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Everyone’s talking about Virtual Reality (VR) but conventional gaming hasn’t stopped knocking out the hits. The Nintendo Classic Mini NES looks to be a holiday season superstar. Here’s what you need to know:
Bringing The Classics
The NES arrivess pre-loaded with 30 arcade-classic games. You won’t be able to use your original cartridge, though.
The console comes with both a USB cable and an HDMI cable included.
In Your Palm
The NES console really is palm-sized, Not that you’ll actually want to be holding it in your palm… the point is, it’s a space-saver.
Yes, you can download games from Nintendo (and more) onto your NES.
Want to use the Wii controller with the NES console? No problem!
There’d been some trouble with those two front buttons. Everything’s now ship-shape and in working function.
Remember The Date!
Now you have two reasons to remember November 11. It’s Veterans’ Day in the Us – and it’s the day the new NES goes on sale.
The Price Is Mini, Too
Just $60 and it’s in your hot little hands. For $10 extra, you can be set for multiple players.
Which ‘Classic Games?
So you want specifics? You’ll get Balloon Fight, Bubble Bobble, Castlevania I and II, Donkey Kong and DK Jr, Double Dragon II: The Revenge, Dr. Mario, Excitebike, Final Fantasy, Galaga, Ghosts ‘n Goblins, Gradius, Ice Climbers, Kid Icarus, Kirby’s Adventure, Mega Man 2, Metroid, Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros. I-III, Ninja Gaiden, Pac-Man, Punch-Out!!, Star Tropics, Super C, Tecmo Bowl, The Legend of Zelda and Zelda II: The Adventures of Link.
Whoa! What’s Missing?
Among other things, Duck Hunt, Contra, Bionic Commando, Dragon Warrior, River City Ransom, Battletoads, A Boy and His Blob, Blaster Master, Crystalis and Castlevania III.