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NES Classic Bundles in Stock at ThinkGeek Right Now

This is not a drill. This could be our last chance to get our hands on that adorable little NES Classic console.


Are you one of the millions of people who were disappointed by Nintendo's poor supply chain management of the NES Classic console. ThinkGeek has NES Classic Edition in stock right now, but only if you buy a bundle. There are 6 total bundles with prices ranging from $139.99 to $219.99. U.S. sales only and bundles are limited to 1 per customer. ThinkGeek released the following statement:


We were bummed when we heard that Nintendo halted production of the NES Classic Edition and had no plans to produce it again. After Nintendo shipped the last of them back in April, we shed a tiny pixelated tear and waved a fond goodbye. But then one of the buying ninjas at GameStop revealed they'd gotten their hands on a supply (sometimes it's good to have Corporate Overlords). Timmy thinks it involved some big Colombian banana cartel, but we don't ask questions of the ninjas in Grapevine. Mostly because we can't ever find them.

But wait. There's more. Literally. With your super-awesome, hard-to-find, not-marked-up-on-eBay NES Classic Edition you're going to score some bonus Nintendo goodies."

Please take a look at the 6 different NES Classic console bundles available right now at ThinkGeek.

NES Classic Edition + 3 Canvases, Puzzle, Puppet

Price: $139.99

  • Classic NES Box Art - Exclusive Canvas Art - 3 Total
  • The Legend of Zelda: Classic 550pc Puzzle
  • Mario Piranha Plant Puppet

NES Classic Edition + Book, Lamp, Puzzle

Price: $149.99

  • Playing With Power Book
  • Mario Question Block Lamp
  • World 1-2 550pc Puzzle

NES Classic Edition + Slate & Shield Backpack, Travel Mug

Price: $159.99

  • Breath of the Wild Sheikah Slate Sketchbook
  • Breath of the Wild Shield Backpack
  • Zelda Travel mug

NES Classic Edition + Tetris Lamp & Book

Price: $149.99

  • Tetris Stackable LED Desk Lamp
  • Playing With Power: Nintendo NES Classics

NES Classic Edition + Mega Man Helmet, 8-Bit Pin Set

Price: $169.99

  • Mega Man Helmet Replica
  • Mega Man Collectible Enamel Pin Sets

NES Classic Edition + Mega Man Helmet, Proto Man Buster, Mega Buster Mug

Price: $219.99

  • Wearable Mega Man Helmet: Scale Replica
  • Proto Man Buster Replica
  • Mega Man Buster Gun Mug

A reminder that these NES Classic console bundles are only in stock right now at ThinkGeek. This may be your last chance to finally play with power. Classic power!

UPDATE: All bundles sold out in less than an hour.


Asif Khan is the Luminary and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

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    July 25, 2017 12:30 PM

    Asif Khan posted a new article, NES Classic Bundles in Stock at ThinkGeek Right Now

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      July 25, 2017 12:34 PM

      All of those include at least one item I really don't want... Decisions, decisions.

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      July 25, 2017 12:44 PM

      Geez, looks like the $140 and $150 bundles are already sold out

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      July 25, 2017 12:48 PM

      All gone :(

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      July 25, 2017 12:48 PM

      Their parent company apparently hoarded some specifically for bundling. I'm not going to support that.

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        July 25, 2017 12:55 PM

        I just want one of them :(

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        July 25, 2017 3:05 PM

        That would be GameStop.

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          July 25, 2017 3:09 PM

          Yeah, sorry. Wasn't trying to be mysterious about it, just thought it was well known.

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          July 25, 2017 3:10 PM

          Yeah, they're trying to reorient away from used game sales and into retro/merch sales. Judging by the volume of stupid shit I see my 'retro' friends buy, they're gonna do fine.

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      July 25, 2017 12:49 PM

      LMAO they're all gone already. jfc

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        July 25, 2017 1:13 PM

        I thought the $220 bundle would have held on a bit longer, but nope

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          July 25, 2017 1:15 PM

          I'm kind of surprised they didn't just sit there. Wouldn't have guessed people would want to pay around the same price as some of the ebay listings I've seen and get a bunch of extra junk they don't want.

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      July 25, 2017 12:50 PM

      I'm not buying one cause It's Not My God Damn Nostalgia, Understand Monkey Boy? But that Tetris lamp is still pretty cute, and totally available separately. It would be a nice lamp if there was no such thing as Tetris.

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        July 25, 2017 1:24 PM

        Well then good news!

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          July 25, 2017 2:59 PM

          Ahhh stop I've been resisting getting one of those for a long time.
          (I think I may make my own, I can justify it as 3d modelling/printing practice)

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            July 25, 2017 3:03 PM

            They should make it so complete horizontal lines turn off. That way, if you want to use it as a lamp you need to be shitty at Tetris.

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      July 25, 2017 12:51 PM


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      July 25, 2017 1:28 PM

      *not for real price

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      July 25, 2017 1:46 PM

      Man that's pretty shameless

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