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Kenny James is best known for the voice of Bowser for Nintendo's Super Mario Bros franchise as well as Dry Bowser, Dark Bowser, and others.
John Riggs has a knack for nostalgia with everything from classic breakfast cereal of our Saturday mornings to video games and all points in between. His YouTube channel shows his love for classic games, especially NES, ranking them by publisher or covering the best, worst, most obscure and underrated games for all consoles. He's a frequent guest on the Metal Jesus Rocks channel, has been known to hack NES games and tries to bring non-working games to life with 'open cart surgery'.
Pixel Game Squad
Aaron has been in the video game collecting scene for years. He started back on youtube in 2014 and has been apart of 3 channels all revolving around the world of retro gaming and it’s importance. Aaron saw great success in a show called TheNESPursuit and has recently brought the show back to great reception from the retro gaming community. He runs a channel called Pixel Game Squad where he can now upload quality content every few days while keeping the passion for retro alive.
Gaming Off The Grid
"This channel was founded on Robert and Wes’s love for co-op gaming. Literally, the idea for this channel was born with a cold beer in one hand and a light gun in the other. Gaming Off the Grid focuses on gaming together with friends, offline. This new channel offers high quality weekly content that covers a wide array of gaming topics and reviews a new beer in every upload. From the retro gaming to the modern gaming scene, this channel has you covered. This tag team brings their high energy and passion to every episode. So, sit back, relax, pour yourself a beer if you care to and welcome to Gaming Off the Grid."
Growing Up 8Bit
Hey guys my name is Ian. I created Growing Up 8Bit two year ago to share my love and passion of video games with the world. Streaming and collecting video games is what I love to do. Being on Facebook has allowed me share that love with the world. So join me as we play...and sometimes struggle with all the games that made Growing Up 8Bit great!
Russ Lyman, you may ask him, "What he’s doing?" from his catchy intro songs to his videos, but one thing is for certain, Russ is always having fun with whatever it is he is doing. Russ provides a variety of content on his channel with his Goodwill hunting series, product reviews and He loves to dive into some DIY projects which include custom video game controllers, consoles, figure makeovers, or even working on his fully custom Mario Kart car. Thats right his everyday car is a 2005 Scion xA with a Mario Kart theme, including a Blue Winged Spike shell that sits as a cargo carrier on top of his car, scaring a few drivers who happen to catch Russ in their rearview mirror
Jluv is a retro and modern gamer, collector, content creator and casual streamer. A huge fan of Nintendo since 1985 but also enjoys Sega, Playstation and Xbox consoles. She has been in numerous collaborations with other youtubers, shows pickup and unboxing videos, discussions, reviews, conventions, Nintendo NY and loves bubble wrap. She has a slapstastic personality and always promotes positivity!
Born in the 80s and raised in the 90s, Bobby Canipe not only LOVES nostalgia, he lives it. From video games to retro films to classic toys and clothing, Bobby digs deep into not just the collecting of nostalgia but the history of it as well. Living by his personal motto of “Live Life”, he believes in doing everything you’ve ever dreamed of doing. From running a YouTube channel, live streaming, working with various podcasts, buying/selling retro items, and even doing weekly color commentary for X-Calibur Championship Wrestling. Bobby lives in his own universe, Universe Retro!
Jeff is the co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Premium Edition Games bringing all the amazing items you see to life! He is also the CEO and author at Hagen’s Alley Books where he has written and published over a dozen books himself and for other passionate authors all over the world. He has been featured in multiple video game documentaries including The Bits of Yesterday and Video Game Box Art and was partially responsible for the “Boom Tetris for Jeff” craze doing commentary for the Tetris World Championships in 2016.