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The Spirit of the Commodore 64 Lives On with THE 64

The Spirit of the Commodore 64 Lives On with THE 64

I remember a time, around the early to mid-1980s, when a neighbor down the street got a Commodore 64. I had only ever seen a computer at my mom’s office. It had its own room in the basement of the building, or maybe it was the whole basement. I thought this was the coolest thing I […]

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Strategic Simulations Merchandise with Gold Box Games and More!

Strategic Simulations Merchandise with Gold Box Games and More!

“What is Strategic Simulations merchandise?” In case you young’uns aren’t old enough or just need a refresher let me give you a quick refresher. In 1979, video game publisher and developer Strategic Simulations Inc (SSI) was founded by Joel Billings. Billings wanted to translate his love of wargames to home computers. Early  SSI games premiered on the Apple […]

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Retro Horror Video Game Merchandise For Halloween 2015

Retro Horror Video Game Merchandise For Halloween 2015

Joe here. I’m back with a collection of great retro horror video game merchandise for those of you looking to get your horror fix! Also check out this list of horror video games, both past and present. Happy Halloween!

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Canabalt Physical Release for C64

It’s not everyday that iOS game gets a physical release. Very very few of them actually makes it out of the digital download. Canabalt is one of those simple but very addicting game for the iOS platform and the game now has a physical release for C64! There are two versions of C64anabalt available; one […]

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Shockwave C64 Unreleased & Unannounced game from 1987

Shockwave C64 Unreleased & Unannounced game from 1987

Commodore C64 – 128 Shockwave unreleased sample from 1987 This sample disk is the first true unreleased C64 game I have featurde on gameSniped. It’s sold by an ex The Edge employee, a British software house that produced many home computer games during the late 80s’. From the seller: I remember seeing this game whilst […]

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Commodore 64 The Great Giana Sisters

Commodore 64 The Great Giana Sisters

You may never have heard of this game, and it extreme similarity with Super Mario Bros. The similarity was so much that Rainbow Arts was forced to withdraw the game from sale almost as soon as it was released under legal pressure from Nintendo. The cover of the C64 version, even went so far as […]

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C64 Last Ninja 2 Limited Edition

C64 Last Ninja 2 Limited Edition

C64 Limited Edition game? With Ninja Star? Any LE that includes a Shiraken Star is pretty much instant win. To be honest I know very little about C64 collecting though. (Thanks ShovelThumb!) Link Also: Alan Wake XBOX 360 E3 Faceplate – Given to those who played the demo at this year’s E3, number 371/500. Turok […]

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Beatle Quest Commodore 64

Beatle Quest Commodore 64

I’m sure that a lot of readers didn’t know about this (horrible) game, one which is quite a bit older than Rock Band! Beatle Quest Commodore 64 Other stuff: Nintendo 1970 Light Gun Atari 5200 Space Invaders and Ballblazer Lab Loaners

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