Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’
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Yo-Kai Watch 2 Given US Release Date

by Peter Paltridgeon May 16, 2016
Nintendo announced today that Yo-Kai Watch 2 will be released in America for the Nintendo 3DS on September 30. Unlike the first Yo-Kai game, it’ll be coming in two different versions, subtitled “Fleshy Souls” and “Bony Spirits,” and like Pokemon they will each contain their own exclusive ghosts. Why? Yo-Kai is why. September 30 is, […]

Sail The Seas Again In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 13, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass has been added to the Wii U eShop! If you enjoyed Wind Waker (and who didn’t like Wind Waker) there’s more, provided you’re okay with pixely visuals. Originally created for the Nintendo DS, you can now search for the Phantom Hourglass on your […]

Meet Your Pokemon Sun And Moon Starters: Owl, Fire-Cat And Blue Seal

Meet Your Pokemon Sun And Moon Starters: Owl, Fire-Cat And Blue Seal

by Peter Paltridgeon May 10, 2016
This morning Nintendo and The Pokemon Company revealed the starter Pokemon that will be available to those who enter the world of Pokemon Sun and Moon this fall. If no one else told you first, they are as follows: Rowlet: The Round Owlet, as implied. Name: Rowlet Category: Grass Quill Pokémon Height: 1 ’00 “ […]

Punch ‘Em All Out In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 5, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, the company has finally tended to something they’ve neglected for a long time: the SNES portion of the Wii U’s Virtual Console. There is finally another entry in the form of Super Punch-Out!! Little Mac returns in 16-bit form to take on another championship full of colorful stereotypes. Game […]


Don’t Miss The Humble Friends Of Nintendo Bundle

by Peter Paltridgeon May 3, 2016
Last year Nintendo launched its first partnership with Humble Bundle to offer deeply discounted digital games for charity. Now they’re doing it again, and they’ve got even more titles available. The new sale launched last week, and as with last time, the number of games you can get depends on the size of your donation. […]
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Darkrai And Other Legendary Pokemon Have Now Arrived

by Peter Paltridgeon May 2, 2016
It’s a big month for Pokemon, no matter what branch of the franchise you enjoy best. There’s something new and shiny (sometimes literally shiny) for everyone throughout the month of May. You’ll be able to get the Mythical Pokemon Darkrai in modern-gen Pokemon titles for the first time by heading to Gamestop and picking up […]

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The Top 10 Most Epic Generation I Pokemon

by Todd Blackon April 29, 2016
Nintendo may not be doing so hot as a company right now, but the Pokemon franchise has never been stronger. The next generation is coming via Sun/Moon, the anime is still going on, and the original games that were recently re-released have sold over 1.5 million copies. Add that to the hopefully good Pokemon Go, […]

Nintendo Benches Seattle Mariners

by Alex Beanon April 28, 2016
When Nintendo based its American operations in the Seattle suburb of Redmond, then president Hiroshi Yamauchi decided to purchase majority ownership in the city’s Major League Baseball team – the Seattle Mariners. But with Yamauchi’s passing three years ago and his successor’s passing last year, Nintendo is getting out of the game. The official press […]


Nintendo’s Next Mobile Ventures Will Be Fire Emblem And Animal Crossing Related

by Peter Paltridgeon April 27, 2016
Nintendo had no problem selling its first mobile title, Miitomo, to the masses. Japan ate it right up, and America followed suit. What’s next? Today during their financial earnings report, Nintendo revealed what they were thinking of: Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing. Unlike Miitomo, which was more of a social media experiment, these will be […]

Nintendo NX Launching March 2017, And Other Depressing News

by Peter Paltridgeon April 27, 2016
All the rumors and scant evidence seemed to be suggesting Nintendo’s next console would definitely be launching this fall. Barely anything has been announced for Wii U past the summer and developers have had dev kits since mid-2015. Today, during a financial earnings announcement, Nintendo finally came out with it: the NX will officially launch […]