Summer of ’98 Part V: Video Games

The late 1990’s was a special time in video game history.  The gaming industry was maturing, two dimensional graphics gave way to 3D worlds, technology was giving gamers experiences they never would have thought was possible previously, and there was intense competition between established game companies and a powerful newcomer.  For me personally the late … More Summer of ’98 Part V: Video Games

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game (NES, 1990)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a franchise that just seemingly won’t die.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows is slated to be released this June and is the sequel to the 2014 film simply titled “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”.  Of course, to us old fogies in our 30’s we understand the ramifications of … More Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game (NES, 1990)

BOND 50 (MGM, 2012)

I’m not the biggest Bond fan out there.  In fact I’d say I’m nowhere in the vicinity of being considered a mega fan.  Since I was introduced to the franchise though Goldeneye and later became a fan through the Goldeneye video game I have thoroughly enjoyed the franchise and would catch the films on TV every … More BOND 50 (MGM, 2012)