Entries in 'Nintendo' (421)

Wii U sales surge in Japan on Hyrule Warriors launch

Wii U sales surge in Japan on Hyrule Warriors launch

When two icons of Japanese gaming unite, you can guarantee a big reaction. And that is what seems to have happened with the launch of Hyrule Warriors.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 20th 2014 at 2:00PM in News
Watch Dogs will be Ubisoft's last 'mature' game for Wii U

Watch Dogs will be Ubisoft's last 'mature' game for Wii U

Assassin's Creed has not sold well on Wii U, says Ubisoft boss Yves Guillemot.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 19th 2014 at 11:04AM in News
The Pokemon Trading Card Game is coming to iOS

The Pokemon Trading Card Game is coming to iOS

Nintendo may finally be about to make its long-awaited jump onto iOS.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2014 at 3:23PM in News
Pokemon card game heading to iPad

Pokemon card game heading to iPad

A Pokémon trading card game is in the works for release on iPad devices later this year, The Pokémon Company has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 17th 2014 at 4:51AM in News

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Mario Kart 8 racks up 1m sales in US

Mario Kart 8 racks up 1m sales in US

Mario Kart 8 has surpassed 1m sales in the United States, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 15th 2014 at 2:09AM in News
Limited Edition Super Smash Bros 3DS confirmed for Europe

Limited Edition Super Smash Bros 3DS confirmed for Europe

Nintendo has revealed a Limited Edition Super Smash Bros themed 3DS for Europe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 13th 2014 at 3:17PM in News
Mercedes DLC skidding into Mario Kart 8 this month

Mercedes DLC skidding into Mario Kart 8 this month

Mario Kart 8 will be the recipient of both DLC and a software update later this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 3:38PM in News
3DS dominates Japanese charts

3DS dominates Japanese charts

Nintendo’s 3DS is still on top in Japan according to the latest sales data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 6th 2014 at 2:00PM in News

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Adelman: The Wii U name is 'abysmal', cut hardware sales in half

Adelman: The Wii U name is 'abysmal', cut hardware sales in half

Nintendo of America's former indie boss Dan Adelman has said that the Wii U's branding is a big reason why the machine has proven to thus far be a commercial ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 6th 2014 at 9:08AM in News
Twitch Plays Pokemon beats every generation of the series

Twitch Plays Pokemon beats every generation of the series

Remember Twitch Plays Pokemon? Well, it has just beat 3DS title Pokemon X, meaning that every generation of Nintendo’s series has now been bettered.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 4:17PM in News
Hyrule Warriors Special edition comes with a scarf

Hyrule Warriors Special edition comes with a scarf

Nintendo’s quest for an original item to bundle in its Hyrule Warriors: Special Edition has led to the inclusion of a scarf.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 3:02PM in News
MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Nintendo merchandise

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Nintendo merchandise

The Japanese gaming giant has seen some challenging times as of late, but continues to provide a wealth of products branded with iconic franchises for retail opportunities. MCV dives in ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 5th 2014 at 10:15AM in News

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Reports of unrest at Nintendo, claims management plotting Iwata toppling

Reports of unrest at Nintendo, claims management plotting Iwata toppling

A Japanese news site claims that Nintendo management are locked in a dispute with president Satoru Iwata over his smartphone strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2014 at 10:05AM in News
Indie boss Adelman has left Nintendo, admits to Twitter ban

Indie boss Adelman has left Nintendo, admits to Twitter ban

The boss of Nintendo of America’s indie program Dan Adelman has left the company after nine years.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 1:09PM in News
Nintendo is striving for greater diversity, Animal Crossing director says

Nintendo is striving for greater diversity, Animal Crossing director says

Gender diversity of one of the many forms of diversity that Nintendo has been steadily bringing to its workforce, according to the director of Animal Crossing: New Leaf.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 31st 2014 at 3:38PM in News
Yokai Watch 2 and Yoshi's New Island keep 3DS No.1 in Japan

Yokai Watch 2 and Yoshi's New Island keep 3DS No.1 in Japan

Nintendo’s portable console still rules the roost in Japan according to the latest sales data provided by Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 31st 2014 at 9:53AM in News

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Nintendo losses jump despite 2.82m Mario Kart 8 sales and Wii U boost sales

Nintendo losses jump despite 2.82m Mario Kart 8 sales and Wii U boost sales

Q1 has delivered mixed fortunes for the struggling Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2014 at 11:58AM in News
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker to land in UK in January 2015

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker to land in UK in January 2015

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker has been dated for a January 2015 UK release.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 30th 2014 at 9:42AM in News
Physical release planned for NES Remix on Wii U

Physical release planned for NES Remix on Wii U

Nintendo is granting its previously digital-only NES Remix titles a boxed physical release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 28th 2014 at 3:04PM in News
Sonic Boom gets November dates for 3DS, Wii U

Sonic Boom gets November dates for 3DS, Wii U

Sonic the Hedgehog reboot Sonic Boom will release for 3DS and Wii U this November, Sega has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 25th 2014 at 5:46AM in News
Wii U purchase intent jumps 50% as PS4 falls post-E3

Wii U purchase intent jumps 50% as PS4 falls post-E3

The number of consumers who say they plan on buying a Wii U doubled after E3 in June.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 2:04PM in News
PS4 top-selling console for sixth consecutive month in US

PS4 top-selling console for sixth consecutive month in US

PlayStation 4 led US hardware sales for the sixth consecutive month and remains the life-to-date leader for next-gen hardware, Sony has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 18th 2014 at 5:53AM in News
Nintendo sending out free Tomodachi Life demo codes

Nintendo sending out free Tomodachi Life demo codes

Want to try Nintendo's quirky life-sim title Tomodachi Life for free? 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 17th 2014 at 2:11PM in News
Nintendo touring UK with 3DS games this summer

Nintendo touring UK with 3DS games this summer

Nintendo will be travelling around the UK and showing off its latest handheld games this summer.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 11th 2014 at 10:21AM in News
Modders demonstrate successful Wii U Mario Kart 8 hack

Modders demonstrate successful Wii U Mario Kart 8 hack

The security of Nintendo’s Wii U appears to have been compromised.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 7th 2014 at 1:01PM in News