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By Dave, July 30, 2015 0 News, Splatoon

Clear your calendars, squids! Two new weapons are coming to Splatoon tonight in North America. The Range Blaster and Inkbrush Nouveau are variations on weapons already available, so they’re not entirely new like other additions we’ve seen. However, if either… Read More »

By Dave, July 30, 2015 0 Mario, News

Nintendo recently announced a promotional collaboration with Facebook for the upcoming Super Mario Maker. They called it a “hackathon” which is evidently part of Facebook’s corporate culture, and the collaboration with this particular game was for Facebook employees to design… Read More »

By Dave, July 29, 2015 0 3DS, Amiibo, News

It’s almost time to start bringing your amiibo in your other pocket along with your 3DS, because Nintendo is going to launch its NFC Reader/Writer accessory for the regular (ie. not “New”) 3DS consoles in Japan this Thursday! Naturally, that… Read More »

By Dave, July 29, 2015 0 Mario, News

As we’ve seen over recent months, Nintendo has increased their efforts at brand collaboration with other companies, to increase exposure of their IPs. We’ve seen a number of new initiatives announced recently, like the partnership with the social media giant… Read More »

By Faith, July 28, 2015 0 News, Splatoon, Wii U

Get ready, squids! Splatoon’s giant August update is heading your way on the 6th, and it’s got a nice array of features that plenty of players have been waiting for—including private lobbies! This has been a long-awaited option for players… Read More »

By Micah, July 28, 2015 0 News, Wii U

It was originally at PAX Prime 2014 that your Nintendo Fire team tried out the intriguing-looking platformer title Mekazoo, and at the time there wasn’t information available about whether it would arrive on the Wii U. We’ve since reported that… Read More »

By Dave, July 27, 2015 0 News, Wii U

It’s time… not that you’d even notice if we didn’t tell you about it. What are we talking about? It’s the Nintendo TVii service, which will fold in North America on August 11th, three years after launch. We’ll also be… Read More »

By Micah, July 27, 2015 0 Miiverse, News

If you’re a regular user of Miiverse—or even if you’ve popped your head in once lately—you’ve probably heard complaints about the redesign of Miiverse. But regardless of whether anyone likes it or not, it’s coming, and it’s going to arrive… Read More »

By Dave, July 24, 2015 0 News

Games Done Quick is perhaps the best known of speedrunning organizations, not to mention the most loved among the gaming community for their charm and ability to make a real difference through their efforts. They hold two major events each… Read More »

By Faith, July 24, 2015 0 News, Splatoon, Wii U

Get ready, squid campers! It’s about time for you to make some s’mores and splat other kids in the face! With ink, that is. (Just eat the marshmallows. Who wants to waste those?) The new Splatoon map is called Camp… Read More »