Super Nintendo PlayStation Prototype Repaired By Fan

The Super Nintendo PlayStation is one of the most interesting stories in gaming history. Before their eventual fallout, Nintendo and Sony originally teamed up to make a CD-ROM version of the Super Nintendo. While the system never came to be, a few non-functional prototypes have appeared over the years. However, Ben Heck has just uploaded … Continue reading Super Nintendo PlayStation Prototype Repaired By Fan

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Zelda: A Link To The Past Map Recreated In Virtual Reality

The Legend of Zelda is known for its immersive worlds, A Link to the Past's being a favourite among many fans. VRmy of Darkness obviously feels the same way, undertaking the massive task of recreating the whole map in virtual reality. While it's quite simplistic looking, this is an incredible achievement. There's a video below, … Continue reading Zelda: A Link To The Past Map Recreated In Virtual Reality

Check Out These Super Nintendo Themed Shoes

Want to make all your nerdy friends jealous? We've got just the thing for you! Freaker Sneaks have designed a custom pair of Air Jordan sneakers to look like an original Super Nintendo. Designed by UK artist Jonny Barry, the shoes feature buttons and a D-pad ripped right off a real SNES controller. Sadly, they are only available … Continue reading Check Out These Super Nintendo Themed Shoes

Former Sony Executive Talks About The Failure Of The Nintendo PlayStation

It's become common knowledge that the PlayStation was born of an ill-fated deal between Nintendo and Sony to produce a CD accessory for the Super Nintendo. However, some more details have recently emerged that seem to cast some more light on events. In a Japanese interview with former Sony executive Shigeo Maruyama, it has become clear that we don't know … Continue reading Former Sony Executive Talks About The Failure Of The Nintendo PlayStation

Michel Ancel Has Found Rayman For The Super Nintendo

Rayman creator Michel Ancel has discovered a long-lost gem. The team had been working on Rayman for the Super Nintendo many years ago and it was effectively deemed lost. 24 years later and the EPROM has been discovered and is fully working. Ancel has published some photos on Instagram showing the ROM up and running and even jokes … Continue reading Michel Ancel Has Found Rayman For The Super Nintendo

A Long Lost Legend of Zelda Game Can Now Be Played

Remember the Satellaview? Probably not, because the peripheral was only released for the Super Famicom in Japan. The Satellaview was an accessory that allowed players to access games Nintendo broadcast via satellite. One notable game was a remixed version of A Link to the Past called The Legend of Zelda: Ancient Stone Tablets. Due to the strange way … Continue reading A Long Lost Legend of Zelda Game Can Now Be Played

Super Nintendo Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary Today

Celebrating its 25th anniversary today, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System arrived in North America on August 23rd 1991. Released just under a year after the Super Famicom launched in Japan, the Super Nintendo was the successor that the legendary NES deserved. While it never sold as many units as its predecessor, the SNES continued Nintendo's amazing legacy. … Continue reading Super Nintendo Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary Today

Nintendo Explains Why SNES Games Only Run On New Nintendo 3DS

One of the big things which was took away from the recent Nintendo Direct presentation is that Super Nintendo games are now playable on the New Nintendo 3DS. The problem is they're only playable on the new system and not previous Nintendo 3DS models. Nintendo of America has provided an explanation regarding why this is … Continue reading Nintendo Explains Why SNES Games Only Run On New Nintendo 3DS

Super Nintendo Games Coming To New Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo has confirmed that Super Nintendo games are indeed coming to the New Nintendo 3DS today. You'll be able to play a variety of titles including Super Mario World, F-Zero and Pilotwings today. Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario Kart and Earthbound hit the New Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console on March 24th. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Super … Continue reading Super Nintendo Games Coming To New Nintendo 3DS