Back in July, Nintendo revealed that they’re launching a retro plug and play console called NES Classic Edition. This throwback console is a miniature replica of the original NES, and it comes packed with 30 classic games. Today, Nintendo announced that Japan is getting an even more retro console for the holidays.

The classic Family Computer system (which served as the basis for the NES in the West) will see new life as the “Nintendo Classic Mini: Famicom” in Japan. Like the NES Classic Edition, it’s a plug and play console that comes loaded with 30 games, and it goes on sale for ¥5,980 (approximately $60) on November 10th. Here’s the full list of games included with the console:

  • Donkey Kong
  • Mario Bros.
  • Pac-Man
  • Excitebike
  • Balloon Fight
  • Ice Climber
  • Galaga
  • Yie Ar Kung-Fu
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Atlantis no Nazo
  • Gradius
  • Ghosts ‘n Goblins
  • Solomon’s Key
  • Metroid
  • Castlevania
  • Zelda II – Adventure of Link
  • Tsuppari Oozumou
  • Super Mario Bros. 3
  • Ninja Gaiden
  • Mega Man 2
  • River City Ransom
  • Double Dragon II
  • Super Contra
  • Final Fantasy III
  • Dr. Mario
  • Downtown Nekketsu March: Let’s Go to the Great Athletic Meet
  • NES Open Tournament Golf
  • Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Kirby’s Adventure

Source: Nintendo (via Nintendo Everything)

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