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Nintendo confirms that Wii U production IS ending

Nintendo confirms that Wii U production IS ending

Having denied it just days ago, Nintendo has now conceded that the end has come for Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2016 at 10:39AM in News
A NES Classic controller extension lead is in the works

A NES Classic controller extension lead is in the works

The NES Classic arrives in the UK tomorrow, but for some buyers one accessory is going to be an absolute must.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2016 at 11:05AM in News
Capcom uncertain about multiplatform Nintendo Switch ports

Capcom uncertain about multiplatform Nintendo Switch ports

Leading Japanese publisher Capcom has questioned the viability of companies bringing their PS4 and Xbox One releases to Nintendo’s new platform.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 7th 2016 at 10:44AM in News
Nintendo denies Wii U production halt

Nintendo denies Wii U production halt

The Wii U lives on, Nintendo has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2016 at 9:39AM in News

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Report: Nintendo to end production of Wii U this week

Report: Nintendo to end production of Wii U this week

Platform holder Nintendo will reportedly cease production of its Wii U console by the end of this week.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 1st 2016 at 4:19PM in News
Pokemon Go sends Super Mario Run expectations sky high

Pokemon Go sends Super Mario Run expectations sky high

The unimaginable success of Pokemon Go seems like an almost impossible target to aim for, but that’s exactly what Nintendo is doing with the release of Super Mario Run in ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 1st 2016 at 10:57AM in News
VR push could yet lay ahead for Nintendo

VR push could yet lay ahead for Nintendo

Virtual reality could yet prove to be a feature of Nintendo’s future, but don’t expect anything in the short term.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 1st 2016 at 10:21AM in News
Nintendo Switch won't exclusively target core gamers

Nintendo Switch won't exclusively target core gamers

People may have read too much into Nintendo’s use of fashionable youngsters in its reveal video for the Nintendo Switch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 1st 2016 at 10:02AM in News

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Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch will support up to 128GB SD cards but no external hard drives

The Nintendo Switch will feature additional storage via SD cards but will not allow for any external USB hard drives to keep the console portable.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 28th 2016 at 11:28AM in News
Nintendo Switch

The Switch features a 6.2" 720p multi-touch screen

The upcoming Nintendo Switch features a 6.2 inch screen that can output at 720p and has touch screen capabilities.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 28th 2016 at 11:02AM in News
Retailers: Third party Switch support impresses, but what about the price?

Retailers: Third party Switch support impresses, but what about the price?

An interesting design and seemingly extensive third party support has got retail excited about the Nintendo Switch, but big questions remain after the platform holder’s initial reveal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2016 at 10:19AM in News
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Nintendo cuts profit forecasts after $50m loss last quarter

Nintendo has cut its profit forecasts for the financial year after its second quarter earnings release showed that the company lost around $50 million over the last few months.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 26th 2016 at 1:23PM in News

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Pokemon Go

Pokémon Go's Halloween event will give you more Drowzees

Pokémon Go is getting its first seasonal event, in the form of the Halloween update that will increase the spawn rates of spooky critters.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 25th 2016 at 10:39AM in News
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo patents may reveal new Switch features

A series of patents filed by Nintendo may offer up a look at some unannounced features for the Switch.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 25th 2016 at 10:15AM in News
Switch eSports

Nintendo puts a large focus on eSports in Switch reveal

Yesterday Nintendo showed off the Switch for the first time, and had a large portion of the reveal video focus on eSports.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 21st 2016 at 1:57PM in News
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo announces loads of partners for the Switch but no games

After the reveal of the Switch yesterday Nintendo showed off a massive list of development partners including some big third parties.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 21st 2016 at 12:20PM in News

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Skyrim

Skyrim may not make it to the Nintendo Switch after all

Despite being featured in the reveal for Nintendo’s Switch, Skyrim may not be coming to the new console.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 21st 2016 at 11:59AM in News
Nintendo Switch: The Known Knowns, Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns

Nintendo Switch: The Known Knowns, Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns

There is nothing in this industry that stimulates as many opinionated hot takes as Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 21st 2016 at 10:58AM in News
The Nintendo NX

Nintendo reveals the Switch

After months of waiting and rumours Nintendo has finally revealed the NX, which is now known as the Nintendo Switch.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 20th 2016 at 3:00PM in News
Nintendo will reveal the NX today

Nintendo will reveal the NX today

Over a year and a half after it was first announced, Nintendo will today finally give us the first look at the NX.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2016 at 9:09AM in News
DeNA withdraws from western markets

DeNA withdraws from western markets

Japanese mobile publisher DeNA has dissolved DeNA Global and ngmoco LLC in a filing with the Tokyo Stock Exchange, informally announcing their retreat from western markets,

by Jake Tucker
on Oct 19th 2016 at 2:30PM in News
Japan gets its own version of the NES Mini

Japan gets its own version of the NES Mini

A Famicom-themed version of the NES Mini has been announced for Japan.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2016 at 1:27PM in News
Amazon: 'It's hugely important to expand PS4 and Xbox One user bases'

Amazon: 'It's hugely important to expand PS4 and Xbox One user bases'

Amazon's UK games boss Russell Jones has said that the industry needs to work hard to upgrade PS3 and Xbox 360 gamers to Sony and Microsoft’s new machines. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Sep 29th 2016 at 10:10AM in News
An N64 emulator made it onto Xbox One

An N64 emulator made it onto Xbox One

It’s starting to look as if Xbox One has an emulator problem.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 28th 2016 at 2:25PM in News
Ubisoft on NX: Nintendo has learned from the Wii U

Ubisoft on NX: Nintendo has learned from the Wii U

The boss of Ubisoft has dropped further hints about Nintendo’s NX strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 23rd 2016 at 9:44AM in News