INTRO: To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the famous plumber from “Super Mario Bros.”, Nintendo recently held a Nintendo Direct session during which they announced a bunch of Mario-themed stuff. Amidst rumors of an upgraded Switch console coming next year, the Japanese game-makes announced a special Super Mario Bros. “Game & Watch” device.
Nintendo Launching “Game & Watch” Console
Now, for the unaware, Nintendo’s “Game & Watch” series of handheld were quite popular back in its heydays, which was the 1980s. Each “Game & Watch” device contained just one game which was played on an LCD display. This LCD screen, aside from showing the content of the sport, also acted as a clock. As a result, the devices were placed under a replacement “Game & Watch” series.
Now, to honor 35 successful years of the foremost popular game, “Super Mario Bros.”, Nintendo announced that they’re going to be launching a replacement “Game & Watch” handheld device with an all-new color LCD display. it’ll feature classic games just like the Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros: The Lost Levels (released an excellent Mario Bros. 2 in Japan), and an upgraded version of Game & Watch: Ball featuring Mario.
Looks Of the Gaming Console
Coming to the planning, the upcoming “Game & Watch” console will look an equivalent because the original one and can accompany a +Control Pad to regulate the games. aside from a gaming console, a bit like the first one from 1980, the new “Game & Watch” device also can be used as a digital clock.
According to the announcement, the new “Game & Watch” device will release within the market on November 13 of this year. it’ll be an edition device and Nintendo fans can get one among these for $49.99 (~Rs 3,660).
As per Nintendo, “pre-order details coming soon”. you’ll inspect the device on Nintendo’s official website.