Sports Games Don’t Suck

10 01, 2022

Sensible Soccer still rules because it doesn’t overcomplicate things

By |2022-01-11T08:44:28+00:00January 10th, 2022|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Sensible Soccer still rules because it doesn’t overcomplicate things

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! I do not like football. I do not like football culture, and there is [...]

22 12, 2021

Speedball 2 is great fun even for those who aren’t into sports

By |2021-12-23T05:45:35+00:00December 22nd, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Speedball 2 is great fun even for those who aren’t into sports

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! As a gentleman who has always been on the uncoordinated side — and, in [...]

1 11, 2021

Mario Tennis for Nintendo 64 is the best Mario Tennis

By |2021-11-02T04:09:44+00:00November 1st, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Mario Tennis for Nintendo 64 is the best Mario Tennis

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! Mario Tennis for Nintendo 64, originally released in 2000, is the best Mario Tennis [...]

22 09, 2021

Sports Games Don’t Suck: Tee Off

By |2021-09-22T22:41:09+01:00September 22nd, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Sports Games Don’t Suck: Tee Off

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! Let’s Tee Off! I find it quite interesting that while a lot of people [...]

10 09, 2021

Sports Games Don’t Suck: Super Football

By |2021-09-10T20:48:12+01:00September 10th, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Sports Games Don’t Suck: Super Football

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! Super Football for Atari 2600 solves a problem that I had never really thought [...]

13 08, 2021

Sports Games Don’t Suck: Athens 2004

By |2021-08-13T16:22:24+01:00August 13th, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Sports Games Don’t Suck: Athens 2004

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! As is probably abundantly clear at this point, I have a lot of time [...]

4 08, 2021

Sports Games Don’t Suck: RealSports Soccer

By |2021-08-05T15:04:27+01:00August 4th, 2021|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Sports Games Don’t Suck: RealSports Soccer

Sports games aren’t popular with collectors because everyone thinks they suck. But there are some hidden gems out there to enjoy — and their lack of popularity means you can pick ’em up pretty cheap, too! Let’s explore this unloved genre! RealSports Soccer for the Atari 2600 is one of those games that really took [...]

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