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Super Nintendo turns 25: Why it’s the best game console ever

Super Nintendo. Just reading that phrase fills you with happiness and warmth.<p>The Super Nintendo Entertainment System came out in its first territory, Japan (where it was known as the Super Famicom), on November 21, 1990. Yup, the classic console that sold 49.10 million boxes worldwide is 25 years …

Let’s rank every Zelda game ever made

After 30 years of the legendary Zelda franchise, it’s time to crown your series favourite.<p>Nintendo’s epic adventure series, The Legend of Zelda, is …

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Nintendo slashes annual profit forecast by 51 percent

Nintendo, it's fair to say, is in a holding pattern at the moment. The Wii U is effectively the home for Nintendo exclusives and not much else, the …

All the Companies Attending E3 2016

The official E3 website has been updated to include a list of all the participating companies. Dozens of companies are headed to Los Angeles for the annual tradeshow. All the platform-holders are there--Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo--while some of the biggest publishers and developers are also on …

Mortal Kombat arcade has a secret menu no one discovered for 24 years

Twenty-four years ago, a company called Midway Games released Mortal Kombat. You might've heard about it. What you might <i>not</i> have heard about was its …

Is The Nintendo NX Coming Out This Christmas?

Nintendo rumors leak all the time, and rarely turn out to be right. But a recent treasure trove of information released online has recently turned out to be at least partially true, and that might mean Nintendo has a new console coming this holiday season.<p>The confirmation has to do with the new …

This is how you make an NES cartridge in 2016

Inside the Kickstarter campaign to make hundreds of carts by hand<p>New York-based electrical engineer Andrew Reitano is sitting on a hot hand, so he's decided to go for broke. Just a few days ago he launched a project on Kickstarter to bring his game <i>Super Russian Roulette</i> to life as a real product …

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Nintendo's New Game 'Fire Emblem: Fates' Is the First to Feature Queer Characters

A decade ago, two very unrelated things were happening in my life: I was playing a lot of video games, and I was struggling to make sense of my …

'Legend of Zelda Wii U' Release Date: Game is in Nintendo's 2016 Roster

"The Legend of Zelda" on Wii U will most likely be released this year instead of next because Nintendo has confirmed that the game is included in its …

Street Fighter 5 Online Issues Mostly Resolved, Capcom Says

Street Fighter V didn't enjoy a totally smooth rollout this week, as it faced some online and connectivity issues, for which Capcom and producer Yoshinori Ono quickly apologized. Now, Capcom has issued a new statement on the matter, saying that these problems have been addressed and you should now …

Super Mario Kart goes mental with 101 players!

In the early 90s' Nintendo released one of the greatest go-kart racing games ever for the SNES, and that game was Super Mario Kart, which has sold …

PS Vita Starter Kit bundle announced for Japan

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia has announced a limited quantity “PlayStation Vita Starter Kit Wi-Fi Model” bundle for Japan, launching on …

Nintendo opens registration for new Nintendo Account

Successor to Nintendo Network ID goes live<p>Registration for Nintendo's new multiplatform account system, known simply as a Nintendo Account, is now live. Nintendo fans can now register for a Nintendo Account using their Nintendo Network ID, Facebook, Google+ or Twitter accounts.<p>Signing up for a …

PS3 Emulation reaching near full speed

We’ve mentioned before the RPCS3 PS3 emulator for PC. The tool has gone through lots of updates and is now reaching near full speed emulation on some …

Capcom releases the most badass 'Street Fighter 5' trailer yet

Capcom debuted a fully CG trailer for the upcoming <i>Street Fighter 5</i> release and lo, it is glorious. Each of the game's 16 playable launch characters makes an appearance, M. Bison raises some havoc and Ryu gets super-duper angry. The game hits store shelves next Tuesday, February 16th but you can see …

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Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One Delayed, Avoids Clash With Star Wars Episode 8

<i>Ready Player One</i>, Steven Spielberg's upcoming film based on the Ernest Cline book about virtual reality and video games, is being delayed from its December 15, 2017 release--and it seems like <i>Star Wars</i> might have something to do with it. The film is now expected to open on March 30, 2018, according …

Retrospective: The Legend of Zelda (2001-2004)

Day two of our Zelda retrospective has arrived, with our focus now shifting from the series’ halcyon days to the beginning of its more toon-centric …

The 50 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2016

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Wii U "Nindies Love You" sale starting February 11th

Many indie titles on the Wii U eShop will be getting temporary discounts staring February 11th. The “Nindies Love You” sale will last two weeks. The …

23 Of The Most Satisfying Gaming Achievements

Is there anything more satisfying than catching Mewtwo without a Master Ball?<p>Submissions have been edited and condensed for clarity.

Nintendo and AlphaDream Talk Mario, RPGs, And More

Game Informer recently had the chance to chat with both AlphaDream and Nintendo about not only the recently released Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam but …

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Super Mario Mech-er

Toy customizer Donald “kodykoala” Kennedy cut a giant Mario figure in half and used push pin ‘rivets’ to transform him into a massive metal monster. …