Games That Defined The NES (That Weren’t Made By Nintendo)

It is difficult to underestimate the importance of the original Nintendo Entertainment System, or the Famicom as it is known in Japan. After the video game industry crashed and burned following the Atari 2600’s decline, the console reestablished the medium as a mainstay in the home, with a massive library of classic titles that set numerous precedents games still follow to this day.