• Scary Famicom Games
    Collecting Guides and Tips

    How to Play Japanese Games Without Modding Your Console

    Modding consoles is a daunting task when you’re not familiar with soldering chips and wires on a console, but the benefit is playing all of those Japanese games that were never released here. The farthest I’ve gotten to modifying a system was installing a new pin board on my original Nintendo, but that was pulling one piece off and replacing it with another. In addition I grew up in Midwest which meant there wasn’t anywhere that modified systems either. Only options to a broke teenager were to either enjoy the video games that were released in the United States or purchase a very expensive import system online. After a lot…

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    Drinking Games

    Sonic The Hedgehog Drinking Game Rules

    Sonic is one of those games that started out great in the 16bit era but slowly declined over the years. These rules were originally created for Sonic the Hedgehog 2, 3 and Sonic and Knuckles back when I was in college. They were invented as a friend of mine, Bonyea, was (and still is) amazing at the sonic franchise. As an additional warning, my friends and I were stupid for playing this version with him so know your limits.