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  • Skylanders is quite possibly the coolest video game for kids ever made.   The words “don’t judge a book by it’s cover” come to mind when I think about my initial reaction to the Skylanders video game.  It was right before PAX Prime 2011 that we found ourselves at an Activision party for press staff.  I was checking out all the newest Activision games hitting the market in the coming months.  While wandering wide eyed from console to console,  I glanced over and saw a table with what looked like some toys and a kids game.  “Lame”, I thought and continued on my way. A few months later a package arrived at NERD TREK from Activision with the Skylander’s Spyro’s Adventure, […]

    Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure

    Skylanders is quite possibly the coolest video game for kids ever made.   The words “don’t judge a book by it’s cover” come to mind when I think about my initial reaction to the Skylanders video game.  It was right before PAX Prime 2011 that we found ourselves at an Activision party for press staff.  I was checking out all the newest Activision games hitting the market in the coming months.  While wandering wide eyed from console to console,  I glanced over and saw a table with what looked like some toys and a kids game.  “Lame”, I thought and continued on my way. A few months later a package arrived at NERD TREK from Activision with the Skylander’s Spyro’s Adventure, […]

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  • How to play SNES games on your iPad or iPhone with a Wii remote First of all you must have a jailbroken/unlocked iPad or iPhone (if you don’t simply navigate to our NERD TREK tutorials on How to Unlock iPhone 4.2.1/Unlock iPad 4.2.1. After you are jailbroken you must download “snes4iphone” which is located on Cydia.  If you’re unfamiliar with jailbreaking and Cydia please do some reading on our iPhone NERD TREK tutorials and come back when you’re ready. After you have the SNES emulator you’ll need a few roms (games) to test this out with.  Make sure you put the ROMS in the /var/mobile/media/ROMs/ folder. Now for the Wiimote!  Open snes4iphone, go into the options panel, and turn on […]

    Play SNES games on iPad with a Wii remote

    How to play SNES games on your iPad or iPhone with a Wii remote First of all you must have a jailbroken/unlocked iPad or iPhone (if you don’t simply navigate to our NERD TREK tutorials on How to Unlock iPhone 4.2.1/Unlock iPad 4.2.1. After you are jailbroken you must download “snes4iphone” which is located on Cydia.  If you’re unfamiliar with jailbreaking and Cydia please do some reading on our iPhone NERD TREK tutorials and come back when you’re ready. After you have the SNES emulator you’ll need a few roms (games) to test this out with.  Make sure you put the ROMS in the /var/mobile/media/ROMs/ folder. Now for the Wiimote!  Open snes4iphone, go into the options panel, and turn on […]

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