When I found a big plastic box full of a black Nintendo Wii and some other random goodies during my search of an Ashgate Hospice charity shop, I jumped at the chance to buy it.
The games industry has a super deep and super interesting history. There's plenty of books out there to choose from, many of which are very good at delving into this history.
Thanks to my step-dad, I've managed to get my hands on the AT Games version of the SEGA Mega Drive. This plug and play console boasts 81 built in games, Stereo Sound, and a slot that accepts official Mega Drive cartridges.
In this seventh video of a short time-lapse series, I recorded myself drawing a pixel art version of the Nintendo Game Boy that first released in Japan on April 21, 1989.
PlayStation vs Xbox vs Nintendo vs PC - the age-old argument of which platform people should play their games on. There is no doubt, each system has exclusive titles that can be enjoyed nowhere else.
Released to the public on November 12th 2015, Backwards Compatibility lets gamers play a select number of Xbox 360 games on their Xbox One console. The number of playable games started at 104, but more have been added periodically since then.