Nyko Miniboss Wireless Controller for NES Classic Edition Now Available


First third-party wireless controller and six-foot Extend Link cable can now be purchased at Nyko.com, Amazon, Toys“R”Us®, and GameStop

LOS ANGELES – December 13, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today announced that Miniboss, a wireless controller for the NES Classic Edition game console, is now available at Nyko.com, Amazon.com, GameStop.com, and in GameStop stores. Miniboss is the first third-party, rechargeable, wireless controller available at the console’s launch, allowing complete wireless freedom of up to 30 feet for a purchase price of MSRP $24.99. Nyko’s Extend Link, a six foot extension cable for the wired Nintendo NES Classic controller that triples its reach, is also available today at Nyko.com, Amazon.com, GameStop.com, and in GameStop stores for MSRP $9.99. The Miniboss wireless controller will also be available at Toysrus.com and in Toys“R”Us® stores this month.

Check out the throwback launch trailer here: https://youtu.be/nuIAKj8M5g0

Miniboss Key Features

  • Cord-free gameplay up to 30 feet
  • Powered by a rechargeable lithium ion battery, easily charged with any micro USB cable (not included), for up to 15 hours of continuous playtime
  • Power button pauses the game
  • Precise button mashing action with complete wireless freedom
  • Two offset ergonomic face buttons
  • Four-way directional pad for perfect up, down, right, and occasional left movement
  • Use up to 2 Miniboss™ controllers simultaneously for a fully wireless multiplayer experience
  • Charge while you play for extended playing sessions
  • Also compatible with Nintendo® Wii U™ and Wii™ Consoles

Extend Link Key Features

  • Six foot extension cord triples the length of controller cord
  • Enables gameplay at a comfortable distance from screen
  • Compatible with some Wii and Wii U wired controllers

Download the full press kit here.

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About Nyko Technologies, Inc.

Award-winning Nyko Technologies designs, manufactures and markets innovative and high-quality accessory solutions to enhance the electronic entertainment experience. The company’s mission is to solve problems and improve user experience through products that are as thoughtfully designed as they are functional. Nyko specializes in interactive entertainment technologies for consumer electronics across a wide spectrum of platforms, and has been granted numerous patents for its innovations. Nyko’s best-selling products include the Wii Charge Station, Charge Base for Xbox 360, Perfect Shot for Wii, and Zoom for Kinect.

Founded in 1996 in Los Angeles, California, Nyko distributes its products through major North American retailers and worldwide partnerships. For more information, please visit www.nyko.com or call 1.888.444.6956.

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