Nintendo revealed a very unique game for the Wii U during last year’s E3 with Mario Maker. Rather than the typical 2D or even 3D platformer where you take control of Mario through a series of creative worlds, Mario Maker instead gives you control of…..
Nintendo has released sales figures for 2014, showing a healthy market for Amiibos and an overall profit. However, that profit is mostly due to the weak Yen that is helping to boost overseas earnings. According to Bloomberg, Nintendo “halved its operating earnings forecast for this…..
Nintendo has just announced its latest financial report and the Wii U is selling comfortably, although not as high as the 3DS console. As of December 31st, 2014, total hardware sales for the Wii U and 3DS have been impressive. Nintendo has managed to sell…..
Metacritic has crunched all of the numbers and put together a list of top game publishers of 2014. This list is specifically for the “major publishers”, which Metacritic defines as a company that published at least 14 or more unique titles during 2014. The rankings…..
If you pre-ordered more than one Majora’s Mask New Nintendo 3DS XL console from Best Buy, your additional orders will now be cancelled. A NeoGaf poster noted he ordered more than one Majora’s Mask New Nintendo 3DS XL console. He pre-ordered additional consoles for his…..
Club Nintendo has been available around the world in regions like Japan and Europe, but did not make its way to the United States officially until 2008. In that time, gamers have been treated to many special rewards that could be redeemed for coins that…..
Last week’s Nintendo Direct was full of new information on games we already knew about, but one of the big bombshells happened to be that of a brand new Fire Emblem game for the Nintendo 3DS. While we did get to see footage of the…..
As everyone already knows, Nintendo has had some rough years lately. However, they are in somewhat of a resurgence right now thanks to a few key moves that have revived their fanbase, while bringing in a nice chunk of the casual crowd. Super Smash Bros……
Nintendo has had their ups and downs since the release of the Wii U. Given this, fans have speculated a wide array of situations that could occur for the gaming giant. While nothing has happened to affect worldwide operations, it seems something has occurred in…..
At the launch of the Nintendo Wii U a little over two years ago, Nintendo offered two different models of the console, one of which was the superior Deluxe 32 GB edition. With that edition also came something special, known as the Nintendo Deluxe Digital…..
Over the past few months Nintendo’s little figurines, simply dubbed Amiibos, have been all over gaming news. Not only for their rarity, but for their interesting little factory defects that appear to raise the value. After seeing a dual-wielding Samus and a legless Peach, fans…..
Ever since the early days of the NES, Mario has been Nintendo’s bread and butter from the consoles to the handheld systems. As a result, many expect a major Mario game to always be in the works, but in an interview with the Associated Press,…..
It looks like the choices you will do in The Legend of Zelda Wii U will have an affect on the gameplay environment. ABC News recently interviewed Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto and he talked more about how the development is going with The Legend of Zelda…..
Bandai Namco has now revealed that The Pokemon Company has some strict guidelines for them to follow while developing Pokken Tournament. Korean website, inven, recently interviewed Bandai Namco’s Katsuhiro Harada on various topics. Harada got to talk more about the interesting Pokemon fighting game announced…..
A new week begets new weekly hardware sales numbers for the Japanese market. Things are looking up for just about every hardware unit with the exception of anything Xbox, which both see a slight fall. This previous weeks Media Create sales are in from Japan and…..
The video game industry has not exactly seen the most quality of movies based on the variety of properties over the years, but companies keep trying with movies like Assassin’s Creed in the works. However, the news that has come to light tonight is one…..
Nintendo finally released their first line of amiibo figures alongside the launch of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U last month to much success. Sold out in many places, gamers have been scrambling to find their favorites. With just the regular rare figures like Marth…..
After being featured in last year’s stellar Super Mario 3D World as simply a change of pace mini-game, Captain Toad has ventured out on his own with Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. With basically the same gameplay as in Super Mario 3D World, each stage is…..
According to a report by Bloomberg, which pulls in various predictions given by industry analysts, Nintendo is shaping up to have a much better year than anyone expected. Multiple analysts have raised their predictions as far as how much profit Nintendo looks to take in,…..
Prior to E3 this year, information leaked about something known as Mario Maker, but we did not know much about it at all. Then we were introduced to it a bit during their Digital Event, but still haven’t got to see too much about it…..
Over the last week or so, there have been rumors and leaks all over for possible game announcements and reveals at both The Game Awards 2014 and the PlayStation Experience. Luckily, we have finally arrived to the day of The Game Awards, so some of…..
The Wii U came out just over two years ago and the console has now surpassed over two million units in Japan. The Wii U came out in Japan on December 8th, 2012 and has now managed to sell 2,009,513 units since that time. This…..
Some bad news for people living in Australia and New Zealand, you can no longer purchase the Gamecube Adapter for the Wii U console. The Nintendo Australia and New Zealand Twitter page announced: “Due to overwhelming demand, the GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii U is…..
The start of a new week brings the start of the weeks past Japanese video game hardware sales via Media Create. This time just about everything takes a dip, while the New Nintendo 3DS sees a fair raise in sales. It can be argued if…..
It appears Super Smash Bros. is too popular for its own good. People in the UK that pre-ordered the game don’t have the game yet due to low stock. According to a report from Metro, a number of people that pre-ordered Super Smash Bros. from…..
Nintendo Japan has announced via its official website that it is stopping production for the 3DS XL in Japan. Retailers in Japan are still selling the 3DS XL, but Nintendo will no longer be producing more units for this particular model. Production for the model…..
According to EB Games Canada, Nintendo is not making anymore Gamecube Adapters for the Wii U at the moment. A fan asked EB Games Canada on Twitter if they can get more Gamecube Adapters for the Wii U. As reported a few days ago, these…..
It seems that not all Amiibos are created equal. The recently released figurines that go along with select Nintendo Wii U titles seem to be perfect, until one purchaser found something rather odd with his Samus figurine. Adam Truesdale, known as Reddit user Adamantium126 seems to have…..
We may still be a little over a week away from Black Friday, but Toys R Us is getting the festivities started early with an excellent Nintendo related sale, just in time for their three major releases this Friday. Starting on Friday and lasting for…..
Japan’s weekly sales numbers for November 3-9 are out now and it looks like despite being released in early October for Japan, the New Nintendo 3DS is still going strong taking the top spot. The software is a bit all over the place but the…..
The latest issue of Famitsu has a new interview with Eiji Aonuma. Aonuma is the director for The Legend of Zelda Wii U and has spoken how things have gotten along. Nintendo impressed a lot of people went it first revealed The Legend of Zelda…..