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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...

Could Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Be Released For The Wii U?

04/30/2015, At the moment it seems that the supported platforms for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is slated for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and the PC, but could it be that perhaps Activision and Treyarch are thinking about bringing the game onto the Nintendo Wii U?...

Mario Kart 8 DLC Released With 200cc Mode In Tow

04/23/2015, Earlier this month we reported that Nintendo would be releasing a free DLC for its Mario Kart 8 title that would add a 200cc mode to the game. This is basically a much faster mode compared to the previous 150cc which has been more or less a staple in the...

Sony Hack Reveals Plan For Movies Based On Nintendo Franchises

04/19/2015, You might recall that last year Sony was hacked and a bunch of information was stolen. Recently all that stolen data was put on WikiLeaks in which users could search for it, and amongst the emails that were leaked was an interesting bit which hinted at...

Mario Kart 8 200cc Compared To 150cc Mode

04/09/2015, Last week we reported that Nintendo had announced that in an upcoming DLC for Mario Kart 8, they would be introducing an even faster mode to the game in the form of a 200cc mode. This represents a 50cc increase over the fastest mode available at the...

Nintendo’s Strict YouTube Policies Leads Famous YouTuber To Quit

04/06/2015, You would think that companies would be happy to have legions of fans create fan-made YouTube videos of their products and services, but apparently that isn’t true especially in the case of Nintendo who has made it a habit to quash as many fan-made...

Nintendo Bringing Fatal Frame For The Wii U To The West

04/03/2015, Last year we reported that a new Fatal Frame game for the Nintendo Wii U console was being developed, although at that time it was only available for the Japanese market. What this meant is that gamers in the West weren’t able to play the game, or at...

Mario Maker Arriving In September Instead

04/02/2015, It is always nice to know that there is longevity in certain things – including institutions of food, perhaps a classic hotel, and when it comes to mass media consumption, movies, songs and video games are also part of the deal. Mario, the rotund...