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Nintendo Reveals its Newest Console, The Nintendo Switch

After months of speculation and with Nintendo abandoning the WiiU, the biggest question we have had was what is the Nintendo NX? Well Nintendo finally released their answer, the Nintendo Switch. Check out the trailer for it below: As someone who is hyper critical...



BABYMETAL Appears in Super Mario Maker

Ever found yourself wondering if you could marry your love of video games and the insanity of BABYMETAL in a Super Mario game? Well good news, the day has finally arrived! In celebration of their latest album release, Metal Resistance, Nintendo has included the trio...


Newest Nintendo Direct Filled with Big Reveals

This Thursday, Nintendo broadcasted its’ first Nintendo Direct in almost half a year in memory of the late Satoru Iwata, Nintendo’s fourth President and CEO. I expected there to be a fair amount of announcements since it had been some time since the last...


Crunchyroll Launches Wii App

According to Crunchyroll, they have just announced a new app for the Wii. So fear not, if you didn’t upgrade from the Wii to the WiiU you can still enjoy Crunchyroll’s content. This may very well be one of the few occasions where a...


Nintendo Reveals Release Dates for Six New Titles

According to Nintendo’s official Twitter, the gaming giant has more than a few releases planned before the end of 2015. Many of the titles’ North American release dates were already known, such as Super Mario Maker being released September 11th and Yoshi’s Wooly World set for an October...


Yo-Kai Watch Dated for North America

Yo-Kai Watch is huge in Japan, and now — a full two years later — it’s finally set to make the jump over to North America. Up until today, there was a vague release date for the game, but now the release date has finally...


Super Mario Bros. Celebrates 30th Anniversary

September 13th of this year (2015 in case you’ve been frozen or under a rock) marks the 30th anniversary of the original Super Mario Bros. release on the Nintendo Entertainment System. Things have changed drastically since everyone’s favorite plumber made his debut, especially within...


Another Nintendo 3DS you say?

That’s right, our favorite Japanese friends have added another new 3DS to their “new 3DS” line-up. For anyone who hasn’t gotten a 3DS yet, needs a newer shiner one, or wants to “Catch them all” the Metallic Red new Nintendo 3DS will be available exclusively...


CEO of Nintendo Satoru Iwata Passes Away

Satoru Iwata, Nintendo‘s acting CEO, has passed away at the age of 55 according to an official statement by Nintendo. The reason for his passing has been attributed to a bile duct growth. While the news is not sudden as Iwata-san has been battling...


Nintendo Reveals New Game Blastball

Nintendo revealed the brand new competitive three-versus-three soccer-esque shooter Blastball at the live Nintendo World Championships 2015 event. Blastball features two teams of mechs with arm cannons attempting to shoot a giant ball into their opponent’s goals. Each time a goal is scored, goals...


Nintendo Announces Earthbound Beginnings

After the Mother 3 tease Nintendo made leading up to E3 last year, a lot of people were upset to find out that Mother 3 was not part of their announcements at the event. It’s no secret that dedicated fans of the series have been asking...


Swords and Soldiers 2 Review

Swords and Soldiers 2 is a 2D side scrolling strategy game on the Wii U. The game starts with the fearsome Goblins; for a dreadfully long time the goblins have been searching for a special lamp and they have finally found it in the...


Nintendo World Championships Back After 25 Years

Nintendo has a lot planned for E3 this year, but perhaps the most important thing is the announcement that after 25 years, they will be reviving the Nintendo World Championships. Yes, it’s been a full 25 years since Nintendo originally decided to hold the...


It’s Official, Characters in Super Smash Bros are Toys

There have been a few theories as to what the story is behind Nintendo’s popular party-brawler Super Smash Bros, but nothing has ever been confirmed. That is, until recently when TIME published an article entitled 8 More Fascinating Things CEO Satoru Iwata told TIME....