2 News

Kirby’s Epic Yarn and Kirby Mass Attack Now Available on Wii U Virtual Console

While players had the chance to experience a new Kirby adventure with Kirby: Planet Robobot last month, the Wii U Virtual Console has added two more of Kirby's classic adventures in case you can't get enough of ...Read More

on July 28, 2016 7:08 AM
14 News

Pokemon Shoots Back Up in the UK Game Charts Following Pokemon GO Success

The No.1 spot in the UK game charts goes to LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens for the fourth week in a row, but interestingly, three 3DS Pokemon games also appears in the charts. ...Read More

on July 25, 2016 6:59 AM
9 News

Check Out NES Classic Edition’s Retro Inspired Trailer

If the recently announced NES Classic Edition is on your shortlist for holiday, you have got to check out this 80's-inspired trailer. Meanwhile, for those out of the loop, the NES Classic Edition is a miniature plug-and-play ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 10:33 PM
23 Editorials

Remakes, Remasters, and HD Collections by the Numbers; How Prominent are They in Gaming?

A question that is often asked is why are there so many remasters happening? Whether it be an HD version of an older game, a remake, or a remaster of an already released PlayStation 3/Xbox 360 game, ...Read More

on July 16, 2016 12:00 PM
20 News

Nintendo Answers Popular Questions About Upcoming NES Classic Edition

While the NES Classic Edition came as a surprise to nearly everyone, the announcement did leave behind a few unanswered questions. For example, will the system be able to connect to the internet? Does the system allow ...Read More

on July 15, 2016 2:48 PM
9 News

Ubisoft Developers Discuss What it Means to Turn 30 and How to Pronounce the Company’s Name in New Videos

Ubisoft recently put out new videos featuring its employees and developers, asking them what it means to turn 30 and how the company's name is pronounced. ...Read More

on July 13, 2016 12:42 PM
2 News

Summer Games Done Quick Closes With $1.295 Million in Donations

The annual Summer Games Done Quick event has closed, finishing with over $1.295 million in donations for the Doctors without Borders organization. This year's Summer Games Done Quick ran from July 3-9 and included a blindfolded ...Read More

on July 10, 2016 1:13 PM
12 News

Super Mario RPG Comes to NA Virtual Console Tomorrow

It's been a while since we heard of a notable Virtual Console release on the Wii U, however North America is getting a classic tomorrow: Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. ...Read More

on June 29, 2016 4:54 PM
0 News

Adam Driver Stars as Kylo Ren in the Latest LEGO Star Wars Trailer

Kylo Ren - commander of the First Order - is the focus of the latest LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer. ...Read More

on June 21, 2016 11:31 AM
15 News

Shigeru Miyamoto Hopes We Will See “A New Kind of Mario” From Nintendo In “A Year or Two”

In an interview with IGN about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Shigeru Miyamoto commented on what we may see next from the Super Mario Bros. series. ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 5:59 PM
30 News

Reggie Fils-Aime Talks Nintendo and Virtual Reality

How is Nintendo positioning itself for the future of reality? In an interview with Bloomberg West, Reggie Fils-Aime (the head honcho at Nintendo of America) broached the the topic directly. In short, Fils-Aime doesn't think virtual reality ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 10:44 AM
4 News

Super Paper Mario Coming to North American eShop Today

While Paper Mario: Color Splash has been getting a lot of screen time at E3, Nintendo is paying homage to the classics. According to Nintendo's website, Super Paper Mario is available right now on Nintendo's eShop. ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 10:14 AM
2 News

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess’s Manga is Officially Heading West

Good news for fans of The Legend of Zelda manga series -- the series based on The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is heading to the West. Previously only available in Japan, the series will be reprinted ...Read More

on May 30, 2016 1:17 PM
36 Rumors

Vivendi Might Be Set to Succeed on Gameloft’s Hostile Takeover

French conglomerate Vivendi is slowly closing its grasp on a Guillemot-founded business, following a possible successful week in their fight for mobile-developer Gameloft. According to Bloomberg's sources close to the matter, Vivendi may now has the approval ...Read More

on May 29, 2016 1:22 PM
2 News

Super Smash Bros. Wii U and Melee to have Tournaments at CEO 2016

Nintendo of America announced on their Twitter today that both Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Melee will be present at CEO 2016, or Community Effort Orlando 2016, this year. ...Read More

on May 27, 2016 3:23 PM
41 News

GameStop Compares Potential Nintendo NX Sales to Wii U and Wii; “Excited” About it

During GameStop’s quarterly financial conference call Executive Vice President of Business Strategy Mike Hogan talked about what kind of sales the upcoming Nintendo NX could generate in its first two years in comparison to its predecessors, the  ...Read More

on May 26, 2016 6:06 PM
8 News

Star Tropics and Zoda’s Revenge: Star Tropics II are Finally Coming to the Nintendo EShop Tommorrow

According to Nintendo's Official Website, both Star Tropics and Zoda's Revenge: Star Tropics 2 are coming to the Nintendo EShop tomorrow, May 26.  The Star Tropics series is an old, underrated series of Nintendo's from the ...Read More

on May 25, 2016 9:58 PM
7 News

Activision May Have Pulled the Plug on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare [Reflex]’s Servers

It seems like multiplayer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare on the original Wii may have seen its final days. According to a recent report on Reddit, the Wii port of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 12:10 PM
8 News

Nintendo Restructures Their Company to Explore Health Devices and Computer Software

According to a recent change in Nintendo's Articles of Incorporation -- the legal documents declaring and binding a company's stated purpose and mission -- the House of Mario will be looking to explore medical devices and computer ...Read More

on May 18, 2016 3:52 PM
18 News

PS4 Dominates Ubisoft’s Sales, Xbox One Follows; The Division has 9.5 Million Registered Users

Ubisoft posted a new financial report for the full fiscal year 2015-2016, and the PS4 was still at the top of the company's software sales, followed by Xbox One and PC. Interestingly, both consoles have gained strong ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 11:41 AM
11 News

Disney Infinity Will Discontinue June 2016; Disney Shutters Avalanche Software

Disney Interactive's toys-to-life series, Disney Infinity will be closing its doors come June. In a blog post released earlier today, Senior Vice President of Disney Interactive John Blackburn gave no explanation to the sudden end. There are ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 5:00 PM
36 News

Yves Guillemot Warns Vivendi Takeover Will “Kill Creativity”

According to a recent article from Bloomberg, the co-founder of monolith publisher Ubisoft Entertainment is still warning of the dangers of a hostile takeover. These are by no means empty threats, with a takeover from French ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 2:57 PM
2 News

Pokemon Red/Blue/Yellow/Green 3DS eShop Releases Sell Over 1.5 Million Copies Worldwide

Coming off a big year for one of its most successful series and its 20th anniversary, one of the big surprises of the year for Pokemon fans was the re-release of the original Game Boy classics on ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 11:36 AM
0 News

Ubisoft to Open Rabbids Amusement Center in Montreal

While the Rabbids brand has seen a video game release since 2014, Ubisoft has officially announced they are in development of a Rabbid Amusement Center on the West Island of Montreal. According to a recent press release, ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 6:09 PM
10 News

Xenoblade Chronicles Dated for the Wii U eShop

Xenoblade Chronicles will be available digitally to Wii U owners very soon indeed, Nintendo has confirmed. ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 1:14 PM
23 Featured

Join Us For Episode 1 of the ShockCast and Win Dark Souls III

If you follow our social media accounts, you may have spotted the rare teaser about how DualShocker's official podcast -- The ShockCast -- is getting a reboot. And to start the relaunch with a bang, we are ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 7:51 AM
40 Galleries

Check Out an Actual Handgun Customized to Look Like a Nintendo Zapper

Texas-based gun manufacturer Precision Syndicate has likely never crafted a more controversial gun. Posted on their Facebook and Instagram pages yesterday, Precision Syndicate managed to customize a Glock pistol to look the spitting image of a classic ...Read More

on April 11, 2016 3:50 PM
2 News

Wario Land: Shake It! Comes to Wii U’s Virtual Console Next Thursday

Wario Land: Shake It!, also known as Wario Land: The Shake Dimension in PAL regiions, will be heading to Wii U's European Virtual Console this Thursday. The announcement comes by way of Nintendo of Europe's Twitter ...Read More

on April 4, 2016 2:48 PM
6 News

Nintendo is Sending Platinum Points for My Nintendo to Previous Club Nintendo Members

Were you part of the late and great Club Nintendo? Nintendo of America is giving a nod to prior Club Nintendo members on My Nintendo, sending them Platinum Points via email in messages like this: ...Read More

on March 31, 2016 5:57 PM
0 News

Wii’s Mario Super Sluggers Heading to Wii U’s Virtual Console Tomorrow

Mario Super Sluggers is on-deck -- according to Nintendo's official page for the game, Mario Super Sluggers is heading to Wii U virtual console in North America tomorrow, March 31, 2016. ...Read More

on March 30, 2016 4:29 PM