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Nintendo's Terrifying Power Glove Indoctrination Video

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Get a cup of tea, a biscuit or two and settle in for ten minutes worth of Nintendo Power Glove propaganda, courtesy of the official VHS cassette guide to the peripheral.

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It is something you really should watch. From the product placement to pseudo-religious tone throughout, it's as perfect a summary of one of Nintendo's most glorious failures as you're likely to see.

UPDATE - Seeing as they made the thing, this was actually all Mattel's fault.

Gameplayer's Gametapes Vol 1 no. 9 part 1 of 5 [YouTube, via ALBOTAS]

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I prefer this glove actually.