Analyze the 8-bit and 16-bit consoles and games that appeared on the market following the American video game crash of 1984. Describe how the successful games of this era catered to a new generation of gamers, both in terms of aesthetics and gameplay, reflecting the shift in the market from arcades to couches. Please support your essay with examples and cite your sources where appropriate.
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To consider the changes in gameplay and aesthetics that drove the market during the 16-bit era.
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