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Video Game Trading Card Spotlight – Jaden Berk

Our next Trading Card Spotlight features Jaden Berk, who is displayed on card number 1324, from the   Superstars of 2014 Collection.  Jaden has been around pinball in some sort of fashion his whole life. His father, Robert Berk, would create and start a pinball expo...

Atari 2600 Encyclopedia: Do you know Hangman?

Release Date: 1978 Publisher: Atari Controller: Joystick Players: 1 - 2 Genre: Education Alternate Title: Spelling Model #: CX2662 Rarity: 2 Programmer: Alan Miller This simplistic education title recreates the spelling game that has taught generations of children to...

An Interview with Joel Billings – Founder of SSI

OSG: Hi Joel. You’ve been very generous with your time over the years, sharing the history of SSI, including an Antic magazine interview (Antic Vol. 4, No. 3 July 1985), a Matt Chat YouTube channel interview (#181, #183, #184, and #188 from 2013), and a Video Game...
SNK VS. CAPCOM: THE MATCH OF THE MILLENNIUM Review

SNK VS. CAPCOM: THE MATCH OF THE MILLENNIUM Review

While many say that Marvel VS Capcom is the ultimate experience in fighting game crossovers, I have to disagree. As someone who frequented the arcades regularly, I spent plenty of time split between my favorite Capcom fighters like Street Fighter Alpha 2 and SNK...

Robin Of The Wood for the Commodore 64

Robin Of The Wood for the Commodore 64

Release Date: 1985 Publisher: Odin Computer Graphics Players: 1 Genre: Maze game, Arcade adventure Theme: Fantasy Developer: Steve Wetherill, Paul Salmon, Fred Gray Robin of the Wood was an imposing title on the Commodore 64 platform, and the developers pulled out all...