SoCal Retro Gaming Expo 3.0
Recently I went to the Ontario Convention center for the third SoCal Retro Gaming Expo 2017. The previous two events was at Frank & Sons in City of Industry. The previous event was very well received but the location was simply not large enough to house this growing expo. While... Read more
SC3 10th Anniversary Party
For ten years now the Southern California Classic Collectors group (SC3) had their annual get together at founders Steve Hertz backyard and was one of the best ones yet. There was a good turnout for the event but it did seem to be a much more manageable size this... Read more
Pinball Arcade: Doctor Who Review
I am a huge pinball fan, but sadly there are few places to actually play pinball machines anymore. There are a few arcades and events throughout the United States but the days of being able to play pinball nearly everywhere sadly does not exist any longer. Now thanks to... Read more
SC3/Arcade 2084 Fall Fiesta 2016
Over the weekend the Southern California Classic Collectors (SC3) group got together at Arcade 2084 for the first of two big fall 2016 events to finish out the year. The location really serves the selling and trading area very well because of the large parking lot at the location.... Read more
SDCC ’16: South Park 20
One of the biggest changes to San Diego Comic Con has been the expansion of the show outside the convention center itself. The show itself has about 130,000 paid attendees but with so many things going on in the downtown San Diego area there are estimates that it draws... Read more
E3 Days of Future Past
WIth E3 2015 landing in LA this week to which I will be covering on Wednesday over on our Twitter feed. I thought it would be fun to start off the week with a look at some of the crazy things that have happened at E3 over the years.... Read more
Retro Gaming Review: Game.com
During the hight of the late 1990’s video game craze Tiger Electronics made a handheld cartridge system Game.Com that was both ahead of its time and dead on arrival at the same time. As a game system it was pretty terrible with only 20 games that were released and... Read more
Retro Gaming Review: Floigan Bros. Episode 1
There was so much positive response to last weeks Wacky Races Dreamcast review that I decided to go back into the Dreamcast vault for another oddball title Floigan Bros. Episode 1. Floigan Bros. Episode 1 had the unfortunate fate of being released after Sega had discontinued the system but... Read more
Retro Game Review: Wacky Races Dreamcast
While the SEGA Dreamcast may not be considered super old school this is probably one of the most underrated and sought after systems today. While the system was only on sale for 17 months in the US it has one of the most unique library of games. While heavily... Read more
Coleco Chameleon: Officially DEAD
BREAKING UPDATE 3/8/2016 Coleco Chameleon is officially dead! Coleco partner Chris Cardillo gave Engadget the following statement, which will also appear on Coleco’s Facebook page: “Retro has decided that the work that they have created is not sufficient to demonstrate at this time. Consequently, we can no longer proceed... Read more