Amiibo are taking over the gaming world and, pretty soon, Nintendo wonít be the only publisher invited to the party. If a recent rumor is to be believed, it looks like Yacht Club Gamesí Shovel Knight will be the first third party game to earn an interactive figurine for 3DS and Wii U.
The Pokemon Company has a secret, and it could be a very important one, at least as far as the future of the series is concerned. According to VG247, The Pokemon Company International's director of consumer marketing made a very mysterious statement: that the next installment of Pokemon could have something to do with flowers.
Super Mario Maker is coming out in September, and if you're a fan of the platforming plumber, you owe it to yourself to pick up a copy. Why? The answers probably seem obvious. You can create your own Mario levels, use the amiibo figures you've collected that are now strewn about your house in and out of packaging, and it's a reason to keep coming back to the Wii U.
You might have thought Nintendo was done with making movies. Turns out you're wrong. We all were. VG247 reports that Nintendo could be interested in opening up the floodgates for brand new movies based on properties like Mario, Zelda, and many other of its familiar franchises.
The Nintendo roadmap for the rest of 2015 is very robust, including release dates for fan-favorite titles and other offerings that we've been clamoring for since the announcements at E3 2015.
Some new details may have surfaced in regards to Nintendo's next console and, according to recently filed patents, it looks like the gaming machine will be sans a disc drive.
Nintendo still has some gas left to burn in the tank of the Wii U. The console may be down but it's not out... yet. The Big 'N' announced along with Bandai Namco Games, that Pokken Tournament, the 3D fighting game, will arrive worldwide on the Wii U in the spring of 2016.
Yokai Watch is a media franchise in Japan that encompasses anime, games, toys, and other merchandise. There's even a feature-length movie coming out in Japan later this year that's been breaking all kinds of sales records. But what is it, even? What do you need to know before jumping in and getting started with the game?
If you've been holding off on getting a Nintendo 2DS, your holding off has paid off because at this point you can get the system with a free game for the cheapest it has ever been. Starting now, you can pick up a Nintendo 2DS for only $99.99, down from the original $129.99 price.
The Nintendo classic Duck Hunt manages to make an appearance in Blizzard's free-to-play MOBA Heroes of the Storm. It's an Easter Egg that pops up while players can mess around with the trees in the background of the character menu.
Traveller's Tales and the Lego Group along with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment let loose a new promotional video featuring Doc Brown from the Back to the Future franchise as he takes the DeLorean for a spin around the multiverse.
The title screen for Super Mario Maker is apparently filled with tons of surprises and goodies. The newest game from Nintendo is due out soon but some gamers and outlets have managed to get their hands on the title to showcase what fun surprises and Easter Eggs the title screen holds.
With Super Mario Maker set for release on September 11th for the Wii U, it seemed like a great time to go over the history of Mario games and highlight some of the best that Nintendo has had to offer over the years.
The end of the summer always brings out conflicting emotions in me. On the one hand, the fall brings a slew of new releases that I can play until my skin tone regresses from wood glue to Elmer's.
It's been a while since we've seen a proper Metroid game, so it's no surprise to hear the latest rumor that the team behind the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow series, MercurySteam, were reportedly working on a pitch for a new game in the series.