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SEGA 32X | Gaming Historian
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SEGA 32X | Gaming Historian

In the early 90s, the video game industry was obsessed with “bits”.♪ Genesis does! ♪“16-bit arcade graphics.”♪ You can’t do this on Nintendo! ♪The average didn’t understand what a “bit” actually was,but they did know one thing:the more “bits”, the

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The Story of Super Mario Bros. 2 – Gaming Historian
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The Story of Super Mario Bros. 2 – Gaming Historian

[theme music]Back in 1988, Nintendo of America released the highly anticipatedfollow-up to Super Mario Bros.,Super Mario Bros. 2.And…People loved it.Still do, actually.But the game was quite different from the first installment.You were no longer stomping on Goombas and Koopasbut instead

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The Legend of Polybius | Gaming Historian
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The Legend of Polybius | Gaming Historian

The story of Polybius is one of the most horrifying mysteries in video games.It started as one of the Internet’s earliest urban legendsand despite not having much evidence,the Polybius story lives on.It goes like this:in 1981, the United States governmentcommissioned

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Nintendo 64DD – Gaming Historian
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Nintendo 64DD – Gaming Historian

The mid-90s presented Nintendo with probably their toughest competition yet: The Sony Playstation.released in North America in 1995, it wasdominating the video game market. The CD based console was a developer’s dream.Production costs were cheap and the technical specs were

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The History of Super Mario RPG | Gaming Historian
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The History of Super Mario RPG | Gaming Historian

In 1996, North America was introduced to a new Mario game on the Super Nintendo.But it wasn’t just any Mario game.It was a role-playing game.Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars.It seemed like an odd idea.Mario in an RPG

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The Creation of the ESRB – Gaming Historian
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The Creation of the ESRB – Gaming Historian

In the early ’90s, a handful of violent video games sparked a national debatethat changed the video game industry.Parents and advocacy groups rallied.They argued that video game violence had gone too far.And the U.S. Government agreed.So in 1993 the Senate

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