Nintendo News


Watch Satoru Iwata's dreams become reality in this beautiful GDC tribute

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2016 12:47pm PDT

Be right back. I think I have something in my eye.


"Very beautiful. The industry needed his influence, I hope it lives on in other devs"

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Pokken Tournament review: It's Not Very Effective

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 15, 2016 6:00am PDT

Pokken Tournament entered the arena with a lot of potential, but it sadly can't live up to its lofty premise. Our review.


Star Fox Zero will include an invincible Arwing for beginners

By Daniel Perez, Mar 14, 2016 7:34am PDT

Do a barrel roll! Or don't. It really doesn't matter with this Arwing.


Pokemon Bank adds Regirock, Regice, and Registeel as incentives to join

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 11, 2016 10:05am PST

A trio of special mythical Pokemon with unique Hidden Abilities are being offered as an incentive to pick up the 3DS Pokemon Bank app. And given that you'll need it to bring Red, Blue, and Yellow Pokemon to Sun and Moon later this year, it may be worth the investment anyway.


Zelda Wii U Producer Says The Game Will Offer 'Something New'

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 10, 2016 12:45pm PST

I hope it's as different as Majora's Mask.


"Ocarina of Time's big surprise was when he traveled through time and became adult Link. ..."

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New Super Mario Maker update introduces new items, costumes, and 'Super Expert' difficulty

By Daniel Perez, Mar 09, 2016 7:50am PST

We can't even begin to imagine how hard 'Super Expert' difficulty levels will be.


"https://supermariomakerbookmark.nintendo.net/courses/25A4-0000-019E-5089 7 clears / 1410 attempts"

- the man with the briefcase see all 2 comments

Mario Kart TV will be shutting down next month

By Daniel Perez, Mar 08, 2016 8:02am PST

Don't worry. Your Luigi Death Stare videos are still safe.


Final Score: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2016 11:00am PST

It's time to discover one of Link's classic adventures in shiny high definition today. But before rolling in the mud as a wolf, check out what Shacknews and a few other critics had to say.


This Super Famicom 3DS XL is Worth Importing

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 04, 2016 8:00am PST

It's the only way.


"That is really cool. If they release one based on the grey and purple US SNES, I will definitely ..."

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Super Mario Maker hides behind Statue Mario tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2016 9:54pm PST

Hot on the heels of today's Nintendo Direct, a new Super Mario Maker event course has been uploaded and today's costume should look familiar to anyone that's played Super Mario Bros. 3.


The full 3/3 Nintendo Direct recap: Star Fox Zero, Metroid Prime damage control, and Kirby & robots

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2016 6:00pm PST

Today's Nintendo Direct offered a clearer look at Nintendo's upcoming lineup, including several games that weren't revealed prior to today. But it's a Direct that will likely be remembered for Nintendo attempting to explain the rationale behind one of its most controversial ...


"Yeah, the eye tracking for better 3D is a night and day difference for me. I went from not ..."

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Mini-Mario and Friends Marching to Wii U and 3DS

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 3:40pm PST

It's March of the Mini-Marios to a system near you!


Shake Your Booty To Rhythm Heaven Megamix, Coming to 3DS

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 3:10pm PST

It's about time. 


Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Releases Later This Year

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 2:55pm PST

Get ready to clear your plate for another tasty RPG. 


"I'd guess there's a very small chance of Dragon Quest XI getting a PC port, but probably not any ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 7 comments

Kirby Planet Robobot introduces mech combat on the 3DS on June 10

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 2:53pm PST

Kirby Planet Robobot has a lot going on, so read up on it here!