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Check Out the Legend of Zelda Board Game and More Video Game Board Games

Check Out the Legend of Zelda Board Game and More Video Game Board Games

For decades video games have moved beyond the screen and infiltrated pop culture via different mediums. Whether it’s clothing, playing cards, board games, or action figures, each generation’s most beloved video game characters are able to expand beyond their respected game cartridge or disk. This brings us to the rare and unique Legend of Zelda […]

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2015 in Review: Classic Video Games ReReleased and Stadium Events Update

2015 in Review: Classic Video Games ReReleased and Stadium Events Update

Welcome back, everyone! Happy New Year! As we all anxiously await the latest crop of new games this year, I thought it would be nice to reexamine some of the best retro gaming news/rereleases last year. After what appeared to be a serious dry spell, classic video games have been getting a lot of attention […]

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Old Video Games Merchandise and Other Holiday Gift Ideas

Old Video Games Merchandise and Other Holiday Gift Ideas

Christmas is fast approaching. Have you gotten all of the new and old video games on that special someone’s wishlist? One suggestion that I have if you live around or are visiting the New York City area this holiday season is the Nintendo World Store located in the historic Rockefeller Center. Not only can you check out all of […]

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Rare Playstation Hori Controller and Other Cool Merchandise

Rare Playstation Hori Controller and Other Cool Merchandise

Just found this listing for an old Hori controller for the Playstation. This is one of the coolest controllers I’ve seen for the classic PlayStation. If you’re not familiar with Hori controllers, do yourself a favor and check them out. They’re very unique. It’s a similar color to the Nintendo controllers of yore. I like that it […]

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Strategic Simulations Merchandise with Gold Box Games and More!

Strategic Simulations Merchandise with Gold Box Games and More!

“What is Strategic Simulations merchandise?” In case you young’uns aren’t old enough or just need a refresher let me give you a quick refresher. In 1979, video game publisher and developer Strategic Simulations Inc (SSI) was founded by Joel Billings. Billings wanted to translate his love of wargames to home computers. Early  SSI games premiered on the Apple […]

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Retro Horror Video Game Merchandise For Halloween 2015

Retro Horror Video Game Merchandise For Halloween 2015

Joe here. I’m back with a collection of great retro horror video game merchandise for those of you looking to get your horror fix! Also check out this list of horror video games, both past and present. Happy Halloween!

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Rare Vintage Video Game Merchandise Auctions

Rare Vintage Video Game Merchandise Auctions

Looking for some rare pieces to add to your video game collection? I have you covered with these super rare Video Game merchandise auctions. Check out this list of auctions that are currently open on eBay.

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The Analogue NT or Why Someone Would Drop $500 on a NES Console

The Analogue NT or Why Someone Would Drop $500 on a NES Console

So, I was glancing over news from the world of retro video games today and had to do a double take. I’m used to people repackaging or emulating old consoles. Heck, The Retron 5 does exactly this blending a large handful of classic console hardware emulation into one definitive, inexpensive $130 package. There’s also the Retro […]

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Zelda Outlands: The Fan Made Legend of Zelda NES Game

Zelda Outlands: The Fan Made Legend of Zelda NES Game

I was reading back through older posts on the site and really enjoyed the post about Chrono Trigger Crimson Echoes. I know  many of you guys really enjoyed that post as well. So, I wanted to return to the subject of romhacking (or, more specifically, romhacking vintage video games). I’m not sure if you guys […]

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Nintendo World Championship 1990 Winner’s Trophy

Nintendo World Championship 1990 Winner’s Trophy

None too often does an item come along that signifies such an illustrious part of video gaming history as this 1990 Nintendo World Championship trophy.  Sure, it isn’t in the greatest shape, but can you imagine how many friends/potential girlfriends/boyfriends you could get just walking down the street holding this baby?  My wife just replied […]

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The PS1 Dex Drive

The Playstation 1 Dex Drive, from Interact, gifted its owner the ability to download saves from anywhere on the Internet and transfer them to a PS1 memory card. The reverse was also possible — it let you back up saves to your PC’s hard drive, or post them online for others to play with. Originally […]

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Another Gigantic Thing

This thing is really gigantic, isn’t it? This near-complete NES collection is now being offered in its entirety for a five-figure price. Over 800 carts are in it, including every licensed NES game and nearly every unlicensed one. The only notable absence is the NWC cart in either form. These big auctions attract attention, but […]

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