Tag "SNES"

SNES-themed 3DS XL coming soon

Contrary to those who thought the 3DS would simply wither away after the Switch’s success, Nintendo is still pushing the handheld. Not only did a New Nintendo 2DS XL release

Nintendo home consoles ranked from best to worst

Nintendo’s place in history as one of the most important video game companies cannot be denied. With the industry in a downward spiral at the start of the 1980s, the

Top 5 reasons the SNES Classic is worth purchasing

Time to get excited. Nintendo’s Super Nintendo Classic Edition (or SNES Classic) is set to release on September 29th, and eager purchasers will be waiting at stores to get their

Reggie Fils-Aimé tells public not to pay scalpers for SNES Classic

Trusting Nintendo can be difficult at times. While the House of Mario has brought gamers countless hours of joy with its entertainment products, it also disappoints its followers. When the

What are the Top 5 2D Super Mario Bros. titles?

Everyone loves lists. Here is another one relating to the storied Super Mario Bros. franchise. While Nintendo gears up to release Super Mario Odyssey on the Switch later this year,

Is the Nintendo Switch Virtual Console ever coming?

Five months has passed since the Nintendo Switch officially launched, and the traditional Virtual Console still is non-existent. Oh sure, there are plans to bring “select” classic games to Nintendo

2D Mario games need a significant makeover (opinion)

Happy Mario Day. Once Super Mario Bros. came out for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in 1985, the video game industry picked up momentum and turned into the mainstream phenomenon

Is the Super NES Classic coming?

It’s no secret that the NES Classic is taking the world by storm. Coming in at only $59.99 in the US, it is a miniature version of the Nintendo Entertainment

Play your SNES with just about every controller

Have you ever played your classic Super NES and thought, “Man, I wish I could play this with a PS4 controller”? A strange desire, but now you can with Analogue

Review: Retro-Bit’s Super Retro Trio – Play your SNES, Genesis and NES games

Ever feel like wanting to play that old NES, SNES and/or Sega Genesis game, but hate having to get all three systems out and plug all those wires in? Or

The all-in-one retro gaming console, RetroN 5, delayed until 2014

As a fan of classic gaming, I was looking forward to the RetroN 5 being released this year in December. The all-in-one retro gaming console will be able to play

The current state of Nintendo and what they can do: A gamer’s opinion

As a kid, I’ve always been a big supporter of Nintendo. It began as my dad found the old brick Game Boy one day at work along with a copy

The Retron 5, an emulation dream machine?

While the annual trek to the video gaming mecca known as E3 is usually associated with new games, there are instances in which old games make an appearance. Having four

E3 2013: Innex showcases wireless retro controllers, Super Retro Trio, and GBA Adapter

The Retro trend never dies. While consoles like the Wii/Wii U, and PlayStation are releasing older games to download, it never beats owning the physical copies and console. Let’s face