Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’

Tatsumi Kimishima is the New President of Nintendo

by Todd Blackon September 15, 2015
It may be hard to believe, but it’s been roughly two months since the death Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. His death not only shocked the world (as we believed he was in good health), but it rocked Nintendo to its core. Iwata was the force behind many initiatives, including the upcoming console NX, which he […]

Amiibo Have Passed 7 Million In Sales In The US

by Todd Blackon September 12, 2015
Nintendo has been having some big successes recently in regards to sales of their properties. The 3DS for example has been selling really well as of late. In fact, it’s been selling 30% better in the first eight months of this year vs. last year. Then, for Splatoon, it passed the 600,000 copies sold mark […]


Nintendo Reveals New Wii U Hardware Bundle with Mario Kart 8

by Jeffrey Harrison September 8, 2015
Nintendo and Mario Kart fans who have been waiting on getting a Wii U might want to start saving up their money because Nintendo has just announced a new Wii U hardware bundle. The new bundle is pre-installed with a copy of Mario Kart 8 along with download codes for the game’s two downloadable content […]
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Nintendo Announces New Nintendo 3DS Systems Coming This Fall

by Jeffrey Harrison August 31, 2015
At this week’s GameStop Managers Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, Nintendo announced that the New Nintendo 3DS console will launch in the US as part of a special bundle next month on September 25. The bundle will feature the new hand-held system, the upcoming Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer game, two cover plates and one […]

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Nintendo Announces Release Date For Star Fox Zero and More

by Todd Blackon August 24, 2015
Nintendo has come out of nowhere today with a press release to unveil and confirm release dates for many of its big titles for both the Wii U and the 3DS later this year. Chief among these release dates is easily Star Fox Zero, which was officially unveiled at E3 this past year and given a […]

Could Nintendo Take Their Franchises to Films Again?

by Todd Blackon August 24, 2015
Video game movies have a tenuous existence in Hollywood. Either they’re decent, or they’re really bad. On the latter side, if you ask what film is the worst video game movie ever, most fans (who’ll admit seeing it) will say the Super Mario Bros. movie. Having had such bad experiences with that film, and seeing how […]


Splatoon Testfire Summer Camp Coming Soon

by Todd Blackon August 19, 2015
If you are a Wii U owner, and you haven’t gotten Splatoon yet, you might be missing out on quite a bit. The new IP from Nintendo that continues to sell and entertain gamers has gotten numerous updates since its launch in late May. Each of them are not only free, but add new content for players […]

Nintendo Explains Mobile Gaming Initiative Due to Platform’s Undeniable Popularity

by Todd Blackon August 13, 2015
Nintendo is a lot of things, one that many think is a negative is that they can be really rigid in their beliefs. One such belief was that they would never “have the need” to do mobile gaming, as their handhelds have been mega hits every single time along with consoles. However, this all changed when […]