23 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
32 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
2 Editorials

On 20 Years of Pokemon and Catching ‘Em All

From the first time we chose our starter and ventured out from Pallet Town, Pokemon has led players through an epic journey to become a Pokemon Master and catch 'em all, and since then become one of ...Read More

on March 30, 2016 11:52 AM
24 Galleries

Second Nintendo NX Controller Also Revealed as a Fake

To little surprise, the second "leaked NX controller" making the video game website circuit has also been confirmed as fake. News follows yesterday's reveal that the first of these elliptical-shaped controllers was merely an elaborate hoax by ...Read More

on March 25, 2016 10:44 AM
9 News

Pokemon Reaches New Milestone of 200 Million Sales of Core Series; 277 Million Lifetime Sales

As gamers everywhere are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the beloved Pokemon series in its ongoing "#Pokemon20" celebrations, the series has also happened to have reached new sales milestones according to the series' developer to help in ...Read More

on March 17, 2016 10:42 AM
5 News

Nintendo Lowers Profit and Sales Forecast for 2015; Wii and Wii U Software Selling Well

It seems Nintendo is expecting to fall short of their estimated benchmarks for the 2015 fiscal year, ending March 31, 2016. According to a recent document made available to investors, Nintendo is scaling back their predictions for ...Read More

on March 15, 2016 2:08 PM
4 News

First Details on Universal Studio’s Nintendo Theme Park Emerge

Last year, Nintendo and Universal Studios began collaborating on a Nintendo addition to Universal theme parks. According to Sankei News (via Kotaku), the first details of this project emerged last week, including the cost, how large the ...Read More

on March 7, 2016 12:29 PM
7 News

Nintendo Shares Yeto’s Secret Soup Recipe to Celebrate Twilight Princess HD

How do you celebrate the launch of games? By making a new batch of soup, perhaps? If so, Nintendo has you covered. ...Read More

on March 4, 2016 7:18 PM
13 News

Nintendo Selects Collection Adds Super Mario 3D World, Ocarina of Time 3D, and More for $20

Nintendo has been no stranger to bringing gamers some exceptional titles, and with the ongoing "Nintendo Selects" collection that brings players several of the companies best-selling games at low prices, new titles have been added to expand ...Read More

on February 29, 2016 10:26 AM
3 News

Take a Look Back at The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess in New Video

Fans are eagerly awaiting the launch of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD, so why not take a moment to appreciate the original? ...Read More

on February 24, 2016 1:04 PM
7 News

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD’s New Trailer Highlights Upcoming Features

Only a week ago, we shared Nintendo UK's trailer featuring the gameplay change highlights in The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD. Not more than a few days later, Nintendo of America released a similar trailer (below), ...Read More

on February 15, 2016 3:52 PM
7 News

Retailer Lists New Nintendo Selects, Including Pikmin 3 Reissue

A retailer listing has surfaced for a new wave of Nintendo Selects due out in stores on March 11, 2016. Each game, on platforms including 3DS, Wii and Wii U is simply a repackaging of older titles, ...Read More

on February 15, 2016 2:50 PM
20 News

PS4 Keeps Dominating Ubisoft’s Sales; New Watch_Dogs and Another New IP Confirmed

Ubisoft released today its quarterly financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2015/2016, ended on December 31st, 2015, reporting €561.8 million in sales. ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 11:48 AM
2 News

Twilight Princess HD Will Sport Hero Mode, Poe Lantern, and GamePad Functionality

Don't call it a remasterThe Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U is bringing more than just graphical and technical improvements to the decade-old Wii title.  Besides the upcoming amiibo support for ...Read More

on February 4, 2016 1:16 PM
7 News

Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition is Coming to North America’s Wii U eShop on Feb. 4

Resident Evil 4 maintains a strange place in the minds of Resident Evil fans -- half of the base regard it as one of (if not) the best in the series, while others firmly believe it is ...Read More

on February 1, 2016 8:02 PM