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Nintendo shares Japan workforce statistics
By on March 4th, 2019 0
Nintendo has published some intriguing employee figures (correct as of March 2018) which indicate that employees are likely happy working for the company. Not only does the...
Nintendo don’t plan on releasing the dockless Switch configuration to the Americas
By on May 30th, 2018 0
Last week, Nintendo Japan added a page on their site that allowed you to buy a Nintendo Switch that didn't include the dock or charging cable. A configuration that people quickly...
Nintendo Japan selling a Switch without a dock and customization options
By on May 23rd, 2018 0
That's right, Nintendo is currently selling a Nintendo Switch bundle without a dock. This Japan-only package comes with the Switch unit, two Joy-Con controllers and two straps for...
Nintendo is looking to hire a level designer for the Legend of Zelda series
By on May 9th, 2018 0
A recent job posting from Nintendo Co., Ltd. shows that the company is looking to hire a level designer to work on the esteemed Legend of Zelda series. Targeting candidates living...
A Link to Nintendo’s past: Photos showing off 1889 storefront emerge online
By on January 25th, 2018 1
New photos showcasing the origins of Nintendo appeared online recently, courtesy of the Kyoto City Planning Bureau. The photos show details of Nintendo’s original shop way back...
Nintendo’s annual shareholders’ meeting to be held on June 29
By on June 11th, 2016 0
The 76th annual Nintendo shareholders' meeting will take place on June 29 at 10am JST, according to a new document found on the Nintendo Japan website. Please be aware that,...
Super Smash Bros. 3DS ships over a million units in first week of Japanese launch
By on September 18th, 2014 1
This shouldn't come as too much of a surprise, but it's reassuring to hear regardless. According to Nintendo Japan, Super Smash Bros. 3DS has surpassed one million sales within...
A Link Between Worlds official soundtrack now available on Japanese Club Nintendo
By on September 11th, 2014 5
Japanese Club Nintendo members can now grab an official soundtrack of A Link Between Worlds, which contains 105 tracks over two discs. The item costs 250 Coins, and includes the...
Nintendo will host another Game Seminar this year for budding developers
By on June 4th, 2014 0
Nintendo has recently announced via their Twitter that they will host another Game Seminar later this year. The event is open to university students of Japan in the Tokyo...
Tecmo Koei to publish Hyrule Warriors in Japan
By on February 1st, 2014 0
An extract from a recent Nintendo financial results document (shown after the jump) revealed that Tecmo Koei Games will publish Hyrule Warriors in Japan. The Musou game series...
Partial A Link Between Worlds overworld map revealed
By on November 16th, 2013 0
Nintendo Japan just launched their A Link Between Worlds official site, which includes a partial Hyrule/Lorule overworld map. The map looks almost identical to the classic A...
According to Nintendo Japan, Wii production to end soon
By on October 5th, 2013 16
A photo on the Wii product page over at Nintendo’s Japanese website has the words “manufacturing is scheduled to end soon” written in Japanese directly next to an image of...
The Wind Waker HD sailing to Japan on September 26th, new box art
By on August 5th, 2013 2
  Japanese Wii U owners are now only a couple of months away from the launch of The Wind Waker HD, as Nintendo have announced on their official site that the game will...
Nintendo Cancels Aqua Blue 3DS in Japan
By on May 16th, 2012 6
Nintendo announced on May 11 that it would stop the production of the Aqua Blue 3DS in Japan. Nintendo of America has yet to announce any plans concerning the Aqua Blue...
Nintendo offering solution for Skyward Sword game-breaking bug
By on December 14th, 2011 25
UPDATE: According to IGN, Nintendo of America says the below applies to North America as well. For those who haven't encountered the game-breaking bug in Skyward Sword or have...