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Podcast: Collections for the Ages

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Game collections have gone through several iterations of evolution and provide more than a mere bundling of games.  What started as a quantity over quality approach to the early days of gaming, the next thing we see on consoles is Nintendo providing one of the most popular collections of all time on the SNES.  Fred and Jam dissect the different types of collections and each company’s approach to bringing multiple titles in one package.


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Written by Fred Rojas

September 23, 2015 at 11:00 am

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  1. I don’t know about Europe, but Action 52 was released in limited quantities on the Megadrive in Australia, as a mate of mine bought it at a local game shop. It cost him a “paltry” AUD$200. Due to no region coding being present on the cart, it worked worldwide. The best game on it, ironically, is labelled as ‘First Game’, which was Pong.

    Sparky Kestrel

    July 3, 2019 at 1:02 am


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