'ActRaiser’ Was More Than an SNES Classic, It Was a Leap of Faith
A one-of-a-kind 16-bit adventure led a push toward meaningful topics in the Nintendo era.
The Analogue Super NT Is the Best Way to Play Super Nintendo Games
Analogue’s high-end variation on the Super NES comes with a cheaper price tag than its NES predecessor and a design meant for 4K TVs.
By Combining Christmas Gifts, My Brother Helped Me Fall in Love With Games
How the gift of an SNES marked the moment my brother and I started to walk our own paths.
The Super Nintendo Was My Gateway Drug to Consumerism
With the SNES Classic out this week, we asked an expert why the ads of the original console were so effective on us.
SNES Classic Will Be Sold in Quebec After All
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Finally Happening Later This Month
Nintendo is also promising to ship way more of them. We'll see.
The SNES Mini Is Real, Includes ‘Star Fox 2,’ and Is Out in September
The previously rumored 16-bit mini-console features 21 games and, look, just hold me right now, okay?
Why 'Super Mario Maker' Didn’t Kill the Mario Hacking Community
A niche community of heroes keeps the crude hacker spirit alive in Mario.
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Someone Hacked Mouse Support Into ‘Super Mario World’
Sometimes, you do things just because you can. And because it's super cool.
Jailbreaking an SNES Cartridge Lets You Give Mario Psychic Powers
Retro game hackers have outdone themselves.
The Story of NESticle, the Ambitious Emulator That Redefined Retro Gaming
The product of a talented programmer who designed a hit shareware game while he was still in high school, NESticle was so good that everyone looked past the fact its name was basically a dick joke.
Waypoint Staffers Select Their Super Nintendo Mini Essentials
With a SNES micro-console strongly rumored to be in production for this year’s holiday season, what games do we want to see on it?