Nintendo News


Punch-Out!! now available for half price in Wii U eShop

By Daniel Perez, Jan 23, 2015 7:30am PST

Punch-Out!! has entered the Wii U eShop this week, and if you want to pick it up for half its retail price, you better act quickly.


"I've had Metroid on my Amazon Wish List for years, but it was never at an affordable price. ..."

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New Nintendo 3DS XL available to try at PAX South

By Daniel Perez, Jan 20, 2015 12:00pm PST

Nintendo is bringing its New Nintendo 3DS XL and a few games to the PAX South party this week.


Club Nintendo shutting its doors later this year

By Daniel Perez, Jan 20, 2015 6:35am PST

Nintendo of America has announced Club Nintendo will be no more later this year, so start cashing in your Coins!


"So good that they are finally ending it and thinking of something new globally. It was so ..."

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Opinion: Reasons to hesitate on the New Nintendo 3DS XL

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 16, 2015 11:00am PST

Nintendo generated some excitement with the announcement of the New Nintendo 3DS XL, but here are some things to consider before anyone puts in any pre-orders.


"I'm not sure why we would expect much better performance on this model. They didn't increase ..."

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Everything From Today's Nintendo Direct

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2015 8:00am PST

Today's Nintendo Direct was a doozy, with news ranging from new handheld hardware to several release dates, new Amiibo figurines, and plenty of downloadable content. Here's a wrap-up of all the high points.


"I bought the disc version for $50 on eBay a year ago. Well worth the money!"

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Mario vs Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars available as cross-buy offer

By Steven Wong, Jan 14, 2015 7:50am PST

Mario vs Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars releases in March, and will be Nintendo's first cross-buy offer.


"This sounds pretty fucking fantastic. Shit like this really makes me want to get a new 3DS"

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Splatoon brings customizable chaos to Wii U this May

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2015 7:46am PST

Splatoon has a new release date window as well as some new details regarding its central hub and customization options.


"Nintendo are doing much more for this title than I ever thought they would. I originally ..."

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate 3DS XL Bundle on The Way; New Features and a Demo

By Steven Wong, Jan 14, 2015 7:30am PST

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will be the first game to be bundled with the new 3DS XL, with a stylized look, and gameplay feature updates that makes use of the new hardware.


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Kirby and the Rainbow Curse floats onto Wii U on Feb. 20 with Amiibo support

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2015 7:25am PST

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse will soon be upon us and will also offer support for select Amiibo figures.


Code Name STEAM coming on March 13

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2015 7:10am PST

Code Name: STEAM is releasing in March, and is bringing some Fire Emblem characters along for the ride.


"This is the new game from the people that made Advance Wars right? I'm excited!"

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Hyrule Warriors Will Soon Get Tingle and Young Link

By Steven Wong, Jan 14, 2015 7:00am PST

Tingle and Young Link are coming to Hyrule Warriors through the Majora's Mask Pack.


Majora's Mask 3D getting a February release with New Nintendo 3DS XL bundle

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2015 7:00am PST

The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D finally has a release date and it'll be bundled with a custom New Nintendo 3DS XL.


"I hate nintendo's marketing strategy the "new" 3ds. going to confuse so many parents just like ..."

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New Nintendo 3DS confirmed for North America release

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2015 6:31am PST

The new Nintendo 3DS has finally been confirmed for North American release. Read all about it here!


"Not the non-XL one. Thanks Nintendo. I'm guessing they want to sell all 3, and think they'll ..."

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New Amiibo and Mario Party 10 Arriving This Spring

By Steven Wong, Jan 14, 2015 6:30am PST

Nintendo has announced new Amiibo lineups to coincide with the release of Mario Party 10 this spring.


Nintendo Wii U offering digital Wii games starting today

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2015 6:25am PST

No need to pile up your Wii games as Nintendo has announced digital versions of select games will be made available on the Wii U eShop.


"First time I've heard about this Punch-Out game! Super Punch-Out on the SNES was one of my ..."

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