One Up Arcade Bar: A Revival of my Childhood

  Arcades have been something I used to enjoy when I was a kid. The sounds of those machine in a dark lit room while seeking out new opponents and facing new challenges such as trying to see just how high my name can get while trying to beat whoever “TJD” was something I looked forward to every weekend. However, in the early 2000s, arcades started to die out as online play with home video game … Read more

Social Media: The Real ‘Upside Down’

I remember as a kid growing up and receiving these things called “letters” from people. People that took the time to out of their day to sit down and take out a pen & paper to handwrite you something so personal and something in which if you paid any attention to the impression their pen made on the paper you could see the motion and the importance of the thing they were writing to you … Read more

Twitch Streamer to Become First to Beat and Stream all Licensed NES Games

For Twitch streamer TheMexicanRunner, speedrunning has been something he has been passionate about for a very long time. Famous for holding world records in games such as Battletoads and Contra however, this Sunday, February 26th TheMexicanRunner is going to become the first person ever to completely finish and live stream all 714 licensed games for the Nintendo Entertainment System. The project known simply as NESmania, started back in May of 2014. Basically, how the stream … Read more