Archive for the ‘games’ Tag

Descent To Undermountain Game Review

Friday, November 28th, 2014

Combine Dungeons & Dragons and Descent and what do you get? A first-person role playing adventure that was released incomplete, apparently!

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Hot Wheels Computer Cars Review

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Hot Wheels cars that come with a computer game in the package? Oscar Mayer Wienermobiles and 2,500HP supercars? Sign me up!

Amstrad CPC 464 Computer Review

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

An overview of the history, hardware, and software of the CPC464 from the perspective of a vintage computer collector. How do the pros and cons stack up, what games can you play on it, and is it worth getting a 464 over others like the 6128?

Opening a Bunch of Boxes!

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Unboxing lots of gaming and technology goodies, via donations, Patreon funding, eBay, Amazon, etc. Whoa. Thank you for supporting LGR on Patreon!

Oddware – Disney Sound Source

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Overview, installation, and demonstration of the retro PC sound device known as The Sound Source by Disney. A variant of the Covox Speech Thing.

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!

Thrift Store Finds [with Pushing Up Roses]

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

A new video is up, this time on PushingUpRoses’s channel! We went around to various thrift stores in the Chicagoland area and found some seriously awesome old computer and video games. Showing them, rambling about them, and hopefully being entertaining 😀

After Dark – Screensaver Review

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Flying Toasters! Can of Worms! Fish! After Dark was unavoidable and awesome in its day, and this video explores the original releases, released on both the Mac and PC.

System Requirements Stickers

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

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A relaxed, nostalgic look back at PC game system requirements labels and stickers from days past. Covering stuff from Sierra, Epic Games, EA, Maxis, Accolade, Epyx, Bethesda, and more.

The Video Game Years: 1981 Pt 1

Monday, March 11th, 2013

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More TVGY stuff, featuring myself and others! Covering Frogger, Entex, Galaga, etc.