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Nintendo Test Market Consoles

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Nintendo released what are now considered the Test Market consoles to select retailers in New York City in October 1985. They released 100,000 of these units. They are considered the Test Market consoles because Nintendo did not know how well they would actually sell. In fact, they gave the retailersRead More …

25 Facts We Learned from Nintendo Power According To Mental Floss

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Do you remember Nintendo Power? It may have been the one thing we looked forward to getting in the mail besides birthday cards or those BNI cd packages where you could buy 12 cd’s for a dollar. Nintendo Power was how you learned about new secerts in the games thatRead More …

Topps Nintendo Game Packs

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[The following article and content was curated from TrsRockin.com . The website closed down in 2011, but had a huge collection of Pokemon and NES content. The founder of TRsRockin has since launched a new endeavor called¬†MeowAbout Cosplay] Released in 1989, the Nintendo Game Packs was a series from ToppsRead More …

Dick Tracy

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Bandai released their version of Dick Tracy in August 1990, which was developed by Realtime Associates. The game was loosely based on the comic strip, and not the movie. The objective is to solve several mysteries without accusing the wrong person or shooting too many unarmed villains. Each level startsRead More …

Beetlejuice

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Beetlejuice was released in North America in May 1991. The original Game Boy and Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) releases were developed by Rare and published by LJN. There was also a MS-DOS version. Each game is loosely based on the film and animated series of the same name. In theRead More …

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