Itchy Thumbs: 3D Dot Game Heroes Review

1986 – The NES was the popular home console, online gaming and high-definition didn't exist, graphics were ugly and the games were rock hard – 3 lives, unforgiving enemies and puzzles: good luck – but they still contained enough fun to bring us back time and time again for further punishment! To this day some older gamers will look back at the 8-bit era with fond memories. Some would go as far as saying "they don't make them like they used to," but why would they? With the rapid advancement of computer technology, we'd expect our games to become much better and they have (to an extent, at least in the sense that the ET fiasco was never repeated). Who still wants to play retro nowadays anyway? Then 3D Dot Game Heroes comes along, nostalgia kicks in and we are zoomed back to the 1980s, ah the 80s. Time to dust off the NES, find the right cables and hope it turns on. Only not. There's no need to blow dust off this cartridge, this bad boy is on the Playstation 3.

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