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After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with Website/ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, [=ScrewAttack=] would sign on with GameTrailers to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the WebVideo/AngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube and on Cinemassacre.

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After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with Website/ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube Website/YouTube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, [=ScrewAttack=] would sign on with GameTrailers [=GameTrailers=] to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the WebVideo/AngryVideoGameNerd WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers [=GameTrailers=] before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube [=YouTube=] and on Cinemassacre.



* ShoutOut: The Nerd imitates a dramatic scene from Franchise/BackToTheFuture.

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* ShoutOut: The Nerd imitates a dramatic scene from Franchise/BackToTheFuture.''Film/BackToTheFuture''.


The Nerd did admits that the Sega CD had some appeal, but the 32x had no appeal at all. He complained about the lack of end labels, having his own power supply unit, and having an overall convoluted set up.

As he plays the games, he finds himself being unimpressed by the graphics and games he had for it.

He also clarifies that he is aware that he hasn't included the more famous titles in his reviews, such as Snatcher and Knuckles Chaotix, but further clarifies that he wanted to focus on the hardware itself. Overall, he was not happy with the 32x due to how poorly handled its manufacturing and marketing campaigns were handled (came out six months before the Saturn, had only around 40 games in its entirely life span, etc).

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The Nerd did admits that While the Sega CD had some appeal, but the 32x had Nerd has no appeal at all. He complained about such praise to offer for the lack Genesis's ''other'' add-on, the 32X. On top of not looking flattering when plugged into the Genesis's cartridge slot, the games made specifically for the 32X don't have end labels, having his labels like Genesis carts do (a criticism he also has for the Atari Jaguar and Nintendo 64). Also like the Sega CD, the 32X needs its own power supply unit, adapter to use, and having an overall convoluted set up.

As he plays
with how large and blocky the games, he finds himself being unimpressed by power bricks for the Genesis and its add-ons are, it's very difficult plugging all three in at the same time.

When the Nerd tries to play some games on the system, he runs into another hurdle: the games have missing
graphics and games he had for it.

He
won't work properly unless the 32X is also clarifies plugged into the Genesis. The overabundance of cumbersome cables makes the entire Genesis / Sega CD / 32X setup look horrendous.

The Nerd finally starts with ''VideoGame/PrimalRage'', which doesn't look as good as the arcade version (or even the Genesis port) and suffers from controls that are unintuitive and make performing special attacks too difficult. Next, the nerd plays ''VideoGame/{{Doom}}'', which suffers from terrible music in comparison to the SNES version and fewer levels. Next is ''VideoGame/VirtuaFighter'', for which the Nerd complains about floaty jumping, bad controls, and weird animations. Finally, the Nerd plays ''Star Wars Arcade'', which looks like crap and is boring.

The Nerd concludes by admitting
that he is aware that he hasn't included didn't get a chance to review some of the more famous titles in his reviews, such as Snatcher and Knuckles Chaotix, positively received games, like the Sega CD's ''VideoGame/{{Snatcher}}'' or the 32X's ''VideoGame/KnucklesChaotix'', but further clarifies in either event, the 32X still sucked. There were a handful of games released as part of the "Sega CD 32X'' line that he wanted required ''both'' console add-ons to focus on play. The overall lack of quality in the hardware itself. Overall, he was not happy games, combined with the 32x due eminent release of the Sega Saturn (in addition to how poorly handled its manufacturing the Playstation and marketing campaigns were handled (came out six months before N64) and rumors of product defects, spelled doom for the Saturn, had only around 40 games in its entirely life span, etc).32X. A stand-alone 32X, dubbed the Sega Neptune, was planned but never released. The Nerd finishes by setting the 32X on fire and destroying it with a well-placed shot from his bow.


The Nerd reminisce on the UsefulNotes/Atari2600 and how much it meant to him, before moving on to the Atari5200, which presented superior graphics and sound effects, along with more sophisticated game play, but "''ironically, it failed and fated away, while the Atari 2600 lived on''". After this, the Nerd notes on how much bigger the console is, and attempts to go through the process of setting up the console, which proved to be a challenge in itself.

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The Nerd reminisce on the UsefulNotes/Atari2600 and how much it meant to him, before moving on to the Atari5200, which presented superior graphics and sound effects, along with more sophisticated game play, but "''ironically, it failed and fated faded away, while the Atari 2600 lived on''". After this, the Nerd notes on how much bigger the console is, and attempts to go through the process of setting up the console, which proved to be a challenge in itself.


* AgonyOfDefeet: The Nerd struggles to move his second TV when his extension cord is too short to reach it. The TV's cable gets snagged and he drops it on his socked foot. Cue AtomicFBomb.

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* AgonyOfDefeet: The Nerd struggles to move his second TV when his extension cord is too short to reach it. The TV's cable gets snagged and he drops it on his socked foot. Cue AtomicFBomb.ClusterFBomb.

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* AgonyOfDefeet: The Nerd struggles to move his second TV when his extension cord is too short to reach it. The TV's cable gets snagged and he drops it on his socked foot. Cue AtomicFBomb.


The Nerd gives a brief history lesson on the career of Commander George Armstrong Custard, talking about the events leading to Custard's Last Stand. The reason he discussed this was to bring up the fact that there exists a notoriously bad Atari 2600 game, Custer's Revenge. He plays the game, and while he was initially amused by the concept (Custard is suppose to go across the screen, dodging spears, to have sex with a bound native-woman), he quickly gets bored and disturbed by it by how poorly designed the game is, and explains how offensive its existence is.

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The Nerd gives a brief history lesson on the career of Commander George Armstrong Custard, Custer, talking about the events leading to Custard's Custer's Last Stand. The reason he discussed this was to bring up the fact that there exists a notoriously bad Atari 2600 game, Custer's Revenge. He plays the game, and while he was initially amused by the concept (Custard (Custer is suppose to go across the screen, dodging spears, to have sex with a bound native-woman), he quickly gets bored and disturbed by it by how poorly designed the game is, and explains how offensive its existence is.


* ShoutOut: The Nerd imitates a dramatic scene from BackToTheFuture.

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* ShoutOut: The Nerd imitates a dramatic scene from BackToTheFuture.Franchise/BackToTheFuture.


The Nerd reminisce on the Atari2600 and how much it meant to him, before moving on to the Atari5200, which presented superior graphics and sound effects, along with more sophisticated game play, but "''ironically, it failed and fated away, while the Atari 2600 lived on''". After this, the Nerd notes on how much bigger the console is, and attempts to go through the process of setting up the console, which proved to be a challenge in itself.

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The Nerd reminisce on the Atari2600 UsefulNotes/Atari2600 and how much it meant to him, before moving on to the Atari5200, which presented superior graphics and sound effects, along with more sophisticated game play, but "''ironically, it failed and fated away, while the Atari 2600 lived on''". After this, the Nerd notes on how much bigger the console is, and attempts to go through the process of setting up the console, which proved to be a challenge in itself.

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* FunnyBackgroundEvent: When preparing to destroy the cartridge, one can see a tin on the shelf labelled, 'Fish asshole' with the claim that it's 'a low-fat snack'.


After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, ScrewAttack would sign on with GameTrailers to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the WebVideo/AngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube and on Cinemassacre.

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After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with ScrewAttack Website/ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, ScrewAttack [=ScrewAttack=] would sign on with GameTrailers to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the WebVideo/AngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube and on Cinemassacre.


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[[folder:Ghostbusters]]

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[[folder:Ghostbusters]][[folder:''Ghostbusters'']]



[--Featured game: Ghostbusters (NES)--]\\

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[--Featured game: Ghostbusters ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'' (NES)--]\\



The Nerd discusses about how Ghostbusters was such an awesome franchise back then, with the huge amounts of merchandise, a successful cartoon series, and had two movies under its belt. As he nerds out about it, the Nerd also goes into the NES and decides to try out Ghostbusters for that system, thinking putting two awesome things together could equal a really awesome outcome. However, the problems began with the gargled digitized voice at the title screen.

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The Nerd discusses about how Ghostbusters ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' was such an awesome franchise back then, with the huge amounts of merchandise, a successful cartoon series, and had two movies under its belt. As he nerds out about it, the Nerd also goes into the NES and decides to try out Ghostbusters ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'' for that system, thinking putting two awesome things together could equal a really awesome outcome. However, the problems began with the gargled digitized voice at the title screen.



[[folder:Ghostbusters Follow-Up]]

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[[folder:Ghostbusters [[folder:''Ghostbusters'' Follow-Up]]



[--Featured games: Ghostbusters (NES), Ghostbusters (2600), and Ghostbusters (SMS)--]\\

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[--Featured games: Ghostbusters ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'' (NES), Ghostbusters ''Ghostbusters'' (2600), and Ghostbusters ''Ghostbusters'' (SMS)--]\\



[[folder:Ghostbusters Conclusion]]

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[[folder:Ghostbusters [[folder:''Ghostbusters'' Conclusion]]



[--Featured games: Ghostbusters 2 (NES), Ghostbusters (GEN)--]\\

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[--Featured games: Ghostbusters 2 ''Ghostbusters 2'' (NES), Ghostbusters ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters|1990}}'' (GEN)--]\\



* HarsherInHindsight: The Nerd's optimism for a ''Ghostbusters 3'' movie was shattered to many pieces with the death of Harold Remis, along with ''Ghostbusters 3'' thanks to Sony's move to make it a remake. James Rolfe recently declared that he will not see it because it isn't the sequel he wanted. Though his wish was half-granted in the form of ''VideoGame/GhostbustersTheVideoGame''. PC players can get the game right now [[http://store.steampowered.com/app/9870/ on steam for $9.99]].

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* HarsherInHindsight: The Nerd's optimism for a ''Ghostbusters 3'' movie was shattered to many pieces with the death of Harold Remis, Ramis, along with ''Ghostbusters 3'' thanks to Sony's move to make it a remake. James Rolfe recently declared that he will not see it because it isn't the sequel he wanted. Though his wish was half-granted in the form of ''VideoGame/GhostbustersTheVideoGame''. PC players can get the game right now [[http://store.steampowered.com/app/9870/ on steam for $9.99]].



[[folder:Spider-Man]]

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[[folder:Spider-Man]][[folder:''Spider-Man'']]



[--Featured games: Spider-Man (2600), Spider-Man and the Sinister Six (NES), Spider-Man (GB), and Spider-Man 2 (GBA)--]\\

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[--Featured games: Spider-Man ''Spider-Man'' (2600), Spider-Man ''Spider-Man and the Sinister Six Six'' (NES), Spider-Man ''Spider-Man'' (GB), and Spider-Man 2 ''Spider-Man 2'' (GBA)--]\\



[--Featured Sega CD games: Ground Zero Texas, Slam City, Double Switch, Night Trap, Corpse Killer[[labelnote:*]]He couldn't get past the introduction due to the disc being damaged[[/labelnote]], Time Gal, Lethal Enforcers, Willy Beamish, Road Avenger, Jurassic Park, Prize Fighter, Sol-Feace, The Terminator[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Terminator episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, Bram Stoker's Dracula[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Dracula episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Wonder Dog, Sewer Shark, and Sonic CD.--]\\

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[--Featured Sega CD games: Ground ''Ground Zero Texas, Slam City, Double Switch, Night Trap, Corpse Killer[[labelnote:*]]He Killer''[[labelnote:*]]He couldn't get past the introduction due to the disc being damaged[[/labelnote]], Time ''Time Gal, Lethal Enforcers, Willy Beamish, Road Avenger, Jurassic Park, Prize Fighter, Sol-Feace, The Terminator[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed Terminator''[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Terminator ''Terminator'' episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Sherlock ''Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, Bram Stoker's Dracula[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed Dracula''[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Dracula episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Wonder ''Wonder Dog, Sewer Shark, Shark'', and Sonic CD.''VideoGame/SonicCD''.--]\\



[--Featured Sega 32x games: Primal Rage, Doom, Virtual Fighter, and Star Wars Arcade--]\\

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[--Featured Sega 32x games: Primal ''Primal Rage, Doom, VideoGame/{{Doom}}, Virtual Fighter, Fighter'', and Star ''Star Wars Arcade--]\\Arcade''--]\\



[[folder:Silver Surfer (NES)]]

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[[folder:Silver Surfer [[folder:''Silver Surfer'' (NES)]]



[[folder:Die Hard (NES)]]

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[[folder:Die Hard [[folder:''Die Hard'' (NES)]]



[[folder:Independence Day (PS1)]]

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[[folder:Independence [[folder:''Independence'' Day (PS1)]]



The Nerd's first venture onto the Playstation One for the fourth of July, and it is on Independence Day (another movie based video game). The Nerd does find the game to be average, but so average that it isn't really worth existing. Problems he had with this game include graphic pop-in (normally not an issue in most games, but where you have to destroy certain objectives and you are not given much time to react when you finally see it is an issue), a non-sensible radar screen, and the annoying, repeating voice clips that constantly remind him of his objective.

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The Nerd's first venture onto the Playstation UsefulNotes/PlayStation One for the fourth of July, and it is on Independence Day (another movie based video game). The Nerd does find the game to be average, but so average that it isn't really worth existing. Problems he had with this game include graphic pop-in (normally not an issue in most games, but where you have to destroy certain objectives and you are not given much time to react when you finally see it is an issue), a non-sensible radar screen, and the annoying, repeating voice clips that constantly remind him of his objective.



[[folder:The Simpsons]]

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[[folder:The Simpsons]][[folder:''The Simpsons'']]



[--Featured NES games: Bart vs. The Space Mutants, and Bart vs. The World--]\\

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[--Featured NES games: Bart ''Bart vs. The Space Mutants, Mutants'', and Bart ''Bart vs. The World--]\\World''--]\\



[[folder:Bugs Bunnys Birthday Blowout (NES)]]

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[[folder:Bugs [[folder:''Bugs Bunnys Birthday Blowout Blowout'' (NES)]]



[--Featured Atari 2600 games: Custer's Revenge, Beat-em and Eat-em, Bachelorette Party, Bachelor Party, Jiggalo, Philly Flasher, Cat House Blues, Knight on the Town, Jungle Fever--]\\

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[--Featured Atari 2600 games: Custer's ''Custer's Revenge, Beat-em and Eat-em, Bachelorette Party, Bachelor Party, Jiggalo, Philly Flasher, Cat House Blues, Knight on the Town, Jungle Fever--]\\ Fever''--]\\



[[folder:Fester's Quest]]

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[[folder:Fester's Quest]][[folder:''Fester's Quest'']]



[[folder:Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2600)]]

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[[folder:Texas [[folder:''Texas Chainsaw Massacre Massacre'' (2600)]]



[[folder:Halloween]]

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[[folder:Halloween]][[folder:''Halloween'']]



[[folder:Dragons Lair (NES)]]

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[[folder:Dragons Lair [[folder:''Dragons Lair'' (NES)]]



[--Featured game: Home Alone 2 (NES)--]\\

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[--Featured game: Home ''Home Alone 2 2'' (NES)--]\\



[--Featured games: Shaq Fu (SNES), Far-Cry Vengeance (Wii), Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz (Wii), and Boogie (Wii)--]\\

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[--Featured games: Shaq Fu ''Shaq Fu'' (SNES), Far-Cry Vengeance ''Far Cry Vengeance'' (Wii), Super ''Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz Blitz'' (Wii), and Boogie ''Boogie'' (Wii)--]\\



Starting off from part 2, the Nerd talks to the ghost of Christmas past, who decides to take him further back to show him his cherish memories of him playing the Super Mario games on NES, as well as an Atari 2600 game. The Nerd feels like he remembers nothing but torture, considering how he hasn't always been good at some video games. He does recall a very nice event where on Christmas, he received his "first 16-bit machine", or more specifically, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.

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Starting off from part 2, the Nerd talks to the ghost of Christmas past, who decides to take him further back to show him his cherish memories of him playing the Super Mario ''Super Mario'' games on NES, as well as an Atari 2600 game. The Nerd feels like he remembers nothing but torture, considering how he hasn't always been good at some video games. He does recall a very nice event where on Christmas, he received his "first 16-bit machine", or more specifically, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.



[[folder:Chronologically Confused About the Legend of Zelda Timeline]]

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[[folder:Chronologically Confused About the Legend ''Legend of Zelda Zelda'' Timeline]]



[[folder:Rambo]]
[--Featured games: Rambo (NES), Rambo (SMS), Rambo 3 (SMS)--]\\

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[[folder:Rambo]]
[[folder:''Rambo'']]
[--Featured games: Rambo ''Rambo'' (NES), Rambo ''Rambo'' (SMS), Rambo 3 ''Rambo 3'' (SMS)--]\\



With the new Rambo movie on the horizon, the Nerd decides to celebrate by playing Rambo for NES. He immediately finds the game to play similar to Zelda 2: The Adventure of Link (although at the time of release, Zelda 2 was not out in the west, but it was released in Japan, thus giving credence to the Rambo game knocking off Zelda 2). The Nerd is pretty upset at the fact that the cover falsely advertises Rambo shooting a machine gun, when the majority of the game has you fighting all sorts of insects and animals with your knife, and variations of those knives. However, you do eventually fight the appropriate enemies and get a machine gun, but that doesn't happen until the end of the game.

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With the new Rambo movie on the horizon, the Nerd decides to celebrate by playing Rambo for NES. He immediately finds the game to play similar to Zelda 2: The Adventure of Link (although at the time of release, Zelda 2 ''Zelda 2'' was not out in the west, but it was released in Japan, thus giving credence to the Rambo game knocking off Zelda 2). The Nerd is pretty upset at the fact that the cover falsely advertises Rambo shooting a machine gun, when the majority of the game has you fighting all sorts of insects and animals with your knife, and variations of those knives. However, you do eventually fight the appropriate enemies and get a machine gun, but that doesn't happen until the end of the game.


In this special, non-canonical crossover between the Angry Video Game Nerd, and CaptainS, this takes place on Christmas[[note]]in July[[/note]], in which Game Genie manages to capture Santa Claus. Mean while, the Angry Video Game Nerd is doing another routine episode for Christmas on ''Home Alone'' for the NES (complete with [[GoshDangItToHeck PG-rated swearing]]). Having trouble with the gameplay and controls, he utilizes the game genie in order to see if there is an ending for this game... only to get mistake for Santa Claus and captured by Game Genie himself.

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In this special, non-canonical crossover between the Angry Video Game Nerd, Nerd and CaptainS, [[WebVideo/TheNewAdventuresOfCaptainS Captain S]], this takes place on Christmas[[note]]in July[[/note]], in which Game Genie manages to capture Santa Claus. Mean while, the Angry Video Game Nerd is doing another routine episode for Christmas on ''Home Alone'' for the NES (complete with [[GoshDangItToHeck PG-rated swearing]]). Having trouble with the gameplay and controls, he utilizes the game genie in order to see if there is an ending for this game... only to get mistake for Santa Claus and captured by Game Genie himself.



* GoshDangItToHeck: Understandable considering the tone of the CaptainS series. Unfortunately, this episode was not well received initially by AVGN fans because of this.

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* GoshDangItToHeck: Understandable considering the tone of the CaptainS ''Captain S'' series. Unfortunately, this episode was not well received initially by AVGN fans because of this.


* HarsherInHindsight: The Nerd's optimism for a Ghostbusters 3 movie was shattered to many pieces with the dead of Harold Remis, along with Ghostbusters 3 thanks to Sony's move to make it a remake. James Rolfe recently declared that he will not see it because it isn't the sequel he wanted.
** Though his wish was half-granted in the form of ''GhostbustersTheVideoGame''. PC players can get the game right now [[http://store.steampowered.com/app/9870/ on steam for $9.99]].

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* HarsherInHindsight: The Nerd's optimism for a Ghostbusters 3 ''Ghostbusters 3'' movie was shattered to many pieces with the dead death of Harold Remis, along with Ghostbusters 3 ''Ghostbusters 3'' thanks to Sony's move to make it a remake. James Rolfe recently declared that he will not see it because it isn't the sequel he wanted.
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wanted. Though his wish was half-granted in the form of ''GhostbustersTheVideoGame''.''VideoGame/GhostbustersTheVideoGame''. PC players can get the game right now [[http://store.steampowered.com/app/9870/ on steam for $9.99]].



* SurprisinglyImprovedSequel: Ghostbusters 2 to a degree, considering that the micromanagement aspect was removed in favor of a more action-style game, but it isn't that much of an improvement.

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* SurprisinglyImprovedSequel: Ghostbusters 2 ''Ghostbusters 2'' to a degree, considering that the micromanagement aspect was removed in favor of a more action-style game, but it isn't that much of an improvement.



[[folder:Spiderman]]

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[[folder:Spiderman]][[folder:Spider-Man]]



[--Featured games: Spiderman (2600), Spiderman and the Sinister Six (NES), Spiderman (GB), and Spiderman 2 (GBA)--]\\

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[--Featured games: Spiderman Spider-Man (2600), Spiderman Spider-Man and the Sinister Six (NES), Spiderman Spider-Man (GB), and Spiderman Spider-Man 2 (GBA)--]\\



In this review, the Nerd decides to fire up Spiderman for the Atari 2600. He has some trouble adjusting to the controls of the game and how it works, which prompts Spiderman himself to come in and play the game with him, convinced that it cannot be bad. However, Spiderman soon sees just how bad the game is and ends up swearing in frustration, prompting him to grab the game and throws it to the ground, destroying it.

The duo moves on to Spiderman and the Sinister Six, which the two of them find the controls to be real awful to the point that the Nerd cannot consciously fight the first boss in the game in a timely manner. Spiderman also couldn't get far enough as he has trouble jumping on platforms, and ends up dying to the weaker enemies in the game. He ends up destroying this cartridge too.

The Nerd would then put on Spiderman for Gameboy, and finds that the controls are an issue once again, as he is unable to properly figure out how to use the web to swing across platforms, which is a requirement to navigate the levels. Spiderman decides to take over (even takes the gameboy and chooses to play upside down), but gets even more angry over the fact that the game designers keep messing up video game adaptations of him, before dropping the gameboy down.

The Nerd decides to relax by playing Spiderman 2 on gameboy advance, and decided to discuss the pizza delivery scene in the movie, much to Spiderman's displeasure about it.

Kyle Justin plays Spiderman in this video.

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In this review, the Nerd decides to fire up Spiderman ''Spider-Man'' for the Atari 2600. He has some trouble adjusting to the controls of the game and how it works, which prompts Spiderman Spider-Man himself to come in and play the game with him, convinced that it cannot be bad. However, Spiderman Spider-Man soon sees just how bad the game is and ends up swearing in frustration, prompting him to grab the game and throws it to the ground, destroying it.

The duo moves on to Spiderman Spider-Man and the Sinister Six, which the two of them find the controls to be real awful to the point that the Nerd cannot consciously fight the first boss in the game in a timely manner. Spiderman Spider-Man also couldn't get far enough as he has trouble jumping on platforms, and ends up dying to the weaker enemies in the game. He ends up destroying this cartridge too.

The Nerd would then put on Spiderman Spider-Man for Gameboy, and finds that the controls are an issue once again, as he is unable to properly figure out how to use the web to swing across platforms, which is a requirement to navigate the levels. Spiderman Spider-Man decides to take over (even takes the gameboy and chooses to play upside down), but gets even more angry over the fact that the game designers keep messing up video game adaptations of him, before dropping the gameboy down.

The Nerd decides to relax by playing Spiderman ''Spider-Man'' 2 on gameboy advance, and decided to discuss the pizza delivery scene in the movie, much to Spiderman's Spider-Man's displeasure about it.

Kyle Justin plays Spiderman ''Spider-Man'' in this video.



* BerserkButton: Averted; even though Spiderman dumps his preferred brand of beer, he does find himself enjoying the lager he was provided.
* ProductPlacement: Spiderman was offered Rolling Rock, but decides to ditch it in favor of local lager
* SongParody: Kyle Justin's cover of the Spiderman theme, with new and altered lyrics.

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* BerserkButton: Averted; even though Spiderman Spider-Man dumps his preferred brand of beer, he does find himself enjoying the lager he was provided.
* ProductPlacement: Spiderman Spider-Man was offered Rolling Rock, but decides to ditch it in favor of local lager
* SongParody: Kyle Justin's cover of the Spiderman Spider-Man theme, with new and altered lyrics.


After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, ScrewAttack would sign on with GameTrailers to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the AngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube and on Cinemassacre.

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After the success of the first season, James Rolfe had already signed on with ScrewAttack half way into that season and would host videos on their website, in addition to youtube and his Cinemassacre website. After the first episode of season 2, ScrewAttack would sign on with GameTrailers to pose three of their programs exclusively to their website (two of which being the Video Game Vault series, and the Top 10 videos). Ever since then, new episodes of the AngryVideoGameNerd WebVideo/AngryVideoGameNerd were hosted on GameTrailers before being re-released on youtube a year later, with some corrections, updates, etc. All videos are currently on youtube and on Cinemassacre.


[--Featured Sega CD games: Ground Zero Texas, Slam City, Double Switch, Night Trap, Corpse Killer[[labelnote:*]]He couldn't get past the introduction due to the disc being damaged[[/labelnote]], Time Gal, Lethal Enforcers, Willy Beamish, Road Avenger, Jurassic Park, Prize Fighter, Sol-Feace, The Terminator, Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Wonder Dog, Sewer Shark, and Sonic CD.--]\\

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[--Featured Sega CD games: Ground Zero Texas, Slam City, Double Switch, Night Trap, Corpse Killer[[labelnote:*]]He couldn't get past the introduction due to the disc being damaged[[/labelnote]], Time Gal, Lethal Enforcers, Willy Beamish, Road Avenger, Jurassic Park, Prize Fighter, Sol-Feace, The Terminator, Terminator[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Terminator episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Dracula[[labelnote:*]]Reviewed again in the Dracula episode of season 3[[/labelnote]], Wonder Dog, Sewer Shark, and Sonic CD.--]\\



This episode opens with a fake commercial for the Sega CD add-on, with the Nerd quickly going into how bad the system is. He complains about how it has its own power supply unit, is not very appealing to look at, and the load times can get bad.

For the rest of the video, he would go through a number of video games for the system, with mixed reactions, though is less favorable towards FMV games.

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This episode opens with a fake commercial for the Sega CD add-on, with the Nerd quickly going into how bad the system is. He complains about how it has its own power supply unit, is not very appealing to look at, and the load times can get bad.

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bad. Starting off with Ground Zero Texas, the rest Nerd is left unimpressed by the FMV present, and is also unimpressed by the rail shooting, tower-defense style of gameplay. With Slam City, he was left confused as to how to progress despite coming off as a simple one-on-one basketball game, and finds the JiveTurkey employed by the characters more puzzling than funny. Double Switch also left him more confused and annoyed than intrigued by the concept, similar to the later game he'd cover: Night Trap. With this game, he is suppose to look over security cameras and activating traps on the enemies in the game. This comes off as tedious due to how it is easy to miss them. He does find the video itself to be entertaining, but is annoyed by how he gets a game over for not intervening when a character gets into trouble.

The Nerd attempts to play Corpse Killer, but was unable to do so due to the disc being scratched. Time Gal is one he finds to be pretty weird in story and annoying in voice acting, but otherwise doesn't appear to have a problem with the game. Lethal Enforcers he finds to be a monotonous rail-shooter, and had more fun pointing out some
of the video, oddities present as oppose to critiquing the game itself. With Willy Beamish, he would go through a number of video spent so much time on the intro off-screen that he's surprised to finally be able to control it, but finds the gameplay to be boring. With Road Avenger, he didn't have much more to say than Time Gal, other that both games for are similar. The Sega CD version of Jurassic Park interested him at first, but when he finds it to be a confusing point-and-click game, he ends up shutting it off due to having no clear objective. Prize Fighter also intrigued him, but he is left disappointed by the system, game play where he's unable to land a single punch[[labelnote:*]]you are suppose to throw punches during certain parts of the FMV to land any hit at all, but this is not obvious to figure out[[/labelnote]].

The Nerd was surprised when he powered on Sol-Feace to find it to be a fun horizontal shooter similar to R-Type. He also enjoyed the Terminator in spite of some of its flaws, such as the restrictive shooting and enemies taking too much damage to kill. With Sherlock Holmes, it is another point-and-click game, but this one is similar to the older DOS adventure games, and it ended up boring the Nerd as well. He also played two games
with mixed reactions, though Dracula in the title: One simply titled Dracula, where it is less favorable towards a point-and-click game with cut-scenes here and there, and Bram Stoker's Dracula, which is a side-scrolling beat-em-up with the distinct attractions being punching bats and kicking rats. The shoddy platforming mechanics and poor quality FMV games.
left him unimpressed in the end. The last game he dedicated some time to was Wonder Dog, a platformer game with some shoddy level design, but is otherwise unremarkable. Two other games he covered after that was Sewer Shark, which he can only give a two word review: ''Shit Shark''; and Sonic CD, which he said that it's one of the best Sonic games ever made, but it can be disorienting.

In the end, while he does admire the Sega CD for pushing the new CD technology, he decides that it's a bad system due to the technology not being well developed, and for having an abundance of poor games to accompany it.

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