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New Super Mario Bros. U: The Overlooked Masterpiece

September 30, 2015, 7:25 pm | article | 8 comment(s)

New Super Mario Bros. U is just a needless rehash, right? Wrong! Could New Super Mario Bros. U be a masterpiece that has been unfairly dismissed?

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Metroid: Other M - 5 Years Later

August 31, 2015, 12:00 am | article | 110 comment(s)

It didn't have to be this way.  Not really. The launch of the first proper third-person 3D entry in the adventures of Samus Aran (as opposed to Metroid Prime's first-person 3D adventures) could have turned out

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No Console is an Island

August 28, 2015, 7:34 pm | article | 11 comment(s)

Is Nintendo making a console that dominates its generation in every way possible or even desirable? Maybe all systems need companions.

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Super Mario Maker Correction: "Dozens" of Sample Courses on Disc

August 3, 2015, 4:50 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Nintendo's UK website has updated the amount of sample levels in Super Mario Maker, scaling back the amount to dozens.

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Nintendo Stock Surges After Return to Profit

July 30, 2015, 3:09 pm | news | 6 comment(s)

Nintendo stock surges with the largest single day increase in months.

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Retrovolution: The Maturation of Indie Platformers

July 21, 2015, 8:06 pm | article | 6 comment(s)

Independent platformers may often try to bring us back to the past, but have they also been moving forward?

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Not Only Themselves: What Went Wrong With Wii U

June 30, 2015, 7:01 pm | article | 71 comment(s)

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

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Why, Why, Why?! Dat Japanese Technology, Tho.

June 24, 2015, 3:05 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

Japanese technology. Those two words mean a myriad of things for anyone who knows anything about what the Japanese fiddle with when it comes to electronics tech over there. They even have robot teachers!... Which

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Wii U's Future: Games, Not Press Conferences, Are What Matter

June 16, 2015, 6:10 pm | article | 65 comment(s)

The Nintendo Digital Event may have disappointed, but Wii U won't this holiday season.

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Nintendo of America Offering Another Splatoon Global Testfire

May 15, 2015, 11:35 am | news | 6 comment(s)

The Splatoon Global Testfire was a rousing success, with the game getting lots of mainstream and fan attention. The "pick up and play" style of gameplay mixed with deeper strategies led to the game shooting

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It's Goin' Down — Here's Nintendo's E3 2015 Plans

May 13, 2015, 12:16 pm | news | 17 comment(s)

The Bullet Bills are armed and ready.

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Checkout the Splatoon "Squid Kid" Commercial

May 12, 2015, 5:58 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Marketing mayhem.

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Here's a Roundup of Details on Splatoon's Singleplayer Campaign

May 12, 2015, 2:09 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Let the solo inking commence.

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Rumor: Paper Mario Coming to Wii U, Developed by Intelligent Systems

May 11, 2015, 1:25 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

Disclaimer: Take this news with a giant lump of salt, as there is no confirmation that this could be true. According to a recent rumor, Paper Mario is currently in development on the Wii U

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Sonic Boom Sold 620K Units Across Wii U and 3DS Combined

May 11, 2015, 11:12 am | news | 14 comment(s)

Sonic Boom:Rise of Lyric may have been a critical failure for the Wii U, and Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal wasn't much better, but that didn't stop the Sonic faithful from supporting a new game with

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