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Zoom Panel on Nintendo History at the Chester Public Library

This Tuesday, April 13th at 6:30 EST I’ll be giving a Zoom panel on the history of Nintendo characters in

Open submissions for Japanese Video Game Obscurity column

We recently hit out Patreon goal for weekly feature columns, most of which have been part of the Japanese Video

Celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the Famicom Disk System with 50% off our Complete Guide ebook!

The Famicom Disk System is 35 years old this month! Released on February 21, 1986, it was home to numerous

Digital version of Untold History of Japanese Game Developers Vol. 3 now available

Previously, the third volume of the Untold History of Japanese Game Developers was only available in paperback, but a digital

Patreon Postcards, Recent Books, and Plans for 2021

So 2020 is (finally) coming to a close, which means it’s time to give an update on everything going on

Greatest Hits Storybundle includes 95 ebooks, including 13 HG101 books!

The latest Storybundle includes a whopping 95 video game-themed ebooks, including 13 of ours, for only $30! It’s an incredible

Fundraiser for Rob Strangman

Rob Strangman has been a part of the retro gaming scene since the late 1990s. He’s founded several websites, including

HG101 Early Holiday book sale on!

To celebrate the launch of our long-awaited Shin Megami Tensei / Persona book, we’re having a holiday sale on our

The Unofficial Shin Megami Tensei and Persona book is now available!

After nearly seven years of work, The Unofficial Guide to Shin Megami Tensei and Persona has finally been released! Paperbacks

Submissions are open again!

Hello! It’s time to re-open HG101 submissions for 2021! Are you interested in contributing? We cover a wide variety of

HG101 Namco Digest and Tales from French Game Developers ebooks in the latest Storybundle!

Both our HG101 Digest Vol. 6: Namco Arcade Classics and Épopée – Tales from French Game Developers books from last year is available in

Origins of the JRPG Panel at Uplink This Saturday at 10:30 AM

The ongoing pandemic has canceled pretty much every convention through the rest of the year, but the Long Island Retro

Open Submissions for JRPG Book

Submissions are now closed. Thanks to everyone to wrote in!

HG101 Treasure Digest Featured in the Latest Storybundle!

Our HG101 Digest Vol. 5: Treasure book from last year is available in the latest Storybundle! This includes reviews of every

Wrestling with Pixels paperback now available on Amazon!

After being in the works for nearly seven years, the paperback version of Wrestling with Pixels is finally publicly available

HG101 PDFs now on, 25% off sale for the next week!

In the past, we used a site called Sellfy to sell PDFs of all of the HG101-published books. However, in

Wrestling with Pixels digital versions now available!

Over six years in the making, Wrestling with Pixels, a comprehensive guide to nearly every wrestling game ever made, is

Wrestling with Pixels Complete Preview PDF Available for Kickstarter and Patreon Backers!

It’s been a very (very, very) long road, but Wrestling with Pixels is finally almost complete! If you’re a Kickstarter

Submissions are open for 2020!

We are officially re-opening submissions for 2020! Please make sure to check out the submissions guidelines and send in your

HG101 Year-End Book Status Updates – A Guide to Japanese Role Playing Games, Japanese Video Game Obscurities Vol. 2, and more!

Time of a year end round up here at HG101! When we began 2019, we had pretty ambitious plans when

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