Amazon Prime Video is officially being removed from Wii U on September 26

As of September 26, 2019, Amazon Prime Video will no longer be available on Wii U. Members of the service have been receiving emails informing them of the news and offering $25 credit towards buying certain Fire TV devices. "We are continually upgrading our service and this occasionally means we can no longer support certain … Continue reading Amazon Prime Video is officially being removed from Wii U on September 26

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Video: Nintendo shares special clip for reaching 10 million followers on Twitter

Nintendo of America has managed to surpass 10 million followers on Twitter alone. To celebrate this milestone, the company has unveiled the clip within the following tweet, which saw the official Xbox account as a top reply: Source: Nintendo of America

New system update version 5.5.4 U now available for Wii U

Nintendo has made a brand-new Wii U system update available for download via the Internet. Read on below to learn more about what this particular update entails: Version 5.5.4 U, available via an Internet connection, includes the following improvements: Improvements to system stability and usability: Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments … Continue reading New system update version 5.5.4 U now available for Wii U

Pokémon Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, Diamond and Pearl among the best games voted by Famitsu readers

Japanese gaming publication Famitsu recently held a poll for its readers to vote for their favorite games that released in the Heisei period (Jan 8, 1989 – May 1, 2019), and a recent issue of the magazine has revealed the full top-20 list. Below are the top-20 titles that were voted in by 7,158 Famitsu … Continue reading Pokémon Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, Diamond and Pearl among the best games voted by Famitsu readers

Pokémon Red, Blue, Green and Yellow are the sixth best-selling video game of all time

Pokémon Red, Blue, Green and Yellow are cumulatively the sixth best-selling video game of all time. To see the top 10 best-selling video games of all time by copies sold, check out the image above. Source: IGN Facebook

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reappears atop the Famitsu sales charts in Japan for the week ending April 28

With Media Create no longer offering free data, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has reappeared near the top of the latest Famitsu sales charts in Japan. The latest Japanese sales charts are as follows: Famitsu Sales: 4/22/19 – 4/28/19 Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales) [PS4] Days Gone (SIE, 04/26/19) – 114,319 (New) [NSW] Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age (Square Enix, … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reappears atop the Famitsu sales charts in Japan for the week ending April 28

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon reappear atop the Famitsu sales charts in Japan for the week ending April 21

With Media Create no longer offering free data, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu, Let's Go Eevee, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have reappeared near the top of the latest Famitsu sales charts in Japan. The latest Japanese sales charts are as follows: Media Create Sales: Week 16, 2019 (Apr 15 - … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon reappear atop the Famitsu sales charts in Japan for the week ending April 21

Nintendo removes official Wii U website, along with Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare games

Nintendo has removed the official Wii U website from Nintendo.com, along with all of its seventh-generation games, which include Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare. The WiiU page was originally located here: https://www.nintendo.com/wiiu/what-is-wiiu/ All 7th Gen games have been removed from the Game Guide (WiiU titles are still listed): https://www.nintendo.com/games/game-guide/ Source: ResetEra.com

Nick Chavez takes Doug Bowser’s role as Nintendo of America’s new senior vice president of sales and marketing

After more than 15 notable years at Nintendo of America, and nearly 13 as its President and COO, Reggie Fils-Aime has retired. His last day with Nintendo was on April 15, 2019. Doug Bowser, NOA’s current Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has succeeded Reggie as President of Nintendo of America. To commemorate his … Continue reading Nick Chavez takes Doug Bowser’s role as Nintendo of America’s new senior vice president of sales and marketing

Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved

If you were recently experiencing issues when trying to access the Nintendo eShop, Nintendo has confirmed that access to its online marketplace has been resolved. Read on below for a statement issued by Nintendo of America: Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved. However, some may still experience intermittent errors. We appreciate your continued … Continue reading Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved