If you still have some Christmas shopping to do make sure you come visit us...Read More »
Support Your Local Game Store by Coming to the Borderland Games Black Friday Sale!!
We will be having some AMAZING sales this year on Black Friday (Nov. 29th)!! There is a very strong possibility that some of the sales prices could extend through the weekend...Read More »
Over the past few months, as some of you may know, I have been working on a project for all of you gamers out there. I have mentioned over Facebook and Twitter that it will be very interactive and fun for everyone. Well, the time has finally come!!
After...Read More »
It’s amazing how fast time flies when you’re having fun! We will have officially been in business for 3 years on September 7th!
So, in order to not only celebrate this milestone but to thank all of our loyal customers and everyone who has supported us thus far we...Read More »
Have you ever been playing video games, more specifically a competitive video game like League of Legends or perhaps a first person shooter like Call of Duty and someone tell you that you’re just wasting your time playing video games? Well that statement is arguably becoming more and...Read More »
Ever been in the mood to go retro and play some of your favorite games on your Nintendo only to find out that the once trusty NES is now nothing but a gray screen? You can try blowing out your cart, cleaning it, or you can try any...Read More »
Anyone who has ever played a Nintendo 64 understands that it was and still is an amazing console, however there was one big flaw. The flaw wasn’t with the actual console itself but rather with the controller.
The joystick on the N64 controller was poorly designed. It doesn’t take...Read More »
General Chaos is definitely one of my all time favorite Sega Genesis games. The title of the game couldn’t be more accurate. It’s just what it says it is – Chaos. I have so many fond memories of having friends over and playing this game...Read More »
We recently came across a Mario Bros. Game & Watch handheld, so I decided to give you a little history about this handheld as well as a quick review. First, let me explain to you what a Game & Watch Handheld is and then we’ll get into the...Read More »
The Video above is a guide detailing how to replace the joysticks on an Xbox 360 controller. In order to replace the joysticks you need a T8 screwdriver and the replacement joysticks. We currently do not sell the T8 screwdriver or the replacement joysticks,...Read More »
Everyone knows what an Atari 2600 is. It’s one of the most famous vintage video game consoles every made. However, did you know there was a slim version of the console made? Well there was. It was unofficially dubbed the Atari 2600 Junior.
The Jr. was released in 1985...Read More »
Recently we acquired an amazing machine – The Odyssey 2 video game console. Not a lot of people these days are familiar with the Odyssey console. It’s not quite as well known as some of the other vintage consoles like the Atari 2600, so I decided to give...Read More »
Have you ever seen an adult playing or maybe have even been the adult trying to surreptitiously play your Game Boy in public and hoping no other adult is paying any attention? Well one of the reasons behind the creation of the Game Boy Micro was Nintendo’s attempt at...Read More »
Saturday, February 16th 5:00pm
Deadline for Entry Saturday Feb. 16th 2:00pm
If you are not signed up by 2:00pm on the 16th you will not be able to play in the tournament!
Free for All & 2v2
Free for All tournament will begin at 5:00pm and the 2v2 will begin when...Read More »
Borderland Games Black Friday Sale!!
Friday, November 23rd from 8:00am – 7:00pm
Xbox 360 4gb slim w/one wireless controller – $139.99
Xbox 360 Arcade w/ one wireless controller (No Hard Drive) – $69.99
Xbox 360 Elite w/120 GB Hard Drive and 1 wireless controller (not a slim model) – $119.99
Playstation 3 40GB...Read More »
We will be hosting a Gears of War 3 Tournament on Saturday, August 18th.
This will be a 2v2 tournament and will begin at 4:00pm
Deadline for registration is Saturday, August 18th at 2:00pm. The bracket will be set after 2:00pm so if you are not signed by then you...Read More »
A Free for All tournament will begin at 4:00pm and a 2v2 will begin after the FFA is...Read More »
We had an amazing turnout for the Tri-State Throwdown!
I want to say thanks to Dustin Biggers (DeeZee) and to Brandon Birl for hosting our first Tri-State Throwdown it was a great success and a lot of fun. I also wanted to say...Read More »
Announcing Texarkana, Tx’s next tournament @ Borderland Games:
The First annual Tri-state-Throwdown,
featuring the 5 v 5 regional championships!
Texarkana is a great meeting point for all players in the community around the ark-la-tex area to come together, duke it out, and have...Read More »
People come into the store every day asking when the store opened, how we got started, and how we are doing. So, here’s a little history about Borderland Games for you.
For those of you who don’t know, Borderland Games is a locally owned and operated video game retail store...Read More »