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Where To Buy NES Classic Edition: Stock Sparse At Walmart, Target, Toys 'R' Us, But Pricier Options Available.

Nintendo's highly anticipated (http://www.nintendo.com/nes-classic/) NES Classic Edition launched on Nov. 11 and immediately sold out on Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart.

The $60 console, which includes 30 classic NES games, is a major hit this holiday season.

The NES Classic Edition sold out at most retailers, but scalpers are selling it online for more than triple the retail price. We've compiled a list of locations where you'll hopefully be able to buy Nintendo's NES Classic Edition.

(https://www.amazon.com/Nintendo-Entertainment-System-NES-Classic/dp/B01IFJBQ1E/ref=as_li_ss_tl?s=videogames&ie=UTF8&qid=1478966708&sr=1-1&keywords=nes+classic+edition&linkCode=sl1&tag=dappguid-20&linkId=55e71da84cef317c190946de74dc5716) Amazon - The NES Classic Edition is selling between $215 - $230 on Amazon.com.

(http://www.bestbuy.com/site/nintendo-entertainment-system-nes-classic-edition/5389100.p?skuId=5389100) Best Buy - Best Buy sent an (http://www.idigitaltimes.com/nes-classic-edition-restock-due-us-best-buy-target-australia-datestimes-here-572941) email to customers interested in buying the NES Classic Edition saying the restock would be happening in-store "tomorrow" on Dec. 20. Sure Best Buy got the "tomorrow" part wrong, but at least the hot item will be in stock on Dec. 20.

(http://newyork.craigslist.org/search/sss?sort=rel&query=nes%20classic) Craigslist - Craigslist, which isn't the safest place to purchase electronics, has  o the NES Classic Edition on sale between $195 and $300.

(http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?LH_Complete=1&LH_Sold=1&_from=R40&_sacat=0&_dcat=139971&Platform=Nintendo%2520Classic%2520Mini&_nkw=nes+classic&_pgn=3&_skc=400&rt=nc) eBay - The NES Classic Edition is selling between $170 and $310.

(http://www.gamestop.com/browse?nav=16k-3-nes+classic+edition,28zu0) GameStop - You can find listings for the Classic Edition through GameStop link. Though, we're not sure when more will be available.

(http://www.target.com/c/nintendo-nes-classic/-/N-706yv) Target - You may not be able to buy Nintendo NES Classic on (http://target.com) Target.com , but according to the website you can find the console at Target stores. You'll just need to check your local store for availability.

(http://www.toysrus.com/buy/wii/nintendo-entertainment-system-nes-classic-edition-clvsnesa-106283536) Toys R Us - Toys R Us had new stocks of the NES Classic Edition on Dec. 4, according to (http://www.gamenguide.com/articles/83536/20161206/nes-classic-edition-gets-restocked-toys-r-us-claims-having-stocks.htm) Gamenguide but after quickly selling out there is no word on when more will become available.

(http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/index.jsp) Urban Outfitters - On Tuesday, the clothing company announced it will be selling the NES Classic Edition on its website for $59.98, but those quickly sold out.  

(https://www.walmart.com/ip/54043501) Walmart -  The NES Classic Edition is available at Walmart's website, but it retails for $264.

As for the games, the NES Classic Edition games include retro classics like Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Metroid, Donkey Kong, Pac-Man and Kirby's Adventure.

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