Category: Pickups

Pickups 026: Tomb Raider – Sony Playstation

Lara Croft is a Tomb Raider, an archaeologist who explores ancient sites in search of valuable artifacts, who is hired to retrieve an artifact from a tomb in Peru, which turns out to be one of three parts of the Atlantean Scion. Soon betrayed by her employer, Lara Croft travels to Greece, Rome and Egypt…


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Super Street Fighter II: Turbo Revival (a.k.a. Super Street Fighter II X: Revival) – Nintendo Game Boy Advance In this GBA conversion, everything is here the way it used to be, including the entire list of fighters, moves and bonus stages. 2 players can fight it out against each other as well. Also included is a team…


Pickups April 2022

A Good month focusing mainly on my Top 10 Quest. Nintendo 64 Official Gold Controller I purchased this controller to add to my boxed N64 as my variant was missing the gold controller. Rating – LoosePrice Paid – £25 (Cex Online) Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo Entertainment System The Princess has been kidnapped by King Koopa (again)…


Pickups March 2022

Not a lot added to the collection this month, although I did manage to add a couple of boxed consoles to the collection, and also a very cool variant of one console. Tennis Open – Phillips CD-I More of a simulation than an action game, with a multimedia showcase (the game’s got thousands of mini-videos,…


Pickups February 2022

A good month this time around. Just as last month seemed to be very Nintendo heavy, this month it is very Atari related. FIFA Soccer 96 – Sega Mega Drive FIFA Soccer 96 is a football (soccer) simulation. The game includes eleven leagues from all around the world, ranging from the unknown players of the…


Pickups January 2022

For the first month of 2022, it turned out to be quite Nintendo themed. Nintendo Game Boy Color Universal Game Link Cable Set The Universal Game Link cable makes it possible to connect machines together. This allows two people to play two-player games. Both players must insert copies of the same Game Pak into their…


Pickups December 2021

A great month for me this time around, not only with the items I bought, but also as it was Christmas I received loads of amazing gifts. Golf – Nintendo NES Golf features two challenging 18 hole courses where players are able to play a round of golf, and allows players to choose a club,…


Pickups November 2021

A great month this time around. Managed to get a load of stuff added to the collection. I also managed to add a couple to my top 10’s. World Cup USA 94 – Sega Mega Drive World Cup USA 94 is a top-down football (soccer) game recreating the namesake tournament. Beside the 24 teams who…


Pickups October 2021

An expensive month for me this time, as I dipped my toe into collectable Lego, which is not cheap. I also managed to get a couple of boxed additions to the collection. Disney / Pixar Finding Nemo – Nintendo GameCube Guide Nemo and Marlin through their underwater adventure. Meet all of the characters from the…


Pickups September 2021

Not a huge haul this month, but I did get a few games and a couple of boxed consoles so I can’t really complain too much. Galaxian – Atari 2600 Galaxian is a shoot ’em up in which the player is at the bottom of the screen, with an arrangement of aliens at the top….