The NES Classic is coming back

Matt Sayer 13 September 2017 NEWS


The mini console will return to stores in 2018.

Nintendo has delivered some big news today, announcing that the NES Classic will be coming back to stores next year, with new shipments scheduled for the middle of 2018.

Additionally, Nintendo has confirmed that there'll be more units of the upcoming SNES Classic available on launch day than were shipped for the NES Classic across the entirety of last year. Better yet, shipments will continue through 2018, despite initial plans to cease shipments at the end of this year.

In other Nintendo news, achievements are reportedly on the way to the Nintendo Switch, and Super Mario 64 was recently modded with online multiplayer.

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