Recommended Reads

Noteworthy blogs
M-tee GFX is a fellow NES game graphics/animations artist/illustrator whose works i admire. The blog also has some great articles and assets.

NES programming usually means coding 6502 assembly language, but NESDOUG shows it can be done in C.

Other resources
Related gigs aside, I wouldn’t have done a single NES asset if it weren’t for the existence of the NESDEV site and community. If you desperately need a hobby that will consume your spare time, go read the wiki, print out some good old manuals and tutorials, and search the forums.