With it being just a month until the doors open on E3 2015, we thought we'd compile all the dates and times for the big press conferences which are happening at E3 this year, so you can make sure to tune in to every announcement. We have already put forward…
Splatoon, Nintendos exciting and original paint shooting game, currently has a demo available for download. Launching the Nintendo store will lead to prompts to download the "Splatoon Global Testfire", a beta event that will allow anyone with a Wii U to participate. However, the demo is only available at particular…
Through a series of trailers on Nintendo of Japan's Youtube channel, the company has revealed the 8 tracks and 4 new vehicles players will be able to race around in the new DLC pack for Mario Kart 8. Along with the 3 new racers of Dry Bowser, Villager and Isabelle,…
In an announcement from Bandai Namco today, the crossover SRPG Project X Zone 2 is coming to the West this autumn for 3DS. Monolith Software, the brains behind the Xenoblade series, are developing this installment of this cross-company game, with Sega, Capcom and Bandai Namco still working together to have…
The Pokemon Rumble series has seen three entries on the Wii, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS since it's launch in 2009. Combining the characters from the critter collection franchise with melee combat, it offers a very different approach to the mainstream RPG adventures from which they originated. In order to…
It has been a long time coming, but a new trailer has been revealed of the crossover title Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem. According to Nintendo, the game features an ordinary human world alongside a fantasy world in a separate dimension. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsvQsH8hE5I Are you excited to see this highly…
In an announcement that they claim is definitely not a joke, Nintendo is holding a worldwide Direct on April Fools' Day, to discuss the upcoming games for the 3DS and Wii U. There have been many rumours spiraling around this Nintendo Direct announcement, with there being claims that we will…
In a press conference coming out of Japan today, Nintendo and DeNA have formed a business alliance together, with Nintendo owning 10% of DeNA and DeNA owning 1.24% of Nintendo. While this may seem like dull business talk, this alliance comes with the big announcement that Nintendo will be partnering…
Just when we all thought we were off Mr Sakurai's Wild Ride, a leak from a supposed industry representative has appeared on the /v/ board of 4chan, showing screenshots of Super Smash Bros for Wii U that contain Rayman as part of the playable roster. As well as Rayman supposedly…
In their tradition of game specific presentations, Nintendo of Japan is holding a Xenoblade Chronicles X exclusive stream on the 6th of February. Take not that this presentation is not actually a Nintendo Direct, so it will not follow the usual conventions that you expect from a Nintendo Direct. Expect…
In what has been a stressful few hours for fighting game fans, the Smash Bros centric tournament, Apex 2015, is set to switch venues after a disastrous opening day at their original venue. After somebody accidentally set off a fire alarm this morning, fire marshals were called into the venue…
Although YouTube is full to the brim with walkthroughs of games, some including fan created commentary, Nintendo are one of the few companies that place restrictions on how their games can be used. Before now, it was ruled that no profit could be made from any first party Nintendo product,…
In news coming from a special Famitsu stream on Nico Nico today, more details have been revealed on the Pokemon fighter, Pokken Tournament. Suicine, Pikachu and Gardevoir have been confirmed as playable characters, and we have finally seen what the arcade cabinets look like. As opposed to normal arcade sticks,…
In news coming from Nintendo today, the company is planning to shut down their current loyalty system, Club Nintendo, and replace it with a brand new program for sometime after September 2015. As for what this means for you, your Stars or Coins (depending on which version of Club Nintendo…
In yet another announcement from today's Nintendo Direct, digital versions of select Wii titles are coming to the Wii U very soon. Super Mario Galaxy 2 is out now, at a discount price of £8.99 for the first week, but will go up to £17.99 after this discount period is…
In yet more news from Intelligent Systems, their steampunk 3rd person strategy game, Codename S.T.E.A.M, will allow Fire Emblem amiibos to join the battle as special robotic fighters. Characters like Ike, Marth, Robin and Lucina will be able to be recruited, if players on a New 3DS XL touch their…
In yet more news to make Nintendo fans' wallets weep, the next line of Smash Bros amiibos, as well as a new Super Mario specific line of toys, are releasing in Spring. The new Super Mario line of amiibos will release on March 20th, featuring new designs of Mario, Peach,…
To coincide with the launch of the new 3DS, both Majora's Mask 3D and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate are releasing on the 13th of February, along with two special edition consoles for each game. Both editions will come with their games pre-installed on the device, with the Majora's Mask edition…