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Wii U Getting Two New Bundles In North America This September

By Ishaan . August 29, 2014 . 4:47am

The Wii U is getting two new hardware bundles in North America this September, Nintendo of America announced this morning.

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How Did Zelda: A Link Between Worlds And Super Mario 3D World Do?

By Ishaan . May 7, 2014 . 12:02pm

Nintendo have provided worldwide sales of various first-party Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games, as part of their financial results release.

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The Next Mario Game Already In Development At Nintendo’s EAD Tokyo

By Ishaan . April 8, 2014 . 1:02pm

Nintendo producer Yoshiaki Koizumi says the intent is to “continue to propose new and exciting game mechanics going into the future”.

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How Super Mario 3D World’s Director Was Inspired By "Miyamoto’s Teachings"

By Sato . February 26, 2014 . 1:31pm

Koichi Hayashida started out as the main programmer for Super Mario Sunshine and worked his way up to directing Super Mario 3D World. Along the way, he says, he looked to “Miyamoto’s Teachings” for guidance.

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Why Yes, We WOULD Totally Like A Cat Mario Suit Plushie

By Eugene . February 12, 2014 . 5:30pm

You’ll be able to pick up Cat Mario, Luigi and Toad as well as Nabbit from New Super Mario Bros. U.

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Unhappy Only Luigi Got A Figure? Not To Worry… Mario Now Has One, Too

By Eugene . February 7, 2014 . 12:02pm

Those of you wondering why only Luigi got a figure and hoping that you could get a Mario one can now wrap their mitts around Bandai’s upcoming release of the Red Plumber.

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Animal Crossing: New Leaf Sells Over 7 Million

By Ishaan . January 30, 2014 . 12:31pm

Nintendo have shared lifetime sales of a number of popular Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games, including Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon.

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Pokémon X And Y Sold 11.61 Million; Zelda: Link Between Worlds 2.2 Million

By Ishaan . January 28, 2014 . 11:31pm

Nintendo have released their financial results report for the third quarter of their ongoing fiscal year, and along with the report come a few sales highlights that should be of interest.

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This Week In Sales: A Link Between Worlds

By Ishaan . January 8, 2014 . 11:01am

On December 26th, 2013, Nintendo released The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds in Japan. Let’s take a look at how the game did.

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Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Sells 400,000 Copies In U.S.

By Ishaan . December 12, 2013 . 10:11pm

On the hardware front, Nintendo 3DS sold close to 770,000 units in November, bringing total sales in America to nearly 10.5 million.

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This Week In Sales: Attack on Titan Launches Its Assault

By Ishaan . December 11, 2013 . 12:58pm

Last week saw another barrage of new game releases in Japan. The best-selling was Sony’s Gran Turismo 6, which opened at 204,784 copies.

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This Week In Sales: Hatsune Miku Returns In Project Mirai 2

By Ishaan . December 4, 2013 . 1:27pm

Last week, Sega released rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2 in Japan. Meanwhile, it looks like the holidays may have begun to work their charms on the Japanese videogame market.

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Super Mario 3D World Had A Fairly Low Launch Shipment In Japan

By Ishaan . November 30, 2013 . 2:00pm

Nintendo didn’t ship very many copies of Super Mario 3D World for the game’s launch in Japan, which means either they had realistic expectations or that retailers did.

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This Week In Sales: Not Even Super Mario 3D World Can Lift Wii U Sales

By Ishaan . November 27, 2013 . 1:00pm

Super Mario 3D World’s first-week sales are the lowest of any Mario game released in the past seven years.

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Turning Into A Cat Is The Best Idea Mario’s Had In Years

By Ethan . November 20, 2013 . 11:33am

The cat suit in Super Mario 3D World allows more and more fluid ways to do exactly what Mario does best. Move.