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Another Beloved NES Moment

Another beloved NES moment: No explanation for those who don’t recognize it.

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Still Thinking About Trying To Beat The Original Final Fantasy With Four White Mages

I’ve mentioned it before, but years ago a friend wondered if one could beat the original Final Fantasy using only four black mages. The idea is that it would be a really hard combination because they would have no heal … Continue reading

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There’s Even Less To Some Of Those Internet Tests Than I Thought

I knew that most of those Internet tests were worthless. You know the ones, the ones that supposedly scan your Facebook profile and somehow determine which of the seven dwarves you are at work or whatever. I knew they were … Continue reading

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Why Do I Find This So Soothing?

Why do I find this so soothing? I do. I love that music, if nothing else. Given how rotten I was at this game, you’d think it’d stress me out. It doesn’t though. Probably nostalgia. I’m sure I’d get stressed … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Father’s Day

I was thinking about Father’s Day today. You know what a father is? A father is the one holding the other controller while you’re playing Super Mario Brothers, your friends are all over, who pauses and releases just as you … Continue reading

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The Original Is The Only One

The original is the only one. There is no other.

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You Pushed Pause Didn’t You?

You all used to play Super Mario Brothers on NES, didn’t you? Did you play two player? Do you remember how it alternated turns instead of letting you play at the same time so after you got frustrated dying you … Continue reading

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Did Anyone Ever Rental Scam 8-Bit NES Games?

I wonder if anyone ever pulled the rental scam my friends and I thought of for the old 8-bit NES. We never did, but I wonder if anyone else tried it. For those who remember, most of the old 8-bit … Continue reading

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Worst Nintendo Game I Ever Bought

I know what you all have been thinking. You’ve all been thinking: What is the worst Nintendo game David Atkinson ever bought? I know this has been on everyone’s mind. I know it. The answer, of course, is Urban Champion. … Continue reading

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A Nintendo Confession

I’ve attempted to claim a bit of gaming street cred on here before for my dedication to the old 8-bit NES (particularly related to the original Final Fantasy). It wasn’t much, but I did claim it. As such, I have … Continue reading

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