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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Hits Wii U VC Tomorrow

July 1, 2015, 10:02 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

The Wii U Virtual Console is getting a huge title added to it tomorrow: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. This N64 classic will be available starting July 2nd and will be available for

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Dark Pit Amiibo Will Not Have Pre-Orders

July 1, 2015, 4:45 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

Those that hoped to pick up a Dark Pit Amiibo pre-order before its launch day will be out of luck, as Bestbuy confirmed today that the new amiibo will not be available for pre-order

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Nintendo Explains Why They Don't Usually Release Games in the Summer

July 1, 2015, 3:41 pm | news | 31 comment(s)

Most video game companies seem to be a bit slow when the Summer rolls around for releasing video games, Nintendo included. In a recent interview, Nintendo's Senior Director of Corporate Communications Charlie Scibetta explained why Nintendo

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Rodea the Sky Soldier Gets Official Gameplay Trailer

July 1, 2015, 1:56 pm | news | 12 comment(s)

One of the few third-party offerings on the Wii U this year is Rodea the Sky Soldier, which is coming to the Wii U and 3DS on October 13th in North America. Created by Yuji

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Senran Kagura 2 Still "On Track" for August Release

July 1, 2015, 1:29 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

According to an update on the official website, Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson is still "on track" for an August release. The game has entered Nintendo lotcheck and will receive an official release date

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Miiverse Will See Huge Changes Later This Summer

July 1, 2015, 12:02 pm | news | 5 comment(s)

According to a new page on Nintendo's Miiverse page, the free service will see some large changes later this summer. These changes will drastically change Miiverse in some areas, while also introducing several new

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Nintendo Reveals Plans for San Diego Comic Con

July 1, 2015, 11:48 am | news | 1 comment(s)

Through a press release today, Nintendo announced its plans for the San Diego Comic Con. First of all, the company will have several of its un-released games available to play in the Nintendo Gaming Lounge. Nintendo

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Japan: Fire Emblem Fates Dominates, Sells 346k Units in the First Week

July 1, 2015, 11:41 am | news | 8 comment(s)

The latest numbers from Media Creates have been released, and Nintendo had an excellent week in Japan. Fire Emblem Fates sold 260,000 single units and 43,000 dual-packs, meaning that the game sold a total

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It's Official: Dark Pit Amiibo is a BestBuy Exclusive

July 1, 2015, 10:19 am | news | 25 comment(s)

According to an updated listingon BestBuy's official website, the Dark Pit Amiibo will be a Bestbuy exclusive. The Dark Pit Amiibo is part of the first batch of wave 5 amiibo, which includes both Dark Pit

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Reggie: "Trust Us" On Metroid Prime: Federation Force

July 1, 2015, 1:40 am | news | 3 comment(s)

In a recent interview with Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime, the executive asked fans to trust Nintendo with Metroid Prime: Federation Force, saying that many that did not have the chance to try

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No Female Link in Zelda: Triforce Heroes - Nintendo Explains Why

July 1, 2015, 1:31 am | news | 5 comment(s)

In a recent interview with the director of Zelda: Triforce Heroes, Hiromasa Shikata, the designer pointed out that the game will not have a female playable option. He also pointed out that he believed that

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Here Are The Two Amiibo Included in Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival

July 1, 2015, 1:23 am | news | 2 comment(s)

Hidden within their E3 assets, Nintendo revealed the two amiibo figurines that will be included with Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival when the game launches this fall. The two amiibo included are both dogs found

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Not Only Themselves: What Went Wrong With Wii U

June 30, 2015, 7:01 pm | article | 63 comment(s)

Wii U had plenty of factors working against it, but were all of them really Nintendo's fault?

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Metroid Prime: Federation Forces Promises to Be More Than "Just a FPS"

June 30, 2015, 5:25 pm | news | 13 comment(s)

Metroid Prime: Federation Forces has been the topic of a lot of discussion with both Nintendo and Metroid fans. After the initial disappointment wore off from it not being a traditional Metroid Prime game, people

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Shovel Knight Physical Copy Confirmed; Megaton Announcement Teased for Nintendo Fans

June 30, 2015, 3:25 pm | news | 12 comment(s)

Shovel Knight is one of the greatest success stories of an indie transcending into mainstream with Shovel Knight, as our little knight managed to become a household name instead of just another indie character. The

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