Nintendo details its lineup of Wii U games for the next few months.
By separating itself from the standard console market, Nintendo could find success once again. The Wii U, though, is missing the kind of unique experience offered by the Wii.
GameStop has made money for years selling used Nintendo hardware. Now Nintendo wants a piece of the action.
Nintendo adds a few small improvements to its 3D handheld.
If you get stuck in HarmoKnight, here’s what you need to know to obtain the mysterious “pinklefs” and reach the final world.
Former Sony engineer sued Nintendo in 2011.
Castlevania may come out next week, but you can try out a demo today on the 3DS. Also, Bit.Trip’s Captain Video returns, and WiiWare goes back in time.
As you wait for Etrian Odyssey IV, Nintendo is hoping you’ll check out some of the demos it added to its various eShops this week. Also: Vikings are invading!
If you’re looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a romantic vacation, Nintendo has found a way for you to do it without leaving your Wii U. Also: Naruto and the Rabbids come to the 3DS.
This week, the Wii U gets punchy while the 3DS gets smarter and better at sports. Also: a particularly straightforward message about religion.
If you own a 3DS, you’re probably pretty excited for Fire Emblem … but it doesn’t come out until next week, so you might as well check out what else Nintendo’s various eShops have to offer.
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata believes the company is currently offering the new Wii U console at a good price.
Learn all about Support Ranks, marriage, and how to unlock every legendary weapon in the game.
Nintendo reports figures for its third fiscal quarter.
Nintendo may be celebrating its history this week, but that doesn’t mean you can’t download new titles on its various eShops. Well, assuming you have a Wii U or a 3DS.
Could piracy really ruin the 3DS’s future? Developers explain why it’s bad for everyone and what, if anything, we can do to stop it.
This week’s eShop updates are (almost) all about the 3DS, with emblems to awaken, Nemos to find, and groups of Japanese pedestrians to hurl through the air.
The Japanese hardware manufacturer is unifying its home and handheld divisions under one roof.
Hackers have successfully cracked the 3DS. What does this mean for small game developers?
The latest Pokémon Mystery Dungeon game transforms you into one of five fan-favorite monsters.
Zelda II looks a little out of place next to its brothers. Check out these visual comparisons.
It’s a big week for downloading games on Nintendo platforms, as London gets infested with zombies, the Mario brothers jump onto even more screens, and Link goes on an adventure.
The handheld’s digital-download service is getting many of the system’s biggest hits at retail from last holiday.
It will add gravity mechanics … and probably some crashing to the gameplay.
Some fans claim the ad to be alienating. They believe it insinuates Nintendo wants “normal” people to buy their hardware.
Nintendo of America hasn’t said a word about this special-edition console.
Introducing Genesect, the latest Mythical Pokémon coming for Black and White Version 2.
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Mike Suprovici, head of mobile app developer Explorence, has one simple mission: to make playing outside fun again.
To promote its upcoming Spirit Camera for the 3DS, Nintendo sent us to a haunted hotel for real-life scares.
In two of the three major video game markets (Japan and the U.S.), Nintendo has come out on top in first-week sales of handheld gaming systems with its DS and 3DS consoles. But Sony has performed better in Europe, where the last-generation PlayStation Portable and the recently released PlayStation Vita have outperformed both DS devices.
Check the infographic below to see how these four portables fared in first-week sales across the three territories, and for comparison’s sake, see how eight major handheld platforms have sold in their lifetimes.
Nintendo, struggling with the poor reception of its latest handheld gaming system, said Thursday morning that it would have a wider than expected loss for the full fiscal year.
Yesterday, we heard news that upcoming Nintendo 3DS game Kid Icarus would be shipping with a free stand for the console.
Nintendo said today it has sold more than 4 million units of its 3DS gaming handheld in the U.S., thanks to a big price cut and a wave of new software.
Despite a rough start both critically and financially, the Nintendo 3DS has now surpassed four million sales in Japan alone.
Each year brings a host of new technologies to the table that make the gaming landscape seem significantly different from what came before, and 2011 was no different. Here are some of the most important technological advancements the game industry saw in the past 12 months.
Handheld gaming can be great fun, but not so much when your console battery dies mid-flight. A dedicated gamer who goes by the name “kurekureyon” has put both the Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita to the test this week, comparing their battery life to the PSP-3000 handheld.