Category: Nintendo News

Mario Kart 8, the latest entry of Nintendo’s popular racing series, saw its first DLC pack a few months ago. The downloadable content represented a first for Mario Kart, and was only the beginning of extra content via download. Mario Kart 8 will receive another round of DLC in just a couple months time, and…

Xenoblade Chronicles X, the new role playing game currently in development by Monolith Soft. launching next month on Wii U in Japan, is going to be the main focus of a new Direct announced earlier today. The new Xenoblade Chronicles X Japanese Direct will be streamed on YouTube and Nico Nico on March 6th at…

A Post-Mortem Apex 2015 Commentator Panel and Discussion Roughly three weeks ago, Apex 2015 came to a close, and was a rousing success in many aspects for the Smash Bros. Community. The results were full of shockers, upsets were aplenty, and a tournament that was slated to be a no-go became quite the show. However…

Bravely Second: End Layer, the new role playing game launching in April on Nintendo 3DS in Japan, has received a new commercial today. The new video, which can be found by going at the end of this post, is a really short video showcasing some quick gameplay sequences, menus and cutscenes. Bravely Second: End Layer…

Pokémon Shuffle, the free to play puzzle game based on the successful series, is now available for download on the European eShop. While the game is completely free, players will be able to purchase Jewels, Hearts and Coins through microtransactions after a certain point in the game has been reached. Some of these items can…

Dragon Ball Xenoverse has only been released this month in Japan on consoles but it looks like Japanese players will be able to enjoy another new Dragon Ball video game in the near future. The latest issue of V-Jump magazine has revealed a new Dragon Ball game called Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden, which will…

After a year long hiatus, the fan favorite Nintendo interview series “Iwata Asks” makes a triumphant return, and it’s a dozy. Satoru Iwata sits down to speak with Eiji Aonuma, the long time producer of the Legend of Zelda series to discuss Majora’s Mask and it’s 3D remake. Joining both Iwata and Aonuma are Tomomi…

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the highly anticipated new entry of the series, is now available for download on the 3DS eShop in North America. The game, which misteriously wasn’t available at midnight like other high profile 3DS release, has also received a day one update, which brings the game to version 1.1 and introduces a…

Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, the portable release of the latest entry of the Nintendo series, has received today a new update. The new update, version 1.0.5, introduces amiibo support to the game ahead of the North American and European launch of the New 3DS consoles. Amiibo figures are probably one of the more interesting…

In a stunning revelation that occurred earlier today, Netflix announced a live action “Legend of Zelda” series that was in the works for the famous streaming service. Maybe even more ridiculously so, a supposed representative went up and beyond to reach new levels of absurdity, and described the live action Zelda series like “Game of…

Splatoon, the upcoming new Wii U exclusive game launching later this year in all regions, has received some new gameplay details today. The new details come straight from this week’s issue of Famitsu, which includes a big coverage on the game. Not everything has been translated as of now, but the first details that have…

A new livestream focused on Bravely Second, the new role playing game currently in development for Nintendo 3DS launching in April in Japan, is going to be aired in just a few minutes.. The new Japanese livestream will be aired in around 30 minutes and it will most likely focus on the game’s new demo,…