Category Archives: Geek and Otaku

SNES Mini unboxing

This awesome unboxing was originally posted on A Most Agreeable Pastime and is being reposted with permission There she is, what a beauty. I love that they’ve faithfully recreated the original SNES packaging. Anyway, let’s get this baby open. Very

PlayStation 3

Source: DidYouKnowGaming?

Retro Game Charts: December 1999

1) Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace (LucasArts) 2) Driver (Acclaim) 3) Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater (Activision) 4) South Park (Acclaim) 5) Soul Reaver (Eidos)   1) Star Wars: Rogue Squadron (Nintendo) 2) Star Wars: Episode 1 – Racer (Nintendo) 3) The Legend of Zelda:

Japan’s Video Game Rankings, October 2-8

Rank System Title Maker Release Date Weekly Copies Total Copies 4Gamer Reader Review 1 3DS Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser’s Minions Nintendo October 5 25,788 25,788 2 NSw Splatoon 2 (Including Bundled Editions) Nintendo July 21 22,338 1,212,901

Japanese Comic Ranking, October 2-8

Rank Title Est. Weekly Copies Est. Total Copies Release Date Publisher Author Highest Rank Weeks on List 1 Haikyu!! 28 364,818 364,818 2017/10 Shueisha Haruichi Furudate 1 1 2 Blue Exorcist 20 219,650 219,650 2017/10 Shueisha Kazue Katō 2 1

Japan’s Animation Blu-ray Disc Ranking, October 2-8

Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Artist/Category Highest Rank Weeks on Chart 1 – Detective Conan: The Crimson Love Letter (Limited Special First Pressing) 13,263 13,263 17/10/4 SGK Animation 1 1 2 1 Sword Art

Finland Turns 100, Gets NES Game To Celebrate

100 years ago, Finland gained its independence from Russia. To celebrate, a small team of developers have made a brand new game…for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Perkele! Suomi 100 Vuotta is a collection of three minigames, each based around an

Japan’s Animation DVD Ranking, October 2-8

Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Artist/Category Highest Rank Weeks on Chart 1 – Detective Conan: The Crimson Love Letter (Limited Special First Pressing) 13,824 13,824 17/10/4 SGK Animation 1 1 2 – Detective Conan:

Geek News Round Up

Every week we read a lot of news covering the geek and otaku community. Here are some of our favorites. · SNES Classic Hacking Is Moving Rapidly · Marvel Cancels Comic Crossover with Defense Giant Northrop Grumman · Speedrunner Beats

PlayStation 2

Source: Gaming Historian

Retro Game Charts: May 1999

1) Metal Gear Solid (Konami) 2) Rollcage (Psygnosis) 3) A Bug’s Life (Sony) 4) FIFA 99 (EA) 5) Populous: The Beginning (EA)   1) South Park (Acclaim) 2) Star Wars: Rogue Squadron (Nintendo) 3) The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time (Nintendo) 4) WCW/nWO: Revenge (THQ) 5) Virtual Pool 64

Japan’s Video Game Rankings, September 25-October 1

Rank System Title Maker Release Date Weekly Copies Total Copies 4Gamer Reader Review 1 PS4 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III (Including Limited Editions) Nihon Falcom September 28 87,261 87,261 2 PS4 Fifa 18 (Including Limited, Bundled

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer

The newest Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer has dropped and it is awesome. I am looking forward to seeing it when t comes out December 15, 2017.

Japanese Comic Ranking, September 25-October 1

Rank Title Est. Weekly Copies Est. Total Copies Release Date Publisher Author Highest Rank Weeks on List 1 March comes in like a lion 13 400,176 400,176 2017/09 Hakusensha Chica Umino 1 1 2 Saint Young Men 14 127,088 251,833