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The NES Classic Edition officially discontinued

Update: Be quick if you’re interested! RARU secured a limited number of units, and this is very likely your last chance to secure one. Also, anyone wondering, it’s been discontinued in Europe (which includes SA) too...


Updated: Nintendo has stopped producing the NES Mini Classic

Update: Good news, Nintendo has come through with a statement and claimed that this is indeed a false rumour: Original: Rumours are silly things – it’s either real and you should be worried, or it’s some rando...


Nintendo left a secret message for Famicom (NES) Classic Edition hackers

The Nintendo Classic has seen a worldwide shortage and it’s even been a problem back here in South Africa where many gamers waited for that second shipment to arrive just before Christmas. Elsewhere around the world hacke...


Play NES, SNES, SEGA Mega Drive and more games on your Xbox One browser right now

Remember the Nesbox app that was originally created to play various retro games on the Xbox One? Microsoft ultimately squashed it because of obvious licensing issues with Nintendo and SEGA, but that’s not stopped the deve...

Hardware Review

Review: Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System

I’m an 80s child. I grew up with He-Man and The Masters if the Universe, Knight Rider, Airwolf, Rambo, bad hair and worse fashion. It was an era that was going to shape the future for many industries, but there’s one particular...


Blast from the Past: Castlevania (NES)

Simon Belmont...The Vampire Slayer


A NES and SEGA Mega Drive emulator might be heading to Xbox One this weekend

Emulators on PC is something that’s as common as breathing these days, but when it comes to consoles providing a method to play older emulated roms there was always something sneaky involved to make it work. Now it seems ...


11 Games that defined a console

When I say ‘PSOne’, the first thing that will pop into your head will either be, the grey box that sat under your parents’ TV set, or a specific game that was launched during the time of that console. So, I de...