Entries in 'Nintendo' (521)

New round of Animal Crossing Amiibo to hit shelves in January

New round of Animal Crossing Amiibo to hit shelves in January

Nintendo has announced that the next wave of Animal Crossing Amiibo figures will be coming to stores in UK very early into 2016.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 10th 2015 at 2:25PM in News
Super Mario Maker is getting a promotional Mercedes-Benz level

Super Mario Maker is getting a promotional Mercedes-Benz level

Mercedes Benz is to release a promotional piece of free level DLC for Super Mario Maker.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2015 at 4:08PM in News
Patent suggests Nintendo NX could be cloud-based and upgradable

Patent suggests Nintendo NX could be cloud-based and upgradable

A new US patent from Nintendo seems to suggest that a new system from the company – presumably the NX – can draw on other computing devices for additional processing ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2015 at 12:32PM in News
Shovel Knight Amiibo hitting Europe a month before US

Shovel Knight Amiibo hitting Europe a month before US

Developer Yacht Club Games has announced a December 11th release for the Shovel Knight figure in Europe. However, it won’t be hitting North America until January 8th. ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2015 at 3:53PM in News

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VIDEO: Reggie Fils-Aime pays tribute to Satoru Iwata

VIDEO: Reggie Fils-Aime pays tribute to Satoru Iwata

Last night’s The Game Awards saw Nintendo’s American boss Reggie Fils-Aime deliver a touching tribute to the company’s late boss Satoru Iwata.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2015 at 1:04PM in News
Nintendo says Quality of Life lives on, consumers aren't using Amiibo as intended

Nintendo says Quality of Life lives on, consumers aren't using Amiibo as intended

The Quality of Life aspirations of the late Satoru Iwata remain in development at Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 3:53PM in News
NX is 'something unique and different' and 'not the next Wii or Wii U'

NX is 'something unique and different' and 'not the next Wii or Wii U'

Nintendo’s NX console will not follow the path laid out by either the Wii or the Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 3:38PM in News
Boxed release planned for Pokemon Rumble World

Boxed release planned for Pokemon Rumble World

Nintendo’s free-to-play 3DS outing Pokémon Rumble World is to receive a microtransaction-free digital release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 11:50AM in News

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Over 300,000 consoles sold during Black Friday week in the UK

Over 300,000 consoles sold during Black Friday week in the UK

315,000 games consoles were sold during the Black Friday week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 10:59AM in News
Nintendo NX predicted to ship 12m units in 2016

Nintendo NX predicted to ship 12m units in 2016

Nintendo’s next home console is set for an explosive start.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 1st 2015 at 9:49AM in News
Nintendo now selling standalone Wii U Gamepads

Nintendo now selling standalone Wii U Gamepads

Wii U owners are finally able to buy the Wii U Gamepad separately from the console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2015 at 10:22AM in News
Nintendo launches official eBay store

Nintendo launches official eBay store

Gamers looking for a cheaper Wii U or 3DS now have an official route to score a cheaper console.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 23rd 2015 at 10:08AM in News

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Activision leads US TV ad race

Activision leads US TV ad race

The flurry of triple-A console releases has seen console publishers race back to the top of the TV advertisement battle in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 11:25AM in News
Brett Ratner producing Tetris origin film - report

Brett Ratner producing Tetris origin film - report

Filmmaker Brett Ratner is reportedly producing a film based on Tetris creator Alexy Pajitnov.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 19th 2015 at 9:18AM in News
Pachter: Nintendo NX is 'doomed' without third-party backing

Pachter: Nintendo NX is 'doomed' without third-party backing

Games industry analyst Michael Pachter has said that third-party support is vital to the success of Nintendo’s next home console.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 17th 2015 at 1:00PM in News
Western Xenoblade Chronicles X does away with boob size adjustment slider

Western Xenoblade Chronicles X does away with boob size adjustment slider

Details of further edits to the European and American versions of Wii U RPG Xenoblade Chronicles X have provoked yet more bizarre censorship allegations.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2015 at 2:04PM in News

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Nintendo wins major piracy protection court ruling

Nintendo wins major piracy protection court ruling

Nintendo has successfully taken an Italian seller of devices designed to allow pirated games to run to court – and won.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 16th 2015 at 1:27PM in News
Can Yo-Kai Watch repeat Pokémon's success in the West?

Can Yo-Kai Watch repeat Pokémon's success in the West?

A kids game for handhelds that involves capturing fantastical creatures, then battling them against rival monsters. Stop us if you’ve heard this one before.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 16th 2015 at 11:56AM in News
DeNA's Nintendo Q&A now available in English

DeNA's Nintendo Q&A now available in English

Japanese mobile giant DeNA has been discussing details of its Nintendo partnership with investors.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2015 at 11:38AM in News
Nintendo demoing games lineup across select US malls this holiday season

Nintendo demoing games lineup across select US malls this holiday season

Nintendo will again travel to over a dozen malls scattered throughout the US to showcase its latest wares available for the holiday season.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 16th 2015 at 7:29AM in News
New Zelda game still set for Wii U and 2016, Nintendo affirms

New Zelda game still set for Wii U and 2016, Nintendo affirms

If you thought the announcement of the NX would result in the new Zelda being pushed off of Wii U, there’s no need to worry.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 13th 2015 at 9:08AM in News
Female version of Zelda's Link officially revealed

Female version of Zelda's Link officially revealed

Upcoming Zelda spin-off Hyrule Warriors Legends will officially introduce a female version of lead hero Link to the franchise.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:52AM in News
Zelda: Twilight Princess HD coming to Wii U in March

Zelda: Twilight Princess HD coming to Wii U in March

Twilight Princess is the next Zelda game to be remastered by Nintendo – and it will get a brand new Amiibo, too.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:39AM in News
VIDEO: Star Fox Zero launches in April

VIDEO: Star Fox Zero launches in April

Nintendo has revealed Star Fox Zero will launch on Wii U this April.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:22AM in News
Square Enix confirms Dragon Quest VII, VIII for western release

Square Enix confirms Dragon Quest VII, VIII for western release

Nintendo has officially confirmed the upcoming western release for a pair of Dragon Quest titles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2015 at 8:19AM in News