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How To Change The Battery In NES Cartridges

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For the most part NES cartridges are built like tanks. Many of them are still going strong 25+ years later. However, after 25 years some games have lost their ability to save. The games that save have a battery, which by now may have finally checked out. Maybe you’ve experiencedRead More …

NESMaker – Create Your Own NES Game

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NESMaker is here! Brought to you by The New 8-bit Heroes. Finally available for public consumption. NESMaker literally lets you create your own NES games and transfer them to an actual playable Nintendo cartridge. Did you always have a game in mind but didn’t have the ability to create itRead More …

Nintendo Power Is Back

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Nintendo Power is back! Well…kinda. Nintendo Power has transitioned into a podcast. The full podcast is available below but we want to first mention how it all got started. You may remember when Nintendo released the first issue of Nintendo Power Magazine back in July 1988. The cover featured MarioRead 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 …


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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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