Flashback Friday: City of Heroes

 Yay, it’s Friday! This week we’re celebrating an old MMORPG that I used to play and that, sadly, has closed it’s doors. It was fun while it lasted!   City of Heroes was a MMORPG that had opened its doors in North America in April 2004 and eventually shut down at the end of November […]

Flashback Friday: Spyro the Dragon

 Thank God it’s Friday! How was everyone’s week? Anyone got some nice new or old games that they’re playing? Spyro the Dragon originally came out for Sony’s PlayStation back in September of 1998 in North America and was released about a month later for Europe. It received generally positive reviews, mostly for the game’s graphics and […]

Flashback Friday: Star Fox Adventures

 Yay for the weekend! I hope everyone’s week went well and that you have some fun things lined up for the weekend. Summer is quickly drawing to a close — you all ready for autumn? Star Fox Adventures was a game released for the Nintendo GameCube in September of 2002 for North America. It was developed […]

Flashback Friday: Super Smash Bros.

 Happy Friday everyone, Kris here! Goodness, it’s hot. What perfect weather to lounge by the pool, if you’re into swimming… or play video games in front of a blasting air conditioner!     The first Super Smash Bros. game was released in 1999 for the Nintendo 64. I had never owned a cartridge of this […]

Flashback Friday: Ocarina of Time

 Happy Friday everyone, Kris here! Since the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was the most searched for game after this year’s E3, I thought I would share the familiar and beloved Zelda game that got me interested in the franchise so long ago, the Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.   Although not the […]

Flashback Friday: Mario Party

 Hey everyone, Kris here! Today’s Flashback Friday is a game series that started way back on the Nintendo 64 and has reached out to the Wii U. Played with the right people, it’s right up there with ruining friendships like Mario Kart and Super Smash Brothers. Mario Party is a franchise that has been running since the […]

Flashback Friday: Turtles in Time

 Hey everyone, Kris here! Today’s Flashback Friday is a game from the classic Super Nintendo Entertainment System. It’s a game that Rachel and I loved to play as kids, both for our love of video games and for the franchise that the game is for. Turtles in Time was one of the best multiplayer games Rachel […]

Flashback Friday: Harvest Moon

 Hey everyone, Kris here! This month’s Flashback Friday celebrates the Harvest Moon franchise, a series that dates back twenty years. It is now known as Story of Seasons rather than Harvest Moon due to copyrights and publishers and such, but it’s still Harvest Moon to me. It’s a simulation game that revolves around reviving a […]

Flashback Friday: Super Mario RPG

 Hey everyone, Kris here! Going along with the majority of posts for the rest of this week, today I’m raving about my favorite Mario game, a classic from the past – Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. Super Mario RPG was a game originally released in 1996 for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. […]