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A community of fans who celebrate video games old and new. Whether you’re a gamer, collector, creator, or seller, you can find a home here.

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The Knight

A noble gamer, competitive and dexterous. Always eager to face new challenges, a new quest, or a new personal best.

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The Dragon

The Dragon

Adamantly on guard, the fierce collector keeps a close eye on their stash of games. Keeping them orderly and preserved.

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The Alchemist

The Alchemist

Creative and resourceful. A homebrewer burns the midnight oil, using their skills to craft new experiences and share them with the community.

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The Merchant

The Merchant

The thrifty seller acquires rare gems to add to their stock. They strike deals with their trusted customers and help supply the community.

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What's going on at VGS?

VGS Pumpkin Carving Contest 2022 [ENDED]

Get your knives and pumpkins and get to carving! Join us and win prizes in the 2022 VGS Pumpkin Carving Contest!
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Special Episode: The State of Homebrew 2022

A Homebrew Draws Near!

A blog series by @Scrobins

Special Episode: The State of Homebrew 2022


The evolution of homebrew has collected an enthusiastic mix of developers and gamers, all of whom draw on the love of something meaningful from their pasts to dream of what might be possible in the years to come...
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Super Tilt Bro. Tournament Hosted by VGS!

Join us on VGS for our Super Tilt Bro. Tournament! Compete for amazing prizes including a limited edition CIB of the game, awesome plushies, and sweet sweet gift cards. Sign up today, the tourney starts June 22nd!
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Diamond Thieves: A VGS & Mega Cat Collaboration

The staff have been working closely with Mega Cat Studios over the past several months to launch a line of homebrew games to help developerss who are otherwise unable to publish their games on their own or achieve a larger distribution. Our first game in this series is Diamond Thieves, a puzzle platformer from a bunch of talented devs in Brazil called Mangangá Team.

As an added special touch, our own @CasualCart & @BortLicensePlate designed the gorgeous box and storyboard for the game trailer.

The game launched today and you can buy it here: https://megacatstudios.com/pages/diamond-thieves
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Episode 22: Fire and Rescue

Episode 22: Fire and Rescue

Among the many homebrewers I have been privileged to interview, several were also academics: professors who teach game design and development by day, and by night put into practice those same lessons into their own passion projects. Their expertise is expressed through their style...
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VGS NES Weekly Contest - Holy Diver

Welcome, fiery warriors. I hope you all are ready and up for the challenge. The very last challenge of the 2021 VGS NES Weekly Contest will define the one who will bear the coveted crown of the Platformer genre!

For the platformer genre, Dr. Morbis leads with 28 points, but PII is right on his tail with 25 points. Krunch is not out of the race with 20 points.

Dr. Morbis cannot be beaten at the general contest and is the 2021 VGS NES Weekly Contest CHAMPION! CONGRATULATIONS!
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