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NES Adventure Game Idol Hakkenden Gets English Fan Translation

By Alistair . October 7, 2018 . 1:30pm

In text-based adventure game Idol Hakkenden, you play the youngest granddaughter in a King Lear-esque plot where you need to become a super idol. The game got an English fan translation recently.

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Dragon Quest Creator Yuji Horii Reminisces On Making The First Dragon Quest

By Alistair . September 27, 2018 . 4:00pm

Dragon Quest’s director Yuji Horii recently sat down to talk about his memories of making the game, such as why they made it a one-man party, and how Akira Toriyama got involved.

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Golf Story Galf Minigame Coming To The NES

By Jenni . September 27, 2018 . 9:00am

The NES version of the Golf Story Galf minigame will include a VS mode.

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Little Medusa Released On The NES, SNES, And Genesis

By Jenni . August 8, 2018 . 10:30am

Little Medusa, a puzzle game inspired by titles like Kickle Cubicle, is now available for the NES, SNES, and Genesis.

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Shadow Spirits Vol. 1 Has New RPG Songs With A Retro Spin

By Siliconera . April 16, 2018 . 3:00pm

Scarlet Moon Records announced a new chiptunes album with songs inspired by 8-bit and 16-bit RPG themes. These original songs were written by Cody Carpenter who exclusively used the NES chipset.

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Hack Reshapes The Turtles’ Combat Roles

By Joel . July 4, 2017 . 11:00am

The Return to New York hack gives each ninja turtle a clearer role in combat, adjusting attacks, health, and speed to make them stand out in certain situations.

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Here’s How The NES Classic Edition Compares To The Original NES

By Casey . November 9, 2016 . 9:00am

In a new video we get a look at how the NES Classic Edition runs Super Mario Bros. 3 in a side-by-side comparison to the original system.

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Secret Password In River City Ransom Maxes Out All Your Stats And More

By Casey . October 17, 2016 . 8:30am

When used, the password grants fully maxed-out stats, $999.99, as well as all six of the technique books. In addition, the first player’s name will be changed to Shin.

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Takeshi’s Castle Power Pad Game Now Playable In English

By Joel . September 20, 2016 . 4:00pm

Prepare to brutalize yourself with this fan translation of Family Trainer: Totsugeki! Fuuun Takeshi Jou, a physically-demanding Power Pad game for the Famicom.

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Developers Creating Famicom Cart For Sidescroller Haunted Halloween ‘86

By Joel . June 3, 2016 . 5:30pm

With the success of their recent Kickstarter, developer Retrotainment Games will be releasing Haunted Halloween ’86 on Famicom carts as well as NES ones, complete with a Japanese translation.

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Super Russian Roulette – A Dangerous Party Game For Your NES Zapper

By Joel . March 8, 2016 . 2:30pm

Kickstarter to put trash-talking NES multiplayer game Super Russian Roulette on actual cartridges smashes its goal.

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8Bit Evolution’s Germ Squashers Is A Charitable New NES Game

By Jenni . January 13, 2016 . 9:00am

The Germ Squashers homebrew NES game will benefit the Children’s Miracle Network and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

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Quest Forge – By Order Of Kings Is Reminiscent Of Legend of Zelda

By Jenni . September 8, 2015 . 12:00pm

Ludosity’s Quest Forge – By Order of Kings sends players out to save the world on their NES systems.

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Roll Chan Evolution Is The Closest Thing We Got To A New Mega Man Game In 2013

By Spencer . January 1, 2014 . 1:45am

If you’re nostalgic for a Mega Man game check out Roll Chan Evolution. A romhacker edited the original Mega Man and made Mega Man’s sister Roll a playable character.

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Let’s Unbox The Final Fantasy VII Famicom Bootleg

By Spencer . May 11, 2013 . 9:58am

No, Square Enix never made Final Fantasy VII for the Famicom. A Chinese company took the story of the game and hacked Final Fantasy II to create a Final Fantasy VII demake.