Get the history of Splatoon in the latest ‘Iwata Asks’

Get the history of Splatoon in the latest ‘Iwata Asks’

In the most recent ‘Iwata Asks’, the president of Nintendo’s Q&A feature, he sat down with five of Splatoon’s head designers and got a more in depth look at the development at the title. Having brainstormed for 6 months, the team thought up about seventy ideas for a new game. Obviously, they had to break that large number down and eventually went with the concept of inking a stage to […]

Is Mobile gaming the future of gaming.

Is Mobile gaming the future of gaming.

 The start of a new era Recently we are hearing a lot of news that video game companies are focusing on mobile, one company after the other are announcing their focus shift on mobile, we have read news like Square Enix focusing on mobile, Konami making mobile their main platform and Nintendo launching five titles on mobile. With the release of these news some gamers might ask, is this good […]

Harvest Moon:The Lost Valley Launches on Australian 3DS

Harvest Moon:The Lost Valley Launches on Australian 3DS

Harvest Moon the famous Farming RPG that started it all for farming games will release its 3DS title in Australia. Harvest Moon: The lost valley 3DS will be released on Australia on June 20th following the United States release November last year, An Exclusive by Nintendolife. The previous Harvest Moon series is a game developed by Marvelous AQL but this time it will be by the Company Tabot. Harvest Moon […]

Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata, to Not Attend E3 2015

Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata, to Not Attend E3 2015

Nintendo has announced that Satoru Iwata, president of the company, will not be attending this year’s E3 event. In a statement released to IGN, Nintendo stated that Iwata would not be attending E3 2015 due to business matters requiring his attention, but that Shigeru Miyamoto would be present during the event. The following is the full statement Nintendo released: “Nintendo’s focus for E3 this year will be showcasing the many […]

Nintendo to bring new and exciting things to the mobile market

Nintendo to bring new and exciting things to the mobile market

In their most recent financial briefing with investors, Nintendo has stated that when making mobile games, they will not be imitators and follow the same strategies as developers have done in the past.  Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, explained that in the past when smartphones and mobile games were new it was easier to gain a profit by making the same things. With new competition such as big developers and AAA […]

Nintendo gives players one hour of Splatoon before launch

Nintendo gives players one hour of Splatoon before launch

Did you miss out on the Splatoon demo that took place May 8th and 9th? Don’t worry too much, because Nintendo is doing it again before the game’s official release on May 29th. Only this time, your window may be shorter than you thought.  NintendoLife reported today that on Saturday, May 23rd at 3:00 p.m. PT/ 6:00 p.m. ET Wii U owners will get one more hour of online, paint […]

Kingdom Hearts Unchained X is going to mobile

Kingdom Hearts Unchained X is going to mobile

Kingdom Hearts: One of Square Enix top franchise, goes mobile. Kingdom hearts one of the top games of Square Enix is now going to mobile. Square Enix Announced this week that the new Kingdom Hearts title will be free to play with in-game purchases and it will be release later this year in japan, an exclusive from Gamesbeat. This is just a start from the announcement of Square Enix focus […]

Silver Mario Amiibo Is Not Exclusive

Silver Mario Amiibo Is Not Exclusive

Straight from Nintendo, the upcoming silver Mario amiibo, due May 29 in the US, will not be an exclusive figure. Nintendo is officially saying that, “major retailers nationwide and their respective online destinations.” This is quite different from the Gold amiibo, which was a Wal-mart exclusive, as well as… well, many other amiibo being store exclusives, including Ness from Earthbound, a game that’s a cult hit at best in the US and […]

Nintendo World Championship Returns!

Nintendo World Championship Returns!

The legendary video game competition Nintendo World Championship was just recently announced to be making a comeback at this year’s E3. President of Nintendo, Reggie Fils-Aime spoke about Nintendo’s presence at E3 this year since it was not planning on making any major announcements regarding new consoles or franchises, the company instead deciding to bring back the incredibly popular 1990 competition for 2015. While Nintendo has had a few small […]

Dragon Quest VIII is going to Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Quest VIII is going to Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Quest VIII from Square Enix will be re-release for Nintendo 3DS Dragon Quest VIII one of the famous RPG’s from Square Enix is now going to Nintendo an Exclusive from Nintendolife. Dragon Quest VIII is a turn based combat RPG that was originally released for playstation 2 back in 2004 and on mobile devices last December, With the cell shaded graphics and dragon ball like appearance of characters, Dragon […]