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

January 29, 2015, 4:46 pm | news | 13 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 | 1 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 | 4 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 | 23 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 | 43 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 | 7 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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Here's How Many Wii U and 3DS Units Were Sold This Holiday

January 28, 2015, 8:32 am | news | 3 comment(s)

During Nintendo's fiscal meeting today, the company announced how many units its hardware sold during Q3 of its financial year, ranging from October 1st to December 31st of 2014. The Wii U

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Nintendo Rated "Best Publisher" of 2014 According to Metacritic

January 27, 2015, 3:52 pm | news | 7 comment(s)

According to Metacritic, Nintendo took the very first place spot amongst publishers in 2014, moving up three spots from fourth the year before. In fact, Nintendo was the only "major" game publisher to

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UK Retailer: Wii U Has "Respectable" Install Base in UK

January 27, 2015, 3:44 pm | news | 2 comment(s)

In a recent statement, Mike Fethers, a representative of the UK Retailer "The Hut," commented that he believes that the Wii U has reached a "respectable" install base in the UK. Historically,

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Why Nintendo Keeps Pokemon On Handhelds

January 27, 2015, 12:36 pm | news | 43 comment(s)

In an interview with Kotaku UK, the director of the Pokemon series Junichi Masuda says he is adamant about Pokemon's main series staying on handhelds. There are different types of people out there - people who

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Hyrule Warriors Ships 1 Million Units Worldwide

January 27, 2015, 9:16 am | news | 9 comment(s)

Today, it was announced that Hyrule Warriors has shipped one million units in all territories, including Europe, North America, and Japan. This would be quite the impressive feat, as one million units shipped

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