Archive for August, 2013

The Simpsons – Arcade, C64, DOS PC Game Review

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

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One of the most well-remembered 4 player co-op beat em ups, it’s The Simpsons Arcade Game by Konami! Also covers the Commodore 64 and IBM PC home conversions.

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LGR – Hologram Time Traveler – Arcade, PC, DVD Game Review

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

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Whoa, freaking holograms! It’s time to get all Star Wars up in here with Time Traveler, the holographic arcade game from Sega!

LGR – The Sims 4 Info From Gamescom 2013

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

More Sims 4 info! Here’s the newest official word from EA at Gamescom, and some recent rumored screenshots.. Plus my own snarky commentary and opinion.

More info here:
http://thesims.com/en_US/thesims4
http://www.simsvip.com/2013/08/20/the-sims-4-trailer-press-release-screens/

Tapper – Arcade, 2600, PC, Apple II Game Review

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

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Whether you’re serving Budweiser beer, Root Beer, or Mountain Dew, you’re sure to have a good time with Tapper, the 1983 arcade classic from Bally Midway!

The Video Game Years: 1981 Pt 3

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

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More TVGY stuff, featuring myself and others! Covering Donkey Kong, the Atari vs Intellivision battles, Kaboom, Venture, Qix, and more.

LGR Plays The Organ Trail [ft. PushingUpRoses]

Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Lazy Game Reviews and Pushing Up Roses plays The Organ Trail Director’s Cut: a tongue-in-cheek post-apocalyptic zombie survival road trip simulator thing!

Check out PUR’s channel here for more wishes to be zombified:
http://www.youtube.com/user/pushinguproses

LGR – Arcade Game Copy Protection

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

An overview of copy protection and DRM schemes used in coin-op arcade gaming, covering the most notable and interesting methods from the early 80’s on up through today!

Battlezone – Arcade, VIC-20, PC, ST Game Review

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

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It’s Arcade August on LGR! First up is Atari’s Battlezone, the first-person perspective tank combat game with vector graphics and sweet dual joystick controls.