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Pokken Tournament trademark reignites hope for Pokemon fighting game

By Andrew Yoon, May 06, 2014 6:30am PDT

Coupled with a mysterious teaser video released at the Pokemon Game Show in Japan last year, it seems ever more likely that a Pokemon fighting game is in the works.

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Kirby Triple Deluxe review: suck it up

By Robert Workman, Apr 29, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Kirby: Triple Deluxe is an easy yet entertaining entry in the long-running platform series.

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Mario Golf: World Tour review: a solid swing

By Robert Workman, Apr 29, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Mario Golf: World Tour keeps hitting the ball for the series in the right direction.

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Super Smash Bros tournament at E3, to be playable at Best Buy

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2014 6:30am PDT

Nintendo announced today that it will be hosting a Smash Bros Invitational tournament at E3, and livestreaming it for fans. For those who want hands-on without going to Los Angeles, it will also be playable at Best Buy.

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"This is easily the smartest thing Nintendo could have done to promote the next Smash, besides ..."

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Pokemon Happy Meals coming to McDonald's

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Pokemon are invading McDonald's Happy Meals soon.

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"They should put Skylander figurines in Happy Meals to seal the fate of human kind."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 11 comments

Nintendo is not 'solely a company that makes video games,' Iwata says

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 9:30am PDT

"[Former Nintendo president Hiroshi] Yamauchi always said 'Nintendo is an entertainment company and should never be anything else', but he didn't necessarily think 'entertainment equals video games.'"

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"Eh, we'll see if this secret project does any good. While I have a lot of confidence that ..."

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King Dedede bangs the drums in Kirby Triple Deluxe trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 26, 2014 3:00pm PDT

King Dedede gets to do some drumming in one of the minigames featured in Kirby Triple Deluxe.

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Mario Golf: World Tour trailer reveals new courses

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 25, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Mario Golf: World Tour is preparing to tee off on May 2. Today, Nintendo is showing off some of the new courses that Mario and his crew will be playing on, along with some of the Nintendo-themed obstacles that'll more than likely knock your ball for a loop.

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Mario Golf: World Tour offers Nintendo's first DLC Season Pass

By Steve Watts, Apr 22, 2014 9:55am PDT

Mario Golf: World Tour will signal another step from Nintendo into the DLC, with a season pass that will grant a discount on three packs. Each pack has two courses and an extra character, and buying the season pass grants you a bonus character as well.

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NES Remix not on 3DS because of lack of 'machine power'

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 21, 2014 4:00pm PDT

NES Remix and NES Remix 2 have been pleasant additions to the Wii U digital library, so why can't the same idea be applied to mix Nintendo's classic handheld games on 3DS? Series director Koichi Hayashida explains why.

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"I thought this was a bit odd too. Especially considering there isn't a more powerful 3DS 2 for ..."

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Wii U the subject of latest Nintendo patent suit

By Steve Watts, Apr 21, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Nintendo is facing another patent lawsuit, this time from a company that claims the Wii U infringes on its patent for a "multiscreen personal computer display method apparatus."

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"I can't believe I'm actually thinking about being a patent lawyer. "

- The Grolar Bear see all 11 comments

NES Remix 2 review: better sampling

By Steve Watts, Apr 21, 2014 10:00am PDT

NES Remix 2 has a better selection of games than the first Remix, but it still feels like half of a larger whole. Our review.

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"How is the input lag? For some reason, the first game didn't quite feel the same as the actual ..."

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Sonic Boom uses CryEngine to achieve 'lush, tropical, beachy' look

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 21, 2014 9:30am PDT

Sonic Boom is yet another reboot of Sega's classic mascot. Developed by Big Red Button, the upcoming Nintendo exclusive features redesigned...

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Super Mario Bros. 3 now available on Wii U & 3DS

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 17, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Super Mario Bros 3 is now available on the Wii U and 3DS eShops for $4.99

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"i wouldn't be surprised if this became a reality in the next year or so"

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Nintendo rejected Skylanders exclusivity

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2014 9:00am PDT

In the early days of Skylanders development, Toys for Bob approached Nintendo about making it an exclusive, but Nintendo rejected the deal.

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"or the dude that cashed out his founding apple stock for like 10 grand"

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