See How It Started
Before there was NESmaker, there was The New 8-bit Heroes documentary. This award winning feature film chronicles the NES homebrew scene in a personal story about the value of ambitions that are lost in our youth. Rent or buy a digital copy here, or get the blu-ray with 2 hours of bonus footage on the SHOP page!
Watch this ridiculous web series, which showcases the games created for the 2020 Byte-Off competition. See who won in the Awards Show video, which serves as the finale.
In 2019, we decided to begin an awards show to celebrate the awesome work our users were creating. The NESmaker Byte-Off Awards are the capstone of the Byte-Off competition, where NESmakers were given a month to create a playable demo based on a provided theme.