A lot of retro gaming chatter right now, courtesy of the upcoming minitiarised version, is focused on the NES. Yet its successor has a fascinating history - the Super NES arrived in a time of notable upheaval in the gaming market, with the so-called 'Bit Wars' as SEGA grappled for supremacy with Nintendo.

It was a period where power in the industry shifted and the battle over the growing gaming audience was intense. Did You Know Gaming? has taken a look at SNES history, from its origins and the differing designs between territories, to advertising tactics and congressional hearings.