Report: NES Emulation Plans Found on Nintendo Switch

It’s only a matter of time until Nintendo starts re-releasing classic games from bygone console eras of their past on the Nintendo Switch. Now, modders who are taking apart the Switch and learning all its intricacies are saying the console has a NES emulator

“According to modders who are working on the Switch right now, there is a NES Emulator embedded in the firmware codenamed ‘flog'”, as reported by Source Gaming.

It’s worth mentioning Nintendo previously confirmed free NES games for users that subscribe to their new paid online service, on the Nintendo Switch.

As with any rumor, please take this with a grain of salt – however, what kind of NES games would you like to see first launched for the Switch? Sound off in the comments below!

Brandon Orselli


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