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Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase Breakdown

Matt Buckley, 29 June 2022, 00:19

Today’s Nintendo Direct might have just been a Mini Direct, but there were still a lot of announcements, from the Portal games to the Persona series, there’s a lot to talk about.

Switch Topped 8+ Years of PS4 Sales in US in Just 5 Years

Adrian Werner, 14 May 2022, 20:02

The best-selling console in the U.S. in April was Nintendo Switch, and among video games, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.

Pokemons Like Gold, Bayonetta 3 Coming This Year - Nintendo Report Highlights

Przemyslaw Dygas, 10 May 2022, 14:13

Nintendo has confirmed that Bayonetta 3 is alive and will debut on the market this year. The company also boasted about the success of Pokemon.

Nintendo Gives Safety Warning Ahead of Nintendo Switch Sports Launch

Matt Buckley, 29 April 2022, 11:45

With Nintendo Switch Sports set to release on Friday, Nintendo remembers the damage caused when the original Wii Sports was released and tweeted out a friendly reminder to be careful.

RPG Adventure Lonesome Village Announced for Nintendo Switch

Matt Buckley, 28 April 2022, 10:46

The indie game Lonesome Village, which already had a very successful kickstarter campaign, is finally bringing its cute art style and diverse gameplay to the Nintendo Switch.

Tomorrow's Nintendo Direct Will Bring Big Presentation of Switch Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 February 2022, 16:48

After a long hiatus, Nintendo is back with another big episode of Nintendo Direct. The upcoming show will focus on games that will be released on Switch in the coming months.

Nintendo Switch With Great Results; Wii Sales Exceeded

Adrian Werner, 03 February 2022, 12:10

Nintendo Switch sales have surpassed 100 million copies. Thus, the console overtook the Wii and became the third biggest bestseller among the company's platforms.

New Pokemon Legends Arceus Trailer Reveals Hisuian Voltorb

Matt Buckley, 10 December 2021, 12:42

In a brand new trailer for Pokemon Legends: Arceus it was revealed that the latest regional form is none other than Hisuian Voltorb.

Nintendo Not For Kids; Report Confirms

Miriam Moszczynska, 05 November 2021, 16:28

Nintendo published a report summarizing the second quarter of the fiscal year. In addition to revenue, a lot of interesting information was also revealed, including upcoming game releases.

Nintendo's New Subscription Disappoints; Expensive and Games are Buggy

Miriam Moszczynska, 27 October 2021, 13:00

Nintendo introduced a new subscription service to enable gamers to revisit Nintendo 64 games, but it turned out to be a disaster, mostly due to poor game optimization.

Nintendo Switch OLED with Better Joy-Con Mount and Smaller Cooling

Adrian Werner, 14 October 2021, 13:18

iFixit took apart the Nintendo Switch OLED console. Inside it we find a smaller cooling system and better speakers.

Kingdom Heart’s Sora Announced as Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Final Character

Matt Buckley, 05 October 2021, 22:31

During a livestream early this morning, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai revealed that Sora, the protagonist from Kingdom Hearts, will become the final character.

Mario Party Superstars - new trailer

Peter Doron, 01 October 2021, 13:31

Mario is back in the game Mario Party Superstars. The developers show off a new trailer.

Switch 4K May Never Happen; Confusion Surrounding Nintendo

Przemyslaw Dygas, 30 September 2021, 22:58

According to Bloomberg, some studios have received Switch devkits from Nintendo, which support 4K resolution. The company denies these claims.

Pokemon Releases Two New Trailers About Its Upcoming Games

Matt Buckley, 28 September 2021, 20:48

Today, the Official Pokemon Company released two new trailers, each delivering brand new information on the upcoming games Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, as well as Pokémon Legends: Arceus.

Nintendo Direct Summary - Kirby, Bayonetta 3 and More

GRG, 24 September 2021, 15:19

The third Nintendo Direct of 2021 is behind us. During the 40-minute stream a lot of news was presented, including some that pleasantly surprised Switch fans.

Switch Gets Bluetooth Update; We'll Finally Connect Wireless Headphones

GRG, 15 September 2021, 13:47

Nintendo has added long-awaited support for wireless headphones in the latest Switch update.

Here Are the Highlights from the Latest Pokemon Presents

Matt Buckley, 19 August 2021, 10:05

From new playable characters in Pokemon Unite to new information on Pokemon Legends Arceus, Wednesday’s Pokemon Presents had a lot to unpack. Here’s what you need to know.

Here’s What Was Announced During Nintendo’s Latest Indie World Showcase

Matt Buckley, 12 August 2021, 11:52

Nintendo’s latest Indie World Showcase announced information about nineteen different indie games, with seven of them releasing on the Switch today. Whether you’re a fan of dungeon crawlers, RPGs, or farming simulators, there’s bound to be something interesting for you.

Nintendo Game Sales Leave no Doubt: Creators of Mario are in a League of Their Own

Gacek, 05 August 2021, 15:21

Nintendo has released its financial results for the second quarter of 2021. The company's games are selling in millions of copies.

Hacker Arrested for Selling Pirated Legend of Zelda Save Game Files

Adam Krolak, 11 July 2021, 22:10

A 27-year-old Japanese has been arrested for selling modified save data files for Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. He also admitted to distributing files from other Nintendo games.

Nintendo Employee on Switch OLED: Don't Buy If You Don't Need a New Display

Hubert Sledziewski, 07 July 2021, 20:31

The announcement of the Switch OLED console met with a negative response from gamers. Meanwhile, a Nintendo marketer advises that those uninterested in the new display should stick with the Switch or Switch Lite.

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pro Announcement Before E3 2021

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 May 2021, 13:40

Nintendo may finally reveal a refreshed version of its latest console. According to Bloomberg agency's sources, the new Switch model will hit the market later this year.

Nintendo Boasts of Millions of Games Sold in 2020

Michal Ciezadlik, 07 May 2021, 14:28

Nintendo ended the 2020 fiscal year on a considerable positive note. By March 2021, the Japanese giant had sold 28 million Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite consoles. Leading the sales, in terms of games, was the latest installment of Animal Crossing.

Super Mario Maker 2 Players Uploaded 28 Mln Levels

Peter Doron, 04 May 2021, 17:39

Some games never die. Super Mario Maker 2 boasts a great fan base. The game already has over 26 million levels.

Upgraded Switch Coming This Year

Ness, 03 May 2021, 16:17

Nintendo has ambitious plans for its flagship Switch console. An upgraded version of the hybrid device is due out this year, and the Japanese giant is also aiming to beat the sales performance of the Nintendo Wii.

Nintendo’s Latest Indie World Showcase Lays Out Plans for 2021

Matt Buckley, 15 April 2021, 10:37

Fans of independent games rejoice, yesterday Nintendo released a ton of new information about the upcoming independent games for the Switch. There’s a long list of games, so there’s bound to be at least one or two interesting titles for everyone.

What We Want in Animal Crossing: New Horizons Anniversary Update

Matt Buckley, 14 April 2021, 11:42

April 14th marks the 20th anniversary of the Animal Crossing series. With so many other video game anniversaries being celebrated with releases of old games and announcements of new ones, what could Nintendo have in store for Animal Crossing: New Horizons?

Nintendo CEO Promises More New IPs in the Future

Hubert Sledziewski, 11 April 2021, 17:44

Shuntaro Furukawa, the CEO of Nintendo, announced that the Japanese giant will be investing in new IPs more often in the future.

Tencent and Qualcomm Working on Rivals for Nintendo Switch

Arkadiusz Strzala, 25 March 2021, 11:41

The Chinese and Americans are working on portable consoles that can compete with Japan's Nintendo Switch. Both Qualcom's and Tencent's devices show great similarities in design or features.

Nintendo Switch Pro Leak Reveals Performance and Release Date

Bart Swiatek, 18 March 2021, 13:32

Information from Bloomberg indicates that the new version of the Nintendo Switch console - known as „Pro” - may debut on the market at the end of this year. According to reports, the device will offer processing power similar to PlayStation 4 Pro.

Nintendo Will Upgrade Switch - Bigger OLED and 4K Maybe Later This Year

Michal Ciezadlik, 04 March 2021, 13:18

As Bloomberg reporters have learned, Nintendo plans to refresh its console later this year. The new Nintendo Switch model is expected to get a 7-inch OLED and a video output that transmits 4K video to our TV.

Pokemon Legends Arceus: A New Path for Pokemon?

Matt Buckley, 26 February 2021, 17:32

A new style of Pokemon game seems to have been announced during Pokemon’s 25th Anniversary presentation. The game is called Pokemon Legends Arceus. Could this be Pokemon making the jump to an open world?

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Announced

Matt Buckley, 26 February 2021, 17:28

In the first presentation celebrating Pokemon’s 25th Anniversary, the Pokemon Company announced the long awaited remakes of Pokemon Diamond & Pearl.

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pro Coming Later This Year

Karol Laska, 23 February 2021, 20:19

Nintendo Switch Pro remains a topic raised in the category of rumors and speculations, although all signs in seem to say that any moment now we will hear some official news about the console. Rumor says it's supposed to hit the market this year.

First 2021 Nintendo Direct Highlights: Here’s What You Missed

Matt Buckley, 18 February 2021, 12:04

In the first full fledged Nintendo Direct since 2019, Nintendo had some big announcements. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, a new Mario Golf, Xenoblade characters in Smash Ultimate, and a whole lot more.

First 2021 Nintendo Direct Highlights: Major Trailers

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 February 2021, 12:02

The latest Nintendo Direct presentation is behind us. Nintendo announced a lot of titles, including many refreshed versions of older titles.

Nintendo Switch With 80 Million Consoles and Over 530 Million Games Sold

Bart Swiatek, 01 February 2021, 13:35

We know the latest sales figures for Nintendo Switch and software dedicated to this platform. Customers around the world have already purchased nearly 80 million units of the console. Games for this device are also very popular.

Scope of Nintendo's Success in Japan and US is Staggering

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 January 2021, 23:14

2020 proved to be an excellent year for the gaming industry. The biggest success was recorded by Nintendo, especially in the hardware segment. Switch sales were record-breaking in both the US and Japan, and in the latter country the platform accounted for 87% of all console sales.

New Pokemon Snap Arrives on the Switch on April 30th

Matt Buckley, 15 January 2021, 14:42

In a new trailer showcasing entirely new environments and a plethora of Pokemon, The Pokemon Company announced that the upcoming New Pokemon Snap will arrive on April 30th.

Red & Blue Edition Switch & Bowser’s Fury: Mario’s 35th Anniversary Continues

Matt Buckley, 13 January 2021, 10:13

After a long wait, Nintendo finally reveals a new trailer for the upcoming Super Mario 3D World expansion, Bowser’s Fury. As if that wasn’t enough, they also announced a new Red & Blue Edition of the Switch.

Digital Distribution Dominates Game Market in UK in 2020

Adrian Werner, 12 January 2021, 11:48

The past year on the UK game market belonged to digital distribution. The best-selling title was FIFA 21, while the best-selling console was the Nintendo Switch.

2020 Belonged to Nintendo Switch

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 January 2021, 13:41

The past year (although tragic in many respects) turned out to be extremely successful for Nintendo. Switch did well all over the world, and in the UK the console sold better than the PS4, PS5, XONE and XSX/S combined.

PS5 Crushed by Switch in Japan; Worst Launch in History of Sony Consoles

Paul Musiolik, 05 January 2021, 15:51

The poor availability of PS5 in Japan annoyed the local gamers. The choir of discontent was joined by analysts who presented sales data for Sony's console, suggesting that the Japanese company has given up its home market.

Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase Announces Among Us, Spelunky, and More!

Matt Buckley, 16 December 2020, 13:10

Yesterday morning Nintendo announced a long list of exciting indie games in their Indie World Showcase. Both Spelunky 1 & 2 will arrive next summer, and Among Us is available now!

Trailer Reveals Smash Ultimate’s Next DLC Fighter: Sephiroth

Matt Buckley, 11 December 2020, 12:12

In a trailer at the Game Awards, Nintendo announced that the next DLC fighter added to the Super Smash Bros Ultimate roster will be the antagonist of Final Fantasy VII, Sephiroth.

Nintendo Hack Perpetrator Will be Jailed for 3 Years

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 December 2020, 22:18

There was a judgment in the case of Ryan Hernandez, a hacker who stole Switch's data and other confidential information from Nintendo's servers. The 21-year-old will spend three years in prison and has to pay the company a huge compensation.

Rumors Hint at New Pokemon Remakes in 2021

Matt Buckley, 25 November 2020, 09:51

A credible source has leaked rumors of an exciting 25th anniversary for Pokemon in 2021, perhaps even ending the year with long awaited Diamond and Pearl remakes.

Breakdown of the Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase

Matt Buckley, 30 October 2020, 16:11

Bravely Default 2 and Immortals Fenyx Rising are available for pre-order, an Age of Calamity demo is out now, and much more from Nintendo’s last Partner Showcase of 2020.

Monster Sanctuary Arrives on the Switch in December

Matt Buckley, 21 October 2020, 13:13

Moi Rai Games’ Monster Sanctuary, a unique mashup of the metroidvania genre with that of RPG monster catching, gets a December release date for the Switch.