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Nintendo Responds To Overwhelming Wii U Negativity From Media
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata made some honest comments as a retort to some of the unbelievable backlash Nintendo has been receiving in the media.
Wii U Sells Nearly 6 Million SKUs, 3DS Totals 42.7 Million
The report indicates that the Wii U has shifted a total of 5.86 million stock keeping units. By comparison, VG Chartz is reporting that the number is 5.52, so the latter is working on a discrepancy of about 300,000 units.
Nintendo Not Making Mini-Game Apps For Smartphones
If you were hoping to get a small taste of upcoming Wii U or 3DS games on your iPhone or Android, you're in for a not-so-surprising awakening: Nintendo isn't down with that.
Mighty Bomb Jack, Life Force Explode On Nintendo Virtual Console
There are exactly zero new offerings on Nintendo's virtual storefront with two new Virtual Console games making up the entirety of this week's fresh content. There's also a sale on a couple of 3DS games, Shin Megami Tensai 4 and Fractured Souls, in case you were hoping to get either of those on the cheap.
Disney Infinity Sells 3 Million Starter Packs
Disney Infinity may have seemed like a long shot for the entertainment company, but the toy-centered game has managed to move a rather impressive 3 million starter pack units since debuting in August of last year.
Mario Will Not Be On Smartphones, Says Nintendo President
The company fell short of expectations as far as console and handheld sales go, but it doesn't mean they're willing to cash in their chips and go third-party.
Nintendo Is Dying? Nintendo 3DS, Wii U Conquer Japan In 2013
Nintendo is being pelted left and right in the media at the moment. However, outside of the ridiculous target-painting happening in the news circuits, Nintendo actually cleaned up with both software and hardware sales.
Satoru Iwata Will Not Resign From Nintendo
There's a lot of blood in the air and calls for the beheading of Satoru Iwata from fronting Nintendo, due to bloodthirsty analysts. It's like a feeding frenzy happening over Nintendo right now, but Iwata won't play the bait or the prey this time around.
Bravely Default: Tips To Help Get You Through The Demo
Bravely Default's Feb. 7 launch date is fast approaching, but there's still time to get in some grinding with the Nintendo 3DS RPG's demo in order to earn some rewards for the full game. Here are a few tips and tricks to make your first adventure into this new adventure a bit more manageable.
Nintendo Doom And Gloom Continues While Media Ignores Wii U Situation
Nintendo admitted to the Wii U not living up to its potential. They admitted that sales hasn't been all that great and that they've had to downgrade their forecasts for the early half of 2014. Things don't look good at all for Nintendo... or at least, that's what the media would have everyone believe.
PS4 Leads In Total Sales While Xbox One Wins Over America In NPD Report
If you like wearing cowboy hats and shooting guns, drinking oil and drilling for gold then you're American. If you're American then you like American products. If you like American products then you like the Xbox One. That's not supposition, that's fact.
3DS Sales Skyrocket In 2013; Early 2014 Games Dated
Nintendo made a few big announcements for the 3DS today, touting a huge leap in sales for the portable console in 2013 and lining up four games set to release in Q1 2014 to help push those number even further, including a new Yoshi’s Island, Professor Layton and a brand new title, Disney Magical World.
Nintendo Is Now Worth More Than Sony
The Big 'N' has been trudging through the negative press all throughout 2013 as signs of doom and gloom hung hung low and dour from the soapbox shacks where pundits and media “insiders” claimed that Nintendo was finished, that the Wii U was their demise, that smartphones have destroyed the handheld market. Well, if all of that were true, what does that say about Sony?
Bravely Default Censorship Upsetting For All The Wrong Reasons
Scantily-clad 15-year-old girls and sexual innuendo has apparently been censored out of the Western release of Bravely Default, Square Enix's latest 3DS RPG due to arrive in the US on Feb. 2. For the first time in a long time, I find myself torn on the matter of censorship, perhaps because the content in question is so damn ridiculous to begin with.
Bravely Default Demo Hits 3DS In US Today
Today’s a big day for US RPG fans, as the Bravely Default demo finally arrives on the Nintendo 3DS eShop, offering up an exclusive slice of content and several bonuses that will transfer over to the game proper once it releases on Feb. 7.