By Kevin Jakubowski
It’s 1980-something and all nine-year-old Jake Doyle wishes for Christmas is a Nintendo leisure method. No Jose Canseco rookie card, no GI Joe hovercraft, no Teddy friggin’ Ruxpin—just Nintendo. but if a hyperactive Shih Tzu is by chance overwhelmed to demise via a forty-two- inch tv set and each mother or father on the town blames Nintendo, it’s as much as Jake to take issues into his personal fingers. the result's a Christmas quest of tremendous Mario Bros. proportions, choked with flaming wreaths, dashing minivans, misplaced retainers, faux Santas, sizzling lecturers, snotty sisters, “Super Bowl Shuffles” and one very bare Cabbage Patch child. informed from a nostalgic grownup point of view, 8-Bit Christmas is a hilarious and heartfelt glance again on the child popular culture of the Nineteen Eighties.
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