News: Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Demo Now Available on the 3DS eShop

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

In North America and Europe

Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.'s release date is set for the May 15th, but today Nintendo has thrown a demo for the game up on the Nintendo eShop. The demo itself takes up 1871 blocks, so if you plan on buying the full game (which is likely to be much larger), make sure to clear up some space on your SD card. Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. is developed by...

News: Nintendo Investors Meeting Delayed Due to Iwata’s Flu

Iwata Region Locking Plans
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Down but not out

Nintendo has just released their Q3 financial results resulting in a much-needed profit. It has been expected that the company would follow up these results with their typical financial briefing, where company heads speak to their investors in frank terms about the state of the business. However, this meeting will be delayed as president Satoru...

News: 15 New 8 Player Smash Stages Revealed for Smash 4

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

Well...that was unexpected

A recent Super Smash Bros. for Wii U update has surfaced that brings 15 new 8-player smash stages to the surface. The stages included in the update are as follows. 【通常ステージ】 Regular stages マリオサーキット(X)/ Mario Circuit (X) ルイージマンション / Luigi's Mansion パイロスフィア /...

News: Renegade Kid Surprise Announces Mutant Mudds Super Challenge

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Here's Mudd in your eye

Taking a break from all the worrisome Nintendo news this morning? Jools Watsham of Renegade Kid will be your savior. The developer is a key figure behind one of the eShop's best original games, Mutant Mudds. Originally launched in early 2012, the 3DS download has since made it to Steam and Wii U. Today, Jools Watsham took to Twitter to reveal...

News: Amiibo Start Strong with 5.7 Million Sold

Amiibo Cross-game compatibility
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Outselling Super Smash Bros for Wii U

Curiously absent from Nintendo's financial report this morning was sales figures for amiibo. Nintendo has placed a big bet on their NFC figure line, capable of working across multiple software titles. Since then, Bloomberg has broken that amiibo...actually got off to a good start. The amiibo line has sold 5.7 million units to date, including...

News: Nintendo’s Q3 Financial Report Reveals a Return to Profitability

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Good news, bad news

Ahead of an expected financial briefing, Nintendo has released their latest financial results for the 3rd quarter of FY2015. New sales information brings mixed news as while Nintendo has another profitable quarter, overall sales are down from the same time a year earlier. Despite the triple finish of Smash Bros., Mario Kart, and a new Pokemon...

News: Splatoon to be Playable at Apex 2015

Splatoon Controller Layout
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Let's hope inklings get confirmed as playable Smash Bros. characters too!

Many fighting game fans out there have likely heard of an annual tournament called Apex, a place in which competitive players for games such as Super Smash Bros. get together to see who can come out on top. Although Nintendo isn't exactly known for having the best history with tournaments such as these, the company now seems to be fully...

News: PSA: Nintendo’s Third Quarter Financial Briefing to Begin Within Hours

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

All the runs, hits, and errors from the world of Wii Sports

It's the end of January and a very important event is about to unfold. Nintendo's financial briefing for their Q3 Report is taking place on January 28th Japan time. Nintendo will surely have much to talk about to their investors, following a busy holiday season in 2014. The Wii U is in a slightly better place thanks to Super Smash Bros. and amiibo...

News: 3DS Web Browser Exploit Allows Any GameBoy Color ROM to be Emulated

Gameboy Color 3DS ROM Hack
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

It might be slightly easier to catch 'em all now

A newly discovered Nintendo 3DS web browser exploit has been discovered that allows users to emulate any GameBoy Color ROM available online on their system. YouTuber KazoWAR shows us how simple it is to execute this exploit in the video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKrzMcHzWoc By using the web browser, players can now visit any URL...