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The History of Donkey Kong

The History of Donkey Kong On July 9, 1981, the world of arcade games changed forever. On that fateful day over 30 years ago, The Donkey Kong arcade platform game was released to arcades across the North American market. Everyone’s beloved ape, Donkey Kong, has quite an interesting history. Little did Nintendo

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20 Facts You Should Know About Mario.

20 Facts You Should Know About Mario. Mario, the beloved Nintendo mascot, has experienced a rich and vast history over the past 30+ years. First appearing in the 1981 arcade classic, Donkey Kong, this iconic video game character has taken the world by storm. Check out this list of 20

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The Legacy of Pac-Man

The Legacy of Pac-Man Do you remember the first time you played Pac-Man? Chances are that you do. The infamous arcade game and its main character are one of the most highly recognized video games of all time. Since its introduction to the world in 1980, Pac-Man has experienced continuous

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Are you a Frogger genius?

Are you a Frogger genius? People all over the world can identify the Frogger character and have fond memories of the classic arcade game. As part of the golden age of arcade games, this vintage video game tasks the player with the objective of getting the frog safely back to

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Did you know these 10 facts about Space Invaders?

Did you know these 10 facts about Space Invaders? Space Invaders is commonly referred to as the video game that revolutionized the arcade and video game industry. Whether you played it as a child in your local arcade, or played one of the remakes and sequels on your game console

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A Quick History of Centipede

A Quick History of Centipede Do you remember the timeless arcade classic, Centipede? Created in 1981 by Atari, Centipede was part of the Golden Age of Video Games. This influential arcade game paved the way for future video games by providing a variety of ‘firsts’ for the industry. For those who do

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