Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’
Super Smash Bros.

Final Fantasy VII’s Cloud Official for Super Smash Bros.

by Jeffrey Harrison November 12, 2015
Nintendo officially announced in today’s edition of Nintendo Direct that Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS will be getting a special new playable character with the classic Final Fantasy hero Cloud Strife! You can check out the video announcement of Cloud for the game in the player below. Skip ahead to 42:10 of […]

New Nintendo CEO Believes They Can Top Wii and DS Sales

by Todd Blackon October 31, 2015
Nintendo has been going through a lot of transition of sorts this year. From the reveal that they’ve teamed up with mobile company DeNA to provide new gameplay experiences featuring their legendary IP’s to mobile gamers, to the reveal of the NX, and of course the loss of now former President Satoru Iwata, the company […]

My Nintendo

Nintendo Unveils First Mobile Game and New Membership Program

by Todd Blackon October 29, 2015
Nintendo dropped numerous bits of news about their upcoming mobile games, and the new membership system that will replace Club Nintendo. First up, (as translated by the Wall Street Journal) the first mobile game from Nintendo and DeNA is called Miitomo. It will be free to play, with other additions possible via paid downloads. It […]

Nintendo Will Reveal First Mobile Game Tomorrow, Will Have Direct Before Year’s End

by Todd Blackon October 28, 2015
Nintendo dropped many details today about the recent past and the future of Nintendo. As the second quarterly report came it, it revealed many interesting tidbits about the 3DS and Wii U. But also, the company shed some light on some things we can expect in the future. For sales, while the Wii U did […]

The Legend of Zelda: Tri-Force Heroes

Director Hiromasa Shikata Talks Tri-Force Heroes

by Todd Blackon October 26, 2015
Legend of Zelda: Tri-Force Heroes, is easily one of the more bold directions the series has taken in its long run, mainly because it focuses more on co-op play than a single-player adventure. Talking with IGN,   Director Hiromasa Shikata talked about how numerous decisions were made about the gameplay through tests with gamers, such as […]

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 […]