Awesome Online Stores to Buy Retro Video Games & Consoles [a review of each]

Here are the top 10 online stores I recommend for buying retro video games. Below I write a brief review of each online store.

If you intend on building a big collection of retro Nintendo games, it’s going to be expensive to do so. Games for the NES and SNES seem to be the most expensive right now.

The Wii and Wii U systems are still fairly new enough that the games are actually still pretty cheap. This makes it an excellent time to start building up a collection.

Regardless of what Nintendo system you want to buy games for, … READ MORE

My Favorite Retro Video Game YouTube Channels

YouTube has done a lot for helping people discover the fun of retro video game collecting. It has helped build online gaming communities and give people an inside view of some of the rarest collectibles out there.

Here are my favorite YouTube channels relating to Nintendo and retro gaming. I’ve handpicked the ones below because I really enjoy the knowledge and personality of each content creator.

The following channels are kick-ass. Enjoy!

Nintendo’s Official YouTube Channel – Here you’ll get all the latest news and videos straight from Nintendo. They also post new game announcements and trailers for upcoming games.… READ MORE

Nintendo’s Throwback Classic Console Guide [NES, SNES, N64]

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The NES Classic Edition is a mini version of that 8-bit video game system that every kid or adult wanted in the 1980’s. With a limited supply, it was an instant sell-out!

It comes preloaded with 30 NES classic games and it will feature an HDMI Output with various display modes. A Classic Controller NES PAD is also included. You will not be able to load NES game cartridges in it or download any updates or new games for this system. Boo!

Here are the 30 Games that are included in the U.S. version

Balloon Fight, READ MORE