Summary: Love it, but then again I grew up in the 80s. This game can get hard and I mean hard. Its not about beating a level but rather doing specific things in it, and some of those challenges are very challenging.
Summary: To someone unfamiliar with the show this game is based on Retro Game Challenge is going to seem really odd. It's a selection of retro style games within a strange framework. Anyone familiar with Game Center CX will instantly understand the premise, and all the references said framework provides.
If you grew up with the original Nintendo... you will love this game.
D. Orr Jr. "Dno1176", Amazon
24 March 2009
Summary: This game is just fun. Everything I remember as a kid is in this game. I love it! Check it out especially if you have played games your whole life and are in your late 20's early 30's. Awesome!!!
Summary: Nostalgia is tricky. There's a perpetual sense of 'the grass is greener' when it comes to our childhoods, and rose colored glasses are the prescription most of us wear, like it or not. Going back to the cartoons, TV shows, and games we enjoyed as children is usually a dangerous proposition.
The embodiment of my gaming past. Our gaming past.
Mister Nose, Amazon
11 February 2009
Summary: I haven't played this game to completion, this post is to remark on how this game has already touched the heart of an 'older' gamer, and endeared itself to me. As you may, or may not know, your adversary in the 'game world' sends you back in time to the 80s, to play game challenges in order to...
Take a trip down memory lane with these retro games
7 June 2009
Summary: There's a fun television show in Japan called Game Center CX, where a comedian named Shinya Arino tries his hand at retro video games. Fans can wax nostalgic as the host plays popular titles, particularly those from the original 8-bit Nintendo, which were usually pretty tough.