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Super Smash Bros. Wii U Demos Headed To Best Buy

05/27/2014, According to Nintendo about a month ago, they confirmed that Super Smash Bros. would be seeing a release on the Nintendo 3DS console this summer, and a release on the Nintendo Wii U later in winter. Given that Super Smash Bros. is a brawler game that...

Nintendo 2DS Gets Sea Green Color

05/23/2014, When it comes to rolling out a particular product in many different colors as well as livery, you can more or less say that Nintendo is an old hand at such a particular strategy. The even stranger thing is, many people tend to fall for it over and over...

Nintendo NFC Will Feature In Wii U Smash Bros

05/22/2014, Nintendo has promised to have NFC technology featured in their games, but so far nothing concrete has been seen for all intents and purposes. Still, it looks as though this long awaited feature will finally make its way to Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U...

GG Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Service

05/20/2014, Earlier this February, we brought you word that Nintendo has plans to shut down their Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service this coming May 20th, and now that the fateful day has arrived, the Japanese gaming giant remained true to their word, hence...

Mario Kart 8 Will Catalyze Wii U Sales, According To Nintendo

05/19/2014, Mario Kart 8 will be released for the Nintendo Wii U at the end of this month and safe to say it is one of the more highly anticipated Wii U titles this year. However the question remains, will it be enough to generate interest in the Wii U consoles to...

Philips Sues Nintendo, Seeks Wii U Injunction

05/14/2014, Nintendo is not doing so hot at the moment. Based on the company’s recent financials, they failed to meet sales expectations, despite slashing those estimations earlier. What this means is that the company will probably want to focus its efforts on...

Free Pokemon X & Y For New Japanese Nintendo 3DS XL Owners

05/14/2014, They say that there is no such thing as a free lunch in this world, but is there such a thing as free games? Apparently so, as Nintendo has now extended its “Recommended Software” promotion on Japan, resulting in the new Nintendo 3DS XL (or rather,...

Play Mario Kart 8 At GameStop This Weekend

05/12/2014, Are you up to anything this coming weekend? If you happen to have plenty of time to burn, then perhaps you might be interested in dropping by one of the 2,700 plus GameStop stores over in the U.S. later this weekend (that would be May 17 and May 18 just...

Limited Edition Mario Kart 8 Software Bundle Announced For The US

05/08/2014, Back in March earlier this year, we reported that Nintendo had announced a limited edition bundle of Mario Kart 8. What so special about this bundle? Well the bundle would basically come with the game itself along with a Blue Shell figurine. Unfortunately...

Nintendo Unveils Skylander-like Toys Of Their Own

05/08/2014, While games like Skylanders and Disney Infinity might seem novel, these are franchises that are doing extremely well for themselves, and it is also a market in which Nintendo plans on tapping into. During an investor Q&A session today, the Japanese...

Mario Kart TV Will Be Nintendo’s First Mobile App

05/08/2014, Earlier this year we reported that Nintendo would finally break into the mobile market, although not exactly in the way that we thought. The company announced their plans to create mobile apps, not games, which would be based around the company’s...

Nintendo To Design New Hardware For Emerging Markets

05/08/2014, Now there have been rumors suggesting that Nintendo could be working on new hardware that they will announce at E3. Turns out the rumors weren’t true and that the company has no new hardware to announce at E3, but that’s only half the story. Nintendo...