Category: Nintendo

New Retron 1 HD Console by Hyperkin lets you play your Nes Games in glorious HD.

Retron 1 HD

The Retron 1 HD is coming later this Month. Hyperkin has become one of the leaders in creating new solutions to your retro gaming needs. Their newest release coming at the end of this month is the Retron 1 HD. The Retron 1 HD will allow you to play both NTSC and PAL Nes cartridges …

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Is Bonks Adventure for Nes Worth the Price?

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I was looking through the list of valuable and sought after Nes games a few days back and got to wondering. How Many of these games are worth the high prices? With so many heavy hitters on the console, whats the odds some of these games are just junk. I decided to start with a …

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Nes Classic Discontinued????

Nes Classic discontinued

Bad News, the Nes Classic is Discontinued. Imagine my surprise to find out that Nintendo has officially announced that they will be ceasing production on the Nes Classic Edition. I have no clue why this is a good idea, being as the consoles have been pretty much sold out since launch last November. There was …

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Super Mario Bros 2 Nes Review – Less of the Same.

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Super Mario Bros 2 Nes Review.           The original Super Mario Bros was a massive success. Odds are anyone who has ever played a video game, has played Super Mario Bros. Even those who may not have can recognize Mario and his iconic music. Then why would Nintendo stray so far …

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So you want to buy a Nintendo Nes Console? NES Buyer’s Guide

Nes Buyer's Guide

Welcome to our NES Buyer’s Guide, with all the info needed to buy a Nintendo Nes console. Let’s start off our NES Buyer’s Guide by talking about some of the history of the console. The Nintendo Entertainment System was released in the US in 1985, and Europe in 1986. (Wikipedia) It was a gamble made …

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Fall of the Foot Clan. The First Gameboy Review

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Fall of the Foot Clan?!?! Lets talk about the Gameboy for a second. It was something that was quite innovative for its time. Yes it had its flaws with the multiple shades of gray on a green screen that didn’t light up, but this was something from the 80s that let you take versions of …

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SFC30 Bluetooth Gamepad by 8bitdo – Best Retro Game Controller Hands Down.

SFC30 Bluetooth

The SFC30 Bluetooth Gamepad. (Purchased the Review unit in full personally, any links may be affiliate) The 8bitdo SFC30 bluetooth gamepad is hands down the best controller I have found for playing retro games or emulators on PC, Android, and IOS devices. It is made by a chinese company called 8bitdo, but don’t let that …

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Adventure Island NES. Retro Game Review.

Adventure Island NES. Retro Game Review.

The First Adventure Island Adventure Island is a platformer released on the NES in the late 80s. It follows the character Master Higgins trying to rescue his girlfriend Tina from an evil witch doctor. Game play is pretty much your standard run from left to right through the stage with some twists. There are enemies …

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