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Were There Really This Many NES Games?

Were There Really This Many NES Games?

By Zach Walton January 22, 2014

Following the video game crash of 1983, Nintendo came onto the scene with the NES in 1985. Everybody wanted a piece of it and publishers began putting out hundreds upon hundreds of games for the console. By the end of …

Capcom Is Remaking The NES Classic DuckTales Capcom Is Remaking The NES Classic DuckTales
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DuckTales is fondly remembered as one of the few licensed games that actually got it right. The perfect platforming and the amazing music have inspired countless gamers the world over. Now the classic is coming back and it looks better …

Nintendo Kicks Off Famicom Event This Week Nintendo Kicks Off Famicom Event This Week

After yesterday’s Nintendo Direct, fans across Twitter and Facebook said 2013 was the year of Nintendomination. It’s hard to deny after seeing announcements for such a broad range of titles that all appeal to the hardcore gamer, not to mention …

Over 30 Years Of Nintendo History In 2 Minutes Over 30 Years Of Nintendo History In 2 Minutes

As far as game companies go, Nintendo has been around the longest. It was founded in 1889 as a hanafuda card company. The company moved to video games in the mid-70s, and the rest is history. That history is the …

8 Bit Mouse Pads Help You Play Better 8 Bit Mouse Pads Help You Play Better
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What is your favorite game of all time? If you ask anyone who is in their 30′s the answer is probably a classic game that was on the Nintendo Entertainment System(NES) or the Super Nintendo Entertainment System(SNES). The people over …

Fort Atlantic Puts First Album On NES Cartridge Fort Atlantic Puts First Album On NES Cartridge
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If you’re looking to break through the crowded indie rock scene with your first studio album, I’m going to say that it helps to release it on a freaking NES cartridge. “The idea to put together a Nintendo cartridge and …

Google Maps Comes To Nintendo Entertainment System Google Maps Comes To Nintendo Entertainment System
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This may be my favorite April Fool’s offering from Google ever (and they’ve done a lot of things). They’ve created Google Maps for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), complete with a special cartridge and controllers (for voice search input). You …

Battlefield 3 NES Edition Gaining Viral Momentum Battlefield 3 NES Edition Gaining Viral Momentum

I don’t care how great and realistic graphics are getting these days, the best video games are all behind us. However, if we can see more of the newer titles incorporate soundtracks like this, I might be inclined to backtrack …

The World’s Largest Video Game Controller Delights Nerds, Puzzles Bystanders The World’s Largest Video Game Controller Delights Nerds, Puzzles Bystanders

When someone describes themselves as the biggest gamer, the typical connotation is that they are a gaming enthusiast who plays and knows a lot about video games. You hear similar descriptions all the time. “I’m the biggest football fan.” “I’m …