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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...

Nintendo 2DS XL Handheld Console Announced

04/27/2017, With the Nintendo Switch having the ability to transform itself into a portable gaming console, many questioned what this could mean for the future of Nintendo’s handhelds like the 3DS. Nintendo had stated that they expect these consoles to exist...

Don’t Expect Tekken 7 To Come To The Switch Anytime Soon

04/27/2017, Tekken 7, or at least the non-arcade version of the game, will be released in June where it will find its way onto the PC, Xbox One, and PS4. However with the Nintendo Switch having been officially announced, we’re sure many are wondering if the game...

Nintendo’s Legendary Hardware Visionary Stepping Down

04/27/2017, Nintendo came out with an impressive earnings report but it also confirmed something that enthusiastic fans of the company might not like too much. The company today confirmed that its legendary hardware visionary Genyo Takeda is stepping down as...

Super Mario Run Has Been Downloaded Nearly 150 Million Times

04/27/2017, While Super Mario Run wasn’t Nintendo’s first mobile gaming efforts, it did represent for the first time Mario was available on mobile devices in an official capacity, and the numbers certainly show just that. According to Nintendo’s latest...

Super Mario Run To Get A Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Event This Friday

04/26/2017, To celebrate the launch of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch, which is taking place on the 28th of April which is this Friday, it seems that Nintendo wants to tie in that celebration with its other games, like Super Mario Run. As you can see in...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Removes Fire-Hopping Trick

04/20/2017, Just like how the bunny hop was a controversial move in Counter-Strike back in the day, Mario Kart 8 had a fire-hopping trick where gamers could gain small boosts by hopping left and right while coming out of a boost. It wasn’t really an illegal move...

FTC Warns Of Fake Nintendo Switch Emulators Ads

04/20/2017, Gaming emulators are kind of a grey area because it allows gamers to play games that might not have been designed for a particular device, which in turn is kind of like piracy since you didn’t pay for it. For example there are Game Boy emulators that...