Tag Archives: N64

Hungry Goriya Used Acquire: N64 (aka The Fun Machine)

This is the fourth post in a series called “Hungry Goriya Used Acquire” that serves to highlight the contents of a large game collection I procured from an old high school friend of mine, Joe.  Read here for the backstory. … Continue reading

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It Never Hurts to Ask

When I see an ad for a lot of video games go up on a classifieds site, nine times out of ten I already have at least one game in the bunch and for that reason am hesitant to buy … Continue reading

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A Sunday Drive to Nowheresville

While browsing the classifieds on Saturday night, I managed to find an ad for at least 30 N64 games for sale.  Because I didn’t grow up with an N64, I initially hesitated because so many of the titles I didn’t … Continue reading

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Classifieds Success: Space Station Silicon Valley

The Nintendo 64 is the Nintendo console I’d say I’m the least familiar with along with the GameCube.  Apart from playing Mario Kart 64 in my best friend’s basement growing up, I never had an N64 in my possession until … Continue reading

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Acknowledging Regrets: Pokemon Snap

Last I left you all, I had been going on about how there was a copy of Pokemon Snap in the glass case at Value Village for $20.  I had lamented about its cost and swore that I’d never buy … Continue reading

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The Retro Gods Giveth – Kirby, Yoshi and The Simpsons

The N64 console is not something I grew up playing, so I don’t have a lot of nostalgic attachment to it or its games, but I know that the system did have some successful installments in big-name franchises that I’m … Continue reading

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Thrifting Gems

Yesterday I paid a late-day visit to one of the local thrift shops and found a few games there.  You may recall that I recently picked up a pretty poor condition Mario Kart 64, complete with dog bites.  Well, the … Continue reading

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