Top 10 Facts About the SNES Classic

We divulge 10 things you might not have known about the games offered onboard Nintendo's Super NES Classic Edition.


This September, Nintendo will release the Super NES Classic Edition, a miniature-sized replica of its famous 16-bit console and a follow-up to last holiday's bestselling (and sold out) NES Classic. Nintendo, Capcom, Konami, and other publishers compiled 21 masterpieces for you to play, ranging from Super Mario World and Street Fighter 2 Turbo to the never-before-released Star Fox 2.

Ahead of the mini machine's release this fall, we dug into the past and returned with 10 facts you might not have known about the games baked into the SNES Classic. For more videos, including gameplay and interviews, visit the Shacknews and YouTube channels.

In case you missed it, check out our feature about 11 Games Missing from Nintendo's SNES Classic.

Also, we have the SNES Classic's Japanese counterpart covered in our 5 Facts About the Games Exclusive to the Super Famicom Mini article.

If that hasn't satiated your appetite for SNES Classic content we have a huge feature about 21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic.

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