Entries in 'Nintendo' (385)

Nintendo projects 5m 3DS sales in Japan this year

Nintendo projects 5m 3DS sales in Japan this year

The dedicated handheld gaming market is more than fine, according to Nintendo president Satoru Iwata.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 27th 2013 at 9:21PM in News
N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

N-Space forced to abandon Nintendo due to lack of publisher demand

The CEO of Skylanders: Giants and Swap Force co-developer N-Space has said that his studio currently has no Nintendo games in development for the first time in a decade.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2013 at 3:32PM in News
Rumour: Nintendo readying Wii U Wind Waker bundle

Rumour: Nintendo readying Wii U Wind Waker bundle

A new Wii U bundle starring The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD appears to be on the way.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2013 at 6:20AM in News
GameStop charging $90 for pre-owned Xenoblade Chronicles in the US

GameStop charging $90 for pre-owned Xenoblade Chronicles in the US

The US arm of retailer GameStop has ramped up the price of hard-to-find Wii title Xenoblade Chronicles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 14th 2013 at 11:05AM in News

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Nintendo targets new audiences with fresh IP

Nintendo targets new audiences with fresh IP

Platfrom holder Nintendo believes The Wonderful 101 can draw in new fans to Wii U.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 13th 2013 at 2:47PM in News
ANALYSIS: How one publisher is asking fans to fund the manufacture of a DS game

ANALYSIS: How one publisher is asking fans to fund the manufacture of a DS game

Earlier this month, Ghostlight launched an unusual appeal to help bring DS RPG Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner 2.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 13th 2013 at 11:00AM in News
Nintendo of America begins selling refurb 3DS and DSi hardware

Nintendo of America begins selling refurb 3DS and DSi hardware

The American arm of Nintendo has introduced a new way for consumers to get their hands on a cut-price 3DS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 13th 2013 at 10:58AM in News
Iwata dismisses Wii U price concerns, says software is the issue

Iwata dismisses Wii U price concerns, says software is the issue

The Wii U’s full retail price of between £250 and £300 is not the reason for its market struggles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 12th 2013 at 12:54PM in News

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Mario and Luigi skins included in Rayman Legends on Wii U

Mario and Luigi skins included in Rayman Legends on Wii U

The Wii U version of Rayman Legends will offer an extra goodie for Nintendo fans.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2013 at 12:03PM in News
Iwata vows that Nintendo IP won't go multi-platform

Iwata vows that Nintendo IP won't go multi-platform

Don’t expect Mario, Zelda or Donkey Kong to appear on non-Nintendo platforms anytime soon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 8th 2013 at 10:33AM in News
Wii U still selling at a loss to Nintendo

Wii U still selling at a loss to Nintendo

An impending price drop for the Wii U appears to be out of the question, as Nintendo is still losing money on each console sold.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 8th 2013 at 4:25AM in News
Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright coming to Europe; Wind Waker HD and others dated

Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright coming to Europe; Wind Waker HD and others dated

Nintendo has at last confirmed a European release for Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright on 3DS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 3:53PM in News

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Platinum praises 'perfectionists' Nintendo over Bayonetta 2 partnership

Platinum praises 'perfectionists' Nintendo over Bayonetta 2 partnership

Nintendo has been praised by new partner Platinum games over its partnership to bring Bayonetta 2 to Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 12:58PM in News
Bethesda: Wii U not on our radar

Bethesda: Wii U not on our radar

Bethesda isn’t developing any of its upcoming games for Wii U and the console is not part of the company’s near-term focus, according to VP of PR and marketing Pete ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2013 at 7:50AM in News
Nintendo has sold 654.12 million consoles in the last 30 years

Nintendo has sold 654.12 million consoles in the last 30 years

654.12m. That amazingly high figure is the number of consoles that Nintendo has sold in the last 30 years.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2013 at 2:16PM in News
PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo: indie developers are our future

PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo: indie developers are our future

The biggest names in the games industry say that indie developers will define the future of their businesses.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 6th 2013 at 11:36AM in News

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Iwata: Nintendo is not making pieces of art

Iwata: Nintendo is not making pieces of art

Making games that strike a chord with gamers is far more important than any pretence about creating high art.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 1:30PM in News
(Wii) U are not alone - specialist retail backs console

(Wii) U are not alone - specialist retail backs console

UK supermarkets are ready to drop Wii U unless Nintendo can drastically turn sales around.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 9:45AM in News
Black Nintendo 3DS XL confirmed for North America, launches this month

Black Nintendo 3DS XL confirmed for North America, launches this month

Nintendo has announced a black 3DS XL model is heading to retail in US and Canada this month – officially confirming last week’s advertisement leak for the handheld.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 6:46AM in News
Analysis: Can Nintendo turn Wii U sales around this Christmas

Analysis: Can Nintendo turn Wii U sales around this Christmas

Sales of Nintendo’s Wii U have been well below even the bleakest of expectations.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 1st 2013 at 2:02PM in News
Here's how Nintendo rescued the 3DS

Here's how Nintendo rescued the 3DS

A major moment in the life of 3DS happened on May 11th this year.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 31st 2013 at 2:46PM in News
GAME handing out Shiny Pokemons from the end of August

GAME handing out Shiny Pokemons from the end of August

Pokemon fans are being offered the chance to grab some rare digital versions of three in-game creatures from GAME stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 31st 2013 at 1:04PM in News
Nintendo sold 160,000 Wii U's in three months ending June, is outsold by Wii

Nintendo sold 160,000 Wii U's in three months ending June, is outsold by Wii

Only 160,000 Wii U consoles were sold worldwide in the quarter ending June 2013.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 31st 2013 at 9:36AM in News
Asda: We do support Nintendo, despite Wii U drop

Asda: We do support Nintendo, despite Wii U drop

Grocery giant Asda dropped Wii U from its shelves in order to support more successful consoles, including 3DS.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 29th 2013 at 5:11PM in News
Asda has dropped the Wii U from all UK stores

Asda has dropped the Wii U from all UK stores

Walmart owned UK supermarket Asda has decided it no longer has space for Nintendo’s Wii U on its shelves.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2013 at 3:13PM in News