It's back!!! NESathon returns for a 6th consecutive year.
We will be playing NES games in HD on retroUSB's AVS for over 50 hours straight to raise funds for MS research.
And it all starts Friday, April 21 at 3PM EST, live on:
2 prize packs will be raffled off which will each include an exclusive NintendoAge NESathon2K17 Tshirt, made by NEX Game store. A third shirt will be given to the person who donates the most.
Prize Pack 1:
5 products, boxes, manuals, or maps to be selected by winner, donated by uncletusk
The Complete SNES Book Hardcover donated by Hagans Alley
Prize Pack 2:
AVS launch title donated by retroUSB
The Video Game Culture Chronicles 1991 Hardcover donated by Hagans Alley
Prize Pack 3:
KHAN Games Instant Homebrew Collection donated by KHAN Games
100% of donations will go to MS research.
To donate just click the donate button below the stream window on Twitch (will be posted the day before the event).
Donations in the denomination of $20, we will play an NES game of your choice.
For every $35 donation you make your name will be entered once into the raffles.
If you donate $50 or more Nintendo Age will reward you with an MS award icon, and you can select 3 games to be played.
For those who donate $100, they will be entered into the raffles 3 times, can select 6 games and receive an MS award icon.
To break down how it works, if you were to donate $70 you could select 4 games for us to play live on stream, get your name entered twice into the raffles, and receive an award icon. WOW!
To claim any prize winnings please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org@gmail.com, or message ne$_pimp on nintendoage.com
This year we have stretch goals:
Stretch Goals. If we raise:
$1000 – Dance Party
$2000 – Evil Clown Zug and ne$_pimp late night show
$3000 – SMB3
$4000 – Shirtless man pyramid
$5000 – something insanely awesome will happen
3PM - Show starts
7PM- Friday Night Four Score Fun
Midnight - Castlevania (mog)
1AM - Imports
6AM - Saturday Morning Cartoon Games (crazyhand007)
Noon - Sports Segment (neidl32)
5PM - Power Pad
9PM - Dr.Mario Competition (cdawg)
1AM - Late Night with PIMP and Zug (if stretch goal of $2k is reached)
7AM - Wat game iz dis (rdools)
Noon - Tetris (ClaytonBigsby)
3PM - Homebrew Hour (hosted by mog, featuring games from retroUSB, KHANGames, MegaCatStudios)
5PM - 50 hour mark party
If you have a homebrew you would like showcased during homebrew hour please contact Playas Guide we would love to play your game on stream.
If you would like to help promote our cause, please share the poster attached on your Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or favorite websites.
Help support the stream by hosting the event if you have a Twitch channel or tweeting with and at us @playasguide1