Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 3/3/13
This weekend, I taught at a Technology Camp where I live.  I taught a few classes regarding applications related to Google, and I had time between my classes so I took an old school video game system I owned which allows a person to play the old Nintendo Entertainment System games, Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis.  I hooked up to my SMARTboard at school (which is where Tech Camp was being held) and played some of the old games on there.  A colleague joined me and pretty soon we were tearing it up playing the Konami classic Blades of Steel.  In a back and forth game, my team, Minnesota prevailed 11-8 over Chicago.  Blades of Steel is considered by many as one of the best hockey video games ever made, let alone one of the all time classic titles for the NES and we had a blast.  One of the big things Blades of Steel introduced to the video gaming world was fighting which of course is still a part of professional hockey in North America.  The only difference between the real deal (which...
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