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Killing the NES Classic Edition looks like a worse and worse idea

Last month, Nintendo shocked the world when it announced the discontinuation of the NES Classic Edition. The throwback console had become a smash hit, selling out instantly any time stock appeared, but the company explained that it didn't have the resources to dedicate to producing the console beyond its limited run. Plus, with the Switch having just launched, Nintendo couldn't split its focus.
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