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Remember When? A Question for our Readers…

Do you Remember the time?

No this has nothing to do with Michael Jackson, unless your fond of Moonwalker for Genesis…

I pose a simple question to our readers out there.  First off, let me start by saying I was listening to the music from Legend of Zelda – Link to the Past today.  I thought to myself…”I remember playing this game like 10 times throughout my life and why is it that I blow through a game as quick as possible now when back in those days I would play one game over and over and then maybe a year later play it again.  so on and so forth”.

I ask you fellow readers, what is it about today’s world and the game economy we live in in that gives a game a short life span, and doesn’t allow us to have those same feelings as we did when we were younger?

I still get that feeling today, but its so rare and occasional that I feel that the part of my life when nostalgia was so integral and common has all but disappeared from the way things are now.  I remember a few instances from my childhood when a purchase was more than a stop at the game store, it was an experience like no other.  Let me share a few stories from my childhood that I remember vividly with you and then hopefully you’ll share yours with us.
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Metroid: Other M Trailer Breakdown

The trimphant return of Samas Aran

A Week late, but I promised to analyze the Metroid: Other M trailer for you.  To me, this was the game that proved to me that Nintendo hadn’t lost their touch completely.  There was still a bit of magic left in them, and they were proud to show it off even though it’s slated for sometime next year.  I remember watching all of E3 and wondering what was going to really make me take a step back and say “Wow!  This is why I love video games.”  It was this showing that made my mouth almost hit the floor, my eyes tear up from sheer anticipation and excitement. and my stomach turn upside-down.  This game is Metroid: Other M

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Drink it in, Drink it all in… Nintendo E3 2009

E3 in Liquid Form

Electronic Entertainment Expo is back, and this year its back big time.  I wanted to take a look at some of the announcements from yesterday’s Nintendo Conference and give you my thoughts on them.  Objectively of course, but what I really mean is this is the stuff I find important, and so should you.

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