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SNES emulator slips onto App Store, shoots straight to No. 1

A storage app that also happens to run Super Nintendo games by emulation has managed to get on the App Store and is the top-selling app.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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'Downton Abbey' as SNES video game: Fluff those pillows!

Up to the challenge of finding lost cigars and picking out a bouillon spoon from a lineup? Then the imaginary Super Nintendo version of "Downton Abbey" is for you.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Hacker mods SNES controller to work with Dell Streak

A hacker has modified an old Super Nintendo controller so that it connects to his Dell Streak, allowing for intensely retro Super Mario World hilarity.

By Nov. 5, 2010

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iPhone gets SNES game Earth Defense Force, with Amiga emulator to come

Retro gaming on the iPhone continues to go from strength to strength, with a version of classic SNES shooter Earth Defense Force just out, and an official Amiga emulator on the way.

By Jan. 17, 2011

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The SNES is the greatest console of all time

Don Reisinger spent the last few months playing old video game consoles to finally decide which was best. And although Don was able to find merits in all of them, the SNES easily took the prize.

By Jan. 25, 2008

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Retro-game binge: Every Super Nintendo start screen in one 9-hour vid

Why not reserve just under half of one Earth rotation to revisit the greatest 16-bit games of the 1990s (and even more terrible ones!)?

By Apr. 8, 2014

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8bit Harmonica: Blow into your cartridge for music

A Japanese tinkerer calling himself Basami Sentaku on YouTube has built electronic panpipes out of old Famicom cartridges.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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RetroN 4 plays vintage games through HDMI

The Hyperkin console plays NES, SNES, Genesis, and GBA games on a single platform with HDTV and wireless controller support.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Hiroshi Yamauchi, Nintendo visionary, dies at 85

Yamauchi oversaw the launch of Nintendo's first-ever games console, the Color TV Game 6, and was in charge for all of the company's most famous gaming triumphs.

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Nintendo gaming visionary Hiroshi Yamauchi dies aged 85

The Japanese company's former president is credited with turning Nintendo into the gaming giant is it today.

By Sep. 19, 2013