16 News

Grand Theft Auto V Returns to the Top of the UK Sales Chart for the Second Week of 2017

It will be the year 2042 and Grand Theft Auto V will still be among the top-selling games of the year. Rockstar's latest installment in the series just continues to sell by the bucket loads, as evidence ...Read More

on January 16, 2017 8:49 AM
12 News

In the UK: FIFA 17 Was The Top Selling Game at Retail for 2016; Hardware and Software Sales Fall for the Year

Research institute GfK has released its information and full year figures for the UK physical games market in 2016. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 11:26 AM
4 News

Pokemon Snap Coming to Wii U Virtual Console in North America Tomorrow

2017 is already showing to be a strong year for Wii U's virtual console, with Nintendo 64's Pokemon Snap making its North American debut. ...Read More

on January 4, 2017 2:39 PM
5 News

Fan Project Pokemon Prism Leaked on 4chan, Despite Nintendo Takedown Notice

The day following Nintendo's takedown notice, developer Koolboyman's fan project Pokemon Prism has been released to the whole internet thanks to some benevolent 4chan hackers. The game, an eight year project built as an homage to Game ...Read More

on December 30, 2016 9:38 PM
4 News

Save Big on Games and Accessories in GameStop’s Winter Sale

If you didn't get all the gaming goodies you wanted yesterday don't fret; GameStop has you covered with their Winter Sale. ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 4:35 PM
16 Editorials

The Evolution of Spider-Man in Gaming: Swinging In and Out of the Gaming Scene

Spider-Man is to Marvel what Batman and Superman are to DC. He is one of Marvel's biggest and most notable characters, and as such, has received many a game adaption. Ever since the early days of gaming, ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 11:45 AM
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Excitebots: Trick Racing Dated for Wii U

Racing fans will soon be able to enjoy the Wii classic Excitebots: Trick Racing on the Wii U. ...Read More

on December 14, 2016 1:55 PM
1 News

Nintendo Files for “Excite Truck” Trademark in US

Hidden behind the news of the Nintendo Switch livestream announcement, Nintendo has filed an application for an "Excite Truck" trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The trademark is filed under Class 9 for game ...Read More

on December 13, 2016 1:35 PM
2 News

Peruse Fire Emblem’s European History in New Trailer

Nintendo has released an informative "European Retrospective" video for the Fire Emblem series.

The video covers the various series entries that have seen a release in Europe, such as Fire Emblem for the GameBoy Advance and Fire ...Read More

on December 7, 2016 1:19 PM
1 News

Excitebike 64 and Wario Land: Shake It! Come to Wii U’s Virtual Console Tomorrow

With a few more months until Nintendo Switch's launch, the Virtual Console for Wii U is continuing to grow. This includes Excitebike 64 and Wario Land: Shake It!, releasing tomorrow in North America. ...Read More

on November 16, 2016 2:00 PM
2 News

Ubisoft Reveals Full Just Dance 2017 Tracklist

The tracklist is arguably the most important thing when it comes to a dance game. That being said, today Ubisoft revealed the full tracklist for Just Dance 2017. ...Read More

on October 14, 2016 11:45 AM
3 News

Call of Duty 3 Added to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Program

Larry "Major Nelson" Hyrb revealed today on his Twitter that Call of Duty 3 is now available in the Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Program. ...Read More

on September 22, 2016 1:10 PM
1 News

Donkey Kong Country Returns Heads to North American Wii U Virtual Console This Week

Break out your bongos -- Donkey Kong Country Returns, the 2010 Wii classic, will be heading to Wii U's Virtual Console in North America. Donkey Kong Country Returns is no stranger to Virtual Console -- the ...Read More

on September 22, 2016 1:08 PM
10 Reviews

Resident Evil 4 HD Review — A Classic Reborn

With the Resident Evil series about to see a radical reinvention of the franchise with next year's Resident Evil VII: Biohazard, players on PS4 and Xbox One have the opportunity to revisit one of the series' previous ...Read More

on September 19, 2016 9:53 AM
0 News

LEGO Harry Potter Collection Releasing for PS4 on October 21

TT Games and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed the Lego Harry Potter Collection today, which bundles both Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 and Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 for PS4. ...Read More

on September 8, 2016 3:28 PM
9 Editorials

The Evolution of Batman in Gaming: From Isometric Puzzlers to Open-World Adventures

Ever since he was created in 1939 by Bob Kane and Bill Finger, Batman has become a pop-culture icon with multiple appearances in both TV shows and movies throughout the years. That being said, Batman's popularity has ...Read More

on September 3, 2016 10:57 AM
73 News

Nintendo NX Version of Dragon Quest X Confirmed in Development Alongside PS4 Version

The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu included an interview with Dragon Quest X Producer Yosuke Saito and Director Chikara Saito, giving an update on the state of the game. ...Read More

on August 7, 2016 6:57 PM
0 News

Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Available on Wii U Virtual Console

The latest Virtual Console addition on Wii U is Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. This Nintendo DS game was first released in 2008. ...Read More

on August 6, 2016 3:14 PM
8 News

Disney Infinity is Almost Dead, Servers Are Shutting Down

The news that Disney Infinity would be discontinuing the production of toys came earlier in the year. As expected, we now learn that the game servers will be shutting down too. On Disney Interactive's support site, ...Read More

on July 30, 2016 12:28 PM
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
21 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