Zelda Fans Dress Up For Hyrule Warriors!

Zelda Fans Dress Up For Hyrule Warriors!

At PAX Prime this past weekend, Nintendo hosted a Zelda Fan gathering for their upcoming title Hyrule Warriors. The fans were pumped to play the demo at the Nintendo booth. So pumped that many of them dressed up as their favorite Legend of Zelda Characters. The costumes are just fantastic and it’s great that the community of Zelda fans had a dedicated spot to go at PAX. Reception of the game […]

Star Fox is Returning… According to Nintendo of America

Star Fox is Returning… According to Nintendo of America

Star Fox- Nintendo’s classic game series about a bunch of furry-fanfic-fodder in spaceships shooting other furry-fanfic-fodder- seems to finally be getting a new installment after what seems like ages. The last we’ve heard of the adventures of Fox McCloud and his misadventures with his Arwing Squad was Star Fox Command on the DS (unless you count the re-release of Star Fox 64 on the 3DS, which I don’t). Despite having […]

Video Game Releases for the Week of 01/09/2014

Video Game Releases for the Week of 01/09/2014

This week’s video game releases highlights a lot of ports for old games such as Don’t Starve: Giant Edition on Vita, Warframe on Xbox One, Valiant Hearts on iOS and Dead Rising 3 on PC. However, interesting-looking games such as Danganronpa 2, Velocity 2X, Planetary Annihilation and, most of all, The Sims 4 will be making their debut during this first week of September as well. (You can click on each game […]

Super Smash Bros 3DS: Five minutes of gameplay

Super Smash Bros 3DS: Five minutes of gameplay

Super Smash Bros 3DS is only two weeks away from its Japanese release. Nintendo have released a five minute video mostly of gameplay footage for us. Check it out. In this video, we see a cast of returning characters. Pikachu, Link, Samus and Bowser etc. All the ones we’re used to. Later on in the video, we see gameplay of new characters, like Pacman, Rosalina and the Villager. It’s nice […]

Nintendo’s Reggie does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

Nintendo’s Reggie does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

My body is freezing! Nintendo of America President/COO Reggie Fils-Aime has answered many ice bucket challenges. However, as always, Nintendo has made it more fun for all! Nintendo of America employee’s had the opportunity to donate to this wonderful cause and receive a raffle ticket. Employee’s who won, had the opportunity to dunk Reggie and other Nintendo of America management staff. I mean, who doesn’t want to dump cold water […]

Pokémon X & Y Charizard Event Announced for Germany

Pokémon X & Y Charizard Event Announced for Germany

Earlier this year, Pokémon X & Y users in the UK and Japan participated in an event that offered renowned Fire-type Pokémon Charizard as a downloadable gift, but it’s now been confirmed that Germany is also set to receive the event. Running from September 2nd to September 30th, Pokémon Trainers need to head to their nearest GameStop in order to receive a special serial code for Charizard. Serebii has also […]

Nintendo offering a Smash Bros. soundtrack for purchasing both versions

Nintendo offering a Smash Bros. soundtrack for purchasing both versions

Now you can rock out to the awesome music in your car too! Nintendo of America has announced a special promotion involving Super Smash Bros. If you purchase and register both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U versions of the game you will receive a “special soundtrack” from Club Nintendo. Full details can be seen here. The Super Smash Bros. news is coming very quickly. You can see the other […]

Nintendo of Europe Is Laying Off 320 Employees, Effective August 31st

Nintendo of Europe Is Laying Off 320 Employees, Effective August 31st

A recent statement coming from Nintendo of Europe has confirmed that 320 Nintendo employees will be laid off from their jobs at NOE, effective August 31st, 2014. Among the 320 employees losing their job, 190 of them are part of Nintendo of Europe’s Germany-stationed localization team, while the other 130 are full-time Nintendo of Europe employees. Back in June, Nintendo reported that they were planning on laying off the aforementioned 130 […]

Nintendo Amiibo figures priced and soon available for pre-order

Nintendo Amiibo figures priced and soon available for pre-order

Gotta Collect them all! The first 12 Nintendo Amiibo figures have been shown and priced by Nintendo. The Nintendo of America Twitter account revealed them this morning. The first series of figures will all be Super Smash Bros. characters. these include Link, Mario, Donkey Kong, Peach, Yoshi, Samus, Fox and Kirby. This comes as no surprise because Super Smash Bros. will be the first game to support Nintendo’s new Amiibo […]

Nintendo’s NEW 3DS Announced

Nintendo’s NEW 3DS Announced

Nintendo has revealed redesigned models for both the 3DS and the 3DS XL that will feature an additional direction button and trigger along with NFC support. Named as the “New 3DS” and “New 3DS XL” the new hardware will include a new screen allowing you to enjoy the handheld’s 3D effect  from a variety of angles.  A new faster CPU will be included and in future needed to play up and […]