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A to Z Challenge: (Q)uake

If you’ve been following my video game theme and you’re a gamer yourself, you’ve probably been expecting this one. I mean, come on…how many games start with the letter “Q”? 649 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer

A to Z Challenge: (P)laystation

You definitely can’t talk about video games without mentioning the series of console that has served Sony so well: the Playstations.

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc began researching into gaming platforms long before CD-Rom gaming as an affordable option was viable. 576 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer

A to Z Challenge: (O)ctoroks and (O)chus and (O)utlaws (Oh my!)

Okay, I have to admit that “O” is a difficult letter for me to deal with, given my video game theme. There are only so many games that start with “O”, after all, and it’s not a common letter for naming characters or worlds either. 684 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer

A to Z Challenge: (N)intendo

Let’s be real: I can’t possibly talk about video games for an entire month without bringing up Nintendo.

Not everyone knows that the Nintendo Corporation did not start out as video game producers. 542 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer

A to Z Challenge: (M)ega Man

I would be remiss if I didn’t use my “M” day to talk about one of the most iconic video game characters of all time…especially since he’s my husband’s favorite. 692 more words

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A to Z Challenge: (L)ink and the (L)egend of Zelda

On a list of video games that defined my childhood, the Legend of Zelda games lose out only to Chrono Trigger and the Final Fantasy series. 813 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer

A to Z Challenge: (K)atamari Damacy

For many years now, originality has been a difficult thing to find in video games because, as with other forms of media, it’s so much easier for producers to just keep making clones of the things that sell (i.e. 636 more words

Tracey Lynn Tobin Writer