So, I’m noticing something weird these days.

Actually, it’s a subject of interest rather than confusion.

If you believe the reports there is a massive popularity resurgence for classic video games. This holds especially true for classic NES (Nintendo) and SNES (Super Nintendo) games. That much is rather understandable and rather unsurprising if you think about it. These games were never really reproduced beyond their initial run (or at least within five years of it) so there is a fixed number of units in existence. In addition time can easily degrade classic electronics and especially old NES systems as we were all in the habit of blowing into them, not knowing that our spit was eroding the copper contact points inside.

So there’s something to the idea of simply buying a classic system, plugging a game in and playing.

Or is there?

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