More evidence that Nintendo's NX is going to use physical game cartridges - Ars Technica

A new Wall Street Journal report adds credence to previous rumors that Nintendo is planning to use cartridges rather than optical discs for its still-shadowy NX console. The report, which cites unnamed "people familiar with the matter," suggests that ...and more »

25 Video Game Cartridges, Ranked - Motherboard

From function to finesse, here are the greatest slabs of plastic that stored our video games. Rumours have been brewing for some time, but it's looking more likely than ever that Nintendo will use some form of cartridges for its next console, a system ...and more »

Nintendo's New NX Console to Go Retro With Videogame Cartridges - Wall Street Journal

TOKYO—Nintendo Co. plans to adopt cartridges for its next-generation videogame console, people familiar with the matter said, a step that might prompt a reassessment of the old-school format. The industry prefers optical discs when physically ...and more »

You can play these 10 Super Nintendo classics right now - Chicago Tribune

But did you know that, thanks to the magic of porting teams at Sony and Nintendo, a lot of the games you loved in the '90s are playable right now on some of your newer consoles? As long as you've got a Wii U, Wii, or PlayStation hardware made after ...and more »

Report: Nintendo is bringing the cartridge back for its new console - The Next Web

Nintendo plans to release its new system with a format many of us thought was dead — the cartridge. Ultimately abandoned after the Nintendo 64, the cartridge was long feared dead until chip-based cartridges started garnering new attention. Flash ...and more »

Nintendo NX Will Shun Discs, Use Cartridges Instead: Why This Is A Good Idea, Aside From Nostalgia - Tech Times

A Wall Street Journal report further confirms that the Nintendo NX will be using cartridges instead of discs. Nostalgia is one of the reasons for the decision, but there are many more. ( Kevork Djansezian | Getty Images ). Advertisement. It has been ...and more »

The Nintendo NX Is Bringing Cartridges Back: Report - Gizmodo

The glory days of Nintendo consoles will forever be tied to endlessly blowing in plastic game cartridges. With its upcoming convertible system, Nintendo will try to recapture that magic, a source told The Wall Street Journal. Advertisement. Nintendo is ...and more »

Why Nintendo's Next Console Might Bring Back Cartridges - Popular Mechanics

Nintendo is planning to bring back cartridge-based gaming for its next console, code-named NX. And while Nintendo has been riding a wave of nostalgia lately, this decision is based firmly in what the technology can do. Optical discs overtook cartridges ...and more »

Nintendo NX Will Use Cartridges, Report Says - GameSpot

Nintendo's NX using cartridges has been reported in the past. Now, it sounds even more likely as the Wall Street Journal has heard from "people familiar with the matter" that the company's next console will pass on discs. It's important to note that ...and more »

Nintendo To Adopt Cartridges Into Next Gen Game Consoles - iTech Post

A few more treasures pulled from my old bedroom closet. These are SNES carts, of course. Specifically (from back to front): Yoshi's Island, Super Tennis, Final Fantasy II and Secret of Mana. More info on these games can be found here: ...and more »