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Retro Games Are for Lovers

This Valentine’s Day, Mega Cat Studios has 14% off all orders with the coupon code LUSTYMEAT. This discount code ends Friday, but there’s plenty of time to break some hearts and make some memories with 8 & 16 Bit dessert A curated list of examples and suggestions are below, for new games and old, to celebrate this exciting day. The Player's Kit Mayo seen above for reference only. Disclaimer: This is not representative of Mayo’s character, and is a work of fiction.   V-Day is the most romantic day of the year. So what's a Casanova supposed to do when...
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Thinking with Banks

An explanation of using banks for NES graphics.
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Level Design 101 - Little Medusa

A primer on Level Design using the NES game Little Medusa as an example
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NES Background Art II: Teaching as a Pixel Sensei

Making NES backgrounds for Almost Hero 2, a new retro game from Mega Cat Studios. Discusses NES art restrictions, NES palettes, and tricks for making NES art
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Creating NES Backgrounds and Graphics

Introduces NES palette restrictions and pixel art techniques by creating a background for an NES game.
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