Angry Video Game Nerd


Mortal Kombat 1 Ports – Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 177

March 11, 2020

The Nerd finally decides to give the original Mortal Kombat the respect it deserves, by reviewing the home port versions.


Raid 2020 (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 176

January 15, 2020

Eleven years after briefly mentioning this game when reviewing Color Dreams’ games in “Bible Games 2”, the Nerd finally tackles the game Raid 2020 in the year 2020.


The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask (N64) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 175

December 11, 2019

It is the end of the year as 2020 comes upon the Nerd. In a parody of the episode “The Masks” from The Twilight Zone, the Nerd punishes his three worst games, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Action 52, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, by forcing them to wear masks to the end of the […]


Spawn Games (SNES, Gameboy) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 174

November 27, 2019

Following being burned alive in the previous episode, the Nerd finds himself in Hell with the Violator in his clown form and is forced to play video games based on the Image Comics character Spawn. Guest Stars: Justin Silverman as Violator, Mike Matei as Woody Bugs, and Joe La Scola as the voice of the […]


The Immortal (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 173

October 16, 2019

Shot in one continuous take, the Nerd explores a hidden dungeon in his house, while reviewing the NES port of The Immortal.


Jurassic Park: Trespasser (PC) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 172

August 21, 2019

The Nerd tries to get away for a vacation and ends up crashing onto an island full of people in inflatable dinosaur costumes and the game Trespasser for PC. Due to the game’s notorious design, he gets help from Shesez of Boundary Break. Guest Stars: Seamus Blackley as himself


Chex Quest (PC) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 171

July 31, 2019

The Nerd takes a look at the Chex Quest video game from 1996 as well as its sequels and discovers that despite its bizarre and commercial premise, it is actually a well-made Doom copy.


Life of Black Tiger with Gilbert Gottfried (PS4) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 170

June 5, 2019

The Nerd decides to tackle a modern game for the PS4, Life of Black Tiger. He is so horrified at its incompetence that he sets out to look for the programmer who turns out to be recurring arch-nemesis Fred Fucks. Together, they must complete the game. Guest Stars: Gilbert Gottfried as Fred Fucks


Superman 64 Returns!! (N64) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 169

May 8, 2019

The Nerd revisits the infamous Superman 64 11 years after first reviewing it.


Aladdin Deck Enhancer (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 167

April 10, 2019

The Nerd takes on the Aladdin Deck Enhancer, an infamous NES upgrade system with its own selection of games, and gets help from the likes of Aladdin and the Genie modeled after the Disney animated movie.


Pepsiman (PS1) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 168

April 10, 2019

The Nerd attempts to review Yo! Noid, but gets interrupted by the arrival of Pepsiman who forces him to review the game of the same name. However, Pepsiman turns out to be evil and the Nerd gets the help of the Pepsi TV Game Guy who must use the power of Mentos to defeat him. […]


Video Game Magazines Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 166

March 13, 2019

The Nerd takes a look at some of the lesser-known video game magazines from the past, excluding Nintendo Power. Magazines covered include: Atari Age, Game Players, VideoGames & Computer Entertainment, GamePro and Electronic Gaming Monthly.


Kingdom Hearts Timeline Chronologically Confused – Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 165

January 23, 2019

The Nerd examines the scattered and drawn-out chronology of the Kingdom Hearts franchise.


Home Alone Games with Macaulay Culkin Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 164

December 14, 2018

It’s the Nerd’s obligatory Christmas episode and he gets a surprise from Macaulay Culkin, or rather the Pizza Boy. The two sit down to review several Home Alone related games in the hopes of finding a good one. When they fail, they decide to set up traps for the terrible ones to stop them once […]


The Town With No Name (CDTV) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 163

December 5, 2018

Continuing from the previous episode, the Nerd tackles the CDTV game The Town with No Name. Due to not owning the actual console that it was made for, he is forced to play it on the Amiga CD32.


Amiga CD32 Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 162

November 6, 2018

The Nerd takes on Commodore’s failed console the Amiga CD32. The games he plays include Dangerous Streets, Super Putty, Morph, Naughty Ones, Beavers, Gloom, Diggers, Oscar, Bubba ‘n’ Stix, Surf Ninjas, Kang Fu and Zool.


Super Hydlide & Virtual Hydlide (SEGA Genesis) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 161

October 30, 2018

The Nerd returns to the Hydlide franchise with Super Hydlide for the Sega Genesis and Virtual Hydlide for the Sega Saturn.


Resident Evil Survivor (PlayStation) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 160

October 11, 2018

For the annual Halloween Special, the Nerd reviews Resident Evil Survivor for the PlayStation.


Tomb Raider Games (PS1, PS2) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 159

October 2, 2018

While the Tomb Raider franchise has featured a variety of good games, the Nerd decides to raid the tombs of three that do Lara Croft no justice, and that were made for the PlayStation, PlayStation 2, and N-Gage.


Drake of the 99 Dragons (XBOX) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 158

September 5, 2018

No meditation can prepare the Nerd for his first review of a bad Xbox game, Drake of the 99 Dragons – a game featuring well-made “Saturday cartoon” artwork that was intended to be the basis for a comic book series and animated show, but was foiled by its glitches, poor gameplay, controls, cutscenes, voice acting […]


Dirty Harry (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 157

May 24, 2018

The Nerd questions whether his next bad game “feels lucky”, as he looks at an NES game based on the Dirty Harry movie series that featured only three levels.


Earthbound (SNES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 156

April 17, 2018

When the Nerd finds a copy of Nintendo Power exuding a belief that EarthBound was a rotten game, he later finds reviews that show how glamorous the game was and reveals a fanbase for a title he now has to play. So he does – via the Super NES Classic Edition – and provides an […]


Lightspan Adventures (PS1) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 155

December 22, 2017

The Nerd has rotted his brain with such an insane amount of bad games, that this Christmas he gets himself a PlayStation with a compilation of video games from the Lightspan Adventures series to help restore it.


Star Wars: Masters of Teras Kasi (PS1) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 154

December 13, 2017

Another bad Star Wars game has emerged, so the Nerd must channel the force to help him review Star Wars: Masters of Teräs Käsi for the PlayStation. Notes: This episode features brief footage of Star Wars Episode I: Racer for the Nintendo 64, but James Rolfe did not include a review of it for this […]


Charlie’s Angels (GameCube) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 153

December 6, 2017

The Nerd won’t be making a call to Charlie’s Angels anytime soon, as he plays a bad GameCube game based on them.


Sonic 2006 Part 2 (Xbox 360) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 152

November 30, 2017

The Nerd has some unfinished business, as he continues on with his review of Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) for the Xbox 360.


RoboCop Games (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 151

November 19, 2017

Following his time with Polybius, the Nerd is reborn as “RoboNerd”, whose prime directives are to play bad games, and keep gamers safe from them. These include a selection of NES games based on the original RoboCop film series.


Polybius (Arcade) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 150

October 25, 2017

The Nerd takes a look at the arcade classic Polybius, while he also delves into the urban legend surrounding the mentioned side effects of playing the game. Notes: This episode was originally released as a series of mini segments on the “Cinemassacre Plays” channel, October 19–24, and in the form of a daily found footage […]


Wrestling Games Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 149

October 4, 2017

The Nerd wrestles with a ton of bad NES and SNES games based on wrestling, including WWF WrestleMania Challenge, WWF Royal Rumble, WCW SuperBrawl Wrestling, and Saturday Night Slam Masters.


Treasure Master (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 148

September 20, 2017

Treasure is truly lacking within another bad game designed to be used in a contest, as the Nerd finds out what it’s like to play Treasure Master for the NES.


Game Boy Accessories Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 147

August 15, 2017

Another selection of accessories receives a good thorough look from the Nerd. This time, it’s a collection of accessories for the Game Boy, including good ones – like the Game Boy Camera and the Game Boy Printer – bad ones, and even a patented one that was aimed for use in hospitals.


Planet of the Apes (Sony Playstation) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 146

July 4, 2017

While clearing up his game room and getting stranded on another planet, the Nerd questions why a bad game has trashed a particularly good classic movie, when he reviews Planet of the Apes for the PlayStation. Notes: This episode was made to commemorate the then-upcoming release of War for the Planet of the Apes.


Sonic the Hedgehog 2006 (Xbox 360) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 145

April 20, 2017

For the first time in his series, the Nerd tackles a game from a later generation of consoles that does nothing to the reputation of a certain blue hedgehog – Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) for the Xbox 360.


Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 144

March 23, 2017

The Nerd goes “Mighty Morphin” bad, as he takes on a collection of games for the Famicom, NES, SNES, Genesis, Sega CD, Nintendo 64, and Game Boy, based around Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Notes: This episode’s intro is designed as a parody of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers theme song, while the episode was made […]


Berenstain Bears Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 142

October 18, 2016

It’s Halloween again, and the Nerd tackles three bad games for the Game Boy Color, Atari 2600 and Genesis, based on the children’s series of books and cartoons about the Berenstain Bears and then winds up pondering the situation where he seems to remember the franchise’s name as something different.


Sega Activator Interactor Menacer Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 143

August 16, 2016

For Christmas, the Nerd takes a look at a series of Genesis accessories for its games, including the Activator, Aura Interactor, Menacer, Victormaxx Stuntmaster, TeeV Golf, and Batter Up! Baseball bat. Guest Stars: Nathan Barnatt as Keith Apicary. Notes: This episode featured a total budget of $3,614, according to the episode’s commentary, making it the […]


Beavis and Butt-Head (SNES, Gensis) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 141

August 16, 2016

It’s time for the Nerd to snicker and make dumb comments, as he takes a look at two bad games made for the SNES and Genesis, based on the Beavis and Butt-Head adult cartoon series.


Paperboy (NES) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 140

May 26, 2016

Extra, extra – the Nerd tackles reviewing Paperboy for the NES, while answering the question of whether a rolled up newspaper can truly break a window, and if you can throw one into a mailbox while riding along on a bicycle.


MEGA MAN Games (DOS, PS1, PS2) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 139

April 6, 2016

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Cinemassacre YouTube channel, the Nerd updates his gaming room and tackles a collection of bad games in HD. More precisely, a collection of bad Mega Man games for the PC, PlayStation and PlayStation 2. This includes the DOS versions of Mega Man and Mega Man III, Mega Man […]


Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero (N64) Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 138

December 22, 2015

Christmas has arrived, and the Nerd has received a copy of a bad game to look forward to – Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero for the Nintendo 64.