• magisterrex Retro Games


    I've been gaming since the days of Pong and still own a working Atari 2600. I tend to ramble on about retro games, whether they be board games, video games or PC games. Sometimes I digress. Decades after earning it, I'm finally putting the skills I learned while completing my history degree from the University of Victoria to good use. Or so I think. If you're into classic old school gaming, this blog is for you!

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ReBlog: The Video Game Critic’s Halloween Hall of Fame

If you’re the kind of person who enjoys some scary retrogaming that runs from the Atari 2600  video game system to today’s PlayStation 3 powerhouses, The Video Game Critic’s Halloween  Hall of Fame is for you.  The games are reviewed and rated in their “Fright Factor” (measured in  tombstones), with a wide range from “Ain’t no thing but a chicken wing” to “Unbearable – why am  I doing this to myself?”   Well worth the read!

 

Ghost Manor for the Atari 2600

 

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