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Super Mario Bros. Inducted Into The World Video Game Hall of Fame

by Peter Paltridgeon June 4, 2015
The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY has announced the first six inductees for its brand-new World Video Game Hall of Fame, and Super Mario Bros. is one of those six. Final entrants were decided on by a committee of journalists, scholars and video game industry members. The other inductees included Pong, Pac-Man, […]
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Revelations From The Nintendo Direct Micro Video

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2015
“Micro” meaning 17 minutes as opposed to the usual 30, and also meaning Nintendo’s marketing director Bill Trinen has been shrunk to 2/3 an amiibo’s size. For those who took a peek at the Nintendo Direct released for Japan yesterday, this new English version mentions most of the same games and confirms their localization for […]

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Don't Starve While You Shoot Squid Ink On Rival Turf In This Week's Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 28, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, Splatoon is finally out! Go spray-happy in Inkopolis as you compete against rival teams in crazy-fun online matches! And the PC hit Don’t Starve makes its Wii U debut in deluxe form with the Giant Edition! Buy and get a second digital copy of Don’t Starve that you can […]
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Don't Forget Splatoon Tomorrow

by Peter Paltridgeon May 28, 2015
Tomorrow is May 29th, which also happens to be the day Splatoon is released for the Wii U. In order to condense all the basic facts about the game for those who still don’t know much about it, Nintendo has released this FAQ sheet. Check it out below… You can probably ignore the amiibo part […]

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Swords, Puzzles, Dragons and Soldiers In This Week's Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 21, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, The Puzzle and Dragons combo pack has arrived at the eShop. For $29.99 you get Puzzle & Dragons Z plus a second Puzzle & Dragons starring Mario and everything that has to do with Mario. Don’t forget if you’re skeptical about how casual the game looks, you can try […]
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Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon Announced For 3DS

by Peter Paltridgeon May 21, 2015
Nintendo formally announced today the coming of the next title in the Pokemon Mystery Dungeon series, Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon, available in physical and digital form for your 3DS in the winter of 2015. Nintendo stated “In Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, players will battle alongside Legendary and Mythical Pokémon to save the world in a […]

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Nintendo 3DS Gains Both Puzzles And Dragons, Plus Mario

by Peter Paltridgeon May 20, 2015
In two days, Nintendo’s combo pack of Puzzle & Dragons Z and Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Edition will arrive in stores and the Nintendo eShop. Puzzle & Dragons needs little explanation: it’s a typical example of the match-3 puzzle genre that continues to be reborn in different forms and brand names, yet with an […]
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The Titans Attack In This Week's Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 14, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, the Attack on Titan game Humanity in Chains reaches Western shores. Take control of Eren, Mikasa and the rest of the Scout Regiment on your 3DS as you defend mankind’s last stronghold from freakish giants with a taste for human meat. New Super Mario Bros. becomes the latest DS […]

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How To Get The Silver Mario Amiibo

by Peter Paltridgeon May 14, 2015
Several months back, the existence of gold and silver versions of the Mario amiibo were leaked. Nintendo fans freaked out: Amiibo collecting was about to get worse, not better! While it sort of did get worse, it wasn’t the blingy Mario’s fault. The gold Mario turned out to be a Walmart exclusive, but it wasn’t […]
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From The Makers of Pushmo And Crashmo Comes....Stretchmo!

by Peter Paltridgeon May 14, 2015
First there was Pushmo, the pushing, pulling puzzler that took the world by storm when it was released on the Nintendo eShop in 2011. Then came Crashmo, the equally popular sequel. Now Nintendo introduces Stretchmo, the third game in the series with more content than ever, and for the first time, multiple payment options! As […]