Nintendo puts out SNES Classic for pre-order, sells out in half-hour

Nintendo put its SNES Classic up for pre-order Monday night at midnight, but like its predecessor it sold out in record time.

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First teaser for 'Stargate Origins' airs at San Diego Comic-Con 2017

MGM’s new Stargate streaming service is set to give fans the best of old and new, offering up hundreds of classic episodes, as well as a brand new prequel series subtitled Origins.

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Unofficial World of Warcraft ‘Felmyst’ Server Revisits The Burning Crusade

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There’s a new private server launching for World of Warcraft, but this one isn’t focused on the classic game. Instead, it will attempt to emulate the first expansion released for WoW, The Burning Crusade.

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Why did Nintendo announce the Super Nintendo Classic Edition now?

After the successful launch of the Nintendo Classic Edition last November, Nintendo curiously decided to discontinue the product. But with the announcement of the Super Nintendo Classic Edition, it looks as if Nintendo is doubling down on a strategy that worked in the past, even if it’s still finding its footing in other areas, particularly mobile.

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Nintendo Switch back in stock at Best Buy today, but get there early

Days after Best Buy replenished its NES Classic Edition stock for what might be the very last time, the retailer has announced that it is bringing the Nintendo Switch back to store shelves as well on Friday, April 28th.

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Nintendo may launch Super Nintendo mini for Christmas, reports say

After the success of its Nintendo Classic Edition, Nintendo may unveil a follow up to it, this time focused around Super Nintendo.

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The NES Classic Edition is still in stock on Amazon if you hurry

Last week we gave you the heads up that the insanely popular NES Classic Edition was finally — FIIIIIIINALLY — back in stock on Amazon.

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An inside look at how Paddington Bear, other classic toys are made

An inside look at a small-toy company that transforms classic storybook characters like the Paddington Bear into soft, plush toys for kids of all ages.

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Nintendo has already sold 1.5 million NES Classic Edition consoles

Riding on a wave of nostalgia, the NES Classic Edition quickly became one of the hottest ticket items this holiday shopping season.

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BlackBerry Lets Go of Its Classic Phone


BlackBerry on Tuesday announced it will cease manufacturing the BlackBerry Classic.
“The Classic has long surpassed the average lifespan for a smartphone in today’s market,” noted COO Ralph Pini. “To keep innovating and advancing our portfolio, we are updating our smartphone lineup with state-of-the-art devices.” BlackBerry intends to continue supporting its BlackBerry 10 platform while expanding to include Android. It plans to release BB 10.3.3 next month and make another refresh next year.

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Review: Apple's 4" iPhone SE is better than we deserve

Article Image With a decidedly classic design just like the iPhone 5 series, the new iPhone SE has been completely revamped inside in a huge way. For fans of smaller phones, the iPhone SE is just what you’ve been waiting for — a capable, modern smartphone in a compact, ultraportable, proven chassis.

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Video gamers compete as X Games athletes for second year in a row

Nicholas “Classic” DiCostanzo, 23, is one of the more stationary athletes at this year’s X Games, the annual ESPN-sponsored extreme sports competition, which kicks off Thursday in Austin. While there will be everything from skateboarders, to BMX bikers, to off-road truckers at the three-day event, DiCostanzo will be playing “Call of Duty” with eLevate, his electronic sports (eSports) team. This is only the second year that eSports has had a presence at the competition, and players like DiCostanzo and his teammates are working hard to quiet the skeptics who question whether they are athletes.

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