In light of tomorrow being Nintendo’s 125th birthday, it seems only right that we take a look back at the company’s past. Founded on September 23, 1889 Nintendo originally produced playing cards before it entered the video game scene in the 1970s. In 1983 Nintendo released its first Nintendo produced home video game console in Japan. Since then Nintendo has done many things for the game industry, providing innovation and creativity throughout its long standing presence and proving to be a purveyor of fun and joy.
Here we will take a look at what are arguably Nintendo’s five best pieces of gaming hardware in no particular order. Through years of evolution and entertainment these pieces of plastic and wires have managed to work their way into the hearts of millions.