Entries in 'Nintendo' (799)

Minecraft looks to be tunnelling its way to Wii U

Minecraft looks to be tunnelling its way to Wii U

It seems as if the long-awaited debut of Minecraft on Nintendo hardware is upon us.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2015 at 10:25AM in News
Nintendo's next few smartphone games will be free-to-play

Nintendo's next few smartphone games will be free-to-play

DeNA has said that all of the games it currently has in development for Nintendo will be free-to-play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2015 at 9:53AM in News
Sonic creator urges fans to play Wii version of Rodea the Sky Soldier

Sonic creator urges fans to play Wii version of Rodea the Sky Soldier

Rodea the Sky Soldier comes out on Wii U this Friday, but its maker has warned against playing it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2015 at 4:06PM in News
Nintendo Direct returns this week

Nintendo Direct returns this week

Nintendo is holding its first Direct broadcast since the passing of previous president Satoru Iwata this Thursday (November 12th).

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 10th 2015 at 3:37PM in News

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SNES PlayStation hybrid shown powered-on and working

SNES PlayStation hybrid shown powered-on and working

The incredibly rare hardware collaboration between two of the industry’s giants has seemingly been proved real.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 9th 2015 at 11:20AM in News
ShopTo plots further digital console expansion

ShopTo plots further digital console expansion

Online retailer ShopTo is now selling PS4 download codes.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 5th 2015 at 9:26AM in News
Nintendo covers up underage girls in Western version of Xenoblade Chronicles X

Nintendo covers up underage girls in Western version of Xenoblade Chronicles X

The Japanese version of Wii U title Xenoblade Chronicles X features a 13-year-old girl in some of skimpiest clothes you’ve ever seen. The Western release, fortunately, will not.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 2nd 2015 at 11:07AM in News
Mid-level checkpoint feature coming to Super Mario Maker this week

Mid-level checkpoint feature coming to Super Mario Maker this week

A new update is set to arrive for Super Mario Maker this week, bringing the ability to place mid-level checkpoints and a few other notable additions.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 1st 2015 at 10:49AM in News

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Nintendo reveals new account system and customer reward program

Nintendo reveals new account system and customer reward program

A central cloud storage network will be at the heart of the new ‘Nintendo Account’ system, unveiled by the platform holder overnight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2015 at 11:18AM in News
Nintendo's first mobile app called Miitomo, due March 2016

Nintendo's first mobile app called Miitomo, due March 2016

Fans and investors alike have been left flat after Nintendo revealed its first smartphone app.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2015 at 8:58AM in News
Wii U sales slightly up as revenue increases

Wii U sales slightly up as revenue increases

Nintendo has said that it sold 1.19m Wii U consoles in the first half of its financial year ending September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2015 at 10:17AM in News
Nintendo's first smartphone game to be announced tomorrow, analyst says

Nintendo's first smartphone game to be announced tomorrow, analyst says

It seems that Nintendo could well announce its first smartphone game tomorrow.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2015 at 4:18PM in News

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Miyamoto wanted the killing removed from N64's Goldeneye

Miyamoto wanted the killing removed from N64's Goldeneye

If Nintendo had had its way, James Bond would have killed none of his enemies in the hugely successful Goldeneye on N64.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2015 at 10:55AM in News
Some US Wii U owners left stumped by Project Zero

Some US Wii U owners left stumped by Project Zero

The digital-only release of Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (known as Project Zero in the UK) in the US has left some unable to play the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2015 at 11:54AM in News
Nintendo reveals Yo-Kai Watch 2DS bundle

Nintendo reveals Yo-Kai Watch 2DS bundle

Nintendo has revealed a new Yo-Kai Watch-themed 2DS bundle set to arrive in North America next month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 23rd 2015 at 6:38AM in News
Soon you'll be able to stuff a Pikachu at Build-A-Bear stores

Soon you'll be able to stuff a Pikachu at Build-A-Bear stores

The Pokemon Company has announced that its mascot Pikachu will be added to the licensed collection of toys available at Build-A-bear Workshop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 21st 2015 at 12:25PM in News

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Project Zero Wii U's skimpy costumes are gone for its Western release

Project Zero Wii U's skimpy costumes are gone for its Western release

The European and American versions of Wii U horror game Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water will have a big visual difference compared to the original Japanese release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 20th 2015 at 1:16PM in News
Nintendo begins sending NX development kit to devs

Nintendo begins sending NX development kit to devs

The first software development kits for Nintendo’s new NX console have been sent out to development partners.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2015 at 2:25PM in News
Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam Bros joins Nintendo's 3DS line-up for December 2015

Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam Bros joins Nintendo's 3DS line-up for December 2015

The fifth Mario role-playing game is coming to the UK earlier than you might have expected.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 16th 2015 at 9:08AM in News
Nintendo, Pokemon Company and Google invest in Niantic Labs

Nintendo, Pokemon Company and Google invest in Niantic Labs

Pokemon Go developer Niantic Labs has received investment from a trio of companies.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2015 at 2:48PM in News
Nintendo's mobile plans to be announced 'soon'

Nintendo's mobile plans to be announced 'soon'

It looks like Nintendo’s long-awaited foray into the mobile sector is still on track for the end of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2015 at 11:58AM in News
Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD remaster uncovered on Wii U

Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD remaster uncovered on Wii U

Following in the footsteps of Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask and Wind Waker, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess could be set for a revamp.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 14th 2015 at 9:46AM in News
Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash hits Wii U this November

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash hits Wii U this November

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash will launch next month for Wii U, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 7th 2015 at 5:50PM in News
Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon Wii U Premium bundle due out this month, costs £240

Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon Wii U Premium bundle due out this month, costs £240

A new Wii U SKU will include two of the platform’s most popular multiplayer games.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 7th 2015 at 10:18AM in News
Super Mario Maker sells over 1m copies worldwide

Super Mario Maker sells over 1m copies worldwide

Super Mario Maker has sold more than 1m units worldwide in its first three weeks available, Nintendo has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 30th 2015 at 8:04PM in News