Norman Caruso aka The Gaming Historian is part of the RetrowareTV Team and talks about the history of everything related to retro video game consoles.

The Gaming Historian: Hyrule Historia

The Gaming Historian: Hyrule Historia

The Gaming Historian gives an overview of the new book, Hyrule Historia, published by Dark Horse Comics. Is it worth picking...

Released on Mar 2, 2013, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Nintendo 64DD - The Gaming Historian

The Gaming Historian: Nintendo 64DD - The Gaming Historian

In 1995, Nintendo announced the Nintendo 64DD to keep up with their competitor, the Sony Playstation. The add-on would...

Released on Feb 5, 2013, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Universal vs. Nintendo Case

The Gaming Historian: Universal vs. Nintendo Case

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Released on May 8, 2012, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Game Quickie - B.O.B.

The Gaming Historian: Game Quickie - B.O.B.

A quick review of B.O.B., a fun 2-D shooter for the SEGA Genesis and Super Nintendo. Which version is better? Find out!

Released on Apr 20, 2012, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: SEGA Game Gear

The Gaming Historian: SEGA Game Gear

In 1991, SEGA released the Game Gear to keep up with Nintendo in the video game market. Although it eventually succumbed...

Released on Mar 29, 2012, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Little Samson

The Gaming Historian: Little Samson

How could a game developed by an all-star team go unheard of for so many years? The Gaming Historian uncovers Little Samson,...

Released on Feb 3, 2012, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: Pacman Frog

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: Pacman Frog

One species of frog was named after one of the most popular video game characters of all time. Learn more about the Ceratophrys...

Released on Jan 2, 2012, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Game Genie

The Gaming Historian: Game Genie

The Game Genie not only made cheating easy, it helped define fair use in the video game industry. The Gaming Historian...

Released on Dec 20, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Donkey Kong 3

The Gaming Historian: Donkey Kong 3

After two successful arcade games in the Donkey Kong series, Nintendo decided to change up the formula by releasing Donkey...

Released on Oct 21, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Vectrex

The Gaming Historian: Vectrex

The Gaming Historian takes a look at the Vectrex, one of the most unique consoles to ever be released. Featuring vector...

Released on Sep 20, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Medal of Honor

The Gaming Historian: Medal of Honor

The Gaming Historian takes a look at Medal of Honor and the fascinating history it contains.

Released on Aug 16, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 4)

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 4)

In this final episode on Sonic The Hedgehog, The Gaming Historian takes a look at the days of the Dreamcast and what the...

Released on Apr 1, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 3)

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 3)

Part 3 of our history on Sonic examines the "other" Genesis titles, as well as Sonic's miserable journey through the SEGA...

Released on Feb 25, 2011, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: Mega Man: Official Complete Works

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: Mega Man: Official Complete Works

Footnotes provides a great gift idea for the gamer in your life. Mega Man: Official Complete Works provides tons of great...

Released on Dec 23, 2010, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: The Birth of Scrolling

The Gaming Historian: Footnotes: The Birth of Scrolling

We are all used to scrolling in video games, but once upon a time it was nonexistent. Footnotes uncovers the game that...

Released on Dec 13, 2010, filed under Video Game Reviews

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 2)

The Gaming Historian: Sonic The Hedgehog (Part 2)

Part 2 of our episode on Sonic The Hedgehog focuses on the great years of 1992 and 1993, with Sonic 2, Sonic 3, and Sonic...

Released on Dec 6, 2010, filed under Video Game Reviews