Restoring a Donkey Kong Arcade Cocktail Table

This past summer I came across a listing for a Donkey Kong Arcade cocktail table that I couldn’t resist. The seller was moving and getting rid of some Arcade machines he had in his garage. He said that it “should work”, but was disassembled. He at least knew that the board was tested and was […]

“Stack Up”

I have my famicom disk system hooked up to my top loader NES via a famicom adapter. Works great, although it doesn’t have the enhanced audio unless you connect it through a Japanese famicom. Hoping to add one of those to the collection someday 😜 p.s. Thanks to Nick for the copy of Super Mario […]

Little Rocket Man

I don’t have a ton of time to play games these days, but in my spare moments I’ve been working on the Half-Life 2: Episode 2 achievement ‘Little Rocket Man’. You basically have to carry a garden gnome through the whole episode and place him in a rocket: This can be quite challening, especially during […]

Footprints in the Mushroom Kingdom

After rescuing the princess, Luigi took a flight across the Mushroom Kingdom in a Lakitu cloud to reminisce on his recent adventure with Mario. In each world he noticed footprints in the ground. Sometimes there were two sets of footprints, other times there were one set of footprints. This bothered Luigi because he noticed that […]