Tag Archives: game collecting

Slower than Molasses Going Uphill in January…

That’s what my mom used to call me whenever I’d take too much time getting dressed in the morning, or when I was generally being slow at life.  This is the best way I can describe how game hunting has … Continue reading

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Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar Has Changed Me

This has truly been the slowest game hunting year I’ve had to date, so my blog has been pretty quiet lately.  Though I have a few things on the go in terms of posts coming your way, in lieu of … Continue reading

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Hamsters, Penguins, and Sunlight: A Swap

I had the pleasure of going to another swap last weekend, and just for a bit of context, it was about double the size of the one that we went to late last month.  Not only are there more vendors … Continue reading

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Swippity Swap, Swap-bee-do-ba-do-bop

Swap season has officially begun!  This year I had some time to sit down and make a hefty list of things I should be looking for thanks to a bunch of recommendations from people on Twitter, as well as some … Continue reading

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A Wild SNES Appears

The last month or so, I’ve been trying to focus on local classifieds ads for retro game hunting.  In part, this is because many of my local stores have left me feeling disappointed or have gotten so greedy that I … Continue reading

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The Most Ninfundo You’ll Ever Have

Even though the snow keeps on coming out here in these parts, it seems that people are finally getting into Spring Cleaning Mode and are dusting the cobwebs off of all their old games to sell or purge.  As you … Continue reading

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So Much Paper! Guides, Guides, Guides.

An update: Mega Man V for Game Boy is gone. I went into the thrift store the other day to check up on it, and the price had been reduced to $79.99 + tax down from $114.99.  It was still … Continue reading

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