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Category Archives: Videots

Videots: A Salute to Sunset Riders

On this installment of Videots, I’ll be paying tribute to a much liked but mostly forgotten title; Konami’s Sunset Riders. Sunset RidersĀ is a side-scrolling run-and-gun style shoot-’em-up released by Konami as a coin-operated video game in 1991. The game is set during the American Old West, where the player takes control of a bounty hunter …

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Videots: Favorite Pokemon Types

As you can probably tell, I’m in kind of a Pokemon groove this month, so in today’s Videots I’ll be geeking out over my favorite Pokemon types, and my favorite Pokemon therein. NOTE: these are just my personal favorites; opinions can and will vary. Also, I won’t be getting super-duper technical with the game specs, …

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2 Funny/Videots: Why Doesn’t Anybody Like Delibird?

In honor of Pokemonth, today’s 2 Funny is another offering from Il Neige. Neige pays tribute to a Pokemon who doesn’t get a lot of love from fans. Here’s “Why Doesn’t Anybody Like Delibird?”. -I love this guy. I’d make geek rock videos too if I had any musical talent whatsoever. Look for more Pokemania! …

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Videots: Favorite Video Game Power-Ups

Today’s Videots digs into the Digital Goody Bag and pays tribute to some of our favorite video game Power-Ups, those fun little boosts and advantages that make reaching the end of a level, completing a stage or laying waste to that Big Boss just that much easier. First, the boring stuff: we won’t be reviewing …

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2 Funny/Videots: 1983 Pole Position Ad

One of the more memorable features of the 1980’s (aside from the cartoons which were essentially just 30-minute toy commercials, jam shorts and those skinny neck ties) was how cracker barrel crazy their video game ads were. As this ad shows us, if you were a corporate stiff who was against fun and exciting things, …

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