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Row of Pinball Machines at Funspot, New Hampshire

Playing Pinball on the Go: Pinball Arcade

Pinball Arcade is a multi-table pinball game available for several operating systems, including Windows, Android, and iOS. This review is based off the Android version of Pinball Arcade. As you can imagine, this App is all about pinball. What makes it special, and different from most, is that the pinball ...
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Vs Super Mario Bros: Mushroom Nightmare Kingdom

Vs Super Mario Bros for the arcade is that nightmare you have when you’ve been up all night playing Super Mario Bros on your NES. At first you’re just running along 1-1 grabbing various mushrooms, hitting warp zones without a care in the world. But then suddenly the world transforms ...
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Dungeons and Dragons: Shadows Over Mystara

Dungeons and Dragons: Shadows Over Mystara

I can’t say that Shadows Over Mystara was a game I ever played as a teenager growing up in the 90s. I’m not even sure if I even saw it in the arcade. With that said, I’m definitely glad I played through it once and I look forward to giving ...
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Metal Slug 1 for MAME

Metal Slug 1

Metal Slug 1 is a game I was very excited to play. In general, I did not play enough of the Metal Slug games as a kid. The primary reason I didn’t play the Metal Slug series is due to the fact that they ate quarters faster than most games ...
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Bubble Bobble Competition Results

We wrapped up the Bubble Bobble competition this past week and while the scores were close, only one player could come out on top! ...
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Bubble Bobble: Bubble On (Mike Update)

When Dan started this challenge, he probably knew this was going to be an epic contest to determine the supreme conqueror of the Bubble Bobble realm.  But then he knows that this is my favorite game ever ...
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Bubble Bobble Map

Bubble Bobble Competition Update (Dan)

Mike and I are halfway through our Bubble Bobble competition. Even though we have both played far too many hours of this game in the past, I think we can both agree that we’ve played far too much Bubble Bobble in the last 7 days, and we’ve got another 7 ...
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Bubble Bobble

Mike vs Dan #1: Bubble Bobble

The first game in the Mike vs Dan game competition will be Bubble Bobble. We’re competing for Bubble Bobble high scores! This is a game that we both played as children quite often. In fact, we still play this game together, more than two decades later. It does not get ...
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NES Controller

Pairing the NES30 Pro with Amazon Fire TV

NES30 PRO Controller works great on the Amazon Fire TV, 2nd generation without root. This great bluetooth controller can be remapped for multiple games and programs. Getting it to work was a bit tricky at first, but once you see how easy it is to pair this controller to the ...
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