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Nintendo to release a classic mini NES

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That's awesome. I already have an all-in-one emulator box with the Nvidia Shield but I would love something like this just for nostalgia. Decent price too.
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So awesome.

I'm more of an SNES dude, so not for me, but still great. Controller works with Wii U VC too.
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squadz wrote:
Jul 14th, 2016 12:35 pm
I'm more of an SNES dude, so not for me, but still great.
Yeah, honestly, NES does not appeal to me (born in '88).

I wonder if a SNES will ever follow.
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I hope the emulation is good. The Sega Genesis one a few years ago was apparently crap because games were off a bit like the speeds were a little different and the music was off-key.
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Poormond Hill
Balloon Fight
Bubble Bobble
Castlevania
Castlevania II: Simon's Quest
Donkey Kong
Donkey Kong Jr.
Double Dragon II: The Revenge
Dr. Mario
Excitebike
Final Fantasy
Galaga
Ghosts'N Goblins
Gradius
Ice Climber
Kid Icarus
Kirby's Adventure
Mario Bros.
Mega Man 2
Metroid
Ninja Gaiden
Pac-Man
Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream
StarTropics
Super C
Super Mario Bros.
Super Mario Bros. 2
Super Mario Bros. 3
Tecmo Bowl
The Legend of Zelda
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
I got all those and more in my xperia play.
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Really wish this one would play more gams than just the NEC, would be a great emulator for people that didn't want to buy Wii / Wii U just to play old games.

Would be really awesome if this is their version of the PS TV too.
The Devil made me buy it - RFD. :twisted:
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Haz wrote:
Jul 14th, 2016 12:47 pm
I hope the emulation is good. The Sega Genesis one a few years ago was apparently crap because games were off a bit like the speeds were a little different and the music was off-key.
if it's the same technology as their Virtual console then it's about as perfect as it gets. I don't think I've ever dealt with shotty NES emulation but their SNES and N64 VC stuff is far smoother than any emulator
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Sweet. Gonna buy one.
Great list of games.. but it's missing the original Contra and Mega Man 3.
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$60 (or $70 CAD?) for the hardware and 30 games is actually pretty good when you consider the VC versions of these games are $4.99 eac. It would cost around $150 to purchase all of these games individually on Wii U or 3DS. It would probably make sense for them to lower the VC prices but Nintendo isn't in the business of making sense so whatever
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lol, thread title should have been: "Nintendo to Release New Console on November 11th, 2016"
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I just remembered how shitty it is to play retro games on led tvs.
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I hope they sell the controller by itself. That's all I want.
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Jul 14th, 2016 1:39 pm
I hope they sell the controller by itself. That's all I want.
Yes, they are selling the controller separately for $9.99 USD.

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