With Myst being one if my favorite video game franchises ever, it should come as no surprise that I’ve collected a few Myst items over the years.
While the collection isn’t huge – to be fair though, there isn’t a heck of a lot of Myst merch out there – I am proud of it. Mostly it’s variations of game releases, special editions and so forth, but there are a few other cool things in there as well.
I recently uploaded photos of all my Myst stuff to Gemr, so you can check out the collection HERE.
You can see all of my collections on Gemr.com
Something I used to collect pretty passionately was retro video games.
My focus was on Sega, particularly the Mega Drive (or “Genesis” to any Americans) and their last console, the Dreamcast. I also had a few Master System games that I could play via the Master Converter and tried the Saturn out for a little while but never really go on with it.
Anyway, at the height of my retro collecting I had six consoles (multiples of some) and around 150 games. It was a lot of fun playing the older games and the magazine Retro Gamer fulled my desire to get more.
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