Nintendo Sharp Famicom Station AN-560

Nintendo Sharp Famicom Station

Nintendo Sharp Famicom Station AN-560

A Nintendo Sharp Famicom Station AN-560 that's currently listed on ebay. These were made around 1986 to allow people to test out different Famicom games, generally in a store. Some of the Famicom Stations were shipped with an attached coin box. Allowing the owner to set the machine to only start on the insertion of a 100 yen coin. This example doesn't have one. To connect the accessories you have to unlock the the front panel via two locks on the top left and a right corners. The Sharp branded Nes style controllers and zapper are internally connected to the system. The Famicom Station can hold up to 15 games and this auction includes 10 games that were built to play on the Famicom Station;

Super Mario Brothers
Makaimura (Ghosts n Goblins )
Argos No Senshi ( Rygar )
Ice Climber
Wild Gunman
F-1 Race

This Famicom Station might be priced out of the market with a $1,000 Buy it Now plus a $200 shipping price from Japan . But it does seem to have some current "Best Offer" activity so we'll see if and at what price point it sells at.

Famicom Station

Nintendo Sharp Famicom Station AN-560 inside

Check it out at: Ebay

For a informative article on the Famicom Station and the very similar Famicom Box visit: Famicom World

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