Top 10 Obscenely Hard NES Games

Real Talk by: Rickayyyyy

It’s weird how the definition of a hard video game has changed over the years.  Games we view as hard now would have been a walk in the park back in the days of NES.  See, when Nintendo released their first game system, it was very limiting in terms of how complex the games could be.  They just couldn’t make most games long enough for a single play through to be considered worth it.  So they took a much different route than most modern-day games: they ramped up the difficulty to such a degree as to make it incredibly hard to beat.  Also that there was less knowledge of what made a good game contributed to some games being much harder than they needed to be.  As a result, there are many obscenely hard games on the NES.  Here’s my list of what I believe to be the 10 hardest. Continue reading “Top 10 Obscenely Hard NES Games”

Marvel Super Heroes in War of the Gems Retro Review

Real Talk By: Ms. Throwback

Marvel Super Heroes in War of the Gems is a Capcom developed and published game made exclusively for the Super Nintendo and released in 1996 internationally.  As the story goes Thanos has obtained all six gems that hold the power of the universe and must now be stopped. Continue reading “Marvel Super Heroes in War of the Gems Retro Review”