After a bout with pneumonia, Hiroshi Yamauchi passed away this morning at the age of 85. Mr Yamauchi was the third president of Nintendo and the second largest shareholder of the company. Chances are if you love gaming you owe it in part or whole to this man, who brought Nintendo from a card making company to one of the largest and best entertainment giants in gaming.(more…)
The smash hit that made the Wii the biggest selling console of last generation comes to the Wii U with a shiny new coat of paint.(more…)
Nintendo’s latest direct focused on Wii Fit U and a somewhat shocking new business model Nintendo is trying.(more…)
In a move that probably doesn’t surprise many of the gamers out there, the Wii U Deluxe Edition is dropping by $50 dollars to a much smoother $299.99 retail value. This price will be available in North America starting September 20th.(more…)
Nintendo introduces a new model to their handheld lineup: the Nintendo 2DS. You read that right.(more…)
Another in a line of tree inspired Professors, Professor Sycamore, introduces us to 5 brand new Pokemon for Game Freak’s latest outing.(more…)
A surprise update was loaded onto the eShop servers today and should be rolling out to everyone in the Americas today. If you don’t see your update automatically simply go into the eShop and it will let you know about the update; click yes and your on your way to a whole new StreetPass Plaza.(more…)
The intrepid Captain Olimar returns in the newest Smash Brothers and he is looking ultra sexy in HD. In addition the newest Pikmin stage is showed a little in the background of the screenshots for the announcement. So are you excited about Olimar coming back? Disappointed? Let us know in the comments below. Head here to see all the latest regarding our Pikmin hurling hero and keep it tuned here to here the latest about Smash Brothers.
One of the great joys of waiting on a new Smash Brothers is the rampant speculation and wishing for new characters to join the series. I fall prey to this desire just like any other fan of the game, and have come up with 10 characters I’d love to see in the newest iteration of Smash. Without further ado, let’s get right to it.(more…)
Consumers Win: Microsoft Changes It’s Xbox One DRM Policies and Daily Internet Connection Requirement
Ever since Microsoft announced its DRM policies and the mandatory internet connection happening once daily, it’s been under constant attack by consumers. In a spectacular show of consumerism at it’s very best, people voted with their dollar as well as their loud online voice. Well, message received.
The newest iteration of Animal Crossing hits the 3DS. Is it worth firing up the addictive collect-a-thon again?(more…)
Project X Zone’s demo released last night in North America and I’ve sat down with a couple of hours play time with it. Is it worth your download space and does it hint at a promising experience later this month when the full game releases?(more…)