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Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Two New SNES Titles That Were Japan-Exclusives

Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Four New Retro Games In February

Nintendo appears to be giving Nintendo Switch Online owners a pair of SNES games that are making their official U.S. debut this month. First off, the NES and SNES libraries will be getting two games a piece, for a total of four games added to the subscription. The NES games are a pair of titles […]

The Nintendo Switch Has Outsold The SNES In Lifetime Sales

A new milestone for the Nintendo Switch as the console overtook the SNES in lifetime sales, primarily from units sold over the 2019 holiday season. Nintendo released their quarterly earnings report on Thursday, showing how the company performed across the board. The report shows the Switch has sold 52.48 million units in hardware and 310.65 […]

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces More NES & SNES Titles For Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo announced this evening that Nintendo Switch Online will be getting a new set of games for the NES and SNES libraries. You're getting six games in total across both systems. Those games will be Crystalis, Journey To Silius, Star Fox 2, Super Punch-Out!!, Kirby Super Star, and Breath of Fire II. Those are some […]

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Those of you who have been waiting for the Nintendo Switch controller for Nintendo Switch Online, the wait is over as they are for sale. The company put up a listing for the controllers this past week, as you can now purchase them for $30 a pop. Plus, this isn't a pre-order for the holiday. […]

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Review: The Legend Of Zelda: Triforce Alarm Clock

With The Legend Of Zelda: Link's Awakening on the way, we thought it might be good to review another Zelda product with this Triforce Alarm Clock from Paladone. Months ago when this fun little item was introduced, half the staff here wanted this by their bedsides. Because it doesn't matter what age you are, when […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Nintendo Will Slow Down The NES Games Coming To NSO

Apparently, the addition of the SNES library to Nintendo Switch Online will come with a drawback, in the form of the NES library slowing down. Ever since it was introduced last year, the company has been pretty consistent when it comes to adding new retro titles to the NES library on the service. Each month […]

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo finally released the news we knew about for nearly two years, in which SNES games will be coming to Nintendo Switch Online. The library will actually launch tomorrow, September 5th, with a brand new update to the subscription service. It will have 20 SNES games to start with, all of which will be available […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Looks Like SNES Games Will Be Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

It looks like we'll finally bet getting SNES games on Nintendo Switch Online, according to some paperwork from a new FCC filing this week. For over a year we've been waiting for the company to make this announcement ever since hackers found SNES ROMs on the Switch for what they assumed was a test. And […]

Paladone is Selling a Legend Of Zelda: A Link to the Past Alarm Clock

How would you like to spend your mornings waking up to the sounds of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past in bed. You'll be able to do that very thing soon as Paladone has started selling a Triforce-shaped alarm clock for that very purpose. As the video below shows you, it keeps […]

Are Nintendo About to Launch an SNES Switch App for Online?

If you believe the latest rumors coming out of Twitter today, it looks like Nintendo is about to launch an SNES emulator on their Online service. Reddit and a couple other media outlets picked up on a pair of Twitter posts by dataminers who have apparently been breaking into their Nintendo Switch, claiming that they're seeing […]

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 […]

Little Medusa Released as a Cartridge Game for SNES and Genesis

Mega Cat Studios released a brand new 16-bit indie title this week called Little Medusa, but this one was created to be an old-school cartridge title. The game itself is a classic dungeon crawler where you play a kid version of the Greek villain who could turn objects to stone that looked at her, as […]

Return of Double Dragon is Getting a Physical SNES Release

If you've never heard of Return of Double Dragon, we don't blame you. The game was only released in Japan in 1992 for the SNES, and while we got a watered-down westernized version of the game in the form of Super Double Dragon, the original cartridge version never made it's way to Europe or North America. […]

Fork Parker's Crunch Out is Finally Being Released on SNES

Devolver Digital made the announcement this weekend that they will finally be releasing Fork Parker's Crunch Out in partnership with Mega Cat Studios and Take This for an SNES version complete with cartridge and box art. The game basically focuses on the life of being a game developer and how your projects often end up in […]

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Bloomingdale's Is Getting a Nintendo "Let's Play" Spring Fashion Line

Fandom is taking more of a hold in fashion, and Bloomingdale's is the next source of a Nintendo-themed spring line of items.  The collection is titled "Let's Play" and features recognizable characters and items from some classic Nintendo SNES titles like Super Mario Bros., Mario Kart, Donkey Kong, and more. The spring collection will apparently […]

A New Super Mario World Speed Record Trounces The Game In Under 60 Seconds

There have been plenty of speedrunners for Super Mario World on the SNES that do it in amazing fashion. We especially love the one where the guy does it blindfolded with style points for finding a new way to kill Bowser that people don't think about. But the latest record that has officially been recorded […]

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The SNES Classic Edition Has Sold 4 Million Consoles

Nintendo has announced that the SNES Classic Edition has surpassed 4 million sales. For a while there, the SNES Classic was seemingly impossible to find. The fairly cheap nostalgia trip was a huge seller and much like the NES Mini, it never quite matched up to the massive demand. While Nintendo has seemingly caught up […]

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Three Game Consoles Make Time's "Gadget Of The Year" List

Time Magazine just released their "Gadget Of The Year" list, and sitting right at the top is the Nintendo Switch. Not too shocking, especially when you consider the impact the console made earlier in the year, as it beat out the Apple iPhone X for number one. The console isn't alone though, as a sister […]

Watch A Neural Network Play 'Mario Kart' By Itself

Thank you, Game Informer, for showing us what will be the first singularity that's into chillin' on the couch to games and eventually some Netflix & Chill.  Below is a video loaded up by Seth Bling, a guy you might want to check out if you enjoy watching games be experimented with. (No, not that […]