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Submitted by Entertainment_Fuse 428d ago | article

Achievement Unlocked: You Have Reached Level 30

One of Entertainment Fuse's writer, Jason Bergenstock talks about his nostalgic history and memories of gaming as he turns 30! "I am turning thirty. Hitting this milestone is supposed to be a wonderful time in a person’s life-- a time for reflection and contemplation of an existence lived thus far. Unfortunately, as a gamer, with such a youth-oriented hobby it feels like turning thirty is only putting a period at the end of my youth and an opening sentence on a long, slow march towards middle-age. When looking back to one of my oldest and fondest memories I always seem to remember a certain date. February 16th 1988 - my sixth birthday. I can see myself staring at a large rectangular-shaped wrapped package. Like Brad Pitt in Se7en, I knew what was in the box. It was a Nintendo Entertainment System..." (Arcade, Culture, Retro)

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