Nintendo Finally Dates Super Smash Bros. on Wii U
The fighting game will land on November 21.
Hey, Watch Dogs Still Exists for Wii U
Ubisoft has given Nintendo's version of the game a November 18 release date.
Nintendo's Adding Link to Mario Kart 8
Two downloadable add-ons are being prepared, one of which won't arrive until May 2015!
Satoru Iwata Had Surgery Last Week
A growth was found in Iwata's bile duct, explaining why Nintendo's leader wasn't at E3 this year.
The Nintendo News You Missed Last Night
Nintendo's getting into the NFC craze, making apps, and more.
Super Smash Bros. Coming Out This Year
3DS owners can pick up a copy in summer, while Wii U players have to wait until the winter. Oh! New characters were announced, too.
Here's What Nintendo Just Announced
Not quite megaton, but some interesting stuff out of Nintendo Direct.
Nintendo Outlines Company's "New" Strategy
Unsurprisingly, it's not quite as radical as some people were hoping.
Nintendo Considering "New Business Structure"
Wii U has continued to underperform, and it's causing internal reflection at the company.
Worth Reading: 01/17/2014
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Worth Reading: 12/13/2013
Someone needs to tell these San Francisco people that 43 degrees isn't very cold.
Miiverse, Nintendo Network ID Now on 3DS
Commence posting complete nonsense to Nintendo's pseudo message board service.
Worth Reading: 12/06/2013
As December rolls along, the end of the year isn't far off. Tough choices are ahead, my friends. Take shelter in here.
Nintendo Updates Fans on Wii U, 3DS Software Slate
Donkey Kong Country delayed into next year, while another Kirby approaches.
Wii Sports Returns With HD and Online Multiplayer
Plus, Nintendo's experimenting with some pricing strategies for Wii Sports and Wii Fit U.
This Is the Way the World Ends
With the defeat of Giygas behind us, some surprisingly personal thoughts about one of gaming's strangest experiences.
Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf! 09/03/2013
Grab your coffee, and sit down. PAX is over, but it hasn't left our thoughts quite yet.
Wii U Getting a Price Drop, Also There Is a Nintendo 2DS Now [UPDATE]
Nintendo's making moves. I'll leave it to you to decide the level of merit to afford those moves.
A Journey to Discover If EarthBound Holds Up
It's not always a smart idea to roll the dice on games from gaming's youth, but the way people talk about EarthBound, you just have to find out.
What You Need to Know From Today’s Nintendo Direct
New details on Smash Bros., Wind Waker HD, A Link Between Worlds, and much more. No big revelations, though.
Patrick & Alex's Morning Thing! 07/31/2013
These guys aren't in San Francisco, but that's not gonna stop 'em.
Yeah, So, Shadow of the Eternals Is Back on Kickstarter?
Precursor Games is apparently taking the lyrics of Chumbawamba's "Tubthumping" to heart.
The Guns of Navarro: Sifting Through the E3 Rubble
Alex has played a bunch of games, talked to a bunch of people, and now he's answering your post-E3 questions.
The Guns of Navarro: Let the Games Begin...
With only a week until the whole staff heads down to E3, Alex ponders what to expect, what to hope for, and what probably just isn't true.
The Guns of Navarro: Wii Would Prefer Not To
The Year of Luigi has become something more than just a marketing push for Nintendo, as it struggles to find its place in the modern gaming landscape.
David Vs. Goliath
One of Capcom's most popular franchises, Monster Hunter, has never caught on outside of Japan. Why? Why not? Patrick spent more than a dozen hours trying to figure it out. Here's what he found.
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate 3DS Apps Delayed
Moving data between platforms and enabling 3DS online play will have to wait a few days.
The Game That Should Have Been Terrible
ZombiU was not only a great reason to buy a Wii U, it was one of 2012's best experiences. Tough, scary, and weird, the developers at Ubisoft Montpellier talk about how it all happened.
Resident Evil: Revelations Coming to Almost Every Other Platform
The former 3DS exclusive is branching out. Just be prepared to pay full price.
Worth Reading: 12/7/12
A slightly lighter installment, as the whole staff is consumed with Game of the Year. Still, you're welcomed to shoot some bad dudes with ice, explore a LOST-like island, learn how Vice City was made, and plenty more.
Latest Nintendo Direct Filled With...Not Much
Nintendo mostly spent a few minutes on release dates, including some delays. You'll have to wait a little bit longer to control some Pikmin.
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.
Giant Bomb Gaming Minute 11/22/2012 - Wii U
Jeff Gerstmann talks about Nintendo's brand-new console, the Wii U.
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!
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).
Mario, Link, Others Come to Scribblenauts Unlimited
Exclusive to the Wii U, naturally, which is timed for the machine's launch.
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