Poll: Rate Your Favourite SNES Games

© Nintendo Life It varies from person to person, of course, but your favourite console generation is often the one you played most in childhood — in that impressionable pre-to-early teen sweet spot where a foundation of gaming memories are formed. That’s when you play the classics you return to later in life for the … Read more Poll: Rate Your Favourite SNES Games

Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #67 – F-Zero

Welcome to Box Art Brawl, the weekly vote to find out which of two or more regional box art variants has what it takes to win your hearts and minds. Last time we boarded the Halloween train with a trio of Resident Evil 0 covers. While Japan and North America scarpered to lock themselves in … Read more Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #67 – F-Zero

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

Next week on 23rd September, the Nintendo Switch Online service adds four more retro titles. All up, there are three SNES games and one NES title. Most noticeably is the addition of Rare’s 1995 release Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest. The two other games for SNES include Mario’s Super Picross by Jupiter and … Read more Nintendo Expands Its Switch Online SNES And NES Service With Four More Titles

Evercade’s Next Two Cartridges Come Loaded With NES And SNES Titles

The Evercade handheld console is getting two more cartridges soon, both packed with retro titles from back in the day. If you’re a fan of Rival Turf – also known as Rushing Beat – then you’re in for a treat. Jaleco Collection 1 is perhaps of most interest; it comes with Bases Loaded, Astynax, Brawl … Read more Evercade’s Next Two Cartridges Come Loaded With NES And SNES Titles

Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #58 – Super Mario All-Stars

And welcome back, box art enthusiasts, to the latest entry in Nintendo Life’s Box Art Brawl canon. Yes, this week we’ll be taking another look at some retro game covers and it’ll be up to you to pick the best of them. Last time we took a look at Blue Ninja Shadow of the Kage … Read more Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #58 – Super Mario All-Stars

Random: Playing Super Mario Run With An Official SNES Mouse Looks Quite Fun, Actually

Super Mario Run was a pretty decent leap to smartphones for everyone’s favourite gaming plumber, but even the great pulling power of Mario himself couldn’t convince every Nintendo fan to give it a go. Perhaps more would have tried it out if a more traditional control setup were available? You know, like the official SNES … Read more Random: Playing Super Mario Run With An Official SNES Mouse Looks Quite Fun, Actually

Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #55 – Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island

And we’re back for another edition of Box Art Brawl, the weekly poll where you vote for your favourite classic (or sometimes not-so-classic) retro video game box art variant from around the world. Last week we checked in with Dr. Mario on the Game Boy (and NES) 30 years on from its original release. In … Read more Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #55 – Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island

Classic Nintendo Source Code And Prototypes Allegedly Leaked

Following on from the “massive” Nintendo leaks earlier this year, it has now reportedly happened again. Alleged prototype versions of classic titles such as Yoshi’s Island, Super Mario Kart, and Star Fox 2 have all surfaced online, along with the source code. This leak is believed to stem from the same one we first reported … Read more Classic Nintendo Source Code And Prototypes Allegedly Leaked

Classic Nintendo Source Code And Prototypes Leaked Online

Following on from those “massive” Nintendo leaks earlier this year, it has now reportedly happened again. Alleged prototype versions of classic Super Nintendo titles such as Yoshi’s Island, Super Mario Kart, and Star Fox 2 have all surfaced online, along with source code. This “gigaleak” is believed to stem from the same one we first … Read more Classic Nintendo Source Code And Prototypes Leaked Online

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