Geek History Part 2- The Birth of Castlevania

Castlevania 1: Not your father’s Dracula Okay, let’s get this out of the way, I McFreakin love Castlevania the sounds, the music the eye burningly red color pallet (SO MUCH FREAKIN’ RED!) in the 2nd level’s aptly named “Red Brick Cathedral” the choice by the devs at Konami to equip our no pants wearing heroContinue reading “Geek History Part 2- The Birth of Castlevania”

Geek History- Mario Brothers Through the Years

In the year 1889 in Kyoto, Japan a man by the name of Fusajiro Yamauchi founded a little company called The Nintendo Playing Card Company, that produced and marketed a type of playing card called Hanafuda or Flower Cards, these are the humble beginnings of what would become a giant in the video gaming industryContinue reading “Geek History- Mario Brothers Through the Years”