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Nostalgia Overload!

It's that time again.  I've introduced a new show on our YouTube channel!  It's Nostalgia Overload!  Basically, the premise of this show is to just indulge in the glories of the past.  We can bask in the nostalgia that we feel when watching retro commercials.  It could be video games, tv shows, cartoons, fast food, anything.  I found myself enjoying these vintage commercials when I was making some of my previous Godzilla videos.  Those videos got a lot more views than other videos so I figured I wasn't alone in enjoying them.  

So here is the first episode of my new show, Nostalgia Overload!  This week we check out 14 classic Nintendo Entertainment System commercials.  It's amazing how great they could make some really crappy games look!  There's some classics in here like Super Mario Bros. 3, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Top Gun, The Legend of Zelda and more.  It's definitely a blast to the past.  I hope you enjoy!


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