Nintendo News


Bravely Second: End Layer demo coming to Nintendo eShop next week

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 2:36pm PST

Dying to be bossed around by Agnes Oblige? Now you can in next week's demo!


"I think I need to buy a new 3ds now. Between this and the new fire emblem. "

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Paper Mario Color Splash adds much needed colors to Prism Island in 2016

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 2:24pm PST

You're looking a little pale. Let's add some color!


Splatoon will receive additional updates as early as next week

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 2:15pm PST

Inklings need apply!


StarFox Zero and StarFox Guard Coming To Shelves April 22

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 2:14pm PST

Get ready for more StarFox!


"If they switch to x86 like ps4 and xb1 then they could always do what they did with the wii, ..."

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Monster Hunter Generations trademark leaks

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 6:50am PST

We're just a few hours away from a new Nintendo Direct, but it seems like one of its surprises may have been leaked ahead of time.


"It's probably just that Monster Hunter X was renamed for the western market for some reason. a ..."

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Watch the Nintendo Direct livestream right here beginning at 2 PM PT

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 5:20am PST

No NX or mobile news, just Wii U and 3DS. 


"Sure, but the question is whether or not those features are worth a $200 upgrade, especially ..."

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Get Ready For Another Nintendo Direct This Week

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 02, 2016 6:15am PST

No new NX or mobile news to come. 


The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Review: Cry Wolf

By Steve Watts, Mar 01, 2016 6:00am PST

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD brings yet another of the modern 3D Zelda games into the HD era with improved visuals and gameplay tweaks. But does Link's darkest adventure hold up? Our review.


"Let me know when they remaster a game I actually want to play, like Link to the Past"

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PSA: Celebi is now available for Pokemon X, Y, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire for a limited time

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 29, 2016 5:27pm PST

Legendary Pokemon #251 from the Pokemon Gold/Silver generation is available now in the current generation of Pokemon games, as part of the series' continuing 20th anniversary celebration.


Nintendo Lowers Its Annual Profit Outlook In Response To Weak Sales

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 27, 2016 11:50am PST

Could we see an upswing when the NX finally makes its debut?


"Found the answer myself. Their year ending is March 2016. So, no this adjusted forecast does ..."

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Drew Barrymore Is Having A Pokemon Party and Didn't Invite Me

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 26, 2016 3:20pm PST

I guess we're no longer BFFs, Drew. 


"Almost feels like you're channeling our dear, departed Alice here. "

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Pokemon: Five of the Biggest Differences Between Red/Blue/Yellow and Today's Generation

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2016 12:30pm PST

Nostalgia can be a great thing, as many Pokemon players will discover tomorrow when Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow hit Nintendo 3DS. But not everything is best left in the past. Today, Shacknews looks at five of the biggest differences from the first generation of Pokemon to ...


Fire Emblem Fates gets its first paid DLC today for $2.49 each

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 12:45pm PST

Want to go to the beach or earn experience points? That's what these two paid DLC maps offer.


Pokémon Moon and Sun trademarks leaked

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 6:47am PST

Expect to hear more about Pokémon Moon and Sun during Nintendo Direct tomorrow.


Nintendo 3DS price drop rumored for holiday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 24, 2016 8:02am PST

The Nintendo 3DS is looking to have a noteable year, so could a price drop be in its future?


"Because we need to talk about something else besides DozIR_ beating a video game."

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