Author: Erika, Author at Broken Joysticks | Page 3 of 3

Jan
26

Broken Bootlegs- A Link to the Past

Broken Bootlegs is a new weekly series covering unlicensed games (also known as bootleg games) for mainly 8-bit and 16-bit consoles. For this week I’ll introduce what bootleg games are, along with a review for A Link to the Past […]

Jan
18

Zen Pinball 2: The Force Awakens

Recently released, Star Wars Pinball: The Force Awakens pinball pack for Zen Pinball 2 is Zen Studio’s newest themed offering for players. This pack features the two aptly named tables Star Wars Pinball: The Force Awakens and Star Wars Pinball: […]

Jan
13

Team Fortress 2: Over the Years

Late 2009 would be one hell of a year for me with online gaming, starting with me playing a console online for the first time: a friend’s Xbox 360. Battlefield Bad Company was still going hot, and Modern Warfare 2 […]

Jan
08

The Joys of Import Gaming: How easy we have it these days

As a kid having grown up during the 90s, I got to experience the height of the console wars in full swing: Nintendo vs Sega. Both of those companies duked it out for the dominance of the console market, with […]

Dec
25

Steam’s Christmas Gift- A non-working store!

After getting messaged by a friend on steam on how to clear out card info, I wondered to myself, “what the heck is going on?” I looked over onto SteamDB’s Twitter to see that  “Valve is having caching issues allowing […]

Dec
18

COLECO Chameleon: a rebranding of RETRO VGS into a COLECO comeback

Fans new and old of the ColecoVision will probably be surprised to hear that a new cartridge-based system in partnership with Retro Video Game Systems, Inc will be coming out in early 2016. Dubbed the COLECO Chameleon, the system will […]

Dec
05

Zombie Vikings: update and coming to Steam!

Previously released on the Playstation 4 in September, indie game Zombie Vikings from Swedish developer Zoink Games is being released on Monday, December 7th for Steam. For those not familiar with the game it’s an entertaining adventure of up to […]

Nov
13

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 review: Here we go again all over again.

Please note that this review covers the PS4 version, and some features are not available for the PS3/Xbox 360 versions Treyarch does an amazing job once more with another installment in the Call of Duty franchise, Black Ops 3. The […]

Oct
20

Hands on with Zen Pinball 2: Balls of Glory | Review

First off, I want to say that I’m a huge pinball fan since I got an Atari 2600 with Virtual Pinball back in 1995. I’d spend hours playing on it trying for a high score, so when I’m able to […]

Oct
11

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty: Coming soon on Vinyl

For Old Honest Abe’s 18th birthday, the complete Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty video game soundtrack is being released by German record label Black Screen Records on 180 gram green vinyl! Currently available for pre-order, it will be released and shipped […]

Sep
26

Warhammer 40k: Dawn of War franchise Free to Play!

As a thank you to the players, Relic is making their Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War Franchise free to play from Septmber 24th 10am PDT though till September 27th 1pm PDT. This includes Dawn of War I and II and […]