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Club Nintendo Closing In June For New Nintendo Loyalty Program

Club Nintendo Closing

Nintendo has announced that its loyalty program “Club Nintendo” will be closing in June of 2015 to make way for a new Nintendo loyalty program. The program which launched a little more than six years ago in North America allowed owners of Nintendo hardware and software to register their merchandise online at the Club Nintendo… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of January 18, 2015

New Video Game Releases For the Week of January 20

The titles keep spilling out for Sony this week as the PlayStation continues to dominate the new video game releases for the week of January 18, 2015. The PlayStation platform holds 4 exclusives out of the 9 console releases this week, with the remained divvied up between Nintendo’s Wii U and 3DS and Microsoft’s Xbox… Read more »

New Nintendo Direct Scheduled For Wii U and 3DS, What To Expect

Nintendo Direct, and what to expect

On January 14, 2015, at 6 a.m. PST, Nintendo will be broadcasting their first Nintendo Direct of 2015. 2014 was a great year for the Japanese company. After a few years of serious struggles, they finally managed to turn a profit in the second half of the year. They successfully launched titles for two big… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of January 11, 2015

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The new year is showing signs of life with this week’s list of new video game releases for the week of January 11, 2015. The biggest release of the week is the the first DLC for Assassin’s Creed Unity, Dead Kings, which is releasing on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. PlayStation again holds… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of January 4, 2015

New Video Game Releases January 4 Funk of the Titans

The new year of 2015 does not exactly start off with a bang. The new video game releases for the week of January 4, 2015 are of a better caliber than the previous week’s, which you can view on theInquisitr’s weekly column here. Looking at the new video games for the week, the PC still… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of December 28, 2014

Pokémon Pinball New Video Game Releases December 28

2014 brings and end to the first full year of the next-gen consoles, and while we still did not have the one stand-out game that defines the next generation of consoles, there was plenty to be excited about in 2015. There are still a few new video games releases slated for this week, mostly PC… Read more »

Nintendo’s Miyamoto: We’re Already Working On The Wii U Successor

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Say what you will about Nintendo, but you can’t say they’re a company that likes to sit still. Even as the Japanese gaming giant tries to right the ship with regard to the Wii U, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto says that they’re already at work on Nintendo’s next home console. Last week, Miyamoto, the legend behind… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of December 21, 2014

New Video Game Releases December 21 Broken Sword 5 Trine Duck Hunt

Sony is continuing to pump out new video game releases with the week of December 21, 2014. Like the week previous, Sony continues its strong indie support across all three active platforms. The Wii U is taking us down memory lane with an old classic on the Virtual Console, and the Xbox platforms are once… Read more »

3DS XL End Of Life Reached In Japan

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Anyone who may wish to purchase a 3DS XL may wish to do so this holiday season, as Nintendo has announced on their official Japanese page that they are ending production of the jumbo sized version of its 3DS handheld system for Japan in the coming months. With the 3DS XL end of life reached… Read more »

‘Watch Dogs’ For Wii U Leaves Bad Blood DLC Behind

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Watch Dogs for Wii U launches today in North America giving owners of the struggling Nintendo console a chance to experience a portion of what the PlayStation, Xbox and PC gamers have had for the last 6 months. The Inquistr has reported on the success of the game for Ubisoft as it has sold upwards… Read more »

Nintendo Amiibo Final Design Revealed

Nintendo Amiibo Final Design

Nintendo has been hard at work finalizing the designs for their upcoming physical toy line, Amiibo. The gaming press was given hands on time with the new plastic figures for the first time since their unveiling at E3 earlier this year. Amiibo is Nintendo’s next effort to increase their visibility on shelves coming into the… Read more »

First ‘Mario Kart 8’ DLC Includes Link Master Cycle

Link Master Cycle Mario Kart 8 DLC

Nintendo gave more details on the first Mario Kart 8 DLC on Twitter today including Link’s Master Cycle. The Master Cycle is part of the first DLC pack for #MK8 and has plenty of horse power. pic.twitter.com/FbrW7r977R — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) October 15, 2014 Nintendo has planned to release two DLC packs for Mario… Read more »

New ‘Harvest Moon’ Game Gets Release Date

New Harvest Moon title screen

The popular farm and life simulation franchise Harvest Moon is getting a new addition to the series. Gamers can expect Harvest Moon 3D: The Lost Valley to release on the Nintendo 3DS on November 4. It will cost $30. Unfortunately, the late 2014 Harvest Moon release date only applies to North America. Europe will be… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 12, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of October 12

The new video game releases for the week of October 12, 2014 will continue to thin your wallet, as the final months of the year continue their deluge of big releases. Headlining the new video games for this week is a new port of Minecraft, the latest survival horror game from Resident Evil creator Shinji… Read more »

New Smash Bros. Game Finally Released — Is It As Good As The Others?

Smash Bros. 3DS Cover art

The highly anticipated new addition to the Super Smash Bros. series has finally been released for Nintendo 3DS. Six years have passed since the last Smash Bros. game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl for the Wii. This Smash Bros. game marks the first time that the hit fighting franchise has migrated to handheld gaming platforms. How… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ for 3DS Bug Causes Giant Characters

Super Smash Bros 3DS Giant Bug

A Super Smash Bros for 3DS bug is making the rounds on YouTube today, adding to what is already good sized list of bugs for the debut of Super Smash Bros. on the handheld Nintendo 3DS. Most bugs are fairly innocuous, and unless they affect game play, most people find them fodder for internet memes… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 28, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week of September 28

One thing is certain, and that’s the fact that Sony continues to dominate the quantity of content for the new video game releases for the week of September 28. The PlayStation platform holder has been holding a steady stream of content week after week while the Xbox platform is slowly catching up as we move… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 14, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week Of September 14

The amount of new video game releases for the week of September 14, 2014 is surprisingly robust considering the giant sphere of Destiny is still looming over the gaming world. While none of these games are first person shooters or MMO’s, they are still brave to come out from under The Traveler’s shadow. In the… Read more »

PlayStation Plus Vs Games With Gold For September 2014

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Sony and Microsoft have dropped their lists, and we can now compare Playstation Plus Vs Games With Gold for September 2014. We take a look at what the two console makers are offering gamers for the month as part of their premium subscriptions. Microsoft starts off the Games With Gold list with only three new… Read more »

‘New 3DS’ And ‘New 3DS XL’ Show That Nintendo Is Listening

Nintendo announces the New 3DS and New 3DS XL.

Nintendo wants gamers to know that they’ve been listening. During yesterday’s Direct stream for Japan, Nintendo announced the New 3DS and New 3DS XL. Including the term ‘new’ in the actual name of the consoles is a gutsy move and gives the company a lot to live up to. So far, the news doesn’t seem… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 17, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 17

The new video game releases for the week of August 17, 2014 are the harbingers for the forthcoming fall deluge of games. Similar to last week, the PlayStation platform is seeing another batch of indie games make their way to the consoles and handhelds. However, this week will see some new games come to the… Read more »