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Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Two New SNES Titles That Were Japan-Exclusives

Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Four New Retro Games In February

Nintendo appears to be giving Nintendo Switch Online owners a pair of SNES games that are making their official U.S. debut this month. First off, the NES and SNES libraries will be getting two games a piece, for a total of four games added to the subscription. The NES games are a pair of titles […]

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo finally released the news we knew about for nearly two years, in which SNES games will be coming to Nintendo Switch Online. The library will actually launch tomorrow, September 5th, with a brand new update to the subscription service. It will have 20 SNES games to start with, all of which will be available […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Looks Like SNES Games Will Be Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

It looks like we'll finally bet getting SNES games on Nintendo Switch Online, according to some paperwork from a new FCC filing this week. For over a year we've been waiting for the company to make this announcement ever since hackers found SNES ROMs on the Switch for what they assumed was a test. And […]

You Can Play The Lost 'Rayman' SNES Game Online As A Prototype

This is an interesting Rayman story that will get a few old-school gamers excited and put a smile on some people's faces. Back in the day, Rayman was planned to have a SNES game, with series creator Michel Ancel being one of the two people working on it. The game never came to be and the game was […]

Nintendo Finally Releases Details On The Super NES Classic Edition

This morning, Nintendo finally unveiled the look and details of the Super NES Classic Edition. The system will be released on September 29 and will run you $80, two months sooner than the NES Classic Edition was released at a $20 markup. Which means Nintendo learned their lesson about making more money off stuff it probably […]

Watch The New World Record For The Blindfolded Super Mario World Speedrun

There's being great at speedrunning, there's being phenomenal at speedrunning, and then there's being a god at speedrunning. We officially bow down to the mighty greatness that is Katun24 on Twitch for the impressive feat you can watch below. First, it was already amazing to watch the secret to beating Super Mario World blindfolded once by […]

Nintendo Reportedly Working On A SNES Mini

Out of the rumor mill and into the speculation machine, am I right? After what was considered to be a business faux pas last week by canceling the NES Classic Edition and suspending the Famicom Mini, Nintendo is apparently hard at work on developing a mini version of the SNES for the holidays. The news was […]

Lauren Looks Back: The Super Nintendo

But in 1991, Nintendo gave the world one of the greatest systems ever; The Super Nintendo.In Japan popularity for the original Famicom (Nintendo) had fallen due to the P.C Engine gaining popularity, so in November of 1990, after being in development for two years, Nintendo released the Super Famicom, which was a hit overnight The[...]

The Whole F'n Show: MLB The Show 17 Review

Griffey Baseball for the Super Nintendo is one of my all-time favorite video games, so a mode modeled after that was a major selling point While not the same as playing the old Super Nintendo game, having the current game use the old control systems and sound effects and such was a genius blending of[...]

Sweet Release! Sunset Overdrive, Lords Of The Fallen, Castlevania VC, Assassin's Creed Collection, TMNT: Danger Of The Ooze, Freedom Wars, WWE 2K15, NBA Live 15

 Unfortunately he's the only hope against the onslaught of the old gods and their demonic army who've returned after a millennia to conquer the land.  Choose from warrior, paladin, and rogue classes with unique fighting styles and weaponry and tackle the games combat system that focuses on dueling enemies with careful and paced combat.  The[...]

Every Day I'm Shoveling – 8 Bit Nostalgia Done Right In Shovel Knight

By Jared CorneliusHave you ever played a modern game that takes you back to your childhood?  A game that in every way makes you remember why you fell in love with video games in the first place? 2D platformer, Shovel Knight, has become that title for me.  Shovel Knight started life as a successful Kickstarter from Yacht Club Games, a group of ex-Wayforward Technologies employees.  Wayforward has[...]

A Beautiful Symphony: A Tribute To Castlevania's Koji Igarashi

 At the video or toy store, covers would often be emblazoned in images that never correctly depicted what the game was about, Castlevania was honest about its accurate cover to game representation.  At a time when horror movies featured larger than life monsters Castlevania felt like Monster Squad come true, fighting  Dracula, the undead, medusas, Castlevania was a far cry from the colorful world of the Mushroom Kingdom.  Castlevania would[...]