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Classic Collection

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Classic Collection
Developer(s): Nintendo
Publisher(s): Nintendo
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Category: Action
Players: 1
Predecessor: N/A
Successor: N/A

Classic Collection[1] is a Nintendo 3DS tech demo consisting of demos of games originally released for older Nintendo hardware. The demo was showcased at E3 2010, alongside the Nintendo 3DS hardware.

Some of these games would later be released as part of the 3D Classics series.


The demo consists of clips of stereoscopic 3D versions of NES and SNES games, including:

Players are able to scroll through the selection of games using the face buttons. None of the games can be played, however; the demos are merely video footage of the above games.[2]

Technical details

Technical details
Input / compatible controllers: Nintendo 3DS


  1. First Look: 3DS Classic Collection. Nintendo Everything (June 17, 2010). Retrieved November 27, 2016.
  2. Nintendo 3DS Classic Collection Exclusive Footage (E3 2010). YouTube (June 20, 2010). Retrieved November 27, 2016.
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