To most, the Switch is the future of Nintendo as the Wii U is more or less dead. However, as we all know, the 3DS has been doing rather well for Nintendo, and had a strong 2016. And 2017, while not looking to be as big as 2016, still looks to be an amazing year for the 3DS.
Read the full article: The Nintendo 3DS lives on in 2017, a list to look forward to
Posted by fergster73 on January 13, 2017
While Nintendo nay-sayers are always quick to point out that the 3DS hasn’t been as big a commercial success as the Nintendo DS – which sold a staggering 154.02 million consoles worldwide – the handheld has still shifted an impressive number of units, especially in its native Japan.
Read the full article: The Nintendo 3DS Has Now Sold More Units In Japan Than The PlayStation 2
Posted by fergster73 on December 24, 2016
Nintendo promised some great deals for the eShop this ‘Black Friday’ period and even in Australia we’re getting some good discounts. There’s four days of sales and we’ll be keeping a track of them in this article.
Read the full article: Aussie Nintendo eShop Cyber Deals – Day 1 of 4
Posted by fergster73 on November 27, 2015
Nintendo held an inventory briefing earlier today and the internet went kind of a bit crazy. Sure they delayed their first mobile game Miitomo but they also announced My Nintendo and Nintendo Account.
Read the full article: How Nintendo Account, My Nintendo and Miitomo will all work together
Posted by fergster73 on October 31, 2015
At the EGX video games festival in Birmingham, Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, took to the stage and essentially confirmed that there will not be a follow-up to the PlayStation Vita handheld console.
Read the full article: Why only Nintendo understands handheld gaming
Posted by fergster73 on September 30, 2015
Yacht Club Games has confirmed today that the downloadable content for Shovel Knight which is titled Plague of Shadows will be arriving on September 17th. The update, which is completely free, is arriving on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, 3DS, and PC.
Read the full article: Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows Coming September 17th
Posted by fergster73 on September 11, 2015
Nintendo Australia has sent through a massive release list of everything to be released by them and selected third parties by the end of the year. This includes the Mega Yoshi amiibo, Wii U bundles, release dates for big games and more.
Read the full article: Nintendo confirms rest of 2015 lineup for Australia and New Zealand
Posted by fergster73 on August 26, 2015
The cavalcade of release dates continues with Nintendo Australia locking down a release for release of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes on October 24th. The end of the year calendar is filling up!
Read the full article: The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes forces its way to stores on October 24th
Posted by fergster73 on August 6, 2015
Not as bad as feared? It’s easy, in the influx of information and internet reactions, to lose context on the number of games and releases confirmed by Nintendo in its E3 Digital Event and elsewhere. An infographic can help bring a bit of context, so Nintendo has naturally obliged.
Read the full article: Nintendo’s E3 ‘Roadmap’ Infographic Shows Off Upcoming Releases on Wii U and 3DS – Nintendo Life
Posted by fergster73 on June 18, 2015
So the Nintendo Digital Event is over, but there are still plenty of things to entertain your eyeballs with – we’ve compiled all the trailers from this year’s E3 on one handy page. Are we good to you or what? Let’s Super Mario!
Read the full article: Video: Here’s Your Handy E3 2015 Wii U And 3DS Trailer Round Up – Nintendo Life
Posted by fergster73 on June 18, 2015