THE EPSTEIN-NINTENDO CONNECTION

On July 2, 2020, Ghislaine Maxwell, an associate of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, was arrested for allegedly aiding Epstein in his nefarious activities. According to the indictment, Maxwell “assisted, facilitated, and contributed to Jeffrey Epstein’s abuse of minor girls.”      While videogamers may take a cursory interest in the Epstein-Maxwell scandal, they would take…… Continue reading THE EPSTEIN-NINTENDO CONNECTION

RALPH BAER’S PINBALL!

Released in 2015 by Good Deal Games/Homebrew Heaven at Portland Retro Gaming Expo Ralph Baer, who had invented the Magnavox Odyssey, the world’s first videogame console, had nothing to do with Magnavox’s later console, the Odyssey2. However, the company that Baer worked for, Sanders Associates negotiated with Magnavox to develop software for the new console.…… Continue reading RALPH BAER’S PINBALL!