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NES Classic Hack Allows You To Add New Games [Video]

The NES Classic is a wonderful little box of nostalgia, but there’s a pretty good chance that you’ll eventually get tired of the 30 pre-installed games. Well, there’s good news on that front, but it isn’t for the faint of heart.

This Reddit thread has revealed that it is possible to hack the machine to play ROM files of NES games. It’s all very precarious as acquiring said ROMs isn’t exactly legal in many cases, not to mention the fact that screwing up any of the more delicate steps of the hack will likely brick your machine. Undeterred? Instructions are available in English here if you are willing to take the risk. There’s also a guide video below for reference.

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(Ars Technica via Gizmodo)

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