Nintendo Preparing Japanese Nintendo Direct on May 31; Includes This Summer’s 3DS and Wii U Titles

With E3 just about two weeks away, many companies are getting their big guns ready for the biggest gaming-centric show of the year with plenty of huge announcements, ...Read More

Get Your Credit Cards Ready; Amazon Debuts New System for Purchasing amiibo With Wave 4 Launch Today

After the amiibo craze kicked off with the figurines’ launch back in November of last year, the demand for new figurines and the more elusive characters has driven ...Read More

Review: Splatoon – Are You a Kid or a Squid?

I’ve been interested in Splatoon ever since it was first unveiled during last year’s E3, as the title looked promising. Between following any revealed news game and playing ...Read More

PDP Metal Mario 30th Anniversary Controller Spotted On Amazon

An Amazon UK listing for the Metal Mario 30th Anniversary PDP controller has been spotted and has a date for October 30th (most likely a tentative ...Read More

Inky Shooter Splatoon Gets a New Single-Player TV Spot

Splatoon, the inky shooter for Wii U coming May 29th, gets a new single-player TV spot. ...Read More

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for PS4 Dominates Japan on New Media Create Charts

Today Media Create released its sales charts for the Japanese market, and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt seem to have been welcomed quite enthusiastically by Japanese fans, topping ...Read More

Wii U Stretch Goal Revealed for Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

So far the hotly anticipated side-scrolling action platformer Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is confirmed to appear on the PS4, Xbox One and PC. ...Read More

Take a Peek at the Setlist of New Songs Revealed for Guitar Hero Live

With summer just about in full swing, its time to put on some tunes and thanks to Guitar Hero Live, a whole new round of catchy hits have ...Read More

Get Three Select Amiibo For $30 At Best Buy

Best Buy has a new deal where you can buy three select amiibo figures for $30. There are fourteen different amiibo’s to choose from and you’ll ...Read More

Get Various Nintendo eShops Indie Titles for Wii U and 3DS via the Humble Nindie Bundle

The Humble Bundle, the digital distributor where you can pay what you want for a bundle of digital collections has revealed its latest collection of games, which consist ...Read More

Here’s How the Amiibo Will Work in Yoshi’s Woolly World

A new trailer has been released for the upcoming Wii U exclusive platformer Yoshi’s Woolly World and it shows how the game will interact with those popular Amiibo toys. ...Read More

New SteamWorld Heist Screenshots Show the Nintendo 3DS Version

A handful of new screenshots showing the Nintendo 3DS version of the upcoming strategy game SteamWorld Heist have been released. ...Read More

You Can Now See Yoshi’s Woolly World Title Screen, Cutscene, and World 1 Gameplay

One of the premiere Nintendo titles for the Wii U this year is Yoshi’s Woolly World. And while Nintendo has been quiet since last E3, Nintendo Insider has ...Read More

PS4 Version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Dominates Major Japanese Retailer’s Sales Chart

Like every week, the major Japanese retailer Tsutaya was the first to release sales charts for the local market, and this time around they’re quite interesting, ...Read More

Project CARS Dev Reveals Issues WIth Wii U Version, Awaiting News on Nintendo NX Console

On the official Project CARS forum, Slightly Mad Studios boss Ian Bell revealed that the development team is having issues with the Wii U version of the title. ...Read More

Mega Man Zero 2 Now Available on the Wii U Virtual Console

The Game Boy Advance game Mega Man Zero 2 is now available for $7.99 on the Wii U Virtual Console. The game was previously only available ...Read More

Splatoon Global Testfire Suffers Massive Server Outage (But the Twitter Hashtag is Pretty Golden) (UPDATED)

Update: The official Japanese Splatoon Twitter account confirmed that the Testfire has been extended for another hour:

【おしらせ】完成披露試写会は本日8:00で終了する予定でしたが、つながりにくい状況が続いていたため、実施を1時間延長し9:00までとさせていた きます。 ご迷惑をおかけして、申し訳ございません。 ...Read More

If You Collect amiibo and Live Near New York City, Nintendo World to Hold Midnight Launch of Wave 4 Figurines Next Week

After releasing late last year, Nintendo’s amiibo figurines have been a truly hot commodity in the eyes of collectors with many of its figurines becoming rare items – ...Read More

Q.U.B.E. Director’s Cut Coming to Consoles Early this Summer

The quirky 2012 puzzle game Q.U.B.E. turned some heads in a good way and now the definitive version of the game, Q.U.B.E. Director’s Cut, is coming to PS3, ...Read More

Don’t Starve: Giant Edition Coming to Wii U on May 28th

Klei Entertainment announced today that Don’t Starve: Giant Edition will be coming to the Wii U via the eShop on May 28th. ...Read More

Nintendo to Discontinue Wii U Basic 8GB White Console in Japan, Adding New Premium White 32GB Console in June

After about 2.5 years on the market, Nintendo is set to refresh its Wii U stock slightly with recent reports indicating one of the console’s first iterations, the ...Read More

Octodad: Dadliest Catch Crashing onto PS Vita Next Week; Includes Cross-Buy Support, New Trophies, and More

After squirming his way into our hearts early last year, the normal human/cephalopod father figure of Octodad: Dadliest Catch is going portable with a new version of the ...Read More

LEGO Dimensions is 1.21 Gigawatts of Fun in New Trailer Starring Back to the Future’s Christopher Lloyd

After the previous LEGO games have taken us there and back again in locations from series such as Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, and ...Read More

Second Batch of Guitar Hero Live Songs Revealed

Guitar Hero Live is coming this fall, and to tease us along the way the series’ official Facebook page has been having “Tracklist Tuesdays” the past two weeks ...Read More

Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata Will Not Be Attending E3 Again This Year; Will Focus on “Other Areas” of Company Business in Japan

Last year, a surprising turn of events led to Nintendo President and CEO Satoru Iwata not attending last year’s E3 2014 due to health concerns, and with ...Read More

Review: Xenoblade Chronicles X (Japanese Version) – The Greatest Battle For Humanity

Being a huge fan of Xenoblade Chornicles, I was pretty excited when this game was first announced back in 2013 during the year’s first Nintendo Direct. I knew ...Read More

Start Your Training Today; Locations and Qualifying Details Revealed for Nintendo World Championships 2015

After revealing its plans for E3 2015 last week, Nintendo provided a fun surprise right out of the gate by announcing the return of the Nintendo World ...Read More

Nintendo Bringing Rare amiibo Back to Stores in Limited Quantities Over Next Few Days

Ever since their debut in stores back in November, Nintendo’s line of amiibo figurines have been highly sought-after commodities to collectors, with some of the figurines’ rarity being incredibly frustrating to consumers. ...Read More

Splatoon Global Testfire Returns, Get Ready to Ink-Up on May 23rd

Last week Nintendo launch their first Splatoon Global Testfire, giving players access to the multiplayer beta for one ink-filled day. ...Read More

Get Inked Up in Splatoon’s New TV Commercial

Nintendo has started advertising their Wii U exclusive shooter Splatoon on TV in North America too. ...Read More