25th Anniversary of the Nintendo Entertainment System

Today, October 18, 2010, is the 25th anniversary to the video game console that changed the world, the Nintendo Entertainment System. This is the console that brought the United States out of the Video Game Crash of 1983 and into the next era of video games.

Happy Birthday NES!

Nintendo 25th Anniversary Cake

Note: I could not find the original source of this image.

To celebrate this day – everyone should hook up their NES and play their favorite game. Be it Zelda, Super Mario Bros, Duck Hunt, Tetris, or something else.

This guy has a pretty awesome way of celebrating – on his custom NES PC:

Shane Paris

​Shane is the founder and Technical Editor-in-Chief here at That's It Guys. He enjoys Star Trek, 80s and 90s action movies, and everything tech related. Shane is highly skilled with computer hardware, software, and electronics.