Video: Excitement for new video game consoles, then and now

Remember when hearing about the next big video game consoles sent shivers all through you? Mega64 remembers, too, and really nails the rift today between perceived casual and hardcore games, and a schizophrenic industry that tries to cater to both.

I will say, though, as much as I agree with the points Mega64 makes in the video below, I am excited to hear more about the next generation. Even If only because today's consoles, particularly their internals, feel old.

Check it out below. If you were old enough to be sitting on a couch in 1999 with your friends and reading through a gaming mag, it'll really resonate.

Mega64, via Laughing Squid

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