dark        
 
 

#SNES


 
 
 photo

Owlboy creator makes mock-up for Chrono Trigger sequel

Owlboy developer, Simon S. Andersen, posted a mock-up for a Chrono Trigger sequel on Twitter today. While this is something Simon did for fun and it's almost guaranteed to say we'll never get Chrono Break, the whole video is pretty freaking...

 
 
 
 
 from  japanator
 photo

Return of Double Dragon is getting a PS4 release

About a month ago, Arc System Works and Tommo Japan announced that they were teaming up to make replica carts of Return of Double Dragon for the SNES. Now, the game is going to get a digital re-release on PS4 later in the year. Since the re...

 
 
 photo

Return of Double Dragon getting a SNES cartridge release

Though many of us may have played Technos Super Double Dragon title, released for the SNES back in 1992, very few had the opportunity to check out its Japanese counterpart Return of Double Dragon, the original iteration of the game that nev...

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo

Super Robot Wars Gaiden's fan translation is now complete

Back when I played Super Robot Wars: Original Generation 1 and 2 during my college days, I learned about Masaki Andoh, the Cybuster's pilot, having his own game on the SNES. Around the same time, I found out that Aeon Genesis was worki...

 
 
 
 photo

The fitness nut in me wishes I had this SNES exercise bike

The SNES "Extertainment Life Cycle" isn't exactly a new discovery (RetroCollect has a post from 2013 about it), but this nice video by YouTuber Kelsey Lewin will probably give you some insight into why it was made. A joint venture between N...

 
 
 photo

Mega Man 2 and X are getting reprints from iam8bit

Fans of physical copies and old school hardware have a reason to rejoice today as Capcom is teaming up with iam8bit to print reproduction carts of Mega Man 2 and Mega Man X. More than simply a gimmick, these carts will work on original hard...

 
 
 photo

Check out this cool Street Fighter hack for Super Mario Kart

YouTube channel NintendoDuo has uploaded a fun video of beloved SNES racer Super Mario Kart, hacked to include the roster from Capcom's arcade classic Street Fighter II.Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, Bison and co. all put in an appearance in place of t...

 
 
 photo

SNES Classic sales pass the five million units mark

Nintendo, in their latest financial report, have proudly announced that the sought-after SNES Classic console has sold a staggering 5.28 million units. We reported back in January that the retro device had just passed the four million mark,...

 
 
 
 
 photo

(Update) Amazon lists Flashback 25th Anniversary for Switch

(Update: Publisher Microids have just released a teaser trailer for Flashback 25th Anniversary, which can be seen below. The game will feature the "original 1993 version" of the game, as well as an updated version with new effect filters Th...

 
 
 
 from  japanator
 
 photo

Super Mario Encyclopedia now available to pre-order

A pre-order page is now up on Amazon for Nintendo's upcoming tome, The Super Mario Encyclopedia. Published by Dark Horse, this must-have volume will encompass every aspect of the series' history.Two versions of the book are currently listed...

 
 
 photo

New PS4 update for Secret of Mana goes bug stomping

Square Enix have released a patch which updates retro-remake Secret of Mana to Version 1.02. The patch has gone live on PS4 already, with the same fixes being pushed through the game's other formats at an undisclosed date.Listed below are t...

 
 
 
 
 
 photo

AGDQ runner defeats two Punch-Out!! titles simultaneously

There were many amazing runs on last week's Awesome Games Done Quick charity event, including a wild dash through Resident Evil 7 and the always-impressive Super Monkey Ball run. But for many, the highlight was Zallard1's dual-ruining of Ni...

 
 
 photo

Fans successfully translate 90s SNES title Super Famicom Wars

While many gamers are aware of Nintendo's Wars series through its handheld iterations, such as 2001's Advance Wars on the Game Boy Advance. Western audiences never really got a chance to check out the strategy series' earlier entries which ...

 
 




Got news? [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Timespinner"Chronovania"

 

Assassination Nation"This is a genuine trigger warning"

 

The House with the Clock in Its Walls"The man who directed Hostel does a kids movie"

 

Yo-kai Watch Blasters: Red Cat Corps"It's like Ghostbusters but without the copyright infringement"

 

Gone Home (Switch)"The ultimate '90s teen immersive simulator"

 

Lamplight City"Where the blimps all run on Aethericity"

 

Scythe: Digital Edition"I like to keep it next to where my heart used to be"

 

Iron Fist (Season 2)"A bounce back from laughably embarrassing to more-than-okay"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Parismio

Got to hunt with Churros tonight! Totally went after Uragaans! Took a few screenshots to Step on me Churros senpai!

 
Fuzunga

Nintendo changed how Splatfest ranks work and didnt mention it at For example, Fiend now requires 100 points and I got like 40 points for losing a match, so I have no idea how this works now

 
Derf Derf

well all that is left is the weapons and backpack for the It is definitely big and sorry for the crappy posing and camera

 
PhilKenSebben

Unexpected night off + Beat Em Up Collection = Cant wait to finally play Armored Warriors (Always wanted to, as a fan of Cyberbots), and a favorite of mine as a kid: King of Dragons (Elf and Cleric Then the other classics too! Excited

 
homeoftheblues

I just read that The Walking Deads Final Season will be over with the second episode, which is out next The skeleton crew left at Telltale will work on the Netflix Minecraft Story Mode I have enjoyed their games, and its a real

 
Seymour

Got some late-night Overwatch practice streamin for ya! Come chat and tell me how much I suck!

 
Cloudman Sam

Nintendo unleashing Peachette may have been both a blessing and a

 
Frostyflakes

I cant believe it took me this long to start playing What is it about the Switch that convinces me to play all the indies I neglected on the pc?

 
Tohsaka

This will likely fly under a lot of peoples radar but Distance got out of Early Access a few days back and I took the time to play through the campaign and a few other things this Worth a

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT