Two for the price of two?
Nintendo's NES Remix Pack, a retail compilation of eShop titles NES Remix and NES Remix 2, contains two great games but feels like a bit of a missed opportunity. While both games are quite good, Nintendo has opted to simply package the two together and not made an attempt to make them feel like a cohesive whole. We didn't...
Remember NES Remix and NES Remix 2? These two minigame-focused mash-ups took famous scenes or sections from popular NES titles and gave them a WarioWare-style spin, and both went down rather well in terms of critical response. Sadly, it seems they didn't go down well enough for Nintendo to give us more in the 'Remix' line, with the...
Just $19.99 each
In mid-February a retailer listing from Canadian store VGP Video Games Plus pointed to a new batch of Nintendo Selects titles being on the way to North America. The good news is that the listing was accurate, with Nintendo of America confirming that the range of Wii U, 3DS and Wii games will be available for $19.99 - that's the US...
Includes Wii U, 3DS and even Wii titles
The European range of Nintendo Selects titles - which is available at handsome price points - has continued to grow, leaving some in North America frustrated at the lack of progress in their region. Thankfully that seems to be heading for an improvement, with Canadian retailer VGP Video Games Plus apparently...
A repackaged mix of remixed packages!
Nintendo of America has confirmed that the quirky mash-up challenges of NES Remix and NES Remix 2 will be hitting retail shelves sometime around the holidays. Nintendo announced the offering, currently known as NES Remix Pack, on its Twitter feed during their live event at San Diego Comic Con: [tweet...
Try your hand at an onslaught of rapid-fire challenges and mash-ups of over 25 of the greatest retro games from the NES era! Improve your scores by reattempting stages, then share your replays with other players online.
Start out by completing simple challenges like collecting coins in the original Super Mario Bros. game or reaching the finish line in one race of Excitebike. Then, test your skills by taking on increasingly difficult challenges, like attempting to complete one level of the original Donkey Kong game with only a spotlight on your character! Share your accomplishments with other players through the NES REMIX Miiverse online community. Earn high scores to unlock more challenges, and experience Super Luigi Bros., the reverse-oriented version of the original Super Mario Bros. game featuring none other than Luigi himself!
- Dominate action-packed chunks of retro Nintendo games such as Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, and Donkey Kong
- Test your skills in a series of altered 8-bit challenges
- Features gameplay from over 25 classic 8-bit Nintendo games
- Reattempt stages to improve your times and unlock more challenges
- Challenges from NES REMIX 2 include bite-sized chunks of Super Mario Bros. 3, Zelda II- The Adventure of Link, Metroid, Kid Icarus, and Kirby’s Adventure, among many others
- Share your replays with the NES REMIX Miiverse online community
- Connect to the Nintendo eShop to download full versions of your favorite classic games.