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  1. Start saving now, Nintendo NX likely to be expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Nintendo has learnt many lessons from the troubled lifespan of the Wii U and that is likely to be both good and bad news for the Nintendo NX. It will undoubtedly benefit from the extra time the company wants to put into its development before a March 2017 release.


  2. Super Meat Boy Is (Finally) Coming to Wii U This MayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    The news comes via the Super Meat Boy Twitter page, where it was revealed BlitWorks - the team responsible for the PS4, PS Vita, and Shield versions of Meat Boy - will be handling the porting duties. Originally, the prospect of Super Meat Boy coming to Nintendo platforms seemed very unlikely .


  3. Why The NX Won't Be Launching This Holiday Season, According To NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Last week, it was announced that Nintendo does not plan to launch its next home console, the NX, until March of 2017. That left quite a few people scratching their head, as it was widely assumed that the NX would arrive this winter and, more importantly, just in time for the holiday shopping window.


  4. 'Angry Birds' maker wants phones out as film credits rollRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The creators of "Angry Birds" hope movie theater audiences don't get their feathers ruffled if some filmgoers pluck out their mobile devices at the end of "The Angry Birds Movie" and point them at the screen. Rovio Entertainment is dropping a code in the credits of the upcoming animated film inspired by the mobile gaming sensation that will hatch an exclusive level for a new pinball-inspired game called "Angry Birds Action!" The latest entry in Rovio's ever-expanding "Angry Birds" empire is populated by characters and locales from "The Angry Birds Movie," which features Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad and Danny McBride as a trio of the series' feathered protagonists.


  5. Mighty No. 9 Goes Gold, Finally Has a Release DateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AusGamers

    With the date being June 24 for the long in development spiritual successor to Mega Man from Keiji Inafune. Originally slated for 2015, it's taken almost three years for the Kickstarter funded title to get a firm release date.


  6. Nintendo to Release Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem on Smart Devices - Geek News CentralRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Geek News Central

    Nintendo revealed that it will be releasing its popular Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem games on smart devices. This news was part of a Financial Results Briefing for Fiscal Year ending March 2016.


  7. Make My DayWHY Don't Americans Like Soccer?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Now that the World Cup soccer championship is underway, I'm starting to realize which of my friends like soccer, and which of them are change-hating xenophobes who automatically mistrust anything invented outside the United States. The World Cup is a magical time for us soccer players, both current and former.


  8. Nintendo Explains Decision Behind New Mobile TitlesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    Making good on their word that after the launch of Miitomo that the company would offer up games with more familiar characters , Nintendo has explained why they have decided to go with Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem. This was revealed by Nintendo's CEO Tatsumi Kimishima during a Q&A with investors .


  9. Watch This Animated Recreation of the 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' IntroRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... Ice Climbers, Fox, Falco, Ness, Samus, Luigi, Yoshi, Bowser, Mario, Dr. Mario and more. Not affiliated with Nintendo or HAL in any way, check out the fan-made project Super Smash Bros. Melee Reanimated above. Find the original intro from 2001 below ...


  10. Why Nintendo chose 'Animal Crossing' over 'Mario' for mobileRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Engadget

    Last week, Nintendo announced that it will bring popular titles like Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem to its new smartphone game lineup. While this was good news for fans of those franchises, it still raised some questions, like why those franchises specifically? During a special Q&A session after Nintendo's latest earnings report, current president of Nintendo Tatsumi Kimishima chose to shed some light on the situation, explaining that Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem were selected to "follow Miitomo from the viewpoint of increasing the diverse types of consumers interested in Nintendo, and widening opportunities for gameplay."


  11. Nintendo NX hardware will not sell at a lossRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    ... -- from all manufacturers -- are often sold at a loss during their launch period. Case in point: The Wii U, Nintendo's current hardware, was. In an investor Q&A from 2014, late president Satoru Iwata refers to "the loss arising due to the hardware ...


  12. Nintendo Won't Sell NX at a LossRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IGN

    Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima confirmed as much in a financial briefing for the company. During which Kimishima was asked about the Nintendo NX launch line-up, and the cost of the console.


  13. Cancelled Super Meat Boy port resurfaces on Wii U this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Team Meat's breakout indie platformer hit Super Meat Boy will make its long-awaited debut for Nintendo consoles later this month as a downloadable Wii U title, porting studio BlitWorks announced today. The release follows up on months of speculation regarding a Wii U port of Super Meat Boy and the cancellation of an in-progress version for Nintendo's last-generation Wii console.


  14. Nintendo's president gets grilled on its mobile business, NX plansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    This is an interesting year for Nintendo, as the company begins its headlong plunge into the mobile business. A year from now, the company will have five mobile games on the market and a new console, the NX, will have just released in March 2017.


  15. Nintendo didn't want to...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CNET

    Nintendo has shared some new details on its upcoming NX system. The English translation of Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima's Q&A session with investors was published today.


  16. 11 excellent new books to read in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    It's not time to check out mentally and grab a beach read just yet - and believe us, once you dive into one of these brilliant novels or scintillating works of nonfiction, you'll be glad you didn't turn your brain off. This May, we're particularly thrilled about the return of a handful of modern greats: Louise Erdrich, Richard Russo, and a newer favorite, Emma Straub.


  17. Mighty No. 9 release date finalized after many delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    ... U on June 21 alongside digital-exclusive releases for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC platforms. Ports for the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita are still in development, and will be released "at a later point," according to Comcept.


  18. Nintendo's Splatoon gets new content via Squid Sisters amiiboRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    ... new playable maps and server updates. The pair also perform in-game concerts during competitive Splatfest events. Nintendo's announcement follows up on a recent live concert in Japan featuring holograms of Callie and Marie. Backed by a live band, ...


  19. Nintendo won't sell NX at a loss, president saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Polygon

    Nintendo hasn't yet announced the price of its next console, codenamed the NX, but the company recently indicated that it does not intend to take a loss with each sale. "We are not thinking of launching the hardware at a loss," said Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima during an investor meeting last week.


  20. NX won't be sold at a lossRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    The NX will not be sold at a loss upon its March 2017 launch , Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima has confirmed. "We are not thinking of launching the hardware at a loss," Kimishima said in a Q&A about the company's latest financial report.