Owning a Nintendo console, eh? It’s like owning an everlasting tube of Pringles. Some days it feels like you can’t even glance at the controller without some magical Fantasia moment occurring. But doesn’t that make you wonder? About all those moments that got away? We mean, you don’t need us to tell you that finding the Star Road in Super Mario World is what’s known in the trade as “awesome,” and you don’t need us to tell you that it’s a good idea to cajole Link into hauling out that there Master Sword. But the rest? The moments lurking at the bottom of your video game pile, collecting dust where the plaudits should lie?
Here’re some of our favorite obscure, forgotten or hard-to-reach Nintendo-related moments.