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Nintendo Switch Version 4.0.0 System Update Adds Video Capture And Save Data Transfers

By Sato . October 19, 2017 . 12:00am

Nintendo released the Switch’s Version 4.0.0 system update that adds capture video function for select games, 12 new icons, save data transfers, pre-purchase option on eShop, and other new features.

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Nintendo Classic Mini Super Famicom Sold 368,913 Units In First Four Days

By Sato . October 11, 2017 . 12:00am

The Nintendo Classic Mini Super Famicom released in Japan on October 4 and Famitsu reports that the mini-console has sold 368,913 units in four days since its release.

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Yoshi Was Originally More Crocodile-Like, Created From The Idea Of Mario Riding A Horse

By Casey . October 1, 2017 . 1:30pm

Super Mario World and Yoshi’s Island creators talked about how Yoshi was created after Shigeru Miyamoto said he wanted Mario to ride a horse. Did you know Yoshi’s “saddle” is actually a shell?

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The Switch’s US Physical Sales Are Set To Be The Best Ever For A Nintendo Launch Year Since 1995

By Casey . September 29, 2017 . 8:00am

According to analyst Mat Piscatella from NPD, physical software sales for the Switch in the United States “are on pace to be the biggest ever for a Nintendo platform launch year since ’95, by a fairly large margin.”

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Wii Shop Channel Is Shutting Down On January 31, 2019

By Sato . September 29, 2017 . 12:00am

Nintendo announced that it is shutting down the Wii console’s online shop service on January 31, 2019. The service originally launched back in December 2006.

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Reggie Fils-Aime Says Nintendo Is Doing Everything They Can To Get More Switch Units Into Market

By Casey . September 22, 2017 . 9:00am

In a new interview, Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime discussed a handful of topics, including the fact that many believe that the company didn’t make enough Switch units.

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Reggie Fils-Aime Gives Some Insight Into What Lies Ahead For Nintendo In 2018

By Casey . September 17, 2017 . 1:30pm

During a recent interview, the President of Nintendo of America outlined the company’s plans for next year, with focus on the Switch and 3DS.

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How Batman And Criticism From Nintendo of America Led To The Heated Creation Of F-Zero

By Sato . September 8, 2017 . 1:30am

In a recent interview to commemorate the upcoming release of the SNES Classic Edition, the original creators of F-Zero talked about how the futuristic high-speed racing game came to be.

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Nintendo Is Officially Ending Miiverse Services On November 8

By Sato . August 29, 2017 . 12:30am

Nintendo announced that they’ll be ending services for Miiverse, Wii U Chat and Miiverse TVii, will be ending its services on November 8, 2017.

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Super Nintendo Entertainment System Edition New 3DS XL Heading To Europe On October 13

By Sato . August 22, 2017 . 3:15am

Japan got a Super Famicom-style New 3DS XL last year, and Europe is going to get their own with the “Super Nintendo Entertainment System Edition” New 3DS XL model on October 13, 2017.

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Monolith Soft Executive Producer On Going From Namco To Nintendo

By Sato . August 21, 2017 . 7:45am

Monolith Soft co-founder and executive producer Hirohide Sugiura looked back at the company’s change and challenges going from their start with Namco to becoming a Nintendo subsidiary ten years ago.

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Celebrate Kirby’s 25th Anniversary With A Look Back At The Series

By Sato . August 15, 2017 . 1:30am

From the very first game on Game Boy to the upcoming Nintendo Switch release, Kirby has been through many adventures the last 25 years, and Nintendo is celebrating with a special trailer.

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A “Special” Nintendo Panel Is Going To Be Held At PAX West 2017

By Casey . August 14, 2017 . 9:00am

The panel will be held in the Hydra Theater on September 2nd between 10:00 and 11:00 AM, and what will be shown at the panel is unknown.

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Nintendo’s Updated List Of Top-Selling Switch, 3DS, And Wii U Titles As Of June 30, 2017

By Sato . July 26, 2017 . 1:30am

Nintendo has provided an updated list of top-selling Switch, 3DS, and Wii U titles in the company’s latest financial results.

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Nintendo Switch Sells 4.7 Million Units Worldwide In Latest Financial Results

By Sato . July 26, 2017 . 1:00am

At 4.70 million units sold for the Switch since its launch in March, Nintendo remains on track of its sales forecast of selling 10 million units of the Switch console by March 2018.