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Justin LaGrande (8-Bit Animal)
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"What we achieve inwardly will change outward reality." - Plutarch
"What we achieve inwardly will change outward reality." - Plutarch

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Was Mighty No. 9 Really That Bad Or Was The Hype Too Strong?
Keiji Inafune left Capcom in late 2010. For a few years Comcept, Inafune's new company, drifted aimlessly about the industry. The developer had one finished game under their belt, but it was the tragically mediocre Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z . That game was pann...
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1987 was a good year to be a gamer. We got The Legend of Zelda , Castlevania II , Mike Tyson's Punch Out!! , Mega Man , and After Burner to name a few. Some of my personal favorite games and series were brought to America for the first time during that year...
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When Everything Gets Remastered, What Actually Matters?
It's time to face a hard truth: a lot of our favorite games
have aged like mayonnaise. Hell, the first two years of the PS1 are an example
of this. Games with outdated controls, ugly graphics, and other relics often
necessitate these games being remade to j...
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Be Careful With The Shooting Nazis In The Face Thing
W e live in a strange time. It has been almost a century since the rise of Adolf Hitler and his Nazi party, yet we still see people who deny his actions. Many in pop culture creative spaces play Nazi sympathizers as comedy acts or faceless cannon fodder. Th...
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And Now A Word About Mega Man 11...
A fter the departure of Keiji Inafune from Capcom in 2010 and their apparent lack of any caring about what fans wanted thereafter, there was no hope in sight for fans of Mega Man. That was the case until December 4th, when Capcom hit us with a megaton of hy...
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NEW BLOG POST!!!!

Konami has me vexed, so I wrote a thing. Hope y'all dig it.

#8BitArmy #Konami #Castlevania #PachinkoMachines  
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A Word About Konami, Apathy, And Pachinko Machines
K onami doesn't care anymore. The only games they've produced in maybe two years are a single Bomberman game for the Switch, a Pro Evolution Soccer game, and Metal Gear Solid V. Their two most important game makers, Koji Igarashi and Hideo Kojima, abandoned...
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So, after a longer than necessary hiatus, I wrote a thing about a game. I hope you enjoy reading it.
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Wild Guns Reloaded Has A Fat Female Protagonist And She's Awesome!!
  Natsume,
as a developer, has always been big on rewarding their small yet hardcore fan
base throughout the years. While most know them as "The Harvest Moon
people", they are so much more. Their legacy "pre-Harvest Moon" catalog
includes some of the greats...
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So, some of y'all may not know this, but I'm half of a great podcast called Retro Superplex. We're planning a special live recording during the Philadelphia Podcast Festival, and I need assistance getting there. If you can contribute that would be cool, but just spreading the word would be amazing as well. Thanks again for the love y'all.
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