• Nintendo: 2014 Annual Profit is a Good Sign

    It seems that Nintendo is slowly, but surely, turning things around in a big way. To show how big of a turnaround year, the gaming...

    It seems that Nintendo is slowly, but surely, turning things around in a big way. To show how big of a turnaround year, the gaming giant recently announced it grossed its first annual profit since 2011. It has been three years since Nintendo managed to have an annual profit in sales. The profit included an...
  • Nintendo at Universal Theme Parks: A Potential Dream Come True

    It is official. Video game giant Nintendo is partnering with Universal Studios to create new rides and attractions at Universal’s theme parks across the globe....

    It is official. Video game giant Nintendo is partnering with Universal Studios to create new rides and attractions at Universal’s theme parks across the globe. On one hand, I was surprised because I did not see the deal coming this week. On the other hand, the deal makes sense because lately, Nintendo seems to be...
  • Nintendo Not Completely at Fault for Amiibo Scalpers

    Earlier this week, Nintendo released an official statement to fans regarding some of the many problems and complaints surrounding the Amiibo figure line. In short,...

    Earlier this week, Nintendo released an official statement to fans regarding some of the many problems and complaints surrounding the Amiibo figure line. In short, the toys-to-life line of figures for Nintendo has been an outrageous success. However, like the old cliché says, “With more money comes more problems.” Fans have come down hard on...
  • Nintendo NX: EB Games Accepting Pre-Orders is Premature

    EB Games Australia recently confirmed announced that the gaming retail store will offer pre-orders for the next Nintendo video game console, which currently has the working...

    EB Games Australia recently confirmed announced that the gaming retail store will offer pre-orders for the next Nintendo video game console, which currently has the working title of the Nintendo NX. Nintendo brass and Satoru Iwata recently announced that Nintendo is developing its next console. More information on the console will be revealed next year. In...
  • The Legend of Zelda: Dealing with the Wii U Delay

    Nintendo has announced that The Legend of Zelda for the Wii U has been delayed. The announcement was made by franchise producer Eiji Aonuma. The...

    Nintendo has announced that The Legend of Zelda for the Wii U has been delayed. The announcement was made by franchise producer Eiji Aonuma. The announcement was a huge blow to The Legend of Zelda fans. Zelda fans have been waiting for a new installment of the franchise since The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword...
  • Nintendo Should Not Rush Next Console Release

    At a recent Tokyo press conference, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced some of the details of its next video gaming console. Currently, the console has...

    At a recent Tokyo press conference, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced some of the details of its next video gaming console. Currently, the console has the hardware code name of NX. More information about the console is supposed to be revealed next year, in 2016. Hopefully, Nintendo will wait until around E3 2016 or so...
  • Nintendo Developing Mobile Games is a Progressive Step

    Nintendo recently announced that the video game giant will partner with mobile gaming company DeNA to make mobile games with Nintendo characters for smart phones....

    Nintendo recently announced that the video game giant will partner with mobile gaming company DeNA to make mobile games with Nintendo characters for smart phones. This is a bold and huge step for Nintendo. The company failed to really set the world afire with the Wii U console. For the Wii U, Nintendo had trouble...
  • Nintendo Amiibo: Updated Character Wish List

    The Nintendo Amiibo figurines are selling like hot cakes. In the United states alone, over 3.5 million units have sold to date. Looking back at...

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    The Nintendo Amiibo figurines are selling like hot cakes. In the United states alone, over 3.5 million units have sold to date. Looking back at my Nintendo Amiibo character wish list from last year, I realize the list is a bit outdated. Nintendo has now produced Amiibos of all the top characters on my initial wish...
  • Custom Amiibos: Is Toys R Us Joining in Really OK?

    According to a report by Amiibo Inquirer, the online website for Toys ‘R Us, the largest toy store chain in the world, will soon sell custom...

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    According to a report by Amiibo Inquirer, the online website for Toys ‘R Us, the largest toy store chain in the world, will soon sell custom Nintendo Amiibo figurines. These customs are made by an online user named Evilos. Images of the custom Amiibos were reportedly found on the on Toys ‘R Us web servers this...
  • Nintendo: Mii App for Mobile Devices Makes Sense

    Speaking to the publication Nikkei in Japan, Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata revealed that Nintendo is working on a mobile app for smart phones and tablets...

    Speaking to the publication Nikkei in Japan, Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata revealed that Nintendo is working on a mobile app for smart phones and tablets that would allow users to use their digital Nintendo avatars, Miis. At times, Nintendo as a company can be very stubborn and stuck in its ways. Sometimes the company is...