Famicom Mini console

Famicom Mini console

A mini Famicom console is being created in Japan.

Nintendo are riding on the popularity of the Mini NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) and have announced the launch of the Famicom Mini, which will feature 30 in-built games including Pac-Man, Super Mario Bros and The Legend of Zelda.

The console will feature games in 720p, is powered by USB and comes with two hard-wired controllers, unlike the NES Mini, which only comes with one console with the option to add another.

The unit is being sold exclusively in Japan for 5,980 yen and will be launched in November 10.