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

Nintendo Has Sold Over 600 Million Devices Since Its Launch Nintendo Has Sold Over 600 Million Devices Since Its Launch
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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 …

This Is What A Legend Of Zelda Film Might Have Looked Like This Is What A Legend Of Zelda Film Might Have Looked Like

Nintendo doesn’t exactly like the idea of letting others make movies based on their properties. I may like the Super Mario Bros. movie, but plenty of people think it’s the worst film ever made. Since then, we haven’t heard a …

Nintendo Sold 160,000 Wii U Units Last Quarter Nintendo Sold 160,000 Wii U Units Last Quarter

At the end of its fiscal year in March, Nintendo announced to the world that it had sold 3.45 million Wii U units since its launch last November. Most of those units were sold during the holiday season, however, as …

Nintendo to Release Black 3DS XL in August Nintendo to Release Black 3DS XL in August
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Though Nintendo’s Wii U console is struggling to sell, the company’s handheld 3DS console is gaining even more traction than ever. While the home console market release schedule has slow down in anticipation of next-gen consoles, already this year 3DS …

Check Out These Adorable Pikmin 3 Ads Check Out These Adorable Pikmin 3 Ads

Nintendo’s Pikmin are all kinds of adorable. They’re also super mischievous. Nintendo UK capitalizes on this particular talent in its latest ad for Pikmin 3. If anything, this ad is much more entertaining than the U.S. ad. Sure, our ad …

Call Of Duty: Ghosts Finally Confirmed For Wii U Call Of Duty: Ghosts Finally Confirmed For Wii U

Remember when Call of Duty: Ghosts was announced earlier this year? Activision said it was coming to every major console, but the Wii U logo was noticeably absent from the launch trailer. This led to months of speculation going back …

Check Out This Silly Mario & Luigi: Dream Team TV Ad Check Out This Silly Mario & Luigi: Dream Team TV Ad

Back in the N64 and Gamecube days, Nintendo was known for imaginative, and oftentimes silly, TV ads. That all stopped once the DS and Wii came out as Nintendo opted for ads showing families having fun together instead. For its …

Here Are All The Trailers From Today’s Surprise Nintendo Direct Here Are All The Trailers From Today’s Surprise Nintendo Direct

Did you know that there was a Nintendo Direct this morning? You probably didn’t as Nintendo stealthily released it without any prior warning. The secretive nature of its release doesn’t mean it was a bad Nintendo Direct though. In fact, …

Nintendo Launches Earthbound On Wii U Virtual Console Today Nintendo Launches Earthbound On Wii U Virtual Console Today

Nintendo usually gives us an advance warning before it streams one of its Nintendo Direct videos, but today’s Nintendo Direct came without any prior warning. It didn’t really matter though as the company only provided updates on previously announced games. …

Mario And Sonic Relive Old Rivalries In Their Latest Olympic Outing Mario And Sonic Relive Old Rivalries In Their Latest Olympic Outing

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games has been a massive franchise for Nintendo and Sega ever since the two collaborated on the first for the 2008 Summer Olympic games. Each Summer and Winter Olympics event since then has received …

You Can Play Pikmin 3 Early At GameStop You Can Play Pikmin 3 Early At GameStop

Pikmin was never as popular as Mario or The Legend of Zelda, but it does have its very dedicated and vocal fan base. The latest game in the franchise – Pikmin 3 – is out in less than a month, …

Captain Olimar Brings His Pikmin To Super Smash Bros. For Wii U/3DS Captain Olimar Brings His Pikmin To Super Smash Bros. For Wii U/3DS

Captain Olimar was one of the more interesting combatants in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. I never really got the hang of him, but players that did were a continuous thorn in my side. Those players will then be happy to …

Somebody Is Actually Making A Documentary About The Power Glove Somebody Is Actually Making A Documentary About The Power Glove

“I love the the Power Glove – it’s so bad.” The above words, spoken by Lucas in 1989′s The Wizard, weren’t just an expression of 80s opposite slang, but a prophetic voice declaring to the world that Mattel’s NES peripheral …

New Pokemon Revealed In Latest Pokemon X & Y Trailer New Pokemon Revealed In Latest Pokemon X & Y Trailer

Game Freak has been more open in recent years about new Pokemon coming to the latest games. For Pokemon X & Y, the team has been a little more conservative. They’ve been making up for it, however, by announcing some …

These Are All The Pikmin You’ll Meet In Pikmin 3 These Are All The Pikmin You’ll Meet In Pikmin 3

In 2001, Nintendo introduced us to Pikmin. The little adorable plant creatures have been a fan favorite ever since, leading up Captain Olimar and his Pikmin making an appearance in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Now the third game, which is …

Reggie Fils-Aime Answers Your Wii U Questions On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Reggie Fils-Aime Answers Your Wii U Questions On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Last Friday night, Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to show off some new Wii U games. Afterwards, he answered a few questions from gamers on Twitter about the Wii U. As an added …

Records Set For Hadoukens, Blowing Into Nintendo Cartridges Records Set For Hadoukens, Blowing Into Nintendo Cartridges

Last week was game week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The host got the chance to play PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U games. However, the host also managed to set a few video game-related world records while …

Super Smash Bros. Gets A Smashing Music Video Super Smash Bros. Gets A Smashing Music Video
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Super Smash Bros. is a cultural phenomenon. Even people who feel that they’ve outgrown Nintendo games love the idea of having characters from their childhood beat each other up. That’s why nobody would object to starring in a silly music …

Jimmy Fallon And Reggie Fils-Aime Team Up To Demo Wii U Titles Jimmy Fallon And Reggie Fils-Aime Team Up To Demo Wii U Titles

Nintendo had a pretty decent showing for Nintendo fans at E3, but the mainstream that made the Wii so popular is still largely not convinced. To do that – Nintendo has turned to late night host Jimmy Fallon to look …

Take A Tour Of Reggie’s House In Animal Crossing: New Leaf Take A Tour Of Reggie’s House In Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Is Nintendo resurrecting MTV Cribs? Probably not, but this tour of Reggie Fils-Aime’s house in Animal Crossing: New Leaf makes me feel like Nintendo should turn this into a regular series. Doubly so if all of the houses are as …