Nintendo confirms widespread issues with errors when accessing Nintendo network services

Nintendo has confirmed that fans are encountering errors when trying to access Nintendo network services. Read on below for the official announcement from Nintendo of America: We are aware that players are experiencing errors accessing Nintendo network services and are working to address the issue. Thank you for your understanding and we hope to share … Continue reading Nintendo confirms widespread issues with errors when accessing Nintendo network services

Nintendo repair service centers shut down “until further notice” due to COVID-19

Nintendo has shut down its repair service centers for the time being due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. Read on below to learn more: Important Information About Repair Service Center Closures Applies to:  Nintendo DS Lite, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi XL, Nintendo DSi, Wii mini, Wii, Wii U Basic, Wii U Deluxe, Super NES Classic Edition, NES … Continue reading Nintendo repair service centers shut down “until further notice” due to COVID-19

Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved

If you've been experiencing issues when trying to access the Nintendo eShop, you weren't alone! Nintendo recently confirmed that it was aware of the errors and has since dispatch a fix: Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved. However, some may still experience intermittent errors. We appreciate your continued patience. Source: Nintendo of America … Continue reading Access to the Nintendo eShop has been resolved

Nintendo confirms issues when accessing the Nintendo eShop as of March 17

If you've been experiencing issues when trying to access the Nintendo eShop, you're not alone! Nintendo has confirmed that it is aware of the errors and will dispatch a fix as soon as possible: We are aware that players are experiencing errors accessing Nintendo eShop and are working to address the issue. Thank you for … Continue reading Nintendo confirms issues when accessing the Nintendo eShop as of March 17

Video: Did You Know Gaming explores unreleased Nintendo peripherals for NES, GameCube and Wii

In one of the latest installments of Did You Know Gaming, the host explores unreleased Nintendo peripherals for NES, GameCube and Wii: Today on Game History Secrets we talk about some unused Nintendo peripherals for the NES, GameCube, and Nintendo Wii. Liam Robertson is a video game researcher and archiver. In his spare time, Liam … Continue reading Video: Did You Know Gaming explores unreleased Nintendo peripherals for NES, GameCube and Wii

Nintendo will no longer service the Wii as of March 31 in Japan

In 2019, Nintendo removed the official Wii U website from Nintendo.com, along with all of its seventh-generation games, which include Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare. Nintendo today announced that it's officially ending repair service for the original Wii console in Japan. "After March 31, Nintendo will no longer be accepting first-gen Wiis, model number RVL-001, … Continue reading Nintendo will no longer service the Wii as of March 31 in Japan

Nintendo wins court case that tried to let customers cancel digital pre-orders via Nintendo eShop

In another victory this week, Nintendo has managed to win a court case against Germany and Norway. The gaming giant is now allowed to continue its practice of disallowing cancellation of digital pre-orders made via the Nintendo eShop in both countries. Read on below to learn more: Norway is a part of the European Economic … Continue reading Nintendo wins court case that tried to let customers cancel digital pre-orders via Nintendo eShop

Video: Digital Foundry shows how Super Mario 3D World, Zelda Wind Waker, Twilight Princess and The Wonderful 101 would look great as Wii U ports for Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch console is continuing to perform significantly better than its predecessor, the Wii U. According to famed Nintendo blogger Emily Rogers, Nintendo has at least two more unannounced Wii U ports in development for Switch. Check out the embedded video below to see Digital Foundry's take: More Switch Wii U Ports Incoming? Mario … Continue reading Video: Digital Foundry shows how Super Mario 3D World, Zelda Wind Waker, Twilight Princess and The Wonderful 101 would look great as Wii U ports for Nintendo Switch

Rumor: Nintendo has at least two unannounced Wii U ports coming to Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch console is continuing to perform significantly better than its predecessor, the Wii U. According to famed Nintendo blogger Emily Rogers, Nintendo has at least two more unannounced Wii U ports in development for Switch. Read on below to see Rogers' comments posted to a ResetEra forum: "My only concern about 2020 is … Continue reading Rumor: Nintendo has at least two unannounced Wii U ports coming to Nintendo Switch