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Nintendo Thinks The Switch Can Match The Wii’s Sales

05/03/2017, The Nintendo Wii is one of Nintendo’s best-selling consoles in recent times, which is why when the Wii U was launched, many had expected it to build on the success of its predecessor. However we all know how that story ends, but it seems that Nintendo...

First Zelda’s Breath Of The Wild DLC Gets Detailed

05/02/2017, By now many players have already completed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Judging by the videos on YouTube, it also looks like not only have players completed the game, but they have also completed speedruns and have also come up with new and...

Nintendo Shipping Switch Consoles By Air To Meet Demand

05/01/2017, Shipping items over air is expensive than a variety of different options. The costs can be astronomical when you’re trying to ship hundreds of thousands of units of a new product. However, if you’re feeling the pinch from a demand-supply gap,...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Becomes Fastest-Selling Mario Kart Game

05/01/2017, Nintendo has announced today that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch console has become the fastest-selling Mario Kart game in the history of this franchise. The previous record for the highest first-day sales in this franchise was held by Mario...

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn Will Be Headed To The Switch

05/01/2017, Back in the 90s, basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal launched his own game in the form of Shaq Fu which while wasn’t exactly a hit, ended up being something of a cult classic if for the wrong reasons. The game was later revived in 2014 with Shaq Fu: A...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Hits No. 1 In The UK

04/30/2017, When Mario Kart 8 was originally released for the Wii U, it actually helped to boost the sales of the console which was already not doing well, which goes to show the importance of having good titles available for a console platform. Turns out its...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Has Already Outsold Zelda On Amazon

04/29/2017, When the Nintendo Switch was launched, there weren’t that many games available for it. However one of the bigger titles available at launch was The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Given Zelda’s popularity and also the fact that gamers have been...

GameStop Claims Nintendo Switch Has Exceeded Their Expectations

04/28/2017, Back in 2013 when the Nintendo Wii U was launched, the console pretty much flopped pretty hard right from the start. Retailer GameStop at that time had called sales of the console “disappointing”, but fast forward to today, GameStop is singing a...

2.3 Million NES Classic Editions Have Been Sold

04/28/2017, Nintendo is a company that makes rather odd decisions, and sometimes it works out for them, and sometimes it doesn’t. An example of this would be the company’s decision to discontinue the NES Classic Edition which is basically a modern revival of the...

Nintendo Renews Their Commitment To The 3DS

04/28/2017, Many assumed that with the launch of the Switch, Nintendo would start moving away from the 3DS handheld console. Nintendo has since reassured gamers that this isn’t the case, and during the company’s latest financials, Nintendo President Tatsumi...

Nintendo NYC Has Officially Stopped Selling The NES Classic Edition

04/28/2017, If you’re thinking about getting your hands on the NES Classic Edition, you might have heard that Nintendo had previously announced that they would be discontinuing the console. If that wasn’t official enough, Nintendo New York has tweeted that the...

Nintendo’s 1-2 Switch On Track To Ship 1 Million Units

04/28/2017, The Nintendo Switch did not launch with many games, but this is pretty common whenever new consoles are launched. Now apart from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, another “key” game for the Switch console was the Nintendo-made title 1-2 Switch....

Nintendo Will Not Be Hosting A Live Press Conference At E3 2017

04/28/2017, If you were hoping against hope that this year’s E3 will see Nintendo host a live press conference at the event, we guess you must be really optimistic because for the past few years, the company has not done anything like that, and unfortunately for...