Tag archive for "Nintendo"

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
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Learn How to Fight in the New Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Trailer

Nintendo has launched a new trailer for Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past, coming to Nintendo 3DS in North America and Europe on September 16. ...Read More

on July 27, 2016 2:14 PM
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Pokemon Go Plus Companion Device Delayed for September Launch

Within just a few weeks, the mobile sensation Pokemon Go has quickly become a phenomenon and grown radically, while one of the game's most anticipated accessories, the Pokemon Go Plus, has been delayed to the fall for ...Read More

on July 27, 2016 7:56 AM
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Nintendo Ships 220,000 Wii U and 940,000 3DS Units in Latest Quarter; Heavy Losses Announced

Nintendo released today its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended on June 30th, 2016, also giving an update on hardware and software shipments for the Wii U and 3DS. ...Read More

on July 27, 2016 3:11 AM
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FAST Racing NEO & Steamworld Collection to Get a Physical Release on Wii U

Nintendo has revealed that it plans to launch a range of new eShop Selects titles across Europe beginning September 30, kicking things of with the physical release of FAST Racing NEO and SteamWorld Collection. ...Read More

on July 26, 2016 7:01 AM
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Street Fighter 2 Turbo and Other Street Fighter Classics Heading to European 3DS eShop This Week

Coming off the heels of Street Fighter V's release in February, those looking to jump back into the ring with many of the classic Street Fighter titles will soon get the chance to dive in to some ...Read More

on July 25, 2016 11:27 AM
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Best Buy Offers the Best of the 3DS Library in Buy One, Get One 50% Off Sale

After five years, the Nintendo 3DS has offered a strong and diverse lineup of hit Nintendo classics and some unexpected favorites, with Best Buy offering the chance to pick up some of the system's best games in ...Read More

on July 25, 2016 10:32 AM
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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
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Splatoon’s Fun Competitions Come to an End as the Final Splatfest Results Are In

The 16th, and final, Splatfest has come to a close, and the winner is: Team Marie! ...Read More

on July 25, 2016 2:05 AM
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Nintendo Clarifies Pokemon Go’s Impact on the Company, Will Not Change Financial Forecast

Nintendo has posted a notice to investors clarifying the impact Pokemon Go could have on the company's financial forecast. ...Read More

on July 24, 2016 2:48 PM
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Pokémon GO Tips Found By Data Miners, Reveals Level Caps, Spawn Rates and More

Data miners from the fan site Pokémon Fortress have uncovered a few secrets that had players wondering since Pokémon GO's release. Information such as what the level caps are, whether there's a master ball in the game ...Read More

on July 24, 2016 10:40 AM
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Pokémon GO Sets App Store Record for Most Download in Debut Week

According to ShackNews, Apple has confirmed Pokémon GO to have set a new record on their App Store, with more confirmed downloads in the game's first week than any other app. However Apple hasn't disclosed which app ...Read More

on July 23, 2016 12:28 PM
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Local Shrine in Hiroshima, Japan Leaves Adorable Pokémon GO-Themed Message to Players

Miyazaki Shrine, located in Hiroshima, Japan, left Pokémon GO players an adorable message about the polite way to go about capturing Pokémon using the widely popular mobile app (credit to Friendly Bird Emma for the translation): ...Read More

on July 22, 2016 8:05 PM
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New Pokémon Sun and Moon Information to Premiere August 1st

According to an image on the official Pokémon Japanese site, new information on the upcoming Pokémon Sun and Moon will be coming on August 1st 6am PT (9am ET). ...Read More

on July 22, 2016 7:26 PM
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Special Video Message From Creators to Celebrate Pokémon GO’s Release in Japan

In celebration of Pokémon GO's release in Japan, Niantic’s John Hanke and Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda released a special video message to fans. ...Read More

on July 22, 2016 6:58 PM
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Pokemon GO Is Now Finally Out in Japan

Pokemon GO has released in yet another country, this time Japan are welcomed into the fray. ...Read More

on July 22, 2016 5:42 AM
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Take a Peek at 10 Minutes of Paper Mario: Color Splash

We are quite a ways out from Paper Mario: Color Splash's release, however GameXplain has captured roughly ten minutes of gameplay from the latest 2D RPG. ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 11:17 PM
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Metroid Prime: Blast Ball is Free-to-Play for Two Months

Have you been dying to get your hands on Metroid Prime: Blast Ball? Probably not, but even so -- the three-on-three Metroid-like shooting game will be free-to-play from now until early September. With many online still critical ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 10:55 PM
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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
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf Receiving Major Update for Amiibo Support Four Years After Launch

Animal Crossing: New Leaf will be getting a huge new update four years after its original launch: all Animal Crossing amiibo figurines and cards will be compatible with the title: ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 10:03 PM
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Kirby Cafe Site Officially Open, Featuring Exclusive Kirby-Themed Menu Items and Goods

That lovely new Kirby Cafe opening up in Japan that I mentioned in a previous article? The official website is finally open and displays all of the menu items and goodies unique to the cafe. ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 8:38 PM
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Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Gets Some of its DLC Costumes Back in North America, Skips the Bikinis

Today Nintendo released today a trailer showing a batch of DLC for the recently released Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, bringing some of the downloadable costumes that were initially released in Japan.

Tokyo Millennium Collection DLC

Maid (Eleonora) ...Read More

on July 21, 2016 12:53 PM
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Pokémon Global Link Service Ending for Current-Gen, New Service to Start for Sun and Moon Versions

The official Pokémon Global Link site announced that the current global link services for Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Pokémon X and Pokémon Y will come to an end late October 2016. ...Read More

on July 20, 2016 3:56 AM
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Four New Pokemon and New Features Revealed in Sun and Moon’s Latest Trailer

In keeping up with the recent Pokemon hype, four new Pokemon have been revealed for November's upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon. The trailer, seen below, shows six total Pokemon -- however, two had previously been seen in ...Read More

on July 19, 2016 12:11 PM
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Rumor: Pokemon GO and McDonald’s Sponsorship Launching in Japan Tomorrow

Pokemon GO is the latest craze sweeping North America and Europe, and supposedly the birthplace of Pokemon will get to play the craze tomorrow. ...Read More

on July 19, 2016 11:44 AM
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Pokemon Go Boosts GameStop Sales by 100%; CEO “Very Happy to See All This Excitement Around Pokemon”

Since its release earlier this year, Niantic's game Pokemon Go has quickly become a mobile phenomenon and drawing numbers of players that are even rivaling major apps that Twitter and Snapchat, with retailer GameStop reporting some big ...Read More

on July 19, 2016 11:23 AM
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Pokémon Go Causes Nintendo to Break Tokyo Stock Market Record

According to Bloomberg, Pokémon Go's success has caused Nintendo to break a Tokyo Stock Market record, with the Kyoto-based firm becoming the most traded Japanese company by value of shares this century. ...Read More

on July 18, 2016 2:00 PM
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Nintendo’s New Mini Nes Tops Amazon UK’s PC & Video Game Charts

The recently announced Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System has topped Amazon's video games chart, beating the highly anticipated No Man's Sky for that No. 1 spot. ...Read More

on July 18, 2016 8:27 AM
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Pokemon Go Launches in Twenty-Six New Countries, Servers Crash Again

Pokemon Go is now available in twenty-six new countries, and the amount of downloads because of this has caused servers to crash in both Europe and the US. ...Read More

on July 16, 2016 1:40 PM
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Alternate Box Art for Splatoon Fans Created for Final Splatfest

An alternate box art for Splatoon has been created to coincide with the final Splatfest, Callie vs Marie. ...Read More

on July 16, 2016 1:33 PM