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Nintendo Stocks Up By 86% Thanks To Pokemon GO

07/15/2016, Many were worried about Nintendo and the future of the company following the flop that was the Wii U. Sure, games like Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros. helped to boost Wii U sales, but obviously that was only temporary as gamers would eventually move on...

Don’t Expect Additional Games For The Nintendo NES Classic

07/14/2016, Earlier today Nintendo announced the NES Classic. Basically this is a smaller version of the NES from back in the day and it comes with 30 classic games built into it. We suppose this is more of a throwback device rather than a competing console, and for...

Nintendo Announces NES Classic Edition Price And Release Date

07/14/2016, It turns out that Nintendo is going to release new hardware later this year and to the delight of fans everywhere it’s going to bring back the NES, however, the iconic console is coming back on a much smaller scale. Nintendo today announced the...

Pokemon GO Sees Nintendo’s Shares Rise As Much As 25%

07/11/2016, Pokemon’s popularity was never in doubt, but the surge in popularity from Pokemon GO was certainly unexpected. Sure, we had thought that the game would be popular since its of the Pokemon franchise, but recent reports have revealed that the game is...

Nintendo Had Initially Expected To Sell 100m Wii U Units

07/10/2016, The Nintendo Wii was a success, and rightfully so considering how unique it was compared to other consoles of its generation. This is why Nintendo had expected the Wii U, which is basically an improved version of the Wii, to sell just as well....

Robot Completes Super Mario Bros. 3 In 2 Seconds

07/10/2016, Gamers performing speedruns aren’t new, and in a way they’re pretty entertaining to watch. This is because speedruns require a lot of skill and seeing players deftly jump and navigate their way through a map as fast as they can without stumbling can...

Nintendo Wants To Make Sure That VR Is Safe For Kids

07/06/2016, Last month we reported that Nintendo confirmed that they were looking into virtual reality. This does not mean that they will launch anything related to VR, but considering all the hype surrounding the technology, it would be a little silly for Nintendo...

Nintendo Is Getting Ready To Manufacture The NX

07/06/2016, The Nintendo NX has been set for a release come March 2017, although there are some analysts who thinks that Nintendo could miss that date. The good news is that it looks like that might not happen because during the company’s annual general meeting,...

Nintendo Considering Peripherals For Smartphone Games

07/05/2016, As our smartphones are mostly touchscreen, it is obvious that games developed for mobile need to be designed with touchscreen controls in mind. However at the end of the day, it is obvious that there are some games, like action games, fighting games, and...

It Looks Like China Ripped Off Super Smash Bros. As Well

07/01/2016, When it comes to video games, it’s hard to truly create something completely unique. For example the FPS genre has games like Battlefield, Call of Duty, Overwatch, Quake, DOOM, and etc., with each game differing in its mechanics, graphics, story,...

Nintendo Confirms That They Are Looking Into Virtual Reality

06/29/2016, According to the rumors, Nintendo pushed the Nintendo NX to March 2017 because they were working on integrating virtual reality technology into the console. Given that VR seems to be a big thing with Sony launching PlayStation VR and with Microsoft’s...

This Is Why There Aren’t Many Details About The Nintendo NX Yet

06/28/2016, When it comes to the Nintendo NX, not much is known about the console which is why some analysts have speculated that this is because Nintendo isn’t ready with the console yet, and could miss their planned March 2017 release. However according to an...

Nintendo Says Link Will Always Be The Hero Of Zelda Games

06/26/2016, When The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was announced a couple of weeks ago, there were some players who were a bit surprised at the fact that there was no option to play as a female Link, or as a female character in general, which seemed to go...

Microsoft Tried To Partner With Nintendo Before Making The Xbox

06/24/2016, Back in the good old days, Microsoft and Sony weren’t names that you would associate with gaming. Nintendo, however, was largely considered (and still is) a household name when it came to video game consoles, which is why it isn’t surprising to learn...