Nintendo Entertainment System
A standard NES console.
Developer(s) Nintendo
Console Type Home console
Generation Third
Release Date(s)
Discontinued 1995
Successor SNES
The Nintendo Entertainment System (also known as the NES) is the first video game console created by Nintendo. It was released in 1985. In Japan, the system was known as the Family Computer (or Famicom) and had a diiferent design. It is the predecessor to the SNES.



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  • Masayuki Uemura, one of the designers of the NES console, revealed in January 2016 that the colours of the console were modelled after then-Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi's favourite scarf.
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