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Missed Treasure of the Week – Contra Edition

I stumbled across this article/video from Kotaku earlier this week, and I passed over it fairly quickly.  Well just today I remembered it and decided to give it another read and I’m glad I did.

The article and accompanying video are about a precocious young boy named Dylan and his older counterparts put him up to the challenge of playing Contra on an emulator for the original NES. What transpires is something most old school gamers would consider bloody murder. There is truth to the fact that the boy makes in his short impression of a game that is considered one the greats.  It just depends on how you look it at.

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