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Someone Found Footage Of Sunsoft's "The Terminator" NES Game

Someone Found Footage Of Sunsoft’s “The Terminator” NES Game

One of the best video games we never got (or was it) was a Nintendo Entertainment System version of The Terminator by Sunsoft. When you talk about an NES version of The Terminator, most think of the 1992 game developed by Radical Entertainment and published by Mindscape and Bethesda Softworks. And the general consensus is […]

The NES Game "Pizza Pop!" Just Got a Fan Translation

The NES Game “Pizza Pop!” Just Got a Fan Translation

Old-school retro gamers will be happy to know that Pizza Pop! for the Nintendo Famicom has finally received a fan translation. The news came from SiliconEra who posted that the game had been given a proper English translation so people in the west can now play the game in full for either single or two-player […]

A Sealed Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sells For Over $100k

An interesting way to spend $100k, as an original copy of Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Entertainment System sold for $100,150 this week. A group of collectors got together on February 6th and plunked down the cash to purchase what is basically an untouched version still in plastic and sealed away in a case. The buyers include […]

Opinion: SimCity on NES Was a Lost Opportunity

SimCity is one of the most revolutionary titles in video game history with 36 different ports across PC platforms and home consoles, yet one platform mysteriously missing is the Nintendo Entertainment System/Famicom Home Computer. Will Wright created the original city-building game in 1989 for the Commodore 64 and published by his company, Maxis. He conceived […]

Someone Turned Nintendo’s NES Into a Playable Guitar

Probably one of the coolest creations you’ll see all year (for what’s left of it), someone turned a Nintendo NES into a fully functional guitar/console. Rob Scallon posted on his YouTube channel a short video of this fully functional guitar made from an original Nintendo Entertainment System console (created by Randy Garcia), which is also a fully-functional […]

Nintendo Reveals New NES Additions to Nintendo Switch Online

Today, Nintendo released a brand new teaser video showing off the remaining NES games coming to Nintendo Switch Online for 2018. For the month of November, players can get their hands on Metroid, Mighty Bomb Jack, and TwinBee, while the three games coming up in December will be Adventures of Lolo, Ninja Gaiden, and Wario’s Woods. Those games won’t replace […]

Nintendo is Bringing Back the NES & SNES Classic Editions in June

It appears Nintendo has finally gotten enough of certain products to reproduce the NES Classic Edition and the SNES Classic Edition, as both mini consolse will be making a return to shelves and the company’s shop on June 29th. The news came down early this morning on Nintendo of America’s official Twitter account, letting people […]

Mint Condition NES Copy Of Super Mario Bros. Sells For $30k

Well, that’s about to play havoc with the retro pricing guides. A copy of the original Nintendo game Super Mario Bros. for the NES just sold on eBay for a whopping $30,100.44. The seller, a well known and I’d say respected retro collector known as DKOldies threw the item up last week for one cent, which has been […]

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Homebrewers Find An NES Emulator Inside The Nintendo Switch

Well, that’s news to a lot of people who are going to be both excited and angry at the same time. SwitchBrew found something interesting inside the firmware of the Nintendo Switch this week: an NES emulator, which they loaded up the data for everyone to check out on their site. The laymen’s version of […]

In The Dumbest Move Ever, Nintendo Is Canceling The NES Classic Edition

When Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition last November, the company basically gave themselves a license to print money. Whether you’re a Nintendo fan or not, you could not deny the immediate success of the retro console as it sold out across the globe and people have been waiting to plop down $60 and get […]