[WATCH]: Nintendo Announces The Mini Family Computer

Oct 02, 2016 at 4:12 PM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Gadgets & Technology

Are you gamers ready to be brought back to the year 1980's? With Nintendo bringing back its iconic Family Computer, today's generation can now a taste of what is it like to play games during the 1980's.

Japanese manufacturer Nintendo recently announced the return of the Family Computer. This console was first released in the year 1983 and was discontinued last 1995 on the US and 2005 in Japan.

The console uses a ROM cartridge that displays 8-bit graphics. But in this mini modern Family Computer, the game graphics is slightly improved. Equipped with HDMI and USB ports, you can now play it using modern television sets. In addition to, you can now save games unlike before. Below is a list of games included.

  • Donkey Kong
  • Mario Bros.
  • Pac-Man
  • Excitebike
  • Balloon Fight
  • Ice Climber
  • Galaga
  • Yie Ar Kung-Fu
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Atlantis no Nazo
  • Gradius
  • Ghosts 'n Goblins
  • Solomon's Key
  • Metroid
  • Castlevania
  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
  • Tsuppari Ozumo
  • Super Mario Bros. 3
  • Ninja Gaiden
  • Mega Man 2
  • River City Ransom
  • Double Dragon II: The Revenge
  • Super Contra
  • Final Fantasy III
  • Dr. Mario
  • Downtown Nekketsu Koushinkyoku: Soreyuke daiundoukai
  • Mario Open Golf
  • Super Mario USA (the US version of Super Mario Bros. 2)
  • Kirby's Adventure

The Mini Family Computer will be released on November 10th for 5,980 yen, or about $59.

Oct 02, 2016 at 4:12 PM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Gadgets & Technology