Thoughts on the SNES Classic Announcement

Yesterday, Nintendo announced the SNES Classic, a console that resembles the Super Nintendo Entertainment System that comes with 21 pre-installed classic games for the system and two controllers all set up for modern televisions for $79.99. I posted my quick initial thoughts on the announcement of the SNES Classic on Twitter and Facebook. However, I think I need to express my thoughts a bit more thoroughly as well as update my thoughts a little. More information has been released in the 24 hours following its initial announcement. I’m going to break this up in positive and negative categories, starting with the positives. Continue reading “Thoughts on the SNES Classic Announcement”

Colorwind Plays ► Double Dragon II: The Revenge (NES)

My first attempt at a lets play! I started with a classic game that usually doesn’t get as much attention as it deserves, Double Dragon II: The Revenge for the NES! I mostly just ramble about my introduction to emulation, the various versions of Double Dragon II, and how I suck at this game. Continue reading “Colorwind Plays ► Double Dragon II: The Revenge (NES)”