Nintendo Announces Mini-NES with 30 Games

Retro gaming fans get excited for the holiday season, the revolutionary Nintendo Entertainment System is on its way back…only a little smaller.

Nintendo announced the Mini-NES, a $60 machine that will come pre-loaded with 30 8-bit classic Nintendo games! This mini system will be HDMI compatible, and will come with the power adapter and the NES Classic Controller.

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The pre-loaded game roster is:

  • Balloon Fight
  • Bubble Bobble
  • Castlevania
  • Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest
  • Donkey Kong
  • Donkey Kong Jr.
  • Double Dragon II: The Revenge
  • Dr. Mario
  • Excitebike
  • Final Fantasy
  • Galaga
  • Ghosts ‘N Goblins
  • Gradius
  • Ice Climber
  • Kid Icarus
  • Kirby’s Adventure
  • Mario Bros.
  • Mega Man 2
  • Metroid
  • Ninja Gaiden
  • Pac-Man
  • Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream
  • StarTropics
  • 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

While there is no confirmation on expansions for more games in the future, these 30 classic games should keep even the most nostalgic fan busy for a while.

The Mini-NES is due out November 11, 2016.

Is this a smart move by Nintendo? It certainly seems like a great fan service.


Ben Cornett

Ben Cornett

Ben Cornett is the lead content contributor and co-owner of The Hyrule Herald.

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