Nintendo Sneaks Out Wii U, 3DS Firmware Updates
Doesn’t appear to be much more than stability tweaks, not new features.
Wii Mini is Real, and a Canadian Exclusive (For Now)
Priced at $99.99, it can't connect to the Internet or play GameCube games.
Nintendo Sold a Bunch of Hardware Last Week
1.2 million total pieces of gaming hardware were sold by the company over the last week, including around 400,000 Wii Us.
Worth Reading: 11/16/12
A few thoughts on Wii U just days from its launch, pondering the impact of YouTube broadcasters on games writers, and your regular assortment of games, articles, and random links.
Wii U Will Launch Without a Few Things We Thought the Wii U Would Launch With
TVii? Nope. Amazon, Hulu, and Netflix video streaming? Nuh-uh. Games? There are still games? PHEW!
Joust Will Get By With a Little Help from Its Friends
The reason to buy a Move controller is slowly but surely coming to a PlayStation near you. Maybe.
The Reason Nintendo Said Goodbye to Friend Codes
Nintendo watched what its users did with Friend Codes, changed course.
New Details on Nintendo's Deluxe Digital Promotion
Every 500 points, you get $5 to spend on the eShop (if you bought deluxe).
Worth Reading: 10/26/12
A few thoughts on this week's journo drama, and a graphic we spent all week on. Plus, a large helping of games, stories, videos, and links to a bunch of ridiculousness.
Mario, Link, Others Come to Scribblenauts Unlimited
Exclusive to the Wii U, naturally, which is timed for the machine's launch.
Xbox 360, Wii Receive Holiday Price Cuts
Nothing expected from Sony on the PS3 or Vita front, however.
Nintendo Announces Pushmo Sequel, Nothing Else Matters
Okay, okay, so they announced a bunch of other 3DS games, too. I guess.
Here’s a Circle Pad Pro on a 3DS XL
It still looks like a total monster, and it's still pretty hilarious.
Wii U Arrives in United States on November 18
The date is set, prices are in ($299, $349), new games have been announced (Bayonetta 2, Black Ops 2), and the road to Wii U's launch has begun.
Nintendo Reveals Japanese Wii U Price, Launch Details
Which means you should be taking the prices listed with a grain of salt, okay?
Nintendo to Stream Big Wii U Event Tomorrow [UPDATED]
Yes, there's a new console launching later this year, if you've forgotten, and there are livestreams happening for both New York and Japan.
Worth Reading: 08/24/12
After a few weeks off, Worth Reading returns with a barrage of games, stories, and links to keep you busy this weekend.
Bummer Morning: Nintendo Power Closing, PopCap And Funcom Layoffs [UPDATED]
PopCap hasn't yet commented, but Nintendo Power news seems legit.
Nintendo Losses Continue, But 3DS Now Profitable
Company struggling to gain footing after launch of 3DS.
Shigeru Miyamoto Addresses His Future at Nintendo
No revelations, but Miyamoto reiterates concentration on smaller projects.
Yep, Nintendo’s Making a Bigger Circle Pad Pro
The upcoming 3DS XL will also get the still-ridiculous add-on.
The Unlikely Three-Year Journey of a Niche DS Game
Jason Rohrer's Diamond Trust of London nearly disappeared several times, but the magic number of $78,715 will finally bring the strategy game to life.
Namco Bandai’s Smash Bros., 3DS XL And Tons More Nintendo News
Because Nintendo’s press conference was so action packed, this had to wait.
Nintendo's E3 2012 Press Conference: Still Chasing Dads After All These Years
You couldn't have asked for a better opening to a Nintendo conference. You probably could have asked for a better, or at least more consistent remaining 45 minutes, however.
Wii U’s Controller May Have Seen Some Changes
No more Circle Pad-style analog sticks, and some swapped button placement.
Width vs. Depth: Nintendo's New Interest in Fans
If you're to believe Satoru Iwata's rhetoric, Wii U will be for the core. Mostly.
Nintendo Planning On Bringing Retail 3DS and Wii U Titles Out Digitally
Nintendo plans on kicking off the digital/retail combo with New Super Mario Bros. 2.
Nintendo Lost $461.2 Million Last Year
The company cites the lowered costs of the 3DS and Wii as contributing factors.
Nintendo Has a Mario Game In the Works for the Wii U, Will Show it at E3 [UPDATED]
Nintendo? Prepping a Super Mario game? It's like the whole world's gone higgeldy-piggeldy!
XSEED Will Do What Nintenwon't, Agrees to Localize 'The Last Story' for North America
Mistwalker's Wii RPG will finally be coming to the U.S. this summer.
Nintendo Announcing Stuff Tomorrow, Says Digital Reggie
The same day Sony launches the Vita. Pretty sneaky, sis!
Wii U Inspired By Original Concept for Wii Remote
The idea of creating a controller with a separate screen isn’t new at Nintendo.
Wii U Gets NFC, New 2D Mario, and More Juicy Tidbits
You'll be playing Wii U before year's end, but until then...
As Apple Soars, Nintendo Expects First Annual Loss
The importance of 3DS and this year's Wii U launch becomes bigger than ever.
So, WiiWare Demos Are Back...
All 50 of WiiWare's "temporary" demos have appeared back on the service.
Nintendo Fixing Skyward Sword Glitch With Whole New Channel
That's one way to do it.
Wii U Appearing at CES Next Month, But Don’t Expect Much
The company won't have a booth, and the games won't be any different.
Nintendo Working on Update to Fix Skyward Sword Glitch
This time around, you won't even have to ship off a SD card.
Game Boy Advance 3DS Ambassador Lineup Mostly Revealed
Games expected to be exactly the same over in America, as well.
Release Date Fever: Nintendo Drops Dates for Rhythm Heaven, Kid Icarus, and More
Want to know how/where/when you can get that circle pad attachment? Now we know.
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