We Should Talk About Battle Axe | Nostalgia Nerd

30 apr 2021
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Head to ​www.squarespace.com/nostalgianerd to save 10% off your first purchase of a website or domain using code NOSTALGIANERD....A game that combines the fantastical lands of Golden Axe with the gameplay style of Gauntlet you say? Well, apparently that's Battle Axe. Let's take a look and see if that holds up. Including a look at the ultimate physical edition.
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  • Someone remade the Amiga Doom clone Alien Breed 3D in GZDoom, and its pretty great! Its called "Project Osiris".

    Andrew VrbaAndrew Vrba5 dagar sedan
  • Another game somewhat similar to the classics is Dragons crown. It's on other platforms now but I loveddd it on Vita.

    MalazanMalazan5 dagar sedan
  • I don't see anything at all that reminds me of Golden Axe here besides the generic fantasy theme. Way closer to Arcus Odyssey, Zombies Ate My Neighbors, and Chaos Engine since it's not a beatemup, it's a run'n'gun with a melee attack

    Hot DoggingtonHot Doggington6 dagar sedan
  • Am I the only one who is reminded of Atlus' Purikura Daisakusen for arcade and Sega Saturn out of this game?

    Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • 'Z' ,'X' and 'C'... That's a little irritating on a QWERTZ layout, such as Hungarian.

    Gábor BálintGábor Bálint9 dagar sedan
  • Mercia was a kingdom in England before it was England

    KhalbraeKhalbrae9 dagar sedan
  • This looks ace, going to get myself a copy. However it looks like a cross between Gauntlet and Chaos Engine more than Golden Axe

    Nick BlackburnNick Blackburn9 dagar sedan
  • I get a very strong "Elfmania" vide in here. Sure, it looks very nice, sounds very nice and has a nice first impression to it, but the gameplay itself leaves much to be desired. When the developers thought, it was a good idea to make it unforgiving hard, well, it wasn't a good idea. Also the comparison to "Chaos Engine" isn't right. The only things these games have in common is a great presentation and that both are overhead perspective action games. Chaos Engine has much more depth in the gameplay department.

    BlogrovicBlogrovic10 dagar sedan
  • Jesus, are you playing it with the Duke!

    Shia LaBeoufShia LaBeouf10 dagar sedan
  • If Battle Axe was released in the early '90s, which consoles do you think would have been able to handle it? I'm guessing the Neo Geo is the only one which would have been able to without major downgrades.

    Tempest FennacTempest Fennac10 dagar sedan
    • @Tempest Fennac Some arcade games back in the early 90's such as Batsugun, Metal Black, Gun Frontier, etc, were later ported to the Sega Saturn, so...

      Joey FordJoey Ford8 dagar sedan
    • @Joey Ford That's more mid-'90s being as it first came out in '94. I was mainly thinking about sub-32 bit systems for this (I'm curious about whether the 3DO and Jaguar would have been able to run it admittedly).

      Tempest FennacTempest Fennac8 dagar sedan
    • What about Sega Saturn?

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • Looks like lots of old school fun. Is there a US version for the Switch?

    KyosanymKyosanym10 dagar sedan
  • Those segways into the ad content are getting ever more tenuous fella

    sheep83sheep8311 dagar sedan
  • This honestly doesn't seem very good. Music seems nice, sprite collision seems terrible and gameplay seems nothing like Golden Axe or Gauntlet aside from that you have to blow up things the enemies spawn from. Doesn't have the magic or mounts of golden axe or the mazes of gauntlet. As far as I could see, anyway. And people are saying you can't move and attack at the same time and there are only 4 levels? Was this an ad? Your copy didn't mention any of the glaring issues that were happening even in the video you captured!

    Panos DionysopoulosPanos Dionysopoulos11 dagar sedan
  • Gotta love that OG xbox Duke controller

    ScottishComedianScottishComedian12 dagar sedan
  • All I can think is I want a game covering the backstory of the cleric from King of Dragons

    HebaruSanHebaruSan12 dagar sedan
  • Looks boring as hell tbh, no real variety in the gameplay, just wander around smashing the fire button. I never liked gauntlet for the same reason, it just gets tedious. The art on this one is nice though.

    meetoo594meetoo59412 dagar sedan
  • I love pixel art 🥰😍 it teaches us that constraints adds more creativity

    John DripperJohn Dripper12 dagar sedan
  • THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!!!!!!! Thank you for introducing me to this game!! As soon as I started watching this, actually about 3 minutes in lol, I paused the video and got the game!!! I didn't know what I was in for but I KNEW it was gonna be a bit of good fun! But 267 dollars of fun... well I THOUGHT it would be, but after playing it a bit and only getting about half way through the dungeon and dying maybe 4 times, I decided to watch the rest of your video. That's when you explained it is ONLY 4 LEVELS!!! FOUR levels for TWENTY-SIX dollars?!?!? YIKES!!!!! I am assuming this purchase is going towards the dev's making a part 2 and actually making a FULL GAME... But anywho, I absolutely LOVE this game!!! THANK YOU SO MUCH for introducing me to this game, it has brought back MANY memories of my childhood and I glad I went in for this one. It's TOTALLY WORTH THE BUY PEOPLE!!! HELP SUPPORT THE DEVS THAT ARE WORTKING THE HARDEST!!! :D

    TweedleTweedle12 dagar sedan
  • Didn't like the game to be truthful, would rather play the original arcade versions of Golden Axe and Gauntlet. Having said that the art-style is incredible.

    Terry Wrist!!!!Terry Wrist!!!!12 dagar sedan
  • oh wow another thing i wouldn't touch with a 12.03 metres long pole

    tsartomatotsartomato12 dagar sedan
  • a PSVITA port would've been so cool but sadly i doubt it would sell well on it

    Ciccio ImberlicchioCiccio Imberlicchio12 dagar sedan
  • The pixel art looks incredible, but GOD the gameplay looks boring! I'll pass.

    Icelink256Icelink25612 dagar sedan
  • Proud backer of this project. From the 1st screenshots to the final product, I couldn’t be happier. This was one of the smoothest projects that I have been apart of. Would definitely back another project by this team in the future after my wonderful experience with this project. My only complaint is that backers should have received their product BEFORE retail release. Otherwise an all around “A-“ Grade.

    EvaFullEvaFull12 dagar sedan
  • Looks cool - but as with many modern games, the sound design seems off. There’s something about retro pixel graphics and high-fidelity sampled sound effects and voice acting that just doesn’t feel right to me.

    Nick WalletteNick Wallette12 dagar sedan
  • 18 minute video yet doesn't mention the inability to strafe and shoot simultaneously in the game. SEworldrs trying to make videos for money are some of the most useless garbage to come down the pike.

    nirvgorillanirvgorilla13 dagar sedan
    • At least he ain't EDP445, The Ace Family, or even Jake Paul. lol

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • I know they want to show off the pixel art, but in this video it looks like the camera is *way* too close. The characters are nearly 1/5th the vertical height of the screen? Spawners are more than twice the height of the characters? Areas look relatively tiny, and there seems to be barely any room to move in the cave section. I've a feeling I'd hate to play this two player, with the limited space and the various attack effects.

    BainesMkIIBainesMkII13 dagar sedan
  • Merica' !

    Aaron ReidAaron Reid13 dagar sedan
  • Stop pretending this game isn't junk. You can' even shoot while moving because they didn't feel like animating it. It's crap. You're better off with Shock Troopers, which it's actually far closer to than Gauntlet or Golden Axe. It's nothing like a beat 'em up.

    Big Blue FrontendBig Blue Frontend13 dagar sedan
    • To be honest, I don't think the game is that bad, but I do think it could've been more polished and actually offer more content than it currently already has. I do still prefer the team's previous game, Xeno Crisis.

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • It kinda feels like Gauntlet meets Diablo with the isometric view.

    AnerAner13 dagar sedan
    • @Nick Wallette Reminds me more of Atlus' arcade/Sega Saturn title, Purikura Daisakusen.

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
    • Reminds me of Secret of Mana.

      Nick WalletteNick Wallette12 dagar sedan
  • Chaos Engine is also known as Soldiers of Fortune and it was also released for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive and the SNES/NSFC, as well as had a sequel that pretty much played like the first game, but I think that game only came out for the Amiga.

    Pax HumanaPax Humana13 dagar sedan
    • You are right. I was thinking someone or rather bitmap enterprise should remake the chaos engine with these graphics and engine.

      Nayyar RashidNayyar Rashid8 dagar sedan
  • Does this game also have WSAD or actual Arrow button support, though?

    Pax HumanaPax Humana13 dagar sedan
    • Both, according to the control mapping option screen.

      meetoo594meetoo59412 dagar sedan
  • Bro move your cursor

    GeraldGerald13 dagar sedan
  • Stunning pixel art

    Retro_ChiZRetro_ChiZ13 dagar sedan
  • armfat, armfat, you’re my armfat

    Gae ShowsGae Shows13 dagar sedan
  • Might pick it up on sale. Except for a few games, like Shovel Knight and Curse of the Moon, I quickly get bored by modern pixel games. Might play them for 20-30 minutes, and then not bother to play them again. Rather just play on my old 8-16 bit systems, when I need a dose of proper nostalgia. And yes Golden Axe is fantastic, it’s one I often go back to.

    Svante SkoogSvante Skoog13 dagar sedan
  • Isn’t this just a updated version of “Gauntlet Dark Legacy”

    Cricket EnglandCricket England13 dagar sedan
  • It looks great, but having the point pop ups is always a deal breaker for me. I really wish game developers would stop doing that or provide options to turn it off.

    The FearmothsThe Fearmoths13 dagar sedan
    • @The Fearmoths seworld.info/will/qZenla7OoHisl3U/video

      Joey FordJoey Ford7 dagar sedan
    • @Joey Ford It's my opinion, that's all. I'm not asking other people to agree with me. It's just a pet hate of mine in games and as good as this game looks otherwise, it's enough to put me off buying it.

      The FearmothsThe Fearmoths7 dagar sedan
    • @The Fearmoths Dude, who cares, like for real? You're basically nitpicking on something that nobody cares about.

      Joey FordJoey Ford8 dagar sedan
    • @Joey Ford I don't expect anything, but it's not a requirement of old school games to have overbearing pop ups. Some people are cool with them, but for me it ruins the immersion.

      The FearmothsThe Fearmoths8 dagar sedan
    • It's an old school inspired game, what did you expect?

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • That mouse cursor in the middle of the screen hurts me.

    Daniel CassidyDaniel Cassidy13 dagar sedan
  • "Really shows off the graphics"...More like really shows some particularly laze marketing where they did nothing but print off the sprite sheets. I'm also unclear on what CRT their shader is supposed to mimic. It's pretty weird for the pixels color orientation to be mirrored like that (i.e. rgbgrgbgr).

    Kenneth KolanoKenneth Kolano14 dagar sedan
  • This also reminds me of "Zombies Ate My Neighbors", with the graphics of "The Misadventures of Flink" (Megadrive/Amiga (CD32) and, on mobile, "Age of Zombies" (which has a cameo with Fruit Ninja and you ride a zombie t-rex!).

    Primal ConvoyPrimal Convoy14 dagar sedan
  • No Xbox, iOS and Android ports? FAIL

    Primal ConvoyPrimal Convoy14 dagar sedan
  • I got this for 15$ they the Kickstarter. Def an arcade game thru and thru. For better and worse. The infinite mode changes level sets every 4 portals you go thru or so

    Beach HouseBeach House14 dagar sedan
  • "Its really nice"

    DirteebreaksDirteebreaks14 dagar sedan
  • Graphically this looks brilliant!

    Pete AinsworthPete Ainsworth14 dagar sedan
  • 18 min advertisement

    ky uhhlky uhhl14 dagar sedan
    • @nirvgorilla That's what she said.

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
    • Check out Big Blue Frontend here on youtube. He's one of the few who tells the truth about games on youtube because he isn't trying to be popular or get paid. You're right about these shills.

      nirvgorillanirvgorilla12 dagar sedan
  • ugh! don't turn pages like that! 2:10 you'll tear them. Supposed to turn at the corner. And lick your finger first. I don't care if it's Covid. 4:32 I think Iolo is pronounced Yolo, like Iolo Williams the Welsh bird watching documentarian.

    msdmsd14 dagar sedan
  • tbh. it reminds me more of "Chaos Engine"...

    Crowbar VikingCrowbar Viking14 dagar sedan
  • The Chaos Engine is one of my all time favorites, was just playing the Amiga CD32 version the other day. I'll be purchasing this game!!

    Chris BChris B14 dagar sedan
    • I liked the genesis version

      Nayyar RashidNayyar Rashid8 dagar sedan
  • The fact with dying feels like it needs some way to gain additional lives. Either by buying them from the vendor or by reaching certain scores, like every 100000 points or so.

    HappyBeezerStudios - by Lord_MogulHappyBeezerStudios - by Lord_Mogul14 dagar sedan
  • That looks unimpressive :/ I played it for a bit before refunding. Sure it sounds good and does what you expect. But it truly lacks depth in gameplay.

    Arc2301Arc230114 dagar sedan
  • advert with adverts

    jin abbottjin abbott14 dagar sedan
  • The pixel art is magnificently resolved!

    Rhianne MollRhianne Moll14 dagar sedan
  • Iolo, pronounced Yolo. Or more accurately Ee-yolo

    Jayson CronlyJayson Cronly14 dagar sedan
  • wheres the BOXED pc game i dont buy games any more unless there in a box so i have hard copy and that means I HAVE IT so if the down load goes missing or bust i still have the game

    mike spikeeymike spikeey14 dagar sedan
    • If you have a burner, you can get your games on GOG and put them on a disc yourself

      Chicken BouillonCubeChicken BouillonCube12 dagar sedan
  • The soundtrack is very Golden Axe, indeed.

    David Romero BlayaDavid Romero Blaya14 dagar sedan
    • @Joey Ford Another great soundtrack.

      David Romero BlayaDavid Romero Blaya8 dagar sedan
    • It's more of Capcom's Magic Sword vibe than it does on Sega's Golden Axe, which is no surprise, considering the former was also composed by Manami Matsumae.

      Joey FordJoey Ford9 dagar sedan
  • I guess I'm being a bit old-fashioned with this comment - what with commenting on gender specific conventions for Anglo-Saxon names and all - but shouldn't it be Etheldreda?

    James WoottonJames Wootton14 dagar sedan
    • I'm not an etymology expert, but both Etheldred and Etheldreda are female names.

      SilandaSilanda14 dagar sedan
  • Who else was shouting "Get that damn cursor out of the screen!"

    theimportertheimporter14 dagar sedan
  • how original

    frognik79frognik7914 dagar sedan
  • Nice. Just wishlisted it on Steam.

    Qun MangQun Mang14 dagar sedan
  • Just heard about it last week, for sure placing a preorder next week.

    Kevin NunesKevin Nunes15 dagar sedan
  • Wait what? So this is an advert but also sponsored by Squarespace? FFS. Thought the clickbait over the past couple of months was bad enough

    Lex HazukiLex Hazuki15 dagar sedan
  • Throbbing Cherry back at it again.

    tremoristtremorist15 dagar sedan
  • Reminds me more of a reimagined "Arcus Odyssey" than anything else

    Chibi TheEdgehogChibi TheEdgehog15 dagar sedan
  • Some geezer on a ship with a cannon

    AndriAndri15 dagar sedan
  • So we have advanced chaosengine?

    Kauno MedisKauno Medis15 dagar sedan
  • I'm definitely getting Toejam & Earl, and Zombies Ate My Neighbors vibes for this. Looks great.

    VideoGameObsessionVideoGameObsession15 dagar sedan
  • I'm disappointed at the lack or Morlocks in the Mines of Morlock.

    MartiparMartipar15 dagar sedan
  • it looks really fun but i wish they had left the male gaze bits of the genre back in the 90s where they belong. #GiveFaeSomePants

    SOOKIE!SOOKIE!15 dagar sedan
    • @Isaac Kuo heck yeah, i have way less objection to tons of malegazey stuff if there's things for us lgbtqia and womenfolk in equal quantities

      SOOKIE!SOOKIE!14 dagar sedan
    • As a commercial game that needs to sell, I'd kinda go the opposite direction - maybe tone down the male gaze bit a bit, but amp up the female gaze a ton to balance things out. I'd go for the The Mummy mix. Brendan Frazer's and Oded Fehr's appearances were VERY well appreciated, and none of the male fans were disappointed with Rachel Weisz's outfits (although one might argue that the low necktie outfit was peak lesbian gaze, but whatever). My point is - it's deliciously optimized eye candy for everyone.

      Isaac KuoIsaac Kuo15 dagar sedan
  • Ho hum, just another wannabe game. Looks just like 10,000 others out there. Not sure why developers can't get this right...

    atariforever2002atariforever200215 dagar sedan
  • I loved the 6-in-1 Pak for the Genesis. Golden Axe happened to be among the choices of games to play. What’s most interesting is that many of the games on that cartridge can actually be played with an Atari 2600 controller. The fire button maps as both A and C, leaving no way to press B or Start, but I’ve verified both Sonic and Streets of Rage are beatable this way if you choose your controller mapping wisely for the latter game. Golden Axe, though, suffers more from this compromised, challenging controller scheme.

    David WonnDavid Wonn15 dagar sedan
  • 1:46HELLO, good video! ۞―𝐃𝐀𝐓𝐄 𝐌𝐄 NEW ON TRENDING 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭―۞ ➡️➡️️ 》》 bestdat.site/Cherry 《《 -----------------^^----------------- ♠【﹄💖𝐊𝐋𝐈𝐊≔⫸LINK 💖﹃】 ♠みゃあこさん!ฅ( ̳• •̫ • ̳ฅ)ニャン 与えられた '日少し絞る💖🖤❤️今後は気をライブ配信の再編ありがとうです!この日のライブ配信は、かならりやばかったですね!1万人を超える人が見ていたもん(笑)やっぱり人参最高!まさかのカメラ切り忘れでやら1かしたのもドキドキでした,. 💖🖤在整個人類歷史上,強者,富人和具有狡猾特質的人捕食部落,氏族,城鎮,城市和鄉村中的弱者,無`'守和貧窮成員。然而,人類的生存意願迫使那些被拒絕,被剝奪或摧毀的基本需求的人們找到了一種生活方式,並繼續將其DNA融入不斷發展的人類社會。. 說到食物,不要以為那些被拒絕的人只吃垃圾。相反,他們學會了在被忽視的肉類和蔬菜中尋找營養。他們學會了清潔,切塊,調味和慢燉慢燉的野菜和肉類,在食品市場上被忽略的部分家用蔬菜和肉類,並且學會了使用芳香的木煙(如山核桃,山核桃和豆科灌木 來調味g食物煮的時候 來調味食物煮的時候

    Kristin MoralesKristin Morales15 dagar sedan
  • Yeah it does feel like Chaos Engine ...

    Hfric`s Gaming BacklogHfric`s Gaming Backlog15 dagar sedan
  • If I could choose 2 games that defined my teenage years it would be Sam Fox Strip Poker and Strip Poker 2 on ZX Spectrum. I've never waggled my joystick 🕹 as hard and fast in all my life. 👍

    READYTEDDYBEARREADYTEDDYBEAR15 dagar sedan
    • There was a second one?

      meetoo594meetoo59412 dagar sedan
  • Henk Nieborg ! The Adventures of Lomax is one of my favorites, the 32-Bit pixel art here as well is undeniably his style.

    KousaburoKousaburo15 dagar sedan
  • I think Iolo is pronounced YOLO! Lol

    Daniel PriestDaniel Priest15 dagar sedan
  • If Iolo is pronounced like in Ultima, it's "Yo-lo".

    TheSilent333TheSilent33315 dagar sedan
    • It's a Welsh name 👍👍

      NediabloNediablo15 dagar sedan
  • Iolo was a name used in the Ultima series too.

    yomowseyomowse15 dagar sedan
  • I'll never understand the Golden Axe and Gauntlet "claims" we see everywhere since this game was first presented... That's a straight-up Chaos Engine clone. *Just* a Chaos Engine clone. In the 21st century. On modern consoles. And that's awesome.

    Yan HollidayYan Holliday15 dagar sedan
    • Yeah, it doesn't really share the same aesthetic or gameplay with either of those games. The cynic in me wonders if they decided to talk up Golden Axe and Gauntlet because if they called it a fantasy Chaos Engine there would be too many people asking "what's The Chaos Engine?", especially outside of Europe.

      SilandaSilanda14 dagar sedan
    • Yep. Chaos Engine. And nothing wrong with that. Got some Minecraft Dungeons vibes too.

      Kelsey JacksonKelsey Jackson14 dagar sedan
  • I wager it's only 1 or 2 lives and that's it because the game is only 4 levels long. Maybe there's something to be said for it not overstaying it's welcome in that respect? I'd honestly prefer a game of at least 8 levels, 3 lives, and 1 continue. I looked the game up while watching the video and, while it is a dazzling piece of eye candy, I can't see that $39.95 price tag on Limited Run justified for the sparse amount of actual content in the game ($40.86 if I buy a UK import on Amazon). A New Game+ that's designed to just kick your ass harder isn't much of an incentive either. You could have weaseled that much money out of me 30 years ago if this were a new Mega Drive/Genesis game but not so much now.

    Alan RizkallahAlan Rizkallah15 dagar sedan
  • I cant believe this game is still $30 lol

    BadWallabyBadWallaby15 dagar sedan
  • Gauntlet, Golden axe and don't forget rise of the robots!

    II8JDII8JD15 dagar sedan
  • How can they call this game Battle Axe if none of the playable characters wield any axes?

    Michael LeydenMichael Leyden15 dagar sedan
    • @meetoo594 You got me there ... I didn't specify _playable_ characters.

      Isaac KuoIsaac Kuo12 dagar sedan
    • @Isaac Kuo Death adder did though didn't he?

      meetoo594meetoo59412 dagar sedan
    • Well, none of the characters in Golden Axe wielded the titular golden axe, so ... sure why not?

      Isaac KuoIsaac Kuo15 dagar sedan
  • Guess the Nerd never played the later Ultima games or he would have heard how Iolo is pronounced...

    d2factotumd2factotum15 dagar sedan
    • It's a Welsh name.

      Carl WilliamsCarl Williams15 dagar sedan
  • chaos engine!! yes. i had a demo level from some pc mag in the 90s!!!

    Graham SardanGraham Sardan15 dagar sedan
  • Are your keycaps intended to invoke memories of the CPC?

    Trevor PomroyTrevor Pomroy15 dagar sedan
  • 23€ for a super short game that hides its weakness behind a cheap death system and the excuse of "old-school"? I'll pass, even if it's great. Games have gone a long way since the old times, even in the realm of old-school indies, and this game here doesn't seem to cut it.

    DanoDano15 dagar sedan
  • Obviouslly IOLO with an "i". That's why they used a serif font. And that's why any serif font is better than the piece of shit font that SEworld uses.

    モレナウエルモレナウエル15 dagar sedan
  • What is a digestive anyway? It looks like kind of a cracker... Maybe a simple cookie? er, biscuit?

    Aaron WilliamsAaron Williams15 dagar sedan
    • It's like the most boring biscuit on the planet. It is elevated to new heights with a chocolate coating, but plain... dry dry dry.

      Shake TelevisionShake Television15 dagar sedan
  • im jealous

    lxs077lxs07715 dagar sedan
  • I wish there were more characters instead of two walking beards and an elf. Looks great otherwise.

    Marlborough MiniaturesMarlborough Miniatures15 dagar sedan
    • @Isaac Kuo That's understandable, but I'd have liked more variety between the two guys; make one of them a paladin or something.

      Marlborough MiniaturesMarlborough Miniatures14 dagar sedan
    • Considering each character has so many moves and such detailed animation, I can understand why there's only three.

      Isaac KuoIsaac Kuo15 dagar sedan
  • 9:52 Dynamic difficulty like in Resident Evil 4?

    Roland KatsuragiRoland Katsuragi15 dagar sedan
  • You should ask Iolo about spam.

    Allan Begolo-WyattAllan Begolo-Wyatt15 dagar sedan
  • ooooooh this looks interesting :D also someone actually recreated Gauntlet on SmileBASIC for the 3DS.

    MaximusWolfieMaximusWolfie15 dagar sedan
  • that resolution seems challenging.

    snethsssnethss15 dagar sedan
  • Iolo... as in... YOLO!!!!!!! that was clever XD

    vanerekvanerek15 dagar sedan
  • Camera seems a bit too zoomed in.

    EQ GamesEQ Games15 dagar sedan
  • I remember playing Gauntlet on my Grandfather's NES he has laying around in the garage. Not sure what was wrong with it but there was a game genie stuck in it and the thing wouldn't play certain games right without it.

    Awesome MinecrafterAwesome Minecrafter15 dagar sedan
    • The game genie pcb was quite a bit thicker than a normal cartridge one. It could help compensate for weak or dirty socket pins with the extra pressure. Mine was the same way growing up and I used the same fix for years.

      Trevor PomroyTrevor Pomroy15 dagar sedan
  • looks like a 16bit torchlight...fun stuff :)

    Andrew BallardAndrew Ballard15 dagar sedan
  • Reminds me of Zombies Ate My Neighbors

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  • They had the Golden Axe arcade machine in the Student Union in college. We spent hours having mini tournaments on it. Only played on the pool table looking longingly at the machine when it was in use.

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