Entries in 'Nintendo' (385)

Pokemon Bank launches in some Asian markets

Pokemon Bank launches in some Asian markets

Nintendo has confirmed that the delayed Pokemon Bank service has been officially launched in some regions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2014 at 10:35AM in News
Now Amazon drops Wii U to £180

Now Amazon drops Wii U to £180

A second retailer has significantly cut its Wii U asking price.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 21st 2014 at 11:30AM in News
Nintendo's share price tumbles; Down 83% compared to 2007 peak

Nintendo's share price tumbles; Down 83% compared to 2007 peak

18 per cent was wiped off the value of Nintendo o the Tokyo Stock Exchange following last week’s turbulence.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 20th 2014 at 10:03AM in News
Iwata: "It's not as simple as moving Mario onto smartphones"

Iwata: "It's not as simple as moving Mario onto smartphones"

Becoming a third party publisher is not the easy answer to reversing Nintendo’s ongoing problems, president Satoru Iwata has argued.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 17th 2014 at 3:30PM in News

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Pachter calls for Nintendo to go third party

Pachter calls for Nintendo to go third party

Nintendo needs to bring its rich slate of IP to rival platforms, US analyst Michael Pachter has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 17th 2014 at 2:44PM in News
I will not resign, pledges Iwata

I will not resign, pledges Iwata

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has pledged to fight on in his battle to return Nintendo to profitability.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 17th 2014 at 10:51AM in News
Nintendo slashes Wii U sales forecast from 9m to 2.8m

Nintendo slashes Wii U sales forecast from 9m to 2.8m

The reality of the challenge confronting Wii U has finally struck Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 17th 2014 at 8:55AM in News
UPDATE: Nintendo slashes digital price of key Wii U and 3DS games

UPDATE: Nintendo slashes digital price of key Wii U and 3DS games

An error or a wonderfully generous sale? Either way, a host of top Nintendo IP can be had for pennies on the Nintendo Store right now.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2014 at 1:17PM in News

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Nintendo apologises for ongoing TVii no-show on Wii U

Nintendo apologises for ongoing TVii no-show on Wii U

As is now obviously apparent, Nintendo’s TVii service for Wii U owners did not hit its 2013 launch date for Europe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2014 at 10:33AM in News
Nintendo snaps up patents from failed legal opponent

Nintendo snaps up patents from failed legal opponent

IA Labs once tried to sue Nintendo over Wii Fit patents – patents which are now the proud property of Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 10th 2014 at 2:57PM in News
Next Level Games 'super happy' with Nintendo relationship

Next Level Games 'super happy' with Nintendo relationship

Luigi’s Mansion: 2 developer Next Level Games is more than happy pinning its flag to the Nintendo mast.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2014 at 1:34PM in News
China selling consoles boosts Sony and Nintendo

China selling consoles boosts Sony and Nintendo

PlayStation boss Andrew House says that China allowing the sale of game consoles will be a huge boost to PS4.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 8th 2014 at 11:18AM in News

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Nintendo dominates Japan's Christmas software sales

Nintendo dominates Japan's Christmas software sales

It was certainly a Merry Christmas for Nintendo in Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2014 at 1:33PM in News
Nintendo scraps NES Remix contest

Nintendo scraps NES Remix contest

A proposed online contest for players of recent digital Wii U titles NES Remix has been scrapped.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2014 at 12:17PM in News
Sega planning more 3DS free-to-play games beyond Initial D

Sega planning more 3DS free-to-play games beyond Initial D

Sega is keen on bringing additional free-to-play titles onto the 3DS beyond its upcoming microtransaction-fueled racing game, Initial D: Perfect Shift Online.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 2nd 2014 at 7:36AM in News
VIDEO: Chibi-Robo returns with 3DS eShop game Photo Finder

VIDEO: Chibi-Robo returns with 3DS eShop game Photo Finder

Nintendo has announced GameCube platformer star Chibi-Robo will receive a sequel next month on 3DS.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2013 at 7:40PM in News

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VIDEO: Wii Sports Club adds golf minigame

VIDEO: Wii Sports Club adds golf minigame

Nintendo's Wii Sports Club will add golf to its roster at some point today, the firm has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2013 at 7:26PM in News
Pokemon Bank and Transporter 3DS apps arrive this month

Pokemon Bank and Transporter 3DS apps arrive this month

The Pokemon Bank and Pokemon Transporter apps will arrive on 3DS later this month, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2013 at 7:12PM in News
Incoming Nintendo Direct focused on spring 2014 lineup

Incoming Nintendo Direct focused on spring 2014 lineup

Nintendo has announced it will put on a new Nintendo Direct online presentation this week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 17th 2013 at 6:42PM in News
Pachter: "I don't know why Iwata is still employed"

Pachter: "I don't know why Iwata is still employed"

Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has stepped up his media onslaught on Nintendo by saying that president Satoru Iwata should be sacked.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2013 at 11:32AM in News
This, the year of Luigi, is set to continue!

This, the year of Luigi, is set to continue!

Luigi’s disregard for the rules is demonstrated not only in his dress sense but also his casual dismissal of the Gregorian calendar.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 2:16PM in News
Reggie on fan pressure: 100,000 signatures doesn't mean 100,000 sales

Reggie on fan pressure: 100,000 signatures doesn't mean 100,000 sales

Nintendo has said that online petitions and fan outcries don’t play a part in shaping its overall strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 9:57AM in News
Nintendo 2DS Pokemon X&Y bundles arrive this week

Nintendo 2DS Pokemon X&Y bundles arrive this week

Nintendo has revealed a pair of 2DS hardware bundles featuring Pokemon X and Pokemon Y for a select US retail release later this week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 5th 2013 at 8:09AM in News
"Nintendo steadfastly refuses to consider that Wii U is not interesting to consumers"

"Nintendo steadfastly refuses to consider that Wii U is not interesting to consumers"

Wii U will fail to sell the 9m units Nintendo has predicted for the current financial year, analysts have said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2013 at 9:50AM in News