Nintendo Scores Big with the NES Classic Edition

When I first heard about Nintendo’s plans to release an NES Classic Edition plug-and-play console, I nearly imploded. This was one of my first consoles after the greatest-of-all-time Atari 2600. It was simple and simply amazing. I must’ve spent soooo many days, weeks, months, years playing all kinds of games from Super Mario Bros. to Metroid. I’ll never forget the insane jealousy that poured  through my body the first time I visited my cousins in …

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Nintendo’s Original NES Returns!

NES Replica

I’m an old school gamer. If you know me, you know that the Atari 2600 is still my all-time favorite system. But over the years, I’ve had dozens of different consoles from the original NES to the Sony PlayStation to the Xbox One and loads in between. I’ve pretty much loved them all. Now, besides the Atari 2600, my next favorite systems would have to be the original NES and the Sega Genesis. I played …

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