Nintendo Wii

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Comes To Mario Kart 8 Deluxe In Free DLC

Advertising [x]<p>by Nicholas Raymond<p>– on<p>in Game News<p>A new update to <b>Mario Kart 8 Deluxe</b> for the Nintendo Switch adds free <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the</i> …

Mario Kart

Pediatricians should prescribe dance games to fight obesity, study says

Pediatricians should prescribe dance games to fight obesity: Kids who play Nintendo Wii three times a week reduce their BMI by 3% in 6 months, study …

Health (UK)

Street Fighter has been dethroned in number of entrants.

As the biggest fighting game tournament of the year, Evo acts as a barometer for where the fighting game community's collective heads are at with the …

Dragon Ball FighterZ

Nintendo's Bill Trinen Discusses The Possibility Of Smash Bros. Ultimate Demo And DLC

Despite <b>Super Smash Bros. Ultimate</b>'s crazy reveal segment at E3, which could quite easily have been its own feature film (almost), there's still an …

Nintendo

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Release Date, New Characters, And What We Know (So Far)

Following a tantalizingly brief teaser trailer back in March, Nintendo formally unveiled its next Super Smash Bros. game at E3 2018. The new installment in the beloved fighting series arrives on Nintendo Switch later this year, and while there are still undoubtedly many details we don't yet know …

Retrogaming

Xbox Live Gold 12 Month Subscription for £26.50, PS Plus 15 Month Membership under £38

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Gaming

Latest Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Update Adds Free Breath Of The Wild Content

Following the recent <b>Nintendo Labo</b> updates for <b>Mario Kart 8 Deluxe</b> on the Switch, along with the recent announcement that even more was on the way, …

Gaming

How Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Hits Harder And Faster - Comic-Con 2018 - IGN Video

Jonathon Dornbush and Tom Marks discuss how Ultimate's gameplay has evolved from the Wii U Smash Bros.

Comic-Con

A GameCube Classic Mini could be on the way from Nintendo in 2019

Nintendo files GameCube trademarks, sparking rumours around a GameCube mini console in 2019.<p>When it comes to retro charm, Nintendo knows how to do it …

Retrogaming

Nintendo Download: Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2

Port week...is a very dangerous week. Some folks like 'em and some don't, but when you're porting one of the best (if not the best) platformers of …

Retrogaming

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review – A Charming Little Puzzler

I never owned a Wii U, although I did own its forebear the Wii and now the Nintendo Switch. I decided to give the Wii U a skip when it first …

Nintendo

Wildlife scientists satellite-collar a dhole

In a first, wildlife scientists have collared a dhole, the Indian wild dog, with a satellite transmitter to study the habits of the endangered …

Wildlife

Comic-Con 2018: Here’s why everyone is lining up at the Nintendo Lounge

Dozens of Nintendo fans flocked to the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina hotel Thursday morning to be among the first at Comic-Con International to …

San Diego

Review: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

Personally, I never ended up buying a Wii U. My original plan was to wait for <i>Breath of the Wild</i> to release on the system before nabbing one. But by …

Gaming

In Latest WarioWare, Nintendo Swaps Out Virtual Boy For Wii U

9-Volt has gotten with the times and upgraded his paperweight. (Screenshot: Nintendo, WarioWare Gold)<p>It’s nice to see that Nintendo has the ability …

Retrogaming

The Good Old Wii U Lives On As A Virtual Boy Replacement In WarioWare Gold

Recently, we covered some newly released trailers for the upcoming 3DS release of <b>WarioWare Gold</b> in Japan. Eagle-eyed Twitter user SMWikiOfficial …

Retrogaming

Splatoon 2 Player Hacks Game To Show Nintendo How Easy It Is

Image: Splatoon 2, Nintendo<p>Last week, <i>Splatoon 2</i> players noticed something strange about the leaderboard for competitive play. The top four names on …

Splatoon

Octopath Traveler shows how Nintendo Switch could be a JRPG beast

I love playing Japanese role-playing games, but I rarely play them on a TV or computer. Portable systems have spoiled me.<p>Yes, I’m still playing these games at home … just not on a big screen. I work from my home office, so I don’t play an hour of a game on the train. But I have a found my favorite …

Business

Rumor: New Xenoblade Chronicles 2 datamined details

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 fan Moosehunter has shared a lot of early information about the RPG before it was officially announced. It’s how we found out …

Xenoblade Chronicles

Xenoblade Chronicles 2’s Siren model kit launches in November – pre-orders open, photos

Awhile back, we had heard that Siren from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would be receiving a real-life product. It turns out that the item will come in the …

Xenoblade Chronicles

IGN's Running 10K for Special Effect 2018

I think we can all agree that video games are wicked, and should definitely be enjoyed by all.<p>That's why four of us – myself, Joe Skrebels, Dale …

Xbox

Several Xenoblade Chronicles 2 songs added to Karaoke JOYSOUND for Nintendo Switch

“Karaoke JOYSOUND for Nintendo Switch”, as the name implies, is a karaoke game for Nintendo’s latest system. Currently, it’s only available on the …

Nintendo Switch

Release date confirmed for three new Super Smash Bros amiibo

<b>Ridley, Inkling, and Wolf are confirmed for December release. Reissues of original Super Smash Bros amiibo also planned.</b>Nintendo has confirmed the …

Retrogaming

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on Switch is a can’t-miss Wii U port

Too few people played this charming puzzle game, but now they have a second chance<p>With the Switch, Nintendo has a platform that offers a second chance to games that were criminally overlooked when originally released on the company’s previous system, the poorly performing Wii U. One of the Wii U’s …

Gaming Reviews

Yakuza Producer Doesn’t Think the Series Is a Good Fit For Nintendo Switch

So you may have missed the news a little while back that the first two <i>Yakuza</i> games were being released for the Wii U (sorry, only in Japan). There’s …

Gaming

Random: Captain Toad On Switch Features A Very Out Of Place Wii U Animation

<b>Oh dear...</b><b>Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker</b> is releasing on Switch and 3DS in just a couple of days' time, but the new Switch port features one very …

Nintendo

Review: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker (Switch)

<b>Hidden gem.</b><b>Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker</b> was a real hidden gem of the Wii U era, which is amazing when you consider that it was almost created by …

Retrogaming

Minecraft Releases Update for Aquatic Phase Two, Includes Underwater Zombies

Minecraft released it's most recent update on Tuesday, Update Aquatic Phase Two that lets you explore the oceans at greater depths in the Minecraft …

Xbox

Nintendo wants to host 'around 20 to 30 indie games on Switch per week'

Nintendo is basically doing the exact opposite thing with the Switch that they did with the Wii U, and to some extent, even the Wii -- support …

Retrogaming

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Is Worth Revisiting…For A Price

When Xenoblade Chronicles 2 released last year, I had mixed feelings about it. Despite an impressive world and a fascinating array of interlocking …

Xenoblade Chronicles