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Dixons - Christmas 1993 Video Games Flyer

Dixons - Christmas 1993 Video Games Flyer

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Features :

  • Sega Master System II
  • Sega Mega Drive
  • Sega Mega CD II
  • Nintendo SNES (Super Nintendo Entertainment System)
  • Super Mario All Stars
  • Street Fighter II Turbo
  • Nintendo NES Action Set
  • Sonic Pinball
  • Sonic Chaos
  • Jungle Book
  • Aladdin
  • Cool Spot
  • Winter Olympics
  • FIFA Soccer
  • Slipheed
  • Pinball Dreams
  • Nintendo Game Boy
  • Sega Game Gear
  • Amiga A1200
  • Philips CD-i 220
  • Robocop Versus The Terminator Competition

It is interesting to look at the prices in the catalogue. Use this inflation calculator to see how much these games and games consoles are relative to todays prices.

For example: in 1993 the Street Fighter II for the Sega Mega Drive was £59. In 2016 this is around £110.
The Philips CD-i 220 console was £449. In 2016 this is around £838.
The Nintendo SNES Super Mario All Star pack was £129. In 2016 this is around £240.

This show that games consoles and video games were considerably more expensive than the games and consoles of 2016, even though modern games and consoles are so much more advanced.

Date : November 1993

Creator : Dixons

Format : Flyer

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH41286. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

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