Nintendo recently filed a patent that sounds like some sort of achievement/trophy sharing will be a part of the upcoming NX console. As reported by Nintendo Enthusiast, this patent includes “achievement recording and sharing“. The patent suggests Nintendo NX owners could record gameplay leading up…..
Over 20 years after the disaster that was Super Mario Bros. The Movie, Nintendo has revealed that they are open to making films using their iconic characters once again. The news comes via an interview between Fortune and legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. It’s been…..
The newest sales figures for the Wii U in Japan show that the console has now managed to sell over 2.5 million units. Media Create (via DualShockers) has revealed that the Wii U has sold over 2,508,312 units since it came out back in 2012……
Japanese giants Nintendo have today announced that the Nintendo 2DS will see a price cut at the end of the month. On August 30th, the 2DS will retail for $99.99, down $30 from the current price of $129.99. “The new lower-priced hardware combined with the…..
Nintendo is a company that has built a reputation for secrecy. Aside from their Nintendo Direct presentations, the company speaks to the press and public on very rare occasions, always making sure their message is clear, and PR friendly. Apparently breaking from this tradition is…..
Nintendo’s Gamepad for the Wii U hasn’t exactly been the game changer it could have been. It most certainly did not catch on like the motion controls of the Wii. Some games use it well, others don’t use it at all. The fact of the…..
According to a recent Bloomberg article, Amiibo sales have reached 14.7 million total units worldwide. This, along with strong sales of Splatoon and a weak Yen, have allowed Nintendo to post their first quarterly profit in a while. According to the most recent numbers from…..
If you haven’t already heard of it, Lootcrate is a subscription-based service that mails out a box full of nerd culture and gaming-related novelties every month. They can be hit and miss, but quite often secure deals on exclusive items. Those who have counted on…..
Nintendo has posted its financial report for Q1 fiscal year 2016 and the results have been positive for both the Wii U and 3DS consoles. VentureBeat summarized the report and it was good news for Nintendo. From April 1st until June 30th, the company earned…..
Nintendo has finally announced a release date for their Amiibo NFC Reader/Writer that will allow Nintendo 2DS & 3DS fans to join in on the Amiibo fun. Announced back at E3 2014, the Nintendo NFC Reader/Writer is an accessory that will allow fans to read…..
The Nintendo NX was announced completely out of nowhere earlier this year, though not surprising at all considering the disappointing sales of the Wii U. At the time, it was not known if it was a console or handheld, but most reports have pegged it…..
Mattel’s Hot Wheels toy brand has now revealed some cars based on Nintendo’s famous Super Mario franchise. To celebrate the 30th anniversary for Super Mario Bros., Hot Wheels is releasing some special toy cars to commemorate the memorable occasion. Brazilian toy website, T-Hunted, found the…..
Nintendo has announced that next month, they will be discontinuing the Nintendo TVii service during the month of August. The announcement was made on the Nintendo Miiverse from Sarah, a member of the Nintendo TVii community. After three years, Nintnedo will be shuttering the Nintendo TVii…..
Pack your knapsack because we’re going to camp. Camp Triggerfish, that is! When the Inklings aren’t busy making s’mores or boondoggle key chains, they enjoy the majestic scenery afforded by camping the best way they know how – Turf War! Battles here play out across…..
Devil’s Third developer Valhalla Game Studios has announced the North American release for the much anticipated mature title for the Nintendo Wii U. The developer made the announcement on the Valhalla Game Studios website via a press release. In it they announce that Devil’s Third…..
Nintendo has revealed that thousands of fans, friends, family, and business associates attended the recent funeral services for company president and CEO Satoru Iwata. Iwata passed away last Saturday due to a bile duct growth that had caused health issues for years. The response to…..
After the tragic death of one of gaming’s most influential figures, fans across the world have displayed numerous memorials and farewells to Satoru Iwata. Gamer Headlines spotted A fan petition that has now popped up online asking Nintendo to create an Amiibo figure of their…..
The passing of a public figure can be hard for many different reasons. In the case of Satoru Iwata, it was his outgoing personality that everyone in gaming could recognize and connect with during his Nintendo Direct or ‘Iwata Asks’ segments. Many of the staff…..
The entire video game industry is mourning the loss of Nintendo President and CEO Satoru Iwata. While his various health issues had been known, the severity was never fully understood, causing his death to come as a shock to many. Legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto…..
Nintendo has issued a brief statement to inform the public that Satoru Iwata passed away over the weekend. Iwata, 55, had experienced significant health problems over the past couple of years, preventing his appearance at E3 2014. A tumor in his bile duct was detected and…..
I’ve said a lot of negative things about how Nintendo, specifically Nintendo of America, has handled the unprecedented success of their Amiibo line of collectible figures. Throughout the first four waves of releases they have had limited stock, and communicated poorly. While communication hasn’t necessarily…..
Nintendo has always been about innovation and the Nintendo DS’ touchscreen is one of the best results, which has transitioned from the handheld to console landscape via the Wii U GamePad. The Art Academy games were a great showcase for this aspect of both the…..
PlatinumGames and Nintendo have now described what it is like developing the recently announced Star Fox Zero game for the Wii U console. Wired (via Nintendo Everything) interviewed PlatinumGames’ Yusuke Hashimoto on what he felt when he had to team up with with Nintendo to…..
A recent report coming from DigiTimes has revealed that Nintendo is gearing up to start production of their ‘NX’ console by October 2015 at the latest. The report goes on to mention that Nintendo has reportedly asked their chain partners to start preliminary production of…..
Nintendo has briefly described how to design the Nintendo NX console to attract a wide number of people again. Shigeru Miyamoto and Shinya Takahashi were recently interviewed by Fortune where they briefly talked about how they would design the Nintendo NX console. Miyamoto admitted he’s…..
Some good news has been revealed about Star Fox Zero. There won’t be any content locked in the game that forces you to buy an Amiibo figure. With some Nintendo games, some content is not available unless you buy a compatible Amiibo figure. Thankfully, nothing…..
Nintendo has reassured gamers that preparations for the Nintendo NX console won’t affect Wii U owners yet. As reported by IGN, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata said a couple interesting things about the Nintendo NX console during a shareholders meeting this week. Iwata mentioned the company…..
Nintendo fans are pretty happy about the latest development for Nintendo’s upcoming Super Mario Maker. A new listing on Nintendo’s UK site revealed the number of stages “100 courses included that you can play without an internet connection,” reads the site. Of course, Super Mario…..
It wasn’t too long ago it was rumored that the Nintendo NX console would use an Android OS. While that wasn’t true, it looks like the console could emulate Android games however. According to a report from Spanish website RevoGamers (via NeoGAF), Nintendo could be thinking…..
Last year’s E3 saw the announcement of Mario Maker for the Wii U, which was recently revealed to be known as Super Mario Maker now. During the last year, we’ve seen a little more from the game, but I will honestly admit that it hadn’t…..
Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has explained in a new interview the company hopes its Nintendo NX console is a bigger hit than the Wii U. NPR had a long interview with Miyamoto during E3 2015. Miyamoto explained the reason why the Wii U wasn’t popular and…..