Polygon explains how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West

The folks at Polygon have put together an informative piece to explain how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West. Read on below for a few excerpts from the riveting article: "In Japan, the Game Boy would be an easy sell. It was as perfect a device for children and the … Continue reading Polygon explains how Nintendo introduced the Game Boy, Tetris and Pokémon to the West

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Fourth Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is called “Classics!” and features Spirits from the NES, Famicom and Famicom Disk System

Nintendo has announced the fourth Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Set to kick off this week, the upcoming in-game event is called “Classics!” and features Spirits from the NES, Famicom and Famicom Disk System. The official announcement from the development team is as follows: Get nostalgic with the Super #SmashBrosUltimate Spirits Event “Classics!” Spirits from … Continue reading Fourth Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is called “Classics!” and features Spirits from the NES, Famicom and Famicom Disk System

New Nintendo giveaway features Nintendo Switch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition bundle

Share your #NintendoMemories for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition bundle! Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the biggest Super Smash Bros. game ever, offering more than 70 fighters, over 100 stages, 800+ music tracks, and countless more nuggets of videogame nostalgia contained in spirits, items, the various game modes … Continue reading New Nintendo giveaway features Nintendo Switch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition bundle

Nintendo Power Podcast: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and more feature for Fall Game Guide 2018

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the main topic of numerous Nintendo Power Podcast episodes. The highly-anticipated fighting game is featured in one of the latest installments, which you can check out in the video below. Other upcoming games are featured as well, including Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee: Fall Game Guide 2018 – Nintendo Power Podcast … Continue reading Nintendo Power Podcast: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and more feature for Fall Game Guide 2018

Three more NES games being added to Nintendo Switch Online on October 10th

Nintendo has confirmed that the next three NES games being added to Nintendo Switch Online will arrive on October 10th. Those three games are: NES Open Tournament Golf Solomon's Key Super Dodgeball These games will be added to the Nintendo Entertainment System, an application that is free to all Nintendo Switch Online Subscribers. Source: https://twitter.com/NintendoEurope/status/1047395883170586626

Nintendo sells more than 700 million hardware units worldwide

According to Nintendo’s latest financial report, the company has managed to achieve a total of 727.65 million units in total hardware sales. A breakdown for what lead up to this impressive milestone is as follows: Nintendo Home Console Sales (all numbers in millions) NES — 61.91 SNES — 49.10 N64 — 32.93 GameCube — 21.74 … Continue reading Nintendo sells more than 700 million hardware units worldwide