SNES Classic

Discussion in 'Video Game Forum' started by Dizzy, Jun 26, 2017.

  1. Dizzy

    Dizzy \[T]/ Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Messages:
    27,345
    Likes Received:
    12,889
    Nintendo officially announced the SNES Classic with a price and release date.

    http://m.ign.com/articles/2017/06/26/super-nes-classic-edition-announced-and-dated

    $79 and releases on 9/29

    Excellent lineup of games and it includes Star Fox 2 which has never been released. Also comes with two controllers.

    • Contra III: The Alien Wars
    • Donkey Kong Country
    • EarthBound
    • Final Fantasy III
    • F-ZERO
    • Kirby Super Star
    • Kirby’s Dream Course
    • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
    • Mega Man X
    • Secret of Mana
    • Star Fox
    • Star Fox 2
    • Street Fighter® II Turbo: Hyper Fighting
    • Super Castlevania IV
    • Super Ghouls ’n Ghosts
    • Super Mario Kart
    • Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars
    • Super Mario World
    • Super Metroid
    • Super Punch-Out!!
    • Yoshi’s Island
    Hopefully Nintendo learned some lessons about supply but I'm not holding my breath.
     
  2. JadeOwl

    JadeOwl Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2009
    Messages:
    3,630
    Likes Received:
    8,867
    Location:
    Lima, Peru
    I won't either.

    However, if I get my hands on it, I'm looking forward to Donkey Kong Country, Street Fighter® II Turbo and Super Mario World from that list.
     
    AndersonsFoot likes this.
  3. The Big Bang

    The Big Bang Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2013
    Messages:
    5,243
    Likes Received:
    7,148
    SFII Turbo with the 10 star code...............................................................................................


    One of THE best codes EVER.
     
    SaiWa likes this.
  4. SaiWa

    SaiWa Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2011
    Messages:
    3,728
    Likes Received:
    3,740
    Surprisingly only played 13 of those games (beating 11 of them). If I can snag one of these babies I will...
     
    Valhoven likes this.
  5. SammyPops

    SammyPops Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2007
    Messages:
    18,916
    Likes Received:
    9,528
    Location:
    Sitting beside Patient Zero
    and I cannot even get a NES Classic.
     
    Valhoven likes this.
  6. milliniar

    milliniar Who needs a belt?

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2010
    Messages:
    21,983
    Likes Received:
    9,788
    Location:
    Wade Wilson's Hometown
    Hmm think I will preorder this.
     
  7. The Big Bang

    The Big Bang Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2013
    Messages:
    5,243
    Likes Received:
    7,148
    Just pre-order this one.

    You win!
     
    SammyPops likes this.
  8. SammyPops

    SammyPops Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2007
    Messages:
    18,916
    Likes Received:
    9,528
    Location:
    Sitting beside Patient Zero

    Sound advice, which does not get me the NES classic.
     
  9. The Big Bang

    The Big Bang Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2013
    Messages:
    5,243
    Likes Received:
    7,148
    I'll pre-order MANY of them.

    I'm not a reseller, but...in case it affects the price of certain games (I have a HUGE collection of retro games) I can MORE than make up for the change by...reselling.

    Oh the horror of resellers!

    Lastly, I don't think the price of those actual games will decrease, apart from Starfox 2...maybe.
     
  10. The Big Bang

    The Big Bang Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2013
    Messages:
    5,243
    Likes Received:
    7,148
    Emulating NES games = eeeeasy.

    Emulating SNES games = not so much.

    Relatively speaking.
     
  11. blaseblah

    blaseblah Silver Belt

    Joined:
    May 7, 2016
    Messages:
    12,114
    Likes Received:
    12,246
    All of the games on this list have been emulated many times over
     
    BudKing8806 and TrueBias like this.
  12. SaiWa

    SaiWa Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2011
    Messages:
    3,728
    Likes Received:
    3,740
    honestly I wish they had delayed this and concentrated on making more Switches... just sayin'...
     
  13. JadeOwl

    JadeOwl Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2009
    Messages:
    3,630
    Likes Received:
    8,867
    Location:
    Lima, Peru
    You can get it on Amazon. So long as you're willing to pay around US$ 220.
     
    SammyPops likes this.
  14. milliniar

    milliniar Who needs a belt?

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2010
    Messages:
    21,983
    Likes Received:
    9,788
    Location:
    Wade Wilson's Hometown
    Well as they are no longer being made without paying premium you likely won't.
     
  15. Dizzy

    Dizzy \[T]/ Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Messages:
    27,345
    Likes Received:
    12,889
    Small update, Nintendo said the cords on the controllers will be 5ft long and they're planning on increasing the number of units produced from the NES Classic.
     
  16. SammyPops

    SammyPops Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2007
    Messages:
    18,916
    Likes Received:
    9,528
    Location:
    Sitting beside Patient Zero

    pretty much. my bad for missing it but wtf you going do.
     
  17. TheWorm

    TheWorm Red Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2015
    Messages:
    8,063
    Likes Received:
    16,604
    Location:
    The top soil in your garden.
    I don't like that it will cost more than the NES classic and come with fewer games.

    I love my NES classic, but I'm less sold on this, largely because I never had a SNES so this doesn't really have any nostalgia factor for me.
     
  18. MarkyMcFly

    MarkyMcFly Silver Belt

    Joined:
    May 25, 2010
    Messages:
    10,384
    Likes Received:
    5,523
    Location:
    Murrland
    With emulators, I don't know how these are such hot items. I mean, you can get the controllers and everything. I have 4 N64 usb controllers, they work great.
     
    HHJ likes this.
  19. bandicoot

    bandicoot Red Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2012
    Messages:
    9,423
    Likes Received:
    6,608
    Location:
    STL
    Not sure when's the last time you emulated anything, but literally every SNES game has been emulated and to perfection. Really have no idea what you're talking about.
     
    DangDaGawd, Mga223, Alphafail and 4 others like this.
  20. bandicoot

    bandicoot Red Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2012
    Messages:
    9,423
    Likes Received:
    6,608
    Location:
    STL
    Do you realize how many people don't even know about emulators, and even some of the people that do, have no desire to set anything up for themselves.

    Convenience sells.
     
    CombatCyborg likes this.

Share This Page