Month: October 2016

Diskun, The Lost Mascot

Have you ever seen this little dude? His name is Diskun. He was Nintendo's mascot for the Famicom Disk System and he won't leave me alone. As we bring our month of Castlevania to a close and I finalize some...

/ October 25, 2016

The Free Cheese Episode 168: Nintendo’s Witch

This week on The Free Cheese Podcast: we turn 3 minutes into 2 hours. Nintendo announced its newest home console, the Nintendo Switch. Long known by its codename, "NX," the Nintendo Switch is a home console that has the ability...

/ October 21, 2016

Questions About the Nintendo Switch Worth Pausing For

Finally! Thank you Nintendo for finally giving us a good glimpse of what the NX a.k.a. it’s real market name, the Nintendo Switch, is. I’m writing this about 50 minutes after the teaser was announced earlier today and I am...

/ October 20, 2016

Nintendo Switch Announced

Nintendo has announced the Nintendo Switch.

/ October 20, 2016

Nintendo Previewing NX Tomorrow Morning

Every week on The Free Cheese Podcast, we've been updating on when we think Nintendo will finally talk about NX. Every day, we wake up thinking that today must be the day. Every time I receive more than two text messages...

/ October 19, 2016

The Castlevania NES Trilogy LIVE

Today, Joe and Marc are playing the NES trilogy of Castlevania games live. To celebrate thirty years of Castlevania and the feature of this month's cover story, join us as we play through the first games in the series. Watch...

/ October 15, 2016

The Free Cheese Episode 167: Obsessive Clearing Disorder

This week on The Free Cheese Podcast: we turn the castle upside down. Join Joe, Marc, and Matt to discuss the preservation of video games, the retro section in big box retailers, and how the market for old games is...

/ October 14, 2016

The Free Cheese Game Club | Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow

The year is 1999 and Dracula's Castle rises as it does every century. For hundreds of years, the Belmont clan and those affiliated with the family have taken on the challenge of defeating Dracula and stopping him once again. This time,...

/ October 10, 2016