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Nintendo Switch Will Not Be Backwards Compatible

02/08/2017, At the moment out of all the console makers around, only Microsoft and the Xbox One have backwards compatibility, which means that developers and publishers who want to make older Xbox 360 games playable on the Xbox One can do so, and gamers who want to...

Nintendo Claims To Have ‘Mastered’ Unreal Engine 4

02/08/2017, As we have said many times in the past, a platform is only as good as the apps that are available for it. So far Nintendo seems to have confirmed that Switch gamers will be able to expect quite a few games in the future, but what if gamers wanted more?...

Nintendo Confirms Switch Is Powerful Enough To Support VR

02/08/2017, Nintendo’s consoles have never really been known for their power, but for the most part it is good enough to play the company’s first-party titles and others. So the question is, how does the Nintendo Switch hold up in terms of futureproofing?...

New Nintendo Switch Trailer Released

02/08/2017, By now pretty much most gamers should have heard that Nintendo has a new console up their sleeves in the form of the Nintendo Switch. However for those who haven’t, you might be interested in checking out the trailer above, which is actually a newly...

Nintendo Switch FIFA Game Will Indeed Be FIFA 18

02/07/2017, Nintendo fans who are looking forward to picking up the company’s new gaming console will be delighted to find out that the Nintendo Switch FIFA game is going to be FIFA 18. There was some speculation recently about the promised FIFA title for...

Fire Emblem Heroes Reportedly Earned $2.9 Million On Its First Day

02/04/2017, The other day Nintendo officially released “Fire Emblem Heroes” for iOS and Android. Nintendo’s first-party titles are usually pretty well-received, so it is not surprising to learn that according to Sensor Tower (via MacRumors), Fire Emblem Heroes...

Nintendo Sold 1.5 Million NES Classic Mini-Consoles Globally

02/02/2017, Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition mini-console last year. It’s basically a tiny version of the original NES that comes with 30 games baked in. It also comes with a new controller that has been designed to work with the rectangular NES...

‘Fire Emblem Heroes’ Now Available On iOS And Android

02/02/2017, A couple of weeks ago Nintendo confirmed that Fire Emblem Heroes would be their next mobile title and that it would be released on the 2nd of February. Sure enough Nintendo has kept their word because if you are interested in getting your hands on the...

Nintendo Looking Into VR Support For The Switch

02/02/2017, One of the rumored reasons for the Nintendo Switch’s delay from 2016 to 2017 was apparently due to VR integration. Given that the console has since been announced without any mention of VR, there is a good chance that the rumors were wrong, although it...

Nintendo President Apparently Considering A 3DS Successor

02/02/2017, What is the fate of the Nintendo 3DS now that the Nintendo Switch has been announced? According to recent reports, it seems that Nintendo plans to keep the console around. However according to a new report from a Kyoto Shinbun article (via Nintendo...

Nintendo Switch’s Online Services Will Cost $20-30 A Year

02/01/2017, With the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo has adopted a new strategy and one that is used by Sony and Microsoft, which is that they will be offering paid online services. This online service is pretty much a necessity for gamers if they are hoping to play online...

Nintendo Super Bowl Commercial Pushes The Switch Console

02/01/2017, We’ll get to see some amazing new commercials during Super Bowl 51 this Sunday. We know that Google is going to spend $5 million to air a 30-second spot about the Google Home. Nintendo is going to capitalize on the biggest TV event of the year as...

New ‘Gold Goombas’ Event Announced For Super Mario Run

02/01/2017, If you recall, Nintendo had previously confirmed that they do not have intentions to release DLCs for Super Mario Run. We know this can come off the wrong way as it would suggest that Nintendo has no intention of keeping the game fresh and entertaining,...