It's safe to assume quite a number of you are familiar with and if not then you're probably familiar with the series which seemed to skyrocket the sites popularity; James Rolfe's ‘Angry Videogame Nerd'. Richard: I recall either you or James mentioning how in the earlier stages of the Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) , you were not so comfortable being on camera, yet would agree to show up in costume as guest characters such as Bugs Bunny or The Joker and so on.
The AVGN reviews Ghostbusters NES, Ghostbusters 2600, Ghostbusters SMS. Jacob Rich of Michigan Daily described the Nerd as the "pioneering internet 'gamer' show", adding that "pretty much every major game review show online today has 'AVGN' to thank for establishing its format".
So, we were in a position where there wasn't going to be any new web-videos from James on the website for roughly half a year. In the course of the interview, our guest discussed many key points he's made in past videos, what has inspired him to create Zelda content on Cinemassacre, and why he enjoys the series so much.
The Nerd has also become the subject of Howard Stern and David Arquette in an episode of Stern's Sirius XM show, in which Stern commented negatively on the show's format as well as the gaming community in general during a TooManyGames 2011 convention in Philadelphia.
Originally meant to act as a means of adding more content for the fans to enjoy while new episodes for popular shows such as Board James, You Know What's Bullshit!?, Mike Matei and The Angry Video Game Nerd, are being produced, James & Mike Monday's has become a major hit for the duo.
The AVGN reviews Independence Day (PSX). I think a lot of people get intimidated by the Zelda franchise, because they'll hear about how great Ocarina of Time is. I don't think that's the best Zelda game to start out with. Established in 2011 the website is focused on providing full guides and walkthroughs for best-selling video games.
The video quality is about what you'd expect from YouTube, however, this set is far better simply for the fact that you don't have to deal with YouTube's cumbersome interface, ads, and the random pixilation that sometimes occurs during YouTube videos.
Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie is an independent film based on the series. James Rolfe in-character as the Nerd in 2008. Mike: I definitely help him choose the games a lot of the time for the AVGN episodes. The AVGN reviews Nintendo Power magazines. It is probably better at hitting this mark than it is at appeasing the original retro video game fans to be honest, which is why it is often criticised by AVGN viewers, but it obviously a passion project of its creators.
I get emails daily from people telling me how much they like my videos and them suggesting things they want to see me review. Mike: Jason Voorhees probably worked best technically because of how he forced the Nerd to play his game. Credit goes to: Cinemassacre, the makers of these great videos.
Well, Zelda is my favorite video game franchise. Pretty much every major game review show online today has AVGN” to thank for establishing its format. Sweet thanks for the review Mike I didnt even know this game was out i will defiantly be playing it this weekend, love the old mega man games from NES.