The SNES Classic Is Available Today

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It’s finally here! After months of anticipation, the SNES Classic is finally available worldwide. Not only that, but it appears that they’re in good supply as well. According to Wario64 on Twitter, many stores have had ample stock, and a number of Amazon Treasure Trucks have been showing up in cities across the US with supplies of SNES Classics on hand.

As a reminder, here is the full list of games included on the system:

  • Contra III: The Alien Wars
  • Donkey Kong Country
  • EarthBound
  • Final Fantasy III
  • F-ZERO
  • Kirby Super Star
  • Kirby’s Dream Course
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
  • Mega Man X
  • Secret of Mana
  • Star Fox
  • Star Fox 2
  • Street Fighter II Turbo: Hyper Fighting
  • Super Castlevania IV
  • Super Ghouls ‘n Ghosts
  • Super Mario Kart
  • Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars
  • Super Mario World
  • Super Metroid
  • Super Punch-Out!!
  • Yoshi’s Island

The SNES Classic was first rumored in April to be hitting store shelves this holiday, and was later confirmed in June to be releasing in the fall. It’s been getting great reviews so far, and the Internet is certainly abuzz with excitement.

I got my preorder in at Target when they first went up, so mine will be showing up within the next week, so I’m definitely excited for that. Be sure to check back for my hands-on impressions!

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