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Gamer Nostalgia

Over the last 25 years, the video game industry has seen the rise and fall of many iconic characters.  Come relive three sets of heroes of video games past and present and start up your own summer adventure.  Each game is rated ESRB: E10+ or lower making them appropriate for the gamers experiencing new worlds for the first time or one playing for the nostalgia.More info on the ESRB rating system can be found here.

Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts – Xbox 360
Banjo the bear and Kazooie the backpack carried bird made their debut adventure in 1998 on the Nintendo 64. While it’s not quite a remake of an older game, this fourth game in the series returns features from the older games with new surprises.  Can you save Spiral Mountain from the return of the evil witch Gruntilda?

Sonic the HedgehogSonic’s Ultimate Genesis Collection – Playstation 3
Sonic the Hedgehog, Sega’s main mascot, made his debut on the Genesis in 1991.  Since then, he ran through a marathon worth of games across multiple systems.  Relive the glory of your SEGA Genesis days with over 40 classic titles including: the Sonic the Hedgehog Series, Phantasy Star Series, and the Streets of Rage series.

Kirby

Kirby’s Dream Collection – Nintendo Wii

Kirby, the loveable pink puffball, made his debut in 1992 and has been eating everything in sight ever since.  If you pick up this game, you will actually be treated to six full Kirby adventures including: Kirby’s Dream Land (1992), Kirby’s Adventure (1993), Kirby’s Dream Land 2 (1995), Kirby Super Star (1996), Kirby’s Dream Land 3 (1997), and Kirby 64: Crystal Shards (2000).  The game also includes new challenge levels and episodes of the Kirby Animated TV series.  In all the game contains 15 years worth of Kirby content, enough to satisfy the hungriest of gamers!

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