Toys ‘R Us, Nintendo & the holidays are perfect together.

Oh how I dreamed of getting a Nintendo Entertainment System for Christmas.  Seems that everyone I knew was getting one.  Instead, I received something equally as cool, but not as popular; the Sega Master System.  Regardless, I can always get games from Geoffrey the Giraffe at Toys ‘R Us.

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Seeker of 1980s nostalgia, rummager of vintage computers and player of retro video games.When not writing posts of The Retroist, I'm converting Retroist audio podcasts to Retroist video podcasts.My own videos can be found at
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2 thoughts on “Toys ‘R Us, Nintendo & the holidays are perfect together.

  1. Retro Justin, great commercial! Is it me or is the Grandfather in this look a lot like Mr. Coreander (Thomas Hill), the bookstore owner from the NeverEnding Story?

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