Nintendo certainly has not had the best couple of years, majorly hit by the struggles of the Wii U since launch in late 2012. After posting a loss last quarter, Nintendo has surprisingly turned things around and managed to post a profit in Q2, according…..
Super Smash Bros. may have caused an increase in demand for the Wii U as refurbished consoles are sold out on Nintendo’s official website currently. If you currently got to Nintendo’s official website store, you will see a message highlighted in bold red that they…..
Next month will mark the two year anniversary since the launch of the Nintendo Wii U, which while it has a very solid library of first party games, the system has struggled mightily. As a result, many have wondered whether Nintendo may try to produce…..
Bandai Namco has now given a reason as to why Pokken Tournament will be releasing in the arcades first before a console version is announced. In recent times, fighting games have a simultaneous console release alongside the arcade version. In some cases, many fighting games…..
As announced a few days ago, Link will be riding on a motorcycle in upcoming Mario Kart 8 DLC. There might be a chance it appears in The Legend of Zelda Wii U too. The director of The Legend of Zelda Wii U, Eiji Aonuma,…..
For ages, Nintendo has seemed one step behind the competition in many ways, especially on the online front. We finally saw the implementation of the Nintendo Network ID for both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS that allowed a shared wallet between the two. However,…..
This might be one of the oddest stories you may encounter. Someone has made a legitimate petition to try and get Super Smash Bros. to the PS Vita platform. The petition appears on Change.org and is titled “Port Smash Bros. 4 to the PS Vita”……
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker was just recently revealed but given that it actually releases in a few short months, the information continues to come out. This time it’s news that Toad will be joined by a female companion, Toadette. Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will have…..
Just a few months ago, we got the excellent crossover title with Phoenix Wright and Professor Layton, but it’s about time for Phoenix Wright to go solo in the courtroom again with the remastered Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy collection for the Nintendo 3DS. Previously…..
One of the biggest reveals earlier this year from Nintendo was that of the amiibo figures, Nintendo’s answer to Skylanders and Disney Infinity. We knew that a set of 12 amiibo figures,were going to be coming alongside the release of Super Smash Bros. for Wii…..
Nintendo did not announce a lot of new titles during their Nintendo Digital Event at E3 2014, but one of the most talked about was Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. Taking the extremely addicting and fun mini-game from Super Mario 3D World, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker…..
To say that Nintendo has been slow to embrace many modern elements of gaming would be a massive understatement. They avoided HD and online gaming like the plague all the way up to the Wii U, and even now many of their efforts still feel half-baked. However,…..
The ESRB rating for Bayonetta 2 has now been revealed and they have explained some of the mature content for the game. It’s safe to say Bayonetta 2 is one of the more “adult” games that will be available for the Wii U. The first…..
Hyrule Warrior’s is just around the corner but it seems we already have news that a day-one patch will add new modes to the game. Hyrule Warriors is an upcoming action hack-and-slash for the Nintendo Wii U developed by Omega Force and co-published by Koei-Tecmo…..
You’ve seen kids react to the Game Boy before, and sure that made you feel pretty old. But come on, they were kids. Of course they didn’t understand the wonders of a non-back-lit screen that could only produce four different shades of grey. Well, now…..
The Legend of Zelda Wii U promises to have cutscenes that will not disappoint you according to the game’s director. Eiji Aonuma, who is the director of The Legend of Zelda Wii U, was recently interviewed by NintendoLife. While talking about Hyrule Warriors, feedback has…..
Industry analyst Michael Pachter has made a bold claim about the future of Nintendo consoles. Speaking recently at a technology conference where the analyst touched on many facets of a changing games industry, Pachter lambasted Nintendo’s current ideology in creating new hardware. “There is no…..
Monster Hunter 4G is the re-release enhanced edition of Monster Hunter 4 in Japan and it is set to receive it’s very own unique 3DS LL. Hot on the heels of the recent new Nintendo 3DS announcement, the upcoming Monster Hunter 4G will be bundled…..
Fans looking for to the sequel to Theatrhythm Final Fantasy will be able to experience it soon, but in the meantime they have a demo to tide them over. The demo for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call is now available on the Nintendo 3DS eShop and…..
Earlier, we here at Attack of the Fanboy reported on a rumor regarding the possibility of the New Nintendo 3DS being region-free. The rumor didn’t live long, as Nintendo has now confirmed to GameSpot that the upgraded system will, in fact, be region-locked. This continues the…..
One of the hardest parts of any Professor Layton game is the puzzles and with the recent release of Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, we thought we’d help you out with some of the puzzles in the game. We’ve already done #1-5 so…..
After a little bit of a dry spell over the last few months since Mario Kart 8, the Wii U has a quality lineup of games set to come out of the next few months. The first of those is Hyrule Warriors on September 26,…..
Update: Nintendo has confirmed to Gamespot that the New Nintendo 3DS will remain region-locked. You can read more about the details right here. Original Story: Well this is certainly some surprising and unexpected news that we really hope turns out to be true. Region locking…..
In more recent years, Nintendo has greatly struggled with providing a steady stream of new releases for its consoles. The early life for the Wii had plenty of releases, but the later years of the last-gen console and the Wii U have been struggling to…..
Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney just recently released for the Nintendo 3DS, so it seemed fitting to put together a series of guides to help you out with the often difficult puzzles in the game from the Professor Layton side of the game……
Some sad news has come in that Nintendo of Europe has had to let go a large percentage of its staff this week. 130 people from Nintendo of Europe worked for the company full time. An additional 190 worked for them via a leasing agency……
One of the biggest announcements of Nintendo Direct is that Xenoblade Chronicles is coming to 3DS. The sad news is that you need to buy the new consoles in order to play it. As previously reported, Nintendo unveiled two fresh new 3DS models. They have…..
The Nintendo 3DS has been through a lot of different models over the years. It looks like Nintendo hasn’t stopped as two new models have just been announced. At Nintendo Direct, the company announced they will be releasing two new 3DS models. One is called…..
Nintendo has just announced a new character will be added to the Super Smash Bros. roster and it’s Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles. Nintendo Direct showed a short new clip of Super Smash Bros. showcasing Shulk kicking some butt with his sword. He looks pretty cool…..
The Nintendo 2DS released last year around the launch of Pokemon X and Y as a cheaper alternative to the Nintendo 3DS, while moving away from the clamshell design. The device wasn’t meant to replace the 3DS or 3DS XL in any way, but just…..
During Gamescom, we told you about a special Nintendo 3DS XL bundle that was coming to Europe around the release of the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, but at the time we had no confirmation that it was coming to the US. While…..