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Classic Nintendo Games

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Nintendo games were a significant part of the childhood of all those who grew up in the 80s and 90s. This classic arcade gaming gave us some timeless classic games that are still enjoyed by gamers on the popular gaming consoles of today. Some of Nintendo’s best classic games are as follows.

Donkey Kong

Released back in 1981, Donkey Kong is one of Nintendo’s earliest successes. It’s a platform game where you have to maneuver your character by jumping over and dodging obstacles. The main objective of the player is to rescue the Jumpman’s girlfriend who has been kidnapped by the ape known as the Donkey Kong.

Super Mario Bros.

A sequel to the 83’s Mario Bros., this game is one of the most successful arcade games of all time. With the multiplayer feature, the game is all about helping Mario and his brother rescue the princess. The legacy of Super Mario is still alive and well as the game is still releasing new titles on Wii U.

The Legend of Zelda

The Legend of Zelda is an action-adventure Nintendo game series. The third edition of the game, A Link to the Past was commercially successful as more than 4 million units of the game was sold. The Legend of Zelda is considered to be one of the greatest games of all time. A sequel to the game, titled A Link Between Worlds, was released in 2013.

Tetris

Everyone has heard of the popular block-building game Tetris, whose first version was released back in 1984. Tetris is classified as an arcade puzzle game, and the main idea of the game is to form rows of blocks to score points. It’s fair to say that even after 30 years, this classic game is still available on all platforms and is widely played by Tetris fans.