Topic: Nintendo

Digital Sizes Of Nintendo Switch Games Revealed: New Problem Arises For The Hybrid Console

Nintendo revealed the digital sizes of several titles for the upcoming Nintendo Switch. The information, however, highlights a glaring problem for the hybrid console, especially for gamers who are looking forward to its portability.

Video Games

It Looks Like 'Final Fantasy XIV' Could Find Its Way To The Nintendo Switch

Producer Naoki Yoshida revealed that the development team of 'Final Fantasy XIV' will be very interested to bring the MMORPG to the upcoming Nintendo Switch. However, there are certain limitations that first need to be overcome.

Video Games

Nintendo Switch Development Kits Are Really Cheap: Good News For Indie Game Developers

The price of Nintendo Switch developments kits is apparently really cheap. This is great news for independent developers, as it will be very easy to jump into making games for the upcoming hybrid console.

Video Games February 20, 2017

Unown Spotted In 'Pokémon GO' After Gen 2 Update: Is It Possible To Catch All 26?

The mysterious Unown has been added to 'Pokémon GO' in the Gen 2 update. Is it possible to capture all 26 kinds of the Unown, one for each letter of the alphabet?

Video Games February 20, 2017

Nintendo Switch Will Tie eShop Purchases To Your Nintendo Account: Why This Matters

The Nintendo Switch will allow users to redownload purchases from the eShop, as seen in fine print on a leaked video of the system’s user interface. If true, the move is a veering-away from Nintendo’s cumbersome account and purchases system.

Video Games February 18, 2017

Pokémon GO Gen 2 Update Eeveelutions: How To Evolve Eevee Into Espeon And Umbreon

The massive Gen 2 update for 'Pokémon GO' is now available, adding Espeon and Umbreon as new evolutions for Eevee. Here's how to make sure that evolving an Eevee will result in one of these two new Pokémon.

Video Games February 17, 2017

The First Ever Nintendo Switch Unboxing Video Leaks Ahead Of Release

A Nintendo Switch retail unit has been leaked two weeks before its March 3 release schedule, opening up a trove of details previously undisclosed. The system’s UI was featured recently, and this time, it’s a full-blown unboxing.

Video Games February 17, 2017

Nintendo Switch UI Leaks: Video Reveals Initial Setup Process, Menus, Free Space Out Of The Box

A lucky gamer received his Nintendo Switch earlier than expected, and he is generous enough to give gamers a peek of what the Nintendo Switch UI is like.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Ultra Street Fighter II: First Person Mode Is Dubbed 'Way Of The Hado,' Video Footage Reveals

A livestream from Capcom confirmed reports that 'Ultra Street Fighter II' for the Nintendo Switch would support first person mode. The video showed gamers using the motion control system to play the game.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Nintendo Switch Multiplayer Mode Will Enhance Gaming Experience For Friends

Nintendo revealed that its upcoming gaming console - the Switch - would offer online multiplayer as well as LAN play. The LAN play in Switch would offer 10-player support.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Nintendo Switch: No Backward Compatibility, But May Be In The Future

Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima talked about the Nintendo Switch’s lack of backward compatibility. The Switch is set for worldwide launch on March 3, 2017.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Nintendo Responds To NES Classic Mini Production Rumors, Console Not Being Phased Out

Nintendo has responded to rumors which suggested that the NES Classic Mini was being phased out. Nintendo has refuted the claims, adding that it is will continue to ship units regularly.

Gadgets February 15, 2017

Pokémon GO Will Get Trading, Player vs Player Battles Soon: Why Is It Taking So Long?

It has been previously hinted that Pokémon trading and player vs. player battles will be coming to 'Pokémon GO,' but the features are still nowhere to be found. What is taking Niantic Labs so long to add them?

Video Games February 15, 2017

The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Getting Paid DLC And Season Pass For Switch And Wii U [Video]

Nintendo has officially announced that for the first time ever in the mainline Zelda franchise, it's adding downloadable content. 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is getting a $20 expansion pass, so here's what you need to know.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Ultra Street Fighter II For Nintendo Switch To Feature First-Person Mode For Launching Hadokens

The announcement trailer for 'Ultra Street Fighter II' on the Nintendo Switch showed Ryu launching a hadoken in a first-person view. It seems that the game will have such a mode, with players launching hadokens using the Joy-Con controllers.

Video Games February 14, 2017

Nintendo Reportedly Ceasing Production Of NES Classic Mini Edition, Console To Be Phased Out?

The retro gaming console from Nintendo i.e the NES Classic Mini will reportedly be phased out by the company. Nintendo may cease the production of the gaming console in some countries.

Gadgets February 14, 2017

Hackers Transform NES Classic Edition Into Ultimate Emulation Device With Games From Other Retro Consoles

Hackers have been able to install RetroArch, a program used to emulate several retro consoles, into the NES Classic Edition. This allows it to run games for other classic devices such as the SNES, Sega Genesis and Game Boy.

Video Games February 11, 2017

'Project Giant Robot' Dead, Nintendo Pulls Plug On Project

Nintendo’s ‘Project Giant Robot’ for Wii-U was finally canceled by Nintendo after years of development. The arrival of Nintendo Switch put an end to the game.

Video Games February 8, 2017

Oops! Nintendo Switch Accidentally Leaked Devkit Menus In An Ad

The development kit menus for the Nintendo Switch was accidentally leaked by Nintendo Portugal. The ad also showed poorly edited parts.

Video Games February 8, 2017

'Fire Emblem: Heroes' Stamina Cost Too High, Should It Come Down?

Players of Nintendo’s latest mobile game ‘Fire Emblem: Heroes’ recently took to Reddit to report that the stamina cost was too high in the game. Even the most menial tasks required stamina and regeneration was slow.

Video Games February 8, 2017

Nintendo Boss: No Plans For 3DS Successor, VR For The Switch A Possibility

Nintendo has no 3DS upgrades in mind amid the impending release of the Switch, which is believed to replaced it, a new interview has revealed. The forthcoming hybrid, however, could support VR experiences down the line.

Video Games February 8, 2017

'Fire Emblem: Heroes' Will Get Frequent Updates, Confirms Nintendo

‘Fire Emblem: Heroes’ game director confirmed that Nintendo would regularly update the game. He stated that these updates will include new characters and game modes for the players.

Video Games February 7, 2017

Nintendo Switch Could Support Other Peripherals Beyond The Joy-Con In The Future, Nintendo Reveals

It’s possible for the Nintendo Switch to support additional peripherals in the future, Nintendo has revealed in a new interview. This, by extension, might also open up a new method of hardware upgrades.

Video Games February 7, 2017

How To Level Up Fast, Get More Orbs In 'Fire Emblem Heroes'

'Fire Emblem Heroes' could overwhelm new players because of its rich and complex content. You can, however, level up fast and earn more orbs by doing some of these tricks.

Video Games February 5, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs Wii U: How The Game Consoles Are Different

With the upcoming launch of Nintendo Switch, comparisons are now being made between the unit and its predecessor, the Wii U. How are they different and how has Nintendo changed its strategy to win over gamers?

Gadgets February 5, 2017

Players Are Deleting, Re-Installing 'Fire Emblem: Heroes' To Get Their Favorite Characters

'Fire Emblem: Heroes,' the latest mobile game by Nintendo, is off to a great start. Amid the successful launch, however, is a trend among players of deleting and re-installing the game so that they could get their favorite characters.

Video Games February 5, 2017

Nintendo Switch Preorders Reopened At Best Buy, But Sold Out In An Hour

Preorders for the Nintendo Switch reopened at Best Buy, but with limited quantities. The replenished stock for the hybrid console, which was not expected to last through the weekend, sold out in only an hour.

Video Games February 4, 2017

Google Chrome For iOS Update Adds In-App QR And Barcode Scanner

Google has come out with an update to Chrome for iOS that turns it into a QR and Barcode scanner. With this, the need for installing third-party QR and Barcode scanners becomes almost negligible.

Apps/Software February 3, 2017

Nintendo's Newest Game 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is Now Available For Download

Nintendo unleashed the 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Feb. 2 on Android and iOS platforms. The strategy game, which promises to provide never-ending challenges, is free to play with optional in-app purchases.

Video Games February 3, 2017

Nintendo NES Classic Edition: Company 'Working To Increase Production,' Apologizes For Product Shortages

Nintendo's CEO Tatsumi Kimishima has apologized to fans due to the shortage of the NES Classic Edition console. He has shared that the company is looking to ramp up production to fulfill market demand.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Nintendo Switch Online Services To Cost Less Than $30 Annually

Nintendo’s president has revealed the price point for the Switch’s online services, and it’ll be much cheaper than rival paid subscriptions. Prepare to shell out not more than $30 a month if you want to access the console’s online features.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Super Mario Run Update Adds New Easy Mode, Toad Rally Changes, And More To The Mix

Nintendo has already unleashed the 'Super Mario Run' version 1.1.0, considered to be its biggest update since its release. Changes include a new mode that features unlimited lives and the lifting of the time limit.

Video Games February 1, 2017

Super Mario Run: Revenue Exceeds $53M, Downloaded Over 78M Times

Nintendo’s ‘Super Mario Run’ has been downloaded over 78 million times by gamers per reports. The game has raked in revenue in excess of $53 million.

Video Games February 1, 2017

Nintendo Switch Production Ramps Up As Curtains Close For Wii U Worldwide

Nintendo has officially ended the worldwide production for the Wii U, which is largely seen as a failure. The company will instead be focusing on ramping up production for the upcoming Nintendo Switch.

Video Games February 1, 2017

Nintendo's Upcoming Mobile Game 'Animal Crossing' Release Gets Delayed: April Earliest Launch, March 2018 Latest - Probably

Nintendo has announced that the smartphone iteration of 'Animal Crossing' will be delayed until the next financial year. The game is poised to be another smartphone gaming effort from the company after 'Super Mario Run' and 'Fire Emblem: Heroes.'

Video Games February 1, 2017

Nintendo Switch Hands On Demo: What Early Critics Are Saying

The Switch can signal Nintendo’s return to form, as opined by early reviews of the forthcoming hybrid console. Here’s what else they’ve said about it.

Video Games January 30, 2017

Nintendo NES Classic: Where To Buy The Elusive Console

The NES Classic Edition is out of stock on most stores in the U.S. and the UK. However, some retailers are offering the retro console and here's a look at where to purchase the device.

Gadgets January 30, 2017

This Gamer Has A Complete Wii Collection, And It Looks Amazing

Aaron Norton has unveiled a complete collection for the Nintendo Wii, which was a very successful console for Nintendo. The collection includes 1,262 games and all variants of the Nintendo Wii and its Wiimotes.

Video Games January 30, 2017

Nintendo Switch SD Cards Will Be More Expensive Than Normal Ones: Will Gamers Be Forced To Buy Them?

Nintendo has teamed up with HORI for official Nintendo Switch-branded SD cards. The prices, however, are more expensive compared to regular SD cards, which would be an additional cost to the console if gamers will be forced to buy them.

Video Games January 30, 2017

Nintendo Switch Official Specifications Revealed, But Some Questions Still Remain For The Hybrid Console

The Nintendo U.K. website has published the official technical specifications of the upcoming Nintendo Switch. However, there are still some questions that remain regarding the hybrid console, such as the details of its NVIDIA customized Tegra processor.

Video Games January 29, 2017

PLAY: All The Nintendo Switch Game Titles You Need To Know Are Right Here

Nintendo Switch is set for launch on March 3. Here is a list of game titles coming out on Switch.

Video Games January 29, 2017

Nintendo To Bring The Pikachu Yellow Edition New 3DS XL To The US This February

Nintendo has confirmed that the Nintendo 3DS XL Pikachu Yellow Edition will head stateside, adding another Pokémon-themed system to the broad 3DS roster. The special edition handheld arrives Feb. 24 for $199.99.

Video Games January 26, 2017

GameStop Replenishes NES Classic Edition Stocks This Week: Get Yours Before They Are Sold Out Again!

GameStop announced that its retail stores will sell a limited number of NES Classic Edition units this week. Gamers should take this chance to buy the console, as Nintendo has not closed the gap between the device's demand and supply.

Video Games January 25, 2017

Nintendo Switch Battery Analysis Reveals No Quick Charge Technology, Faster Charging Through Adapter Than On Dock

Will the battery of the Nintendo Switch be powerful enough to deliver the promise of a hybrid console? An analysis revealed that there is no quick charge technology, and that charging is faster through the AC adapter than its dock.

Video Games January 23, 2017

Nintendo NES Classic Edition Now Available At Newegg, Select Target Stores, Chunk Toys And Amazon

The Nintendo NES Classic Edition is now stocked at select Target stores and online retail websites like Newegg, Toys R Us and more. However, some of the retailers are charging more than the $60 retail price for the console.

Gadgets January 23, 2017

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