Nostalgia's a funny thing. It makes us leave the house in the dead of night to imprison a wild Clefairy and scramble over each other to buy an NES Classic Edition decades after we sold our original consoles for a pittance at yard sales. Show More Summary
It is only a matter of time before the Nintendo Switch gets a Virtual Console store. When that happens, users will finally get to play classic NES and SNES titles. The Switch’s Joy-con […] The post 8Bitdo Wireless Controllers Are Now Compatible with Nintendo Switch appeared first on Geek.com.
If you were a child of the ’80s, there is a good chance that you had a Nintendo console in your youth, the classic 8-bit NES. And if you were one of those NES owners, it’s therefore probably that the peripheral you lusted after was Nintendo’s arcade-inspired Advantage controller. Show More Summary
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. Show More Summary
The following comes from NPD Group analyst Mat Piscatella...“Nintendo owned the top 2 platforms in unit sales for the month, with the Nintendo Switch at No. 1, followed by NES Classic.''
The NES Classic was the #2 best-selling console in America in April, right behind the Nintendo Switch, the NPD Group reported today. Yes, that means the $60 mini-console outsold PS4, 3DS, and Xbox One. Good thing they discontinued it, huh? Read more...
Spring is a time for renewal. Just ask Nintendo’s bank account. The publisher revealed earlier this week that it had the No. 1 best-selling console in the United States last month with the Switch. But actually had the top two spots, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD group. “Nintendo owned the top 2 platforms in […]
It is no longer a dream to play NES games wirelessly. NINCADE let's you use PS4/8Bitdo(iCade mode)/iCade/Wii remote/Wii U Pro Wireless Gamepads to play NES Classic Edition and Nintendo Classic Mini Family Computer. NINCADE can bringShow More Summary
When the NES Classic Edition was released last fall, gaming nerds gobbled them up like so many Skittles. And no wonder: for only $60, they were able to play the games of their youth, classics like Super Mario Bros., Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Pac-Man and Galaga and 25 others, all pre-installed. Show More Summary
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader run community: Back in the TAY: NES Classic Accessories Reviewed • The Summer Drought After The Winter Storm • Collector’s Cove: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Deluxe Edition Guide Read more...
The trend of rebooting classic game shows like Match Game, The Gong Show, and Love Connection is continuing on TBS. Turner announced this morning that it is launching a new version of The Joker’s Wild with Snoop Dogg as host. The network...Show More Summary
Whether your love of '80s Nintendo inspired your little one to become a gamer, or maybe thanks to newer consoles like the Switch and NES Classic, they've decided to love Mario, Luigi, Link, Yoshi, and the rest of the gang on their own,...Show More Summary
Sorry, gamers, Nintendo doesn’t care at all about your feelings. The company knows exactly how badly you wish you had an NES Classic Edition, but it discontinued the retro system anyway. So now, you have two options. You can order aShow More Summary
The iconic Nintendo NES was officially discontinued last month, and not surprisingly, resale prices of the retro video game console skyrocketed on eBay soon after. To please fans who weren’t able to acquire the classic system, Hyperkin, a company that specializes in making replica video game accessories, has introduced the Retron HD — a game […]
If you missed out on buying a mini NES Classic Edition, an unofficial alternative will soon be launched. Meet the RetroN HD, a microconsole which looks remarkably similar to Nintendo's own NES mini, and which plays both European and North American NES cartridges. Show More Summary
The NES Classic Edition was a smash hit ahead of the holidays last year, and it was still flying off the shelves long after the holidays came and went. Then, Nintendo went ahead and decided to discontinue it because… well… no one really knows why. Show More Summary
The adorably tiny, $60 NES Classic Edition is officially a collector's item at this point: Nintendo halted production as of April, and has no plans to make more in the future. Other than going to places like eBay, where you'll pay aShow More Summary
Earlier this year, the NES Classic Edition died an untimely death. According to Nintendo of America CEO Reggie Fils-Aime, the retro remake was never meant to be anything more than a limited-time release, but the company could never have predicted just how popular the device would become. Show More Summary
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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader run community: The Legend of Heroes Series: Overview And Origins • Back in the TAY: NES Classic Edition • Mobile Suit Gundam Is A Perfect Fit For VR Read more...