All Posts by: Faith

By Faith, December 10, 2013 0 3DS eShop, News, Wii-U eShop

This year has seen Nintendo begin a heavy push for downloading games onto one’s console instead of purchasing hard copies in-store. While there are still some issues with this for many people—such as having hardware-based account data and premium prices… Read More »

By Faith, December 9, 2013 0 News

Nintendo of America is planning to raise awareness and buzz around the concept of StreetPass and Nintendo Zone in the coming weekend—on December 14/15, the data stored in Nintendo Zone points, the ones that distribute StreetPass hits for the previous… Read More »

By Faith, November 28, 2013 0 3DS, News

Just when you thought Nintendo couldn’t get any weirder (actually, did you? Because if you’ve played any Nintendo games, nothing should surprise you anymore…), Nintendo of America has gone ahead and embraced a bit of news that has come down… Read More »

By Faith, November 27, 2013 0 News, Wii U

In an effort to win consumer dollars, now that Black Friday is here to start the holiday shopping season, Nintendo is ramping up the advertising tactics to boost profits and sales for the 3DS and Wii U. And now that… Read More »

By Faith, November 27, 2013 0 News, Wii U

Like any major company, Nintendo has a number of corporate and promotional partnerships, and their most recent collaboration announced is a partnership with Southwest Airlines. Nintendo is now the “official video game partner” of the company, which means that they’ll… Read More »

By Faith, November 26, 2013 0 3DS, News, Wii U

In a move that surprises no one, Warner Bros. has gone ahead and confirmed that LEGO The Hobbit will be released in 2014, and will be available for Wii U and 3DS. The game will be based on the first… Read More »

By Faith, November 25, 2013 0 News, Zelda

To celebrate the release of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, popular YouTube musician Taylor Davis has released a new violin medley arrangement that features such songs as Song of Time and Song of Storms from Ocarina of… Read More »

By Faith, November 22, 2013 0 News

One of the more recent games backed by crowdfunding is Shovel Knight, coming from Yacht Club Games. Their successful Kickstarter has recently seen page updates with what the team is working on, and it appears that several of these features are… Read More »

By Faith, November 21, 2013 0 Uncategorized

A few days before its release in North America, Super Mario 3D World has become the number one best selling game on Amazon in the North American video game category (at time of writing). There have been many positive reviews… Read More »

By Faith, November 21, 2013 0 News

On Wednesday, a 25-year-old Japanese man was arrested in connection with online death threats made toward Nintendo executives. Sankei News has revealed that the arrested suspect used Nintendo’s online question form to send his death threats, even naming various staff… Read More »