The— aka the NES Mini — is coming back from the dead on Friday, June 29.
The miniaturized version of the 1980s game console was first released on November 11, 2016, and instantly became the impossible-to-find gift of that year’s holiday season. Nintendo effectively discontinued it the following April, even as it drummed up anticipation for its sequel, the that arrived in November 2017.
But you can’t keep a good retro console down: Nintendo announced in September of 2017 that the confirmed to be June 29.. The arrival date was more recently
What’s the deal with the resurrected NES Classic? How does it compare to its sibling, the SNES Classic? And can you get any of these games on the Switch?