Entries in 'Nintendo' (914)

Someone at Nintendo predicted 100m unit sales for Wii U

Someone at Nintendo predicted 100m unit sales for Wii U

To date Nintendo’s Wii U has sold 12.8m units since its release in 2012. It turns out that’s way, way less than at least one Nintendo executive predicted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 6th 2016 at 10:13AM in News
Nintendo says Brexit could force UK rethink

Nintendo says Brexit could force UK rethink

Will the UK ever actually leave the EU? Who knows, but what is certain is that the Leave vote continues to cause ripples throughout all markets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 6th 2016 at 10:10AM in News
Miyamoto thinks Starfox is Wii U's most underrated game

Miyamoto thinks Starfox is Wii U's most underrated game

This year’s Star Fox Zero has been named as the Wii U’s most underrated game by legendary Nintendo developer Shigeru Miyamoto.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2016 at 11:21AM in News
Nintendo takes down NES artbook Kickstarter campaign

Nintendo takes down NES artbook Kickstarter campaign

Platform holder Nintendo has shut down a Kickstarter campaign, claiming it made an “unauthorised use of Nintendo's copyrights.” 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 1st 2016 at 11:32AM in News

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DFC: 'Largely ignored' kids market could be key to Nintendo NX success

DFC: 'Largely ignored' kids market could be key to Nintendo NX success

Nintendo needs to set its sights on the under 12 kids market in to make the NX a hit.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 1st 2016 at 10:06AM in News
Opinion: How Nintendo (Almost) won E3

Opinion: How Nintendo (Almost) won E3

E3, as has become custom, is almost more about what wasn’t shown than what was.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 30th 2016 at 3:12PM in News
Miyamoto explains Nintendo NX E3 no-show

Miyamoto explains Nintendo NX E3 no-show

Nintendo’s famed designer Shigeru Miyamoto has shed some light on why its new console was not shown at E3 2016.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 29th 2016 at 3:17PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Nintendo UK welcomes new general manager

MCV Jobs Weekly: Nintendo UK welcomes new general manager

Wegnez replaces Simon Kemp, Yogscast community manager joins Sold Out and video producer leaves GameSpot.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 29th 2016 at 9:41AM in News

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Nintendo denies Paper Mario joke is Gamergate reference

Nintendo denies Paper Mario joke is Gamergate reference

A couple of references that have been interpreted as a call out to the Gamergate hate campaign are nothing of the sort, Nintendo has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 24th 2016 at 1:26PM in News
Devil's Third multiplayer is being shut down

Devil's Third multiplayer is being shut down

The online component of Tomonobu Itagaki’s Devil’s Third for Wii U will be shut down in December.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 24th 2016 at 11:07AM in News
GameStop says NX will use physical media

GameStop says NX will use physical media

Leading US retailer GameStop has seemingly put to bed rumours that Nintendo’s NX may ditch physical media.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 20th 2016 at 4:11PM in News
Nicolas Wegnez named new Nintendo UK boss

Nicolas Wegnez named new Nintendo UK boss

Nicolas Wegnez has been named the new general manager at Nintendo UK.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 20th 2016 at 2:05PM in News

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Nintendo hints at 'a new kind of Mario' for next E3

Nintendo hints at 'a new kind of Mario' for next E3

The next Mario game might be a little bit different.  

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 17th 2016 at 12:09PM in News
Nintendo says NX 'is not about specs'

Nintendo says NX 'is not about specs'

It seems that NX will not look to compete with rivals Xbox Scorpio and PS4 Neo in raw performance terms.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 17th 2016 at 9:47AM in News
Nintendo talks down VR NX rumours

Nintendo talks down VR NX rumours

Rumours that NX was pushed back to incorporate VR appear to have been dispelled by Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2016 at 4:09PM in News
Video: Dragon Quest VII is finally coming to Europe

Video: Dragon Quest VII is finally coming to Europe

Nintendo announced a western release date for Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past during one of its livestream at E3.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 16th 2016 at 11:43AM in News

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Video: Nintendo's Paper Mario: Color Splash launching in October

Video: Nintendo's Paper Mario: Color Splash launching in October

Wii U-exclusive Paper Mario: Color Splash is hitting shelves at the end of 2016.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 16th 2016 at 11:38AM in News
New Zelda rejected Wii U GamePad because it 'disrupts gameplay'

New Zelda rejected Wii U GamePad because it 'disrupts gameplay'

The producer of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has admitted that having experimented with it, his team rejected the idea of incorporating Wii U GamePad functionality into the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2016 at 11:04AM in News
Video: Nintendo announces new RPG Ever Oasis

Video: Nintendo announces new RPG Ever Oasis

Nintendo has revealed a brand new IP at E3 yesterday.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 16th 2016 at 11:03AM in News
Ubisoft: We believe NX will recapture the Wii audience

Ubisoft: We believe NX will recapture the Wii audience

Ubisoft is confident that the Nintendo NX will recapture the lost Wii audience, Ubisoft has told MCV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 15th 2016 at 2:11PM in News
OPINION: Of course Link can be female, Nintendo

OPINION: Of course Link can be female, Nintendo

The annoying thing isn’t so much that there isn’t an option for Link to be female in Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it’s more the weakness of the excuse given ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 15th 2016 at 11:32AM in News
Video: New Wii U and NX Zelda is called Breath of the Wild

Video: New Wii U and NX Zelda is called Breath of the Wild

The long-awaited new entry in the Zelda franchise has finally been given a name.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 15th 2016 at 10:02AM in News
You can watch Nintendo's E3 2016 live-stream here

You can watch Nintendo's E3 2016 live-stream here

Nintendo may not be holding a conference or Direct show this year, but the platform is still showing off some of its upcoming titles at E3.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 14th 2016 at 2:15PM in News
Just Dance 2017 confirmed for Nintendo NX

Just Dance 2017 confirmed for Nintendo NX

Ubisoft announced a new entry in its Just Dance franchise during its E3 conference last night.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 14th 2016 at 11:56AM in News