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Mario Kart 64 Lands On North American Wii U Virtual Console

12/29/2016, Would you like to take a trip down memory lane? You can if you own a Nintendo Wii U. The company has released Mario Kart 64 on the North American Wii U eShop through the Nintendo 64 Virtual Console. The classic game is now available for download from the...

Next Assassin’s Creed Rumored To Launch On The Switch In 2017

12/29/2016, So this year is the first year in a while that we have not seen Ubisoft launch a major Assassin’s Creed title. However that is expected to change in 2017 because according to a video by YouTuber OBE1Plays (see video above), he has revealed that a new...

Android Users Can Now Pre-Register For Super Mario Run

12/29/2016, Despite it being shown off on an iPhone and with it being an exclusive to iOS devices at the start, Nintendo has long confirmed that Super Mario Run would eventually find its way onto Android. It was unclear as to when exactly that would be, but it was...

Nintendo SNES Classic Edition Release May Become A Reality

12/28/2016, Nintendo really hit it out of the park with the NES Classic Edition. The mini-console takes fans on a trip down memory lane, and what a trip it’s going to be, no wonder the company has sold more than 200,000 units of the NES Classic Edition in the...

Nintendo Switch Could Be Region-Free, No 3G/LTE Support

12/28/2016, The practice of region-locking consoles used to be a pretty popular choice made back in the day. However with globalization, region-locking doesn’t really make that much sense anymore, and that’s why companies like Microsoft and Sony have eschewed...

Nintendo Switch Apparently Won’t Have A Removable Battery

12/27/2016, Given that the upcoming Nintendo Switch appears to be both a mobile and home console, some are probably wondering how its battery fares. After all what’s the use of a mobile console if it only lasts for a couple of hours, right? Also more importantly,...

Super Mario Run No Longer Highest Grossing App

12/27/2016, When Nintendo released Super Mario Run a couple of weeks ago, it didn’t take long for the app to become the top “Top Grossing” app on the iTunes App Store. Unfortunately it seems that the game has not managed to maintain its position at the top...

Animated Nintendo Series Reportedly Being Developed By Nickelodeon

12/26/2016, Nintendo’s fierce protectiveness of their IP is probably one of the reasons why we haven’t really seen many animated TV shows or movies that are based around Nintendo franchises. We guess the closest we’ve gotten would be the Pokemon anime series...

Super Mario Run Hits 50 Million Downloads

12/23/2016, So a report from yesterday saw Nintendo confirm that Super Mario Run had been downloaded over 40 million times. However it seems that in a span of a few hours, Nintendo managed to close the gap between 40 million and 50 million because according to a...

Nintendo Wants To Release 2-3 Mobile Games Per Year

12/23/2016, So this year Nintendo did what they swore they would never do, which is to release a game on mobile. We got two games this year in the form of Miitomo and Super Mario Run. However moving forwards into the future, Nintendo expects to keep up this momentum...

Industry Analyst Claims Nintendo Switch Is Easy To Develop For

12/22/2016, Regardless of all the cool and nifty features that the Nintendo Switch might potentially have, at the end of the day if there are a lack of interesting titles available for the platform, it will not appeal to games. After all there are only so many...

Nintendo Shuts Down Another Pokemon Fan Project

12/22/2016, Nintendo has a weird relationship with their fans, in the sense that while many publishers and developers are more than happy to support their fans by not impeding them when they upload videos to YouTube or create fan projects, Nintendo seems to take...

Nintendo Asks Gamers How Much They Would Pay For Super Mario Run

12/22/2016, Super Mario Run represents a pretty big leap forwards for Nintendo and their mobile gaming efforts. While it isn’t the company’s first mobile title, it is the first time we are officially seeing Mario arrive on mobile devices. However if there is one...

NES Classic Edition Available From Nintendo’s NYC Store Today

12/22/2016, It’s becoming a chore to try and find the NES Classic Edition in stock ahead of the holidays. Nintendo’s latest mini-console is one of the most sought-after items this holiday season, the company has already sold more than 200,000 units in the...