The Wii Shop Channel closes its doors for good tonight, January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

The Wii Shop Channel is soon closing for good and users are no longer able to add points to the digital store. As of March 26, 2018, it is no longer possible to add points to the Wii Shop Channel using either a credit card or Nintendo Points Card. Any points added before that date can be used to purchase content on the … Continue reading The Wii Shop Channel closes its doors for good tonight, January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

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Pokémon Ranch, Pokémon Rumble, Pokémon Puzzle League, Pokémon Snap and all other WiiWare and Virtual Console games will no longer be available for purchase as of January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

The Wii Shop Channel is soon closing for good and users are no longer able to add points to the digital store. As of March 26, 2018, it is no longer possible to add points to the Wii Shop Channel using either a credit card or Nintendo Points Card. Any points added before that date can be used to purchase content on the … Continue reading Pokémon Ranch, Pokémon Rumble, Pokémon Puzzle League, Pokémon Snap and all other WiiWare and Virtual Console games will no longer be available for purchase as of January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

Pokémon Silver, Gold, Pinball, Crystal, Trading Card Game, Stadium and Super Smash Bros. among the best-selling games of all time on Game Boy Color and Nintendo 64

The NPD Group analyst Mat Piscatella recently unveiled the best-selling games on the consoles of the mid to late 90s in the U.S. To no one's surprise, the top Game Boy Color games include several Pokémon titles, including Pokémon Silver, Pokémon Gold, Pokémon Pinball, Pokémon Crystal and Pokémon Trading Card Game. On Nintendo 64, Pokémon … Continue reading Pokémon Silver, Gold, Pinball, Crystal, Trading Card Game, Stadium and Super Smash Bros. among the best-selling games of all time on Game Boy Color and Nintendo 64

Nintendo confirms N64 Classic is “not in our planning horizon”

The folks at Kotaku recently caught up with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime to discuss the possibility of a Nintendo 64 Classic: Nintendo’s holiday line-up does not include a new retro console, a surprise for fans and media who expected the 2016 NES Classic and 2017 SNES Classic retro consoles to be followed by … Continue reading Nintendo confirms N64 Classic is “not in our planning horizon”

New Nintendo 64 trademark officially approved in Europe

Nintendo Co., Ltd. recently applied for a Nintendo 64 (N64) trademark, which has officially been approved in Europe. This particular trademark pertains to video game program, controller for game machine, joystick for video game machine, TV game machine and more. To view an image of the full application, click here. Fans are speculating that this … Continue reading New Nintendo 64 trademark officially approved in Europe

N64 Classic reportedly leaked with at least 30 games including The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask, Super Mario 64 and Banjo-Kazooie

It looks like Nintendo might officially reveal the rumored Nintendo 64 Classic soon. The unconfirmed retro console is reportedly bundled with at least 30 N64 games, including The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, Puyo Puyo Sun 64 and Banjo-Kazooie. Nintendo has yet to officially announce … Continue reading N64 Classic reportedly leaked with at least 30 games including The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask, Super Mario 64 and Banjo-Kazooie

Fan translates the Pokémon Gold Space World demo from 1997

The official demo version of Pokémon Gold from Space World 1997 recently leaked online, giving fans a look at early Pokémon designs, names of unused Pokémon and much more. This particular build has been translated by an avid Pokémon and Nintendo fan: INTRO “Welcome to the world of Pokémon! As you know, I’m Professor Oak! … Continue reading Fan translates the Pokémon Gold Space World demo from 1997

Nintendo applies for new N64 trademark, may be related to N64 Classic

Nintendo Co., Ltd. recently applied for a Nintendo 64 (N64) trademark in Japan. This particular trademark pertains to video game program, controller for game machine, joystick for video game machine, TV game machine and more. To view an image of the full application, click here. Fans are speculating that this might be related to an … Continue reading Nintendo applies for new N64 trademark, may be related to N64 Classic

Pokémon Gold Space World demo from 1997 leaks online, revealing early Pokémon designs and much more

The official demo version of Pokémon Gold from Space World 1997 has leaked online, giving fans a look at early Pokémon designs, names of unused Pokémon and much more. The following comes from ResetEra member The Shadow Knight: Well, hell reached a brisk 5 degrees this month and cats and dogs finally put aside their … Continue reading Pokémon Gold Space World demo from 1997 leaks online, revealing early Pokémon designs and much more

Nintendo confirms no plans to bring Virtual Console to Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has officially confirmed that it has no current plans to bring the Virtual Console service to Nintendo Switch. “There are currently no plans to bring classic games together under the Virtual Console banner as has been done on other Nintendo systems,” a Nintendo spokesperson told Kotaku. “There are a variety of ways in which … Continue reading Nintendo confirms no plans to bring Virtual Console to Nintendo Switch