CritAnime

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I grew up in the magical 8-bit era of computers and consoles. I saw the games crash and saw the recovery from it with the NES. I will always have my trusty C64 in my office and when the need arises I will pop a tape in the Datasette and play some classic games. With a wealth of knowledge, especially on old-school rpg's, I hope to bring it to you. The viewers of Retroist.com

Blood from the Mummy’s Tomb

Recently I have been on a bit of a Hammer Film binge. The Horror Channel has been doing something of a Hammer marathon through October which meant I have had chance to catch up with some great cinematic horror masterpieces. And it also meant that I have had a chance […]

Wreck-It Ralph coming November 2012

So just found this out after reading my lastest issue of Retro Gamer Magazine. Turns out that Disney are trying their hand at yet another of those “bad guy turns good guy” film. But this time giving it a gaming twist. Wreck-It Ralph features a 8-bit video game bad guy determind to […]

Airplane! on Blu-Ray

It was by random chance that I actually found this on Amazon.co.uk (US Amazon also have this in stock but it is a region free Blu-Ray). I was browsing for something completely different when suddenly this appeared as one of my recomendations. Amazon knows me too well….. Having lost my initial […]

Steve Jobs dies at 56

It is with a sadness in my heart that I write this. On today, the 5th of October 2011, Steve Jobs has passed away. The world has lost one of the greats in the world of computing. Many might not agree with the way that Apple went with its products. […]