Famicom

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...

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06.21.12
SNES-001 Advance gives two retro gamers a screen to play, guarantees no fights for TV time (video)
06.21.12

SNES-001 Advance gives two retro gamers a screen to play, guarantees no fights for TV time (video)

There's been no shortage of SNES mods with built-in screens. They almost always tend to overlook o...

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03.31.12
Google Maps 8-bit version for NES: April Fools arrives a day early in Mountain View
03.31.12

Google Maps 8-bit version for NES: April Fools arrives a day early in Mountain View

Well, it appears that April Fools is in full effect -- at least if you ask Google. Today the...

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03.31.12
Google Maps comes to ... the NES?! [April Fools!]
03.31.12

Google Maps comes to ... the NES?! [April Fools!]

In a move that is as surprising as it is whimsically delightful, Google has decided to bring its gl...

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08.31.11
Nintendo's 3DS Ambassador Program line-up revealed, games available September 1st
08.31.11

Nintendo's 3DS Ambassador Program line-up revealed, games available September 1st

Early 3DS adopters, your smorgasbord of throwback make-goods is now only a day away. Nintendo rec...

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01.15.11
Square's unreleased Aliens game for Famicom Disk System uncovered
01.15.11

Square's unreleased Aliens game for Famicom Disk System uncovered

Man, what is it about the Aliens franchise that makes its video game adaptations so easily cancel...

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12.28.10
Alleged Legend of Zelda prototype released
12.28.10

Alleged Legend of Zelda prototype released

Lost Levels, a website dedicated to pulling unreleased video games out of the void of obscurity, re...

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10.07.10
Iwata Asks about development of the NES
10.07.10

Iwata Asks about development of the NES

Indulging his inquiry habit, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata spoke with Masayuki Uemura, advisor to...

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09.08.10
Retro consoles torn apart, ancient innards exposed
09.08.10

Retro consoles torn apart, ancient innards exposed

If you want to see just how far game consoles have come over the last few decades, check out iFixit...

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