One of the most important gaming consoles of all time, the Famicom, was released in Japan 35 years ago today, and Nintendo hasn't looked back since.
Ok, now I feel old.
Whether you feel old by this news or weren't around to enjoy it, it's safe to say we can all agree there's no denying the Famicom's influence. Happy 35th, you wonderful hunk of plastic! And thanks for the memories.
35 years later you still see some analysts saying consoles are doomed
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