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Nintendo Network officially launched

01/27/2012, A while back there was some talk about Nintendo possibly offering their players some sort of “app store”. This purported app store would allow players access to purchasable and downloadable add-on content, and yes it seems that such a service is for...

Nintendo posts first annual loss

01/26/2012, While Apple’s latest quarterly earnings report seems to point the company towards a path where they can do no wrong financially, it seems that their success would mean the failure in another company – as the mobile gaming pie has been affected...

Nintendo Wii U might be getting an app store of its own

12/29/2011, While Nintendo seems pretty insistent at not porting their games over onto mobile devices like smartphones and tablets, it would appear as though they are considering an app store of their own for their upcoming Wii U which will be similar to that of...

Nintendo Circle Pad Pro announced for the 7th of February 2012

12/13/2011, Owners of the Nintendo 3DS, if you are looking forward to the Circle Pad Pro add-on for your console, the good news is that an official US release date has been announced for the 7th of February 2012. This seems to be in line with earlier reports that we...

PowerSkin Gaming Skin coming to the 3DS

12/08/2011, Yesterday we covered PowerSkin’s launch of the Gaming Skin for iOS devices, today it looks like they’ve got another Gaming Skin available – this time it’s for the Nintendo 3DS. If you’re wondering about why the 3DS would need...

Denied! Miyamoto’s retirement

12/08/2011, Remember our earlier piece that we picked up from a Wired interview that Shigeru Miyamoto, the man behind Mario and Zelda, was talking about stepping down from his current position as senior managing director of Nintendo’s EAD division, simply...

Netflix Just for Kids, now on Wii

11/22/2011, If you’ve got a Wii and some kids around, good news: Netflix has made its “Just for Kids” section available to the Nintendo Wii. Now kids won’t have to turn off the Wii just to watch some shows on the TV, they can do it from within...

Nintendo announces 3DS bundles for Thanksgiving

11/21/2011, If you held out from buying the Nintendo 3DS earlier this year due to the lack of games available, well you no longer need to anymore. In fact, Nintendo is encouraging you to pick up its latest console this holiday season. After the price cut a few months...

Nintendo 3DS new strategy is to focus on non-core gamers

11/21/2011, Looking to boost the sales of their portable handheld gaming console, the Nintendo 3DS, the company has announced their plans to make the gaming console more attractive to family audiences. This will be accomplished by introducing games that will appeal...

Nintendo responds to PETA’s murderous interpretation of Mario

11/15/2011, Remember our story on how Nintendo’s Super Mario 3D Land launch was somehow marred by the rather overzealous (and illogical in this case, methinks) move on PETA’s part to demonize a character who has saved the Mushroom Kingdom countless times,...

Mario Kart Wii bundle stops Gamecube support

11/14/2011, Do you love all things Mario? Well, assuming you have yet to own a Wii, and want to pick up Mario Kart later this year, you will be pleased to know that the house of Nintendo will be rolling out the ultimate Mario Kari Wii bundle, where it will boast of a...

PETA bites Nintendo for Mario’s love affair with fur

11/14/2011, The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) are certainly as shrewd as serpent for making the most out of a pop culture event – case in point, Nintendo’s recent launch of their Super Mario 3D Land game that sees Mario wear a furry...