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NES Classic Coming Back In 2018

By : Connor Murphy | Tue, Sep 12, 2017

A new press release from Nintendo expands on the promise from North America President Reggie Fils-Aime to have plenty of SNES Classic units available after launch. Nintendo plans on shipping the retro console into 2018 while originally shipments were stopping after December. Perhaps more worthy of note, last year’s highly sought-after NES Classic...

SNES Classic Will Be Well Stocked This Fall

By : Connor Murphy | Tue, Sep 12, 2017

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime told consumers not to overpay for the upcoming SNES Classic console, and that production is “dramatically increased”. In an interview with the Financial Times, Fils-Aime claimed pre-order issues with retailers are outside of Nintendo’s control, and consumers shouldn’t resort to auction sites for...

Nintendo’s Super NES Classic Features Revealed

By : James Glaze | Tue, Aug 22, 2017

The Super Nintendo Classic is set to release next month and if you’re lucky enough to get a hold of one of these popular throwback consoles, you can expect some pretty exciting features.  Nintendo revealed today the SNES Classic will include what they are calling a replay system. Players will be able to pause a game, rewind up to a certain point,...

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Start This Month

By : James Glaze | Tue, Aug 1, 2017

Just earlier this month, Walmart cancelled all pre-orders for the upcoming release of the Super Nintendo Classic Console.  This had many extremely upset and rather confused.  Nintendo has finally spoke on the confusion by confirming that later this month pre-orders will be available to a number of retail stores. It is expected that pre-orders will...

First Nintendo Switch Streaming App Announced

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 12, 2017

The Nintendo Switch just recently turned 4 months old and has seen been doing quite well in terms of sales.  But there has been one thing lacking that fans have been asking for, and that is video streaming apps like Netflix and Amazon Prime. Nintendo commented back in March saying that streaming services will “come in time” but did give an estimated...

Nintendo Switch Online App to Release in July

By : Jason Segalla | Thu, Jul 6, 2017

Nintendo has announced July 21 as the release date for its Switch Online smartphone application. This release corresponds with the launch of Splatoon 2 and will feature the service SplatNet 2, a feature developed for Splatoon 2 players for online voice chat, messaging services, co-op and competitive matchmaking, and statistics tracking. The Nintendo...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Update Released

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jun 29, 2017

Nintendo is back with another update to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch! In the update, they fix various issues with online matches to other issues with their racing items. Check out the complete list below! Version 1.2: Players can use Pikmin-themed amiibo to unlock a Pikmin Suit for the Mii driver. Race rules and course name are now displayed...

Super Nintendo Classic Announced

By : Ray Smith | Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Following their highly successful (and hard to find) NES Classic, Nintendo just announced they will be releasing the SNES Classic this Fall. In this bundle you get the system in miniature form, 21 games, one HDMI cable, one USB charging cable with AC adapter and two wired Super NES Classic Controllers. Check out the complete list of games below! Contra...

New Nintendo Switch Update

By : Ray Smith | Mon, Jun 19, 2017

Nintendo is back continuing to improve the Nintendo Switch following last week’s hectic E3 week. In the newest system update, we get features that fans have been clamoring for like improvements to prevent unintended HDMI input change with certain TVs and changing the system volume from the quick settings menu. Check out the complete list below! Added...