News items tagged with nintendo

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we have an ultimate gamer giveaway that includes four Nintendo Switch games and an amiibo from The Le...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2018
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Despite the massive success of the Wii, Nintendo was struggling to sell consumers on the Wii U, and that, combined with a slow start for the 3DS, saw it take financial losses for the first time in...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at GDC Awards

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at GDC Awards

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has received plenty of awards since its release, including Game of the Year at DICE just over a month ago. It looks like the game has even more to add to tha...

By A.J. Plautz on 21 May 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

After losing its way with the Wii U, Nintendo has once again caught lightning in a bottle with its latest innovation in the Nintendo Switch. The console’s strong start was helped in many ways by th...

By Derek Nichols on 21 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2018
Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

In a recent list published by Nintendo, Stardew Valley ranked as the most downloaded Switch title of 2017 globally. Nintendo released two lists, one that broke down the top 30 most downloaded title...

By Patrick Kirk on 21 May 2018
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

One of the surprise announcements from last week’s Nintendo Direct livestream was that DOOM would be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The first-person shooter’s publisher, Bethesda, confirmed that th...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 May 2018
BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

In a recent interview, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma and game director Hidemaro Fujibayashi discussed a major feature of the game: the open world component and how it...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 May 2018
Nintendo Snags Amazon’s Top 3 Best-Selling Games for 2017

Nintendo Snags Amazon’s Top 3 Best-Selling Games for 2017

It’s no major secret at this point that the once-dormant Nintendo has managed to grab the gaming world’s attention yet again with last year’s launch of the Switch, one of the most highly coveted co...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 May 2018
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Last month’s Nintendo Direct broadcast brought some good news for gamers looking forward to a top-tier FPS to play on their Switch, as it was confirmed that Doom would be heading to the console bef...

By Brad Jones on 20 May 2018
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation brought with it a number of nice surprises and updates on some of the most anticipated titles arriving for the console in the near future. While a large portio...

By Riley Little on 19 May 2018
Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

There’s no doubt that collecting all 900 Korok seeds in Nintendo’s open world adventure The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the most daunting challenges to be implemented in a game in...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 May 2018
Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Just yesterday, gaming industry insider and ResetEra admin Emily Rogers suggested that Game Freak’s Pokemon title for Switch would have assets revealed this month and will launch before the end of...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

It’s been nearly a year since Pokemon GO increased the item storage limit from 1,000 to 1,500, but trainers can finally upgrade their bags again. As announced by Niantic, players can now upgrade th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 May 2018
Nintendo Announces Its Next President

Nintendo Announces Its Next President

Following the death of beloved Nintendo President Satoru Iwata and the lackluster lifespan of the Wii U console, Nintendo appeared to be in trouble. As fans now know, the Nintendo Switch proved to...

By Derek Nichols on 01 May 2018
Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Ever since Fortnite was released on PC and consoles last summer, fans of the hugely popular co-op shooting and building game have been asking Epic Games to release it on the Nintendo Switch. Their...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 April 2018
Nintendo Expects to Sell 20 Million Units This Fiscal Year

Nintendo Expects to Sell 20 Million Units This Fiscal Year

Nintendo has just released its earnings report for its latest fiscal year ending in March 2018, revealing that the Nintendo Switch has sold an impressive 15.05 million units in its first full year...

By John Jacques on 27 April 2018
Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Nintendo ended its latest Nintendo Direct in epic fashion by finally confirming Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch. The highly anticipated game, due out for release later this year, has been...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 April 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

In any other year in recent memory, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would have been pegged months ago as the measuring stick of Nintendo’s holiday success. Years of struggling in the console market had made...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Ampharos's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Ampharos's Exclusive Move for Community Day

A couple of weeks ago, Niantic announced that the next Community Day for Pokemon GO would feature Mareep and take place on April 15. We knew that anyone who evolved a Flaaffy into an Ampharos durin...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Does Pokemon GO Confirm Old Theory About Mew and Ditto?

Does Pokemon GO Confirm Old Theory About Mew and Ditto?

There are many theories surrounding the Pokemon franchise, but one of the oldest centers around the mythical Pokemon Mew and the shape-shifting Pokemon Ditto. And while we still haven’t received an...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Yesterday, Niantic and Pokemon GO revealed the exclusive move for Mareep’s upcoming Community Day. For those trainers who manage to evolve Flaaffy into an Ampharos, the Electric-type Pokemon will l...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to catch Mew, A Mythical Discovery, features some rather demanding challenges. One of the most time-consuming objectives in the quest is to evolve a Magikarp int...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Now that the Field Research quests are in Pokemon GO, players are being challenged to play the game more skillfully, especially when it comes to getting Great and Excellent throws. There are multip...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Third Parties 'Heavily Represented' in New Smash Bros.?

Third Parties 'Heavily Represented' in New Smash Bros.?

It goes without saying that Super Smash Bros. is one of the most anticipated Nintendo Switch exclusives of the year. Even though we know very little about it, the pedigree of the franchise has left...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO‘s Field Research feature went live yesterday, giving fans of the mobile game new objectives to complete in exchange for rewards. Many of these objectives, in both the Field Research and...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Along with the introduction of more shiny Pokemon, the latest Pokemon GO update has also, for the first time, added classic 8-bit graphics to the game, apparently as part of an April Fools’ Day jok...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 11 April 2018
Rumor: Super Smash Bros. on Switch Has Co-Op Story Mode

Rumor: Super Smash Bros. on Switch Has Co-Op Story Mode

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch will be at E3 2018, so concrete details on the game likely won’t come until then. However, that hasn’t stopped the rumor mill from turning, with the latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO‘s Field and Special Research quests are now available, meaning that trainers finally have the opportunity to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew in the game. However, catching Mew is easier s...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to discover and catch Mew is quite the challenge, requiring players to complete difficult tasks like catching a Ditto and evolving Magikarp into Gyarados. Anothe...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO‘s Mew quest is live now, but it features some rather significant challenges for fans of the game. One of the biggest obstacles to players completing the Special Research quest and catchi...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

While many Pokemon GO players may be attempting to battle and catch the latest additions to the mobile augmented reality game’s Raid Boss roster, Latios and Latias, one player has slightly diverged...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Nintendo Switch Sets Installed Base Record in 1 Year

Nintendo Switch Sets Installed Base Record in 1 Year

Without a doubt, the Nintendo Switch helped put the Big N back on the map in a big way when it released back in March of last year. With its hybrid status as a home system and portable game device...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
New Nintendo Direct Announced for This Month

New Nintendo Direct Announced for This Month

With anticipation running at a high, the Big N has officially revealed plans for the next Nintendo Direct event. Fans won’t have to wait too long either, because the announced date for the next Nin...

By Rory Young on 04 April 2018
Super Smash Bros. on Switch to Be Playable at E3 2018

Super Smash Bros. on Switch to Be Playable at E3 2018

Earlier this month Nintendo made the bombshell announcement that Super Smash Bros. is coming to Nintendo Switch. At the time, the company didn’t reveal many details about the game – its its roster,...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 April 2018
Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Bandai Namco Studio’s Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament DX has released its second DLC Pack. The expansion content officially introduces Blastoise as the game’s newest fighter. Blastoise, wh...

By Matt Morgans on 02 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Not too long ago, it was discovered that the game developers at Niantic added new Shiny creatures for the Eggstravaganza event that’s currently underway in the popular mobile augmented reality game...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2018
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Even though Nintendo announced a main series Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch at last year’s E3, we still have yet to actually see it in action. However, recent rum0rs suggest that may change s...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

The Pokemon franchise has been evolving for quite some time. When Pokemon Black and White changed the face of modern day Pokemon adventures, it paved the way for more fully-realized worlds and more...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 March 2018
5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

Following the general sales failure that was the Wii U, few could see the success of the Nintendo Switch coming. However, Nintendo proved all the doubters wrong with an impressive year of criticall...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Nintendo Switch 'Nindies Showcase' Video Announced

Nintendo Switch 'Nindies Showcase' Video Announced

The Nintendo Switch’s incredible success has come hand in hand with the success of independently developed games available on the platform. “Nindies” including Shovel Knight, Stardew Valley, Overco...

By Rory Young on 19 March 2018
Rumor: Pokemon for Switch to Be Franchise Reboot

Rumor: Pokemon for Switch to Be Franchise Reboot

With the forthcoming Pokemon game for Nintendo Switch having been given a wide release window in order to allow the developers at Game Freak enough space to put out a solid “core” entry in the popu...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 March 2018
South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch

Speculation has been rampant over whether South Park: The Fractured But Whole would ever make its way to the Nintendo Switch. It’s now official: the latest South Park video game is making its way t...

By Sarah Fields on 10 March 2018
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Announced

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Announced

Over the past few months rumors have been mounting that Nintendo is gearing up to release a Super Smash Bros. game on Nintendo Switch. Just two weeks ago an industry tipster suggested that the game...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2018
Nintendo Market Share to Overtake Microsoft This Year

Nintendo Market Share to Overtake Microsoft This Year

After a full year of success stories, it should surprise no one to hear that Nintendo has hit it big with the Switch. What is surprising, though, are the hard numbers representing that success. Tha...

By Jacob Bukacek on 09 March 2018
New Report Says Diablo 3 Switch Port is in the Works

New Report Says Diablo 3 Switch Port is in the Works

It would seem that after some rumors and teases from Blizzard, Nintendo Switch-wielding fans of the studio’s dungeon-crawling RPG, Diablo 3, can rejoice after all. According to journalist and “indu...

By Sydney Olmstead on 09 March 2018
Pokemon GO Trainers Encountering Login Issues [UPDATE]

Pokemon GO Trainers Encountering Login Issues [UPDATE]

[UPDATE: According to Niantic, Pokemon GO‘s login issues have been resolved for both Google accounts and Pokemon Trainer Club accounts. The original story continues below.] Without a doubt, there w...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 March 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Just recently, the game developers at Niantic decided to give Pokemon GO trainers some fresh assets to enjoy in the form of new Gen 3 creatures to catch, which were added to the popular mobile augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

LinkedIn has been a great resource for game leaks over the years, and a recent job posting by Bandai Namco has a new one. Apparently, Ridge Racer 8 is in development, and coming exclusively to the...

By Olivia Falk on 06 March 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
Nintendo Switch Deletes Playtime After a Year

Nintendo Switch Deletes Playtime After a Year

Those gamers who like to keep track of how many hours they’ve put into their games may have reason to be frustrated with their Nintendo Switch, as recent reports suggest the consoles have begun res...

By Matt Morgans on 05 March 2018
Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News isn’t exactly known for its comprehensive video game coverage, and as such, it may not be surprising that one recent article has left gamers on various forums scratching their heads. Earli...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2018
Why Nintendo Won't Release the Switch Mini Soon

Why Nintendo Won't Release the Switch Mini Soon

The Nintendo Switch is selling phenomenally well at the moment and it’s only natural that many fans of the console will be wondering what Nintendo has planned for its future. Could Nintendo improve...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

To celebrate its anniversary, TwitchPlaysPokemon recently returned, giving chat users the chance to play through both Pokemon Red and Blue simultaneously. The games are still going on, but those on...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

With the upcoming  adventure title Detective Pikachu set to hit store shelves next month, Nintendo has revealed more information on how the amiibo that is releasing alongside the game, will affect...

By A.J. Plautz on 01 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 March 2018
Pokemon Gen 8 Leaks for Nintendo Switch Are Fake

Pokemon Gen 8 Leaks for Nintendo Switch Are Fake

Just yesterday, a purported leak of images containing the supposed Generation 8 starters for the forthcoming Pokemon game on Nintendo Switch made the rounds online, with many debating the legitimac...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

While DrDisRespect may dominate the conversation when it comes to Twitch these days, the hottest craze on the streaming service in 2014 was undoubtedly TwitchPlaysPokemon. Now in recognition of Twi...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2018
Snapchat Adds Bulbasaur Filter to Celebrate Pokemon Day

Snapchat Adds Bulbasaur Filter to Celebrate Pokemon Day

This year’s Pokemon Day is right around the corner, and to celebrate the occasion, Snapchat and The Pokemon Company have teamed up to bring users an official Pokemon Snapchat Lens featuring Bulbasa...

By Curt Hutson on 27 February 2018
Fortnite Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Fortnite Coming to Nintendo Switch?

With season 2 of Fortnite Battle Royale wrapping up soon, Epic Games and People Can Fly recently revealed the season 3 Battle Pass as well as exclusive items, challenges, and more for fans of the s...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 February 2018
Nintendo Could Make $2.5B from Game Services

Nintendo Could Make $2.5B from Game Services

Nintendo had a phenomenal year in 2017, with the release of the Switch helping drive its hardware sales up, and accounting for 60 percent of the company’s revenue for last year. In total, Nintendo’...

By A.J. Plautz on 22 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO players have a lot to celebrate today, because developer Niantic has announced that several new Gen 3 Pokemon (Dragon and Flying-types) are being added to the game. The update doesn’t ju...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 February 2018
Mario Kart Tour Will Be 'Free to Start'

Mario Kart Tour Will Be 'Free to Start'

Last month Nintendo announced Mario Kart Tour, a mobile version of its hugely popular racing series, Mario Kart. While the announcement spawned many questions (including which characters, courses a...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 February 2018
Nintendo Partnering With Illumination for Mario Movie

Nintendo Partnering With Illumination for Mario Movie

Mario is coming back to the big screen. As announced by Nintendo, an animated feature film starring the famous ex-plumber is currently in development as part of a collaboration with Illumination En...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 February 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

With every new generation of Pokemon titles comes a wave of fake leaked starter Pokemon. It’s practically a tradition at this point, so no one should be surprised that the upcoming Nintendo Switch ...

By Rory Young on 05 February 2018
Nintendo Switch Sales Hit Nearly 15 Million

Nintendo Switch Sales Hit Nearly 15 Million

Prior to the Nintendo Switch‘s launch, the Big N’s latest console was one of the most highly anticipated pieces of hardware to come out of the video game publisher and developer’s workshop in ages,...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic released a fresh trailer for Pokemon GO mimicking the tone and style of the BBC’s Planet Earth documentary series, with the video potentially teasing that Ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2018
Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Weapon prop replicas have become popular collector items over the years, including bladed weapons from a variety of games and shows. One such collectible has allegedly now been used in an assault,...

By Sarah Fields on 03 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

The realization that I was hooked first hit me after collecting my 40th Power Moon in a single world. Apparently I’d spent 15 hours playing the game on my Switch by that point, but time flew as I e...

By Riley Little on 03 February 2018
Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO has experienced its share of problems that have made it unplayable in the past, but some gamers in the U.S. could potentially experience GPS outages that prevent playing the game normall...

By Sarah Fields on 01 February 2018
Pokemon GO Introduces Monthly Community Day Event

Pokemon GO Introduces Monthly Community Day Event

Just recently, Niantic disappointed many Pokemon GO fans by announcing plans to end support for certain iPhones and iPads that are “not capable of upgrading to iOS 11,” as it could leave many playe...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 January 2018
Nintendo Announces DIY Accessory Playsets for Switch

Nintendo Announces DIY Accessory Playsets for Switch

Earlier today, the Big N primed everyone for an announcement that would reveal a “new interactive experience” for Switch consoles geared toward “kids and those who are kids at heart,” which left pr...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 January 2018
Where to Watch Today's Nintendo Switch Announcement

Where to Watch Today's Nintendo Switch Announcement

Following the company’s recent Direct Mini, Nintendo announced on Facebook this morning that it is prepared to make yet another reveal this afternoon in regards to the Switch. According to the comp...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2018
More Dark Souls Games Coming to Nintendo Switch?

More Dark Souls Games Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Just several days ago, a remastered version of Bandai Namco and From Software’s notoriously difficult action role-playing game Dark Souls was officially confirmed for Nintendo Switch during the Big...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2018
Netflix Has 'No Plans' for Nintendo Switch

Netflix Has 'No Plans' for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo had a pretty amazing 2017 and the Switch was one of the year’s biggest success stories. The console, and its lineup of A-list games, delivered in a way and made the little machine both a c...

By Denny Connolly on 18 January 2018
Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition Coming Soon to US

Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition Coming Soon to US

Today, it was revealed that a once Japan-only title, Detective Pikachu, is set for a Western release date at the end of this month, with fans in the US understandably excited to finally be able to...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 January 2018
Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

About a month ago, the European rating board known as PEGI officially rated the adventure game Detective Pikachu, which indicated the inevitability of the 3DS title coming to European and North Ame...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 January 2018
GameStop Accidentally Confirmed Rumored Nintendo Direct

GameStop Accidentally Confirmed Rumored Nintendo Direct

The internet has been ablaze over the past month with speculation and rumors surrounding an unannounced and unconfirmed Nintendo Direct. Speculation began late last year when a leaked document from...

By Derek Nichols on 12 January 2018
Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Without a doubt, today’s Nintendo Direct Mini contained a lot of information in regards to what’s on the horizon for the Switch. The brief press event saw confirmation of new releases for the conso...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 January 2018
Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies was announced last year, promising 4-player co-op side-scrolling gameplay for Nintendo Switch fans. Now Nintendo has officially confirmed the game’s release date, and as it turns...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

After all of the speculation, rumors, and theories, Nintendo finally confirmed what many believed by releasing a Nintendo Direct Mini. The video event provided a bit of clarity on what Nintendo Swi...

By Derek Nichols on 12 January 2018
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Coming to Switch

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Coming to Switch

With the Nintendo Switch outpacing the Wii U’s sales, it’s clear that many gamers skipped Nintendo’s last generation console entirely. That means they missed out on some truly spectacular games, in...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo kicked off its recent Nintendo Direct Mini presentation with a nice surprise for RPG fans. As it turns out, the critically-acclaimed The World Ends With You is making its way to Nintendo’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch was one of the most highly coveted items during the 2017 holiday season, with analyst Daniel Ives of the market research firm GBH Insights having posit...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 January 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

If you played Super Mario Odyssey, then you likely noticed the countless nods to past games, including a few familiar faces. One major character that didn’t even make an appearance was poor, neglec...

By Curt Hutson on 12 January 2018
Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO EX Raid system, it was pitched as a way of rewarding committed players for their time spent in the game. By being invite-only, it meant that only those who pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

The past few months have brought plenty of reports about people playing Pokemon GO when they shouldn’t be. Over the weekend an actor played the game at the Golden Globes, while in Canada a man was...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Last year, fans of Dark Souls were disappointed to learn that developer FromSoftware is done for the franchise for now. But although the developer currently has no plans to expand the trilogy, this...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 January 2018
Mario Tennis Aces, Payday 2, and More Coming to Switch

Mario Tennis Aces, Payday 2, and More Coming to Switch

In a move that perhaps didn’t come as quite a surprise to some, Nintendo held a Direct mini today and announced a slew of new and returning games coming to the Nintendo Switch. Here are all the big...

By Patrick Kirk on 12 January 2018
Nintendo Files Trademark for 1080

Nintendo Files Trademark for 1080

Today, a gaming enthusiast named Pixelpar uncovered something that had been kept in the shadows prior to his now-widespread tweet: Nintendo has filed a trademark registration for 1080, a much-belov...

By John Jacques on 12 January 2018
Could This Be The Next Zelda on the Switch?

Could This Be The Next Zelda on the Switch?

With rumblings that a Nintendo Direct will take place on January 11, rumors have been swirling about Nintendo and its upcoming games. There have been a couple of rumors surrounding Nintendo’s The L...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2018
Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

Gaming is an evolving medium, that much is undeniable. As hardware continues to advance, so too do the games that find themselves on it, but something happened after the PlayStation 2 and Nintend...

By Riley Little on 10 January 2018
Xbox Boss Gives Props to New Zelda, Nintendo NX

Xbox Boss Gives Props to New Zelda, Nintendo NX

The head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, Phil Spencer, gives praise to Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the company’s forthcoming NX console. As many gaming fans will likely agr...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 January 2018
Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Super Mario Odyssey speedruns have taken a turn for the sensual. No longer is it about getting to the end or collecting all the moons as quickly as possible; it’s about getting to see Mario’s nippl...

By Olivia Falk on 09 January 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 09 January 2018
Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

For the past week, rumors have been swirling about Nintendo hosting a major Nintendo Direct on January 11. Nintendo still has yet to confirm or deny if such an event is in the works, but that hasn’...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

The Pokemon Company unveils more new Pokemon for upcoming titles Pokemon Sun and Moon, but also announces that the Pokemon Bank feature will not be available at launch. With the release of Pokemon...

By Rob Gordon on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Niantic quietly rolls out a Pokemon GO tweak, causing the Pokedex to record encounters with Pokemon in Gyms in addition to the existing wild Pokemon encounters. Although Niantic generally announces...

By Sarah Fields on 08 January 2018
Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Two of the biggest Nintendo Switch announcements out of 2017 were that Bayonetta 3 is in development as a Switch exclusive and that Metroid Prime 4 is in the works, too. But while fans weren’t expe...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 January 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving their mark on the medium. Despite what many may...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Several months ago, it was revealed that Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle became the best-selling third-party game for the Switch, with loads of Nintendo acolytes flocking to the title to experience...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 January 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sor...

By Rob Keyes on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No  Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO fans dig deep into the game’s latest update, hunting for data indicating that the rare Pokemon Ditto can be unlocked, but find no evidence that’s the case. Pokemon GO re-imagines one of...

By Sarah Fields on 07 January 2018
Rumor Patrol: New Legend of Zelda Release Date Leaked?

Rumor Patrol: New Legend of Zelda Release Date Leaked?

The source code of Nintendo’s European websites has potentially leaked the release date of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s amiibos and possibly the game itself. While news regarding The L...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 January 2018
Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

A new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine reveals shocking statistics about how many drivers are distracted because they’re playing Pokemon GO in the car. Unfortunately, there are many people...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO players have been enjoying the benefits of the new weather system for the last few weeks with increased sightings, more candy, and strength bonuses in certain conditions. The new system...

By Denny Connolly on 07 January 2018
Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

[Update: These trademarks and logos have been faked as part of an Internet hoax. Original story follows.] Rumors have been swirling these past few days that Nintendo is set to host a Nintendo Direct...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Rune Abilities

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Rune Abilities

In a new The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gameplay video tweeted out by Nintendo, it appears that Link will have access to a number of new rune-based abilities. Ever since The Legend of Zel...

By Alexander Pan on 07 January 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Video is All About Arrows

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Video is All About Arrows

Nintendo of America’s latest video for its forthcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild covers the different types of arrows Link uses within the game. Following Nintendo of America’s recent...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2018
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Temple of Time

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Temple of Time

Nintendo’s Facebook page uploads a small amount of footage from the upcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild featuring the iconic Temple of Time. While the Pokemon series has been the bigge...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 January 2018
New Legend of Zelda Will Need to Pass 2 Million Units Sold to Be Successful

New Legend of Zelda Will Need to Pass 2 Million Units Sold to Be Successful

During Nintendo’s recent shareholder meeting, Legend of Zelda creator Shigeru Miyamoto states that Breath of the Wild will need to pass 2 million units in sales to be successful. Many games were sh...

By Alexander Pan on 07 January 2018
Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

The Nintendo Switch has already found record-breaking success in Japan, where it beat the PS2’s first-year sales. The console has found similar success around the world, as Nintendo has confirmed t...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

January 11 may be the date for the next Nintendo Direct, according to two industry insiders on the ResetEra community boards. Expect an official announcement soon, though delays are possible. The...

By Rory Young on 06 January 2018
Zelda Creator Doesn't Know if Link Will Wear Green Garb

Zelda Creator Doesn't Know if Link Will Wear Green Garb

We sat down to chat with Zelda creator Shigeru Miyamoto about the possibility of seeing the iconic green tunic return in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. As one of the most iconic gaming ch...

By Riley Little on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

An unidentified assailant attacks Pokemon GO player and Twitch streamer Rickey Yaneza while the latter was livestreaming Pokemon GO gameplay in Central Park. Since Pokemon GO launched last July, th...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 January 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Series creator Shigeru Miyamoto sheds some light on just how big the development team is on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and who else is involved. Nintendo turned a lot of heads when th...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Delibird Added with Surprise Gift

Pokemon GO: Delibird Added with Surprise Gift

Today, the game developer Niantic brought some sizable updates to the popular mobile augmented reality title, Pokemon GO, with the inclusion of Gen 3 Ice and Water-types from Pokemon Ruby and Sapph...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 January 2018
Pokemon GO: This is What Star Pieces Do

Pokemon GO: This is What Star Pieces Do

Pokemon GO‘s holiday 2017 event is set to kick off later today, and it is bringing with it plenty of reasons for fans to get excited. Besides third generation water- and ice-type Pokemon and the ch...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 January 2018
Okamiden Character Videos Get Players Acquainted With the Colorful Cast

Okamiden Character Videos Get Players Acquainted With the Colorful Cast

Fans of the cult-classic PS2 and Wii hit, Okami, have been long awaiting the direct sequel, Okamiden. Nintendo and Capcom have decided to ease the anticipation of the game’s release by unveiling...

By Tyler Davis on 03 January 2018
Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing Mobile Games Delayed

Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing Mobile Games Delayed

Nintendo confirms that planned mobile games for both Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing have been delayed, due to the upcoming release of the recently announced Super Mario Run. It may have taken a wh...

By Rob Gordon on 03 January 2018
Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Nintendo’s port of Super Mario Maker is a great distraction for those that missed out on the Wii U installment, but it is lacking when compared to the console iteration. Upon the announcement of Su...

By Riley Little on 03 January 2018
The Switch's Late Night Debut Reveals More About It

The Switch's Late Night Debut Reveals More About It

Gamers carefully analyze footage of Jimmy Fallon and Reggie Fils-Aime trying out the Nintendo Switch, and determine that the console is definitely worth the hype. The official reveal trailer for th...

By Sarah Fields on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO Holiday 2017 Event Start Time Confirmed

Pokemon GO Holiday 2017 Event Start Time Confirmed

While Taiwan’s Google Play Store leaked details on Pokemon GO‘s holiday 2017 event, Niantic itself has now confirmed its existence. Not only has Niantic detailed what fans can expect from the game’...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Niantic Adding New Pokestops

Pokemon GO: Niantic Adding New Pokestops

With Pokemon GO‘s holiday event for 2017 set to go live today, it won’t be a major surprise if many fans of the popular augmented reality title jump back into trainer mode in order to discover the...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: How To Get Free Single-Use Incubators

Pokemon GO: How To Get Free Single-Use Incubators

After weeks of waiting, Pokemon GO players finally are getting some information about this year’s holiday event. In addition to the opportunity to catch a new batch of water- and ice-types, trainer...

By Denny Connolly on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally revealed the mobile augmented reality title’s holiday event for 2017, which not only brings back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Videos Are About Good Eats

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Videos Are About Good Eats

Nintendo releases two brand new videos for its forthcoming action-adventure game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, with both focusing on Link’s ability to cook. Although Nintendo has yet to...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Star Fox Zero Made Me Feel Like I Was 6 Again

Star Fox Zero Made Me Feel Like I Was 6 Again

One editor goes hands-on with Star Fox Zero, and realizes that the game plays like a true extension of the classic Nintendo 64 iteration – opening a portal to 1997 in the process. I still remember...

By Riley Little on 03 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Ice and Water Types Released

Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Ice and Water Types Released

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally announced the game’s holiday event for 2017. Not only does the event bring back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited time, but it will a...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 January 2018
N64 Emulator Removed from Xbox Games Store

N64 Emulator Removed from Xbox Games Store

Just a few short days since it was discovered on the Xbox Games Store, the Nintendo 64 app has been pulled and users can no longer download the emulator. A Nintendo 64 emulator titled Win64e10 rece...

By Curt Hutson on 03 January 2018
Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is an engaging remake of a well-liked classic that brings some much needed paint and portability to the overly long game. In 2016, gamers have becom...

By Riley Little on 03 January 2018
Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

In Nintendo’s latest financial earnings report, the company reveals that the Wii U continues to struggle in sales, but 3DS is enjoying a sales bump thanks to Pokemon GO. It’s no secret that the Wii...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018
Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

North American audiences currently have the chance to capitalize on the official release of Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s first mythical creature from the games. It’s no secret that Nintendo’s Pokemon Sun...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run has released on Android ahead of schedule. Nintendo’s popular mobile platformer was initially confirmed for a March 23 Android release date earlier this month, but the company has j...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 January 2018
Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

During a financial briefing, Nintendo confirms that mobile game Super Mario Run will be partly free to play and that friends from Miitomo can be carried over. Announced as part of Nintendo’s plans...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 January 2018
Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits Review

Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits Review

The arrival of Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits provides fans with a familiar experience that changes very, very little when compared to the first iteration of the series. Initially billed as the ‘Poke...

By Riley Little on 03 January 2018
Super Mario Run Announced for iOS

Super Mario Run Announced for iOS

Shigeru Miyamoto announces that the Super Mario franchise is coming to iPhone during an Apple event, with the reveal of mobile platformer Super Mario Run. Even though Nintendo has been hesitant to...

By Rob Gordon on 03 January 2018
10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

Game Rant takes a look back at the biggest hoaxes in video game history, from mysterious characters and hidden game modes through to fabricated new consoles and devices. With all of the complexitie...

By Rob Gordon on 03 January 2018
Mario Party: Star Rush Review

Mario Party: Star Rush Review

Mario Party: Star Rush does a lot to recreate the feeling of couch-based multiplayer and pioneers with a handful of new modes, but succumbs to its portable limitations in time. The original Mario...

By Riley Little on 03 January 2018
Amazon Lists, Removes 18 Nintendo Switch Untitled Games

Amazon Lists, Removes 18 Nintendo Switch Untitled Games

Few would argue against the notion that 2017 was a fantastic debut year for the Nintendo Switch. In 2017, the Nintendo Switch sold about 15 million units and managed to build an impressive library...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018
Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Hoping to change things up, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon offer one of the most radical departures from the series’ longstanding formula. Fortunately, the gamble has paid off. If every facet of The...

By Riley Little on 02 January 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Players are able to choose either Rowlet, Litten, or Popplio when they start their adventure in Sun and Moon, but which Pokemon makes the most sense for their team? It’s one of the toughest decisio...

By Riley Little on 02 January 2018
Miyamoto Teasing Something With Samurai Mario T-Shirt

Miyamoto Teasing Something With Samurai Mario T-Shirt

Shigeru Miyamoto teases fans with a T-shirt featuring Samurai Mario during his appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, causing speculation online. Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto, Reg...

By Jason Gallagher on 11 December 2016
Nintendo Offers $20,000 to Find 3DS Security Flaws

Nintendo Offers $20,000 to Find 3DS Security Flaws

In an attempt to curb piracy on the 3DS, Nintendo launches a program in which a $20,000 bounty will be offered to hackers who can find vulnerabilities in the console. One of the prevailing...

By Alexander Pan on 07 December 2016
Star Fox Zero Has A Touching Tribute To Satoru Iwata

Star Fox Zero Has A Touching Tribute To Satoru Iwata

Upcoming Wii U space shooter Star Fox Zero features an emotional send off message for fallen Nintendo CEO and beloved gaming personality Satoru Iwata.

By Evan Hopkins on 22 May 2016
Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

In an E3 2016 interview with Game Informer, Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen name Star Fox Zero and Pikmin 3 as two underrated Wii U exclusive titles.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 May 2016
Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Nintendo releases a brief anime based on Star Fox Zero, featuring all of the beloved animal pilots from the main game. It’s actually quite good and can be watched here.

By Riley Little on 22 May 2016
Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

Nintendo announces a new Star Fox game called Star Fox Guard, which will also be bundled with the upcoming Wii U game Star Fox Zero when it is released this April.

By Weston Albert on 22 May 2016
Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo says the company tried to create an Arwing amiibo that would have launched with Star Fox Zero, but despite numerous tries they weren’t able to complete it.

By Weston Albert on 22 May 2016