Famicom Reviews: The Future is Yesterday

    THE HISTORY The NES/Famicom and its games are among the most studied and discussed pieces of gaming history today, and for good reason. The NES revived the American home console market. The Famicom was an unrivaled success in its home country of Japan. The console influenced millions of lives and created millions of … Continue reading Famicom Reviews: The Future is Yesterday

The Return of Questicle: Famicom Reviews, Socks, and the NES Compendium

  It’s been about two and a half years since I’ve posted consistently on Questicle. In that time, I’ve written a couple hundred SG-1000, Master System, and Genesis reviews over on Sega Does. Questicle.net moved from the outdated hosting husk known as Blogger over to WordPress, and received a sharp visual overhaul in the process. … Continue reading The Return of Questicle: Famicom Reviews, Socks, and the NES Compendium

Hey, I’m a co-host on a Nintendo Podcast

    My quest to review every NES game might have ended, but my love affair with Nintendo rages onward, for better (Yoshi’s Wooly World!) and for worse (Amiibo Festival???). It is said love affair that has forced me into a podcast relationship with two other like-minded gents, Sam (@thepixel_dude) and Sven (@RetroRedemption). On the … Continue reading Hey, I’m a co-host on a Nintendo Podcast

Updates for The NES Compendium

  UPDATE: 09/14/2015   The goal remains: get the NES Compendium out by the end of 2015/early 2016. By 11/2015, you will (hopefully) see what the book looks like, inside and out. The NES’ 30th anniversary is 10/18/85 and I’d like to commemorate the day, particularly as I missed Mario’s 30th anniversary. Thinking about a … Continue reading Updates for The NES Compendium

Lost in the Minus World – Review # -3: AD&D: Dragons of Flame

  Greetings, players! It is I, your friendly Dungeon Master, otherwise known as Matthew. I remain locked away within the depths of Questicle’s own Temple of Elemental Evil, but have no fear! For soon the ancient and eldrich magicks needed to escape and enact my vengeance shall be at hand! And then we’ll see just … Continue reading Lost in the Minus World – Review # -3: AD&D: Dragons of Flame

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