Tag: Virtual Console

Are you sold on the Nintendo Switch?

So that Nintendo Switch presentation was pretty amazing, but it left many questions unanswered. Is it backwards compatible? What’s going on with the Virtual Console, if there even is one? Most importantly, where the hell is Metroid!? The Switch has the potential to be a fantastic portable retro machine, something Nintendo has plenty of competition……


NES Classic Edition and the Nintendo Switch

Could the NES Classic Edition pave the way for the Switch’s Virtual Console?

On a recent video by the good folks down at GameXplain, they covered the superior emulation on the NES Classic Edition (or as I call it, the Mini NES) and compared it to the Wii U’s Virtual Console. It……


Reminder: There are amazing retro games available for the Wii, Wii U, and New 3DS.

Retro gems on a budget.

I’d like to take a moment to remind everybody out there that there are a lot of amazing titles for your current and last gen systems. For this post, I will be concentrating on the Nintendo systems. The Wii, though long dead, still has an active online marketplace where you can purchase……