Retro Achievement List: Battletoads

Previously on Retro Achievement List: We here at Nerd Rating love achievements and trophies. We are admitted whores for them, but when you think about it, the practice of gamerscores is only seven years old with the introduction of the Xbox 360. We have 30 years of backlogged video games that need to be updated! […]

The RetroN5 Announced… Wait Where’s The N4?

So remember earlier this month when we told you about the RetroN4, the console that would play NES, SNES, Genesis and Game Boy Advanced games? Well it seems that maker Hyperkin is going to toss any of those in the desert with all those lost Atari E.T. cartridges. At the Midwest Gaming Classic show Hyperkin […]

Capcom Announces DuckTales Remastered. Life As I Know It Is Complete.

Today at PAX East Capcom dropped a bomb on the video game world and my childlike wonder. They announced that they will be releasing DuckTales Remastered, a redone version of the classic NES game that will release this summer on XBLA and PSN for $14.99. Jesus, I can not tell you how many times I […]

Controller Inspired Cufflinks. For The Nerd With Important Places To Go.

Do you have an important function to go to? A nice dinner or maybe a wedding of a person that you don’t really consider a friend, but know well enough to put on a suit? Are you actually a very lonely gamer and sometimes you dress up while you play Dead or Alive and pretend […]

Here Is The RetroN 4. Now You’re Playing With Power…And A Lot Of Holes

Have a look at this mixture of childhood dreams and Dr. Frankenstein engineering. This is the RetroN 4 which looks like Nintendo and Sega got together one night over some drinks and a carton of Marlboros and let nature run its course. This machine can play NES, SNES, Genesis and Game Boy Advanced cartridges and […]

TMNT Come ‘Out Of The Shadows’ This Summer

One of the greatest days of my childhood was the day that I got Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Arcade Game for my NES. After pumping quarter after quarter of my mother’s hard earned money in the cabinet version, the mere fact I could spend as much time as I wanted at home bashing the […]

You Like Wii U Boxes? Here Is Your Fix!

Gimme, Gimme, Gimme. You know there is always more Wii U coverage around the corner! Here are some shots of what we (yes I did it) will be holding in our grubby little hands on November 18 when Nintendo releases their next console. I have bought every Nintendo system on day one (except the NES […]