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100 Yen: The Japanese Arcade ExperienceDo you enjoy video games but sometimes wish you didn’t have to play them? Are you interested in learning more about games or gaming culture? If you answered yes to one or both of these questions, boy have I got good news for you.

Here is a list of five video game documentaries that may just be what you’re looking for. And, as a special bonus, I’ll even throw in a pinball documentary at no additional cost! (Availability subject to change and not definitive.)

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang (Available on YouTube)


100 Yen: The Japanese Arcade Experience (Available on Hulu)


I Am Street Fighter: The 25th Anniversary Edition (Available on YouTube)


King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (Available on Amazon and in parts on YouTube)


Ecstacy of Order: The Tetris Masters (Available on Crackle)


Tilt: The Battle to Save Pinball (Available on Amazon)


And a movie of special note for it’s ridiculous Awesomeness

The FP (Available on Amazon)


So put down that controller and pop some corn and let’s all go to the movies!

Note: You will not receive trophies or unlock achievements upon viewing.