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SNES 25th Anniversary post!

SNES 25th Anniversary post!

This week, The SNES turned 25. Hard to believe, I know. The console won over the hearts of many, but it’s history is possibly the most interesting thing about the console. Let’s dive into the legacy and the not so typically known facts about the SNES! A little known fact about Nintendo: After nearly singlehandedly reviving the American video game market, becoming a smash hit in Japan and good sales in Europe, Nintendo was comfortable with their NES Console. It wasn’t until  Sega, Nintendo’s competitor, released their 16bit Genesis/Mega Drive did Nintendo realize that the  NES wasn’t  going to survive in the market much longer. Nintendo decided to up their game, and released their own 16 bit console nearly 2 years […]