On Friday the NES Classic Edition finally hits store shelves, albeit in what seems to be very limited quantities. We’ve written multiple articles about the games included with the system. What’s interesting is that for some reason Nintendo chose not to include digital versions of the game manuals on the system itself. Instead, it’s directing gamers to go to a special site where they can look through them. What’s cool is that they have the printed manuals as well – just as they appeared back in the day.
Some of the manuals are exceptionally fun to look at. Many times they refer to items or characters as different names than what we’re used to today. The original Castlevania has some cool nuggets: