Flashback Friday: Super Mario Bros on the Nintendo

Recently, I helped someone clean out storage and received a couple of original Nintendo systems for my trouble. Since I am all about throwback gaming and love to delve into 1980s tech, I was pretty excited. I had a few games left over from when I operated the computer shop a few years ago and was looking forward to some Mario Bros with the wife. Yes, it was everything I thought it could be and more.

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Flashback Friday: The Commodore 64

I am often amazed by how fast technology has developed over the decades. I’m not surprised, but it’s incredible to witness the evolution of gaming devices and capabilities. I am fortunate enough to experience the evolution of systems since 1980, something that more and more gamers may never truly appreciate until they hit 40. Today, I remember back to the days of the Commodore 64 and the stupid amount of hours that I spent hammering away at its keys.

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