Nintendo announces a new Mini NES loaded with 30 hits!

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Nintendo is re-launching the Nintendo Entertainment System! Well not quite. On November 11th 2016, retailers will be carrying a new version of the NES which will fit in the palm of your hand and comes preloaded with 30 of the best NES games of all time.

“We wanted to give fans of all ages the opportunity to revisit Nintendo’s original system and rediscover why they fell in love with Nintendo in the first place,” said Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime. “The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition is ideal for anyone who remembers playing the NES, or who wants to pass on those nostalgic memories to the next generation of gamers.”

The $59.99 package comes with one HDMI plug-in, an AC adapter and one NES Classic Controller (a second can be bought at $9.99). The NES Classic edition will work with the Classic Controller and Classic Controller Pro, however when playing 2 Players, Nintendo did mentioned that one of the controllers needs to be the NES Classic variant.

The games chosen are considered some of the best the system had to offer and will offer a long period of play. The 30 games include:

  • Balloon Fight
  • BUBBLE BOBBLE
  • Castlevania
  • Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest
  • Donkey Kong
  • Donkey Kong Jr.
  • DOUBLE DRAGON II: THE REVENGE
  • Dr. Mario
  • Excitebike
  • FINAL FANTASY®
  • Galaga
  • GHOSTS’N GOBLINS®
  • GRADIUS
  • Ice Climber
  • Kid Icarus
  • Kirby’s Adventure
  • Mario Bros.
  • MEGA MAN® 2
  • Metroid
  • NINJA GAIDEN
  • PAC-MAN
  • Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream
  • StarTropics
  • SUPER C
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Super Mario Bros. 3
  • TECMO BOWL
  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link