DragonKing Dark Podcast - The Video Game Crash of 1983 - Episode 305

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Continuing our 100 darkest moments in pop culture series we take a look back at the video game crash of 1983. It was a moment in time where sub-par games were being produced in mass as a cash grab during a home video game boom. Juan Nunez wrote a tremendous article about this crash (and the one that preceded it) for When It Was Cool and this is that story.

Article 1 - Telstar and the Forgotten Video Game crash

Article 2 - The Video Game Crash of 1983

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