Hardware

Project: PC Upgrade (2021)

I know. Things have been a bit quiet over the last couple weeks. That’s because I’ve been busy with a new project… I built a new PC! Yes, I know my last PC was only...

Introducing the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X|S

The announcements are finally here. In the last few days, both Sony and Microsoft have announced their next generation consoles. Ladies and gentlemen, I present the Playstation 5 and the Xbox Series X|S! So what...

Remembering the Game Boy Advance

Lately on this site I’ve focused heavily on games for the Xbox, GameCube, and Playstation 2. But the turn of the century didn’t just usher in the release of new home consoles, it also provided...

Remembering the Playstation 2

It was an exciting time for gamers. During the last round of the console wars Sony had taken the throne away from Nintendo with the release of the original Playstation. Sega’s latest attempt, the Dreamcast,...

Remembering the Xbox

By the turn of the century, video games were an established industry. Atari was the first company to really capitalize on the craze by bringing video gaming into the home. But it was Nintendo that...

Remembering the GameCube

  The time has finally come! In the coming days I’ll officially begin tackling a new chapter in my backlog. This next era will focus primarily on games from the Nintendo GameCube, the original Xbox,...

Retro Rewind: Sega Genesis

It is finally here, Sega’s first real entry into the retro-console arena, the Sega Genesis Mini. That’s right, after seeing the success of Nintendo’s NES and SNES minis, Sega decided to follow suit and crank...

My Tech Picks (Summer 2019)

My last Tech Picks post was made a little over a year ago, and my have things changed. For those of you who have been here since the beginning, you may have heard me talk...

Retro Rewind: Game Boy & Game Boy Color

So far in my Retro Rewind series, I’ve covered everything from coin-op arcade machines to home consoles. Over the course of the eighties and into the nineties, both Nintendo and Sega continued to innovate and...