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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...

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...