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Platinum Games Teases The Wonderful 101 on Nintendo Switch

By Asif Khan, Jul 05, 2017 9:20pm PDT

It could be a port of the Wii U game by Platinum Games, or it could be a brand new game set in the Wonderful 101 universe. Only time will tell.


"Of course it'd have been nice if it cost less for prior owners. The value add of those ..."

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Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct Coming Thursday

By John Keefer, Jul 03, 2017 8:30am PDT

Perhaps they will unveil a new coat of paint for the game.


"The hoard mode thing is going to be the best, I can feel it. Also, more single-player mode ..."

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Modojo Rewind: Raid Battle Preparation And Other Top Tier Tips

By Kevin Tucker, Jun 30, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of your friends at Modojo.


Nintendo President on Monetization of Mobile Games - 'All depends on IP'

By Asif Khan, Jun 29, 2017 1:00pm PDT

The topic of how Nintendo plans to monetize games in the mobile market came up during the 77th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders. Kimishima-san provided some very interesting data points in his response.


Miyamoto Wants to Bring Pikmin, Star Fox, and other Nintendo Characters to Anime Video

By Asif Khan, Jun 29, 2017 11:30am PDT

The creator of Mario and countless other amazing Nintendo franchises would like to take his talents to video content production. Miyamoto-san provided details about the company's plans at the 77th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders today.


"I think he meant the shorts, if not Pikmin 4 was hinted at about a year and a half ago and most ..."

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President Kimishima Talks About Nintendo's Cash Position at Annual Shareholders Meeting

By Asif Khan, Jun 29, 2017 10:45am PDT

Many shareholders brought up the cash hoard on Nintendo's balance sheet at the 77th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, and Kimishima-san replied with some revealing answers. 


"There is a certain kind of "tourism", the same old dudes with a similar portfolio showing up to ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Donkey Kong 3

By Greg Burke, Jun 28, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke is back with another episode about a classic arcade game. 


21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2017 5:05pm PDT

Is Super Castlevania 4 a prequel, a sequel, or something else entirely? Learn the answer and 20 other secrets about the games collected in Nintendo’s Super NES Classic.


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11 Games Missing from Nintendo's SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 26, 2017 2:00pm PDT

Nintendo put together an impressive list of titles for its next miniaturized retro console, but several must-play games failed to make the cut.    


"Yes, but I meant it in the same way as why Chrono Trigger is missing. Nintendo had hit the cap ..."

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SNES Classic Supply to be 'Significantly' Higher Than NES Classic

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2017 12:10pm PDT

But don't count on finding one in the wild. Production time is still limited, and the gold rush is already starting.


"I sincerely bought it with unsure intentions. I didn't know if I wanted to keep it or not, but ..."

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Nintendo's 'SNES Classic' Announced, Includes Star Fox 2 and 20 More Games

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2017 9:15am PDT

The next in Nintendo's minature console line features a slate of 21 games, including some rarities, for $79.99.


"I feel like that machine should come with at least twice as many games if not more."

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Top 10 E3 Takeaways

By Greg Burke, Jun 23, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke is back with his top 10 takeaways from E3 2017.


"I hope so, but at this point RE2make is a big enough deal that I wager Sony's keeping it in ..."

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Nyko's Nintendo Switch Dock is Teeny-Tiny, Won't Scratch the Screen

By Steve Watts, Jun 23, 2017 12:45pm PDT

The third-party peripheral maker steps in to tend to some less-than-ideal aspects of the official dock.


"Of all of the NESes I've got and have fooled with over the years I've never run into one with a ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Radar Scope

By Greg Burke, Jun 22, 2017 6:00pm PDT

Greg Burke is back from E3 2017 to tell us all about the first arcade game that Shigeru Miyamoto helped develop for Nintendo. Radar Scope!


Everything We Know About Super Mario Odyssey

By David Craddock, Jun 22, 2017 8:30am PDT

Following Nintedo's Direct, here's everything we know about Super Mario Odyssey so far.