Author: Hitch

  • Terrys Nostalgia

    Terrys Nostalgia

    As an older guy I naturally have nostalgia for past days, especially ones based around holidays like Christmas. I like the Yuletide period. To me Christmas has always been about family, food and relaxing. The gifting of presents is nice, as is receiving, but its…

  • New Socks

    New Socks

    See, I am not just about the Retro. Sometimes I am about the socks too! Plus I am drinking tea, with chocolate… in the tea. Nom!

  • Kid Niki – Ninja!

    Kid Niki – Ninja!

    For many years I have always wanted to own Flynns Arcade from the movie Tron. Show me a kid my age who didn’t! Now I have one, of sorts, its been a very interesting ride even at this early stage. Take Kid Niki, Radical Ninja.…

  • Flip This!

    Flip This!

    I found a game today that I have never seen before. Its name? Battle Flip Shot. Kinda windjammers vs pong vs side-on Breakout. Sitting on my 150-1 MVS cart for NeoGeo I went in expecting trash but that changed the second I saw it was…

  • Pinge!


    Just wanted to throw a massive thank you to Pinge for the recent package of Arcade PCBs. Such a wonderful fella who will get massive hugs when I meet him, probably some beers too! The actual PCBs will be featured over time in here as…

  • Logic pro 2

    Logic pro 2

    Logic Pro 2 hails from Korea by Deniam Corp in 1997 making this a fairly new Arcade board. Cute and diminutive but still packing a gaming punch it is essentially Mine Sweeper in Arcade gaming form. It sits in a standard, upright cabinet and is…

  • Something… new!

    Something… new!

    So, I have decided to make this an actual full blog on my retro gaming life. This will include some Arcade PCB reviews, console mods etc and a little of anything related to me gaming be it on Twitch or just for myself. I should…

  • Stream!

    I do these small pointless reviews from games I stream over on my Twitch stream. Click for a link to the video on demand for, Rampage, Hyper Sports, Rainbow Islands and Super Hang on. Hope you enjoy!

  • Rainbow Islands

    Rainbow Islands

    Everyone loves this game but do I? Well… no? Hear me out before you judge me and execute! I have my reasons and you will not agree, hah!

  • Super Hang On

    Super Hang On

    We all know this game. The classic SEGA racing game has been in everything from boring Shenmue games to the excellent Yakuza series and ported to near everything. Was the Spectrum version good? Damn right it was!