"A look at the Japanese Game Preservation Society's laboratory in Tokyo, as guided by Joseph Redon. This organization works to preserve Japan's software, which, like software from all over the globe, was initially distributed on rather fragile medium."
This is an excerpt from John Szczepaniak's DVD "The Untold History of Japanese Game Developers"
In 2014, HG101, launched a kickstarter that would attempt to tackle the untold history of japanese game developers. As John put it:
...While the endeavour turned out to be a bit of disaster with a particular associate, the end result is an incredibly rare and unique look at the game industry overseas.
If you grew up, playing any of the famous 16-bit jrpgs of the 90s, this is definitely worth a look.