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Mario Kart 64 AM FM LED Digital Clock Radio

Nintendo Game & Watch Mickey Mouse Panorama

This is one of the rarest models of Game & Watch around. There were two different Game & Watch models produced under the name “Mickey Mouse” – the first of which was a Wide Screen model game later released in the US as “Egg”, and the second of which is the Panorama model pictured above. […]

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Front Mission 3rd Millenium Collection PlayStation

Nintendo Gameboy Bandai POCKET SONAR Fish Finder Set

Even back in the era of the NES and the Game Boy, Nintendo and its partners occasionally tried to market their video game platforms as something other than a video game platform – something practical, something you can use in your daily life. One of the more misguided attempts at this was the Bandai Pocket […]

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SEGA DREAMCAST IT’S THINKING BANNER

E3 Expo 2013 Nintendo Loot

Didn’t get the chance to visit a participating Best Buy for Nintendo’s E3 antics this year? This auction’s a good chance for you to get the promo items you missed out on for a decent price. This lot comes with the “Year of Luigi” commemorative coin (out of shrink wrap), two Mario Kart flags, a […]

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PS1 SaGa Frontier II (2) – Square Millenium Collection LIMITED EDITION + T-SHIRT

Bandai Datach Joint ROM System

  One of only two third-party units that actually interfaced with the Famicom (the other being the Aladdin Deck Enhancer), which allowed the user to swipe cards included with the various compatible Bandai game cartridges. The unit was bundled with Dragon Ball Z: Gekitō Tenkaichi Budokai, as well as the cards needed for operation. Truly […]

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Nights Into Dreams Sega Saturn Advertising 3-D Lenticular Image

Kay Bee World of Nintendo Fiber Optic Store Display

I’ve seen plenty of display signs, but this is probably my favorite since I’ve started writing for GameSniped. This sign is from Nintendo’s “World of Nintendo” ad campaign circa the early 1990s, and also features the logo of the now-defunct Kay Bee (or KB) Toys. The kicker is that this is a fiber-optic sign – […]

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Hi-Saturn – An Unusual Sega Saturn Variant

The Hi-Saturn, a Saturn variant that you don’t see every day of the week, was created by Hitachi in order to try and market the Saturn as an all-in-one media center. It built in the Video Decoder Card that the normal Saturn required to play VCD standard MPEG video, and allowed for the piggyback-style connection […]

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Rare Bandia Pippin Games Software

Rare Bandia Pippin Games Software

In the early 1990’s, the price and interest in personal computers was not as it used to be. Many companies were converting their devices into so called video game consoles in order to capitalize on the industry. Even Apple fell into this category. They took their second generation Power Macintosh, and slimmed it down to […]

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