dark        

Nintendo of America blesses use of SNES carts in Gone Home Switch

0

Donkey Kong Country, Zelda, and Mario Kart confirmed

If you haven't played Gone Home I'll be vague as to not spoil it, but one of the game's chief elements is the use of nostalgia to establish a tone. Previously developer Fullbright relied on general '90s iconography. Now, for the brand new Switch edition, it's getting a boost from a real Nintendo license.

As Fullbright co-creator Steve Gaynor has officially pointed out, Nintendo has allowed the use of SNES carts in the game. Various fans pointed it out and Gaynor responded to the outpouring, stating, "Hey, you noticed. Thanks, NintendoAmerica for being so cool about letting us include these in the Switch version of Gone Home."

Gone Home launched on Switch on September 6, but it first arrived on PC all the way back in 2013, and saw PS4/Xbox One ports in 2016.

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Carter
Chris CarterReviews Director, Co-EIC   gamer profile

Chris has been enjoying Destructoid avidly since 2008. He finally decided to take the next step, make an account, and start blogging in January of 2009. Now, he's staff! ------------------- T... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Gone Home   (30)   From our database:

  • Gone Home is free over on Humble Bundle right now - Peter Glagowski
  • Celebrated adventure game Gone Home hits iOS next week - Chris Carter
  • Review: Gone Home (Switch) - Caitlin Cooke
  • Nintendo of America blesses use of SNES carts in Gone Home Switch - Chris Carter
  • Gone Home's journey to Nintendo Switch slightly delayed - Chris Moyse
  • Walkabout mood piece Gone Home wanders onto Nintendo Switch next week - Chris Moyse
  • Gone Home is everything I need to be happy right now - Mike Cosimano
  • Gone Home is a lot of things - Brett Makedonski
  • Gone Home going to Xbox One and PS4 in January - Jonathan Holmes
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Fullbright #indie #retro #SNES

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •