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Nintendo Offers Unrivaled Value and Variety This Holiday Season

Nintendo Offers Unrivaled Value and Variety This Holiday Season

Nintendo Offers Unrivaled Value and Variety This Holiday Season with Lower Wii U Price, Zelda Wii U Bundle and New Nintendo 2DS Portable details inside..

inFocus – Mario and Luigi: Dream Team

inFocus – Mario and Luigi: Dream Team

The Mario and Luigi games have been around for a long time. Since the Gameboy Advance we’ve been getting iterations on the Nintendo handhelds and they’ve been one of my personal favorites for the RPGs for just as long. The release of Dream Team marks the 4th entry into the long running franchise, but does it match up the quality of the last three games?

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Specs: Memory, Game Disc Size, Pricing and Release Dates!

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Specs: Memory, Game Disc Size, Pricing and Release Dates!

Nintendo had it’s Wii U preview event earlier today in New York City and they revealed some details that you’ll be very interested to hear. Much of the information relates to memory and the game disc, but a release date and pricing has been announced…

inFocus – New Super Mario Bros. 2 Review

inFocus – New Super Mario Bros. 2 Review

In our next inFocus Review, we put New Super Mario Bros. 2 under the Lens.You probably know what you’re getting into if you pick up NSMB2, but you may be surprised and what a change the focus on coins can make. Jump inside for our take…

Incredible Mario-inspired Yo-Yo Routine

Incredible Mario-inspired Yo-Yo Routine

Don’t ask how we found this but you need to check this out!  Here’s Japan’s Taka Hasegawa’s spectacularly zany Mario-inspired (or perhaps that should be Luigi-inspired) yo-yo routine. So what are you waiting for, Jump inside to see the video!

Nintendo’s E3 press conference doesn’t reveal Wii U specs or price

Nintendo’s E3 press conference doesn’t reveal Wii U specs or price

Well, Nintendo’s E3 press conference is come and gone and while the company has updated their Wii U site with some specifics, the details on the console’s graphics card, processor and price are still a mystery.

Nintendo announces Wii U Pro Controller, new Mario game revealed

Nintendo announces Wii U Pro Controller, new Mario game revealed

During a special Nintendo Direct Wii U presentation today, the big N revealed a brand new controller for the upcoming Wii U console…

Wii U graphically not as capable as PS3 and Xbox 360, say developers

Wii U graphically not as capable as PS3 and Xbox 360, say developers

According to a recent report, the Nintendo Wii U will have less power then both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. One developer even says the system just doesn’t have as many shaders to work with and “it’s not as capable”. More after the jump.

Pachter on Nintendo and Wii U: “I think they’re dead anyway” [Updated]

At the end of a recent keynote, Video game analyst for Wedbush Morgan Securities, Michael Pachter, fielded questions about the industry, Nintendo as a company and their upcoming console the Wii U. A company Pacther says is “in disarray,”…

Nintendo confirms 2012 worldwide release for Wii U

Nintendo confirms 2012 worldwide release for Wii U

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata told reporters on Thursday that his company’s upcoming console, the Wii U, is still on track for a Holiday 2012 release. Iwata promises “sufficient software” will be available for the console at launch.

Nintendo’s Miyamoto Stepping Down to work on Smaller Games [Updated]

Shigeru Miyamoto has announced he will be stepping down from his current position as head of game design at Nintendo to work on smaller titles. Maiyamoto has created some of the most original and rich franchises the industry has ever seen with Super Mario Bros and The Legend of Zelda being the most popular.

Rumored Nintendo Wii U Specs: 3GHz Quad Core, 768 MB of DRAM

Rumored Nintendo Wii U Specs: 3GHz Quad Core, 768 MB of DRAM

New Wii U rumors regarding the specs of the system are floating around the Internet today. What’s interesting is that these rumored specs are said to come from a Japanese developer that is currently working on porting a game from the PS3 to the Wii U.

Nintendo announces Xenoblade Chronicles is coming to North America

Nintendo announces Xenoblade Chronicles is coming to North America

It looks like all the pestering and petitions have worked, Xenoblade Chronicles is coming to North America on the Nintendo Wii. Jump inside for the details.

PETA targets Mario for murder

PETA targets Mario for murder

Animal rights group PETA claims Mario promotes skinning of animals with his Tanooki Suit.  Here are a few quotes that speak out against Nintendo’s legendary trademark plumber straight from their website.

Michael Pachter: Wii U ‘not quite next generation’

Michael Pachter: Wii U ‘not quite next generation’

The Wii U is new, it’s different, it’s ambitious, but is it “next generation”? If you ask Michael Pachter, the answer is “not quite”.

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Gets Golden Wii Remote Bundle

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Gets Golden Wii Remote Bundle

In what will surely be one of the last big named titles released for the Nintendo Wii, Nintendo has announced that The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword will be getting a special collector’s edition bundle when the game is released on November 20th. See what the CE includes after the jump.

New Wii loses backwards compatibility For GameCube

New Wii loses backwards compatibility For GameCube

According to eurogamer.net Nintendo has cut the backwards compatibility from the new Wii redesign. Nintendo has confirmed The new-look Wii redesign will no longer support GameCube games or hardware.

Xenoblade Chronicles Gameplay Videos & How You Can Help Get The Game To America

Xenoblade Chronicles Gameplay Videos & How You Can Help Get The Game To America

Xenoblade Chronicles is the Latest game from Monolith Soft, the creators of the entire Xenogears Saga. The game was released over a year ago and Japan for the Wii,  and was just recently given a release date in Europe. Sadly however, there are no plans on the game being released in North America, but “Operation Rainfall” is hoping to change that…

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link was almost a SNES Game

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link was almost a SNES Game

Often called the “odd ball game” in the incredible Legend of Zelda series, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link for the NES was almost developed on the Super Nintendo, and with polygons…

Wii U ‘arriving 2 years too late’, has ‘dumbest name ever’ – Michael Pachter

Wii U ‘arriving 2 years too late’, has ‘dumbest name ever’ – Michael Pachter

Michael Pachter, games industry analyst at Wedbush Securities, gave his opinion on last week’s E3 in his latest investor note. Jump in to see what he had to say about the Wii U.

Nintendo Confirms: No GameCube Compatibility For Wii U

Nintendo Confirms: No GameCube Compatibility For Wii U

Here’s one thing the Nintendo Wii U console won’t do…

Miyamoto on Wii U Controllers: “you can use one with a system”

Miyamoto on Wii U Controllers: “you can use one with a system”

Information about Nintendo’s new system is slow to come in, but hey, at least its coming in.

Iwata on the Price of Wii U: “This Is Not Going to Be Cheap”

Iwata on the Price of Wii U: “This Is Not Going to Be Cheap”

Well we weren’t expecting expecting the Wii U to be “cheap”, but just how much will the new system cost? Step inside to read a few quotes from Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata.

Zelda Wii U Off-Screen E3 Footage Impresses

Zelda Wii U Off-Screen E3 Footage Impresses

Even in off-screen footage, Link has never looked better then he does in HD on the Wii U. Check out the videos inside and see for yourself.

Ghost Recon: Online Wii U Gameplay Trailer

Ghost Recon: Online Wii U Gameplay Trailer

Ubisoft looks to be fully on-board the Wii U boat. Not only did “Wii” get a  Killer Freaks from Outer Space trailer (a Wii U exclusive game), the developer has also released a new trailer for Ghost Recon Online for the new system. Watch it inside.