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Wii U Comprehensive Guide

Published on July 2, 2011 By John Mahan

Nintendo announced the successor to the Wii at this year’s E3: the Wii U, characterized by its HD graphics capability and tablet-infused controller.  Many people and even journalists seemed unable to follow the details of Nintendo’s announcement, thinking the announcement to be simply an add-on to the Wii console.  This article will serve as a […]

eShop Coming to 3DS June 7

Published on May 12, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Nintendo has announced that the next system update for the Nintendo 3DS will be released on June 7, which just happens to coincide with E3. This update was previously scheduled to be released this month. The reason as to why the delay came up is still unknown. With this update, 3DS owners will be given […]

Capcom Producer suggests a Nintendo vs Capcom Fighter

Published on January 20, 2011 By John Mahan

Capcom’s Yoshinori Ono, producer on Street Fighter IV 3DS, was asked about the possibility of including Nintendo characters in the 3DS title in order to increase interest from Nintendo fans.  Ono responded that he would be very interested in making a Nintendo vs Capcom title, going on even further to say that the idea should […]

You Can Transfer DSi puchases to 3DS!

Published on January 20, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

Looks like Nintendo forgot to mention an important bit of info at their Preview Event yesterday. It has been confirmed by the official page for the 3DS that System Transfer will be available for moving stuff from your DSi. “System Transfer is a feature that enables you to transfer downloadable software already purchased on a […]

Everything 3DS From Nintendo Event

Published on January 19, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

So let’s the get the important facts out of the way. The Nintendo 3DS will sell for $249 and will release on March 27 in two colors, Cosmo Black and Aqua Blue, 2011 in the United States. You can pre-order from Amazon here: Cosmo Black, Aqua Blue. The 3DS comes with an AC adapter (same […]

Features that Come With the Nintendo 3DS

Published on January 14, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

With the Nintendo 3DS assumed to release sometime in March, it’s no surprise that there has been an onslaught of news about it lately. This time, we have a list of some new features that will be coming with the handheld console. These new features include Mii Studio, Home Button/Multitasking, Street Pass & Tag Mode, […]

Pokemon Black & White To Invade Local Malls

Published on January 12, 2011 By Lawrence Diego

To prepare for its launch, Nintendo and the Pokemon team are celebrating its release by having a tour that goes through 14 malls in the United States. These events will be full of contests, movie screenings of Pokemon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions, and chances to play Pokemon: Black & White before it’s released on March […]

Pokémon Black and White Exceed 5 Million in Japan

Published on January 12, 2011 By John Mahan

Famitsu has revealed that the latest installments of the Pokémon series have sold over 5 million copies since being released in Japan 17 weeks ago in September. Pokémon is continually one of Nintendo’s strongest performing franchises, and these numbers are further proof to that claim.  Pokémon Black and White are currently set to release in […]

3DS to be Region Locked

Published on January 11, 2011 By John Mahan

Bad news for those hoping to import a Japanese 3DS when it launches on February 26.  The console will be region locked following Nintendo’s latest trend with portables.  While the original DS and DS Lite were region free, the Nintendo DSi and DSi XL were not.  This information was revealed from a Nintendo JP Support […]

3DS and Your Eyes

Published on January 10, 2011 By John Mahan

Nintendo has made readily known they believe that children under 6 should not be allowed to play their soon-to-be-released 3DS console.  Nintendo states that 3D effects from movies and games have detrimental effects on the eye development in young children.  They have even gone on to say that all 3DS users should limit themselves to […]