Entries in 'Nintendo' (334)

Every accessory and peripheral for the Nintendo Switch priced for the UK

Every accessory and peripheral for the Nintendo Switch priced for the UK

Details on the Switch keep coming after Nintendo’s big reveal last night. We now have prices for each peripheral and accessory releasing alongside the console, starting with the already ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 13th 2017 at 12:40PM in News
Super Mario Run hits 50m downloads

Super Mario Run hits 50m downloads

Nintendo has announced that iOS platformer Super Mario Run has now been downloaded 50m times.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 23rd 2016 at 11:09AM in News
Nintendo wins triple the search volume of PlayStation and Xbox

Nintendo wins triple the search volume of PlayStation and Xbox

Three times as many internet searches were made for Nintendo-related terms than were for either PlayStation or Xbox in the US through 2016.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 23rd 2016 at 10:56AM in News
Another Pokemon fan project is forced to shut

Another Pokemon fan project is forced to shut

Just four days ahead of its long-awaited release, Nintendo has seemingly moved to shut down yet another Pokemon fan project.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2016 at 11:47AM in News

Advertisement

Splatoon art book confirmed for the US

Splatoon art book confirmed for the US

Nintendo hardback The Art of Splatoon has confirmed for a 2017 release in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 21st 2016 at 11:12AM in News
Super Mario Run clocks up between 25m-37m downloads

Super Mario Run clocks up between 25m-37m downloads

There is some conflicting data floating around regarding the early success of Super Mario Run.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 20th 2016 at 9:38AM in News
Day one Super Mario Run downloads hit 10m, but shares now down 11 per cent

Day one Super Mario Run downloads hit 10m, but shares now down 11 per cent

One analyst has predicted that Nintendo’s Super Mario Run reached as many as 10m downloads on its day of release last week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 19th 2016 at 9:38AM in News
Nintendo patent hints at Switch VR

Nintendo patent hints at Switch VR

Platform holder Nintendo has constantly dampened hopes of a move into VR, but a new patent could perhaps hint at a change of strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2016 at 9:44AM in News

Advertisement

Super Mario Run storms to the top of the Apple charts

Super Mario Run storms to the top of the Apple charts

Nintendo’s long-awaited smartphone debut, Super Mario Run, is topping the charts in a large number of countries following its release yesterday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2016 at 9:16AM in News
Pokemon Go was Google's most searched term in 2016

Pokemon Go was Google's most searched term in 2016

It was the year of Donald Trump and Brexit and Bowie and Prince and political lies and mainstream racism, but it was Pokemon Go that got internet users hottest under ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 15th 2016 at 11:01AM in News
Nintendo Switch won't be as powerful as the PS4, report claims

Nintendo Switch won't be as powerful as the PS4, report claims

The graphics on Nintendo’s Switch won’t be as good as even those found on the now three-year-old PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 15th 2016 at 9:48AM in News
MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

Here’s our take on the big events in the games industry this year.

on Dec 13th 2016 at 12:00PM in News

Advertisement

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch UK livestream dated for 4am January 13th

Nintendo has finally set a date and time for its upcoming Nintendo Switch presentation in the UK. The press will be going hands-on with Nintendo’s new Switch console on January ...

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Dec 13th 2016 at 10:26AM in News
Yooka-Laylee gets release date, is scrapped on Wii U

Yooka-Laylee gets release date, is scrapped on Wii U

Playtonic’s crowdfunded platformer Yooka-Laylee has got a release date.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 13th 2016 at 10:01AM in News
Nintendo theme park will be called Super Nintendo World

Nintendo theme park will be called Super Nintendo World

The Japanese version of Universal Studios’ new Nintendo attraction will be Super Nintendo World.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2016 at 10:58AM in News
Super Mario Run requires a constant internet connection

Super Mario Run requires a constant internet connection

Nintendo’s upcoming smartphone platformer Super Mario Run will only work if the player is connected to the internet.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2016 at 10:05AM in News

Advertisement

Reports point to GameCube Virtual Console titles on Switch

Reports point to GameCube Virtual Console titles on Switch

Nintendo fans will be given the opportunity to re-buy their GameCube catalogue for the first time with Virtual Console emulation of the system on Switch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2016 at 9:39AM in News
VIDEO: Switch gets first public demo on Jimmy Fallon Show

VIDEO: Switch gets first public demo on Jimmy Fallon Show

Nintendo thrust the Switch into the limelight last night by presenting the console’s first public gameplay demonstration on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2016 at 9:26AM in News
Switch dock increases console performance, report claims

Switch dock increases console performance, report claims

The Nintendo Switch will offer increased gaming performance when docked at home compared to when it is being played portably.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2016 at 10:47AM in News
Dark Souls trilogy could be released on Nintendo Switch

Dark Souls trilogy could be released on Nintendo Switch

A report has claimed that From Software’s interest in Nintendo Switch could very much revolve around the Dark Souls series.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2016 at 10:11AM in News
First Nintendo Switch accessories appear online

First Nintendo Switch accessories appear online

The website for EB Games Australia has offered our first glimpse at Nintendo Switch accessories.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2016 at 11:15AM in News
Ubisoft thinks Switch could bring audiences together

Ubisoft thinks Switch could bring audiences together

Nintendo’s Switch could be the machine to unite the worlds of casual mobile gaming and more dedicated console gaming.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2016 at 10:59AM in News
THQ Nordic makes further acquisitions with Nintendo Switch in mind

THQ Nordic makes further acquisitions with Nintendo Switch in mind

Publisher THQ Nordic has said that it has three projects in development for Nintendo Switch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2016 at 9:47AM in News
Wireless receiver to solve NES Classic Mini's biggest problem

Wireless receiver to solve NES Classic Mini's biggest problem

Nintendo’s NES Classic Mini has been a big hit. Less well received, however, has been the length of the wires that connect to its controller.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2016 at 10:15AM in News
Pokemon Sun and Moon sell 7.2m in first week

Pokemon Sun and Moon sell 7.2m in first week

Nintendo’s latest Pokemon game has broken an American sales record.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2016 at 9:26AM in News