Cold Games Database 1.5 – IGDB API Update and PDF Export

New Stuff: Added Export to PDF for listed games (game name, systems and release year contained in list) Updated IGDB API, importing game info should work again (still a BETA feature, largely untested) Main Info  Page Click Once Installer (needs Internet connection during installation, “Check for Update” option in “?” menu active) Portable Version (just exctract…

Currently Playing – Anvil of Dawn (4)

Well this was a longer session, quite some progress was made. I began with searching through the Quagmire near the giant arm reaching for the sky. At some point I found a sword that was being held captive by 2 hands. The walls on either side had an opening to insert something. According to the…

Currently Playing – Anvil of Dawn (1)

This first post in the “Currently Playing” series won’t be from the start of Anvil of Dawn, as I already put several hours into the game before the idea popped into my head. But from this point on I am going to summarize what I am playing, what happens during play-sessions, thoughts I have during…

Nintendo Direct Mini January 11th, 2018

Nintendo’s Marketing seems strange sometimes… most Nintendo Directs in the past have had announcements ahead of their release, even if they didn’t have all that much new info. And now a few days ago they drop a “Mini” Direct out of pretty much nowhere (from what I have seen there have only been some rumours,…

Old Video Game Magazines – Video Games 01/91

The first ever issue of the magazine, released in March of 1991. Created to be a special for the “Power Play” magazine that focused on computer games, this magazine was for all video game consoles and handhelds popular at the time and in the end ran for 10 years.

Old Video Game Magazines – Gamers 03/93

The April/May issue, released in March. Due to the release date this is essentially the 1-year anniversary issue. The editorial at the beginning announces 3 newcomers: Julian Eggebrecht, Reza Abdolali (who should be familiar to readers of the previous issues, as he won the Sega Euro Championship) and Carsten Schmitz. In the CES report we…