Nintendo Direct 11/12 Overview

Today Nintendo gave its fans the first Nintendo Direct since the passing of president Satoru Iwata. It was definitely an above-average Direct with some really exciting announcements. Here’s the rundown of all the news. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD was announced for Wii U. It will feature new features and enhanced visuals. Its […]

Nintendo Direct Announced For November 12th

Earlier today, Nintendo of America announced via their twitter that there will be a Nintendo Direct in two days on November 12th at 2PM Pacific Time on Nintendo’s Twitch.tv page. There is a lot of hype and excitement built up on this Direct. Nintendo’s President, Tatsumi Kimishima announced earlier that Nintendo Directs will be taking […]

Nintendo Direct Presentations Will Be Returning Soon

Several days ago, it was reported by Takashi Mochizuki from the Wall Street Journal that Nintendo’s President, Tatsumi Kimishima, announced that they will be continuing their beloved Nintendo Direct presentations soon, also stating that their are some unannounced titles scheduled for release before year’s end. This has brought up the question of whether or not […]

Limited Stock Ultimately Delayed the Release of the New 3DS in NA

If you’re wondering why Nintendo is taking so long to bring the New 3DS to Europe and America, there is finally an answer to your question. The answer is pretty simple, there was limited stock for the machines, so that gave Nintendo a shortage problem, meaning that they needed to wait in order to have […]

Nintendo Launching New Platform to “Emerging Markets”

Yesterday, Satoru Iwata stated that Nintendo will be launching a new console to emerging markets in countries where gaming is not as prevalent. Iwata states, “It would be difficult to enter those markets if we didn’t create something new… For the mass market you need to provide something that most of the middle class can afford.” […]

Nintendo Recently Patented New Mobile Phone or Portable Console

On one hand Nintendo swears that they will never go mobile under any circumstances, but Iwata did recently say that he wanted Nintendo to break out into all forms of entertainment. What if it’s a portable console? All obvious signs points to another 3DS revision. Which seems unlikely as the 3DS has no problems selling. […]

Nintendo: Iwata Wants To Redefine Nintendo.

As reported a few weeks ago, Iwata; President of Nintendo is fighting for his job in the upcoming months ahead. Thanks to Siliconera.com there is a translated interview from Diamond.jp about carrying on the will of late former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi and possibly to have Nintendo do more than make video games. The reason for this […]

Iwata’s Quote About Targeting Kids Was Mistranslated, Actually Meant the Opposite

This morning, news broke out that Iwata supposedly stated that Nintendo “hasn’t been targeting kids enough.” Turns out, the quote was entirely mistranslated and Iwata actually stated the exact opposite of what was thought to have originally been said. Instead of stating “we haven’t targeted children enough”, Iwata actually stated that doing that exact thing […]

Calm Down People – Nintendo Isn’t Replacing the Wii U

News came out earlier this month that Nintendo is working on at least one new piece of hardware for the next generation. Today, GaminRealm released an article reporting rumored specifications and plans for the both the next Nintendo handheld and home console. Despite the report focusing on the actual specifications of the machines, many of […]