Category: NES


Kyle Never Played Castlevania | Part III: Attack of the Fleamen

Following the mediocre response to Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 and the departure of Koji Igarashi from Konami, it's safe to say that the Castlevania series is troubled if not dead. Igarashi had become synonymous with the series in the eyes of fans...

/ September 28, 2014

Kyle Never Played Castlevania | Part II: Stoning Medusa

We continue on Kyle's journey through Dracula's Castle in Part II of our series Kyle Never Played Castlevania. In this section, watch as Kyle goes a little deeper into the castle and learns the horrors of a flying Medusa Head....

/ September 27, 2014

Kyle Never Played Castlevania | Part I: Entering the Castle

Konami's classic NES game, Castlevania, was released on September 26, 1986 first for the Famicom Disk System in Japan. The game follows protagonist Simon Belmont, of the Belmont clan (a family of vampire hunters), as he enters the titular Castlevania to...

/ September 26, 2014

Mom, Please Come Home

"In the early 1900's, a dark shadow covered a small country town in rural America. At that time, a young married couple vanished mysteriously from their home." These are the words that begin the first adventure in the Mother series. Mother, or EarthBound...

/ July 31, 2014

Kyle Never Played Mega Man II

Poor Kyle. He's always getting put down by the rest of us because of how young he is, and more importantly how many games he missed out on due to his date of birth. After enough berating and harassment, Kyle...

/ July 14, 2014

Playing Games With My Mom: Tetris

To celebrate our upcoming birthdays, my Mom and I sat down to play the first game I remember playing: Tetris. She provided some insight into my gaming history, her continuing obsession with gaming, and spoke about the evolution of the...

/ July 9, 2014