Winners of Week 3

Voting has ended for week three. I didn’t expect to have all the same winners from the previous week so early, but that’s what we have. Thank you for voting. Round 3 will start Monday at 11:00 AM Eastern.

THE FUTURE OF THE TEMPLE

THE FUTURE OF THE TEMPLE -Temple of Retro to Multiply Sylvan Lake, AB – Like your favourite retro video game bastardized onto many different consoles, such is the new direction of all that is the Temple of Retro. It was announced today that while the Temple of Retro website will see it’s on-again, off-again status … Continue reading

I Think I’ve Been Challenged

I received this tweet from @Nintendo_Legend, and I’m interpreting it as a challenge. @TempleofRetro @somethingpc Hey Lady Retro, if you get a couple/few more contributors, want to form a friendly rivalry with @1MoreCastle? — Nintendo Legend (@Nintendo_Legend) March 30, 2012 So, ladies and gentlemen, I’m going to challenge you. If you would like to contribute … Continue reading

A New Home For The Temple

The announcement has been made, and while it’s not something that’s earth shattering or going to be changing lives, I’m glad to be moving onto something different, at least in a blogging capacity. My goal when I initially launched my Temple of Retro site was to have something that was exactly that. A temple for … Continue reading

THE FUTURE OF THE TEMPLE

Finding the Balance

As soon as I think I have things in order, life slaps me upside the head. I think it doesn’t want me to be arrogant about finding harmony with the different aspects of my life. What happens when everything resets to chaos? Basically, I have to put the pieces, including any new ones, back together … Continue reading

Sega Genesis–Week 3

The second Sega Genesis battle is 6-Pak and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters. Which is the better game? 6-Pak Released in 1995. “Includes the following games:Sonic the Hedgehog Golden Axe Streets of Rage Revenge of Shinobi Columns Super Hang-On.” -Amazon Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Released in 1995. “The player takes control of Ickis, Oblina, or Krumm in their … Continue reading

Super Nintendo–Week 3

Our third pairing for the Super Nintendo has The 7th Saga returning for the 3rd week against Aaahh!!! Real Monsters. Which is the better game? The 7th Saga Released in 1993 “he player chooses one of seven playable characters, all of whom separately embark on a quest to locate seven magical runes. As the player … Continue reading

Game Boy–Week 3

Our third Game Boy match-up is The Addams Family & The Addams Family: Pugsley’s Scavenger Hunt. (Please don’t kill me. I’m doing this alphabetically so I can keep track.) Which is better? The Addams Family Released in 1992. “Tully Alford, the Addams Family attorney, has evicted the clan from their home (based towards the end … Continue reading

Nintendo–Week 3

For our third Nintendo face-off, we have 1943: The Battle of Midway returning to take on 3-D WorldRunner. Which is the better game? 1943: The Battle of Midway Released in 1988. “The game is set in the Pacific theater of World War II, off the coast of the Midway Atoll. The goal is to attack … Continue reading