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Pat the NES Punk

Pat the NES Punk

Full name
Pat Contri
May 9, 1980
First Appearance
Nintendo World Championships (S06E104)
Last Appearance
Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) vs. Pat the NES Punk in COMBAT! (2019)
Video game collector, actor, podcaster, writer

Pat Contri (born May 9, 1980), better known as Pat the NES Punk, is an American YouTuber, video game collector, and author who is known for his appearances on Cinemassacre videos, as well as his web series Pat the NES Punk and Completely Unnecessary Podcast. He also guest starred on two episodes of the Spike TV series 1000 Ways to Die as an interviewee.


Pat has appeared in a few episodes of the Angry Video Game Nerd series, most notably Nintendo World Championships.

Pat also makes a cameo appearance in Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures in the stage Boo! Haunted House. The Nerd is also present in a double feature episode of Pat the NES Punk, where the former reviews a bad Konami game (The Adventures of Bayou Billy) and the latter reviews a good LJN game (The Punisher).

Pat makes an appearance in Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie as part of the Nerd protesters. He also appeared as himself in a few James & Mike Mondays episodes, namely Super Off Road, R.C. Pro-AM II, Jaws Unleashed, Smash TV, and PAX East Live!.

Annual NES Marathon

Since 2010, the Nerd has been a regular part of Pat the NES Punk's annual NES marathon for charity, presenting special reviews via video appearances. His reviews are as follows:

2010: Golgo 13: Top Secret Episode

2011: River City Ransom

2012: Bubble Bobble

2013: Sky Kid

2014: Adventure Island

2015: Danny Sullivan's Indy Heat

2016: The Adventures of Gilligan's Island

2017: Snoopy's Silly Sports Spectacular

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