaving a game at a store for someone else vs selling it online to a good home, Kickstarter Do’s and Don’ts…good shit. This is VGBS! Please subscribe …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. Pokémon Blue (Game Boy)

  SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: http://www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs IT’S SUPER EFFECTIVE! That’s what Girlfriend thinks when she plays her very first RPG! Will she catch ’em all? Where IS the E button?? And is there something wrong with a little bump …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. NESComplex (Game Boy Grab Bag)

  SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: http://www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs Girlfriend gets some extra help in the form of NESComplex this episode!!! But extra help means extra games and NESComplex spares no expense with his special GAME BOY GRAB BAG!!! What games will …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. Portland Retro Gaming Expo 2014

SEE MORE VIDEOS LIKE THESE AT: www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs Girlfriend and Boyfriend venture to the great state of Oregon for the 6th Annual Portland Retro Gaming Expo. Girlfriend’s first convention!!! Who will they meet? What games will they play?? WAS THAT MAN …

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GIRLFRIEND VS. PaRappa The Rapper (PS1)

For more videos from GirlfriendVS check out: www.youtube.com/user/girlfriendvs KICK, PUNCH, IT’S ALL IN THE MIND!!! Girlfriend gets jiggy with it in her first ever rhythm game. Can she learn Kung Fu from an Onion? And what about all those buttons …

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The 100 Greatest Console Video Games – Review | 8-Bit Eric

  8-Bit Eric takes a look at Brett Weiss new book “The 100 Greatest Console Games”. For additional posts by 8biteric: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/forum

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Extra Life: T&C Surf Designs (VR to BenevolentDick)

  Surfin’ giving you headaches? Give these tips a try! For additional posts by Maximpact24: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/forum

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What’s considered “retro gaming”?

What do you consider “retro gaming”? For additional posts by Gamester81: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/forum

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Wrestle Reviews: WCW Backstage Assault

Wrestle Reviews WCW Backstage Assault Release 2000 Format Nintendo 64  Playstation  Background Man I would loved to have been in the room when this game was pitched, and then approved by the powers that be at EA! WCW Mayhem the …

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The Game Quest – ‘Guy Love’ (Ep10)

  Wood and Chris’ bonds of friendship tighten as they search for retro video games on this episode of The Game Quest! Add The Game Quest on Facebook to stay up to date with episodes, Vlogs and Compitions; www.facebook.com/BeatEmUps

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Excitebike (NES) Review

Excitebike (NES) Review. For additional posts by 8biteric: Click Here Join the Gamester81 forums: http://gamester81.com/forum

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THE RAW AND THE RETRO – DONKEY KONG and INTELLIVISION ATTACK ADS

  Big Mike and Terence share their thoughts about Donkey Kong and Intellivision’s advertisement attacks on the Atari 2600 in 1981 as part of THE VIDEO GAME YEARS – 1981, Part Three. We’re pleased to share the RAW footage from …

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THE RAW AND THE RETRO – SNAFU, ASTROSMASH, KC MUNCHKIN and PC

  Big Mike and Terence talk about SNAFU, ASTROSMASH, KC MUNCHKIN and the introduction of the PC in 1981 as part of THE VIDEO GAME YEARS – 1981, Part Two. We’re pleased to share the RAW footage from our submissions …

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RetroActive: Atari Flashback 3

I recently found an Atari Flashback 3 released by At Games sitting on a shelf at Wal-Mart. So I grabbed it and now I’ll let you know if the system is worth your money as well.

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RetroActive Memories: Final Fantasy

    A brand new series from RetroActive! The concept is to take a casual and heartfelt look at retro games and the memories they originally provided. Each episode is unscripted and focuses on the game as a whole, not …

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