Tag archive for "Nintendo"

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Three Kirby Games Release on Wii U eShop to Celebrate Character’s Birthday

The first Kirby game, Kirby’s Dream Land for the GameBoy released on August 1, 1992, and to celebrate the pink character’s birthday Nintendo has released three Kirby games ...Read More

on July 30, 2015 10:41 PM
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Nintendo Planning to Release its Own Loot Crate-Styled Monthly Subscription Merchandise Box

In an increasing marketplace filled with the likes of subscription boxes like BirchBox, NatureBox, and the geeky equivalent Loot Crate, Nintendo’s wealth of iconic and nostalgic memorabilia and ...Read More

on July 30, 2015 11:08 AM
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View the Insanity that is Super Mario Maker Levels in New Trailer and Screenshots

A new trailer on Nintendo’s Japan channel showcases all of the insanity inside of Super Mario Maker, which will release for the Wii U in Japan on September ...Read More

on July 29, 2015 9:21 PM
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Wii U Lifetime Sales Are Now 10.01 Millions, 3DS 50.07 Millions; Nintendo Predicts 3.4 Million Wii U This Year

Nintendo posted its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015 (between April 1st and June 30th), and they’re positive, with the company ending the quarter in the black. ...Read More

on July 29, 2015 3:54 AM
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Third Party Game & Watch Themed New 3DS Japanese Cover Plate Looks Great

A third party New 3DS cover plate is coming to Japan called Retro Plate & Watch which is Game & Watch themed. The theme is pretty interesting and ...Read More

on July 27, 2015 10:43 PM
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Splatoon’s Massive August Update Gets Details and Screenshots

Nintendo has revealed several details and screens for the fat August due update for their Wii U exclusive TPS Splatoon. ...Read More

on July 27, 2015 12:54 PM
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Review: Art Academy: Home Studio – The World Is Your Canvas

I remember when I was younger there were a handful of how to draw books and games that weren’t exactly beginner friendly, or the steps didn’t break down ...Read More

on July 26, 2015 1:59 PM
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China Has Ended 15 Year Ban on Video Game Consoles

After 15 years of blocking video game console sales in its country, China has now officially lifted the ban. First reported this morning by the Wall Street Journal, ...Read More

on July 26, 2015 1:36 PM
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New Splatoon Video Shows off Mini-Gun, New Map, and Rainmaker

A new Splatoon video shown off on Nintendo’s Japanese YouTube channel shows off several upcoming features for Wii U’s multiplayer shooter. Most prominent is a mini-gun shooting out ...Read More

on July 25, 2015 4:24 PM
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Tomonobu Itagaki’s Devil’s Third for Wii U Gets New Screenshots

Tomonobu Itagaki is well known for his over-the-top themes, and the new screenshots released today from the Wii U version (a PC version without the story has also ...Read More

on July 25, 2015 3:51 PM
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Nintendo TVii To Shut Down On August 11

After three years of service, Nintendo has announced that they are shutting down the Nintendo TVii program on August 11 at 6 PM ET. Naturally, the ...Read More

on July 25, 2015 9:32 AM
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Bayonetta 2 on Sale at Gamestop, Best Buy and Amazon for Less Than $50

Bayonetta 2, the action title exclusive to the Wii U, is nicely discounted at several retailers.

At Gamestop the title is only $44.97:

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on July 24, 2015 3:36 PM
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Palutena amiibo Goes on Sale Today Exclusively Through Amazon

The amiibo craze has only grown bigger and bigger since the figurines were first introduced in the holiday season of last year, and for those looking to catch ...Read More

on July 24, 2015 10:43 AM
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New Videos and Subtitled Presentation for Devil’s Third Released; New Info Revealed on File Size and Multiplayer

A plethora of new content was released today for Devil’s Third including new gameplay teasers, an update on the Japanese site and a subtitled version of the interview with Itagaki. ...Read More

on July 23, 2015 11:58 PM
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Save $9 on Kirby Triple Deluxe Through Amazon

If you’re missing some Kirby action on your 3DS library, then now is your chance to fix that. You will save $9 on Kirby Triple Deluxe through

on July 23, 2015 11:33 PM
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Splatoon To Get Camp Triggerfish Map Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that their splat-shooter Splatoon will be getting another multiplayer map tomorrow called Camp Triggerfish. The map will be available on 7 PM PT (or 10 PM EST). ...Read More

on July 23, 2015 10:39 PM
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Nintendo America Partners With Facebook in Level Design Contest for Super Mario Maker

Nintendo America revealed on Twitter today that the branch and Facebook will be collaborating to promote Super Mario Maker with a special contest:

Nintendo is partnering ...Read More

on July 23, 2015 10:36 PM
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Nintendo Europe Reveals Super Mario Maker Wii U Bundle and Amiibo

Nintendo Europe’s Twitter account revealed a new Super Mario Maker Wii U bundle:

#SuperMarioMaker launches on 11/09 with three packs to choose from at retail. <ahref=”http://t.co/wk3XZbQEVw”>pic.twitter.com/wk3XZbQEVw ...Read More

on July 22, 2015 10:51 PM
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Super Mario Maker-Themed “Cake Wars” Crowns Maker of Classic Mario Cake

Nintendo America announced previously that the latest episode of Food Network’s Cake Wars would be Mario-themed (Super Mario Maker-themed to be precise). ...Read More

on July 21, 2015 11:21 PM
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Yoshi’s Woolly World 3DS Theme Coming to Japan Next Month

A Yoshi’s Woolly World 3DS theme will be coming to the Japanese eShop next month for 200 yen (about $1.60). Emails about the news were sent out to ...Read More

on July 21, 2015 11:06 PM
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Nintendo Europe Announces Two New Weapons Coming to Splatoon Tomorrow, Out Now for North America

Nintendo Europe’s Twitter account reveals two new weapons that will be coming to Splatoon tomorrow: the E-litre 3K Scope and Neo Splash-o-matic:

Two more interesting weapons ...Read More

on July 21, 2015 10:41 PM
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Tomonobu Itagaki’s Devil’s Third Gets a New Trailer from Nintendo

The Japanese arm of Nintendo just released a brand new trailer of Tomonobu Itagaki’s latest work, Devil’s Third. ...Read More

on July 21, 2015 10:41 PM
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Father Designs Amazing Mario Kart-Themed Nursery

A dedicated father embarked on quite the project for his child’s nursery: one that took one and a half years to complete. ...Read More

on July 20, 2015 3:15 PM
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Director of The Legend of Zelda: Tri-Force Heroes Talks Timeline, Multiplayer, and Fashion

In a recent interview with GameInformer, Hiromasa Shikata talked about the upcoming Nintendo 3DS game The Legend of Zelda: Tri-Force Heroes. ...Read More

on July 19, 2015 2:21 PM
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The After Shock: Hands-On Video Impressions from Nintendo’s Fall and Holiday 2015 Lineup

This past week Nintendo invited us to their offices to spend a little more time with their fall and holiday 2015 lineup. There was a huge selection of ...Read More

on July 19, 2015 12:01 PM
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Miiverse Getting Design Overhaul This Summer; Screenshot Album, Play Journal and Other Features Added

Nintendo’s online community, Miiverse, is receiving a design overhaul, complete with new features as well as changes to the overall interface. ...Read More

on July 18, 2015 1:31 PM
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Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata Honored on Japanese TV; Watch the Moving and Nostalgic Videos

A few days have passed since the tragic death of Nintendo Preisdent Satoru Iwata. Both the gaming industry and the fans have honored his ...Read More

on July 17, 2015 5:39 PM
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Thousands Attend Funeral Services in Japan for Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata

on July 17, 2015 10:56 AM
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Nintendo America to be Special Guest on Food Network’s “Cake Wars”

A surprising announcement made its way on Twitter today, revealing that Nintendo America would be guest starring on Cake Wars on July 20th:

TUNE IN to ...Read More

on July 16, 2015 9:02 PM
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Blaziken Confirmed for Pokkén Tournament, Will be Briefly Playable in August

Blaziken has been officially confirmed for Pokkén Tournament today in a new scan from Famitsu magazine:

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on July 15, 2015 7:41 PM