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M2: Complete Works documentary by My Life in Gaming

Last year, the crew from My Life in Gaming made the trip to Japan to visit M2 to discuss their

HG101 Books Featured in the Latest Storybundle

The latest Storybundle features not just one but two of HG101 ebooks! If you pay $5, you’ll get a copy

HG101 Plans for 2019

We’ve got lots of stuff planned for 2019 here at HG101! Here’s the lowdown: HG101 Digest Vol. 4: Star Fox

Let’s help crowdfund Japansoft: An Oral History

Back in 2013, The Untold History of Japanese Game Developers project began on Kickstarter, as dozens of developers of classic

Happy Halloween 2018 from HG101!

Happy Halloween! Like most websites, we’ve been doing Halloween-themed articles for awhile now, and this year we actually put out

HG101 Digest Vol. 3: The Guide to Retro Horror is now available!

Our latest book is now available, just in time to get you in the Halloween mood! To Purchase: Paperbacks US

Upcoming Books Poll

Here at HG101, we currently have a few books already in the works: The Guide to Retro Horror (due in

Site Updates: New Features, New Books, Patreon Goodies, and more!

Time for a semi-regular updates for everything that’s going on around these here parts. New (and Returning) Features and Columns

HG101 at the Long Island Retro Gaming Expo and A Video Game Con

The Long Island Retro Gaming Expo is this weekend, on Saturday and Sunday, August 11th and 12th. Myself and Xerxes

Join us for HG101’s new podcast: Gaming with PALs this weekend!

One of the things that stood out from the poll we recently ran was that people wanted to hear more

Top 47k Games Limited Edition Cassette Unboxing!

Hey everyone! We’re so grateful to see so many of you have been supporting our Patreon lately. We’ve been working

Japanese Video Game Obscurities Update: Games That Didn’t Make The Cut

In the last update, I posted the finalized list of games featured in this book. If you’re wondering what happened

Japanese Video Game Obscurities Update: Completion of the Manuscript and Submission to the Publisher

Hi all! Just a quick update on the status of this. I’m getting together the final steps for submitting everything


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HG101 at Too Many Games in Oaks PA on June 22-24

I’ve been going to the Too Many Games convention as a vendor almost every year for the past five years,

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