Nintendo News


SpongeBob Squarepants featured in Splatoon's next Splatfest

By Daniel Perez, Apr 14, 2016 7:08am PDT

Are you ready, kids? I can't hear you!


Nintendo's Miitomo achieves 4M active users; earns over $280k per week

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2016 12:40pm PDT

Now if only anyone had anything worth sharing on Miitomo.


"Ditto, once I've earned enough for Zelda picross I'm probably done."

- one random winner see all 23 comments

Yummy Mart celebrates Pokemon's 20th anniversary with special lingerie line

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2016 8:10am PDT

Taking a Pikachu at this line will definitely make you Squirtle.


"The Pikachu bra and panties shown are fake and not for sale, wife disappointed."

- classicfork see all 14 comments

Trust Your Instincts: A Star Fox Timeline

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 08, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Star Fox Zero's arrival on Wii U in just a few days will mark the first new entry to the series in a full decade. Today, Shacknews is taking a look back at Fox McCloud's 23-year history.


"Minor spoiler, but that ALMOST happened in Star Fox Assault. In fact, Peppy kamikaze'd the Great ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 5 comments

Miitomo: Nintendo's Awkward Mobile Debut

By Cassidee Moser, Apr 07, 2016 11:30am PDT

Nintendo's mobile debut is a quirky social experiment, but probably not the best initial step into the mobile platform.


"Sorry to go all editor on you, but you have a typo in this. It's spelled "Mister." Oh. Oh ..."

- SporkyReeve see all 9 comments

Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Dave & Buster's Arcade

By Shack Staff, Apr 06, 2016 5:45pm PDT

Asif joins Greg on a very special episode at Dave & Buster's Arcade.


"i wonder if you wore a gopro if it would have been easier for you guys to take footage. tbh i'm ..."

- dantastic see all 15 comments

New Bravely Second: End Layer gameplay trailer offers an overview of features

By Daniel Perez, Apr 05, 2016 9:46am PDT

Story, battle system, job system, and dual langauges. This trailer has it all!


"Looks good but still no 3ds, but I am setsuna is coming for PC!"

- bolneze see all 2 comments

Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Luigi's Mansion Arcade

By Shack Staff, Mar 30, 2016 5:00pm PDT

It will always be the Year of Luigi in our hearts.


"Greg, love the arcade reviews... Would have loved to see more about the game itself and see what ..."

- kurtfan see all 7 comments

Nintendo updating Wii U and 3DS eShops to support remote downloads

By Daniel Perez, Mar 29, 2016 8:30am PDT

Miitomo isn't the only thing Nintendo is launching this week.


"Talk to me when they decide to get their collective heads out of their asses and support ..."

- ragingdwarf see all 4 comments

Nintendo's Miitomo launches on March 31

By Daniel Perez, Mar 29, 2016 6:57am PDT

Miitomo is coming, and soon, you'll know all of your friends' dirty little secrets.


"eh, this has been out for about two weeks? ..."

- daggot see all 4 comments

Pokemon GO first details, screenshots revealed

By Steve Watts, Mar 24, 2016 7:50am PDT

Gotta catch 'em all? Go check out some landmarks.


"The reply makes no sense. Haxim: I'm not urban, don't care Tmwtb: uh, you can totally play this ..."

- anhero see all 15 comments

Another Nintendo NX controller leak has surfaced

By Daniel Perez, Mar 23, 2016 11:05am PDT

It sure looks similar to last week's leak, doesn't it?


"You know Nintendo hardware will not be supported by 3rd parties, so they have to accept they're ..."

- disembodied potato see all 31 comments

Wii U console production won't end in 2016, according to Nintendo

By Daniel Perez, Mar 23, 2016 9:30am PDT

Who do you believe? NIntendo or Nikkei?


"Is Kotaku doing their own translation on this? The quote on their site says “From the next ..."

- daggot see all 2 comments

Nintendo Wii U production will reportedly end in 2016

By Daniel Perez, Mar 22, 2016 11:52am PDT

Out with the old and in with the NX?


"It is. Nintendo uses its old library as a selling point a lot. "

- Firefly1985 see all 18 comments

Nintendo confirms Bravely Second has been modified for its worldwide release

By Daniel Perez, Mar 22, 2016 7:35am PDT

No amount of Catmancer could fix how depressing the original Bravely Second was.


"I played out one of these side quests and the aftermath is a pretty big downer. (Because ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 6 comments