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Review: SuperMash

SuperMash looked like one of the standouts during Nintendo's recent Indie World Showcase, a genre-defying retro throwback to early Nintendo titles which seemed perfect for the Switch. Surprisingly, the game had already launched one day befo...

 
 
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I'm glad I got one of those SNES controllers for Switch

I skipped the NES gamepads for Nintendo Switch, but those new SNES controllers? I couldn't resist! If you were lucky enough to place an order in time (not only are quantities limited, but you also need to be a Nintendo Switch Online subscri...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Which Switch Online SNES game are you playing first?

The long-rumored SNES Switch Online functionality was revealed yesterday. Finally! And thank goodness, it didn't involve the similarly rumored "extra pricing tier." 20 games all at once isn't too shabby either (especially given the drip-fed...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Retro-Bit Super Retro Trio Plus

Clone systems everywhere, in my dreams, and my nightmares. Clone systems coming out of my ears. It feels like not that long ago the first cheap NES clones were coming out. They felt so novel back then, a way to play your old games without d...

 
 
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Chrono Trigger has come to Steam, but it looks off

A cherished game like Chrono Trigger appearing on Steam should be a clear cause for celebration, yet once again, fans are torn. Today's PC version isn't how you remember the SNES classic. "If you've had the pleasure of playing Chrono Trigge...

 
 
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Dark Horse's Mario encyclopedia is coming West in October

After finding success with the Legend of Zelda series, Dark Horse decided to take a crack at the equally iconic Super Mario Bros. series in 2015 with the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia. This previously Japanese exclusive book chronicled all...

 
 
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New year, same old video game magazine oddities

In the last issue, we celebrated the demise of Miiverse by looking back at some notable Miiverse posts. Originally, this issue was planned for December and was supposed to be holiday themed, with an emphasis on holiday-related oddities from...

 
 
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Doom SNES was built with a 'hacked-up StarFox cartridge'

Randy Linden has seen some shit. He's worked on Dragon's Lair, the infamous Home Alone and Where's Waldo NES, the emulator Bleem, and even Doom SNES. Gaming Reinvented caught up with him recently to allow him to share a few development stor...

 
 
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R-Type is back with an SNES reprint from Retro-bit

The R-Type series was one of the first shooter franchises I remember playing outside of my random jaunts with Galaga and the like, so I'm always happy to see it maintain its relevance. Retro-Bit is doing just that by re-releasing it in...

 
 
 
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Infinite Remix: The Story of the Link to the Past Randomizer

In The Beginning... Nintendo’s 1992 masterpiece, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is a perfectly paced action adventure game, where our plucky hero, Link, must travel the world of Hyrule acquiring the knowledge and tools neces...

 
 
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The SNES Classic sold better than the NES Classic in Japan

Over in Japan, the SNES Classic (Super Famicom Classic) is doing quite well for itself, having sold 368,000 units in its first four days of release -- yes, that's quite a lot of dough for a system that houses decades old games. For comparis...

 
 
 
 
 




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jaygerbomb

Got a Marvel Arcade1up just before Xmas and finally got around to modding Got a Optiplex 780 in there running Retroarch, swapped the sticks for Sanwas w/ octagonal gates and Happ Lots of ROMs, lots of systems, lots of fun!

 
PhilKenSebben

Anyone want any of the unclaimed ones? Leave a First comment, first served (when I get to it in the next few I highly recommend Two Great Graveyard Keeper is alright too, for a more macabre Stardew Valley

 
Major Toms Coffee Cup

Drunk monster Hunter is best Hunter 😜

 
mullon

I like the enemy and level designs in R-Type, but I dont like how the weak points on bosses are not on their Im also pretty sure some of those levels are literally impossible to complete with limited

 
Forsaken Knight

Finally got to watch Picard, tonight, and I thoroughly enjoyed I usually binge watch shows, so waiting a week between episodes is gonna be

 
triggerpigking

The big floof

 
LaserPirate

Humanity is just up

 
TheLimoMaker

Two years later and Monster Hunter World is finally Thank you to everyone who dragged me to this point and allowing me to finally defeat my gaming white

 
Shoggoth2588

Me: Sneaks past sleeping, mutant, 1 room away: Throws metal drawers and tosses folders

 
Dr Mel

Im sorry? You what? You wanna hear some GOOD tunes? OOOhhhh, oh, ok, ok, ok, I gotchu

 
 

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