If you look at the back of your vintage Alex Kidd in Miracle World cartridge, you will find this line at the end of the summary: "It takes a Kidd like you to handle a challenge like this." It's hokey yet oddly resonant, calling to the kid - or inner kid - in all of us. It also sums the game up in a nutshell. Alex Kidd is a surprisingly challenging game wherein you must submit to your inner child to see it through.
A general point about retro games: they are, in my opinion, more
Updated 11-19-2010 at 04:24 AM by Angelica
I hate doing subject lines almost as much as I hate doing summaries.
Hi! I'm Angelica, and I guess I'll be writing about games and stuff for you guys. Hopefully you'll find me entertaining and occasionally informative. A little about me:
I'm a freelance writer/gal Friday in the Los Angeles area. I enjoy classic video games, really involved RPGs, and anything I can easily play on my DS, mostly puzzle games in nature. I love intelligent discussion and well placed sarcastic