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* EdutainmentShow: Norman does long-form documentaries about the history of video games.



* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OncePerEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"

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* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OncePerEpisode: SigningOffCatchPhrase: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"


* SigningOffCatchPhrase OncePerEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"

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* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OncePerEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"


* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history, and he has been a high school history teacher in the past. The intro to his episode about the GameBoy even ''shows'' him walking from his classroom.

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* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history, and he has been a high school history teacher in the past. The intro to his episode about the GameBoy UsefulNotes/GameBoy even ''shows'' him walking from his classroom.


* SigningOffCatchPhrase/OnceAnEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"

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* SigningOffCatchPhrase/OnceAnEpisode: SigningOffCatchPhrase OncePerEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"


* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OnceAnEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"

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* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OnceAnEpisode: SigningOffCatchPhrase/OnceAnEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"


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* ViewersLikeYou: Later episodes end with a female announcer stating that this show "Is made possible through our Patreon supporters. Thank you." after Norman says his aforementioned Signing off Catch-phrase above.


* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: "The Story of VideoGame/{{Tetris}}" episode ends with short blurbs documenting what happened to everyone involved in the creation, licensing, and marketing of the game. The same goes with "The Story of VideoGame/PunchOut".

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* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: "The Story of VideoGame/{{Tetris}}" episode ends with short blurbs documenting what happened to everyone involved in the creation, licensing, and marketing of the game. The same goes with "The Story of VideoGame/PunchOut".VideoGame/PunchOut", complete with final career records for Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes.


* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: "The Story of VideoGame/{{Tetris}}" episode ends with short blurbs documenting what happened to everyone involved in the creation, licensing, and marketing of the game.

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* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: "The Story of VideoGame/{{Tetris}}" episode ends with short blurbs documenting what happened to everyone involved in the creation, licensing, and marketing of the game. The same goes with "The Story of VideoGame/PunchOut".


* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history. For 2016 and 2017, he made'' Normotagari'', a parody of reviewers like JonTron and WebVideo/PeanutButterGamer.

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* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, WebVideo/TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history. For 2016 and 2017, he made'' Normotagari'', a parody of reviewers like JonTron WebVideo/JonTron and WebVideo/PeanutButterGamer.

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* RunningGag: Has a couple that turn up in his live streams. Such as playing inspirational music when having difficulties getting through a level (usually a song that pertains to the level), or making a character look like they're "twerking".


* VideoReviewShow: Video games, and just about everything related to them.

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* VideoReviewShow: Video games, and just about everything related to them.them.
* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: "The Story of VideoGame/{{Tetris}}" episode ends with short blurbs documenting what happened to everyone involved in the creation, licensing, and marketing of the game.


* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history. For 2016 and 2017, he made'' Normotagari'', a parody of reviewers like JonTron and PeanutButterGamer.

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* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history. For 2016 and 2017, he made'' Normotagari'', a parody of reviewers like JonTron and PeanutButterGamer.WebVideo/PeanutButterGamer.


* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history, and he has been a high school history teacher in the past.

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* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history, and he has been a high school history teacher in the past. The intro to his episode about the GameBoy even ''shows'' him walking from his classroom.


Mostly updates on his [[https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnbvPS_rXp4PC21PG2k1UVg Youtube account]]. Has a [[http://thegaminghistorian.com/ website]] Is a member of [=RetrowareTV=], but he hasn't uploaded a video on the site since August of 2014

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Mostly updates on his [[https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnbvPS_rXp4PC21PG2k1UVg Youtube account]]. Has a [[http://thegaminghistorian.com/ website]] Is He is also a member of [=RetrowareTV=], but he hasn't uploaded a video on the site since August of 2014
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* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history.

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* AprilFoolsDay: In 2010 he switched shows with the TheHappyVideoGameNerd, another Retroware personality. Norman did a normal game review of Ristar, while Derek talked about Shenmue's history. For 2016 and 2017, he made'' Normotagari'', a parody of reviewers like JonTron and PeanutButterGamer.



* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history.

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* ShownTheirWork: As expected, the man ''does'' have a degree in history.history, and he has been a high school history teacher in the past.


* ExactlyWhatItSaysontheTin: He's a historian who loves video games and covers the history of video games.

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* ExactlyWhatItSaysontheTin: ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: He's a historian who loves video games and covers the history of video games.

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* SigningOffCatchPhrase / OnceAnEpisode: "That's all for this episode of ''The Gaming Historian.'' Thanks for watching!"

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