All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Nintendo’

Wii U Price Cut Goes Live Sept. 20, Deluxe Set Will Retail For $300

The Wii U is in desperate need of a price cut. The $350 price tag for the Deluxe Set is just too much for the family hoping to buy a new Nintendo console this holiday season. Good thing that sweet relief is coming in just a few weeks. Nintendo announced yesterday that the Wii U Deluxe Set will have its …

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Wii U Gets A Price Cut, Game Release Dates Pushed Up

Nintendo didn’t hold a Nintendo Direct this morning, but you’d be forgiven if you thought they did. The company announced a new handheld – the Nintendo 2DS – and now it’s detailing its holiday plans for the Wii U. First and foremost, the Wii U Deluxe is finally getting a price cut. The 32GB Wii U variant launched last year …

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Nintendo Announces The Nintendo 2DS – It’s Not A Joke

The Nintendo 3DS is one of the best designed dedicated handhelds of all time. Nintendo followed it up with the Nintendo 3DS XL, and it was just as good. Now the company’s trying its hand at a new design, and it’s just hilarious. Nintendo announced today the impending launch of the Nintendo 2DS. You read that right, folks. It’s a …

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Watch This Guy Beat Ocarina Of Time In Less Than 20 Minutes

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is one of the most revered video games of all time and for good reason. It established almost all of the 3D action adventure conventions that many games still use to this day. It also has become one of the most popular titles among speed runners as of late, and those speed runners …

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Sega Shows How Co-Op Works In Sonic Lost World

During the last Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced that Wii U exclusive Sonic Lost World would feature a co-op mode for those who own both the Wii U and 3DS versions of the game. In the 3DS game, players will be able to create a small UFO that can then be transferred to the Wii U version as a second playable …

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Luigi’s Habit Of Falling Asleep Anywhere Is Starting To Get Dangerous

For three videos now, Nintendo has made light of Luigi’s apparent narcolepsy. Sure, it may be a main gameplay mechanic in Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, but it’s still a dangerous condition. The latest video advertising the game doesn’t do anything to address any health problems that Luigi may have. In the latest, and what appears to be last, video, …

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The Wonderful 101 Gets A Launch Trailer

Wii U owners are understandably excited about The Wonderful 101. Besides Pikmin 3, it’s the first real game to hit Nintendo’s struggling system since March. It doesn’t hurt that the game comes from Platinum Games and Hideki Kamiya – creator of titles like Bayonetta and Viewtiful Joe. Gamers in the U.S. will have to wait until September 15 to get …

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The Wonderful 101 Gets Its Own Nintendo Direct

During the last Nintendo Direct on Wednesday, the company announced that it would be holding another Direct on Friday that focused exclusively on The Wonderful 101. The upcoming Wii U exclusive from Platinum Games has had a lot of people talking, and Nintendo spent 20 minutes discussing what is one of the most anticipated Wii U titles of the year. …

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Mario & Luigi Embrace Their Italian Heritage In The Latest Dream Team Trailer

If you frequent Internet culture, you would know that Luigi is a pretty big fan of spaghetti. Nintendo has downplayed Mario and Luigi’s Italian heritage in recent years, but it’s making a comeback in the latest ads for Mario & Luigi: Dream Team. In the latest adventure, Mario and Luigi are cooking up some spaghetti at a resort. The big …

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Nintendo Sues Hackyourconsole.com Over Piracy

Piracy is certainly a concern for both console makers and game developers. Microsoft’s failed attempt at implementing hardware-level DRM into the upcoming Xbox One is proof enough of that. However, while other console makers have battle piracy mainly through software, Nintendo has been putting out hardware that is fundamentally harder to emulate. 3DS games, for example, wouldn’t work well without …

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Latest Nintendo Direct Just Made A Lot Of Phoenix Wright Fans Very Happy

Nintendo announced a new Nintendo Direct yesterday, and said the intention was to discuss already announced Wii U and 3DS titles. That was mostly the case, but the company can never resist announcing new titles as well. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata kicked off the Direct with new information regarding third party titles hitting the Wii U later this year. First …

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Nintendo Has Sold Over 600 Million Devices Since Its Launch

Say what you will about Nintendo and its place in modern gaming. While the Xbox and PlayStation may be the dominant software when it comes to the news cycle, the fact that their handheld devices continue to dominate the hardware sales charts gives us an indication that the company is still very much a player in the video game industry. …

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