Nintendo shutting down the Wii U’s TV app in August

  As a sign of the changing times at Nintendo, the company has taken a head start in moving on from the Wii U by announcing the closure of its Nintendo TVii app. Fans have been using it for several years to find and interact with television programming through the Wii U’s GamePad controller, but the service […]

Nintendo of America head says smaller New 3DS models “might show up”

  In North America, there’s only one flavor of New Nintendo 3DS available, and that’s the XL. It’s a great model, and likely the one I personally would have selected if I had options, but that’s not the case for every gamer out there. Folks have been asking Nintendo for a release of the more […]

Nintendo throwing a major E3 2015 sale on Mario and Zelda games

  When Sony throws a sale, that just means it’s Tuesday. When Nintendo throws a sale, best to check the sky for flying pigs. And look at that! A brand new Star Fox game! Sale time! Anyway, this sale drops prices of the Mario and Legend of Zelda franchises up to 30 percent. Pretty much every Mario […]

Nintendo releases schedule for E3 2015 events

  While Nintendo has completely forgone the physical press conference formula for E3 over the last several years, they’ve adopted the philosophy of doing a full week of events for folks not in LA. That’s actually worked out fairly well for the company with fans citing this style as the preferred method on social networks […]

Nintendo and DeNA Form Business and Capital Alliance

   Nintendo Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7974) and DeNA Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 2432) today entered into a business and capital alliance to develop and operate new game apps for smart devices and build a new multi-device membership service for consumers worldwide. Leveraging the strength of Nintendo’s intellectual property (IP) and game development skills in combination with […]