The NES Classic is as good as retro gaming gets, and it's coming to stores today (Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, Gamestop and Target) however retailers on- and offline are not accepting pre-orders and are warning of very limited supply. For $60 the tiny console comes packing 30 popular titles including Super Mario Bros. 1-3, Metroid, Mega Man 2, and The Legend of Zelda. Good luck in your hunt!
Experts at one time proclaimed PC gamers were a dying breed, threatened by everything from piracy / poorly implemented DRM, a new generation of consoles and even mobile gaming.
History has a funny way of repeating itself. Given enough time, old items and fads tend to become trendy once more. Recent examples include vinyl records, the iPod classic and video game remakes, just to name a few.