Super Smash Bros. 3DS demo winners!

September 15th, 2014 No comments

The winners have been chosen and the codes emailed out, please check your emails and enjoy!

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Super Smash Bros. 3DS demo codes!!!

September 14th, 2014 31 comments

I have two extra Super Smash Bros. 3DS demo codes available and will be giving them out at random to two people that leave a comment on this post (be sure to use a valid email address), I will select two people at the end of the day tomorrow!

Super Smash Bros. 3DS

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This weekends pickups.

September 14th, 2014 No comments

Picked up a few games etc. at my local “Oldschool Video Games” store and Kmart which constantly has deep discounts on games. Bowser adds to the “World of Nintendo” set of the larger figures, I am still looking for both Link and Wario.

 

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The long overdue setup pics.

August 31st, 2014 No comments

I finally got around to taking pictures of my gaming setup(s), the images are not the best quality due to lighting issues and things are a bit of a mess organizational wise but here they are.

 

Main gaming room: Please click images for full size versions.

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Games: TG16/PC Engine, PS1, NeoGeo-CD, 3DO, Jaguar, etc.

Turbo Express fully re-capped, original model PS VITA

 

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36 inch Sony Wega capable of 480p, shelves above store console duplicates & console variants such as Sega CdX, JVC X’eye, etc.

 

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Pelican Universal System Selector Pro, Atari Jaguar, Turbo Duo fully re-capped, 3DO

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Model 1 Genesis, Model 2 Sega-CD, 32x

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Denon Audio Receiver (will be getting a 2.1 speaker setup in the near future), Sony VCR

 

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Model 1 Genesis\Model 1 Sega CD, Saturn, Dreamcast

NES, SNES, N64, Pelican Universal System Selector Pro (I am going to Retrobrite the NES and SNES in the near future)

 

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Finally! A working Model 1 Sega CD! /happy dance

 

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Scart setup using a scart switch and scart to component converter currently utilized by my main Genesis setup and SNES, will add Saturn etc. later.

 

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The main shelves.

 

 

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Random game shots to make them easier to read.

 

 

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Figures and misc. stuff everywhere, most of these will be moved to their own shelf soon which will be purchased to house the upcoming Amiibo’s. I have some of the new “World of Nintendo” lineup but am missing a few pieces still such as Bowser. Also looking to get a better variety of Sega related figures, hopefully branching out into the non Sonic franchises but they seem to be difficult to track down these days.

 

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Gaming PC:  i7-4770k @ 4ghz, 16 gig memory, GTX 770, Samsung EVO 840, Windows 8.1

“Daily driver” PC: Intel Q9650 @ 3ghz, 8 gig memory, HD 4870, Samsung 470, OS X Mavericks

Swans M10 speakers and dual Samsung 22 in monitors, I need to add new monitors to the top brackets.

 

Setup #2:

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36 inch Sony Wega CRT capable of 1080i, the shelf houses HD-DVD’s, Wii, Game Cube, PS2, Xbox, and Xbox 360 games.

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Xbox 360 with HD-DVD drive and video switch.

 

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Neo Candy MVS-U4 arcade cabinet in a temporary location.

 

Setup #3:

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Samsung 65 inch TV

PS4, WiiU, PS3, DVR, Pioneer Elite series Audio Receiver and Athena speakers.

Drawers contain games for the above consoles with the boxes below storing controllers and a controller charging station.

 

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New 16-bit Audiophile releases!

June 22nd, 2014 No comments

The 16-bit Audiophile project has completed two new releases for Altered Beast and X-Men 2 Clone Wars,

http://www.16bitaudiophileproject.org/release-x-men-2-clone-wars/

http://www.16bitaudiophileproject.org/release-altered-beast/

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Please help one of our own.

April 19th, 2014 No comments

Video Game Rescue has setup a donation page to help Kevin Cronin’s family cover the burial costs, please check it out at.

http://www.gofundme.com/8bktnw

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A huge loss for the retro gaming community.

April 18th, 2014 No comments

This week the retro gaming community lost one of it’s own, “Kevin Cronin, co-host of the Video Game Rescue podcast, passed away on 4/14 at 2 am of a heart attack”.

Kevin was an awesome  member of the retro gaming community contributing tons of great content via the Video Game Rescue podcast, YouTube reviews and as a member of the Reddit community /r/gamecollecting.

 

There is a fund raiser running to help his family cover the burial costs at, http://www.gofundme.com/8bktnw

The Video Game Rescue store in Jacksonville Florida will be raising money via an in store game-a-thon, a Twitch broadcast of the event and via online auctions as outlined here, http://videogamerescue.com/celebrating-the-life-of-kevin-cronin/

 

 

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