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3DS surpasses 15m units sold in US

3DS surpasses 15m units sold in US

Nintendo's 3DS handheld has sold more than 15m units in the US life-to-date, Nintendo of America has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2015 at 6:10AM in News
Wii U-exclusive Devil's Third set for August release

Wii U-exclusive Devil's Third set for August release

Hack and slash title Devil’s Third is coming to the UK at the end of August.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 11th 2015 at 9:39AM in News
Disney: Toy shortages are irresponsible and rude to hardcore fans

Disney: Toy shortages are irresponsible and rude to hardcore fans

The executive producer of toys-to-life brand Disney Infinity has seemingly lashed out at Nintendo over the platform holder’s failure to manage the Amiibo supply situation.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 1:45PM in News
Nintendo UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce joins Anki

Nintendo UK marketing boss Shelly Pearce joins Anki

Nintendo’s UK marketing and PR director Shelly Pearce has left the platform holder after 17 years with the business.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 5th 2015 at 10:00AM in News

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Knock-off Amiibos spotted at retail

Knock-off Amiibos spotted at retail

Counterfeit versions of some of Nintendo’s Amiibo figures have been found on sale in Brazil.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 11:59AM in News
Nintendo says NX will not use Android OS

Nintendo says NX will not use Android OS

The upcoming NX console will not use Google’s Android operating system, the company has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 2:43PM in News
Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games races into view

Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games races into view

Nintendo has announced a Wii U and 3DS release for Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 9:40AM in News
Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure hits 3DS eShop next week

Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure hits 3DS eShop next week

Nintendo is readying a new Dr. Mario game for release on 3DS, according to the company's latest Nintendo Direct event.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 2:42AM in News

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No FIFA game for handheld or Nintendo this year

No FIFA game for handheld or Nintendo this year

EA will not release this year’s FIFA 16 on handheld or Nintendo systems, it seems.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 2:05PM in News
Monster Hunter X out on 3DS this year in Japan

Monster Hunter X out on 3DS this year in Japan

Capcom has announced the next instalment in the popular Monster Hunter series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 1:24PM in News
Rumours suggest Nintendo NX will use Android OS

Rumours suggest Nintendo NX will use Android OS

Google Android could be the operating system that Nintendo chooses to power its in-development NX console, reports from Japan suggest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 9:43AM in News
BBC iPlayer is now available on Wii U

BBC iPlayer is now available on Wii U

Wii U owners can now stream and catch up with their favourite BBC shows on their console.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 28th 2015 at 4:28PM in News

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Nintendo strove for global Humble Bundle, says NoA

Nintendo strove for global Humble Bundle, says NoA

The unfortunate region lock situation surrounding Nintendo's Humble Nindie Bundle promotion is something the company hopes to change, a Nintendo of America rep claims.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 28th 2015 at 1:42AM in News
Lorry transporting Splatoon stock has been hijacked

Lorry transporting Splatoon stock has been hijacked

A lorry transporting Splatoon stock from Nintendo’s warehouse to GAME has been stolen,

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 27th 2015 at 3:52PM in News
UPDATE: Nintendo and Humble team up for Humble Nindie Bundle

UPDATE: Nintendo and Humble team up for Humble Nindie Bundle

Nintendo has partnered with Humble for its first ever Humble Bundle promotion to feature Wii U and 3DS titles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 27th 2015 at 7:42AM in News
Fire Emblem: Awakening nearing 2m sales

Fire Emblem: Awakening nearing 2m sales

Fire Emblem: Awakening is nearing – and possibly already surpassed – 2m sales, according to developer Intelligent Systems.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 26th 2015 at 3:58AM in News

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Nintendo plans Mario Kart 8-level marketing push for its new shooter IP Splatoon

Nintendo plans Mario Kart 8-level marketing push for its new shooter IP Splatoon

Nintendo is preparing a marketing campaign for new IP Splatoon that will rival last year’s Mario Kart 8. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 22nd 2015 at 9:58AM in News
Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon coming to 3DS in 2016

Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon coming to 3DS in 2016

The next instalment in the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series has been announced by Nintendo.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 3:47PM in News
New Wii U Art Academy game pencilled in for June release

New Wii U Art Academy game pencilled in for June release

After a two year wait, the first fully-fledged Art Academy title has been revealed for Wii U.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 9:54AM in News
8GB Wii U Basic to be discontinued in Japan

8GB Wii U Basic to be discontinued in Japan

Nintendo’s lowest-tier Wii U offering is to be halted in Japan.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 9:07AM in News
Former EA executive Doug Bowser joins Nintendo

Former EA executive Doug Bowser joins Nintendo

Nintendo has announced the hire of ex-EA exec Doug Bowser, which at least superficially appears to be a match made in heaven.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 21st 2015 at 7:16AM in News
Nintendo showing off Splatoon at MCM London Comic Con

Nintendo showing off Splatoon at MCM London Comic Con

Nintendo is planning on showcasing its new colourful multiplayer shooter Splatoon at this year’s MCM Comic Con. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 20th 2015 at 10:37AM in News
Nintendo World Championships US regional qualifiers detailed

Nintendo World Championships US regional qualifiers detailed

Nintendo has revealed US qualifiers for the company's recently announced Nintendo World Championships revival will take place later this month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 19th 2015 at 7:47PM in News
Square Enix reschedules E3 press conference after Nintendo clash

Square Enix reschedules E3 press conference after Nintendo clash

Square Enix’s E3 press conference will now take place at 6pm UK time (10am LA time) to avoid a clash with Nintendo.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 18th 2015 at 10:31AM in News
Iwata: NX is not a replacement for Wii U or 3DS

Iwata: NX is not a replacement for Wii U or 3DS

Although details about the system remains sparse, Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata has stated that the new NX should not simply be considered as a replacement for its current machines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2015 at 11:57AM in News