Tag: Nintendo

  • Metroid Fusion Coming to Switch Online  March 9

    Metroid Fusion Coming to Switch Online March 9

    Metroid Fusion will be coming to the Switch Online Expansion Pack next week, on March 9th. Originally released on the Gameboy Advance in 2002, the GBA was one of Nintendo’s most beloved handheld consoles. Millions of players around the world played on the GBA, and many considered it to be the natural successor of the…

  • This Week, Nintendo’s Hosting a ‘House of Indies’ Holiday Event

    This Week, Nintendo’s Hosting a ‘House of Indies’ Holiday Event

    Nintendo is hosting a House of Indies holiday event this week, allowing gamers to explore and play different indie titles from their library. Indie developers worldwide have been invited to showcase their games on the virtual house and offer new content. This is Nintendo’s first major indie event, and it has proved to be popular,…

  • New Super Mario Bros. Trailer Features Peach, Donkey Kong

    New Super Mario Bros. Trailer Features Peach, Donkey Kong

    Yesterday, Nintendo released a new trailer for their upcoming Super Mario Bros. movie. It’s the first time we get to see Donkey Kong and hear Anya Taylor-Joy’s voice as Princess Peach.

  • I’ve Never Understood Nintendo’s Stance on Publishing RPGs in North America

    It was announced this week that The Last Story is going to be published in North America by Xseed Games. This comes after Nintendo announced late last year that Xenoblade Chronicles would also be making it’s way over. Normally, not big news, except that it took a dedicated effort from fans to get Nintendo to…

  • Kirby Epic Yarn E3 Trailer

    Those are some crazy yarn graphics. I think it’s pretty cool how they incorporate the theme into the game play by allowing the player to pull the environment together in parts.

  • Nintendo Officially Announces 3DS

    Nintendo officially announced their next handheld, the Nintendo 3DS. The game will display games in glasses-free 3D. Other interesting items of note: Features improved graphics over the DS Two cameras on the outside of the device for 3D picture taking The 3DS launch game will be Kid Icarus: Uprising 3D depth slider on the side…

  • Monster Hunter Tri Detailed For North American Release

    Nintendo and Capcom released a ton of new details for their upcoming release Monster Hunter Tri at the Nintendo Summit today. Highlights include free online play, voice support (Wii-Speak), a bundle with classic controller for only $59.99, and a pre-order Monster Hunter Tri Points Card worth 500 Points ($5.00) available through Gamestop. The card can…

  • Super Mario Galaxy 2, Metroid Other M, More Announced At Nintendo Summit

    Nintendo announced a number of new release dates for upcoming releases, as well as pricing and release date for the DSi XL today at the Nintendo Summit in San Francisco. The WiiWare remake of Cave Story will be released next month, March 22. Metroid: Other M (Wii) will be released June 27. Super Mario Galaxy…

  • Nintendo 2010 Line-Up

    Nintendo 2010 Line-Up

    Nintendo’s 2010 line-up features some pretty exciting titles. I think I’m most looking forward to Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey from Atlus on the DS (March 10). Capcom also has some pretty good games coming: Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom on Wii, Phoenix Wright on WiiWare, Ace Attorney Investigations on DS, and Mega Man 10, the sequel…

  • The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks Out In December

    Nintendo of America has announced a December 7th release date for The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks, just in time for the holiday shopping season. I wonder why they would wait so long to announce the date?

  • Now Playing: 06/28/09

    I haven’t done a “Now Playing” in like a year and a half, so I figured “why not randomly do one today”. Yesterday, I upgraded to a DSi and have been playing a ton of PiCTOBiTS and BOXLIFE, as well as some Magic the Gathering: Duels of the Planeswakers on XBLA. Gamestop had a pretty…

  • Zelda: Spirit Tracks