Category: Pickups

Pickups May 2021

A good few bits added to the collection this month.

Mortal Kombat 3 – Sony Playstation

Shao Kahn has won. The Earthrealm is no more. In order to revive his Queen Sindel, the emperor Shao Kahn used the Outworld Tournament from Mortal Kombat 2 as a diversion while his Shadow……


Pickups April 2021

My buying has certainly slowed down this month. But I still managed to get a good few bits added to the collection.

Star Raiders – Atari 2600

As the pilot of an interstellar starship, your mission is to destroy all enemy spacecraft on the galactic chart and prevent them from……


Pickups – March 2021

Another great month this time around. I finally managed to get one of the worst flops of all time from Nintendo. I also added an intriguing Dreamcast peripheral to my collection.


Pickups February 2021

Another epic month this time, a……


Pickups January 2021

A bumper month this month. I have splurged, a lot and managed to acquire a lot of the things I have wanted for quite some time, added to my collection. So without any further ado, let’s get started.

Arcade1Up Pacman Countercade

Relive the glory days of arcade gaming in the comfort of……


Pickups December 2020

A great month of pickups this time. I managed to get a few great deals and a few ticked off my top 10 list. Not to mention my Christmas Presents.

First an update…

So at the end of last month you may remember, I had ordered the Nintendo SNES scope from Cex and only……


Pickups November 2020

Not a lot added to my collection this month as we were in another lockdown, but I still crossed a couple off my top 10 list.

Call of Duty: Black Ops II – Sony Playstation 3

Call of Duty: Black Ops II, is a first-person shooter and is the ninth main……


Pickups October 2020

Not a great deal of stuff this month, although I did manage to get one of my Holy Grail items which cost me a pretty penny, but more on that later.

Nintendo Game Boy Advance – Fuchsia

Please see separate console page here
I got this to go with my indigo Game Boy Advance…….


Pickups September 2020

Another good month, with a good few purchases and good progression on my top 10 quest.

Excitebike – Nintendo Entertainment System (NES)

Excitebike is a motocross racing video game from Nintendo. It debuted as a launch title for the NES in 1985.
At the start of the game, the player can choose……


Pickups August 2020

A fantastic month this time. It was my birthday so I got a lot of gaming stuff to add to the collection. My best month so far

Tiger Electronics Sonic the Hedgehog 3 Electronic LCD Video Game

“Just imagine going back in time Gamers who are die-hard fans into retro tech,……