Gaming History 101

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Podcast: Famiclone Polystation

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This week we discuss the underground world of clone consoles.  What started as a seedy underground market for people to get illegal game bundles has evolved into highly faithful, legal, re-creations of classic consoles and hybrids thanks to expired patents.  We tackle the history of clone consoles – which goes back farther than you think – and the value of this sideways, but popular market.

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Written by Fred Rojas

May 14, 2014 at 11:00 am

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  1. I heard you mentione LovePlus and it reminded me of this:
    I watched a TV special once which focussed on people in Japan who were in love with anime/manga girls, and one of the sections focussed on people who had a DS and live a full relationship with their “Waifu”, the character Rinko-chan from LovePlus.

    Sparky Kestrel

    November 25, 2018 at 2:08 am

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