The NES Classic Edition, a smaller version of a 30-year-old game system, is one of the year’s hottest gifts. But the trip down memory lane isn’t without headaches.
On the release date, most retailers, including Amazon and GameStop, sold out almost immediately. (Pre-orders had sold out over the summer.) Walmart kept a very limited supply in stock that it trickled out in online flash sales over the last two weeks. The consoles sold out within two minutes each time.
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