Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’

New Nendoroids Featuring Several Nintendo Characters Revealed!

by Todd Blackon July 27, 2015
If you are unsure what a Nendoroid is, don’t worry, I’ll explain. Basically, it’s an incredibly detailed figure that you can own. However, unlike other figures or statues, they actually have changeable parts, making them even more cool. Not only are they detailed, they really nail the essence of whatever character they’re embodying. The people behind the […]

Nintendo’s “Quality Of Life” Device Revealed?

by Todd Blackon July 26, 2015
Recently, over the last few years to be precise, Nintendo has focused not only on making games, but making games that help the gamer as well. This includes mind testing games like Brain Age, physical activity games like Wii Sports, Wii Fit, and more. A new initiative that came from these products was called the “Quality of […]


Masahiro Sakurai Says Goodbye to Lifelong Friend Satoru Iwata

by Todd Blackon July 24, 2015
It’s been almost two weeks since the death of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. Many are still taking the time to mourn him, which shows just how much love and respect he had earned in his life. Most fittingly, his friend and fellow developer at Hal Laboratory, Masahiro Sakurai, has penned a stirring eulogy for Iwata. Thanks to […]

Games You Might Have Missed: Code Name S.T.E.A.M.

by Todd Blackon July 14, 2015
There are times when you just can’t play every game. Sometimes, it’s a title that gets lost in the shuffle of big name titles. Or, you can only choose one game at the time, and then by the time you’re ready to get the game you didn’t before, there’s a new one you want to […]

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Satoru Iwata Has Passed Away at 55

by Todd Blackon July 12, 2015
It is with a heavy heart that I must say that Mr. Satoru Iwata, the President of Nintendo, has passed away at the age of 55. Mr. Iwata died of a growth in his bile duct. Iwata had a series of health issues recently, but it was believed that he was getting better.  It was in fact due […]

Is Devil’s Third Not Coming To The US?

by Todd Blackon July 10, 2015
For the Wii U, the need to get exclusive third party content has been a struggle, if not near impossible. At best, they would get releases alongside the Xbox One and PS4. At worst, it would release at a much later time after they were released on other platforms. It’s been a very rough ride. […]


Nintendo NFC Reader Release Date Revealed?

by Todd Blackon July 9, 2015
For the Amiibo’s, part of the appeal is that not only can you use them for your Wii U, which has a built in reader for them, but also on your 3DS, which has games that allow Amiibo support. These include titles such as Super Smash Bros., Code Name Steam, and upcoming titles like Animal […]
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Nintendo NX Will “Avoid” Issues That Plagued 3DS and Wii U

by Todd Blackon July 3, 2015
Launching a video game console or handheld is not as easy as just putting it out there to sell. You need to test the console and its features, you need to ensure the games work for it, you need to make sure you advertise, and that gamers have a reason to buy your product. For Nintendo, […]