You’ll Get Caught Up in the… Crossfire! (And Other Childhood Games)

Games from your childhood that PROVE that 1985-1990 was the BEST time to be a kid Toy marketing may have peaked in the late 80s and early 90s. Back before you could skip commercials, and when not every household had a game console inside, non-screen-based entertainment was an absolute necessity. Sure, GI Joe and TMNT

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Satanic Panic: The Retro Entertainment That Will Send You Straight to Hell

If you grew up in a strictly religious household or a vaguely religious one like me, then you have probably heard a parent say, “I don’t want that in my house. It’s for them Satan worshippers. The devil is in those books/movies/card games/music.”  This might not be so much of a thing for people born

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Best and Worst Video Game Movies from the 90s

Video games were becoming more mainstream in the 1990s. A larger number of households had a console at home, and people were still flooding into arcades.  As video games continued to gain popularity, moviemakers looking to capitalize on the biggest hits started writing scripts.  The results were awesome. And I mean “awesome” in both the

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Karate Rocket Launchers – Mortal Kombat’s 1994 Toy Line

If you forgot (or never knew) about Hasbro’s bizarre Mortal Kombat toys, you’d be forgiven. Fans were not impressed by the cash grab, and they fell into obscurity. So let’s dig ’em up! Almost everyone that played video games in the early 1990s knows about Mortal Kombat. Not only was it a very good fighting

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