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Smaller Nintendo 3DS Will Be Making Its Way Stateside

08/31/2015, Last year Nintendo announced two new consoles in the form of the Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL. These are basically upgraded versions of the existing handheld console, but the company only chose to launch the XL version in the US. According to Nintendo back...

Super Mario Maker Wii U Bundle Goes Up For Pre-Order

08/27/2015, Last year Nintendo announced the Super Mario Maker which basically allows gamers to create their own Super Mario levels. These levels can be shared and played so if you think you can create a particularly challenging level, why not? Now if the tool is...

Mega Yarn Yoshi Amiibo Set To Be The “Biggest”

08/24/2015, Nintendo has always had the penchant for coming up with something quirky that is strangely appealing, too. In fact, one of their more recent “moves” in the market would be the release of the amiibo figurines, which has been speculated to net Nintendo...

Nintendo NX’s Features Possibly Hinted At In Patent Filing

08/24/2015, The Nintendo NX will be the Japanese gaming company’s next-gen console. What exactly the console looks like or what kind of features it will pack is really anyone’s guess since Nintendo is playing it pretty close to the chest at the moment. However...

Nintendo Wii U Sales Pass 2.5 Million In Japan

08/24/2015, The Nintendo Wii U isn’t the most popular console at the moment and the fact that Sony and Microsoft have both launched their next-gen consoles certainly did not help the situation. However Nintendo has been steadily trucking along and according to the...

Nintendo Open To Turning Their Games Into Movies

08/21/2015, We’re not sure if you guys have seen the Super Mario Bros. movie that was released in 1993, but the general consensus is that it was a terrible, terrible movie based on a much beloved franchise. Unfortunately that seems to be the way of video...

Pokémon ‘s Pokkén Tournament Arriving On The Wii U Spring 2016

08/21/2015, If you live in Japan, you may or may not have come across a game called Pokkén Tournament in the arcades. For those who are unfamiliar, this is basically like Tekken, except that instead of bad-ass looking characters, you have Pokemon fighting each other...

Nintendo 2DS Has Its Price Cut To $99.99

08/20/2015, Nintendo’s 3DS handheld console is pretty cool with its glasses-free 3D display. However it isn’t exactly cheap, not to mention not everyone really needs the 3D technology anyway, why is why a couple of years ago, Nintendo launched the Nintendo 2DS...

YouTube Exploit For Nintendo 3DS Homebrew Exposed

08/18/2015, Homebrew developer and hacker Jordan “Smealum” Rabet has finally exposed the YouTube exploit which can be used to launch homebrew games on the Nintendo 3DS. The possibility of homebrew being run on the Nintendo 3DS has excited many people who...

Super Mario Maker Lets You Record Custom Sounds

08/12/2015, As you might have heard, Nintendo is working on a tool called Super Mario Maker. Basically what this does is that it allows gamers to create custom levels for Mario, meaning that if you’re bored of completing the various Mario stages and games Nintendo...

Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart Won’t Be Refreshed Annually

08/12/2015, Companies like Ubisoft, Activision, and EA refresh some of their titles on an annual basis, meaning that every year we can look forward to a new Assassin’s Creed, new Call of Duty, and new Battlefield. However when it comes to Nintendo’s franchises,...

Nintendo And DeNA’s First Smartphone Game Still On Track For 2015

08/11/2015, Earlier this year Nintendo announced that they would be partnering with Japanese online firm DeNA to create mobile games. This was a surprise to everyone as Nintendo had been quite resistant to the idea for the longest time ever. So far we’re still...

Nintendo Explains Why They Announced The Nintendo NX Early

08/10/2015, Earlier this year much to the surprise of everyone, Nintendo announced the Nintendo NX. This is the company’s next-gen console and safe to say not many people expected the announcement. However apart from just teasing the name/codename of the console,...