There's a secret message buried inside Nintendo's new $60 console

Business Insider | 1/12/2017 | Ben Gilbert
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Nintendo's new $60 game console, the NES Classic Edition, is an adorable, inexpensive, easy way to play a ton of classic Nintendo games. The entire original "Super Mario Bros." trilogy, the first two "Legend of Zelda" games, and much more are all on the console out of the box.

It's quite a system!

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But for some folks — namely, hackers — that wasn't enough. By plugging the system into a computer via USB, they started digging in. First, they added a ton more games to the console.

One hacker more than doubled the number of games on the system.

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Then hackers discovered a hilarious message hidden within the system's code. This one's a bit of a deep reference, so bear with us:

"This is the hanafuda captain speaking. Launching emulation in 3...2...1. Many efforts, tears and countless hours have been put into this jewel. So, please keep this place tidied up and don't break everything! Cheers,...
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