Nintendo DSi News


Nintendo Denies Motion-Sensing DS Successor, Says New Wii Zelda Out 'When It's Perfect'

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 13, 2010 8:47am PST

Nintendo has denied that its eventual successor to the DS will feature motion-sensing and stepped back from a supposed launch frame for the new Wii...


"I think Link's Awakening counts also. Its the one handheld game that I easily consider a "true" ..."

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Report: New Wii Zelda Coming This Year, Motion Control Planned for Future Handheld

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 06, 2010 9:20am PST

An interview with Nintendo president Satoru Iwata in the Asahi Shimbun reveals that the new Legend of Zelda title for the Wii might arrive this...


"I agree with this. The end boss in WW was epic in its setting, combat, and its conclusion. It ..."

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Nintendo Touts Holiday Sales Figures

By Chris Faylor, Jan 05, 2010 3:00pm PST

Kicking off new year with self-congratulatory press release, Nintendo began today by listing off some of its accomplishments in 2009, such as its...


"I wish Nintendo appealed to me as much as they appeal to the family-fun market. Funny thing is ..."

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Nintendo Lists Early 2010 Wii and DS Releases, Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver Dated

By Chris Faylor, Dec 14, 2009 8:49am PST

As 2009 draws to a close, Nintendo is urging us to look ahead, as it today issued a list specifying some, but not all, of the games scheduled to...


"I loved the Pokemon games, even as an adult, but CHRIST they don't stray from the formula set ..."

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Nintendo Reveals DSi Black Friday Bundles

By Chris Faylor, Nov 23, 2009 11:13am PST

Just in time for the holidays, Nintendo has announced two limited edition Nintendo DSi harware bundles, each coming pre-installed with "more than...


"Yeah, but the (Much) bigger screen will be nice, and it actually hurts my gorilla hands to hold ..."

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Nintendo Unveils Large Screen Nintendo DSi

By Chris Faylor, Oct 29, 2009 8:00am PDT

Update: Nintendo has confirmed that new model will arrive in North America, where it will be known as the Nintendo DSi XL, during the first quarter...


"I'd grab one if it wasn't for that terrible, ugly color. Honestly, that thing screams ..."

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New Nintendo DSi, Wii Remote Colors Unveiled

By Chris Faylor, Sep 01, 2009 9:00am PDT

In addition to providing a release date for Wii Fit Plus, Nintendo also today revealed that new colors for the Nintendo DSi and Wii Remote are...


"If they're going to bundle MotionPlus with it, why don't they just build it in to the remotes?"

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Nintendo DSi Gets Facebook, More Piracy Protection

By Chris Faylor, Aug 03, 2009 11:08am PDT

Nintendo DSi owners in North America will soon be able to upload pictures from the handheld to social networking site Facebook, as that...


""the Assassin's Creed/Imagine: Babyz publisher". Now that's a phrase you don't see every day, lol."

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New DSiWare Titles Feature Level Creation, Uploading; DSi Facebook Photo Support Coming

By Nick Breckon, Jun 02, 2009 9:53am PDT

Nintendo today announced that the DSi will allow users to upload their photos taken with the device to Facebook this summer. The company also...


"Facebook is a cool idea. But flickr would be neat too. I'm sure a lot of people would dig ..."

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Nintendo DSi Smashes DS Lite's First Week Sales

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2009 6:29pm PDT

Nintendo has revealed that the Nintendo DSi posted far higher sales during its first week of sale than its predecessor the DS Lite managed when it...


"i did the same... and now i'm enjoying it more than my 360. (playing chrono trigger newgame+, ..."

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Sony Swipes at Nintendo DSi, Invokes 'for Kids' Burn

By Nick Breckon, Apr 06, 2009 7:02pm PDT

Following last week's launch of the Nintendo DSi, SCEA director of hardware marketing John Koller has taken the liberty of firing a few shots in...


"Just read his whole statement... [Quote] From our own first-party studios, we're launching ..."

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Downloadable DSi Launch Titles Announced

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2009 6:43am PDT

Nintendo has lifted the curtain on the first 5 titles available on the Nintendo DSi Shop downloadable software store when its new DSi handheld...


"The cameras are 640x480 resolution, that's more than double the DS' resolution and the maximum ..."

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Buy DSi Early to Score Free DSi Points

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2009 12:35pm PDT

Purchase a shiny new Nintendo DSi in the United States and connect your system to the Nintendo DSi Shop within the first six months of...


"So are there any upcoming US titles that are exclusive to or at least take advantage of the new ..."

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Nintendo DS Ships 100 Million Units

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2009 10:36am PDT

Nintendo announced today that it shipped the 100 millionth Nintendo DS unit on March 6, 2009--4 years, 3 months and 14 days after the portable...


"I think almost everyone knew that GBAS came to the end of it's road when the DS came. I know I ..."

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Nintendo DSi US Launch Date, Pricing Announced

By Chris Faylor, Feb 18, 2009 7:43am PST

Nintendo's latest revision of its portable DS hardware, the Nintendo DSi, will arrive in the United States on Sunday, April 5 for $169.99, the...


"yeah.. i was thinking they would have dropped the price of the regular lite and entered this ..."

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