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Fan-made Pokemon Uranium adds more than 100 new Pokemon and Nuclear type

Posted 08/10 20:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Fan-made Pokemon Uranium adds more than 100 new Pokemon and Nuclear type

Within a week of the Metroid 2 remake getting released - and immediately shut down - another group of Nintendo fans has decided to try its luck.Meet Pokemon Uranium, a fan-made Pokemon game that introduces a new graphical style, region, the Nuclear Pokemon type, and more than 150 new critters to catch and train.

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Rio Olympics’ Closing Ceremony Previews Tokyo 2020 With Mario, Pac-Man, And More

Posted 08/23 01:18 in Hardware | 0comments

Rio Olympics’ Closing Ceremony Previews Tokyo 2020 With Mario, Pac-Man, And More

The Rio 2016 Olympics have come to an end, but we got a taste of what’s next in the Tokyo 2020 with an appearance by Super Mario, prime minister Shinzo Abe as Mario, and more during the closing ceremony.The video, which was shown during the closing ceremony of Rio 2016, shared a tease of what’s to come in Tokyo 2020 with a look at Mario, prime minister Shinzo Abe as Mario, Pac-Man, Doraemon, Captain Tsubasa, Hello Kitty, and more.

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Nintendo Minute Takes A Tour Of The Pokémon World Championships

Posted 08/29 02:14 in Hardware | 0comments

Nintendo Minute Takes A Tour Of The Pokémon World Championships

The Pokémon World Championships were recently held in San Francisco, California, and Nintendo Minute was there to check out all the festivities.In the video below, Kit and Krysta give us a tour of the entire event, from the card game and video game finals, to a look at the store featuring a colorful collection of various Pokémon merchandise.

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Nintendo takes to Twitter for surprise announcement of galactic-themed 3DS XL

Posted 08/29 21:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo takes to Twitter for surprise announcement of galactic-themed 3DS XL

A new color scheme for the New 3DS XL (that's "new" with a capital "N") will be arriving on store shelves this week.It's a new-new situation!

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Here's the Nintendo Switch/NX confirmed games and developers so far

Posted 10/20 16:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's the Nintendo Switch/NX confirmed games and developers so far

We've also had a list of confirmed developers and publishers who will all be announcing support for the Nintendo Switch.• Autodesk, Inc• BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.

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Nintendo's Next Console Is Called the Nintendo Switch

Posted 10/21 03:22 in Reviews | 0comments

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

Posted 01/16 03:45 in Reviews | 0comments

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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