The Death and Return of Superman – A Beat ‘Em Up Retrospective

Blizzard, who are known now for their epic well made license to print money games, did not put any effort into the bad guys when it comes to this game. There are only 2 or 3 different enemies per stage, not including the boss. And the stages are decently long. So yes it gets soul-suckingly tedious… Read More The Death and Return of Superman – A Beat ‘Em Up Retrospective

Blog Post #2 – Coffee, RIP Jay Thomas, Double Dragon

Unfortunately this week started and ended on sad notes. My Keurig coffee machine stopped working, it had a good run of nearly four years. The pump gave out and it was time to lay it to rest. I don’t hear of many people replacing the pump on their coffee machines, so tossing it into a garbage bin seemed more feasible.… Read More Blog Post #2 – Coffee, RIP Jay Thomas, Double Dragon

Arcade 3-Pak Featuring Battletoads, Cadillacs and Dinosaurs, and The Simpsons – A Beat ‘Em Up Retrospective

The Simpsons was available on consoles briefly for download. But not any longer making the game currently lost to the world. Cadillacs and Dinosaurs has never been ported to a home system making it quite unknown for some gamers. All these games play the same, they are standard beat em ups. Although each have their own unique charm and stand out for separate reasons.… Read More Arcade 3-Pak Featuring Battletoads, Cadillacs and Dinosaurs, and The Simpsons – A Beat ‘Em Up Retrospective