Nintendo reveals more ways to obtain an ORAS Demo Code for US gamers!

Nintendo reveals more ways to obtain an ORAS Demo Code for US gamers!

As some of you may know by now, US Pokemon Trainers who did the steps, which you can read about here, to sign up for the Pokemon Newsletter should be receiving an ORAS Demo code soon. But, what about those of us who didn’t sign up for the newsletter by the deadline? Well, you’re in luck! Nintendo announced that there will be more ways to get a special demo code […]

Super Mario Movie: 436-page script released by screenwriter Max Landis

Super Mario Movie: 436-page script released by screenwriter Max Landis

You may or may not have heard of Max Landis. Landis is an American screenwriter, producer, and director, who is known for co-writing the popular 2012 feature film, Chronicle. While Chronicle or any of the other films Landis has previously worked on have no relation to Nintendo or any of the company’s intellectual properties, it seems that he is quite fond of their Super Mario franchise – since Landis has just released a 436-page Super Mario […]

Super Smash Bros. Wii U: Sakurai details returning rules, modes, options

Super Smash Bros. Wii U: Sakurai details returning rules, modes, options

Masahiro Sakurai, the creator and director of the beloved Super Smash Bros. franchise, has opened up on Twitter in regards to the upcoming Wii U iteration of Super Smash Bros., which releases next month on November 21st. Today, on his official Twitter account, Sakurai shared a few details related to returning rules, modes, and options that will be present in Super Smash Bros. Wii U, some of which were absent in the recently released […]

Nintendo Direct to Reveal 50 New Things About Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

Nintendo Direct to Reveal 50 New Things About Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

Nintendo has announced a new Nintendo Direct for this Thursday that will focus on all things Super Smash Bros. for Wii U related. The new Nintendo Direct is scheduled for this Thursday, October 23rd at 6:00 PM EST (3:00 PM PST) and is said to reveal “50 new things” about Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. The Nintendo Direct stream can be found here when it goes up later this […]

Nintendo Wii U: Choosing not to agree to new EULA renders console useless

Nintendo Wii U: Choosing not to agree to new EULA renders console useless

Upon purchase of a new technological gadget – whether it be the latest phone, the slickest tablet, or, in this case, a Nintendo Wii U – most people expect that, as an end user of the respective product, it should work as intended without fear of losing its functionality for any reason whatsoever (besides human/hardware error). However, in a rather curious case related to Nintendo and its fairly young Wii U […]

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Stage Builder, Board Game Modes leaked

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Stage Builder, Board Game Modes leaked

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Wii U releases on November 21st, much to the delight of Nintendo die-hards around the world. With the recent success of the 3DS iteration of Super Smash Bros., it is safe to assume that its bigger Wii U sibling will perform similarly. However, immensely popular online retailer, Amazon, has inadvertently revealed some fairly intriguing information in regards to the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. in the […]

Super Smash Bros. 3DS sells 705,000 copies in 2 days, boosts 3DS sales

Super Smash Bros. 3DS sells 705,000 copies in 2 days, boosts 3DS sales

Nintendo is, without a doubt, killing it this October – especially with the recent release of Super Smash Bros for the 3DS – not to mention upcoming releases such as Bayonetta 2 and Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. The Japanese company has revealed in a press release that Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, which released on October 3rd in the United States, sold 705,000 copies and hit #4 on NPD’s September sales charts. Impressive, given […]

Pokken Tournament will appeal to older Pokemon fans, producer says

Pokken Tournament will appeal to older Pokemon fans, producer says

Pokemon games have always been designed to appeal to individuals of all ages. However, according to a 4Gamer interview with Tekken series chief producer Katsuhiro Harada, the upcoming Pokken Tournament – a sort of Tekken/Pokemon hybrid, will be made to appeal to older fans of the beloved Pokemon franchise. Read more details on Pokken Tournament and its targeted demographic after the break. Pokken Tournament To Appeal to Older Fans According to Pokken Tournament‘s official website, the game is “not only […]

Pokemon ORAS huge datamine leak reveals all Mega Evos and moves

Pokemon ORAS huge datamine leak reveals all Mega Evos and moves

According to a leak by Kaphotics of Project Pokemon, who is known for datamining Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, possibly all of Pokemon ORAS‘ mega evolutions and their associated moves have been leaked. This follows the previous insider leak regarding Pokemon ORAS – which was revealed by a lengthy post on Pokemon ORAS‘ subreddit by purported Nintendo employee, Throwaway7315517 (an alias used to protect his or her identity due to the sensitivity of the contract […]

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 10/16/2014)

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 10/16/2014)

Nintendo has revealed the list of new downloadable titles and sales on its North American 3DS and Wii U eShops for the week of October 16, 2014. This week features a lot of indie titles as well as big discounts on multiple games.  On the 3DS eShop: The Legend of the Dark Witch ($3.99) In this 2D Action-Platformer, you play as the dark witch Zizou who must retrieve the Syega […]