Famicom

03.12.14
Check out this Nintendo Entertainment System machined from a solid block of aluminum
03.12.14

Check out this Nintendo Entertainment System machined from a solid block of aluminum

If you're any kind of self-respecting gamer, you hold a special place in your heart for the true k...

By M. Gorman,   03.12.14
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11.15.13
Final Fantasy 7 unofficial NES port restored, improved by modders
11.15.13

Final Fantasy 7 unofficial NES port restored, improved by modders

ROM hackers have overhauled an unofficial 8-bit version of Square Enix's Final Fantasy 7, turning w...

By Danny Cowan,   11.15.13
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09.19.13
Hyperkin Retron 5 combines ten consoles into one on December 10 for $99 (updated)
09.19.13

Hyperkin Retron 5 combines ten consoles into one on December 10 for $99 (updated)

We love what the Hyperkin Retron 5 brings to the table, namely compatibility with ten classic gami...

By M. Gorman,   09.19.13
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07.15.13
Nintendo's Famicom turns 30: a look back at the console that saved gaming
07.15.13

Nintendo's Famicom turns 30: a look back at the console that saved gaming

Without Nintendo's Famicom there would be no NES. And without the NES, chances are, the video game...

By J. Volpe,   07.15.13
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05.15.13
Get Super Metroid for 30 cents on Wii U Virtual Console right now
05.15.13

Get Super Metroid for 30 cents on Wii U Virtual Console right now

Super Metroid (SNES) is on sale for $0.30 through the Wii U Virtual Console right now, as part of t...

By David Hinkle,   05.15.13
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05.09.13
Wii U Famicom skin dresses your WiiPad in red and gold
05.09.13

Wii U Famicom skin dresses your WiiPad in red and gold

Datel Japan will start selling the aluminum WiiPad Famicom faceplate pictured above at the end of J...

By David Hinkle,   05.09.13
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03.24.13
Hyperkin Retron 5 plays the cartridges of nine classic consoles (video)
03.24.13

Hyperkin Retron 5 plays the cartridges of nine classic consoles (video)

Hyperkin has developed a reputation for modern takes on legendary game consoles that are often bet...

By J. Fingas,   03.24.13
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01.28.13
Nintendo reveals exact dates for Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign games
01.28.13

Nintendo reveals exact dates for Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign games

Nintendo's celebration of the Famicom's 30th birthday – the Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campa...

By David Hinkle,   01.28.13
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01.23.13
Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign hands-on
01.23.13

Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign hands-on

Looking forward to the Wii U's incoming Virtual Console update? No need to wait -- despite the ser...

By S. Buckley,   01.23.13
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