Category: Retro

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Dream Game Lineup for SNES Mini – Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 21 (Part 1)

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Podcast Retro | 0 Comments | 25 Apr 2017

The SNES Classic Edition (Mini, or whatever other term you wish to use) is a logical, unannounced, potential thing Nintendo could have in the works. In fact, if Eurogamer is to believed the system is launching this holiday. It’s possible…

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The NES Classic Edition Getting Axed Really Sucks – Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 20 (Part 1)

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Podcast Retro | 0 Comments | 20 Apr 2017

It’s been a month, but the Nintendo Prime Podcast has finally returned with all of the technical issues worked out. Eric and Nate are joined by the soon to be Editor-in-Chief of ZeldaInformer.com, Darrin Harr. On our first segment of…

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The SNES Classic Edition is Launching This Holiday According to Eurogamer

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Retro Rumor | 0 Comments | 20 Apr 2017

Eurogamer is at it again, unveiling information they feel is legit based on contacts they can’t publicly reveal. Of course, the last time us Nintendo fans can recall this happening was last year, when they unveiled the hybrid nature of…

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GameCube Games Can Now Run on Galaxy S8 Thanks to Dolphin

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Fan Creations Retro | 1 Comment | 17 Apr 2017

Mobile phones have technically had the power to run GameCube games for some time if we’re referencing pure raw performance, but since GameCube titles were not created for or optimized for any of the present day hardware, we have to…

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NES Classic Edition Has Been Officially Discontinued in North America

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Retro | 0 Comments | 13 Apr 2017

Nintendo has decided to discontinue the Nintendo Classic Edition in North America despite the fact it has been nearly impossible to get your hands on the system since it debuted during the holidays. New shipments will continue for the rest…

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Can Switch be as Successful as Wii? – Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 15 (Part 1)

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Nintendo Switch Podcast Retro | 0 Comments | 06 Feb 2017

Sliding in at the last possible moment, the first part of our 15th episode of the Nintendo Prime Podcast has arrived. This week we’re flipping the script, launching the entirety of the audio version on Mondays instead of at the…

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New Metroid Fan-Game Prequel is Extremely Impressive

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | 3DS Fan Creations Nintendo Switch Retro Wii U | 0 Comments | 05 Feb 2017

Did Nintendo shutting down AM2R (Another Metroid 2 Remake) deter fans from releasing another fan game for Metroid? Of course not, as an unofficial Metroid pre-quel, Rogue Dawn, has now released. Rogue Dawn is a ROM hack of the original…

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NES Classic Edition Has Sold Over 1.5 Million Units World Wide as Production Increases

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Retro | 0 Comments | 31 Jan 2017

The NES Classic Edition has been a fairly hot commodity since it released back in November, as it’s nearly impossible to find them on store shelves. If they do appear, chances are they are gone that exact same day. Online…

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Report: New Super Mario Bros. is Heading to Nvidia Shield in China

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Retro | 2 Comments | 28 Jan 2017

Hold the phone, Nintendo is releasing one of their most successful games in over the last couple decades on a device that is not only not a Nintendo based console, but is also not a mobile phone (smart device) platform…

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Everyone at Nintendo, Including Iwata, Hated the Idea of Changing GameBoy’s New Design into Two Screens (Nintendo DS)

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Retro | 1 Comment | 01 Jan 2017

Everyone that is, except for then CEO and President¬†Yamauchi. While the release of the system ultimately came at the very beginning of the late Satoru Iwata’s reign as CEO and President, the actual concept of changing the GameBoy into a…

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