GameCube News


Take Super Smash Bros. 3DS to a new level with this GameCube controller mod

By Daniel Perez, Oct 06, 2014 7:30am PDT

A mod for the Nintendo 3DS allows for the use of a GameCube controller. This will most likely be something Super Smash Bros. players will be very interested in.


Super Smash Bros. Wii U game and controller bundle spotted on Amazon

By Daniel Perez, Sep 26, 2014 11:00am PDT

A new bundle that includes a copy of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U along with a GameCube controller and adapter has been spotted on Amazon.


"It still seems odd. Low latency wireless technology exists. "

- Peanut Fox see all 22 comments

Zelda producer explains why fans came to accept Toon Link

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 14, 2013 9:00am PDT

Nintendo earned a lot of flak when it introduced Toon Link to the world. However, minus a few holdouts, fans have come to accept the character in...


"Announce that the Wii U zelda will be Wind Waker style! Do it NOW!"

- eyetyrant248 see all 24 comments

Nintendo's hidden Smash Bros Melee message that no one will see

By Steve Watts, Sep 16, 2013 11:00am PDT

Nintendo's Treehouse translation team talks about why they leave Easter eggs in their work, including one message in Smash Bros Melee that's almost impossible to achieve.


""It was largely unexciting," said Treehouse's Nate Bihldorff, who worked on the Mario & Luigi ..."

- Chrrs see all 8 comments

Nintendo of America blocks Smash Bros from Evo 2013 stream [Update: reversed!]

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 09, 2013 3:30pm PDT

Nintendo's war on its fans continues.


"It's such a joke that this was even an issue to begin with. Nintendo's legal department needs a ..."

- dpgagnon see all 45 comments

Shacknews remembers the GameCube

By Shack Staff, Nov 18, 2011 12:30pm PST

Today marks the 10th anniversary of the GameCube. To celebrate, the Shacknews team decided to take a look back at our favorite GameCube moments... and there are plenty to choose from.


"As long as there is Smash Bros to play I will have a Gamecube. Playing Smash with anything ..."

- datafox see all 64 comments

Black Wii 'Holiday Bundle' coming October 23, removes GameCube support

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 11, 2011 7:00am PDT

A new Wii "Holiday Bundle" is hitting retail stores on October 23rd. The bundle includes a black Wii system, New Super Mario Bros. Wii, and an "exclusive" music CD featuring tunes from Super Mario Galaxy. It also drops backwards compatibility.


"There gonna put GC on the VC now for the WiiU that's almost a given."

- Mysssss see all 2 comments

Wii U doesn't upscale Wii games or play GameCube games

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2011 1:30pm PDT

The Wii U won't upscale original Wii games, or play GameCube games, according to Nintendo head of public relations Mark Franklin.


"well, if you look in your game settings menu you can see an option called "ps upscaler" on/off. ..."

- kiddygrinder see all 51 comments

Dance Central Gets Three New DLC Tracks Tomorrow

By Brian Leahy, Dec 20, 2010 12:00pm PST

Harmonix's Kinect-based dancing game will be getting three new songs and routines tomorrow as add-on DLC featuring music from Janet Jackson,...


'A Short Film Made From Red Dead Redemption'

By Chris Faylor, Jun 08, 2010 6:00pm PDT

If you happened to miss the broadcast premiere of "A Short Film Made From Red Dead Redemption," or you simply want to experience it again, then you're in luck--Rockstar has released the entire thir


"this is even more stupid than valve announcing they have nothing to announce..."

- sanewave see all 33 comments

Nintendo Revolution Details

By Steve Gibson, May 17, 2005 10:36am PDT

So the Nintendo press conference is going on right now as you can see on the moblog Maarten and Alec are attending the show grabbing up some more...


"Get her a chipped Xbox with some emulators and she doesnt have to wait for summer 2006 to win."

- GodZilly see all 551 comments

Metroid Prime Trailer

By Steve Gibson, May 21, 2002 5:30pm PDT

Congrats to Jack, our in-house Metroid Prime whore. Check out this trailer that just came out. For butchering a sidescroller in to a 3D FPS game,...


" Average and the cel shading doesn't compare to Robotech. I refuse to buy a gamecube for my son ..."

- BlackGangsta see all 34 comments

Tony Hawk 4 Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, May 19, 2002 9:00am PDT

A site called Newtechnix has four Tony Hawk 4 GameCube screenshots, which seem to be scanned. Looks pretty cool, and it looks like there will be...


" 3 added very little !? have u been smoking coli fl0werz!? that bia had new tricks, new ..."

- dman2kxx see all 22 comments

Zelda Delay

By Maarten Goldstein, May 18, 2002 9:48am PDT

Cube.IGN is reporting (to the general public at last, it was Insider locked for a few days) that the GameCube version of Zelda has been delayed,...


"I have a feeling this game is going to impress people a lot more than they would expect. Its ..."

- phinn see all 91 comments

More on Square & Nintendo

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 14, 2002 3:04pm PST

Gamespot has an update on the new relationship between Square and Nintendo (story). It looks like people expecting a Final Fantasy game on the...


" hes right though, no RPG's square have made since Xenogears have been worth finishing."

- Mentasm see all 13 comments