The NES Traditional was one of many hottest objects to get throughout the vacation 2016 season, a lot in order that many players who needed to choose up one of many retro tributes have been unable to take action because of excessive demand. Even now, these consoles are promoting for large quantities on eBay because of the poor provide chain Nintendo had going for the NES Traditional.
After the announcement of the console and its unique video games earlier in the present day, Kotaku reached out to ask Nintendo whether or not or not they’ll have extra provide of the SNES Traditional in comparison with the NES Traditional. Whereas Nintendo refused to offer numbers, the rep did affirm that Nintendo plans on producing extra SNES Traditional models, at the least for this yr.
We aren’t offering particular numbers, however we are going to produce considerably extra models of Tremendous NES Traditional Version than we did of NES Traditional Version.
Tremendous Nintendo Leisure System: Tremendous NES Traditional Version is presently deliberate to ship from Sept. 29 till the tip of calendar yr 2017. Right now, now we have nothing to announce relating to any attainable shipments past this yr.
Whereas that’s nice information for followers of the SNES, what’s regarding about that assertion is that manufacturing looks like it’ll solely be for this yr. So that is your pre-warning that if you’d like one in all these consoles, you must get it once they’re accessible as a result of it feels like Nintendo will discontinue manufacturing fairly quickly after the tip of the yr, equally to what occurred with the NES Traditional.
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