Level Up’s Holiday Shopping Guide

With Thanksgiving only a few days away, this year’s holiday shopping season is about to kick-off. So, we’ve put together this handy little holiday buying guide for the gamer in your life (even if you’re just buying it for yourself…it’s ok, we won’t tell anyone). You’ll find recommendations on everything …

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Flashback Friday: Maximum Carnage (SNES)

Back in the 90’s, multi-title cross-overs became all the rage in comic books. One of the more popular cross-overs was Spider-Man’s “Maximum Carnage”, which managed to spawn a really cool video game. Maximum Carnage was a side-scrolling beat ’em up in the vein of Streets of Rage and Final Fight. …

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Our Favorite Co-op Games

Gaming has had a long tradition of bringing friends and family together for great match-ups and team-ups. It’s always great to see customers coming in together to find the games they will be playing with each other next. One question I hear all the time is what games they should be picking …

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If You’re Going to an Arcade in Tokyo, Why Not Go to This One?

Being a gamer that spent their youth in arcades, living in Japan is like taking a trip back in time. You see, unlike back in America, the arcade (or Game Center as it is known here) is still going strong in Japan. While the majority of arcades in Japan focus …

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Retro Review: The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap (GBA)

Remember back to the time when you opened up your brand new Nintendo entertainment system for the first time. I sure as hell don’t ‘cuz I’m way too young, but anyone who has ever played those original NES titles knows the kind of puzzle and action filled journeys they contained. …

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