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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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Who won our Super Nintendo Classic? This guy

[ Update:  Congratulations C.Aalders from Green Bay!  Please check your email :)   Didn't win it? Don't worry, we run contests all the time.  You'll get the next one.  Thanks for reading us! ] Last week I woke ...

 
 
 
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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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Nintendo reveals Star Fox 2 manual and design documents

Manuals may be fading away, but maybe they'll get one last hurrah as Nintendo has uploaded a full manual to Star Fox 2; the same kind of manual we used to expect to come with each new game. It details the story, characters, controls, featur...

 
 




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Plissken

Dont feel like getting into details, but this morning I had an arguing with she told me to let her be during the day (logically) so Im just here at the shop feeling like

 
Riff Raff

Its so beautiful! Especially that art book! A few more errands to run and then I can squeeze an hour or so of actually playing it Cant wait!

 
Anthony Marzano

So apparently in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Spongebob premiering, the team had some iconic albums from 1999 redone in the style of the They succeeded beyond any dream I ever could have More in the

 
PatBateman17

Any of the more finance un/savvy Dtoiders ever get a HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit)? We have a fair chunk of personal debt, upcoming medical expenses and just general life stuff and Im considering it instead of putting more on a

 
Gimic300

Copied the Aria of Sorrow box art for my drawing Im happy with All hail Ayami Kojima!

 
Voex

Platinum games should make

 
Riff Raff

Platinum should make a Putt-Putt

 
PLANET P1SS 69

While I think ALBW was a solid 8 (it was played like top-down Zelda and the 3D was like a diorama so points), I do not disagree with Chris The Man Carters Lets be honest, we were hurt cuz of the man and his not his words

 
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Sfero

What about Gold, Silver and Bronze Games tho

 
 

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