Features: The Highs And Lows Of Nintendo’s 2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016

The best and the "blurst" of times

2016 will go down as one of the most divisive and despairing years in recent memory, and our site's favorite game company Nintendo was not free from the highs and lows of the year. For every triumph, there was a stumble in the company's year. As the year comes to a close, we're looking back at the highs and lows (the best and the worst) of...

Features: Field Testing The NES Classic Edition Controller

Friday, November 11, 2016

Works well with Wii Remotes

Assuming you're able to, or have, purchased the NES Classic Edition this Friday, you may have noticed its controller is compatible with the standard Wii Remote. Ergo, it doubles as a novelty controller for games on the Wii and Wii U. Within reason, there should be plenty of games that work with the controller, but to what extent requires vigorous...

Features: Your Guide For Buying The NES Classic Edition

Friday, November 11, 2016

Caution: supplies are limited

Five months after its July announcement, Nintendo has unleashed the NES Classic Edition plug-and-play console into the wild. Or at least, if it wasn't so hard to find. The recreation of the 1980s sensation with 30 classic games has been highly anticipated, which will lead to sell-outs nationwide. Sound familiar? If you were once on the prowl for...

Features: Miitomo Version 2.0 Update Now Live – Here’s What’s In It

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Now with 100% more wallpaper

The new update that revamps Nintendo's smartphone app Miitomo is now live, bringing it to Version 2.0.1. The extensive update adds in new features such as direct messaging, room customization, and new ways to share your Mii's fashion sense and answers with the world. Here's everything new in Miitomo 2.0: The ability to send direct messages...

Features: Your Guide To The Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome Amiibo Update

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

It's here and it's huge

Coinciding with today's Animal Crossing Direct, the Animal Crossing: New Leaf update is now available to download. The free software update for New Leaf re-brands the experience as Animal Crossing: New Leaf- Welcome Amiibo, but also adds in a wealth of new features, many of them built around amiibo. Here's a run-down of the extensive...

Features: Stacking Up The Launch Sales Records For The Pokemon Series

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Sun and Moon are poised to be big

Pokemon Sun and Moon are poised to have a huge launch next month. To wit, Nintendo tweeted out that the upcoming Pokemon sequels are both the most pre-sold games in Nintendo history and that its demo is the most downloaded demo from the 3DS eShop. Considering how huge Nintendo franchises like Super Smash Bros., Mario Kart, and Pokemon itself are,...

Features: Pokemon Go Halloween Special

Friday, October 28, 2016
Pokemon Go is hosting a Halloween special of sorts with a new update based around the candy element of the game! Almost every aspect where you can acquire candy, from transfers to buddy pokemon as well as everything in between, has been enhanced. Take a look. Combining creativity and marketing all in one is no easy feat, but to take the...

Features: Everything You Need To Know About Nintendo Switch

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Switch over to the next generation

After months and months of biting and chomping at the heels, Nintendo has unveiled their next platform, the Nintendo Switch. Shown concisely in a three minute trailer, there was a lot to absorb in terms of what and how this Switch works. Even more details showed up after the trailer went live from Nintendo and its partners alike. This is a lot...

Features: Nintendo’s NX Officially Revealed As…Nintendo Switch

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Play games on the TV or on the go

Nintendo has finally lifted the veil on their Codename NX platform as...the Nintendo Switch. As many rumors promised, it is indeed a console/portable hybrid. The reveal trailer demonstrates the Switch being played in conjunction with a television as well as taken on-the-go. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5uik5fgIaI You can take the Switch...

Features: Here Is The Cast And Crew Of The Pokemon Sun & Moon Anime

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Premiers in Japan November 17th

Ahead of its November premier in Japan, the TV Tokyo website has been updated with new information on the Pokemon Sun & Moon arc of the anime series. This includes official art for the main characters, old and new, the cast, and the crew behind the scenes of the 20th season of Pokemon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPj5Db8JqGg TV Tokyo...