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Press Start: The National Videogame Museum Opens in Frisco

Photos from the museum's grand opening.
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The National Videogame Museum leveled up Saturday with its grand opening in Frisco. The museum features interactive re-creations of a 1980s bedroom and living room, an arcade, a walkthrough history of the industry, thousands of video game artifacts, and more. As much a love letter to video games as it is a time machine for nostalgic gamers, the museum should attract old-timers who remember firing up Pong on an Atari console as well as newbs whose first video game came with three-dimensional graphics.

Go here to see more photos from the museum’s grand opening, or head this way to read our interview with National Videogame Museum co-founder Sean Kelly.

Photography by James Coreas.
The museum is very hands-on: You’ll play plenty of games while learning about the history of the industry. Photography by James Coreas.

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