Nintendo News


Fire Emblem Fates gets its first paid DLC today for $2.49 each

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 12:45pm PST

Want to go to the beach or earn experience points? That's what these two paid DLC maps offer.


Pokémon Moon and Sun trademarks leaked

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 6:47am PST

Expect to hear more about Pokémon Moon and Sun during Nintendo Direct tomorrow.


Nintendo 3DS price drop rumored for holiday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 24, 2016 8:02am PST

The Nintendo 3DS is looking to have a noteable year, so could a price drop be in its future?


"Because we need to talk about something else besides DozIR_ beating a video game."

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Fire Emblem Fates Conquest and Birthright sell 300k copies during launch weekend

By Daniel Perez, Feb 24, 2016 6:53am PST

The question is: which game sold more copies, Birthright or Conquest?


"Yeah, I get that. I'm willing to give them a pass because Nintendo and I love FE. "

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Get Ready For An All-Pokemon Nintendo Direct Later This Week

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 24, 2016 6:45am PST

It's Pokemania all over again for the series' 20th anniversary. 


"They did a Pokemon Super Bowl ad, so maybe there is something coming soon with this franchise. ..."

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Final Score: Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright & Conquest

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 23, 2016 1:00pm PST

For those still waiting to choose a side, Shacknews has rounded up its review, along with four of the internet's best reviews for Fire Emblem Fates. But this edition of Final Score has a bit of a twist to it.


"Was enjoying it until the power connector on my 3DS I found was busted. Now it won't charge and ..."

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Nintendo NX version of Legend of Zelda rumored to release alongside Wii U version holiday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 23, 2016 9:15am PST

The Legend of Zelda Wii U and NX may be released in Holiday 2016, according to a new rumor.


"It's possible they were developed in tandem... Seems a very Nintendo thing to do, since they ..."

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Pokemon Rumble World gets retail version in April 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 19, 2016 12:28pm PST

While there's still microtransactions included, the retail version is giving players a lot of Poke Diamonds and a tool to earn more each day.


Go Lock In Your Nintendo Account Name Now - Registrations Are Open!

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 17, 2016 5:55am PST

Think of a good name. It's yours to keep. 


"But will there be a Dark Souls port to Nintendo's platform to really drive it home? "

- Toraz Chryx see all 44 comments

Loot Crate gaming subscription now on sale; ships out in April 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 16, 2016 1:22pm PST

The LEGACY Loot Gaming crate will feature items from Bethesda, Nintendo, Microsoft, and more.


Pokemon unveils artificial monster Magearna

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 14, 2016 8:00pm PST

The Pokemon Company has unveiled the next mythical Pokemon to hit the series and it is not created by nature, but by man. This is Magearna!


You Could Be Adding These Nintendo Selects To Your Collection Soon

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 13, 2016 3:30pm PST

Please, Nintendo!


Pokemon Are Rolling All Up Into Super Mario Maker

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 13, 2016 11:31am PST

You got your Pikachu in my Super Mario Maker! 


Shack Reels: Super Smash Bros. DLC Showcase on Umbra Clock Tower

By Shack Staff, Feb 04, 2016 1:00pm PST

Now that Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS has rounded out its DLC roster, let's throw them all together and see who wins!


"HAL did the first two games, every other one was made by completely different studios and ..."

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Mother 3 may be getting a Western release for its 10th anniversary

By Daniel Perez, Feb 04, 2016 7:58am PST

Westerners may finally experience the last game in the iconic Mother franchise.