Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition — return of the legendary console
Nintendo has decided to breathe new life into the legendary Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), demonstrating to the world its miniature. The system was named the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition, Nintendo or Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System European version.
The original console first appeared on the Japanese market in 1983 under the name Famicom. Two years later, she was released in the U.S. and Europe already under the usual name of the NES. During the years of presence on the market it was sold more than 60 million consoles and over 500 million games for them. And this is without counting numerous clones and bootleg versions.
Presented a replica NES reproduces almost entirely the design of the legendary console. The device has significantly decreased in size and now fits in the palm.
To connect to the TV using digital HDMI. Power is supplied via the USB port, but, as observers note, the appropriate network unit in the package is not included, so users must bring their own adapter.
Unlike the original model, the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition does not support installing the print cartridges. But mini-console will initially be available with three dozen well-known games (full list below), including Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Metroid, Donkey Kong, PAC-MAN and Kirby’s Adventure.
Bundled with the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition is a classic game controller, which can also be used with the Wii and Wii U. Additionally, users will be able to purchase another manipulator NES Classic Controller or connected to a mini-console gamepad Classic Controller/Classic Controller Pro.
Selling the “new” will arrive in November this year at a cost of about US $ 60. Manipulator NES Classic Controller will cost $ 10.
The announcement took place in the Wake of the growing popularity of the Pokémon games GO for mobile devices on iOS and Android. This project, the company Nintendo introduced on 6 July, and since then he does not descend from pages of news publications. But the users who are nostalgic will be no less interesting classic game of the NES mini-console, the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition. So, we give them a complete list:
- Balloon Fight;
- Bubble Bobble;
- Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest;
- Donkey Kong;
- Donkey Kong Jr.;
- Double Dragon II: The Revenge;
- Dr. Mario;
- Final Fantasy;
- Ghosts’n Goblins;
- Ice Climber;
- Kid Icarus;
- Kirby’s Adventure;
- Mario Bros.;
- Mega Man 2;
- Ninja Gaiden;
- Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream;
- Super C;
- Super Mario Bros.;
- Super Mario Bros. 2;
- Super Mario Bros. 3;
- Tecmo Bowl;
- The Legend of Zelda;
- Zelda II: The Adventure of Link.