- GameStop will take in any game, console, and first-party accessories - supported platforms include Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64 - there will be a power-up test on the hardware and a visual inspection on...Show More Summary
Fredrik Neij, co-founder of the copyright-free zone known as the Pirate Bay, has had his Nintendo Entertainment System taken away by prison officials. The Swedish Prison and Probation Service said the console couldn't be opened without being smashed and could possibly harbor prohibited items. Show More Summary
GameStop shoppers in the test regions will be able to trade in and buy consoles dating all the way back to 1985’s Nintendo Entertainment System.
View post on imgur.com Direct link BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, CAPCOM and SEGA Interactive Co., Ltd./ SEGA Games Co., Ltd are back for some more with Project X Zone 2 for the Nintendo 3DS system! The second episode of this ultimate cross-over...Show More Summary
When Retro City Rampage was earlier in development, its creator Brian Provinciano printed up some promotional materials that looked like Sega Master System and Nintendo Entertainment System boxes. That wasn't just a cute marketing ploy. Show More Summary
Thanks to the power of crowd funding, a 24-year-old console, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, is getting a brand new game.Click To Continue Reading
Nintendo gamers of a certain age knew the trick: type “Justin Bailey” into the password screen of Nintendo Entertainment System classic Metroid and the game’s hero would change outfits. Fast forward—oh my god, I’m old—twenty-nine years later. Read more...
Disney has brought the classic side-scrolling action of DuckTales: Remastered to the iPhone and iPad. Just like the original 1989 game for the Nintendo Entertainment System, Disney's DuckTales puts you in the role of Scrooge McDuck, traveling your way across the world, defending the McDuck fortune from Magic De Spell and the Beagle Boys. Show More Summary
An early game for the blessed NES, Pit - the titular Kid Icarus - first appeared in 1986, and put his head above the digital parapet again in 1991 for an outing on the Game Boy. It was then 21 YEARS before Nintendo reminded us of his existence in a 3D shooter for, appropriately enough, the 3DS. Show More Summary
On July 15, 1983, the Famicom was released in Japan. The console, later rebranded in the West as the Nintendo Entertainment System, would go on to change video games forever. Did you know, though, that the Famicom wasn’t the only gaming system released on that day? It was joined on shelves by the SG-1000, the very first home console manufactured by Sega. Read more...
We all get nostalgic for legacy tech, but we also probably wouldn’t want to give up our smartphones and advanced graphics for the gizmos of yore. But what if you could watch Netflix on a classic Nintendo Entertainment System? Problem...Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group today announced the release of LEGO ® Ninjago™: Shadow of Ronin™, available from Friday 27th March in the UK for the Nintendo 3DS™ handheld system and the PlayStation ® Vita. Show More Summary
Angry Birds, Final Fantasy VII and Tecmo Bowl with up-to-date NFL rosters – all on the Nintendo Entertainment System. These aren’t 8-bit parodies: these games were all actually created to run on the 1980’s console. From unofficial Asian knockoffs to homebrew titles, it’s surprising how many NES games are still being made. Show More Summary
San Diego-based Dave Stencil of CuttingBoredom has created a wooden cutting board shaped like an old school Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) video game cartridges that would be perfect for cutting up all of those 1-UP mushrooms from the 8-bit world of Super Mario Bros.. It is currently available to purchase online from his Etsy store. […]
As part of Netflix’s “Hack Day,” some of their engineers got together and figured out a way to watch their programming in 8-bits on a Nintendo Entertainment System. Why? Why not? From their description: In a world… where devices proliferate…...Show More Summary
Have you ever imagined what it would be like if you could have bought a Netflix cartridge for the original NES console? Wonder no more. Netflix employees Guy Cirino, Alex Wolfe, and Carenina Motion participated in…
Netflix employees Guy Cirino, Alex Wolfe, and Carenina Motion participated in the company’s latest developer Hack Day by bringing an extremely low-resolution version of the popular video-streaming service to an original Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). Show More Summary
The wizards at Netflix somehow enabled Netflix streaming on a 30-year-old gaming console.
For Netflix’s Hack Day, employees Guy Cirino, Alex Wolfe, and Carenina Motion created a version of the Netflix app that runs on the original Nintendo Entertainment System and features a number of Netflix’s key features, including the ability to scroll between films and television shows, load synopses and images, and playback media. Show More Summary
As part of a Netflix Hack Day, these fellow demonstrated Netflix access on a Nintendo Entertainment System.