NES Classic Returns, More Shipments of SNES Classic Promised

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More units of the SNES console will also be shipped on the product's September 29 launch, compared to their NES Classic launch, the company said, "with subsequent shipments arriving in stores regularly". Speaking to the Financial Times, Fils-Aime said, 'I would strongly urge you not to over-bid on an SNES Classic on any of the auction sites...

A NES Classic Controller can also be used on NES Virtual Console games on your Wii or Wii U console by connecting it to a Wii Remote controller.

The NES Classic Edition system will again be a miniaturized version of the groundbreaking NES, originally released in 1985.

To be blunt, you're pretty much screwed.

The SNES Classic will become available for purchase September 29, 2017, and the Nintendo NES Classic will see a re-release sometime in 2018, with no definitive date announced at this time. Then, about six months after it first hit store shelves, Nintendo discontinued the retro console in April after selling roughly 2.4 million units worldwide. "In addition, next summer we'll also bring the Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System back to Europe".

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Past year when Nintendo released the NES Classic, there was extreme supply issues that caused people to sell their NES Classic's at inflated prices for profit.

Fils-Aimé went on to add that the company had bigger fish to fry, and that there wasn't enough room in its production schedule for the NES Classic Edition.

"We know you are hungry for more details; on specs, games, pricing, timing", reads an Atari statement. The company plans to radically up the number of systems it produces, hopefully preventing the severe shortages that plagued last year's NES Classic.

For fans who missed out on that console release, Nintendo is promising more to come.

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