Articles by Russ

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‘It’ browser game is an easy distraction

I don’t get really excited for horror flicks. I like them here and there, and prefer the psychological horror more than straight up gore fests. Think that’s why I’m looking forward to the new ‘It’. I’ve seen the original TV movie and it was ok at the time, became more…

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Things you maybe didn’t know about Castlevania

Or maybe you do. Who knows but you. But you can find out by checking out the video below from the folks at Did you know gaming? After you watch that you should fire up Netflix, if you haven’t already, and watch the new Castlevania series. It’s also only 4 episodes so…

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NES controller coffee table holds your coffee too

Part coffee table. Part NES controller. All retro. This Retro-bit Mega Table feels like it falls more in the category of ‘meh’ when it comes to being impressed. From the quick video review below, and basic common sense, it sounds like it’s not very functional as a NES controller. Sure,…

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Remastered ‘OK Computer’ includes a secret 8-bit message

I like Easter Eggs. I like Radiohead. I like OK Computer. Putting a hidden 8-bit message in the Remastered version of OK Computer, that, I love. In Radiohead’s recently released remaster they included a nice little message that can only be uncovered using a British 8-bit ZX Spectrum computer, or…

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NES fan art looks like remastered versions of classics

I’ve always been a stickler for keeping the classics as is. I rarely like when bands cover songs as I feel the original loses it’s sense when taken out of context. I always prefer to see an old NES turned into a working NES…not some lunchbox or flower box for…

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[Extra bits] Thor: Ragnarok 16-bit trailer

Of all the Marvel flicks in the MCU I’d say, and only my opinion, that the standalone Thor and Hulk films are the weakest of the bunch. I’ve heard Thor: Dark Worlds is actually pretty good but have yet to take the time to see if that claim is true…