Nintendo’s 3DS continues to do well for the company, as the latest sales figures confirm that the handheld was the top selling console on the market. Beating the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in August, the 3DS has been on a hot…..
Yes, you read that correctly. The Nintendo 2DS. Nintendo will introduce the new console on October 12th, the same day that Pokémon X and Pokémon Y launch, for a retail price of $129.99. The aim of the console is that it’ll be capable of playing ALL standard 3DS game…..
Nintendo is at the top of the charts for the third straight month with their 3DS handheld. The portable outperformed both the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation in the United States. According to data from the NPD group, the 3DS has outperformed both Sony and…..
Pokemon fans in Japan have a reason to rejoice. With Pokemon X&Y being the first Pokemon games being released on the same date worldwide, Japanese gamers could no longer claim early access to the beloved RPG franchisee. Nintendo has now announced two Pokemon X&Y special…..
Region locking has been hot topic among Nintendo fans in recent memory. While Sony and Microsoft have ditched region locking on the Xbox and PS4, Nintendo is holding steady with their practices. Following E3 2013, fans have organized a number of petitions urging Nintendo to…..
The smash-hit free-to-play mobile title Puzzles & Dragons is heading to 3DS later this year. However, the game will feature a number of differences from the mobile game. Instead of just grinding from dungeon to dungeon and leveling your characters, the 3DS version will…..
Nintendo has revealed their E3 2013 line-up in a very untraditional way. Skipping their yearly press conference, the company opted to deliver their message via Nintendo Direct. While live presentation is now over, you can find the archived version of the video, above. In it,…..
Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed that new Smash Bros Wii U details will arrive at E3 2013. More specifically, during next week’s Nintendo Direct broadcast on Tuesday June 11th. We’re not sure just how far along we’ll see the new game, or when it’s due to…..
“Let’s Play” videos have become quite popular over the last few years. For whatever reasons that push fans to YouTube to watch other people play games, the sheer number of views on popular “Let’s Play” channels is mind blowing. Recently, when Nintendo took aim at…..
For the first four months of 2013, Nintendo has seen an increase in 3DS software sales of over 50% in the United States only. While their Wii U platform might be facing some headwinds against the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and next-generation hype, their handheld…..
Nintendo will host a Nintendo Direct live-stream which is set to focus on the upcoming titles for the Wii U and 3DS. On May 17th at 9 AM CST, the company will stream directly to their usual channels via uStream. This broadcast is an important…..
Capcom has no plans to bring the popular Monster Hunter franchise to the PS Vita. While fans over on the Capcom forums are asking for the game for the handheld, a Capcom Community Specialist told fans that there are no plans “at the moment”. “Sorry,…..
The Wii U got off to a good start in 2012, but a lack of software stifled any opportunity that Nintendo had to maintain the positive launch of the new console. With Nintendo reporting their most recent financials earlier today, the company has revealed that…..
At the end of today’s Nintendo Direct presentation, the company announced a new Legend of Zelda title coming to the Nintendo 3DS handheld. The new Zelda title will be set in the A Link to the Past universe, a portion of the franchise held in…..
It’s been nearly ten years since the last chapter closed in the original Shin Megami Tensei® role playing game (RPG) series, but the long wait is nearly over. Developed by the award-winning ATLUS team, Shin Megami Tensei IV (SMTIV) features powerful new demons, expansive dungeons,…..
Nintendo announced this morning that they will be releasing Luigi themed DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U that provides alternate versions of the original game world. Even better news, this means you’ll have a good reason to dust-off NSMBU and head back into the…..
Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon will feature local and online multiplayer when it releases on the Nintendo 3DS this March. It was a rumored inclusion when leaked by an online retailer, but Nintendo has gone ahead and confirmed and detailed the new online functionality and Download…..
Nintendo has recently outlined a long list of games heading to the Wii U and 3DS in the coming months, confirming release dates for LEGO City: Undercover, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Luigi’s Mansion, and others. While some may have considered the Wii U to have…..
Nintendo will soon merge its console and handheld divisions, according to reports out of Japan which claim that the company is looking to the future for new innovations. Reported by Nikkei, the company plans to streamline the development process on their new consoles and handhelds……
Nintendo is dominating Sony in Japan. Ever since the company slashed the price of the 3DS handheld in 2012, sales have skyrocketed in the country. With two 3DS models on the market and the recently released Wii U, Nintendo now holds the top three spots…..
Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata has confirmed that Nintendo will be bringing a 3DS version of Pokemon to the handheld with Pokemon X and Pokemon Y. Both versions of the game will arrive at the same time in North America, Japan, Europe and other territories this October……
It seemed like immediately following Nintendo’s announcement and reveal of the Wii U, both Microsoft and Sony had their answers waiting. Sony boasts that the PS Vita is the ultimate companion device for the PlayStation 3, and can perform the tasks that the Wii U’s…..
The Nintendo 3DS has not held up as strong as Nintendo has expected, according to their recently released financial data. The company cites weaker 3DS sales and a weak Japanese currency as major contributors to an overall loss for the company which was larger than…..
Nintendo has revealed three new peices of DLC for New Super Mario Bros. 2 in a recent Nintendo Direct video. Satoru Iwata’s floating digitalized head broke the news last night. The three DLC packs are all for the Coin Rush game mode that was introduced…..
Go for the Gold in New Super Mario Bros 2.
Despite an overall decline in hardware sales across the industry, Microsoft managed to once again dominate the competition in North America with the Xbox 360. Microsoft sold 203,000 Xbox 360 units in July, the 19th consecutive month that the company has beaten Nintendo and Sony……
Nintendo could be facing some difficult challenges with the Wii U, could become primarily a software company because of changing industry.
Nintendo recently revealed their lineup for San Diego Comic-Con, and there’s no Wii U reveals on the books.
Nintendo thinking outside the box for monetization strategies with the Wii U and Nintendo Network.
Nintendo announced today that the upcoming New Super Mario Bros. 2 will have special paid DLC stages. These stages will arrive post-launch, and will dig into the game’s “Coin Rush” mode. No pricing details for the additional content was offered during the Nintendo Direct broadcast, and Iwata said that the paid DLC will be developed after the work on the main game has been completed.
Today’s Nintendo Direct conference revealed that Namco Bandai will be in charge of development for the next Smash Bros. title. The impending release of a new Smash Bros. game is no surprise, the game has already been announced to be in development for both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U platforms.