Pokken Tournament Release Date Announced

Pokken Tournament Release Date Announced

Nintendo has announced the release date for the Wii U exclusive Pokken Tournament.  Pokken Tournament will be released exclusively for Wii U on March 18th in Europe and North America. #PokkenTournament is coming to Wii U on March 18, 2016! https://t.co/1nHSo9xgu7 pic.twitter.com/2u6G2679qI — Pokémon (@Pokemon) January 15, 2016 The title will feature several game modes (including: a single battle mode, a local battle option, and an online mode), three difficultly […]

Splatoon Will Drop Content Updates in January 2016

Splatoon Will Drop Content Updates in January 2016

It may be a fresh face on an under-performing console, but against all odds, Splatoon has managed to leave a big impact on the gaming world.  Like plenty of other Nintendo games, the Wii U shooter has delivered on the fun, even if it’s by letting droves of gamers take the fight online and splash ink all over the place with their squid-kid of choice.  While the game started out […]

Upcoming Update to Super Mario Maker Adds new Features

Upcoming Update to Super Mario Maker Adds new Features

Nintendo has released details on the next update to Super Mario Maker that will add new features to the title. The free update will be released on December 21st and will include several additions to the title. The new features include: Fire Koopa Clown Car: A vehicle capable of shooting fireballs and charged shots that can destroy any block. P Warp Doors: Warp doors only visible when a P switch […]

Super Smash Bros. DLC Will Soon be Wrapping up

Super Smash Bros. DLC Will Soon be Wrapping up

It has recently been confirmed that DLC for Super Smash Bros. will be coming to an end soon. During an interview with series director Masahiro Sakurai (via IGN), Sakurai confirmed that DLC for the Wii U title will be wrapping up soon. When questioned about the DLC for Smash Bros, Sakurai stated the following: “Well, DLC is coming to an end soon, too, you know? “It’s pretty difficult. If I […]

Nintendo Announces Final Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Announces Final Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

Nintendo has announced the final Super Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct that is scheduled for next week. The final Super Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct will be aired on Tuesday, December 15th at 2PM PT/5PM ET via the Nintendo Direct website. Nintendo has promised that the upcoming Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct will “provide details about Cloud and more in this worldwide broadcast.” Catch the final presentation dedicated to #SmashBros […]

Amiibo as DLC Part 3: Toy Story

Amiibo as DLC Part 3: Toy Story

If it hasn’t been obvious from some of my past articles, I’m sort of the resident amiibo guy. Despite my original article and follow up, I do collect amiibo. Part of it is because, like many western Nintendo fans, I want to own something of Nintendo that’s both official but more than just a game. Generally, clothes are my choice. Music can work too. Figures make me a bit uncomfortable, […]

Details for Legend of Zelda Wii U Revealed

Details for Legend of Zelda Wii U Revealed

New Image, Release Date, and Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Remaster Information Released During yesterday’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced a bunch of new information and details regarding the Legend of Zelda franchise. To start off things with a bang, Nintendo finally announced that Zelda Wii U will release in 2016, only two weeks after they listed the game as TBD (to be determined). Besides that, Nintendo also released a lovely picture showing off a […]

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow Return with New Features

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow Return with New Features

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow – the original trio of Pokemon games – will be released for 3DS Virtual Console on 27th February 2016. The announcement, made during November 12th’s Nintendo Direct, brings details of exciting new features; wireless trading and battling. Of course, in the initial Game Boy versions, trading and battling with friends could only be performed by physically linking two handhelds via a Game Link Cable. It’s […]

New Mewtwo Mega Evolution Revealed, Is This Mewtwo Z?

New Mewtwo Mega Evolution Revealed, Is This Mewtwo Z?

A special livestream of Pokken Tournament from NicoNico – a Japanese video sharing network – has revealed a new Mewtwo Mega Evolution. The new creatures’ name was hidden throughout the stream, although it appears to be some sort of special boss. Featuring a strikingly similar design to Mega Mewtwo X, the latest iteration of number 150 features orange spikes erupting from its shoulders and ears. It’s fully possible that this […]

Nintendo Announces Club Nintendo Replacement Titled ‘My Nintendo’

Nintendo Announces Club Nintendo Replacement Titled ‘My Nintendo’

Nintendo has announced (via Game Informer) the service that will serve as the replacement to Club Nintendo, which is titled My Nintendo. My Nintendo is a new, modern account based system that will allow users to access a number of features across their Nintendo consoles, including support for online purchases on both the 3DS and Wii U. My Nintendo will also support a new point system that will be collected from […]