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Rumor: Gamestop Buying Amiibo From Other Retailers to Re-Sell

January 30, 2015, 6:15 pm | news | 5 comment(s)

Disclaimer: First things first, this is just a rumor! Please take whatever you read in this post with a massive lump of salt, as it may very well not be true. Some

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Apex 2015: Hotel Roof Caves in on the Biggest Smash Tournament Ever

January 30, 2015, 5:01 pm | news | 4 comment(s)

Apex 2015, the biggest Super Smash Bros. tournament ever, was evacuated after the venue's roof collapsed. But then, the community rose to the occasion.

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What Happens If Nintendo's New IPs Fail?

January 30, 2015, 2:32 pm | article | 16 comment(s)

For years, Nintendo heard complaints that even though it created some of the best games in the whole gaming industry, it failed to take any huge risks into new genres or new franchises.

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Junichi Masuda Explains Where the Idea of the Hoenn Region Came From

January 30, 2015, 1:40 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

In recent interview with Junichi Masuda, the director of Pokemon, the creator revealed where he got the idea of the Hoenn region from. In short, the location was inspired by Masuda's trips

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Sega to Relocate, Lay Off Employees

January 30, 2015, 1:34 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

Today, Sega announced a large amount of news concerning its corporate restructure in both America and Japan. In America, the Sega branch will re-locate from San Francisco to a location in Southern California.

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Xenoblade Chronicles X "Barely" Fits on a Wii U Disc

January 29, 2015, 4:46 pm | news | 17 comment(s)

Xenoblade Chronicles X is shaping up to be an epic RPG experience, but just how big is the game and the world within it? Well, according Producer Shingo Kawabata, the answer would be: pretty

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Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Could Be Sakurai's Final Game

January 29, 2015, 12:49 pm | news | 19 comment(s)

In Masahiro Sakurai's Famitsu column,  the creator and director of the Smash Bros. series answered some fan questions. Translated by Kotaku, one of the more interesting ones wrote to Sakurai, "It sounds like development of Smash Bros. was

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Nintendo To Share Revenue with Youtube Content Creators

January 29, 2015, 12:41 pm | news | 3 comment(s)

Nintendo has announced a Youtube partner program for those who produce content based on the company's games. Currently, the program is in a Beta, with a full release planned for this may.

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Nintendo Releases 2014 Million Sellers List

January 29, 2015, 12:24 pm | news | 5 comment(s)

Nintendo has released a list of the twelve titles that it has published that sold more than a million units in 2014. In total, roughly half the titles were new releases in 2014,

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Here Is Nintendo's 2015 Release Schedule

January 29, 2015, 12:05 pm | news | 26 comment(s)

Nintendo has revealed its release schedule for 2015. This chronological schedule includes the vast majority of games that the company has announced so far on both the 3DS and Wii U. Keep in

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Iwata: "Wii U is Not Over Yet"; More Unannounced Titles for Wii U Coming

January 28, 2015, 8:16 pm | news | 50 comment(s)

While the Wii U may have gotten a rocky start, it appears that all is well in the land of Nintendo right now. With the company reporting impressive earnings so far in

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Amiibo Compatibility Chart Shows All Games That Support Amiibo

January 28, 2015, 2:32 pm | news | 3 comment(s)

The chart details which amiibo work with which games, and what kind of effects they can have.

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Media Create (1/19-1/25): Kirby Wii U Sells 30k at Launch in Japan

January 28, 2015, 9:00 am | news | 2 comment(s)

The most recent sales data out of Japan has been released, with Nintendo's release of Kirby spending its first week on the sales chart. Kirby and the Rainbow Curse debuted in 3rd

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Nintendo Has Made More Than $250 Million So Far This Fiscal Year

January 28, 2015, 8:54 am | news | 10 comment(s)

During its Q3 financial earnings call today, Nintendo revealed several figures regarding its sales during the holiday, and throughout its fiscal year so far. During the holiday, Nintendo hit net sales of $2.3

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Mario Kart 8 Sold Nearly 5 Million, Smash and Pokemon Also Huge!

January 28, 2015, 8:39 am | news | 1 comment(s)

In Nintendo's recent financials meeting, the company revealed the sales figures for a large number of its major first party software released recently. Leading the pack was Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.

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