Edition # 129
Every early issue of
Nintendo Power, Nintendo's
magazine, featured a comic
starring Nester and Howard.
Nester's name is simple, NES-ster.
Howard's is more interesting, however,
he's based off of Howard Phillips, one of
Nintendo of America's first employees and
would evaluate NES games before they
were released and would give suggestions
to the game designers and marketers,
most of which took his advice and claimed
it to work very well. He was also given the