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Throwback Thursday: Revealing a revolution
By on October 20th, 2016 1
Today marked the first reveal of Nintendo's next generation console, the Nintendo Switch (previously codenamed NX). If you haven't seen the reveal, click here now. Don't worry...
Wii U has now hit 3 million consoles sold in Japan
By on January 14th, 2016 4
The Nintendo Wii U has hit a sales milestone in Japan, finally reaching 3 million sold at the end of 2015. Unfortunately, comparing that number at this stage in the consoles life...
Light up the night with these gashapon Nintendo controller key chains
By on July 25th, 2015 2
Gashapon is the term for the popular vending machines in Japan and elsewhere that dispense capsule toys. If you can name it, there's probably a gashapon machine dedicated to it....
Norwegian Cruise Line and Nintendo have expanded their partnership
By on November 15th, 2013 1
Earlier this week Nintendo and the vacation cruise company Norwegian Cruise Line agreed to expand their existing contract, which was set up in 2007 and already included access to...
3DS surpasses N64 lifetime sales in less than three years
By on November 15th, 2013 0
As many of you know, Nintendo has been a big name in gaming for quite a few years, having provided us with paradigm-shifting hardware on a consistent basis as well as loading...
A Link to the Past (Wii eShop) available at Club Nintendo for a limited time (Updated!)
By on November 5th, 2013 0
The exciting Club Nintendo news continues! You heard about the Wind Waker HD t-shirt and soundtrack, and you heard about the download for the original Legend of Zelda. Hold on to...
Nintendo announces official end of Wii production in Japan
By on October 23rd, 2013 3
We are sad to announce the official end of Wii production in Japan, as reported by the Official Nintendo Magazine. This comes from the change in nomenclature on Nintendo's website...
Nintendo starts research into a rechargeable battery pack for the Wii Remote Plus
By on April 9th, 2013 17
Are you tired of using up your AA batteries in your Wii Remote, opening it up, finding that you have no more AA batteries, frantically running to the store, and buying more and...
Reggie discusses Nintendo’s plans for 2011 with IGN
By on March 9th, 2011 56
It seems as though the DSi and 3DS systems are getting all of the attention with the releases of Pokemon Black & White versions while the Nintendo Wii is left in the dark,...
Red Wii and DSi Packages Coming to Australia
By on November 8th, 2010 23
[caption id="attachment_19619" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Red in all the right places."][/caption] If you keep up with Nintendo, you'll know that the special red Wii...
Red Wii Celebrating Mario’s 25th Anniversary To Be Released in Japan
By on October 8th, 2010 27
[caption id="attachment_19331" align="alignright" width="270" caption="It's a-me, Red Wii!"][/caption] As part of their year long celebration of Mario's 25 years, Nintendo is...
Wii Sells 30 Millionth Unit
By on August 11th, 2010 33
That's right, the Nintendo Wii has now sold it's 30 millionth copy, and what's more, in only 45 months! There was a time when Sony could tout the Playstation 2 as the fastest...