The Bits of Yesterday

COLLECTING THE PAST, ONE PIXEL AT A TIME.

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THE BITS OF YESTERDAY BLU-RAY.

Feature length film: 108 mins

Bonus features: 55 mins

THE BITS OF YESTERDAY (TBOY) is a documentary film about the super niche culture of the retro video game collector and it's enthusiastic patrons. Most everyone likes or has played a video game once in their lives and these individuals are of no exception. From the Atari 2600 to the Magnavox Odyssey to the Nintendo Entertainment system and beyond, these people strive to keep an antiquated media format alive.

Over 30 collectors; including Internet personalities to retro game store owners invite you to dive into their world as they show you how this underground hobby and culture has impacted their lives. These are just some of their stories, memories, and adventures.

So dust off that old gaming console from the attic, grab a juice box and turn the TV dial to channel 3. Let’s travel across the country and through the decades where old, discarded video games are cherished and celebrated.

TBOY Features:

  • James Rolfe, Filmmaker/Personality (Creator of the ANGRY VIDEO GAME NERD web series)

  • Joe Witter, Collector/ Personality (Crazy Joe)

  • Pat Contri, Collector/ Personality (Pat, The NES Punk; The Unnecessary Podcast)

  • Kinsey Burke, Collector/ Personality

  • Toby Wickwire, Co-founder of the Portland Retro Gaming Expo/Collector

  • Rick Weis, Co-founder of the Portland Retro Gaming Expo/Collector

  • Dain Anderson, Founder of NintendoAge/Collector

  • Scott Zientek, Collector/ Personality (Grimsie42)

  • Billy and Jay, YouTube Personalities/ Collectors (The Game Chasers)

  • John Hancock, Collector Extraordinaire

  • Wood Hawker, Collector/ Personality (Beat ‘Em Ups)

  • Jeffery Wittenhagen, Author/ Collector

  • Michael Thomasson, former Guinness World Record holder for largest video game collection.

  • John Lester, Game Developer/ Personality/ Collector (Gamester81)

  • Shawn Long, YouTube Personality/ Collectors (RGT85)

  • Reggie Williams, Collector/ Personality (Radical Reggie)…and many more!


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THE BITS OF YESTERDAY BLU-RAY.

Feature length film: 108 mins

Bonus features: 55 mins

THE BITS OF YESTERDAY (TBOY) is a documentary film about the super niche culture of the retro video game collector and it's enthusiastic patrons. Most everyone likes or has played a video game once in their lives and these individuals are of no exception. From the Atari 2600 to the Magnavox Odyssey to the Nintendo Entertainment system and beyond, these people strive to keep an antiquated media format alive.

Over 30 collectors; including Internet personalities to retro game store owners invite you to dive into their world as they show you how this underground hobby and culture has impacted their lives. These are just some of their stories, memories, and adventures.

So dust off that old gaming console from the attic, grab a juice box and turn the TV dial to channel 3. Let’s travel across the country and through the decades where old, discarded video games are cherished and celebrated.

TBOY Features:

  • James Rolfe, Filmmaker/Personality (Creator of the ANGRY VIDEO GAME NERD web series)

  • Joe Witter, Collector/ Personality (Crazy Joe)

  • Pat Contri, Collector/ Personality (Pat, The NES Punk; The Unnecessary Podcast)

  • Kinsey Burke, Collector/ Personality

  • Toby Wickwire, Co-founder of the Portland Retro Gaming Expo/Collector

  • Rick Weis, Co-founder of the Portland Retro Gaming Expo/Collector

  • Dain Anderson, Founder of NintendoAge/Collector

  • Scott Zientek, Collector/ Personality (Grimsie42)

  • Billy and Jay, YouTube Personalities/ Collectors (The Game Chasers)

  • John Hancock, Collector Extraordinaire

  • Wood Hawker, Collector/ Personality (Beat ‘Em Ups)

  • Jeffery Wittenhagen, Author/ Collector

  • Michael Thomasson, former Guinness World Record holder for largest video game collection.

  • John Lester, Game Developer/ Personality/ Collector (Gamester81)

  • Shawn Long, YouTube Personality/ Collectors (RGT85)

  • Reggie Williams, Collector/ Personality (Radical Reggie)…and many more!