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Zelda: Tri Force Heroes Will Reward Gamers Who Play Locally

10/13/2015, With internet speeds being a lot faster than they used to be, many gamers have turned to online games. Developers have also chosen to make games that require an always-on connection. However if you miss the days of going over to a friend’s house or...

More Rare Amiibo To Be Back In Stock

09/30/2015, It is very much like Nintendo to come up with an idea that can be sold many times over, as well as keeping one’s interest in a character or game going several console generations down the road. Well, it seems that the amiibo madness is not going to end...

More Than 1 Million Super Mario Maker Copies Have Been Sold

09/30/2015, The idea that you could create your own Super Mario levels and challenge your friends, or download new Super Mario levels created by other gamers so that you get to relive the game again definitely has huge appeal. We totally get that, and it looks like...

New 3DS Cover Plates On Nintendo’s Online Store

09/25/2015, Nintendo is a very good marketer of their products – otherwise, how else do you think that their games and franchises are able to survive for so long? Of course, quality has something to do with it as well, since people will be able to see through...

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...