The History Of Nintendo – Volume 1 – 1889-1980 From Playing-Cards to Game & Watch

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I am a sucker for video game history. Even though it hase been goign on for decades, it all still feel so new. If you are like me then you might want to check out the new book that Pix’ love Publishing is putting out this November, The History Of Nintendo – Volume 1 – 1889-1980 From Playing-Cards to Game & Watch. A little about the book:

For the first time ever, over 500 card games, tabletop games, toys, electronic and arcade games are presented in detail in a single book!
Six years in the making, this first volume of a long series invites you to discover the forgotten past of Nintendo, from its origins in 1889 until the early 1980’s. 240 pages of exclusive content, illustrated with over 2,000 exclusive pictures, and a plethora of unbelievable documents and funny anecdotes await you.

If that sounds right up your alley, pre-order your copy today. Supplies are limited, so act fast.

The History Of Nintendo – Volume 1 – 1889-1980 From Playing-Cards to Game & Watch [@] Pix’ love Publishing

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2 thoughts on “The History Of Nintendo – Volume 1 – 1889-1980 From Playing-Cards to Game & Watch

  1. Well this sounds incredibly awesome! Following the link make sure to check out the Space Ball entry in the book, it looks kind of like a top throwing game. Pretty cool. :)

  2. I too, have major sucker-izm for video games. Especially Nintendo. I’ll be sure to order one very soon. I’d be glad to widen my Ninny knowledge a little bit! Tx!

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