And there you have it…the final cover of Nintendo Power magazine, on the left, next to the first issue on the right.
The publication started in the 80s, and announced its closure in August of its print magazine. Over the past few years, we’ve seen a few video game outlets throw in the towel, including GamePro.com, an online news outlet for videogames, as well as PlayStation Magazine, one of Nintendo Power’s competitors.
This could be because of the increase in online content, but also the amount of news outlets that seem to be sprouting up daily. This particular site included.
Games journalism has become somewhat skewed between what is considered journalism and regular blogging. But that’s an issue for another day.
Take a look at the above, and you’ll see how far the industry has come.
With files from Kotaku