Going Old School

A few months back I caught an article about the return of an old-school arcade to a mall not too far from where I live. I made a mental note to check it out at an opportune time, but hadn’t found a good block to get over there until yesterday.

Old School

I don’t know what it is about this machine, but Donkey Kong is the game which is most prominent in my childhood memories of the arcade in Avalon, NJ.

Pixelated Nostalgia

This week I managed to see the Adam Sandler movie Pixels. I was mildly interested in the premise when I first saw the trailers, but not enough to bother seeing it in the theater. It received terrible reviews, and garners only 17% on Rotten Tomatoes. After seeing it I can say those poor reviews are…