SNES Classic Release Countdown: One Month Until Launch

Posted: Aug 29 2017, 9:49am CDT | by , in News | Technology News

SNES Classic Release Countdown: One Month Until Launch

The SNES Classic Edition will be in stores in exactly one month from today.

Nintendo will release the highly anticipated SNES Classic Edition on Friday, September 29. In exactly one month from today, the wait for the Super NES Classic is over.

Those who managed to place a pre-order for the SNES Classic on August 22, can relax and look forward to launch day. For others, September 29 is the next big chance to get a $79.99 SNES Classic.

So far the ToysRUs, GameStop and Nintendo's New York store confirmed to stock the SNES Classic on release day. We also expect the SNES Classic to be available at Best Buy, Target, Walmart and smaller retail chains September 29. To Line up at a local retailer is one of the ways to get SNES Classic on launch day. Depending on location and popularity of stores, the lines will start at least 24 hours before the doors open on release day.

Read how to find the SNES Classic in stock at physical stores using three inventory tracking services.

We also expect the SNES Classic to go on sale online at and other online stores on release day. Get the free Tracker app and select "Notify Me" on the SNES Classic listing to get notified when the SNES Classic Edition is in stock online.

The Tracker app is available on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u".

The SNES Classic will be available at the following online stores:




Best Buy




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Resellers already offer the SNES Classic on eBay for up to $400. These listings will likely all be removed as there is a 30-day release requirement for pre-order listings. Expect legit reseller offers for the SNES Classic to appear on August 29. Once scalpers flood eBay with SNES Classic consoles, we will see what the initial market price for the SNES Classic is.

Five of Nintendo's major retail partners offered the new retro console for pre-order on August 22. All stores have quickly sold out of the SNES Classic. We have published a complete rundown of how the whole SNES Classic pre-order craziness. Follow I4U News on Twitter to not miss the next SNES Classic availability update.

The Tracker by I4U News - Real-time online inventory tracker

Updated: 2019-01-21 11:30:26am

Download the free The Tracker app available on iOS and Android to receive in-stock alerts in real-time on your smartphone. Shopping for hard to find items has never been easier!


Super Nintendo SNES Classic
Store: Amazon | Availability:  is available for Pre-order

Super Nintendo SNES Classic
Store: Gamestop | Availability:  is out of Stock

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Store: Walmart | Availability:  is out of Stock

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