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Nintendo Patents Handheld Devices With Outward-Facing Sensors

09/20/2015, Nintendo is a company that has never really followed the convention of games or gaming devices. As we’ve seen from consoles like the Nintendo 3DS, it is a marked departure from the more straightforward Game Boy, and the Wii and Wii U were certainly very...

Star Fox Zero To Miss 2015 Release Date

09/18/2015, Star Fox Zero, a title that was unveiled by the good people over at Nintendo earlier this June, might have suffered a setback in its potential release. According to Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto, the title which has been slated for a rollout on the...

Nintendo Patents Controller With Rotating Shoulder Buttons

09/17/2015, At the moment nothing is known about the Nintendo NX for now. It is expected to be unveiled next year at E3 2016, and while we can’t be 100% sure if it is related to the Nintendo NX, the company has recently patented a new gaming controller. According...

7 Million Nintendo Amiibos Sold In The US Since November

09/10/2015, Nintendo launched their Amiibo figurines last year and surprisingly they have sold very well. In fact according to a report from VentureBeat that cites a report from The NPD Group, it seems that Nintendo has reportedly managed to sell a whopping 7 million...

Pokémon GO Will Let You Catch Pokémon In “Real Life”

09/10/2015, Several years ago Google launched an app called Ingress on Android. Basically this was Google’s attempt at creating a game based on augmented reality, where gamers would go out into the real world with their phones in order to progress in the game. The...

New Wii U Mario Kart 8 Bundle Announced For The US

09/08/2015, Mario Kart 8 was released last year and to help promote the game and boost Wii U sales, Nintendo announced a limited edition Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle. Fast forward to today, the game is about 1.5 years old, but in case you haven’t played it already,...

Smaller Nintendo 3DS Will Be Making Its Way Stateside

08/31/2015, Last year Nintendo announced two new consoles in the form of the Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL. These are basically upgraded versions of the existing handheld console, but the company only chose to launch the XL version in the US. According to Nintendo back...

Super Mario Maker Wii U Bundle Goes Up For Pre-Order

08/27/2015, Last year Nintendo announced the Super Mario Maker which basically allows gamers to create their own Super Mario levels. These levels can be shared and played so if you think you can create a particularly challenging level, why not? Now if the tool is...

Mega Yarn Yoshi Amiibo Set To Be The “Biggest”

08/24/2015, Nintendo has always had the penchant for coming up with something quirky that is strangely appealing, too. In fact, one of their more recent “moves” in the market would be the release of the amiibo figurines, which has been speculated to net Nintendo...

Nintendo NX’s Features Possibly Hinted At In Patent Filing

08/24/2015, The Nintendo NX will be the Japanese gaming company’s next-gen console. What exactly the console looks like or what kind of features it will pack is really anyone’s guess since Nintendo is playing it pretty close to the chest at the moment. However...

Nintendo Wii U Sales Pass 2.5 Million In Japan

08/24/2015, The Nintendo Wii U isn’t the most popular console at the moment and the fact that Sony and Microsoft have both launched their next-gen consoles certainly did not help the situation. However Nintendo has been steadily trucking along and according to the...

Nintendo Open To Turning Their Games Into Movies

08/21/2015, We’re not sure if you guys have seen the Super Mario Bros. movie that was released in 1993, but the general consensus is that it was a terrible, terrible movie based on a much beloved franchise. Unfortunately that seems to be the way of video...

Pokémon ‘s Pokkén Tournament Arriving On The Wii U Spring 2016

08/21/2015, If you live in Japan, you may or may not have come across a game called Pokkén Tournament in the arcades. For those who are unfamiliar, this is basically like Tekken, except that instead of bad-ass looking characters, you have Pokemon fighting each other...