Why & Where You Should Buy a Splatoon Amiibo

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*+-Nintendo’s Splatoon video game is a surprisingly popular topic of discussion these days. A lot of that discussion centers on the core mechanics of the game. A vocal few feel that the game isn’t as complete as it should be. Others laud Nintendo for taking the third-player shooter genre and making an experience than anyone […]

Splatoon: 5 Fun Things to Know

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*+-Huge video game launches usually come in a few different flavors. First, there’s the first-person shooter franchises with tons of explosions and multiplayer experiences that’ll make you wish you had more time to play video game instead of study. Then there are the games that come out of nowhere and are so much fun you can’t […]

Wii U Killer Game Splatoon Gets Another Beta

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*+-There’s another free Splatoon play session coming for those anxious to check out Nintendo’s upcoming arena battle game ahead of release. Nintendo of America, confirmed another online session for Splatoon in a message this week on its public Twitter account. According to the message, this latest Splatoon beta of sorts will begin on May 23rd. […]

No Amiibo Stock Relief in Sight

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*+-Nintendo doesn’t seem to have any good news for those looking for Amiibo stock during the remain spring and summer months. In recent statements it confirms that it’s trying to better handle the Amiibo stock situation, but it’s also noting that new factors could make the figurine shortage even worse for buyers. Comments about the […]

Free Splatoon for Wii U Arrives for One Weekend Only

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*+-With the Splatoon release set for later this month, video game maker Nintendo is giving gamers any and every opportunity to find out everything they need to know about the new multiplayer shooter. This morning Nintendo announced a free Splatoon demo for anyone who owns one of its Wii U consoles. Nintendo revealed the free […]

Suprise Splatoon Wii U Bundle Release Details Arrive  

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*+-With the launch of Splatoon just weeks away, Nintendo is making it easier than ever for gamers to get their hands on everything they need to get going. This morning Nintendo revealed the Splatoon Wii U Bundle, an all-in-one package for anyone looking to pick up the game on May 29th. Announced officially in a […]

New Amiibo Pre-Order Frustrate Buyers as Big Sales Arrive

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*+-It’s only been two days since Nintendo, makers of the Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS, announced a wave of new Amiibo figures for use in their latest games, but already excitement is high. Video games and children’s retailer Toys R Us is now taking new Amiibo pre-orders and slashing prices on the Amiibo figures […]

New Amiibo Characters and Release Date Details Revealed  

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*+-It seems Nintendo has no problem stoking the fires of the Amiibo character craze sweeping across America, Japan and most other places in between. Late yesterday the company announced new Amiibo characters launching soon and detailed a new form of a Amiibo that’ll likely prove even more popular with New Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U buyers […]

5 Nintendo iPhone Games We Want in 2015

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*+-This week, Nintendo finally did the inevitable. For years the company maintained that it was fine with the mobile gaming empire it’d built on the back of handheld consoles like the Nintendo 3DS and the GameBoy. Nintendo’s leadership didn’t have a problem with smartphone games, but the company seemed to have no appreciation for the […]

Best Nintendo 3DS Black Friday 2014 Deals

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*+-Nintendo’s video game consoles have been a sort of enigma this last decade or so. Whenever you hear someone discussing gaming in the living room, it’s always Sony and Microsoft that get mentioned the most, despite Nintendo’s Wii U gaming console launching a year ahead of everyone else. The Wii U’s final chapter hasn’t been […]

GameBoy Emulator for iPhone Is Back, No Jailbreak Required

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*+-You may remember when GBA4iOS snuck its way into the iTunes App Store using a loophole, and then was eventually released outside of the App Store once it was quickly patched up by Apple. With the release of iOS 8.1, GBA4iOS was once again patched up and wouldn’t work with iPhones, but that’s once again […]

Zelda: Majora’s Mask for 3DS Release Announced

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*+-Nintendo announced the new Zelda: Majora’s Mask release this morning, a remake of the popular Nintendo 64 game upgraded and re-made for handhelds.  Although Nintendo refuses to jump over to tablets and smartphones, this is exciting news for gamers who fondly remember playing Zelda: Majora’s Mask on the N64, with the expansion pack.  Instead of looking for […]

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Video Packs 50 Amazing Extras

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*+-With the holiday season quickly approaching and video game consoles from rivals picking up exclusive titles, Nintendo is heavily promoting its own weapon to win the holiday buying season. This week the company didn’t just talk about 50 features, changes and upgrades buyers of Super Smash Bros for Wii U can’t expect. It packed them […]

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Release Date Arrives

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*+-Nintendo, makers of the Wii U gaming console, have revealed that Super Smash Bros. Wii U’s final release date in North America and around the world – and that’s only the beginning. Super Smash Bros. Wii U’s release date in the United States is November 21st. Nintendo announced that release date along with a slew […]

New Nintendo 3DS Clears Release Hurdle in U.S.

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*+-Nintendo, long time makers of video game consoles for the living room and those that fit in a pocket, is apparently wasting no time in prepping for the launch of the new Nintendo 3DS handheld it unveiled earlier this year. This morning the new Nintendo 3DS appeared in a filing with the FCC ahead of […]

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Review is Too Funny to Miss

Conan reviews Super Smash Bros for Wii U well ahead of the holiday 2014 release.

*+-The Super Smash Bros for Wii U release date isn’t due until the holiday season, but the first Super Smash Bros for Wii U review is already live, with a hilarious look at the characters, gameplay and levels. Even though the 9-minute Super Smash Bros for Wii U video only includes about five minutes of actual gameplay, you get […]

Star Fox for Wii U is on Its Way

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*+-Nintendo is about to pull out one of the biggest cult hits of all to bolster sales for the Wii U: Star Fox. A new story filed earlier this week and mistakenly posted by Time just before Nintendo’s video press conference reveals the full story behind Star Fox for Wii U. Instead of using the […]

Super Smash Bros Wii U Comes to Life with Skylanders-like Figurines

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*+-Nintendo’s Wii U hasn’t been selling as well as the Xbox One and PS4. As such, Nintendo has vowed to do whatever it takes to attract and keep users interested in the console and it appears that includes adding NFC-equipped figures like those created for the Skylanders series of games to Super Smash Bros for […]

Mario Kart 8 Demos Coming to GameStop on May 17th

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*+-Shoppers will be able to play Mario Kart 8, the latest rendition of the arcade racer, at GameStop on May 17th and May 18th. That’s roughly two weeks, before the game’s release for the Wii U. News concerning the early play sessions surfaced this morning after MyNintendoNews received information about Nintendo loading the game on […]

E3 2014: 3 Big Trends to Look For

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*+-Soon the world will watch as Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo all battle for the attention of gamers. Make no mistake, the stakes for each company at the Electronic Entertainment Expo couldn’t possible be any higher. Microsoft goes into this year’s event in a much weaker position than it has in years past. Last year the company […]