Hidden Gems: Metal Gear Solid

May 6, 2010

Yes I know what you’re thinking, Metal Gear Solid?? EVERYONE KNOWS ABOUT THAT GAME.

But I’m not referring to the Playstation game at all.

No what I’m referring to is the Gameboy color game.

In Japan it was released under the title Metal Gear: Ghost Babel. The story is not continuous with any of the Metal Gear Solid story lines, but it is an alternate timeline that takes place 8 years after the events of Outer Heaven.

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Green rabbits taste kind of like blue rabbits…

May 1, 2010

“Who the hell is Bucky O’Hare?! Fine… show me what this square duck toss game is” -Anonymous

Well this is my first blog post loyal continue? readers, and I am more than pleased to make your acquaintance… and what better way to introduce myself than with the above real-life quote from a friend of mine.

So what’s this about unnaturally colored rabbits and cruel animal throwing games?  Well, back in the 90’s I was a typical wide-eyed boy, totally fixated on cartoons and video games (I guess not much has changed).  One of the games to cross my path, and one which I remember fondly, was strangely titled: Bucky O’Hare.   Tell me more you say?  Well click the link, says I. Read the rest of this entry »


8-Bit Jesus!

December 21, 2008

This holiday season, forget about the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, throw out your CD of Twisted Sisters “A Twisted Christmas.” The Christmas album to rule all Christmas Albums is here! All give praise to the newly born

Have a very 8-Bit Christmas!

Have a merry 8-Bit Christmas!

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