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Nintendo Switch Online Service Kicks Off In The Second Half Of September 2018

By Sato . August 10, 2018 . 2:00am

Nintendo provided an update for its upcoming Switch online service, and while we don’t have an exact date yet we can expect to see it launch sometime in the second half of September.

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Well-Known ROM Site EmuParadise Removes All ROMs After Recent Legal Actions

By Alistair . August 9, 2018 . 3:00pm

Following a lawsuit against two other ROM sites, well-known ROM site EmuParadise have decided to remove all ROMs from their site as well, citing a risk of potentially dangerous consequences.

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Etrian Odyssey X And Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2 Lead Japan’s Latest Nintendo eShop Sales

By Sato . August 3, 2018 . 4:00pm

Nintendo shared the latest download ranking for best-selling eShop titles that sold on the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, and Wii U from July 26 through August 1, 2018.

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Super Nintendo World To Be First Two-Storey Area At Universal Studios Japan

By Alistair . August 1, 2018 . 3:00pm

New information on progress for Super Nintendo World has come out, showing that Super Nintendo World is set to become the first two-leveled area in Universal Studios Japan.

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Mario Tennis Aces Serves Balance Updates And Changes, Nerfs Bowser Jr. In 1.2.0 Update

By Sato . August 1, 2018 . 12:30am

Mario Tennis Aces just got its latest update that adds game balance updates and various changes, including another nerf for Bowser Jr., and more for Adventure and Swing Modes.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze And Mario Tennis Aces Join Switch Million-Seller Club

By Sato . July 31, 2018 . 1:00am

Nintendo shared its updated list of million-seller software for the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, and Wii U. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and Mario Tennis Aces have joined the million-sellers’ club.

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Nintendo Switch Reaches 19.67 Million Units In Worldwide Sales

By Sato . July 31, 2018 . 12:30am

Nintendo shared its updated worldwide sales figure for the Nintendo Switch console in the company’s latest financial results for the quarter ended June 2018 with a current total of 19.67 million units.

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Nintendo Files Lawsuit Against Two Well-Known ROM Sites

By Alistair . July 22, 2018 . 5:30pm

Nintendo of America filed a lawsuit against LoveROMs and LoveRETRO.co this week, citing many, many cases of intellectual copyright and trademark infringement.

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Sakurai Has Concerns For The Next Smash Bros., But He Isn’t Thinking About It For Now

By Sato . July 18, 2018 . 4:30am

Masahiro Sakurai shared his thoughts on the reception of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, on how grateful he was that it didn’t leak, and more on the future in his column in this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine.

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Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary Golden Mini: Famicom Sells 110,000 Units In Two Days

By Sato . July 16, 2018 . 4:00pm

The limited edition Nintendo Classic Mini: Family Computer Weekly Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary Commemoration Version released earlier this month in Japan and it sold like hotcakes in its first two days.

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Nintendo Clarifies That Their Lawsuit With Colopl Is Separate From Their Games Business

By Alistair . July 15, 2018 . 11:30am

White Cat Project developer announced a new game for Nintendo Switch this week, despite an ongoing lawsuit with Nintendo, and Nintendo clarified that the two matters are unrelated.

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Here’s A Look At Some Sweet Artwork From Octopath Traveler’s Launch Party

By Sato . July 13, 2018 . 2:00pm

Siliconera attended Nintendo and Square Enix’s launch party for Octopath Traveler yesterday at the iam8bit studio in Los Angeles. Here are some photos from a sweet art gallery they had going on.

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Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Wolf amiibo Revealed; Arrives With Ridley And Inkling On December 7

By Sato . July 12, 2018 . 2:30am

In addition to a first look at the Star Fox Wolf amiibo for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo announced that many more original Smash Bros amiibo will be re-released later this year.

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Nintendo Discusses Making IP Usage, Including iTunes Game OST Releases

By Alistair . July 9, 2018 . 3:30pm

Some highlights from the recent Nintendo shareholder meeting include how the company will handle IPs, in regards to soundtrack releases and movies.

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Nintendo Maintains 20 Million Units Switch Sales Goal For The Current Fiscal Year

By Sato . July 9, 2018 . 9:45am

Prior to his retirement, Tatsumi Kimishima previously stated that Nintendo aims to sell more than 20 million units in the current fiscal year (ending March 2019), and their goal hasn’t changed.