SNES Archives

Opinion: SimCity on NES Was a Lost Opportunity
Despite footage and screenshots of both versions reaching gaming journalists including Nintendo's in-house publication, Nintendo Power at Winter CES 1991, Nintendo only released the SNES version while cancelling the NES version. https://youtu.be/qwOk88bvDx4Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: SimCity SNES Dr Wright Animation Showcase (https://youtu.be/qwOk88bvDx4) The game was thought to be lost as only prototypes were[...]
Little Medusa Released as a Cartridge Game for SNES and Genesis
The game itself is a classic dungeon crawler where you play a kid version of the Greek villain who could turn objects to stone that looked at her, as you'll make your way through levels filled with enemies who become stone weapons for you. But the twist to the game is that it's being sold as an[...]
Return of Double Dragon is Getting a Physical SNES Release
The game was only released in Japan in 1992 for the SNES, and while we got a watered-down westernized version of the game in the form of Super Double Dragon, the original cartridge version never made it's way to Europe or North America We eventually did see the original when Arc System Works snagged the[...]
Fork Parker's Crunch Out is Finally Being Released on SNES
Devolver Digital made the announcement this weekend that they will finally be releasing Fork Parker's Crunch Out in partnership with Mega Cat Studios and Take This for an SNES version complete with cartridge and box art The game basically focuses on the life of being a game developer and how your projects often end up in[...]
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Fandom is taking more of a hold in fashion, and Bloomingdale's is the next source of a Nintendo-themed spring line of items.  The collection is titled "Let's Play" and features recognizable characters and items from some classic Nintendo SNES titles like Super Mario Bros., Mario Kart, Donkey Kong, and more. The spring collection will apparently consist[...]
A New Super Mario World Speed Record Trounces The Game In Under 60 Seconds
There have been plenty of speedrunners for Super Mario World on the SNES that do it in amazing fashion We especially love the one where the guy does it blindfolded with style points for finding a new way to kill Bowser that people don't think about But the latest record that has officially been recorded[...]
SNES Classic Hot List
Nintendo has announced that the SNES Classic Edition has surpassed 4 million sales. For a while there, the SNES Classic was seemingly impossible to find The fairly cheap nostalgia trip was a huge seller and much like the NES Mini, it never quite matched up to the massive demand While Nintendo has seemingly caught up and[...]
SNES Classic 1
SNES Classic comes hot on the heels today after last years mega-popular NES classic What basically boiled down to a emulator in a mini-Nintendo house caused quite the stir — sell-outs, ridiculous prices on the after-market, and angry customers demanding that Nintendo answer for making such a short supply While they are in fact making[...]
Nintendo To Bring Back The NES Classic Edition Next Summer
The first being that the SNES version will have a "higher volume of units" compared to the last, meaning that you might actually have the chance to buy one and not get scalped on eBay in the process The second announcement came out early this morning as Nintendo confirmed it would be releasing more units[...]
Lukes Landspeeder Ryers Vehicle Hot List
For ages 4 and up, maximum weight 130 pounds. This item features Limited Edition 40th Anniversary packaging. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ And I think it is hilarious that they include the Nintendo Switch and SNES Classic on here[...]