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Wii Reportedly Burnt A Man’s Entire Belongings

05/24/2015, A report out of Colorado brings news of a man who claims that his Nintendo Wii burnt all of his belongings. The man lives in his RV and he says that the fire caused by his console burnt down everything he owns, including the RV. According to the report...

Mad Max Meets Mario Kart In Hilarious Mashup

05/22/2015, If you love cars, racing, and just random acts of destruction, then Mad Max: Fury Road is a movie you’ll want to check out. Let’s not forget the movie also features a pretty impressive cast of actors and actresses, such as Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron,...

8GB Wii U Basic Set Discontinued In Japan

05/21/2015, For gamers looking for a relatively inexpensive way to get their hands on the Wii U, buying the 8GB Wii U Basic Set was one of the ways to go, although granted this wasn’t exactly cheap, but it was still cheaper than the other models offered by...

Mario – Silver Edition Amiibo Figure Set To Arrive Soon

05/14/2015, Nintendo always had the uncanny ability to strike it big with their first party titles, although there has been some duds as well in the past where hardware is concerned – the Virtual Boy comes to mind. Having said that, the idea of amiibos have...

Nintendo Sees Mobile Gaming As An Important Part of Their Revenue

05/12/2015, A couple of months ago, Nintendo surprised everyone when they announced they would finally be getting into mobile gaming, and recently during the company’s financial briefing, Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata revealed that moving forward, mobile...

Nintendo’s Unannounced Wii U Titles Will Launch Before April 2016

05/12/2015, Despite the fact that we know that Nintendo is working on a new console codenamed NX, it does not mean that the company will cease to focus on the Nintendo Wii U. In fact according to Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata, the company still has a handful of...

Nintendo Reportedly Abandons Plans To Enter China

05/11/2015, China is a huge market given its population which basically translates into a lot of potential customers that companies can tap into. Recently the country lifted its ban on consoles which meant that companies such as Sony and Microsoft could officially...

Sony & Microsoft Passed On The Wii Technology Before Nintendo

05/11/2015, When Nintendo first announced the Wii, it was a bit of a revolutionary device as it offered up motion-controlled gaming, allowing Nintendo to beat Sony and Microsoft to the market with the feature back in 2006. However it seems that the technology was...

Nintendo’s Next-Gen Console Could Be Region Free

05/11/2015, At the moment both the Nintendo Wii U and the 3DS are both region locked, although last year Nintendo did state that they would be looking into removing the region lock in the future. However it turns out that will not be happening, at least not for...

Zelda For Wii U Now States “TBD” As Its Release Date

05/08/2015, While third-party developers appear to be avoiding developing and releasing games on the Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo for the most part has managed to survive by relying on first-party games like that of Mario Kart 8 which recently crossed the 5 million mark,...

Nintendo Gears Up To Launch Five Smartphone Games By March 2017

05/08/2015, Nintendo is gearing up for its first game made for smartphone platform. The first game will be out towards the end of this year and many more games will be following the trail thereafter, from the house of Nintendo. During a meeting with investors,...

Mario Kart 8 Sales Crosses The 5 Million Mark

05/07/2015, For a while it seemed like the Nintendo Wii U console was doomed for failure. Developers refused to develop for it, ultimately resulting in some AAA titles that other console gamers got to enjoy except for Wii U owners. However with the release of titles...

Nintendo Signs Theme Park Deal WIth Universal Studios

05/07/2015, For the most part, Nintendo has kept its intellectual property very close to its chest, unlike other companies who are more than happy to license out its characters, titles, and franchises. However it seems that over the years, Nintendo has been slowly...