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July 7, 2014 AT 7:30 am

Why did we blow on Nintendo games and did it work?

The Mary Sue posted this fun video from It’s Okay To Be Smart explaining why we all blew on our Nintendo cartridges back in the day.

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1 Comment

  1. Awesome video. I don’t know why I never came across it before. In relation to the blowing on cartridges, funny thing is that we didn’t even need to follow our friends. We, my brother and I, just thought of it ourselves. We also started out with the Family Computer and not the NES. Same cartridge theory applies I guess.

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