A french-language radio show hosted an interview with Julie Gagnon, who is the Communications Manager at Nintendo of Canada. The interview allowed us to understand more about the different display modes that the Nintendo Classic Mini: NES will be able to output.
“What is interesting is that we can play through HDMI, but there will be different modes of how we will see the screen – a mode simulating the retro aspect of our old CRT screens, there will be a mode which can be at the resolution of the modern screens in 4:3 format, and a pixel perfect mode which will display each pixel as a square, so people can have fun with this too.”
Gagnon also went to talk about the different options when it comes to save modes.
“Yes, there will be permanent save points and instant temporary saves to be able to resume and that’s for every single of the 30 games, so we don’t have to worry if we don’t have a password, or restart right at the beginning…”