Nintendo DSi News


Punch-Out!! Wii Due by July, Kirby Wii Still Alive

By Chris Faylor, Jan 30, 2009 8:45am PST

Tucked away within Nintendo's recent financial documents was a tentative release schedule for the next year, revealing that the forthcoming...


"I've been enjoying Super Metroid...played it soooo fucking long ago that I literally don't ..."

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Rumor: Nintendo DSi Launching in North America on April 4 for $179.99

By Nick Breckon, Jan 13, 2009 4:42pm PST

Multiple sources "close to Nintendo" have reportedly told IGN that the Nintendo DSi will launch in North America sometime in early April--with...


"Exaggerate much? An iPod Touch is $230 new and an iPhone is $199 with a service contract. I ..."

- snot3353 see all 26 comments

Nintendo DSi Sells 500,000 in Japan

By Nick Breckon, Dec 02, 2008 4:15pm PST

The next revision to the Nintendo DS handheld, the Nintendo DSi, has sold over 500,000 units in Japan so far, according to Gamasutra. The DSi...


"I've never really understood the point of such things. To me portable games are like those ..."

- Splinebastard see all 12 comments

Nintendo Opens DS Possibilities Through Trademarks

By Blake Ellison, Nov 13, 2008 5:20pm PST

Nintendo has filed for a mass of trademarks related to its DS handheld, signaling a wide variety of software that could be under contemplation at...


Nintendo Details Downloadable DSi Wario Games

By Nick Breckon, Oct 31, 2008 3:10pm PDT

Nintendo today revealed the Japanese launch titles for its handheld DSi Ware downloadable game service, including one Wario Ware title that makes...


Nintendo Wii Points Not Usable in DSi Online Store

By Chris Faylor, Oct 07, 2008 2:41pm PDT

The upcoming Nintendo DSi online store will not use the same Wii Points currency Nintendo currently uses in its online Wii Shop Channel, Siliconera...


"I hate it when businesses try to make money. Always exploiting us poor consumers."

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Nintendo Says DSi Not A Response to PSP, iPhone; Sony Reacts to Announcement

By Nick Breckon, Oct 06, 2008 3:43pm PDT

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata told Japanese outlet Nikkei that the Nintendo DSi handheld is not a direct response to Apple's iPhone or Sony's...


"I'm 32 and got one. My sister in-law is 32 and got one and my Mum is 60 and got one."

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Nintendo Wants Everyone to Own a DS

By Blake Ellison, Oct 03, 2008 11:28am PDT

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime commented on the company's strategy for shifting from its popular DS handheld to the newly announced...


"Why hasn't nintendo ever added a their own Music store to condend with Apple on their ..."

- bld see all 15 comments

Nintendo DSi and DS Lite Compared

By Blake Ellison, Oct 02, 2008 4:23pm PDT

Nintendo posted a side-by-side comparison of its new DSi with its predecessor, the DS Lite, on its Japanese website. While many changes to the...


"With less battery life and Nintendo focusing on the WIFI options of the DS (built in browser and ..."

- Sir_Shaggy see all 20 comments

Nintendo DSi Won't Hit North America Until 'Well Into' 2009, More Details Emerge

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2008 9:23am PDT

The Nintendo DSi will not arrive in North America until "well into calendar year 2009" due to strong demand for the existing DS Lite model,...


"hrm.. can't see myself getting this one.. oh well.. too bad they didn't build the mockup that ..."

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First Nintendo DSi Downloadable Games: Brain Age

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2008 9:18am PDT

Expanding on last night's unveiling of the Nintendo DSi and its downloadable games, Nintendo of America has just announced that the system's first...


The Nintendo DSi in Pictures

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2008 8:40am PDT

Following up on last night's revelation of the Nintendo DSi, Nintendo has released a few images of the camera, SD card slot, and bigger screens...


"Yeah, and less battery life. I don't care about music, the screen isn't much bigger, and they'll ..."

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Nintendo DSi Announced: Downloadable Games, $180, Coming November 1 in Japan

By Nick Breckon, Oct 01, 2008 9:52pm PDT

Nintendo today announced the Nintendo DSi, the next version of its DS handheld. The portable system will be released on November 1 in Japan for the...


"Can anybody tell me the title of theese games? It seems like they have some cool games out and i ..."

- L3GENDARYV see all 106 comments

Nintendo Unveiling New DS Tomorrow, Says MCV

By Chris Faylor, Oct 01, 2008 9:52am PDT

Following reports of a new multimedia-focused Nintendo DS, UK publication MCV claims the revised hardware will be unveiled at Nintendo's press...


"bigger screens (higher resolution hopefully?) and sd card support warrent a purchase for me. "

- deathofrats see all 10 comments

New Nintendo DS Announced: Camera, Music Playback, Wi-Fi Upgrade, Under $189

By Blake Ellison, Sep 28, 2008 4:47pm PDT

Nintendo has announced that it will release an upgraded model of its popular handheld, the Nintendo DS. Featuring a camera, music playback and more...


"it would also be cool to be able to download full DS games .... all these titles going out of ..."

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