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Nintendo Museum tour video, with 8 bit music

We previously posted about the awesomeness of the Nintendo Museum that was set up temporarily in Osaka, but we doubt many of you ran out of the house, bought a plane ticket, and flew over to enjoy it. Now you can do it from the comfort of ... wherever you happen to be sitting right...

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Remembering the 8-bit sunsets

We've spent the week regaling releases of yore, celebrating the intricacies and conventions that made them so memorable, but if there's one trait about some of these retro titles that we don't remember fondly, it's trudging through waves of enemies and uninteresting levels only to find our efforts...

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Shrinky Dinks + 8 bit gaming = BitKits

Since the 8 Bit phenom continues to steamroll through current culture, it seems like it was only a matter of time before someone made a DIY kit available to the masses screaming for koopas, goombahs, and shyguys. These kits let you assemble the characters, iron them out to melt the pieces...

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Joystiq is there: "I Am 8-Bit" opening party

All we can say is, thank god they let press in a bit early, because once the exhibit opened up, you couldn't move inside. Even breathing was a chore, not to mention the heat of a thousand bodies crammed into a tiny place -- and we're pretty sure some of those bodies had never heard of hygiene. ...

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"I Am 8-Bit" art exhibit opens tomorrow night in Los Angeles

We previewed some of the art from "I am 8-Bit" at GDC earlier this year, and now the actual show is upon us. It opens Tuesday, April 17th in Los Angeles and runs until May 12th at Gallery Ninteen Eighty Eight. If you're in the LA area, check out their opening night extravaganza tomorrow night...

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I am information about I am 8-bit 2.007 [update 1]

Game Informer has posted a nice preview of the 2007 I am 8-bit art show, along with some of the art that will be featured. I am 8-bit is an annual art exhibition that celebrates classic videogame culture and iconography, with an emphasis on Nintendo and their NES-era third parties. It's also the...

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I am information about I am 8-bit 2.007 [update 1]

Game Informer has posted a nice preview of the 2007 I am 8-bit art show, along with some of the art that will be featured. I am 8-bit is an annual art exhibition that celebrates classic videogame culture and iconography, with an emphasis on Nintendo and their NES-era third parties. It's also the...

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