Sufami Turbo is an accessory for the Super Famicom console, also known as SNES. Basically Sufami Turbo is a cartridge with 2 slots on it that can be inserted into SNES to play some specific games that were designed specifically for Sufami Turbo. The idea was quite creative and interesting – one cartridge could use the data from another. The major popularity Sufami Turbo has gained due to bundled bundled games such as Bisyoujyo Senshi Sailor Moon S, Ultra Battle, Gundam Generations, Gekisou Sentai Car Rangers and others that was selling along with an accessory. The system came with a couple of versions, however the only difference was the games that were supplied with it.
Sufami Turbo was released by Bandai in 1996 and the main objective of this device was to allow owners of Super Famicom to use smaller cartridges manufactured by Bandai themselves, which were also cheaper than Nintendo’s cartridges. So, most of the games for Sufami Turbo were much cheaper and requires less space to store on the shelves. Sufami Turbo was completely official device that started to be manufactured only after the agreement of Bandai with Nintendo. Usually Sufami Turbo (ST) comparing with Aladdin Desk Enhancer, kind of similar device created for NES, however it was completely unofficial.
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