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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.


Super Smash Bros. community rounds up 1.1.4 patch notes

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 03, 2016 8:25pm PST

Bayonetta and Corrin have heralded a new update for Super Smash Bros. and, once again, Nintendo has not included patch notes. For one last time, the community is doing the heavy lifting and rounding up the patch notes on its own.


"I wish they had a DLC package for just the add on characters. Don't care about stages or Mii ..."

- pigvomit see all 4 comments

PSA: Bayonetta and Corrin officially wrap up Super Smash Bros. DLC at 6:30PM PT tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 03, 2016 4:15pm PST

After nearly 15 months, it's over. The Super Smash Bros. DLC train will end with Bayonetta and Corrin tonight.


You May Never See Nintendo's Healthcare Platform Come To Life

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 03, 2016 2:35pm PST

Maybe we will, maybe we won't. 


"I think this is the new canon laughter: https://youtu.be/N1uIIY2glaY?t=12"

- swimteampie see all 10 comments

Nintendo's first mobile app coming in March, along with new rewards program

By Steve Watts, Feb 03, 2016 5:35am PST

Nintendo has outlined the launch plans for its first mobile app, the social interaction platform called Miitomo.


"I realize what I'm about to say. My Nintendo sounds generic compared to Club Nintendo. :\"

- j0nchan see all 9 comments

Nintendo profits continue to dwindle as it relies heavily on first-party support

By Daniel Perez, Feb 02, 2016 1:40pm PST

The Nintendo NX can't come soon enough.


"Where does this attitude even come from? I remember playing games on the shittiest of equipment ..."

- Halen see all 28 comments

Mew, the original Legendary Pokemon, flies into GameStop today

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 02, 2016 10:22am PST

As part of its ongoing 20th anniversary, The Pokemon Company is sending Mew into GameStop for anyone that owns any of the current generation Pokemon games.


Nintendo sells over 20 million amiibo, 21.5 million amiibo cards

By Daniel Perez, Feb 02, 2016 7:26am PST

We knew amiibo were popular, but no one thought it'd be this popular.


Pokken Tournament burns bright with Chandelure

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 31, 2016 5:36pm PST

The strangest entry into Pokken Tournament so far has been confirmed by creator Katsuhiro Harada, as the chandelier-shaped Chandelure steps into the arena.


Super Smash Bros. completes its roster with Bayonetta and Corrin next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2016 9:32pm PST

Nintendo was offering a vague February release date for Bayonetta and Corrin's Smash Bros. debuts up to this point. But now there looks to be a solid release date in place and it looks to be next week!


The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD trailer takes a trip into the past

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2016 9:25pm PST

Unfamiliar with the story of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess? Or just need a refresher? Nintendo's latest trailer will have what you need.


"I brought this up when it was announced, and I think what came out of it was that this is based ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 12 comments

Detective Pikachu opens his 3DS investigation in Japan next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 26, 2016 10:16am PST

It sounded too strange to be true, but Detective Pikachu is indeed a reality and he'll make his debut in Japan next week.


"They even open with music similar to the new Sherlock series, adorable."

- RaptorII see all 6 comments

Splatoon gets its final new map today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 21, 2016 12:07pm PST

The map train has reached the end of the line with today's Splatoon update.


Nintendo Rolling Out New amiibo and Game Functionality This Year

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 21, 2016 6:20am PST

This new Wolf Link amiibo will have you howling for more. More amiibo.


Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam review: Origami Rocks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 20, 2016 10:00am PST

Consistency in comedy is hard, especially in video games, but Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam still manages to tickle the funny bone with this crossover tale of two different corners of the Mario multiverse, even if the RPG gameplay itself feels like it's been Xeroxed.


"Really? I liked it a lot. Maybe because I hadn't played the others in the series. "

- Schnapple see all 8 comments