Nintendo Quality of Life – Trademarks Filed, A New Platform?

Nintendo Quality of Life – Trademarks Filed, A New Platform?

Nintendo disclosed plans for a Quality of Life (QOL) platform a while back, but never provided us with any details. It’s a platform shrouded in mystery, as they keep most of the information to themselves. Many have speculated that the QOL platform is a sort of plan B after the Wii U’s disastrous sales. What we do know is that Nintendo is looking to improve the quality of people’s lives, […]

Mario Kart 8 is an Enormous Success for Nintendo

Mario Kart 8 is an Enormous Success for Nintendo

Before Mario Kart 8 was released, there were certainly concerns about Nintendo’s addition to the current generation of consoles. In all ways the Wii U was floundering; with only a handful of new titles to shift units and third party developers shunning them as usual, things looked bleak for the former giants of the video games industry. However recently Nintendo has released data that shows favourable figures. 2.82 million copies […]

Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Gets Tomodachi Life and Paper Mario Stages

Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Gets Tomodachi Life and Paper Mario Stages

While it may have been delayed into the beginning of Fall, a stream of new content for Super Smash Bros. continues to flow from Nintendo’s outlets, whether it’s official releases, YouTube, or through Masahiro Sakurai and the Miiverse. While both the console and handheld versions of the upcoming brawler will feature the same cast of characters, several stages will be unique to both platforms. Late last week, game director Masahiro […]

Goron Warrior Returns in Hyrule Warrior Trailer

Goron Warrior Returns in Hyrule Warrior Trailer

After Princess Ruto’s splashing performance, another Legend of Zelda character, formally known as “Darunia”  with a rocky attitude, emerges and causes a rocky avalanche of destruction, throwing numerous skeletons in all directions. In his hammering debut, this Goron leader also features his signature ability; this rolling technique enables this phenomenal warrior to travel through various terrains at a very fast pace, while penetrating through and beyond enemy lines. When standing […]

NES Remix Is Going Disc-Based

NES Remix Is Going Disc-Based

Both NES Remix and NES Remix 2 are to release as discs in the US, according to a tweet from Nintendo of America, as follows: NES Remix Pack – a physical version of both #NESRemix and NES Remix 2 – is coming to stores this holiday season. http://t.co/w3WYQPG6IT — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) July 26, 2014 NES Remix is essentially emulated NES titles you more than likely will recognise, including […]

Twitch Plays Pokemon X – July 27th: Streaming Now!

Twitch Plays Pokemon X – July 27th: Streaming Now!

Sorry folks, no praising the helix fossil in this one. Though perhaps Bird Jesus will be making an awaited return. And if you haven’t heard of the famed Twitch Plays Pokemon, you must not have been around for its popularity explosion earlier this year. Taking the Internet by storm, Twitch Plays Pokemon is a channel on Twitch.tv that allows you to play cooperatively (or not so cooperatively) with tons of […]

Creepy Hyrule Warriors Video: Introducing Ruto Trailer

Creepy Hyrule Warriors Video: Introducing Ruto Trailer

Nintendo, Koei Tecmo Games, and others are welcoming another familiar character to Hyrule Warriors and its growing cast in an unusual approach; this opening character trailer appears rather unexpectedly creepy when Princess Ruto (a female Zuro from the single-player Legend of Zelda franchise) is completely sitting down in a bench posture, but her grown body continues to move across the ground at the same time. Adding more to this eerie scene, […]

Top 10 games that prove mobile gaming can work

Top 10 games that prove mobile gaming can work

I was raised on PCs, my father was a computer engineer so there was always a PC around. The first game I really played that I remember was Doom back in 1996. I don’t really play that many console games, not because I believe in being part of the PC master race, a term coined really by Ben ‘Yahtzee’ Croshaw. It’s purely because I’m lazy. I like being able to […]

The Official Launch of Master Reboot on Nintendo Wii U – 24th July 2014

The Official Launch of Master Reboot on Nintendo Wii U – 24th July 2014

If you’re looking for a game with a mix of exploration, action and puzzles the Master Reboot could be what you’re looking for. Set across a variety of 34 unique and haunting environments, this first person adventure will see players delve into the Soul Cloud. The Soul Cloud is a land of computer generated islands, every island houses the soul of a departed member. It’s a place to retain a […]

Wii U Latest Update: System Transfers and Wii Remote Enabled Shopping

Wii U Latest Update: System Transfers and Wii Remote Enabled Shopping

Wii U has made some major changes on the console interface recently. Considering the Wii U is one of the most interactive systems next to the Kinect, it’s nice to see that Nintendo is utilizing it’s technological capabilities. They’re going to be including a few new changes to the latest update, including Wii U to Wii U system transfers, which will allow players to transfer save data, Mii’s, user settings, […]