News items tagged with nintendo

A New, Safer Pokemon GO Device Might Be In The Works

A New, Safer Pokemon GO Device Might Be In The Works

The Pokemon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara reveals that a new Pokemon GO device may be in the works, with the president citing safety concerns when playing the...

By Rob Gordon on 02 February 2017
Nintendo Switch May Not Have Netflix Support

Nintendo Switch May Not Have Netflix Support

After months of speculation following the official reveal of the Nintendo Switch, multitudes of details have poured out of Nintendo regarding its upcoming console. This includes games and socia...

By Sarah Fields on 14 January 2017
Minecraft Announced for Nintendo Switch

Minecraft Announced for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo officially confirms that its forthcoming Switch console will receive a version of Mojang’s popular sandbox and construction simulation game, Minecraft. Following last night’s Nintendo...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 January 2017
Xbox Offers Congrats To Nintendo On Switch News

Xbox Offers Congrats To Nintendo On Switch News

A member of the Xbox team sent out a congratulatory message to Nintendo following its recent Switch event that revealed important details on the company’s latest console. Mike Ybarra, Xbox engi...

By Curt Hutson on 13 January 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Updated 1/14/2017 Here’s everything we know so far about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the open world Zelda game for Wii U and Nintendo Switch set to release in 2017. The Legend of Zelda:...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 January 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

With the special January 12th Nintendo Switch event right around the corner, we name 10 games we would like to see Nintendo reveal, including Metroid and Super Mario. While the Nintendo Switch...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2017
Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO allows players a way to live out an augmented reality version of the Pokemon world, but it’s also bringing gamers together like never before. Pokemon GO has taken the gaming world by st...

By Sarah Fields on 16 July 2016
Nintendo Reveals NES Classic Edition Console

Nintendo Reveals NES Classic Edition Console

Nintendo announces plans to release a revamped version of its classic NES console for release later this year, featuring 30 classic games from the original system pre-downloaded. Regardless of whet...

By Riley Little on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO is Available Now in the UK

Pokemon GO releases in another major international market, this time bringing the phenomenon of real-life Pokemon training to the shores of the United Kingdom. Countless prospective Pokemon traine...

By Brad Jones on 14 July 2016
Pokemon GO European Rollout Starts Today in Germany

Pokemon GO European Rollout Starts Today in Germany

The Pokemon GO application officially launches in the country of Germany, leading many to speculate that a full European release will come later this week. Europe has stood idly by while Pokemon GO...

By John Jacques on 13 July 2016
Will Pokemon GO Offer VR Support in the Future?

Will Pokemon GO Offer VR Support in the Future?

The recent Pokemon GO update reveals that Niantic is incorporating virtual reality elements into the game, leading some to speculate that VR support is coming soon. Even those living under a rock m...

By John Jacques on 13 July 2016
Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

Pokemon GO Players Help Catch an Attempted Murderer

During their hunt for Pokemon in downtown Fullerton, two Marine Corps veterans and Pokemon GO players unintentionally help to catch an attempted murderer. Since launching in the United States, New...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2016
Pokemon GO Contest Offers $5,000 for Rare Pokemon

Pokemon GO Contest Offers $5,000 for Rare Pokemon

Ripley’s Believe it or Not announces a contest in which Pokemon GO players can compete to win $100 daily prizes and a $5000 grand prize for their Pokemon captures. Filling out the Pokedex in any P...

By Sarah Fields on 12 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

One Pokemon GO player recreates the classic in-game Pokemon trainer experience, quitting his job to travel the country and capture every Pokemon in the game. Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm...

By Sarah Fields on 12 July 2016
Super Smash Bros. Bayonetta and Corrin DLC Release Date

Super Smash Bros. Bayonetta and Corrin DLC Release Date

Nintendo announces the official release date of Bayonetta, Corrin, and the sixth wave of Mii Fighter costumes coming to Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U.

By Sarah Fields on 27 May 2016
Bayonetta, Corrin, and Cloud Super Smash Bros. Details

Bayonetta, Corrin, and Cloud Super Smash Bros. Details

New details emerge for upcoming DLC to Super Smash Bros., including Cloud’s combat and stage mechanics, and the addition of characters Bayonetta and Corrin.

By Sarah Fields on 20 June 2015
Mario & Luigi in Rayman Legends

Mario & Luigi in Rayman Legends

Nintendo surprised many fans when the company casually announced that it plans on releasing downloadable content for Mario Kart 8 that features characters from additional Ninty-owned franchis...

By Riley Little on 27 October 2014
Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

After losing a pair of platform exclusive games, Wii U owners can now safely expect Platinum Games’ upcoming ‘Bayonetta 2’ and ‘Wonderful 101’ to remain exclusive to the console.

By Riley Little on 20 June 2013
Bayonetta 2

Bayonetta 2

Nintendo has announced that Platinum Games is hard at work on the much-anticipated ‘Bayonetta 2’, and it’ll be exclusive to the Wii U.

By Riley Little on 20 June 2012
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: March 23rd

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: March 23rd

In the March 16th – 23rd roundup, we discuss one ‘DMC’ designer’s thoughts on boobies, a ‘Bayonetta’ cameo, a new ‘Frogger,’ 25 years of ‘Metal Gear’ sales and much more!

By Curt Hutson on 20 June 2012
‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

Atsushi Inaba, the executive director at Platinum Games, has confirmed that ‘Bayonetta 2’ would not exist if it weren’t for Nintendo.

By Riley Little on 27 May 2012
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: February 3rd

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: February 3rd

In the January 28 – February 3 wrap-up, we discuss Angry Birds piracy, the record breaking LittleBigPlanet, the future of NetherRealm Studios, new IPs in development and so, so much more!

By Curt Hutson on 18 March 2012