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On Flickr: Phantasy Star print ad

Originally uploaded by bochalla I was in the Nintendo camp during the 80s, so I didn’t get much exposure to the Sega Master System. Phantasy Star has always been highly spoken of, so maybe it’s time to track down a copy!

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Soviet Video Game Posters – “Turnip”

Originally uploaded by Dangerous Business In Soviet Russia, Arcade plays YOU! Check out the rest of the set for more vintage Soviet Arcade Game posters.

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the handhelds no one loved! ;-)

Originally uploaded by bartotainment Clockwise from the upper-left: Gizmondo, Neo Geo Pocket, Atari Lynx, Wonderswan, and GameGear. All had potential (except for maybe the Gizmondo), but couldn’t compete against Nintendo’s portable juggernaut.

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Reaching Back to Promote New Super Mario Bros. Wii

One example of Nintendo of Japan’s marketing for New Super Mario Bros. Wii uses the first level of Super Mario Bros. 3 to evoke a feeling of nostalgia and good times in the viewer. The stylized, but simple, design of the first level in the game, plus Mario with the Raccoon tail, explicitly states that […]

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Flickr: Road Rage

Originally uploaded by Laser Bread When a round of Mario Kart gets personal.

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Space Invaders

Originally uploaded by Already have a Flickr account? Cool monitor bezel artwork. Can you smell the pizza?

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