This month we saw the sudden passing of Satoru Iwata the president & CEO of Nintendo, there isn’t much to be said that hasn’t already been touched on in the media but the Gamespot tribute video linked below did the best job of capturing just what made him special, not only as a human being but also […]
My wave 4 Amiibo purchases arrived from Walmart.com without issue, currently still looking for Jigglypuff, Greninja and Lucina which have all been impossible to find locally but are still available via online Japanese retailers so I will grab those soon!
I haven’t posted in a little over a month so I have quite a few items to report including multiple Arcade Block shipments, game pickups and more so please read on! On the non collector front I am happy to report that my first game review was recently made available on Sega-16.com, Wonder Boy on the […]
Final Amiibo of the first wave, Toad!
I received the first round of the Super Mario series of Amiibo including both Mario from Mario Party 10 and the Walmart exclusive Gold Mario which I luckily got in a local trade, I originally went to my 24-hour Walmart for the midnight release but unfortunately they only got a shipment of 4 in and […]
I decided that I needed a new proper display case to hold my Amiibo collection, the cabinet is a Detolf and the lights are Dioder both from Ikea. The riser that the Amiibo are sitting on is an Azar from Amazon, the combination looks really nice and clean and allows plenty of room to grow the collection moving forward. What are […]
This past week has been a busy one, last weekend I made numerous stops at local game stores looking for a few games to add to my collection. Then this week I completely retooled the streaming setup in an attempt to move away from Winamp feeding the audio to Shoutcast to something more reliable and […]
I am back with another round of games picked up over the past few weeks and of course January’s Arcade Block! More Amiibo showed up with Rosalina, Ike, King Dedede and Meta Knight all on their way to wrap up this wave with all of the announced Mario line pre-ordered. Various game […]
A few games I picked up recently, Shenmue is in fantastic shape with no scratches on the discs. Wipeout is one that I somehow no longer owned so I was happy to pick up a copy with the old hard box. Below are shots of my overall Amiibo collection so far stored inside the […]
I finally wrapped up with wave 2 of the Amiibos with all of wave 3 pre-ordered at various online retailers. It has been a bit since I picked up some classic games so decided to grab these this weekend! And of course Decembers Arcade Block, this was a nice month! Sonic magnet set. […]