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Nintendo doesn’t want you to have one, but we do! Enter to win an NES Classic

Nintendo doesn’t want you to have one, but we do! Enter to win an NES Classic Have you heard the news?We’ve been nominated for Best Website – Consumer Technology in the People’s Choice Webby Awards!

NES Classic’s Ebay Price Triples, Surprising No One

NES Classic’s Ebay Price Triples, Surprising No One Yesterday, Nintendo announced they were discontinuing production of the NES Classic within North America.Slightly baffled by Nintendo’s business decision, I took a look at how the NES Classic’s value shifted among collectors and resellers in reaction to the news.

Just Like NES Classic, Nintendo Shuts Down Famicon Mini in Japan

Just Like NES Classic, Nintendo Shuts Down Famicon Mini in Japan Despite massive demand for the product, Nintendo made the controversial announcement yesterday that it will be ceasing production of the NES Classic Edition.Just like the NES Classic Edition, there has been plenty of demand for the Famicom Mini, but Nintendo has struggled to produce enough units for consumers.

NES Classic Edition Discontinued Worldwide

NES Classic Edition Discontinued Worldwide The NES Classic Edition has struggled with supply issues since it was first released in November, with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime saying that the console was intended to be for adults "who grew up playing NES as a kid.but had stepped away from the gaming category.

Uber driver delights his passengers with backseat NES Mini Classic

Uber driver delights his passengers with backseat NES Mini Classic One Uber driver has figured out a way to not only keep his passengers entertained but leave them in a good enough mood to consider heftier tips and higher ride ratings: he added a NES Mini Classic to the backseat.Hooked up to a little flatscreen, it lets passengers enjoy everything from a quick game of Punch Out!

GR Pick: World of Warcraft Gets Made into an NES Game

GR Pick: World of Warcraft Gets Made into an NES Game Speaking of the lattermost phenomenon, the YouTube channel known as Rkade Soup has now given the MMORPG the 8-bit NES treatment, by re-imagining the game as a top-down adventure title akin to The Legend of Zelda on the old console.As seen below in the “What If?

The 25 best indie games of all time

The 25 best indie games of all time The accomplishment is all the more impressive when it’s done by a handful of people with nothing but a shoestring budget and a dream.Despite the hurdles, we’ve been in a golden age of independent game development for several years.

11 great games that can be played while drinking tea

11 great games that can be played while drinking tea Whether you drink it with or without milk, from a dainty tea cup or an enormous Sports Direct mug, it's always tea and it always makes the day a little brighter.Thankfully it turns out that there's actually loads of games you can play while sipping your favourite beverage.

Think Twice Before Getting Excited for Nintendo's Upcoming SNES

Think Twice Before Getting Excited for Nintendo's Upcoming SNES In July 2016, we first covered the Mini Classic NES, later officially called the NES Classic Edition.So when Nintendo announced the platform, I planned to snap one up immediately.

Missed out on the NES Classic? Don’t worry, building one is easier than you think

Missed out on the NES Classic? Don’t worry, building one is easier than you think Thankfully, it couldn’t be easier to create your own out of a Raspberry Pi and some inexpensive electronics.The Raspberry Pi 3 has built-in Bluetooth, so controllers like the Steelseries Stratus should work as well.

Best Buy Will Have More NES Classic Consoles Today

Best Buy Will Have More NES Classic Consoles Today Best Buy will have stock of the NES Classic Edition on sale today.This shipment of NES Classic Edition consoles will be exclusive to brick-and-mortar locations, and will not be offered online.

Fan Recreates Zelda: Breath of the Wild in 2D

Fan Recreates Zelda: Breath of the Wild in 2D Of course, considering Nintendo‘s often fierce protection of its copyrights and intellectual properties, the 2D version of BotW could end up getting cancelled due to a cease and desist from the Big N’s legal department.For example, a Metroid 2 fan remake got shut down after receiving a complaint from Nintendo, as did a fan’s playful take on No Man’s Sky using Mario as its protagonist.

David Wesely on RPGs and NES

David Wesely on RPGs and NES The 373rd episode of Matt Barton's Matt Chat series features the final installment of his interview with Maj.David Wesely.

NES Classic Edition Sales Hit 2.3 Million, Nintendo Confirms

NES Classic Edition Sales Hit 2.3 Million, Nintendo Confirms The miniature device included 30 classic games and became the best-selling console of January 2017.In a recent interview, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime confirmed that the NES Classic Edition has sold 2.

Zelda Fan Game Decides To Change Course After Nintendo Issues Takedown

Zelda Fan Game Decides To Change Course After Nintendo Issues Takedown It was only a matter of time before Breath of the NES caught the eye of Nintendo and got pegged with a take-down notice.By stripping it of its connection to material created and copyrighted by Nintendo, Winter hopes to be able to finish the game free from legal worries.

Someone Bought The Most Depressing Top Gun Game Collection

Someone Bought The Most Depressing Top Gun Game Collection You might buy an expensive toy, binge on cartons of ice cream, get a fancy dress, or you might buy too many copies of a Top Gun video game.The listing contained 20 unboxed copies of Top Gun for the NES, 2 boxed copies, 2 Famicom copies, 13 copies of Top Gun: The Second Mission, and one copy of Top Gun: Combat Zones for the Playstation 2.

Nintendo Defends Killing NES Classic, Even With 2.3 Million Sold

Nintendo Defends Killing NES Classic, Even With 2.3 Million Sold According to Reggie Fils-Aimé, the company killed the NES Classic Edition after selling 2.What I don’t believe is that the company’s decision to cancel its NES Classic has anything to do with insufficient resource allocation.

16 shooter classes that defy classification

16 shooter classes that defy classification As with the most unique RPG classes, I'm fascinated by the stranger, more unique concepts that some multiplayer shooters have to offer.So, for your enjoyment, I present a list of the misfit classes that merrily defy the traditional class structure.