Indie Game Releases Its Soundtrack On The NES

While it looks like the planned Wii U version of Alwa's Awakening is cancelled, some of the team's work is technically still coming to a Nintendo platform. To celebrate the indie game's release on Steam, the developers are releasing a limited run of the game's soundtrack on NES cartridges. It's certainly a unique idea, the cartridge … Continue reading Indie Game Releases Its Soundtrack On The NES

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Original Metroid Soundtrack Remade Using 80s Style Synths

The Metroid series is known for its haunting soundtrack, the perfect accompaniment to Samus' lonely exploring. In the spirit of the franchise's thirtieth anniversary last year, YouTube user Luminist has been remastering each of the original game's chiptunes using 80s style synths. The music is really able to capture the lonely atmosphere of the classic Metroid games, … Continue reading Original Metroid Soundtrack Remade Using 80s Style Synths

The NES Classic Mini Sold Out of Initial Stock of 100,000 Units In France

The NES Classic Mini has been selling out at lightning speed worldide, with the latest news coming from France that the launch stock of 100,000 units has sold out immediately. Nintendo sold through all of their pre-orders and a source at French retailer Fnac stated that "Nintendo could have easily sold 300,000 units" and admitted that … Continue reading The NES Classic Mini Sold Out of Initial Stock of 100,000 Units In France

Nintendo Developers Reminisce About The Original Legend Of Zelda

Nintendo of America has brought together a number of acclaimed developers such as Shigeru Miyamoto, Takeshi Tezuka, and Koji Kondo, to talk about the original The Legend of Zelda on the Nintendo Entertainment System. The developers fondly reminisce about the ground breaking game's development and the NES. Here's what you need to know: Miyamoto was … Continue reading Nintendo Developers Reminisce About The Original Legend Of Zelda

The EMiO NES Mini Controller Has Been Recalled For Not Working With NES Mini Games

It has been a rocky launch for the NES Mini, and it seems that trend is continuing with new developments. Lots of Reddit users are having a crisis over the EMiO NES Mini controller. Apparently, the product isn't working with all NES Mini games. In fact, there's uncertainty on whether it works for only a … Continue reading The EMiO NES Mini Controller Has Been Recalled For Not Working With NES Mini Games

NES Classic Mini Currently Available On The GameStop Website

The extremely popular Nintendo NES Classic Edition has had a lot of people queuing up outside stores today to get their hands on one, and some were left disappointed as they walked away without one due to places running out of stock. For those who didn't pre-order online, or get one in store, at the time … Continue reading NES Classic Mini Currently Available On The GameStop Website

Video: Castlevania Level 1 Remade In Unreal Engine 4

The original Castlevania title, that was released on the NES back in 1986, has been re-imagined by a fan using Unreal Engine 4. Dejawolfs has re-created the first level of the game, taking us through Dracula's castle, and it's certainly impressive. You can check it out below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mONE-71l3Xg Hopefully the clip of Dejawolfs' work will stick around, and won't … Continue reading Video: Castlevania Level 1 Remade In Unreal Engine 4

Microsoft Unpublishes NES Emulator Due To Attempted Xbox One Validation

It was always a case of will or won't the NES emulator come to the Xbox One and now it appears as though Microsoft have put their foot down and have unpublished the emulator. The application has now been pulled from the store. It was taken down as it was submitted as an application for the … Continue reading Microsoft Unpublishes NES Emulator Due To Attempted Xbox One Validation