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NES Remix 2

Nintendo, Indies Zero
Apr 25, 2014 - Wii U
Fair

OpenCritic Rating

74

Top Critic Average

50%

Critics Recommend

IGN
7.7 / 10
Metro GameCentral
6 / 10
Game Informer
7 / 10
GameSpot
7 / 10
Polygon
8 / 10
USgamer
4 / 5
Destructoid
8 / 10
Game Revolution
4 / 5
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Critic Reviews for NES Remix 2

Revisiting retro games in NES Remix 2 is a fun way to revisit the classics, or introduce them to someone new.

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The component games are better than the first time round but less well suited to the mini-game format, resulting in two unsatisfying halves of what could have been the perfect retro compilation.

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It's fun nostalgia, but that's about it

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NES Remix is a fun way to remind yourself to play through the classics again.

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NES Remix 2 makes decades-old games feel fresh and new

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The fundamental premise of NES Remix 2 remains sound, but the shift in focus to more complex source material crimps its style somewhat. Thankfully, the bonus modes go a long way toward restoring some of the shine to its star. It's not quite as essential a play as its predecessor, but it offers an amusing, self-referential distraction nevertheless.

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NES Remix 2 is a solid follow-up with more "must have" games and a few extras to sweeten the deal. If you passed due to the ho-hum nature of some of the titles in the original offering, think about checking it out this time around.

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Since I had such luck getting what I asked for out of my last review, I'll close with this: Nintendo should work with third-party publishers for NES Remix 3 so that we can mix in some Castlevania and Mega Man action and they need to hurry up with a SNES Remix. Shut up and take my money, Nintendo!

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