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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, […]

Tower Control Coming to Splatoon Tomorrow

by Todd Blackon July 1, 2015
Splatoon is about to get another massive update, and yes, this one is free as well. The Splatoon Tumblr page has revealed that the newest Ranked Battle mode, called Tower Control, will release tomorrow at 7pm PT. “Tomorrow, on 7/1 at 7 PM PT, a new Ranked Battle will be added to the game! This […]


Pokemon Shuffle Coming To Mobile Devices

by Todd Blackon June 29, 2015
Nintendo is officially beginning their trek to mobile devices! Or at least for their games anyway. Nintendo has announced that their incredibly popular Pokemon Shuffle game will be coming to mobile devices. In case you don’t know how shuffle plays, you play “By matching three or more Pokémon, players can deal damage and whittle down […]
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Nintendo’s “Secrecy” in Regards to NX Revealed

by Todd Blackon June 27, 2015
Nintendo is a lot of things, but rarely are they too secretive. They’ll hold back information for a better time, but usually we get an inkling of what to expect from them. In regards to their upcoming new console, codenamed NX, we don’t have much at all. We do know that it’s intended to be a […]

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E3 2015: Reviewing the Big Three’s Press Conferences

by Todd Blackon June 26, 2015
And so a week has passed since the 2015 Electronic Entertainment Expo, and needless to say, a lot happened. New games were announced, titles were given release dates, and surprises were littered throughout the week. At the center of these were Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo’s E3 Press Conferences. Each had their own time to showcase what […]
Fire Emblem Fates

Fire Emblem Fates Owes Its Existence to Awakening

by Todd Blackon June 25, 2015
You would think that based on the popularity of its characters that Fire Emblem has been one of the strongest franchises in Nintendo’s lineup. But that’s not the case at all. In fact, Fire Emblem at one time didn’t even transfer over to the states. Then it slowly began to trickle over. However, the franchise rarely […]


Nintendo Knows of Fan Desire For Return of Metroid

by Todd Blackon June 24, 2015
At E3 last week, Nintendo made a bold move by revealing Metroid Prime: Federation Force, a Metroid game does not feature Samus at all. For Metroid fans, this was a slap in the face. The Metroid fanbase has been very vocal in that they want a return for the Metroid series in the vein of the […]

Hyrule Warriors Legends Began Development Due to Positive Feeback From Wii U Version

by Todd Blackon June 23, 2015
Ports are nothing new when it comes to video games. Sometimes a game starts out on one console, then moves to another after a period of time for one reason or another. During E3 (and leaked previously), Nintendo revealed that the Wii U title Hyrule Warriors, which mixed characters from the Legend of Zelda franchise […]