Nintendo News


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 ..."

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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

Nintendo NX survey points at 900p resolution, achievements, 4K video streaming, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jan 20, 2016 7:27am PST

A new survey has hinted at the possible specs for the Nintendo NX as well as a plethora of new information.


"They totally didn't. :( I'm sure a smaller number does though. "

- DinK see all 138 comments

We're Getting A Project X Zone 2 Demo Next Week

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 19, 2016 6:15pm PST

More characters than you can shake a stick at. 


"Yay! I love this game. I should still finish the first one. So fun! "

- badkitty64 see all 2 comments

Bravely Second: End Layer Collector's Edition Announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 19, 2016 4:55pm PST

A soundtrack and art book coming for the 3DS RPG, plus details on a unique pre-release demo.


"Overall the game was really repetitive and way too long. Also I hate how there were so many jobs ..."

- waxthirteen see all 8 comments

Fire Emblem Fates Getting Special Edition 3DS, Map Pack DLC

By Steve Watts, Jan 19, 2016 4:45pm PST

Nintendo has announced a special white-and-black edition of the 3DS to launch alongside Fire Emblem Fates--but it doesn't include the game!


"It almost seems like it could be TOO MUCH Fire Emblem. Like, I'd love to see all three stories, ..."

- SporkyReeve see all 3 comments