The Nintendo Entertainment System (aka NES) is an 8-bit video game console launched in Japan in 1983 and in North America in 1985. It is the best-selling console of all-time and marked a renewal of the video game industry in North America. The essential console shipped with the uniformly popular Super Mario Bros. and two controllers. A second "deluxe" bunch that additionally built-in a R.O.B. (robot) accessory and NES Zapper (electronic gun) and two additional game packs: Duck Hunt and Gyromite.