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SNES Classic Hacked to Add Games and Visual Effects

October 10, 2017 10:38 am0 comments
SNES Classic Hacked to Add Games and Visual Effects

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Last year, Nintendo’s NES Classic proved to be a decent little modding system, provided you could find one at retail. While the Allwinner R16 SoC isn’t particularly powerful by modern standards, a quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 […]

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SNES Classic Review Roundup: A Great Value, Provided You Can Find One

September 28, 2017 4:47 am0 comments
SNES Classic Review Roundup: A Great Value, Provided You Can Find One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nintendo’s Super NES Classic Edition has been contentious since the product was announced. While the concept of a small retro game console with excellent emulation was enthusiastically received by gamers, last year’s execution was decidedly […]

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Nintendo Will Bring Back the NES Classic Edition in 2018

September 13, 2017 12:22 am0 comments
Nintendo Will Bring Back the NES Classic Edition in 2018

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Last year, Nintendo launched its great monument to bait-and-switch, the NES Classic Edition. The cutting-edge 30-year-old console packed a reasonable number of classic NES games into a diminutive form factor; then Nintendo slapped an attractive […]

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Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

September 11, 2017 1:07 pm0 comments
Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The launch of Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition last year was marred by the company’s near-total disconnection from reality, as supply issues drove resale prices of the mini-console to several hundred dollars. It’s no surprise, then, that […]

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Glen Campbell's Wichita Lineman: The unfinished song that became a classic

August 9, 2017 5:50 am0 comments
Glen Campbell's Wichita Lineman: The unfinished song that became a classic

Media playback is unsupported on your device A simple tale of a lonely telephone repairman working in the vast open plains of the American Midwest, Wichita Lineman is one of the most perfectly realised pop songs of all time. Released in 1968, and written by Jimmy Webb, it was the […]

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Nintendo: SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin Later This Month

August 2, 2017 8:58 pm0 comments
Nintendo: SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin Later This Month

There are hordes of eager fans willing to line up for a chance to purchase an SNES Classic (online or in real life), and Nintendo stoked the flame today with an announcement that pre-orders for its newest retro console will go live later this month. “We appreciate the incredible anticipation […]

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The SNES Classic Launch Is On Track to Be Another Disaster

July 24, 2017 1:45 pm0 comments
The SNES Classic Launch Is On Track to Be Another Disaster

In business, it’s usually ideal to sell as many things as possible to consumers, but Nintendo has a different approach. The NES Classic Edition released last year was a hot must-have gift for the holiday season, but Nintendo just didn’t make very many of them. Then, Nintendo discontinued the device […]

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Nintendo Now Rumored to be Prepping Classic N64 Edition

July 22, 2017 2:52 am0 comments
Nintendo Now Rumored to be Prepping Classic N64 Edition

After last year’s NES Classic Edition being such a smash it, it wasn’t surprising to see the company follow up with this year’s Super NES Classic Edition (although as previously stated, I don’t recommend trying to get your hands on one). But that’s not all the company apparently has up its […]

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Atari’s New Ataribox Will Play Classic and Current Games

July 17, 2017 5:05 pm0 comments
Atari’s New Ataribox Will Play Classic and Current Games

When Atari announced it was getting back into the gaming hardware business, the move was met with a great deal of skepticism. After all, the original Atari went bankrupt in 2013 and little exists of that company except its brand name. Furthermore, unlike Nintendo, Atari has licensed its game library […]

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FOOD & WINE Classic In Aspen Kicks Off Summer In Style

July 3, 2017 12:13 pm0 comments
FOOD & WINE Classic In Aspen Kicks Off Summer In Style

Photo Credit: Carin von Berg The 35th annual FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen kicked off summer in style over Father’s Day weekend in scenic Aspen, Colorado. Celebrity chefs, celebrity guests, locals and international foodies gathered in beautiful downtown Aspen to experience culinary delights in the form of seminars, private […]

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