The NES Classic Edition isn’t just being discontinued in North America. Nintendo have confirmed that it will be discontinued in both Japan and Europe.
A Nintendo spokesman gave the following statement to Eurogamer…
“We can confirm that we are no longer manufacturing the Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System. If production resumes in the future, an update will be posted on the official Nintendo website.”
A similar statement was sent to Siliconera confirming the Famicom Mini is also being discontinued in Japan.