fmylife: Today, I heard the Super Mario theme song coming from my parents room. This was followed by the sound of my parents having sex. I don’t know which is worse, that I heard my parents doing the nasty, or that they like to do it listening to the Super Mario theme song. FML
In Retrospekt: Manomio's C64 iPhone app v1.2...
It was only the other day we reviewed the Commodore 64 app for the iPhone, We now find that the next update is being worked on as we speak (bringing it to version 1.2) which will allow the in-app store, which will offer games at prices ranging from $0 up to AU$2.50. The following games are going to be included initially: Paradroid Uridium Druid Cybernoid Alleykat Stormlord Kickstart...
walyou.com | Retro gaming characters on toast look... →
Just as I’m about to make breakfast, I come across this site! Discuss other creative food ideas similar to that on the forum.
Retrospekt review: Super Bomberman 4 (Super...
dizrythmia: Super Bomberman 4 Released 1996 System: Super Famicom Written by Paul Monopoli. There are 5 Super Bomberman games on the SNES/SFC. Not many people know this as in the Western world only the first 3 were released. The problem is that Super Bomberman 4 was released in 1996 which was around the time the SNES had started to drop in popularity. The world was anticipating the next...
In Retrospekt: Super NES (Famicom) controller for...
Article & Photos by Paul Monopoli. Nintendo have released their classic games many times on many of their systems. From Super Mario All Stars on the SNES to the limited edition Zelda collection on the Gamecube, Nintendo have seized every opportunity to release their most popular games over & over again. The Wii added a new dimension, allowing you to buy games online & store them on...
In Retrospekt: The Sufami Turbo unit (SNES)
Article and Photos by Paul Monopoli. Here’s the rundown on the Sufami Turbo. It was released in 1996 by Bandai in a rare agreement with Nintendo. In an effort to cut the costs of cartridge manufacturing, Bandai created this little system to go on top of the Super Famicom & use smaller cartridges that Bandai themselves could make in house without using Nintendo’s own expensive process. This...
Retrospekt Review: SNK vs Capcom: Match of the...
SNK vs Capcom: Match of the Millennium Released 1999 System: Neo Geo Pocket Review done by Paul Monopoli SNK vs Capcom: Match of the Millennium (from here on referred to as MOTM) is the first in the SNK & Capcom vs games. Being a fan of both franchises I purchased this game on release, & I didn’t even own a Neo Geo Pocket!!! It took another 6 months to get that, which means...
In Retrospekt: A night for two with the SEGA...
So what does one do, with the determination to “Crush it”, to eat good food, get drunk mandatorilly, to hang out with an awesome friend, to hide from the heat, and reminisce on what could well be one of the finest 8-bit home consoles ever made? To combine all of them into one Friday night in… So my dear friend Mel, (who is part of the team as one of the writers for the site),...
EVAC - Adelaide University's own Video Game Club →
(from evac.org.au) EVAC is the Adelaide Universitys very own Video Game club! You can find us playing the some of our favourite latest and classic games every Friday evening during the course of each University term. You can currently find us playing: Rock Band, Naruto GNT 4, Street Fighter IV, Super Smash Bros, Tekken 6, Mario Kart, Pac-man VS, Muscle March and much more! University may...
Listening to any chiptunes or games music at the...
What Chiptunes or general games music are you listening to? Talk to us about what you like, dislike and have been listening to over and over lately? I myself have been listening to a lot of work from the 8bitpeoples collective lately. Discuss in the forums as well.
Gearfuse | Nintendo NES Controller Coffee Table →
I want one! Too bad it’s no longer for bidding on eBay :(
IGN | Lufia returns →
Lufia is making a comeback! I regret never playing it on the SNES though.
Retrospekt Review: Manomio's C64 Emulator...
Reviewed by David Kudrev Developer: Manomio Cost: AU$5.99 (at time of review) iTunes Store Link Ah yes, the Commodore 64. Ask any gamer from the good old days what home computer was talked about the most in the 80’s and even 90’s, and most would say “Commodore 64”. Having only played the C64 (as it will be called for the rest of the review) in primary school, It...
NYdailynews.com | Wanted in Halloween assault: Not... →
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Follow us on http://www.retrospekt.com.au/twitter But for a laugh, lets try to trend the topic #supermetroid. Lets see how far it goes :)
16 Video game hero badges →
Friends have made some badges and are selling them on eBay. Click on the picture to go straight to the store!