The Video Game Critic's Archive

Miscellaneous articles, reviews, and amusements.

Book Reviews

Sinclair ZX Spectrum: A Visual Compendium

Super Red Green Blue

Commodore Amiga: A Visual Compendium

Commodore 64: A Visual Compendium

The 100 Greatest Console Video Games: 1977-1987

Book Review: Ultimate History of Video Games


Amazing Items From VGC's Collection

My Halo Paraphernalia

Dragoncast Rumble Fighting Stick Controller

Atari Hot Wheels Cars

Sega Hot Wheels Cars

Mountain Dew Game Fuel

Black Dreamcast Console

Street Fighter Anniversary Joystick

Street Fighter Anniversary Controllers

Resident Evil Chainsaw Controller

Activision Patches

Berzerker Controller


Special Hardware Reviews

Retro-bit Generations console review

Hori Commander 4 Controller for the PS3/4

X-Arcade PS4 Adapter

Intellivision Flashback

Colecovision Flashback review

Atari Controller Round-Up

Thrustmaster Snowboard Controller Review

Genesis Utimate Portable Player review

Sega Genesis Classic Console review

Atari Flashback 4 Deluxe review

Atari Flashback 4 review

Atari Flashback 3 review

X-Arcade Multi-System Joystick Adapter Reviews

X-Arcade Solo Joystick Review

Atari Flashback 1 review

Atari Flashback 2 review

Coleco Portable Arcade Game Reviews

Coin-Op Arcade Game Reviews


Miscellaneous Reviews

Clear Plastic Box Protectors

Nintendo 64 Top Labels

Red Beard Nintendo DS Skins Review


Video Game Events

Video Game Mania 9 Tournament

Video Game Mania 8 Tournament

Video Game Mania 7 Tournament

Video Game Mania 6 Tournament

Video Game Mania 5 Tournament

Video Game Xtreme 1 Tournament

Video Game Mania 4 Tournament

Video Game Mania 3 Tournament

The Contra Championship of the Universe


Themed Review Specials

Summer Olympic Games Review Special

Top 50 Console Video Games

Star Wars Review Extravaganza

Halloween Game Review Special

Baseball Game Review Special

Spring Game Review Special

Top 25 Multiplayer Games of All Time

Shark Week Review Special

Doom Game Review Special

Batman Game Review Special

Pirate Game Review Special

Christmas Game Review Special

Fall Video Game Special

Summer Game Special

Indiana Jones Video Game Retrospective

Winter Game Review Special


Video Game Art

Video Game Art: Halloween Edition

Video Game Art: Atari in Space


Movie and Video Reviews

From Bedrooms to Billions Documentary Review

Angry Video Game Nerd Movie Review

Video Game Movie Reviews

Mortal Kombat Movie Reviews

Classic Game Room DVD Review

Once Upon Atari DVD Review

Starcade DVD Review


Just Plain Fun

Everything I Ever Needed to Know In Life I Learned From Classic Games

Top 10 Best Console Names of All Time

Top 10 Worst Console Names of All Time

VGC Banners Unplugged: The New Ones

VGC Banners Unplugged: The Originals

Rackeyboy Podcast Featuring the VGC


Informative Stuff

Which Console Should I Buy?

The Dark Side of Online Gaming

The C64 Critic - In His Own Words

Guide to Cleaning Video Games

The VGC's Frequently Asked Questions Page

Glossary of Video Game Terms