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Miyamoto talks about Wii U successor

Miyamoto talks about Wii U successor

Nintendo’s lead designer Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed that Nintendo’s next home console is in development and even suggested that Mario’s next game may be a launch title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2014 at 10:57AM in News
MCV's 12 Games of Christmas: Super Smash Bros

MCV's 12 Games of Christmas: Super Smash Bros

This is the big one for Nintendo this Christmas.

on Dec 21st 2014 at 12:00PM in News
GAME is selling Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker from Monday

GAME is selling Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker from Monday

UPDATE 1: A branch of GAME in the South East has just confirmed to MCV that the game will "soft launch" in stores on Monday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 18th 2014 at 2:58PM in News
One area in Zelda Wii U the same size as the entire Twilight Princess map

One area in Zelda Wii U the same size as the entire Twilight Princess map

Stepping up from the Wii to Wii U has allowed Nintendo to drastically increase the size of the gameworld in the upcoming Legend of Zelda game on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 18th 2014 at 11:19AM in News

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Mega Man Zero re-release on Wii U highlights 'Mega Manniversary' sale

Mega Man Zero re-release on Wii U highlights 'Mega Manniversary' sale

Game Boy Advance release Mega Man Zero has arrived on the Wii U Virtual Console, with all currently available 3DS and Wii U Mega Man eShop titles on sale for ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2014 at 8:59AM in News
Sony in talks with Nintendo to make a Mario film

Sony in talks with Nintendo to make a Mario film

The latest news to stem from the ongoing storm surrounding the Sony Pictures hack involves a possible new Mario film – made by Sony.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2014 at 1:43PM in News
It looks like some Amiibos may have been discontinued after all

It looks like some Amiibos may have been discontinued after all

Have they? Haven’t they? The mystery continues regarding Nintendo’s plans for the long-term future of some Amiibo figures.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2014 at 2:12PM in News
Nintendo unveils new Mario Maker features

Nintendo unveils new Mario Maker features

Nintendo has revealed some new additions to its upcoming Wii U game Mario Maker, including Super Mario Bros 3 and Super Mario World themes.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 11th 2014 at 12:38AM in News

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'We will always have a regular supply of Amiibo," says Nintendo

'We will always have a regular supply of Amiibo," says Nintendo

Nintendo has told GameSpot that it will continue to supply Amiibo toys to retailers, following confusion that some figures had been discontinued already.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 10th 2014 at 1:30PM in News
Nintendo has already discontinued some Amiibos

Nintendo has already discontinued some Amiibos

Some of the figures featured in Nintendo’s initial shipment of Amiibo figures will not be restocked, the platform holder has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2014 at 9:47AM in News
VIDEO: Nintendo shows new The Legend of Zelda Wii U gameplay

VIDEO: Nintendo shows new The Legend of Zelda Wii U gameplay

Nintendo showed gameplay for its 2015 blockbuster The Legend of Zelda for Wii U.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 8th 2014 at 9:43AM in News
Code Name S.T.E.A.M. 3DS launch set for March

Code Name S.T.E.A.M. 3DS launch set for March

Intelligent Systems' upcoming turn-based strategy title Code Name S.T.E.A.M. will arrive on 3DS in March, Nintendo announced during The Game Awards this past weekend.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 8th 2014 at 7:36AM in News

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Amiibo prices hiked as talk of supply problems emerges

Amiibo prices hiked as talk of supply problems emerges

It appears that supply problems are hitting a range of Nintendo products, with retailers being forced to cancel some pre-orders and others increasing their prices.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2014 at 2:05PM in News
Pokemon Omega and Alpha ship 7.7m units worldwide

Pokemon Omega and Alpha ship 7.7m units worldwide

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire have moved more than 7.7m units internationally, The Pokémon Company has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 5th 2014 at 7:59AM in News
Legless Princess Peach Amiibo wants in on the Ebay auction action

Legless Princess Peach Amiibo wants in on the Ebay auction action

The rush to sell defective Amiibo figures for sky-high prices is on.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2014 at 4:35PM in News
Sakurai suggests there may never be another Smash Bros game

Sakurai suggests there may never be another Smash Bros game

Smash Bros creeator Masahiro Sakurai says that the recent Wii U game could be the final game to be released in the series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2014 at 2:57PM in News

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Nintendo investigating Wii U memory corruption error

Nintendo investigating Wii U memory corruption error

A ‘system memory’ error that has reportedly left some users with a bricked Wii U console is being investigated by Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2014 at 11:12AM in News
Zelda Symphony tour returns to London next year

Zelda Symphony tour returns to London next year

A third worldwide outing for The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses concert series has been announced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 3:18PM in News
Nintendo and Philips settle legal dispute

Nintendo and Philips settle legal dispute

An ongoing legal disagreement between Nintendo and Philips has been brought to a close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 2:45PM in News
Sonic Boom and Bayonetta 2 chart below FIFA 13 in the UK Wii U chart

Sonic Boom and Bayonetta 2 chart below FIFA 13 in the UK Wii U chart

Few documents make as interesting a read as the UK Wii U charts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 12:35PM in News
Defective Samus Aran Amiibo sells for $2,500 on Ebay

Defective Samus Aran Amiibo sells for $2,500 on Ebay

A defective version of Nintendo’s Samus Aran Amiibo figure has sold for an incredible amount on auction site Ebay.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 10:48AM in News
Margin Makers: Guide to Pokémon merchandise

Margin Makers: Guide to Pokémon merchandise

It’s one of the biggest kids’ media franchises in the world, and the second-largest video game IP of all time. MCV catches up with the best pocket monster merch

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 9:52AM in News
Mario embroiled in Balotelli Twitter racism row

Mario embroiled in Balotelli Twitter racism row

Nintendo’s Super Mario has been dragged into a bit of row started by Liverpool’s Super Mario.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2014 at 9:45AM in News
The Wii U Basic has had a price cut in the UK

The Wii U Basic has had a price cut in the UK

The trade price of the Wii U 8GB Basic console has been significantly cut in the UK, MCV understands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2014 at 1:50PM in News
Nintendo is withdrawing the 3DS XL from the Japanese market

Nintendo is withdrawing the 3DS XL from the Japanese market

The 3DS XL is being dropped in Japan before its successor has even been released in the West.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2014 at 10:38AM in News