Entries in 'Nintendo' (418)

Princess Peach Wii Remote Plus arrives this month

Princess Peach Wii Remote Plus arrives this month

Nintendo has announced plans to release a new Princess Peach-themed Wii Remote later this month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 16th 2014 at 12:16AM in News
Fanboys are in love with their consoles, science man says

Fanboys are in love with their consoles, science man says

The bond between a fanboy and his or her console can chemically be compared to love.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2014 at 11:10AM in News
Nintendo 3DS best-sellers receive price cuts next week

Nintendo 3DS best-sellers receive price cuts next week

Nintendo, in a rare move, has announced it will be cutting the price on five of its first-party 3DS hits – including Mario, Donkey Kong, and Animal Crossing titles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 15th 2014 at 4:46AM in News
VIDEO: Nintendo to give Tomodachi Life a shot in the West

VIDEO: Nintendo to give Tomodachi Life a shot in the West

Having gained a devoted following in Japan, Nintendo’s “new Animal Crossing” is going to be debuted on 3DS in Western markets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 10th 2014 at 1:40PM in News

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Super Smash Bros 3DS to arrive ahead of Wii U

Super Smash Bros 3DS to arrive ahead of Wii U

Super Smash Bros will launch this summer on 3DS and this winter on Wii U, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 9th 2014 at 5:42AM in News
Super Smash Bros the lone focus of this week's Nintendo Direct

Super Smash Bros the lone focus of this week's Nintendo Direct

This week's Nintendo Direct event will focus entirely on detailing the upcoming Super Smash Bros title for Wii U and 3DS, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 6th 2014 at 10:46PM in News
Pink 2DS arriving in UK next month

Pink 2DS arriving in UK next month

A pink version of Nintendo’s 2DS handheld will be released in the UK in May.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 12:12PM in News
EA apologies for 'unacceptable' and 'stupid' Frostbite Wii U jibes

EA apologies for 'unacceptable' and 'stupid' Frostbite Wii U jibes

Peter Moore has publicly apologised for April Fools tweets sent out by the official DICE Frostbite account that mocked the Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 9:32AM in News

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Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate delayed on Wii U

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate delayed on Wii U

The Bat’s uneasy relationship with Nintendo’s home console continues.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2014 at 2:59PM in News
Iwata's internal approval rating drops as signs of board unease emerge

Iwata's internal approval rating drops as signs of board unease emerge

A report from Japan seems to be suggesting that there’s a small risk Nintendo president Saturo Iwata could be voted off the company’s board.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2014 at 9:43AM in News
Never underestimate Nintendo, Molyneux warns

Never underestimate Nintendo, Molyneux warns

Peter Molyneux says Nintendo is one hardware release away from leading the way in games again.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 21st 2014 at 9:32AM in News
Pure Chess dated for Wii U and 3DS; Features smartphone cross-play

Pure Chess dated for Wii U and 3DS; Features smartphone cross-play

Ripstone has confirmed that Pure Chess will be available on the Nintendo eShop later this month.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Mar 13th 2014 at 10:16AM in News

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PICTURES: Nintendo confirms Happy Meal sponsorship in UK

PICTURES: Nintendo confirms Happy Meal sponsorship in UK

Mario will be adorning McDonalds’ Happy Meal boxes in the UK later this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 12th 2014 at 11:14AM in News
Nintendo launches indie-centric eShop hub

Nintendo launches indie-centric eShop hub

The Nintendo website has been updated with a new section looking to emphasize the company’s indie credentials.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2014 at 3:20PM in News
Ward slams Nintendo and EA over Wii U's Need for Speed: Most Wanted

Ward slams Nintendo and EA over Wii U's Need for Speed: Most Wanted

Criterion founder Alex Ward has attacked both Nintendo and EA over their treatment of Need for Speed: Most Wanted on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2014 at 12:56PM in News

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Nintendo confirms Yoshi's New Island 3DS XL for North America

Nintendo confirms Yoshi's New Island 3DS XL for North America

Nintendo has confirmed the rumoured Yoshi's New Island 3DS XL is heading to North America this month, but we can't help noting one glaring omission from the package.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 4th 2014 at 7:34AM in News
Iwata reaffirms Nintendo's commitment to dedicated hardware

Iwata reaffirms Nintendo's commitment to dedicated hardware

Dedicated video games hardware will remain Nintendo’s core focus, the company has pledged.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 3rd 2014 at 10:42AM in News
Darksiders II returns to Wii U eShop

Darksiders II returns to Wii U eShop

Nordic has announced that Darksiders II is once again available on the Wii U eShop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2014 at 3:57PM in News
Online play and other services being shut down on Wii and DS

Online play and other services being shut down on Wii and DS

Nintendo’s Wi-Fi Connect services will shortly be shut down.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 27th 2014 at 10:19AM in News
"Just think of paying 99 cents just to get Mario to jump a little higher"

"Just think of paying 99 cents just to get Mario to jump a little higher"

Hedge fund manager and Nintendo share holder Seth Fischer has urged Nintendo to move into the smartphone market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 27th 2014 at 9:58AM in News
Smartphone games account for 75% of app store spending

Smartphone games account for 75% of app store spending

Google Play and iOS games accounted for 75 per cent of app store spending last year.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 26th 2014 at 1:15PM in News
Rogen and Goldberg to co-direct Console Wars film adaptation

Rogen and Goldberg to co-direct Console Wars film adaptation

Comedy writers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are set to write and co-direct a movie adaptation of Blake J. Harris's upcoming book, Console Wars.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 24th 2014 at 10:10PM in News
Nintendo launches Girls Club YouTube channel

Nintendo launches Girls Club YouTube channel

Platform holder Nintendo has launched a new YouTube channel called Nintendo Girls Club.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2014 at 12:14PM in News
Mutant Mudds finds most success on Nintendo platforms

Mutant Mudds finds most success on Nintendo platforms

Developer Renegade Kid has revealed a surprising statistic about its action platformer Mutant Mudds Deluxe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2014 at 10:44AM in News