*presses UP UP DOWN DOWN LEFT RIGHT LEFT RIGHT B A START*
*gets 30 lives instead of 3*
That "Fixing That Old Game System" article reminded me of the hell I've endured when playing my NES games. No no no, I don't mean they were horrendous by any means, but rather getting some of them to work as years went by. Mainly either having to load and reload the cartridge and yes, even blowing the cartridge to get them to work. My ultimate nightmare was when I played through Dragon Warrior 3 and I tried to load it up and something caused the damn battery to clear out my save games! X(
1] Hell = possibly overblown definition used to mean annoyance.
2] Nightmare = possibly overblown definiton used to mean agony from aformentioned disaster.