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If you were a child of the 80s and grew up to equal amounts of blue jeans, New Wave and Glam rock, then you’re definitely one of the people whose childhoods have been touched by one of Nintendo’s most fun gadgets of the 80s: The NES Zapper! Otherwise known as the Famicom Light Gun, this timeless contraption was sold as part of the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1985 and the Famicom in 1984. With its unusual sci-fi look and feel, it made countless shooting games the fun they otherwise wouldn’t have had. Who doesn’t remember those guilty pleasure cheating sessions where you would just change the brightness and contrast of your television set for supreme blasting?

However times have changed and the games these days aren’t exactly ‘Duck Hunt’, ‘Operation Wolf’ or ‘Hogan’s Alley’ anymore. With the introduction of such high-power platforms as the PlayStation 3, the Nintendo Wii, and … Read More