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Rumor: Iconic Mario Games Remastered on Nintendo Switch

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 March 2020, 22:28

There was an intriguing leak on the web related to the Mario series. Nintendo intends to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the franchise with announcements of new games and remasters of iconic titles. There are also plans to announce an animated movie with the company's mascot in the main role.

Mario and Other Projects Related to Nintendo Disappear From Dreams on PS4

Konrad Serafinski, 22 March 2020, 14:53

The project of one of Dreams players was stopped by Nintendo intervention. The giant doesn't like the fact that users use iconic company characters with impunity. This probably means the end of projects openly imitating Mario, Linka or other iconic characters.

Nintendo Announces LEGO Super Mario

Michael Kulakowski, 10 March 2020, 22:25

A short trailer and announcement of LEGO Super Mario appeared on Nintendos official Twitter profile. For the time being, we don't know whether it will be a series of physical lego sets under the license of the legendary platform game or a bigger collaboration between companies, which may result in new games on Nintendo Switch.

Unique Nintendo PlayStation Sold for Over 360 Thousand Dollars

Adrian Werner, 09 March 2020, 13:53

The auction of Nintendo PlayStation, a prototype console that has never been officially distributed, has ended. The winning bid was $360,000.

Players are Waiting for PS5 and New Xbox; Sales of Old Consoles Decrease

Bart Swiatek, 17 February 2020, 15:12

The NPD group has noted a significant drop in interest in the current generation of consoles - PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Sales dropped more sharply than expected by Sony and Microsoft.

You Can Bid For The Prototype of Nintendo PlayStation

Laty, 14 February 2020, 14:05

Nintendo PlayStation is a child of a short collaboration between Sony and Nintendo. The hybrid console has recently been put up for auction, and the highest bid is already $350,000.

Rumor: Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 Only in 2021

Adrian Werner, 02 February 2020, 22:01

There have been reports on the web that the development of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 takes more time than initially planned. As a result, we will probably have to wait until 2021 for the game's release.

2020 Without Nintendo Switch Pro

Peter Doron, 31 January 2020, 12:38

Nintendo officially announced that we will not see a new, improved model of the Switch console in 2020. Instead, we'll get several limited editions - the first one, intended for fans of the Animal Crossing series, will be released in March.

52 Million Units of Nintendo Switch Sold; Great Result of Pokemon

Adrian Werner, 30 January 2020, 11:44

Nintendo has reasons to be satisfied. Sales of the Switch console have already exceeded 52 million copies. In addition, Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are doing great on the market.

Nintendo Earned One Billion Dollars in Revenue From Mobile Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 29 January 2020, 23:16

Sensor Tower, the analytical group, revealed the financial results of Nintendo's mobile games. Titles like Fire Emblem Heroes or Mario Kart Tour have brought the company one billion dollars in revenue.

Nintendo Switch with GameCube Controller - Impressive Fan Design

Konrad Serafinski, 12 January 2020, 18:41

The popular youtuber has created unique Joy-Cons for Nintendo Switch that look just like the GameCube controller. Moreover, they are fully functional and work both connected to the console and wirelessly.

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DX Announced

Adrian Werner, 10 January 2020, 17:01

The Pokemon Company has announced Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX, a turn-based RPG with roguelike elements that will debut this year on Nintendo Switch. The game is a remake of two classics from DS and Game Boy Advance.

Expansion Pass for Pokemon Sword and Shield Announced

Peter Doron, 10 January 2020, 11:47

Nintendo, The Pokemon Company and Game Freak have announced an Expansion Pass for Pokemon Sword and Shield. The pack will include two major extensions to one of the biggest hits of 2019.

In 2019 79% of Japanese Console Market Belonged to Nintendo

Adrian Werner, 09 January 2020, 14:33

Thanks to Famitsu, we have learned the scale of Nintendo's domination on the Japanese market. As many as 76% of the consoles sold last year were models from the Switch family.

Rumor: New Model of Nintendo Switch in Mid-2020

Adrian Werner, 07 January 2020, 15:02

There have been rumors suggesting that Nintendo intends to release a new model of the Switch console in mid-year. Production is expected to start in this quarter.

Unique Prototype of Nintendo PlayStation Goes to Auction

Frozen, 18 December 2019, 14:24

A rare prototype of a hybrid console resulting from the short collaboration of Sony and Nintendo will soon be put on sale. This will be the first ever opportunity to purchase this unique device.

A Very Peculiar Trailer of No More Heroes 3

Michael Kulakowski, 13 December 2019, 03:28

The Game Awards 2019 presented a new and rather unconventional trailer for No More Heroes 3, produced in the form of a five-minute animation inspired by cartoons from the 80s and 90s. The video also confirmed the release date of the game on Nintendo Switch.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Break Sales Records Despite the Controversy

Paul Wozniak, 21 November 2019, 22:15

According to official data, the latest installments of Pokemon have sold very well in the first week since their release. The games became the fastest growing title in the history of Nintendo Switch console, breaking the record of sales in Japan, among others.

Techland Announces Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Nintendo Switch

Bart Swiatek, 25 October 2019, 09:48

Techland announced that the shooter Call of Juarez: Gunslinger will hit the Nintendo Switch console on December 10. The release will use a number of features specific to the platform. The first trailer was also presented.

Techland Begins Advertising Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Switch

Bart Swiatek, 21 October 2019, 11:09

It seems that Call of Juarez: Gunslinger may soon appear on the Nintendo Switch console. Polish developer Techland has started an advertising campaign, which leaves no doubt in this respect.

Problems Between Blizzard and Nintendo Result in Overwatch Refunds?

Bart Swiatek, 17 October 2019, 15:38

There are reports on the web that Nintendo does not promote Overwatch - at least not in the USA. Some users also report problems with the game's availability in the eShop and the alleged possibility of refunds of the title. Is the case somehow related to the events in Hong Kong? Or is it just a simple misunderstanding?

Mario Kart Tour Remains in the Lead - Over 90 Million Downloads

Milosz Szubert, 03 October 2019, 12:45

The free racing game Mario Kart Tour has been downloaded over 90 million times in the first week since its launch on mobile devices. This is the best result of a Nintendo game in this market.

Mario Kart Tour is a Record Mobile Debut With Nasty Microtransactions

Jacob Blazewicz, 28 September 2019, 00:16

Mario Kart Tour's recent debut proved to be record-breaking among mobile games, easily outperforming the previously unbeatable Pokemon GO. Unfortunately, the success of the game was overshadowed by the stink raised by extremely nasty microtransactions.

Nintendo Sues Another ROM Website; Millions of Dollars are at Stake

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 September 2019, 15:33

Nintendo has filed another lawsuit in connection with illegal sharing of games on the Internet. This time it was the RomUniverse website, from which the publisher demands substantial compensation.

Switch Gets Bent Controllers? Nintendo Patents New Joy-Cons

Bebop, 09 September 2019, 16:18

Nintendo may introduce new, more ergonomic Joy-Cons for the Switch console. May, but it doesn't have to, because so far the patent for bent controllers has only been filed online.

Nintendo Direct - Divinity: Original Sin 2 Launches on Switch and More

Frozen, 05 September 2019, 21:01

We have gathered all the most important information and announcements from the Nintendo Direct presentation that took place this morning.

Astral Chain Review Bombed on Metacritic by Jealous Gamers

Bart Swiatek, 05 September 2019, 17:44

NintendoLife reports that Astral Chain - the latest production of the Japanese developer PlatinumGames - has become the target of the so-called review bombing. The reason for players' anger may be the exclusivity of the game for the Nintendo Switch platform.

Astral Chain Reviews - PlatinumGames has Delivered Another Hit

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 August 2019, 21:59

Astral Chain received its first reviews. Reviewers agree - the new work of PlatinumGames is a very good and unique game, offering great gameplay and engaging storyline (and lots of cats).

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on Switch - New Trailer and Release Date

Milosz Szubert, 19 August 2019, 21:14

There is a new trailer for the upcoming Nintendo Switch version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The game from CD Projekt RED studio will launch on the Japanese console on October 15, this year.

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo Develop New Policy on Lootboxes

Jacob Blazewicz, 07 August 2019, 22:48

Entertainment Software Association has revealed that Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft intend to change their policy on lootboxes. From next year, companies will impose the obligation to provide information about the chances of obtaining specific items from lootboxes in games published on their consoles.

The Witcher 3 Soon Playable on Nintendo Switch

Paul Wozniak, 02 August 2019, 22:49

Those present at gamescom will be able to test The Witcher 3 and other productions aimed at Nintendo Switch. New gameplays from these titles will be released on the Internet on August 20-22.

Dragalia Lost is Nintendo's Second Most Profitable Mobile Game

Konrad Serafinski, 28 July 2019, 19:07

Dragalia Lost, a mobile game from Nintendo, has exceeded the $100 million revenue barrier, making it the second most profitable mobile title from the Japanese company.

Nintendo Comments on Defective Joy-Cons [Updated]

Frozen, 24 July 2019, 15:53

The Japanese company commented on the problem of „drifting” Joy-Con controllers for the Nintendo Switch console. However, it was not the answer the fans were hoping for.

Standard Switch Gets New CPU

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 July 2019, 12:57

Nintendo has filed an application to the Federal Communications Commission to change the specs of Nintendo Switch. The document refers to the original console model and mentions the NAND memory and Nvidia Tegra chip modifications, which, as rumors suggest, may translate into increased performance.

Smaller, Portable - Nintendo Switch Lite Announced

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 July 2019, 00:38

Rumors about the new model of the Nintendo Switch console have been confirmed. Presented today, Nintendo Switch Lite will give up the hybrid character of the original console in favour of mobile functions.

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo Want to Limit Console Production in China

Konrad Serafinski, 08 July 2019, 10:10

According to the Nikkei Asian Review report, Sony and Microsoft and Nintendo plan to limit their console production in China. All because of the political impasse between the USA and China, which will result in additional duties being imposed on goods from the latter country.

Nintendo Mini Switch 2 - New Version With Larger Screen?

Adrian Werner, 05 July 2019, 15:16

Thanks to the offer of a licensed manufacturer of accessories there are rumors about Nintendo Mini Switch 2, a new version of the console, which, despite its name, is to offer a larger screen than the standard version of the device.

Fans Ressurect Super Mario Bros Royale

Paul Wozniak, 01 July 2019, 00:00

The popular Battle Royale mod for Super Mario Bros has disappeared from the web due to Nintendo's intervention. However, this did not prevent the fans of this unusual gameplay from resurrecting the mod and releasing it as an open-source project.

Consoles 25% more expensive? Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft Against Trump's Sanctions

Julia Dragovic, 27 June 2019, 15:12

Major console manufacturers Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft issued a joint statement opposing Donald Trump's proposal for 25% penalty duties on, among others, consoles manufactured in China. If sanctions are adopted, Switch, Xbox and PlayStation prices in the U.S. will rise by at least 25%.

Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 May Draw From Red Dead Redemption 2

Milosz Szubert, 13 June 2019, 16:00

During an interview for IGN, Eiji Aonuma, the producer of The Legend of Zelda series, suggested that the continuation of Breath of the Wild could be partly inspired by Red Dead Redemption II. Details about the project are still shrouded in mystery.

Summary of Nintendo Direct E3 2019 Broadcast; Witcher 3 Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

Conrad Hazi, 12 June 2019, 01:06

The last big presentation at the E3 Expo 2019 is behind us. Nintendo has revealed its publishing plans for the upcoming months. The leaks suggesting that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will hit Nintendo Switch have been confirmed.

Daemon X Machina - New Trailer and Release Date

Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 22:22

Nintendo showed a dynamic trailer of Daemon X Machina and shared its release date. The production, in which we operate powerful mechs, will debut before the end of summer.

The Legend of Zelda Link's Awakening - Trailer, Release Date, Level Editor

Milosz Szubert, 11 June 2019, 22:14

During a special presentation from the Nintendo Direct series at E3 Expo 2019, a new trailer of The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening was revealed. Dungeon editor will be available in the game. Game received a release date, too. It's September 20, this year.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 The Black Order - Heroes Vs Thanos On A New Trailer

Milosz Szubert, 11 June 2019, 19:30

A new trailer of Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order made its debut at Nintendo Direct E3 Expo broadcast. The title will be released on July 19, this year, on the Nintendo Switch console.

Watch The New Trailer of Fire Emblem Three Houses

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 June 2019, 19:26

Nintendo has shown another trailer of Fire Emblem Three Houses. The video focuses on the story of the new version of the popular tactical RPG series.

Contra Returns - New Trailer And Release Date Of Contra: Rogue Corps

Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 19:21

The Contra series is eternally alive, as evidenced by the fact that Konami has announced the next part of the series. Nintendo Switch owners can prepare for the arrival of Contra: Rogue Corps.

The Witcher 3 Gets a Nintendo Switch Version This Year

Agnes Adamus, 11 June 2019, 19:07

During the Nintendo Direct stream organized as part of the E3 2019 Expo, it was revealed that The Witcher 3 (definitive edition) will get to the Nintendo Switch console. The release is scheduled for later this year.

Pokemon Shield and Pokemon Sword - Trailer and Release Date

Michael Kulakowski, 06 June 2019, 01:05

Game Freak has announced Pokemon Shield and Pokemon Sword release date, and published a new gameplay trailer, showing elements never before seen in the series. Both games will be released exclusively on Nintendo Switch.

Detective Pikachu and Pokemon Masters Sequel Announced

Adrian Werner, 29 May 2019, 19:31

Pokemon Masters and the continuation of the adventure game Detective Pikachu have been announced. Pokemon HOME and Pokemon Sleep are also planned. All these novelties were revealed at a conference organised by The Pokemon Company in Tokyo.

Nintendo Switch Sells Better than PS4 in Japan

Conrad Hazi, 16 May 2019, 12:36

According to data published by Famitsu, Nintendo Switch outperformed PlayStation 4 in terms of sales in Japan. The result is noteworthy as Switch debuted on the market 3 years later than PS4.