While I’ve owned many gaming systems since I was a kid, I’ve got a soft spot for my first grey, 8-bit console, who I lovingly called “Nintendo.” In that time, I had all the classics and the best known games (as well all did), and I was a master at Duck Hunt, Super Mario Bros. & Metroid. God, I miss those simple days.
Did you know, though, that in the lifetime of the NES, there were a total of 714 games made for the console? Sure, some of them were derivative and crap, but there are some gems in there, that would blow your mind today.
Here’s some of the forgotten and underrated ones that deserve a revisit.