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Nintendo To Announce New Way to Play With Power Later Today

By Blake Morse , Jan 17, 2018 11:35am PST

I've got my fingers crossed for a Virtual Boy 2 announcement. 


"Nintendo Pixelbits. Little LEGO style sets of blocks you use to build 8-bit style characters, ..."

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Nintendo Adds Three Classic 3DS Games To Selects Library

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 16, 2018 2:00pm PST

Players can now grab three of the most highly-rated 3DS games at a budget-friendly price.


"Why isn't the Ultimate Remix on Switch?! I was ready with my wallet."

- Madwacker see all 3 comments

F-Zero X Mute City Level Recreated in Unreal Engine 4

By Asif Khan, Jan 16, 2018 12:00pm PST

This may be the closest F-Zero fans will get to an actual HD remaster of the classic N64 racing game.


"I guess the background city looks alright, but the actual vehicle and track look pretty bad"

- rick see all 6 comments

Netflix Deletes Tweet Stating There Are 'No Plans' For Nintendo Switch App

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 15, 2018 1:30pm PST

Switch players shouldn't be expecting a Netflix app any time soon.


"what exactly will be compromised in the Switch experience by there being an icon in the store ..."

- derelict515 see all 9 comments

The Cartridge Family 021 - Nintendo Direct Mini, Panzer Dragoon Orta, Zendocon Drinking Game

By Joe Stasio, Jan 15, 2018 3:00am PST

Nintendo Direct Mini, oh my!


Modojo Rewind: A Big Week For Nintendo Fans

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 12, 2018 5:20pm PST

The newest installment of the Modojo Rewind takes a look at some sly, surprising reveals for the Nintendo Switch and new mobile content.


Nintendo Still Doesn't Think VR Has Mainstream Appeal

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 12, 2018 3:20pm PST

The company apparently isn't too fond of 4K, either.


"I remember this: ..."

- CyCo_PL see all 7 comments

Detective Pikachu Is On The Case On Nintendo 3DS This March

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 12, 2018 7:45am PST

Investigate a missing persons case with the cutest detective around. 


"I wonder if this will be any good, and I hope if there is voice acting that they keep it with ..."

- one random winner see all 2 comments

Nintendo Direct Mini 1-11-18 Recap: Switch Gets Dark Souls and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 11, 2018 10:00am PST

Were you taken by surprise by a Nintendo Direct Mini on Thursday morning? No worries, because Shacknews is here to recap the whole thing.


"so much great stuff. especially if you missed out on the wii u and 3ds titles."

- EvilDolemite see all 6 comments

Prepare To Die On The Go, Dark Souls: Remastered Heads To Switch

By Charles Singletary, Jan 11, 2018 9:15am PST

The wave of high-profile third-party games coming to Switch continues with the debut of the beloved Souls series on the hybrid console. 


"Yeah, just saw. I've been in the trenches all day and missed a ton of stuff!"

- reelbk see all 6 comments

Nintendo Files $40 Million Lawsuit Against Mobile Developer Colopl

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 10, 2018 3:10pm PST

The gaming giant has claimed that the developer has infringed on a number of company patents.


"Nintendo of the 80/90's image/conduct was the caricature of japanese business sharks. One of the ..."

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Even As Switch Sales Skyrocket NIntendo Is Committed To The 3DS

By Blake Morse , Jan 10, 2018 2:00pm PST

Just because the Switch has been a success doesn't mean they're giving up on their iconic handheld.


Nintendo Celebrates The New Year With Nindie Sale

By Charles Singletary, Jan 09, 2018 2:20pm PST

Indie gaming has powered the Nintendo Switch into the upper echelon of software performance and here's your chance to grab a few you may have missed.


Modojo Rewind: Kicking Off The New Year

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 05, 2018 5:00pm PST

The latest edition of the Modojo Rewind examines Shack's game of the year 2017 choices as well as a few promising starts to 2018.


Rumor: Nintendo May Re-Release Zelda: Link Between Worlds For Switch

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 05, 2018 3:20pm PST

Nintendo has been contacting journalists for pull quotes regarding the 3DS title, prompting rumors of a Switch re-release.


"this - i never completed the Metroid Prime series. that would be amazing"

- johnhead see all 37 comments