Nintendo News


The Legend of Zelda gets its own escape room experience in 'Defenders of the Triforce'

By Daniel Perez, Nov 16, 2016 6:50am PST

The Legend of Zelda's 'Defenders of the Triforce' promises to be unlike any escape room experience you've ever taken part in.


"Will there be the secret-discovered jingle when you solve a puzzle"

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Report: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild won't launch along with Nintendo Switch

By Daniel Perez, Nov 15, 2016 6:42am PST

The next Legend of Zelda title was expected to launch in March 2017 along with the Switch, but a new report claims that's no longer the case.


"Bye WiiU. I kept you around because I was waiting on Zelda. I had fun times."

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Super Mario Run release date, unlock price announced

By Steve Watts, Nov 15, 2016 6:25am PST

The wait is almost over for Mario on your mobile devices.


"Yeah, you can pay a little more if you nickle and dime it, or less if you buy a couple of large ..."

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NES Classic Edition Review: Tiny Time Capsule

By Steve Watts, Nov 14, 2016 1:00pm PST

The NES Classic Edition has some hardware foibles that don't seem fully thought-out, but it's the library that's really the star of the show. Our review.


"Yeah, the NES games on the original Wii's VC are darkened to simulate how they looked with scan ..."

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2016 Nintendo Holiday Gift Guide

By Cassidee Moser, Nov 12, 2016 8:00am PST

Your guide to all the coolest presents to get any Nintendo fan this holiday season. 


NES Mini is in short supply; Nintendo responds to angry fans

By John Keefer, Nov 11, 2016 9:51am PST

It's an uncharacteristic move for the publisher, which means complaints must be REALLY bad.


"I'm tempted to start selling my own knockoffs with a Raspberry Pi and a NES shaped case."

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Nintendo confirms Wii U production is coming to an end

By Daniel Perez, Nov 10, 2016 6:26am PST

After several reports, and then denying those very reports, Nintendo has confirmed it is ending the production of the Wii U soon.


"There's no need to cut the price if it's still moving. Systems do sell even if the replacement ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: F-Zero AX

By Greg Burke, Nov 09, 2016 4:20pm PST

Show us your moves, Greg!


"Awesome, this game owns I had it on the Game Cube(F-Zero GX), it is my favorite of the series. ..."

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New Nintendo 3DS price drops to below $100 for Black Friday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Nov 07, 2016 8:56am PST

Shopping for a New Nintendo 3DS this holiday season but can only spend $100? Then Nintendo has your back this Black Friday.


"Nah, the new 3DS has pretty great 3D in either form factor. That new eye tracking works wonders."

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Pokemon Sun and Moon leaks on Reddit, 4chan, and more

By Daniel Perez, Nov 07, 2016 6:47am PST

Pokemon Sun and Moon is out in the wild, and as you'd expect, the leaks are out there.


"Yes - I wrote what was leaked as well as linked to the screenshots. To give you the light ..."

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NES Classic Edition gets wireless controller and extension cable from Nyko

By Daniel Perez, Nov 03, 2016 8:38am PDT

Want to play the NES Classic Edition at a comfortable distance from your screen? These accessories from Nyko will certainly help.


Dragon Quest VIII launches on 3DS on January 20 with new characters and features

By Daniel Perez, Nov 03, 2016 7:55am PDT

Nintendo and Square Enix have put a lot into this re-release, which includes two new characters, more side missions, and new features.


"GAH. If they woulda done this for a Switch launch title, I mighta been triggered."

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Animal Crossing: New Leaf welcomes amiibo support starting today

By Daniel Perez, Nov 02, 2016 8:25am PDT

A huge update to Animal Crossing: New Leaf has been released, and with it, we can expect support for amiibo scanning, new areas, new furniture, and more.


Nintendo denies reports of Wii U production ending this week

By Daniel Perez, Nov 02, 2016 6:31am PDT

According to Nintendo, 'there is no change' the production of the Wii U.


"Not sure, but my guess is that they've already made 99% of the money they'll every make from the ..."

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Report: Nintendo Wii U production ending this week

By Daniel Perez, Nov 01, 2016 7:51am PDT

Another report has come out claiming Nintendo will be ending the production of its Wii U prior to the launch of the Nintendo Switch.


"Yeah I was considering selling my PS4 but I'll keep it for Horizon Zero Dawn, God of War and ..."

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