September 9, 2022 0

Sharp SF1: A Super Famicom TV | Gaming Historian

By retrogamingdev

When Nintendo launched the Super Famicom in 1990, they couldn’t make enough consoles to meet the demand. But there was another way to get one: The Sharp SF1, a $1,000 TV with a built-in Super Famicom! Learn the history and functionality of this obscure piece of video game hardware.

August 11, 2022 0

Why Breaking into Zelda’s Castle at Night is a Bad Idea

By retrogamingdev

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time’s world has lots of things we overlooked when we first played it years ago. But there was something I noticed in the castle at night time that was pretty interesting. Today we’re breaking down Hyrule Castle’s exterior, courtyard, and interior garden and all the odd things they contain.