There's no shortage of 8-bit revivals these days.

Everyone from major publsihers and developers to casual browser games seem to be looking to the past for a taste of inspiration from the days that were. Sony and Microsoft have even begun embracing indie developers in ways that would have been unimaginable 20 years ago.

It's all amazing and if you consider yourself a connoisseur of these baby steps of the video game industry, you'd better cop: 25 Things Every Retro Gamer Must Own.

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