Given that I work in the games industry, it’s probably not hard to guess that I’d love to make my own proper full game someday. Well a couple years back I learned about SGDK, its a “development kit” for the Sega Megadrive! I was afraid to try it because it requires you to program you … Read moreMaking a Mega Drive Game!
I’ve been thinking a lot about preserving games and the materials that come with them lately. I have some rare stuff, but not a lot and nothing insanely rare. Often when I go to buy something like the Family Basic or the Nintendo Data Recorder, I look them up, I check out what should come … Read moreGame Preservation
Quick History Lesson Famicom + Famicom Disk System The Famicom Disk System was an addon for the Nintendo Family Computer (Famicom) released back in 1986. It used an entirely new system of loading games for the Famicom, in the format of Game Disks, which were essentially a proprietary sized floppy disk. The FDS unit itself … Read moreFamicom Disk System + FDS Stick
Hey there! Thanks for taking the time to give the site a little read. I figured I’d introduce myself and layout some plans for the future! I’m Shane, I’m 31, I like video games. I grew up with 8bit and 16 bit consoles and well, I think they did something to my brain because ever … Read moreWelcome! Lets talk about the future of the site!