The Nintendo Switch is a massive success, bringing Nintendo back to its glory days. However, according to Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé, the hybrid console would not have happened if not for its predecessor, the Nintendo Wii U.
Video Games October 4, 2018
Gamers are baffled by Konami's decision to continue its Virtual Console releases for the Nintendo Wii U. Its already 2018, but two TurboGrafx-16 games saw their first release outside of Japan.
Video Games February 4, 2018
The Nintendo Switch, in 10 months, has outsold the lifetime sales of the Wii U. Meanwhile, the 3DS, sales of which were expected to be cannibalized by the hybrid console, is still going strong.
Video Games January 21, 2018
Nintendo will rerelease the 'Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze' for the Nintendo Switch platform with 'Funky Kong' as part of the package. Revealed via the Nintendo Direct Mini broadcast, the game release date is set on May 4.
Video Games January 12, 2018
Nintendo has now unveiled its eShop Cyber Deals for 2017, offering discounts for Switch, 3DS, and even Wii U titles. If you’ve been wanting to buy '1-2-Switch,' now’s the perfect time.
Video Games November 26, 2017
The Nintendo Miiverse, a social network for Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS gamers, has officially ended. The online communities provided by the service were a special place on the internet for its users, so why was it shut down?
Video Games November 8, 2017
The Nintendo Wii Shop Channel will be closed in January 2019, over 12 years since the service was launched alongside the Nintendo Wii. Nintendo will be moving on from the Nintendo Wii to focus on the Nintendo Switch.
Video Games September 30, 2017
Nintendo has been handed $10 million in damages that it must pay to iLife for reportedly infringing its patent. The verdict says the motion-sensing technology on the Nintendo Wii is an application of iLife’s technology.
Video Games September 1, 2017
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
Nintendo has announced that 'Mario Kart 64,' originally released for the Nintendo 64, will head to the Wii U virtual console. Users can download the game for $10 beginning Dec. 29.
Video Games December 29, 2016
Beloved DS titles 'Kirby Canvas Curse' and 'Animal: Crossing Wild World' are now available for Wii U on the DS virtual console. Both games were released in 2005 and contributed a great deal to Nintendo's then-flagship handheld.
Video Games October 14, 2016
Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct video conference where it presented its upcoming releases for 2016. Good news comes for new 3DS console owners who will be able to play SNES games, and the list is quite consistent.
Video Games March 5, 2016
According to famed Nintendo producer Shigeru Miyamoto, 'Star Fox Zero' is pushing through with a launch date of April 22. The game, which will be bundled with 'Star Fox Guard,' draws heavy inspiration from 'Star Fox 64.'
Video Games March 4, 2016
According to the 'Pokkén Tournament' page on the Nintendo of America website, the game will be compatible with all Amiibo accessories. The game will be launched on the Nintendo Wii U on March 18.
Video Games February 8, 2016
'Minecraft' has been popular with gamers since it was first released in 2011 and it just continues to soar higher. The 'Minecraft' Wii U Edition now holds the record for most sales in the Wii U eShop in Japan.
Video Games February 1, 2016
'The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD' will have four toy-to-life characters that unlock new abilities and challenges such as the Cave of Shadow.
Geek January 22, 2016
Gotta fight 'em all.
Geek December 16, 2015
Tatsumi Kimishima promises the company will take gamers far away from the experience the WIi and Wii U established.
Geek December 3, 2015
The 'Star Fox Zero' game release may have been delayed but Nintendo is making sure everyone still looks forward to it. The 'Star Fox Zero' official website launched with tons of amazing artwork.
Video Games November 5, 2015
Nintendo talked with investors and announced that Nintendo Network becomes Nintendo Account. Gamers who moved to the new system were pleased to find cross-platform integration, cloud data storage and more.
Gadgets October 29, 2015
"The Legends of Zelda' producer Eiji Aonuma assured fans that the game is coming to Nintendo Wii U in 2016. He suggested that the open world game will implement suggestions from fans and will feature some awe inspiring twists.
Video Games October 26, 2015
Amazon users can now buy digital copies and DLC packs of their favorite Nintendo games in its new Nintendo storefront.
Geek September 1, 2015
Nintendo President Satoru Iwata has left for the Mushroom Kingdom. May you rest in peace, Mr. Iwata.
Business July 13, 2015
Nintendo will not release any information about their new hardware, codenamed NX, for fear of competitors attempting to steal their ideas.
Geek June 26, 2015
After a Japanese newspaper reported that Nintendo's NX will run on Android OS, the company called the news false.
Apps/Software June 2, 2015
Nintendo is selling millions of its NFC-enabled figurines, and Link, Mario, and Pikachu are among the most popular of them all.
Video Games February 17, 2015
Nintendo working on a new video game console should come as no surprise. The Console has been out for 3 years now, and if the company sticks to the 5-year life cycle, we could see a new system in 2-years' time.
Movies/TV Shows December 23, 2014
Microsoft’s Xbox One was the top-selling gaming console during this year's Black Friday. What happened to PlayStation 4?
Video Games December 2, 2014