Growing up in the nineties - in video game terms - was a very exciting time. It saw the infancy of the 3D games and the perfection of the platformers of the eighties. Handheld consoles were common place on the school yard and which game you happened to be playing would see you revered or shunned with equal speed.
In the ranks of these games have been some of the most resilient franchises around, ones which, in some cases are still being produced today. Over time these names have shaped and manipulated this generations idea of what makes great games.
After the millennium the mistakes and hard learned lessons of the nineties were refined which began to further push the impact of games as a whole. They began to amaze everyone and even intimidate other mediums.
The nineties kids have already spent three decades in unbelievably versatile times for games and they've produced some of have undoubtedly now produced some of the finest examples from all genres thanks to this period of insurgency.