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My experience in gaming throughout my life (Famicom)

Hi there. Being born in the early 90s, I’ve seen gaming evolve to what it was today. I started off with the famicom (the nes outside of asia) and the PC. 36 more words


NamCompendium 7: Galaga


September 1981 (Arcade, Japan)

After wandering in the post-Pac-Man wilderness for two entries, we return to the promised land. Galaga is the final step along the evolutionary path, the apotheosis of the fixed position subset of shooters sired by Taito’s… 4,413 more words


Antarctic Adventure (Famicom)

Hey, look, it’s Penta! You all know Penta, right? Konami’s famous penguin mascot? The star of awesome games like Yume Penguin Monogatari, Parodius, and Konami’s Ping Pong? 1,001 more words


The Famicom and Five Obscure Games


I know every now and then some blog posts seem to turn into my current wishlist, but recently I have been really wanting a Famicom. 968 more words


Special Gold Famicom Mini Launching In Japan

With the NES Classic and the Famicom Mini both going on sale again, Nintendo is also releasing a special miniature console to mark the 50th anniversary of manga magazine  39 more words


Nintendo NES and Famicom video game console papercraft

This week I made one of my favorite systems, the NES by Nintendo. Plus, in addition to the classic controller, I also made a light gun for Duck Hunt and a Power Pad for Track and Field (the NES model came from here: 60 more words

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