Family Vacation

My family and I took a short, two-day vacation to the mountains of northwestern Virginia. I hate mountains, but it was a chance to get away. If you think that means no gaming, you’re sorely mistaken. At least, my girls got to play. On the ride to our destination, I was in charge of child … Continue reading

ONE DOWN, MANY TO GO

I finally did it. After what had to have been at LEAST 20 years, I finally managed to finish and complete Breath of Fire on the Super Nintendo. To those who have done it, of which there are many, this accomplishment probably doesn’t seem like it’s a very big deal. But you probably did this … Continue reading

THE COLLECTION GROWS: CONSOLE

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been trying to get my hands on some old consoles, to help bolster that element of my collection. On Saturday, I got some help from a really good friend who decided to help me out with a few items. Oh, and the price for everything I got….well, ‘priceless’ … Continue reading

CONSOLE ACQUISITIONS

It’s turned into one of those ‘good news/bad news’ situations. To make a long story short, I’m working this weekend to help a buddy attend a comic book convention and the work isn’t exactly something I’m crazy about doing. That’s the bad news. The good news? I get an extra $200 to spend on retro … Continue reading