PlanetRadio writes: Recently, I just turned thirty-something and just thought about my childhood and the video games I used to play growing up. I grew up in the era of 8 and 16-bit video game consoles. The two I owned (or I should say, my dad owned), were the Nintendo Entertainment System and the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. There were many games I had over the years. I probably had TOO many. But, five particular series of games took up too many hours of my childhood because I enjoyed them so much. Here are my top 5 favorite video game series from my younger years.