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NES Classic Edition to return to stores in 2018
NES Classic Edition to return to stores in 2018
Nintendo is responding to overwhelming demand by bringing the NES Classic Edition consoles back to store shelves in 2018, promises more Super ...... 13 Sep 2017
Nintendo Switch outsold PS4 and Xbox One in July
Nintendo Switch outsold PS4 and Xbox One in July
Nintendo's latest gaming console, Nintendo Switch, has been near impossible to get in some parts of the world for some time now. In July, Nintendo ...... 18 Aug 2017 - 2 comments
Nintendo to launch the SNES Classic later this year
Nintendo to launch the SNES Classic later this year
Nintendo of America has confirmed that it will launch the SNES Classic this year with two controllers and 21 built-in games. The inclusion ...... 26 Jun 2017 - 4 comments
Here are all the important Nintendo releases from E3, with trailers
Here are all the important Nintendo releases from E3, with trailers
The world's leading video game conference E3, or Electronic Entertainment Expo, is currently going on in Los Angeles but we've already witnessed ...... 15 Jun 2017 - 2 comments
Nintendo is not giving up on handheld consoles, here's 2DS XL
Nintendo is not giving up on handheld consoles, here's 2DS XL
One would have thought that the time of handheld consoles would have come to an end, after all many, if not most, of us have a very powerful ...... 03 May 2017
Super Mario Run now available for Android
Super Mario Run now available for Android
Nintendo has decided to launch Super Mario Run a little earlier than expected for Android devices. Super Mario Run has been available for ...... 23 Mar 2017
Switch is selling faster any Nintendo console before it
Switch is selling faster any Nintendo console before it
Nintendo's new gaming console has been in the stores for just a few days but the buzz around it seems to have proved it a success. The console ...... 07 Mar 2017 - 6 comments
Nintendo explains how to use their upcoming game console Switch
Nintendo explains how to use their upcoming game console Switch
It's been months since Nintendo first unveiled its upcoming gaming console to the public but we still have to wait over three weeks to get our ...... 08 Feb 2017
We will learn more about the Nintendo Switch on January 12th, including price and launch games
We will learn more about the Nintendo Switch on January 12th, including price and launch games
Nintendo shocked the gaming community earlier this month when they unveiled the Switch, a console/tablet hybrid that has AAA publisher support. ...... 27 Oct 2016
Apple: Pokemon Go has most downloads in first week, ever
Apple: Pokemon Go has most downloads in first week, ever
Without giving specific details, Apple has confirmed that Pokemon Go had the most downloads in its first week of availability than any other app in history. ...... 25 Jul 2016 - 2 comments
Nintendo stock doubles since launch of Pokemon GO
Nintendo stock doubles since launch of Pokemon GO
Despite the fact that Nintendo is only a partner in the game, shares of the gaming giant have doubled since the July 6 launch of Pokemon GO. ...... 20 Jul 2016
Nintendo announces mini NES Classic Edition with 30 games built-in
Nintendo announces "mini" NES Classic Edition with 30 games built-in
Nintendo has delighted fans by announcing a "mini replica" of their original NES console, a new version of the classic console that will come ...... 15 Jul 2016 - 6 comments
Pokémon Go to delay international rollout due to server issues
Pokémon Go to delay international rollout due to server issues
Pokemon Go, the biggest mobile release of 2016, has had to delay its international rollout following server issues for gamers playing in the U.S. ...... 10 Jul 2016
Nintendo looking into smartphone peripheral
Nintendo looking into smartphone peripheral
Nintendo executive Shinya Takahashi has suggested that the company is looking into creating a peripheral for smartphones that will make it easier ...... 08 Jul 2016
Nintendo confirms it's looking to expand video content business, including making movies
Nintendo confirms it's looking to expand video content business, including making movies
If we are lucky, there could be movies coming soon featuring Nintendo's legendary characters. Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima confirmed ...... 18 May 2016 - 1 comment
GameStop exec: New consoles are imminent
GameStop exec: New consoles are imminent
GameStop COO Tony Bartel has made some waves this week when he noted that he believes some new console launches "seem imminent." There have ...... 15 Apr 2016 - 3 comments
Nintendo's mobile app Miitomo is a hit
Nintendo's mobile app Miitomo is a hit
Nintendo has announced this week that their mobile app Miitomo is a hit, with over 1 million downloads in its first three days of availability. ...... 23 Mar 2016
Nintendo unveils Pokemon Sun and Moon
Nintendo unveils Pokemon Sun and Moon
Nintendo has unveiled Pokemon Sun and Moon this week, the next games in the blockbuster franchise. The games will hit the Nintendo 3DS handheld ...... 28 Feb 2016
Star Fox Zero Wii U gets an official release date
Star Fox Zero Wii U gets an official release date
Just months after Nintendo announced that the game would be delayed, we have an official release date for Star Fox Zero for Wii U. Nintendo ...... 16 Nov 2015
Nintendo unveils first smartphone game, Miitomo
Nintendo unveils first smartphone game, Miitomo
Nintendo has unveiled some details about its first smartphone game, Miitomo. It's unclear what the gameplay will be but Nintendo says everyone ...... 29 Oct 2015
Nintendo names new president and Miyamoto becomes 'creative fellow'
Nintendo names new president and Miyamoto becomes 'creative fellow'
Nintendo has named long time executive Tatsumi Kimishima president following the sad passing of Satoru Iwata. Kimishima previously managed ...... 15 Sep 2015 - 2 comments
Creator Shigeru Miyamoto reveals which myths about Mario are true
Creator Shigeru Miyamoto reveals which myths about Mario are true
As part of the 30-year anniversary celebration of the launch of Mario, creator Shigeru Miyamoto revealed which myths about the classic games ...... 12 Sep 2015
Nintendo Wii U and 3DS games now available for download via Amazon
Nintendo Wii U and 3DS games now available for download via Amazon
Nintendo has begun selling digital downloads of their Wii U and 3DS games through Amazon, starting with 61 popular titles. In addition, the ...... 02 Sep 2015
Nintendo in talks with Hollywood for movie collaborations
Nintendo in talks with Hollywood for movie collaborations
Nintendo has confirmed that they are looking to Hollywood for potential collaborations in the future. The last film Nintendo used its IP ...... 25 Aug 2015 - 2 comments
Nintendo Wii U reaches 10 millionth unit sold
Nintendo Wii U reaches 10 millionth unit sold
The Nintendo Wii U, launched in 2012, has finally reached 10 million units sold. Nintendo noted the milestone during its quarterly earnings ...... 29 Jul 2015 - 1 comment
R.I.P Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo
R.I.P Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo
In a sad press release tonight, Nintendo has announced that its CEO and president Satoru Iwata has passed away from a bile duct growth. He was just 55. ...... 13 Jul 2015 - 3 comments
Lucky gamer finds rare prototype Nintendo PlayStation console
Lucky gamer finds rare prototype Nintendo PlayStation console
Back in the early 1990's, Sony tried to partner with Nintendo to create a console that would have allowed SNES gamers to gain CD-ROM support ...... 06 Jul 2015 - 1 comment
E3 Trailer: Nintendo showcases 'Star Fox Zero'
E3 Trailer: Nintendo showcases 'Star Fox Zero'
Nintendo presented Star Fox Zero today during E3, giving a gift to fans that had no idea the game was coming so soon. At the end of the trailer, ...... 17 Jun 2015 - 5 comments
Nintendo 'NX' home console to run on Android?
Nintendo 'NX' home console to run on Android?
Formally announced earlier this year for launch next year, Nintendo's 'NX' console will really have to step up to the plate if the gaming company ...... 01 Jun 2015 - 4 comments
Nintendo Wii 'likely' started home fire, investigators say
Nintendo Wii 'likely' started home fire, investigators say
A fire that damaged an RV home and burned up much of its owners possessions earlier this week was likely started by an Nintendo Wii console, ...... 24 May 2015 - 11 comments
Nintendo aiming for five mobile games by 2017
Nintendo aiming for five mobile games by 2017
Nintendo has confirmed that it is looking to release five mobile games by March 2017, and partner DeNA hopes to bring in $25 million (3 billion ...... 12 May 2015
Nintendo expects to be largely profitable thanks to move into smartphones
Nintendo expects to be largely profitable thanks to move into smartphones
Gaming giant Nintendo has announced today that profits will double for the fiscal year, thanks to their long-awaited entry into mobile gaming. ...... 07 May 2015 - 4 comments
Nintendo confirms next-generation console, codenamed 'NX'
Nintendo confirms next-generation console, codenamed 'NX'
Alongside its announcement that it would be creating mobile games, Nintendo also confirmed it's already working on a next-gen console, codenamed 'NX.' ...... 18 Mar 2015 - 7 comments
Nintendo fans rejoice as first-party characters are headed to mobile devices
Nintendo fans rejoice as first-party characters are headed to mobile devices
After years of rejecting the notion, Nintendo has announced that it will begin making games for mobile devices thanks to a partnership with ...... 18 Mar 2015 - 4 comments
Nintendo building a Mii app for smartphones
Nintendo building a Mii app for smartphones
While Nintendo has notoriously kept their popular first party games off of smartphones and attached to their consoles, it appears that the Mii ...... 14 Feb 2015
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