Nintendo

'Zelda' Timeline: 'Breath of the Wild' Master Edition reveals backstory and plot details

Last week, we got an incredible new trailer for <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> and the excellent news that it will launch with Nintendo …

RPGs

For The "Hardcore Nintendo Fan"

Look at how much postage would be if I wanted this shipped to Australia.<p>I’m not going to link this auction, but I thought the sales pitch was …

Gaming

The Iconic Voice of Nintendo’s Mario Talks About His Career and His Love for the Character

Actor Charles Martinet has been the iconic voice of the Nintendo flagship character Mario since 1990. In a video with Great Big Story, Martinet …

Bowser was named after this spicy Korean rice and soup dish

Now the whole ‘fire-breathing’ thing makes sense<p>A few things come to mind when I think of iconic <i>Super Mario</i> villain Bowser: Mr. steal-your-girl; a roided-up turtle that just discovered Hot Topic; Great dad. Now I can add Korean rice and soup delicacy <i>gukbap</i> to that list.<p>According to this 2000 …

Shigeru Miyamoto

Nintendo Switch Pre-orders Sold Out In The US

When Nintendo revealed their new console the Nintendo Switch last week the device went up for pre-order in the US.<p>The Nintendo Switch will launch on …

Gaming

Reggie: Nintendo "thought deeply" about Wii U's shortcomings, Switch improving upon communication and strong games

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, speaking with GameSpot, mentioned that Nintendo “thought deeply” about Wii U’s shortcomings. He …

Wii U

Digital Foundry Puts Breath of the Wild, MK8 Deluxe and Splatoon 2 to the Test

There are a lot of early questions around the Nintendo Switch, some of which relate to its graphical capabilities - how big a 'leap' is it from Wii …

Wii U

What Nintendo Fans Are Excited About in the Switch

A northeastern frost couldn’t stop loyal Nintendo fans from getting one-on-one time with the Nintendo Switch on January 15. The forthcoming …

Wii U

Nintendo Website Could Indicate Fire Emblem Fates for Switch

A snippet of source code on Nintendo's website for the upcoming Fire Emblem Warriors appears to indicate a second Fire Emblem game coming to Nintendo …

Gaming

Nintendo Switch Supports 2TB Micro SDXC Memory Cards (When They Exist)

Nintendo Switch Supports 2TB Micro SDXC Memory Cards (When They Exist)<p>At launch that means 128GB of extra storage is affordable, but up to 2TB is …

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Charity speedrun commentator tells distracting audience to stand in front of a bus

<i>At the top level of competitive gaming, the best of the best give it their all to win big. On their way to victory, professional esports players will inevitably make some jaw-dropping plays... or epic fails. Each week,</i> Mashable <i>rounds up the most mind-blowing highlights in esports for your enjoyment.</i><p>…

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Grand Theft Mario? YouTuber drops Mario into Liberty City

Ever since Nintendo announced its newest console last week, we've been watching an avalanche of great memes, gifs, and parodies crash down upon the internet. We got a sneak peek of Mario checking out New Donk City in the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, which immediately made just about everyone …

Gaming

Nintendo Switch Hands-On Impressions: How Does Nintendo's New Device Compare to the iPhone and iPad?

It takes a lot to get me up at 4am UK time, but that's exactly what Nintendo did when they captured the imaginations of many gamers around the globe …

Wii U

Mario may want to think twice about ditching the Mushroom Kingdom

Things get real weird when Mario gets real<p>I can't stop thinking about New Donk City. The <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> locale and its troublingly human citizens …

Gaming

If Super Mario Odyssey Had The Realism of Grand Theft Auto

<i>Super Mario Odyssey’s</i> trailer was only a couple minutes long, but it was enough to get everyone hung up on was Mario’s bizarre appearance in a …

Gaming

Nintendo says the Switch won't replace the 3DS

Ever since Nintendo declared that the Switch would be a hybrid tablet/console that you can take on the go or play from home, there’s been chatter …

Wii U

‘Super Mario Odyssey’ Trailer Recut To Feature Grim ‘Taxi Driver’ Narration — Watch

The new Mario game from Nintendo receives the Scorsese update.<p>This March, Nintendo will release their brand-new video game console The Switch, a …

Documentaries

Why I’m (Begrudgingly) Buying 2 Nintendo Switch Consoles

Empty your wallets.<p>Nintendo has a way of inducing fear into gamers by way of not releasing enough product to meet demand. The NES Classic Edition is …

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Stock Price Drops After The Switch’s Price Is Revealed

2017 is not off to a great start for Nintendo. Nintendo is hoping that the Switch will be the company’s “savior” following the flop of the Wii U, but …

Wii U

Yes, You Can Charge Your Nintendo Switch In Tabletop Mode

So you're on a long flight and want to get some quality time in with your Nintendo Switch in tabletop mode. The rather large gentleman in the seat …

Gear & Gadgets

The Nintendo Switch Will Revive Local Multiplayer Games

Tweet<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Reddit<p>+1<p>Email<p>Shares 0<p>When was the last time you fought over whose turn it was to play?<p>If you’re like me, you haven’t had to fight …

Gaming

Super Mario in the real world would be way too real

<i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> for the Nintendo Switch was announced only days ago, and already the internet is offering up parodies. While the original announcement teaser shows Mario in a New York City-like metropolis, this video asks: what if Mario lived in Liberty City? Mayhem right? Yeah, all the …

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For Our Consideration: Nintendo’s new controllers make the Switch a versatile video game canvas

Prior to actually playing the Switch, it seemed the system itself was the star of Nintendo’s latest game console. Rather than a big hunk of plastic that you leave plugged into your TV, the Switch is a tablet. You can lock a controller onto either side of the screen—each pad resembling one half of …

Gaming

Best Nintendo Switch Accessories: Elevate Fun and Excitement on Your Smartphone

If you are game lover, than definitely you would be crazy for its accessories too, right? Then this information is perfect for you. With the new …

Consumer Technology

Pixel Princess Blitz Kickstarter Hopes to Reach Switch

There’s still more than a month to go before Nintendo releases Switch upon the world, but indie developers are already looking toward the new console …

Gaming

Super Mario Odyssey brings Mario to the real world, but this GTA mash-up brings him to the *real* world

I think we all had a feeling of shock and surprise when the trailer for Super Mario Odyssey showed the cartoon plumber entering the real world-- …

Gaming

Immersion: Unexpected Good News And Expected Bad News

Roller coaster Immersion: last week bad and good news moved the stock downwards and upwards in a very short period of time.<p>Bad news: Apple was …

Nintendo Switch

'Snipperclips' Is My Most Anticipated Nintendo Switch Game

There’s a lot to love about what Nintendo’s presented of the upcoming Nintendo Switch, the company’s latest console. It plays on a TV, it plays on …

Nintendo Switch

[TA Deals] Save almost 50% on a wireless Bluetooth gaming controller

There are plenty of fantastic mobile games available on Google Play, but if you’re used to a bigger console with an actual controller, some of those …

Nintendo Wii

Super Mario Odyssey’s PC port is grittier than expected

Nintendo’s new console, the Swapsie, isn’t even out but word has already leaked of a PC port for flagship game Super Mario Odyssey. A new cut of …

Gaming