PewDiePie Unsatisfied With Nintendo Partnership Program

PewDiePie Unsatisfied With Nintendo Partnership Program

Many YouTubers, including PewDiePie, are unsatisfied with Nintendo’s new partnership program. Nintendo recently announced that they will be starting a new partner program to share the profits made from advertisements with YouTubers, should they register their channel or video’s. Many YouTubers see this as a problem. Not because YouTubers get a share of the money, but because the other share goes to Nintendo. “What Nintendo is missing out on completely,” stated the […]

Xenoblade Chronicles X’s Director Reveals That the World is Five Times Larger Than the First Game

Xenoblade Chronicles X’s Director Reveals That the World is Five Times Larger Than the First Game

Xenoblade Chronicles X’s map will be five times bigger than the original game, and that game was massive In the latest issue of Famitsu magazine (thank you Siliconera) , the executive director of Xenoblade Chronicles X Tetsuya Takahashi revealed that the game’s world map will be five times bigger than the original Xenoblade Chronicles. In the article, Tetsuya Takahashi also talked about how the character creation will work as well as some […]

Nintendo’s Third-Quater Earnings Reveal That the Wii U Lifetime Sales Rest at 9.2 Million Units

Nintendo’s Third-Quater Earnings Reveal That the Wii U Lifetime Sales Rest at 9.2 Million Units

Nintendo’s Wii U sold just shy of 2 million units this Christmas meaning the Wii U lifetime sales now rest at 9.2 million units Recently Nintendo announced their third-quarter earnings, revealing that the Wii U lifetime sales now rests at 9.2 million units. Christmas saw Nintendo continue their strong holidays sales, due in part to the release of titles such as Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros Wii U.  […]

Nintendo Announce ‘Creators Program’ for YouTube

Nintendo Announce ‘Creators Program’ for YouTube

Nintendo have announced the ‘Nintendo Creators Program‘ for YouTubers using Nintendo gameplay, that will give users a part of advertising revenue generated from their videos. The service is currently in beta form, with the official launch scheduled to take place on May 27th, and will pay those users who capture their gameplay for any YouTube material – be it reviews, previews or commentaries. Previously, Nintendo received 100% of the revenue generated, […]

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Update to Add 15 Eight-Player Stages

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Update to Add 15 Eight-Player Stages

While little is currently known about this update currently, the official Super Smash Bros. Facebook page announced that a future update will add an eight player variant to fifteen of the current stages for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. So far, the only announced eight player stage is the infamously chaotic Norfair stage from Metroid. When this update is available is also currently unknown, as both the official Nintendo […]

Nintendo has Reportedly Stopped Production of Ocarina of Time 3D

Nintendo has Reportedly Stopped Production of Ocarina of Time 3D

Gamers may struggle to find a physical copy of Ocarina of Time 3D now that Nintendo has reportedly stopped production of the title With the release of Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D just two weeks away, 3DS owners interested in playing the 2011 remake of Ocarina of Time may have a hard time finding a physical copy. The reason for this is because Nintendo Life has reported that Nintendo […]

Speedrunner Beats Super Mario World in Less Than Five Minutes — New World Record Set

Speedrunner Beats Super Mario World in Less Than Five Minutes — New World Record Set

A speedrunner has beaten Super Mario World in less than five minutes and, in the process, set a new world record. The runner, whose username is SethBling, beat Nintendo’s renowned title in exactly 4 minutes and 49 seconds.  The speedrun has Reddit users impressed with the use of the ‘wrong warp’ glitch. You can check out the speedrun in its entirety below. Be warned, though, the video may ruin your childhood. The […]

Koei Tecmo shows interest in making a Mario Warriors and Pokemon Warriors title

Koei Tecmo shows interest in making a Mario Warriors and Pokemon Warriors title

Koei Tecmo has shown interest in making a Mario Warriors and Pokemon Warriors title Last September in an interview with Eurogamer, Omega Force executives Akihiro Suzuki and Hisashi Koinuma said in an interview that in their dream scenario they would love to make a game featuring Mario. Well in a recent interview with Polygon the idea came up again and it was revealed that Koei Tecmo are still interested in teaming […]

Sheik Amiibo Hyrule Warriors Function Revealed

Sheik Amiibo Hyrule Warriors Function Revealed

Today Japan saw the launch of what we call Amiibo Wave 2 (which is almost the North American Wave 3 minus Mega Man, Sonic, and Shulk), without the store exclusive limitations North America will see. Among the figures released today were Toon Link and Sheik. While we’d already been told that Toon Link would function the same as Link, unlocking the spinner weapon and other weapons for the Hero of […]

Club Nintendo Being Shut Down

Club Nintendo Being Shut Down

Club Nintendo, Nintendo’s rewards scheme for it’s users, will be discontinued in the coming months. Nintendo announced the closure of Club Nintendo through a press release earlier today. The scheme, which began life as Nintendo VIP 24:7 in 2002, will be phased out in three stages beginning April 1st, 2015. From now on, product codes found within Nintendo software and hardware will no longer be included in new shipments. Then, on […]