Improvements to Retro Box

Improvements to Retro Box

Good News! The best value in retro gaming just got better! In celebration of SKG Retrogaming’s first anniversary, we are  announcing the new and improved SKG Retro Box, Fully Loaded version. In addition to the 16 different systems, and 7000 games we currently...
Nintendo 64 Issues

Nintendo 64 Issues

As anyone who has purchased a fully loaded system from me can attest, the Nintendo 64 has some serious issues. Some games work great, some have serious or minor problems, some do not work at all. What many of you might not know, is that there are several different N64...
The SKG’s Day Off

The SKG’s Day Off

The other day, I, The Skeptical Geek, did the unthinkable. I took a day off. I had a day to kill in the Bay Area, before I had to drive to Portland, so I took a Caltrain into SF, and spent the day in one of my favorite cities. Had lunch at one of my favorite...
Travelling

Travelling

As you might know, the SKG has been doing a lot of travelling lately, attending comic conventions and other shows. Just did back to back shows in Washington DC, and San Jose, CA. Awesome Con in DC truly was. Had a great time, sold over 30 Retro Boxes, and got to spend...
Nintendo 64 Games and the Pi B+

Nintendo 64 Games and the Pi B+

I am in the process of going through the Nintendo 64 games, all of them, and creating a spreadsheet. As you may or may not know, the N64 is a very difficult system to emulate, and as of now, it is not really all there. There are several N64 emulators on the Retro Box,...
Review: Strike NX Wireless Gamepad

Review: Strike NX Wireless Gamepad

A lot of my customers ask me about options for wireless controllers. I don’t normally carry any, either in my swap meet booth or in shows, because quality wireless controllers cost quality money, and they are usually not as good as wired controllers anyway....
Welcome!

Welcome!

Thank you for checking out the website for SKG Retrogaming. Our tagline is “Yesterday’s Games, Today’s Technology” and that is exactly what I strive to provide, the awesome games of the 80s and 90s, without the technological leg irons of that...
SKG is working with Llamas!

SKG is working with Llamas!

That’s right. Recently The Skeptical Geek has been spending time with one of the Chief Llamas from www.llamavision.com. Secret plans, midnight emails, hours playing awesome games. All this effort for you! We proudly present a shiny new website with the ability to...