Features: Where Might Nintendo Go With Virtual Reality?

Mario Kart VR
Monday, April 11, 2016
A few years ago we posted some comments from Shigeru Miyamoto in which the renowned director refused to discuss Nintendo's thinking with regard to virtual reality. While he didn't deny the company's interest in VR development, he neglected to say anything at all about it, leaving the public in the dark. That's pretty much where things stood...

News: New Patch for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Out Now

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Recently, a Reddit user who goes by the name of ArrNega discovered that a new patch for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS was released about an hour ago. When you're ready to download to patch, you can head on over to the Nintendo eShop to download this patch. Here's a list of potential changes that have been made to the game according to...

News: NX Will Be Revealed in June and Released in October/November (RUMOR)

Nintendo NX
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
When Nomura Securities stated that the Nintendo NX would be unveiled this June, stocks plunged 5% in Tokyo. The Nintendo NX is said to also cut into Wii U and 3DS sales which many people don't like the sound of. Analyst Junko Yamamura says that the Nintendo NX will be available by the time holiday/year-end shopping season beings. He even stated...

General: Sakurai Discusses His Love for the Fire Emblem Series

Fire Emblem Masahiro Sakurai
Monday, January 4, 2016
In an interview recently held with Source Gaming, Masahiro Sakurai, the man behind Super Smash Bros. revealed his love for the Fire Emblem series. In the interview, Sakurai states that he's played every game in the series and has beaten most of them. This probably explains why we're getting so many Fire Emblem characters in Super Smash...

News: DeNA CEO Discusses Miitomo and Partnership With Nintendo

Thursday, December 24, 2015
Today in an interview published by WSJ, the CEO of DeNA (Isao Moriyasu) discussed the company's partnership with Nintendo. When asked about upcoming smartphone app Miitomo and its counterpart membership program named My Nintendo, Moriyasu said that he wanted to create a way for users to connect across devices as well as connect them around the...

News: Pokemon Badges are Headed to the Nintendo Badge Arcade

Nintendo Badge Arcade
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Today, Nintendo Europe posted a tweet stating that Pokemon Badges will be headed to the Nintendo Badge Arcade app on the 3DS. Just in time for Christmas, users of the app will be able to collect some of their favorites. https://twitter.com/NintendoEurope/status/680010712568168448 In addition to the release of the Pokemon badges, users...

General: Linkle Showcases Her Moveset in the Latest Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

Linkle Hyrule Warriors Legends
Friday, December 4, 2015
Today in a trailer uploaded to XCageGaming's YouTube channel, fans got the chance to see the recently announced character Linkle and her powerful abilities in the upcoming Hyrule Warriors Legends on Nintendo 3DS. Take a look at the trailer below.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNlYc3oA3FA Linkle's moveset mainly revolves around...

News: Indivisible Could Come to the Nintendo NX, But Not Wii U

Indivisible Nintendo NX
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Today, Lab Zero Games (creators of Skullgirls) announced that their IndieGoGo campaign for upcoming game Indivisible had been funded with a whopping $1,589,626 and counting raised by 25,858 people in one month at the time of this writing. Unfortunately, the Wii U is not one of the platforms Indivisible is headed to as it's just not...

News: Burgers vs. Pizza Splatfest Confirmed for North America

Burger Pizza Splatfest
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Splatoon's newest Splatfest event has been confirmed on the game's blog and it sure has many gamers struggling to decide. Nintendo has finally decided to settle the war over which food item is better--Pizza or Burgers. Now that the turkey and stuffing are out of the way, it's time to settle one of the most heated (and occasionally re-heated)...

News: Shigesato Itoi: Mother 4 is “Impossible”

Mother 4 Screenshot
Monday, November 23, 2015
In a recent interview with Japanese news outlet Game Watch Impress, Mother/Earthbound series creator Shigesato Itoi revealed why Mother 4 would be "impossible" to create for him, saying that 4 and 5 would've already been created had game making been his profession. Among big-time popstars, if they, you know, put out ten albums, around the fourth...