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Nintendo's Next Console Is Called the Nintendo Switch

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Nintendo's Next Console Is Called the Nintendo Switch

Today, Nintendo gave its first look at its forthcoming console, the Nintendo Switch.In the above video, Nintendo confirms many the rumors that have been circulating about the console since the company first announced its plans for a new platform.

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How A Link to the Past paved the way for the future of Zelda

Posted 11/21 18:35 in Gaming | 0comments

How A Link to the Past paved the way for the future of Zelda

A prequel to the first two Zelda games (hence its English title), A Link to the Past opens with a young boy called Link sleepwalking as Princess Zelda calls to him telepathically.She explains that she’s being held prisoner in the basement of Hyrule Castle and needs Link to rescue her.

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The Community Spotlight - 01/15/2017

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The Community Spotlight - 01/15/2017

Beyond this, the community was practically buzzing about the Nintendo Switch and cancellation of Scalebound.With this all in mind, let's get on with the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight!

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Nintendo Shares An Updated List Of Total Hardware Sales Starting With 3DS And Wii U

Posted 01/31 12:43 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Shares An Updated List Of Total Hardware Sales Starting With 3DS And Wii U

We just got a look at Nintendo’s top-selling software sales for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles, and the financial results report also has an update on hardware and software sales units.You can also check out how Nintendo’s past two generations of consoles and handheld devices compare to other consoles and handhelds from the past: NintendoNintendo 3DSNintendo DSWiiWii URead more stories about & & & & on Siliconera.

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Wii U Production Has Officially Ended In Japan

Posted 01/31 13:58 in Hardware | 0comments

Wii U Production Has Officially Ended In Japan

Back in November there were rumors going left and right about Nintendo ending the Wii U console’s production, but the company has officially ended its production in Japan according to the official website.With the Nintendo Switch’s launch just around the corner in a little over a month, it makes sense hearing about the end of its production, and we’ll likely hear a follow-up from regions outside of Japan with a similar confirmation.

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Nintendo 3DS Still Lives With New Games And Many Titles That Have Yet To Be Announced

Posted 02/01 09:46 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo 3DS Still Lives With New Games And Many Titles That Have Yet To Be Announced

Here are some highlights from the briefing that talks about the future of the Nintendo 3DS business: As for the future of the Nintendo 3DS business, Nintendo 3DS family hardware has continued to spread through our markets, reaching sales of 62 million units worldwide.We will continue to introduce new titles that players can enjoy for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

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Nintendo Switch Gets An Updated Count Of Titles In Development And Publishers

Posted 02/01 10:16 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Switch Gets An Updated Count Of Titles In Development And Publishers

Our thinking in arranging the 2017 software lineup is that it is important to continue to provide new titles regularly without long gaps.This encourages consumers to continue actively playing the system, maintains buzz, and spurs continued sales momentum for Nintendo Switch.

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Fire Emblem Fans Are Mostly In Their 20s and 30s, More On Sales And Fire Emblem Heroes

Posted 02/01 10:46 in Hardware | 0comments

Fire Emblem Fans Are Mostly In Their 20s and 30s, More On Sales And Fire Emblem Heroes

In Nintendo’s financial results briefing for fiscal year ending March 2017, company president Tatsumi Kimishima talked Fire Emblem, with some info on demographic and Fire Emblem Heroes.I will now talk about the third smart-device application, following Miitomo and Super Mario Run, that Nintendo will release, Fire Emblem Heroes.

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See How Nintendo 3DS Hardware And Software Sales Compare In Japan, U.S., And Europe

Posted 02/01 11:16 in Hardware | 0comments

See How Nintendo 3DS Hardware And Software Sales Compare In Japan, U.S., And Europe

In looking back on the life-to-date performance of Nintendo 3DS, hardware spread through the Japanese market first before the U.This shows the size of the latent Nintendo 3DS market.

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NES Classic Edition Surpasses 1.5 Million Units In Global Sales

Posted 02/01 13:31 in Hardware | 0comments

NES Classic Edition Surpasses 1.5 Million Units In Global Sales

The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition was one of the hottest holiday items around the world and it has reached a global sell-through of 1.5 million units.

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Nintendo’s Amiibo And Download Sales Saw A Big Decline From Previous Fiscal Year

Posted 02/01 14:31 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo’s Amiibo And Download Sales Saw A Big Decline From Previous Fiscal Year

5 million units of the NES Classic Edition, their amiibo figures and download sales saw a big decline in the past fiscal year.In the previous period, we sold many amiibo, particularly in the Super Smash Brothers series, reaching total sell-in of approximately 20.

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Nintendo Switch’s Online Service Expected To Be Between 2,000 To 3,000 Yen Yearly

Posted 02/02 09:19 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Switch’s Online Service Expected To Be Between 2,000 To 3,000 Yen Yearly

We’re still waiting to find out more about the Nintendo Switch’s online features, which is expected to be free until this fall when they’ll implement its pricing.In an interview with Nikkei, company president Tatsumi Kimishima shared more.

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Nintendo President Sees A Need And Market For 3DS, Successor In Consideration

Posted 02/02 09:33 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo President Sees A Need And Market For 3DS, Successor In Consideration

We learned yesterday that Nintendo has no plans to let the 3DS die anytime soon, and Kyoto Shimbun has a quote from president Tatsumi Kimishima considering a successor.According to the report, Kimishima stated that the 3DS is different from the Switch in terms of shape, size, and pricing, and he feels that they can co-exist together.

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Nintendo President Elaborates On The 3DS Market And Possible Successor

Posted 02/03 09:51 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo President Elaborates On The 3DS Market And Possible Successor

When a player first uses the Nintendo Switch and recognizes it as a portable device, is there a point to releasing a next-generation handheld console?A: I believe that for the time being, the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch can co-exist together.

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Nintendo Switch Will Not Have Virtual Console At Launch

Posted 02/23 15:00 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Switch Will Not Have Virtual Console At Launch

When the Nintendo Switch launches on March 3, it’ll be ready to go with the Nintendo eShop and its lineup of downloadable games, but what will be missing is the Virtual Console at launch.According to Nintendo, Virtual Console games will not be available on Nintendo Switch at launch;however, the company will share more information about that in the future.

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Reggie Fils-Aime On Applying Lessons Learned From The Wii U To The Nintendo Switch

Posted 03/02 18:34 in Hardware | 0comments

Reggie Fils-Aime On Applying Lessons Learned From The Wii U To The Nintendo Switch

The much-anticipated release of the Nintendo Switch is less than 24 hours away, and alistdaily has shared a recent interview with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime.The interview features Reggie’s thoughts on the Switch, including how Nintendo applied lessons learned from past consoles like the Wii U, how the Switch will connect with its broad audience, and more.

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Messages From Reggie Fils-Aimé, Sony, And Microsoft For Nintendo Switch’s Launch

Posted 03/03 18:36 in Hardware | 0comments

Messages From Reggie Fils-Aimé, Sony, And Microsoft For Nintendo Switch’s Launch

Nintendo released the Switch today and Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé shared a message of gratitude for the fans.We even saw some warm messages from rival companies Sony and Microsoft.

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Nintendo Wins Copyright Case Against Seller of Circumvention Devices

Posted 03/08 18:36 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Wins Copyright Case Against Seller of Circumvention Devices

76 million (CAD) after winning a copyright case against Jeramie King and his affiliated business, Go Cyber Shopping Ltd., which was a seller of circumvention devices.

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Nintendo’s Treehouse Log Has Started Over On Tumblr

Posted 03/24 17:36 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo’s Treehouse Log Has Started Over On Tumblr

Now the group has branched out further to other aspects of social media with the recent opening of its new Treehouse Log over on Tumblr.According to Nintendo’s Bill Trinen, the Log will “offer insight into games and franchises you love, presented from a unique Treehouse perspective.

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