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SNES Classic Uses Same Hardware as NES Classic

Some mysteries have begun unraveling a bit with a somewhat surprising reveal from the folks over at Digital Foundry who broke down their SNES Classic to take a look at…

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Failed Mascots – Bubsy The Bobcat

Whether it’s for cereal boxes, television shows, football teams, or major companies, mascots play a role in almost any business. In the video game world, it’s no exception either. For…

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Games That Should Be on the SNES Classic

Nintendo may have tolled the death knell for the NES Classic Edition, but that doesn’t mean we can’t sit around a metaphorical campfire and compare our lists for what games…

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The Year of Final Fantasy – Final Fantasy IV

In 1991, a new generation of Final Fantasy began. Final Fantasy IV was released in Japan this year, as well as the United States. However, for us Americans, the leap…

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SNES Preservation Project Continues, Missing Games Found

After an arduous nine-day ordeal, the United States Postal Service recovered $10,000 worth of PAL SNES titles that belong to a German donor. The games were part of a SNES…

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A Look at Boss Fight Books’ Mega Man 3

Way back in 2013, a Kickstarter emerged for an ambitious project tracking the history of some of the industries most popular and interesting video game franchises. Now, Boss Fight Books is…

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Incomplete Rayman Game for Super Nintendo Uncovered

An unfinished copy of Rayman for the Super Nintendo, long thought lost for over 23 years, has been found by Rayman creator Michel Ancel. The Super Nintendo version of Rayman…

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Wave 3 of SNES Classics Comes to New 3DS

Super Nintendo classics including Super Metroid, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, and Donkey Kong Country 2 are all available now on the New 3DS eShop for…

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Overlooked Games: Firestriker, Mega Turrican, and Rakugakids

I’ve played a lot of games over the course of my life. Starting off with my beaten up 2600 and a like-new NES, moving onto the SNES, Genesis, and just…

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Love And Hate Of The Big Red “N”

I walked into my favorite “barcade” a few months ago and was utterly shocked and delighted to see an original Super Mario Bros. arcade cabinet with what seemed like a…