Nintendo has generally delivered quality hardware over the years, no doubt about that. Heck, I still have my first generation Gameboy that runs on a quartet of AA batteries with its dot matrix display since 1991, and close to a quarter of a century later, the bad boy still works. The Nintendo DS Lite? Mine’s running fine and dandy, and the only thing I worry about would be the battery […]
In a short span of time Twitch has witnessed exponential growth. It now caters to more than 45 million unique viewers from different platforms every month. More than a million people are using the service to broadcast gameplay from a variety of gaming platforms. Twitch happens to be the fourth largest bandwidth user in the U.S. after Netflix, Google and Apple, towering over Facebook in fourth place. It has plans to […]
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 and unwanted, so where do all of these titles end up? Considering how the Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS have large libraries, there are plenty […]
Earlier last month, we revealed that Nintendo had a specially themed Nintendo 3DS console that would sport a Yoshi motif on its cover. At that time the console was announced for gamers in Europe, but the good news is that it looks like it could be arriving in North America around the same time as well.This is according to a couple of listings made by retailers such as KMart and […]
While the Nintendo Wii U might not be doing too well, it seems that the Nintendo 3DS on the other hand is enjoying a fair level of success. According to a report from Famitsu, it seems that over in Japan, the Nintendo 3DS has managed to cross the 15 million mark in terms of units sold. This covers both the Nintendo 3DS and the 3DS XL. While this might seem […]
So, we have heard about Monster Hunter 4 arriving as a Nintendo 3DS bundle over in the Land of the Rising Sun (where else?) in October last year, and if you cannot get enough of the Monster Hunter series on Nintendo’s diminutive handheld console, then here is a little bit of something for you to check out – apparently, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is already being prepared to be released […]
If there is one particular game genre that was introduced on the Nintendo DS platform which certainly captured the imagination of many due to its unique style of gameplay, it would be the Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney series. I admit that I thoroughly enjoyed myself playing through the different cases over the years, but as I left college and entered the working world, I also ditched the gaming world behind. […]
Nintendo made some major announcements during yesterday’s Nintendo Direct that put some serious focus on titles that are coming out this holiday season, as well as some new hardware and updates to those that have already been released. We learned some new things regarding Super Mario 3D World and The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, but there was so much more discussed during the Nintendo Direct video.
While the PlayStation 4 is leading all gaming related stories particularly this week, Nintendo today made a couple of announcements of its own that are likely to be very well received. The company has announced that YouTube for Nintendo 3DS is finally going to be released, it is expected to drop later this month. Through the app users will be able to search, browse and view YouTube videos straight from their […]
Nintendo Direct today brought news about an upcoming Nintendo 3DS update which brings a unified accounts ID system as well as Miiverse to the console. Called Nintendo Network ID, users will have to ability to register the same ID on both the 3DS and the Wii U and combine their balance on both of them. They’ll also be able to purchase games from eShop on both the 3DS and the […]
Hulu Plus has been making itself available across as many platforms as rival video streaming service Netflix has as it has an application on video game consoles, smart TVs and set-top media streaming boxes. Hulu is adding yet another platform where it can spread its content to, and this time, it’s headed to one of the most popular handheld gaming platforms around, the Nintendo 3DS.
Kirby has been one of Nintendo’s most important mascots ever since its Game Boy was released back in 1989. Since then, Kirby has starred in a number of games across multiple Nintendo platforms, and today, the company has announced a new side-scrolling Kirby game is coming to the Nintendo 3DS in 2014.
We’ve been keeping a close eye as to who gets added to the roster for Nintendo’s upcoming brawler, Super Smash Bros. Nintendo announced Captain Olimar, Luigi and Princess Peach would be added to the mix, and today, Toon Link has been confirmed.There really was no better time to announce Toon Link to be headed to Super Smash Bros. as The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD was just released on the […]
If you’re an owner of both the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, you’re probably aware both devices don’t sync up to a unified Nintendo ID. This can make syncing up content on both devices a pain in the keister, although there aren’t many games that offer this sort of functionality. Many Wii U and 3DS owners have been wanting unified accounts on both system for quite some time, and […]