Shigeru Miyamoto, the man who created some of the world’s most memorable franchises like Super Mario Bros, The Legend of Zelda, Donkey Kong, Pikmin, and more, has recently announced that he will be stepping down from his current position at Nintendo and will be focusing his efforts on personal projects. In an interview with Wired, Miyamoto announced that while he is not leaving Nintendo entirely, he is retiring from his producer [...]
The original Kid Icarus from days of yore is on its way to your Nintendo 3DS! European users, you are even getting it for free! Australia’s Classification Board has posted a rating for Kid Icarus as a “3D Classic.” How do you grab this deal in the near future? Just register two qualifying 3DS titles with Club Nintendo.
UPDATE: Word has it that the game will retail for $49.99, like most other new Wii games, and be sold exclusively through GameStop and Nintendo’s official website. That’s directly from Nintendo PR. ORIGINAL: It was only a matter of time, and it proves that if you bitch enough to a company, you’ll eventually get what you want. Unless that company is Capcom. Nintendo has finally announced that they are releasing [...]
In the latest trailer for Resident Evil Revelations, we are introduced to the Federal Bioterrorism Commission, the organization responsible for investigating the Veltro terrorist group. The head of the FBC, Morgan Lansdale, works closely with BSAA Chief O’Brian and former FBC members Jessica Sherawat and Parker Luciani (now members of the BSAA) to discover the truth about the bio-terrorism attack on the floating city of Terragrigia. New trailer below the [...]
Apparently, Nintendo is just raving about world-famous Justin Bieber having picked up a Nintendo 3DS in his latest music video. No word on if Bieber actually plays video games or is just mesmerized by the moving pixels. Also no word on if Nintendo gave somebody money for this. I’ve conveniently linked to the specific part that everyone’s going nuts over, so you don’t have to suffer through this atrocity. I [...]
Keep your eyes peeled, members of Nintendo‘s Ambassador Program! There appears to be a SpotPass notification circling around telling Ambassadors that the promised 10 free Game Boy Advance games will be getting a release date soon. This is only an announcement for an upcoming announcement, so I’m not primed for my games just yet. I also have yet to personally get this message. However, it’s seemingly out there and generating some [...]
Today a representative from Nintendo has responded to the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals regarding allegations of pro-fur messages in the recently released Super Mario 3D Land. The address is brief, but very easy to follow. Nintendo refers to Mario’s power-ups as “lighthearted and whimsical transformations” that “make no statement beyond the games themselves.” Catch the full address after the jump.
People who still play the Wii, here’s your chance to get in on some nice competitive action! The latest trailer for Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games has been released from the depths of SEGA PR and is now ready to be consumed by your eyeballs. There’s some gameplay to be had, as well as mention of over 30 games to play. Also, horsies are involved for [...]