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 Nick DeMarco

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: ‘Code Name: Viper’ is an NES action spy game worth uncovering

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: ‘Code Name: Viper’ is an NES action spy game worth uncovering

After the debauchery of April’s “Foolishly Bad Games” month, I treat myself, and hopefully you as well, to some of my favorite games. As May 1 is my birthday (it was wonderful), I often look back at the games that have shaped my childhood and have now become a part of the stories and information […]

 Rich Howells

3 NEPA comic shops celebrate Free Comic Book Day on May 6 with artists, cosplayers, and more

3 NEPA comic shops celebrate Free Comic Book Day on May 6 with artists, cosplayers, and more

The first Saturday in May is approaching faster than a speeding bullet, and comic book fans know what that means – Free Comic Book Day is coming to comic shops around the world, including three right here in Northeastern Pennsylvania on May 6. Stores in Scranton, West Pittston, and Honesdale will not only be giving […]

 Crisco

A FREAK ACCIDENT: (Dumpster) Fyre Festival, 2017 NFL Draft, and Elon Musk

A FREAK ACCIDENT: (Dumpster) Fyre Festival, 2017 NFL Draft, and Elon Musk

Mankind has a history of making costly mistakes – A Freak Accident is just the latest. Behold, a podcast that runs on pure nuclear absurdity with just enough addictive, fanatic energy to keep you wanting more. Hosted by four current and former radio personalities, A Freak Accident boldly ventures into the topical realms of current […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Grab your Multipass – ‘Fifth Element’ screening in Moosic and Stroudsburg theaters May 14-17

Grab your Multipass – ‘Fifth Element’ screening in Moosic and Stroudsburg theaters May 14-17

From a press release: 20 years ago, audiences were dazzled by the visionary images and quirky adventure of “The Fifth Element.” To celebrate the 20th anniversary of director Luc Besson’s groundbreaking film, Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will present a 4K restoration of the film in select movie theaters nationwide for two days […]

 Alex Seeley

PHOTOS: Reaper’s Revenge ‘Halfway to Halloween’ party at The Leonard in Scranton, 04/29/17

PHOTOS: Reaper’s Revenge ‘Halfway to Halloween’ party at The Leonard in Scranton, 04/29/17

Anyone who has been to Reaper’s Revenge Haunted Attraction in Scranton knows how passionate the organizers, actors, and crew are about Halloween, so it’s no surprise that they didn’t wait until the leaves started changing this year to dress up and get down. “America’s best haunted attraction” hosted a “Halfway to Halloween Hullabaloo,” a dance […]

 Nick DeMarco

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: Sega CD’s corny, grainy ‘Sewer Shark’ should be flushed

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: Sega CD’s corny, grainy ‘Sewer Shark’ should be flushed

Even today in 2017, it is very important for a new console to have great launch titles to garner the attention of gamers. In the ‘80s and ‘90s, it was even more important for new consoles to have great pack-in games. Many times the difference between the overall success or failure of a console was […]

 Rich Howells

Reaper’s Revenge hosts ‘Halfway to Halloween’ dance party at The Leonard in Scranton on April 29

Reaper’s Revenge hosts ‘Halfway to Halloween’ dance party at The Leonard in Scranton on April 29

With four frightening horror attractions spread over 65 acres in Scranton, delivering 90 minutes of terrifying entertainment to thousands of people, the cost to run and maintain Reaper’s Revenge Haunted Attraction, dubbed “America’s best haunted attraction,” every fall must be pretty high. To raise funds for the attraction’s talented makeup team, whose work seems to […]

 Crisco

A FREAK ACCIDENT: Weird gym incidents, one-hit wonders, and funny/cringy stories

A FREAK ACCIDENT: Weird gym incidents, one-hit wonders, and funny/cringy stories

Mankind has a history of making costly mistakes – A Freak Accident is just the latest. Behold, a podcast that runs on pure nuclear absurdity with just enough addictive, fanatic energy to keep you wanting more. Hosted by four current and former radio personalities, A Freak Accident boldly ventures into the topical realms of current […]

 Nick DeMarco

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: It’s villainous to call ‘Link: The Faces of Evil’ a Zelda game

TURN TO CHANNEL 3: It’s villainous to call ‘Link: The Faces of Evil’ a Zelda game

I don’t usually discuss things outside of video games in these reviews, but this ties into our topic today. Would you believe that my laptop charger conked out on me? It is as if even my computer knew what I was reviewing this week. I’m sorry, trusty laptop, but this has to be done. A […]

 Crisco

A FREAK ACCIDENT: April the giraffe, Alex Jones, embarrassing songs, and ‘The Last Jedi’ trailer

A FREAK ACCIDENT: April the giraffe, Alex Jones, embarrassing songs, and ‘The Last Jedi’ trailer

Mankind has a history of making costly mistakes – A Freak Accident is just the latest. Behold, a podcast that runs on pure nuclear absurdity with just enough addictive, fanatic energy to keep you wanting more. Hosted by four current and former radio personalities, A Freak Accident boldly ventures into the topical realms of current […]