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Nintendo Announces Planned Closure of Wii Shop Channel

By Jason Venter, Sep 29, 2017 11:23am PDT

If you have Wii Points to spend, or if there are Wii games you want to download, make sure to take action while you still can.

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"Nintendo has recently been bringing a lot of the TurboGrafx-16 stuff to Wii U (the same games ..."

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Arms 3.1 Update Goes Esports with Sparring Ring Stage

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 28, 2017 9:20pm PDT

Those looking to play Arms competitively will get a new stage just for them with Arms' new 3.1 update.

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Switch Is Leading Nintendo To Its Best Software Sales Performance Since '95

By Charles Singletary, Sep 28, 2017 3:45pm PDT

An NPD analyst notes that Nintendo is headed for an incredible milestone.

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"It's fantastic. I hate consoles and they've managed to completely hook me. I'll play docked and ..."

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Modojo Rewind: Twice The Time, Twice The News

By Kevin Tucker, Sep 22, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.

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11 Games You Would Want on a Nintendo GameCube Mini

By Shack Staff, Sep 15, 2017 4:00pm PDT

The GameCube turned 16 years old this week! To celebrate, the staff submitted their picks for 11 games they (and you) would want on a Nintendo Gamecube 'Classic' mini console.

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"Best selling GCN game of all time and it got more viewers than SF5 when they used to share ..."

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Nintendo Switch Continues To Outsell PS4 and Xbox One

By Charles Singletary, Sep 15, 2017 10:55am PDT

August saw the Switch continue a recent trend of outperforming its competition.

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Skyrim Coming To Nintendo Switch This Fall Without Mods

By Charles Singletary, Sep 14, 2017 12:55pm PDT

Another edition of the game that will not die is on the way, but there don't seem to be plans for mods in the near future.

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"Yeah, that's probably true, not sure if they'll sell as many as they'd like."

- one random winner see all 11 comments

Nintendo Direct - Full September 13 Recap

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2017 6:00pm PDT

It was a busy day for Nintendo, starting with Pokemon and ending with Super Mario Odyssey. Shacknews is here with the full recap.

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"Do you guys have a review copy of NBA 2k18 for Switch? Really curious how that port will turn ..."

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Arcade Archives Brings Classics to Switch Starting with Mario Bros

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2017 3:36pm PDT

A new series for Nintendo Switch is dedicated to bringing arcade classics to a new generation.

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"i am really hoping they bring the old Zelda games back on the switch"

- yosan see all 2 comments

Splatoon 2 Adding Kelp Dome Map, new 'Tenta Brella' weapon

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2017 3:24pm PDT

They're Mary Poppins, y'all!

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"The last episode of Made In Abyss has put me right off combat umbrellas (and a lot of other ..."

- gaplant see all 2 comments

Watch the September 13 Nintendo Direct Live Stream Here

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Get a look at the fall lineup for the Nintendo Switch and 3DS with today's Nintendo Direct by watching along with us at Shacknews.

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"Especially after their super street fighter bundle sold like half a million copies on release. ..."

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Shackcast Episode 005: The Shacknews Theater

By Asif Khan, Sep 12, 2017 9:45pm PDT

Today we reinvent podcasts.

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"I played Quake 2 as a kid and never played UT. I guess Quake by default."

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NES Classic Mini Will Return In 2018

By Charles Singletary, Sep 12, 2017 5:52am PDT

The SNES Classic Mini will also be shipped well into 2018, corroborating statements from the Nintendo of America President. 

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"I was just thinking yesterday,after watching a Nintendo related The Know video on Youtube,that ..."

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Reggie Fils-Aime Says There Will Be Plenty SNES Minis In Stock

By Charles Singletary, Sep 11, 2017 1:20pm PDT

Don't fall for all the overpriced reseller listings for the SNES Classic console. 

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"Yeah it's a bit of a shift for sure. New president making strides? "

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Nintendo Achievement System may be Coming Soon

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 11, 2017 12:55pm PDT

Two console generations after Microsoft and Sony first ushered in the idea, Nintendo may be preparing achievements and leaderboards for the Nintendo Switch.

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"The Gamestop bundles are easy to get.. in stock frequently.. but you gotta pre order and takes a ..."

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