LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System officially announced

Following the leak, Nintendo have officially announced that the LEGO NES building kit that will be available for purchase on August 1 across various LEGO retail stores and exclusively for $229.99, around PHP12,000, with a wider release in 2021.

You can check out the official announcement trailer below:

Fans will have a nostalgia trip as a mechanically functional version of the NES will include a “controller with a connecting cable and plug and even an opening slot for the Game Pak with a locking feature. The console also comes with a buildable retro TV, featuring a flat 8-bit Mario figure on the scrolling screen. Fans can scan an included action brick with LEGO Mario from the LEGO Super Mario Starter Course, so he reacts to on-screen enemies, obstacles and power-ups just as he would have in the iconic Super Mario Bros. game.” as per a press release (via Nintendo Everything).

Looking to add this to your collection? These are going to sell out fast so get ready to check in on your contacts!

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