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How Do You Design A Game For Powerful Villains? Interview With Nefarious Team

August 29, 2014, 11:47 am | interview | 0 comment(s)

I caught up with the team behind Nefarious this week to talk about their villainous game and what we can expect from the final product.  They are in the process of raising funds for

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NES Remix Gets Retail Release as NES Remix Pack

August 29, 2014, 10:56 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Nintendo announced earlier today that both NES Remix and NES Remix 2 would be bundled together for retail and priced at $30.

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Bayonetta 2 NA Release Date Confirmed

August 29, 2014, 10:43 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Nintendo has announced the NA release date for Bayonetta 2.

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Nintendo Unpacks Holiday Season - Game Bundles, Amiibos, and More!

August 29, 2014, 9:08 am | news | 2 comment(s)

Are you ready for a ridiculous holiday season, Nintendo fans? If you have no idea what to do with your Wii U, if you somehow don't play your 3DS

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Shulk Confirmed for Smash Plus Site Updates

August 29, 2014, 8:50 am | news | 0 comment(s)

The star of Xenoblade Chronicles finally joins the fray! Get ready for Shulk, the Monado Blade-wielding hero, who is tested by some of Smash's greatest veterans to see if he can handle the

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Xenoblade Chronicles X To Feature Overhauled Quests, Hoping To "Become More User-Friendly"

August 28, 2014, 6:03 pm | news | 3 comment(s)

The most recent issue of UK-based video games magazine EDGE features an interview with Monolithsoft's executive producer Tetsuya Takahashi. Takahashi is currently overseeing the completion of the eagerly anticipated sequel to the Wii's mammoth

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Nintendo's 3rd Party Troubles Are Good for Everyone

August 28, 2014, 5:51 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

The source of Nintendo's 3rd party troubles can also be the source of a sustainable, innovative new market that benefits the gaming industry's health.

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Rumor: Smash Bros 3DS Bundle To Launch In North America Plus Two New Wii U Bundles

August 28, 2014, 5:00 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

North American gamers were left feeling rather jealous this time last week when Nintendo of Europe revealed a special edition 3DS XL would be launching alongside Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS

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Germany: Wii U is Second Most Popular Console, Ahead of Xbox One

August 28, 2014, 11:55 am | news | 3 comment(s)

Several reports out of German outlets are reporting that Nintendo's Wii U console is second place out of the three current-generation consoles. In fact, although the PS4 sits at 540,000 units

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Splatoon and Other Titles Came From the "Garage", More Titles Coming Soon

August 28, 2014, 10:47 am | news | 4 comment(s)

In a recent interview, Shigeru Miyamoto discussed the new Garage Development Program being run by Nintendo. In essence, this new program is a training ground for newer developers and new ideas. Many

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Aonuma Does Not Ignore Fan Reactions

August 28, 2014, 10:40 am | news | 0 comment(s)

In his recent interview with Edge Magazine, Eiji Aonuma, the director of the Zelda franchise, revealed that he does take fan reaction into account. Aonuma brings up the example of Zelda U's

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Mario Kart 8 Gets SpotPass Ad for DLC

August 28, 2014, 9:08 am | news | 3 comment(s)

In Nintendo's recent update, the company patched in a feature to the Wii U to send messages via SpotPass for gamers to see on the Gamepad. Nintendo did this when Mario Kart 8

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Miyamoto: Nintendo Staying with Dedicated Gaming Machines

August 28, 2014, 8:58 am | news | 2 comment(s)

In a recent interview with Edge, Shigeru Miyamoto talked about the importance of Nintendo creating dedicated gaming hardware for its users. He emphasized the importance of unique hardware in order to create

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Nintendo Considered Mario for Splatoon

August 28, 2014, 1:17 am | news | 1 comment(s)

In a recent interview, Shigeru Miyamoto revealed that when first developing Splatoon there were fierce debates as to whether the game would feature Mario as the main character, or whether it would

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The Castle Game Coming to Wii U Feb 2015

August 27, 2014, 10:47 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

With PAX just around the corner, there's lots of indie news in the air.  One new game that's caught our attention is The Castle Game by Neptune Interactive.  These developers are introducing a

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