Retro Video Game Gift Guide: Ideas for Every Retro Gamer

Whether you are looking for a gift for the holidays, a birthday, or just a nice surprise, thinking of a gift in the retro video game category can be tough if you don’t know what to look for. This Guide solves that problem with suggestions a retro gamer will love.

Nintendo’s NES Era Golden Book Creators Tell The Story Behind The Stories [Legend of Zelda & Super Mario Bros.]

The creators behind the NES era Golden Books tell the stories behind the stories to reveal how the books were made possible.

Reexamining Nintendo’s Worlds of Power Novels with Author Peter Lerangis, Seth Godin

A close look at Nintendo’s Worlds of Power Series through the eyes of author Peter Lerangis who makes a great case for why they books are better then you think.

How Much is a Sealed Video Game Worth? [The Real Value of 3 Retro Games Breaking Sales Records]

How much are your retro games worth? With the spike in speculative buying many collectors are left wondering.

Nintendo Game Play Counselor (1989-2001) Mari Collier on Company Culture, Fan Engagement, & More [Interview]

Nintendo Game Play Counselor Mari Collier talks about the company’s culture and what it was like to work there during their heyday.

Nintendo’s NES Knitting Machine System: A Closer Look At the Strange History [Oddware]

Nintendo’s Knitting Machine System was a fascinating NES accessory meant to help set the video game company apart from the the competition and put an end to the video game crash of 1983.

Tim Girvin: The Visionary Designer of Nintendo’s Most Iconic Era [Interview]

Tim Girvin on Game Design If you are a retro game collector, Tim Girvin is a name you need to know. Following the record breaking $870,000 sale of The Legend of Zelda I had a chance to catch up with Tim Girvin, the designer behind just about everything but the code itself. We talked aboutContinue reading “Tim Girvin: The Visionary Designer of Nintendo’s Most Iconic Era [Interview]”