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Mario Kart 8 Review

06/24/2014, What do you get when you cross a turtle shell with a banana? If you happen to know, then odds are you have some seriously awkward life experiences, or you haven’t given Nintendo’s iconic racing series a chance yet. If not, then the eighth go around of...

Miyamoto Open To The Idea Of Unifying Development Environments

06/23/2014, Wouldn’t it be highly convenient if developers developed a single game that can be run across multiple platforms? Well that’s what Sony tried to do with the PlayStation 3 and the PS Vita, but could that be something Nintendo could be considering for...

Science Tries To Figure Out How Far Mario Ran In Super Mario Bros.

06/22/2014, There are times when it is fun to take something fictional and let it have a go in the real world, as it sort of gives off a different way to look at things. For instance, Nick Greene of Mental Floss decided to harness the power of mathematics by coming...

Nintendo: Wii U Has a Very Long Life Ahead Of It

06/22/2014, With all the attention focused on Sony and Microsoft’s next-gen consoles, the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, there isn’t much love being shown to Nintendo’s Wii U, especially by developers who have recently announced a bunch of new games at E3...

Nintendo Vs. Philips: UK Judge Rules In Philips’ Favor

06/20/2014, Some of you guys might recall that back in May, Nintendo was hit with a lawsuit from Philips who claimed that Nintendo had infringed upon their patents when they made the Wii U console. Philips was seeking an injunction against the sale of Wii U consoles...

Mario Kart 8 Mercedes DLC Coming To America And Europe This Summer

06/20/2014, You might recall that back in May, it was revealed that Mario Kart 8 gamers in Japan could look forward to a Mercedes-Benz DLC that would essentially put the serious and sporty-looking car into a game populated by cartoony and sometimes silly-looking...

Nintendo 64 Games Could Arrive On Wii U Virtual Console

06/20/2014, The Nintendo Wii U, the latest generation console from Nintendo, is not exactly doing gangbusters sales figures although the gaming giant claims that it is in second place where the current generation console wars are concerned. Well, the Wii U has not...

Dual GamePad Wii U Games Not Happening Anytime Soon

06/20/2014, The Nintendo Wii U, like most consoles, offer support for more than one controller, which makes sense since there are plenty of multiplayer games out there that will need the extra controller. However when it comes to the GamePad, there is only one that...

This Is Where Nintendo 3DS And DS Games Go To Die

06/19/2014, History repeats itself, and this saying is true and steadfast. After all, it was not too long ago that the successful excavation of buried E.T. titles for the Atari 2600 system happened, and in the 21st century, we too, have video games that are unloved...

Shigeru Miyamoto Expresses Reservation Over VR Gaming

06/18/2014, Is virtual reality the next wave in gaming? Well judging by the efforts of companies like Sony with Project Morpheus and Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus VR, it would certainly seem that way, but apparently not everyone is on board with virtual reality...

Glitch Discovered In NES’ Super Mario Bros.

06/18/2014, We’ve said it many times in the past about how no software is completely free of bugs, and if you need further proof of this, it seems that one gamer has managed to find a glitch in a 1985 copy of Super Mario Bros. Yup, a game that’s almost 30 years...

Nintendo’s Miyamoto Could Look Into More Lefty-Friendly Games

06/18/2014, When it comes to video games and gaming peripherals, most manufacturers assume that the gamer is right-handed. This is because the population of right-handers is higher than that of left-handers, which is why it makes more sense for manufacturers to cater...

Legend Of Zelda On Wii U At E3 Used In-Game Footage

06/16/2014, Earlier last week, we did bring you word that the Nintendo Wii U will be getting what many would deem to be a killer software, a surefire ace in the hole, and that is none other than one of Nintendo’s intellectual properties which is known as the Legend...