Nintendo News


The Nintendo Switch: One Year Later

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2018 7:00am PST

One year ago today, Nintendo released its latest console. Shacknews reflects on what a wild year it's been, while also looking ahead to what's next.


"Mine is collecting dust where my wii u used to collect dust. Maybe I'm getting old, but the ..."

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Modojo Rewind: Knowing Is Half The Battle

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 02, 2018 4:30pm PST

This week's Modojo Rewind examines some keen features of the iPhone X as well as some unfortunate drama concerning Nintendo and NIS America websites.


"FFXV Pocket is so cool but man playing the game again for 30 hours on a phone is tough sell. "

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Most Anticipated Nintendo 3DS Games of 2018

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 02, 2018 1:50pm PST

We discuss some of the most anticipated Nintendo 3DS games we're excited about playing in 2018.


"Hadn't heard of The Alliance Alive, aesthetically it looks a toooooooooooooooooon like Bravely ..."

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Subsurface Circular Review: Hi-Tek Detective

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 01, 2018 1:00pm PST

The future is text-based in the Switch port of Subsurface Circular. Is it a trek worth making? Our review.


Nintendo Removes User Review System Days After Going Live, Please Understand

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 28, 2018 1:40pm PST

Well that didn't take long.


"I thought they were doing that, like you had to have at least 2 hours in the game in order to ..."

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Kirby Star Allies Gameplay Makes Friends to Fight Whispy Woods & King Dedede

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 28, 2018 10:30am PST

Kirby is making all kinds of new friends in Kirby Star Allies, but he's also got a lot of enemies. Shacknews takes a look at a few of them in these exclusive clips.


Read Only Memories: Type M and 2064: Read Only Memories Bring Cyberpunk to Switch and Mobile

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 27, 2018 7:00pm PST

Take your Snatcher-influenced adventure game on the go with you. 


Players Can Now Review Switch Games On The Nintendo Website

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 26, 2018 3:20pm PST

For better or worse, players can now make their voices heard through Nintendo's own official website.


Nate From Nintendo Wins 2018 DICE Awards

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 10:00pm PST

Other games won awards at the 2018 DICE Awards, but Nate from Nintendo really was the big winner.


"5 years from now, someone is going to run into this article and think he somehow won 2,018 ..."

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Detective Pikachu Gets Ready to Crack the Case in This Brand New Trailer

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 5:55pm PST

The great Detective Pikachu hype train is about to leave the station.


Nab Legendary Pokemon Heatran and Regigigas Codes This March

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 22, 2018 3:30pm PST

Two more Legendary Pokemon are up for grabs for members of the Pokemon Trainer Club. 


Super Smash Bros. May Be Headed To Switch This Year

By Blake Morse , Feb 21, 2018 12:13pm PST

Will Nintendo be hooking fans up with a new iteration of their flagship fighter this year?


"Fuck Konami for oh so many things but this one seriously takes the fucking cake."

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Game Trader: 4 Ways For Nintendo To Make Their Stock More Shareholder Friendly

By Asif Khan, Feb 21, 2018 10:30am PST

Nintendo's stock is on a tear over the past year, but there are some structural issues with the shares that need to be addressed to make the company more appealing to large and small shareholders in the U.S. and Japan.


"With vanguard it will let you get all the way through setting up your limit order, but the when ..."

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Breath of the Wild for Nintendo Switch is $45 at Walmart and Amazon Right Now

By Charles Singletary, Feb 21, 2018 10:15am PST

If you don't already own our 2017 Game of the Year winner, now's your chance to get a solid deal.


Rumor: Diablo III Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Feb 20, 2018 11:45am PST

The rumored development includes a local co-op option for Switch users.


"I got the PS4 version a couple years ago and eh... I couldn't get into it. I played Diablo 3 ..."

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