Category Archives: Asides

The Konami Laser Scope: WHY!?

I picked up an odd NES peripheral in a bundle. It’s terrible. Continue reading

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I’m Not Dead, I’m Just Moving

Actual restoration posts on this blog have been a bit thin on the ground for the last 6 months.  I know this but it’s because I’m FINALLY moving to a bigger place and the Blast City and all the games … Continue reading

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eBay and the Wave of “BIN” Only Listings

Well, summer has been amazing so far. The sun is out and there’s nothing better than a bit of BBQ weather. Consequently, the Blast City hasn’t really had a lot of work put in to it or play time. All … Continue reading

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As They Say “The Hobby Where Everything Breaks”…

Dang…. My monitor is playing up (Toshiba Tube on Nano 2930 Chassis).  It’s started to go dim all of a sudden and is getting worse by the minute.  I really hope this is a chassis related issue and is fixable … Continue reading

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Yin and Yang

Well I manage to strike it lucky on eBay and get a “probably working” Sega Titan ST-V system with two games (Die Hard Arcade and Winter Heat) for a great price.  Awesome!  On the flip side  I now, for some … Continue reading

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