Book Review: Nintendo 64 Anthology

So much for the internet destroying printed media.

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Nintendo 64 and Nintendo DS games finally come to the Wii U Virtual Console

Well its about time! Nintendo has today announced that both the Nintendo 64 and Nintendo DS will finally come to the Wii U Virtual Console… today!

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Growing Up Sixty-Four

I dare say the Nintendo 64 is The Most Interesting Game System Nintendo Ever Made. It’s interesting for a laundry list of historical reasons: 1. Nintendo stuck with cartridges when CD-ROM was clearly The New Thing. CD-ROM would have allowed full-motion video and digital sound.

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Project: Nintendo 64×64 – Retro News @ Nintendo Life

Today we bring you something a little different, Nintendo 64×64 – a collaboration project between @N64Memories and Nintendo Life.

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Art: Controller Evolution Photo Series Hammers Home The Nintendo Factor – Nintendo Life

A visual record of how Nintendo has pushed the industry forward Nintendo has been responsible for some major innovations when it comes to controllers — the NES D-pad, the N64 analogue stick, the Wii Remote — and Spanish artist Javier Laspiur has put together a photographic whistle-stop tour of t

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A history of videogame hardware: Nintendo 64

For 13 years Nintendo consoles had dominated the video game landscape.

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Nintendo Details Console Sales From NES To Wii U In Handy Infographic

With the publication of Nintendo’s 2013-14 financial results, the company has posted a handy infographic detailing each console generation’s life-to-date sales.

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Retrospective: The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time

Shigeru Miyamoto once said that ‘a delayed game is eventually good; a bad game is bad forever’. If that saying were ever to be collected, it should be illustrated with a picture of Ocarina Of Time, the game that didn’t make the Nintendo 64 launch date by over two years.

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Retrospective: Super Mario 64

To get one of the ‘secret’ castle stars in Super Mario 64, you need to catch a yellow rabbit. It’s there, unexpectedly, when Mario unlocks a door in the basement of Peach’s castle, hopping to and fro.

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Nintendo Power Lists Its All-Time Favorite Video Games

Zelda, Zelda, Zelda!
But Wind Waker over Majora’s Mask?

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the_legend_of_zelda_ocarina_of_time_hyrule_fieldIn its very last issue, Nintendo Power has ranked its top 285 video games of all time. Of course, every single game on the list is on a Nintendo Platform, and ranked are numerous titles in the Super Mario and The Legend of Zelda franchises.

Below is a list of the publication’s 10 best video games of all time… To view the complete list, go here.

  1. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64)
  2. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (SNES)
  3. Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
  4. Final Fantasy III (VI) (SNES)
  5. Super Mario World (SNES)
  6. Mega Man 2 (NES)
  7. Super Mario Bros. 3 (NES)
  8. Super Metroid (SNES)
  9. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (GameCube)
  10. Resident Evil 4 (GameCube)

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