FoN Excursion: The Barrie Game Exchange

Barrie Game Exchange

I’m starting to realize that when there is a retro video game event in Ontario and it uses the words, “Swap” or “Exchange”, they are there purely for trickery. A ruse to lure naive amateurs into thinking they can bring their copies of NHL ’13 on PlayStation 3 and walk out with Smash Bros. That’s not going to happen. Continue reading “FoN Excursion: The Barrie Game Exchange”

FoN Excursion: Waterloo Video Game Swap

Waterloo Video Game SwapFlock of Nerds and Party Play Gaming joined forces and journeyed to Waterloo for the highly-regarded Waterloo Video Game Swap at RIM Park last weekend. It was just as incredible as we thought it would be, which is saying a lot, since we had heard a lot about the event and people were getting dangerously close to ‘over-hyping’ it. Continue reading “FoN Excursion: Waterloo Video Game Swap”

Flockin’ Around: Keith Courage in Alpha Zones

It’s time to play a bit more Turbo Grafx 16!! This time, Myles and Kathryn play Keith Courage in Alpha Zones – the system’s launch title. Will it be as bad as Myles remembers? Or will he be pleasantly surprised? Watch and find out!! Continue reading “Flockin’ Around: Keith Courage in Alpha Zones”

Flockin’ Around: Boom Blox (Wii)

Jaws, ET, Jurassic Park, Boom Blox – Steven Spielberg just can’t stop making BLOCKBUSTERS! Amirite?

Boom Blox is a party game where up to four players can throw balls at blocks, shoot blocks or pick up blocks in a NO-BLOCKS-BARRED tournament of block-knockin’. Who will come out on top in this very special episode of BLOCKIN’ AROUND??? Continue reading “Flockin’ Around: Boom Blox (Wii)”

Flockin’ Around: Pictionary (NES)

It’s Party Game month at Flock of Nerds, so Kathryn and Myles thought they should try out Pictionary for NES. Is the video game as good as the actual board game? Watch to find out! Continue reading “Flockin’ Around: Pictionary (NES)”