Nintendo’s plan to release a SNES Mini console for the Christmas market this year was revealed by sources close to Eurogamer today. That means Nintendo’s clearly happy with the response to their mini NES console over the past few months, and the news might answer some questions fans have over the fact that the NES Mini has been discontinued.
To be honest, I wasn’t that surprised when Nintendo announced earlier this month that the NES Classic had finished its production run. The console has been highly sought after over the past few months due to its rarity, which while not bringing Nintendo as much sales in return, definitely aligned the company with the values it used to be associated with.
With the fall of the Wii U it quickly became obvious that Nintendo wasn’t the industry figurehead it once was. However, the Japanese giant still had two things to hold…
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