Published: Wed, June 28, 2017
Life&Culture | By Rose Hansen

SNES Classic is real: Star Fox 2 playable for first time

SNES Classic is real: Star Fox 2 playable for first time

Users were complaining about how the NES Classic Edition's controller cable were too short for playing at a comfortable distance, so for the SNES Classic Edition, Nintendo has also made it slightly longer.

Nintendo discontinued the NES Classic in April this year, having sold 2.3 million units, as it sought to focus on the Nintendo Switch and the 3DS/2DS lines.

Unlike the NES Classic Edition with its 30 built-in games, the new SNES Classic will be coming with only 21 games built-in.

The 16-bit console will go on sale on 29 September following the hugely successful release of the NES Classic mini-console just before last Christmas.

Nintendo said limited resources were to blame, but insisted it would not make the same error with the SNES. The marketing ploy was supposedly meant to drum up publicity for the Japanese company, which launched its flagship new console, the Nintendo Switch, earlier this year.

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The company has given a date for the release of this console but it's still not clear if Nintendo intends to keep producing the SNES consoles even after the end of 2017. We are offering Super Nintendo Entertainment System: "Super NES Classic Edition in special recognition of the fans who show tremendous interest our classic content", added Nintendo.

The new classic console replica, also called the "Nintendo Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment System" in Europe, has always been rumored to be coming.

These Nintendo games would be considered classics by anyone's standards, and some of them in particular - Secret of Mana, Final Fantasy 3, EarthBound and Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars - are massive role-playing games that can take dozens of hours to complete.

It was priced was £79.99, which seems to suggest the United Kingdom price will mirror the $79.99 price tag announced by Nintendo of America earlier today.

In November, Nintendo said it was working to increase production of the console.

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