Media Create sales: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate dethrones Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee by selling 1,220,535 units during its opening week in Japan

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has debuted at number 1 on the latest Media Create sales charts in Japan. Meanwhile, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee have reappeared with an additional significant amount of units sold. Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have made another consecutive appearance as well. The latest Japanese sales charts are as follows: Software Sales (followed by lifetime sales) … Continue reading Media Create sales: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate dethrones Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee by selling 1,220,535 units during its opening week in Japan

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Latest UK Charts reveal Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date

Sales of Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are continuing to flourish across multiple territories, including in the UK. In addition, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has already become the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date. Read on below to learn more about recent game sales in the UK from the folks at GamesIndustry.biz: Super … Continue reading Latest UK Charts reveal Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date

Pikachu, Eevee and Rowlet selected as favorite video game characters by Nintendo Dream readers, January 2019

Nintendo Dream magazine readers have revealed their favorite Nintendo video game characters, which once again include three iconic Pokémon – Pikachu, Rowlet and Eevee. The full results can be found below: Kirby (Kirby) - 189 Link (The Legend of Zelda) - 123 Pikachu (Pokémon) - 117 Mario (Super Mario) Luigi (Super Mario) Corrin (Fire Emblem) Eevee (Pokémon) Isabelle (Animal Crossing) Inkling … Continue reading Pikachu, Eevee and Rowlet selected as favorite video game characters by Nintendo Dream readers, January 2019

8-player Nintendo GameCube controller adapter created for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

A dedicated Super Smash Bros. fan has managed to create an 8-player Nintendo GameCube controller adapter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo Switch. This fanmade adapter was essentially made by fusing two official adapters together. It is already compatible with Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. To learn more about the creative process behind … Continue reading 8-player Nintendo GameCube controller adapter created for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate hands-on preview of World of Light, newcomers, Incineroar and more

The folks at GameXplain recently got an opportunity to spend some time with various aspects of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, as shown in the embedded video below: We Played Smash Bros. Ultimate for 4 HOURS - Hands-On Preview (World of Light, Newcomers, & More!) We played a ton of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at a … Continue reading Video: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate hands-on preview of World of Light, newcomers, Incineroar and more

Nintendo Creators Program is coming to a close at the end of December

The Nintendo Creators Program is coming to an end at the end of December 2018. Read on below for official details from Nintendo: End of the Nintendo Creators Program & Information about New Guidelines We are ending the Nintendo Creators Program (NCP) to make it easier for content creators to make and monetize videos that … Continue reading Nintendo Creators Program is coming to a close at the end of December

Top 15 public companies by game revenues, Nintendo makes $1.5 billion

The top 15 public companies by game revenues have been revealed for the first half of 2018. As you can see in the chart above, Nintendo makes an appearance with $1.5 billion accumulated in revenue based on Newzoo estimates. A list of the top 15 is as follows: Tencent: $10.2b Sony: $6.1b Apple: $4.4b Microsoft: … Continue reading Top 15 public companies by game revenues, Nintendo makes $1.5 billion

Pikachu, Eevee and Rowlet selected as favorite video game characters by Nintendo Dream readers

Nintendo Dream magazine readers have revealed their favorite Nintendo video game characters, which once again include three iconic Pokémon – Pikachu, Rowlet and Eevee. The full results can be found below: Kirby (Kirby) - 111 Mario (Super Mario) - 90 Link (The Legend of Zelda) - 81 Pikachu (Pokémon) Luigi (Super Mario) Eevee (Pokémon) Inkling (Splatoon) Rowlet (Pokémon) Agent … Continue reading Pikachu, Eevee and Rowlet selected as favorite video game characters by Nintendo Dream readers

Best-selling video games in the U.S. by year from 1995 to 2017, featuring Pokémon Stadium for 2000

The NPD Group analyst Mat Piscatella has revealed the best-selling video games in the U.S. by year from 1995 to 2017. You can check out the full results in the embedded post below, which lists Pokémon Stadium as the best-selling game for 2000 in the U.S. You'll notice that the Call of Duty franchise overtakes … Continue reading Best-selling video games in the U.S. by year from 1995 to 2017, featuring Pokémon Stadium for 2000

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discusses Incineroar inclusion, Piranha Plant, Spirits and more

The folks at Game Informer recently had an opportunity to interview Super Smash Bros. Ultimate creator Masahiro Sakurai about a number of different topics: Game Informer: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate includes substantially more fighters and stages than any other game in the series. Why did you decide to include so much content in this game … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai discusses Incineroar inclusion, Piranha Plant, Spirits and more