Category: Nintendo

Hyperkin Smart Boy. Making your Smartphone Smarter

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Wasn’t the Game Boy great? The Nes was incredibly hot when the Game Boy launched and everyone was itching to take their Nes games anywhere they went. Nintendo knew how to capitalize on this meaning that most Nes games had some portable version for the Game Boy whether it was a direct port or another …

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New Snes Themed 3DS Just Announced.

Just announced yesterday! New 3DS XL themed after the Super Nintendo. This one is Amazon exclusive and will be releasing on November 17th. I have been jealous ever since Europe got their Snes themed 3DS earlier this year (Japan before that), since there were no officially announced plans to release a US spec edition. Since …

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A Brief Overview on the 21 Games on the Snes Classic Edition.

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The Snes Classic Edition is coming on September 29th.           Much like last year’s Nes Classic, this will be a miniature console based on the Snes. This time It features 21 games instead of the 30 on the Nes Classic. The Snes Classic Edition also will include two controllers as opposed …

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

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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????

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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

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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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