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VGBS 62 – The Impending Decline of the NES?!?!

Delving deep into the concept of Nostalgia having a finite shelf-life, most notably NES Nostalgia in particular. Other podcasts feel like everyone is going to stop caring about the NES, going to the classic Nintendo gloom and doom. Here are … Continue reading

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VGBS 61 – 3DNES & Interview with Dayvv Brooks (Former Employee of Nintendo of America)

The 3DNES is a wonderful emulator, however it requires a lot of customization to get things running smoothly. Kyle goes over some of the ins and outs. We also have on Dayvv Brooks, a former Nintendo of America game counselor … Continue reading

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VGBS Live 12 @ RetroGameCon 2016 with Thor Aackerlund

VGBS is Live at RetroGameCon in Syracuse, NY. This was probably the smallest crowd we’ve ever had for a panel, because the location was hidden and they announced the wrong time! However my guest was Thor Aackerlund, the winner of … Continue reading

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VGBS 60 – The Vic Tokai Quadrilogy: Kid Kool (NES), Psycho Fox (SMS), Decap Attack (Genesis) & Magical Hat (Mega Drive)

BS Homework time and we are covering four Vic Tokai games that all have the same style gameplay, yet are on different systems and regions. From the NES to the SMS, then the Mega Drive and over to the Genesis, … Continue reading

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Hagen’s Alley Books 101 – Learn About the Different Series

As things get larger and we get more books released here at Hagen’s Alley, I feel like it’s now time to put up a little 101 and FAQ about all of the different book series that we offer. That way … Continue reading

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VGBS Live 11 @ PRGE 2016 with John Riggs, Reggie Williams & Sergio Elisondo

VGBS goes Live at Portland Retro Gaming Expo in Oregon. This panel has my fix-it himself John Riggs, the always hilarious Reggie Williams and the extremely talented gaming musician Sergio Elisondo. We talk SNES nostalgia, including our favorite games and … Continue reading

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Hacking the NES Classic – How does it hold up?

As some of you “Hagen’s Alley Originals” know, I have an amazing Coinops-Hacked Xbox that runs everything, near flawlessly. That being said, I figured I would chime in with my thoughts on the NES Classic and its true potential.

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