Random: The LEGO NES Has A Cool Super Mario Bros. Easter Egg Hidden Inside It

© LEGO If you haven’t already bought and assembled the LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System, there’s a really nostalgic – and cool – easter egg contained within this particular build that you need to know about. For those of you who have no intention of adding this kit to your Nintendo or LEGO collection – read … Read more Random: The LEGO NES Has A Cool Super Mario Bros. Easter Egg Hidden Inside It

The LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System Is Now Available For Purchase

Release Date: 13th Sep 1985 (JPN) 17th Nov 1985 (USA) 15th May 1987 (UK/EU) Wii Shop Release Date: 2nd Dec 2006 (JPN), 500 points 25th Dec 2006 (USA), 500 points 5th Jan 2007 (UK/EU), 500 points 3DS eShop Release Date: 1st Mar 2012 (UK/EU), £4.50 16th Feb 2012 (USA), $4.99 5th Jan 2012 (JPN), ¥500 … Read more The LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System Is Now Available For Purchase

Poll: Box Art Brawl #52 – Mega Man 2

Welcome back to Box Art Brawl, our weekly poll to find out which of three regional box art variants whips the behinds of the other two. This week is a rather special edition because we’ve reached Round #52, which means it’s been one year since we began this fun little exercise. We hope you’ve enjoyed … Read more Poll: Box Art Brawl #52 – Mega Man 2

Nintendo Expands Its Switch Online SNES And NES Service With Three More Titles

Today, the Nintendo Switch Online service adds Rare’s 1994 Super Nintendo classic, Donkey Kong Country. Alongside this is the arrival of the SNES title Natsume Championship Wrestling (originally released in the same year), and the 1990 Electronic Arts NES title, The Immortal. Here’s the official rundown of each game: Donkey Kong Country – Armed with … Read more Nintendo Expands Its Switch Online SNES And NES Service With Three More Titles

Nintendo Officially Unveils The LEGO NES Console, Launches Next Month

Update (Tue 14th Jul, 2020 13:10 BST): It’s official! Nintendo has confirmed that the LEGO NES console is indeed the real deal. It will launch on 1st August priced at £209.99 / $229.99, and will remain exclusive to LEGO Retail stores for the remainder of the year. From 2021, it will also be available at … Read more Nintendo Officially Unveils The LEGO NES Console, Launches Next Month

This Sealed Copy Of Super Mario Bros. Just Sold For $114,000

Remember when a super rare sticker sealed copy of Super Mario Bros. on NES sold for $100,150 USD last February? Well, another copy of the exact same game (in a similar condition) has now broken this record – going for the sum of $114,000 USD (this roughly equates to £90,000). That makes this particular copy … Read more This Sealed Copy Of Super Mario Bros. Just Sold For $114,000

Someone Created A Hand-Drawn Guide For The Original Zelda And It’s Breathtaking

Back in the 1980s, the original Legend of Zelda for the NES was a massive success. People all over the world were journeying into the land of Hyrule for the very first time, figuring out its puzzles and spilling its secrets on the playground, in the breakroom, at the pub, you name it. Many of … Read more Someone Created A Hand-Drawn Guide For The Original Zelda And It’s Breathtaking

Feature: Every Nintendo Switch Online NES Game Ranked

The collection of NES games available to Nintendo Switch Online subscribers continues to grow over time, albeit slowly, and there are now over 50 retro releases from the original Nintendo Entertainment System to enjoy on the service, and today Rygar joined the lineup. We recently asked Nintendo Life readers to rate the available NES games … Read more Feature: Every Nintendo Switch Online NES Game Ranked

Reminder: Rate Your Favourite Nintendo Switch Online NES Games

Just a quick reminder that there’s still time to rate your favourite NES games from those available for Nintendo Switch Online. Only a few hours after this article went live last week, Nintendo announced new additions to the NES and SNES catalogue including Rygar for NES. Naturally, we’ve added this to the options below. After … Read more Reminder: Rate Your Favourite Nintendo Switch Online NES Games

You Can Now Buy Switch NES Controllers At 33% Off For A Limited Time (Europe)

If you’re yet to pick up the NES controllers designed to be used with the Nintendo Switch, now wouldn’t be a bad time to take the plunge. Nintendo has reduced the price of the controllers for a limited time; until 31st May, you can order a pack of two for £33.49, down from their usual … Read more You Can Now Buy Switch NES Controllers At 33% Off For A Limited Time (Europe)