SNES games may soon be announced for Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo has filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for a new wireless controller of what appears to be modeled after the original SNES controller. This suggests that SNES games will soon be announced for Nintendo Switch Online, joining the current lineup of NES games already accessible by members. Read on below to … Continue reading SNES games may soon be announced for Nintendo Switch Online

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Happy National Video Games Day 2019!

Which Pokémon and/or Nintendo video game is your favorite? There are so many great ones to choose from the Nintendo Entertainment System all the way to Nintendo Switch! Regardless of which console is your platform of choice, happy National Video Games Day to all gaming fans! Source: @Pokemon and Nintendo of America @NintendoAmerica

None of these Nintendo ‘facts’ are real

None of these Nintendo 'facts' are real. The home of Mario, Link and Samus has several myths and legends associated with it, but not all of them are true, as #FakeNintendoFacts shows. Photo via @sackchief Source: Twitter.com

Nintendo confirms plans to expand NES software lineup on Nintendo Switch Online

In a recent shareholder's meeting, Nintendo confirmed plans to expand the NES software lineup offered to Nintendo Switch Online subscribers: About N64 and GameCube software. What will come of your legacy release strategy? Can we expect the expansion of the Switch online service? The GameCube had Kirby’s Air Ride and other famous titles. (Kirby comments … Continue reading Nintendo confirms plans to expand NES software lineup on Nintendo Switch Online

Pokemon Red and Pokemon Blue are trending on Twitter on National Video Game Day

Which Pokémon and/or Nintendo video game is your favorite? There are so many great ones to choose from the Nintendo Entertainment System all the way to Nintendo Switch! Could your favorites be the Game Boy classics Pokemon Red or Pokemon Blue? Both games have been trending on Twitter and are still loved by millions of … Continue reading Pokemon Red and Pokemon Blue are trending on Twitter on National Video Game Day

Happy National Video Game Day! What was your first Pokémon game?

Which Pokémon and/or Nintendo video game is your favorite? There are so many great ones to choose from the Nintendo Entertainment System all the way to Nintendo Switch! Source: @Pokemon

Video: 26th official Game Freak YouTube video features Junichi Masuda and Yoshi’s Cookie

The latest video uploaded to Game Freak’s new YouTube channel consists of special recordings in which a number of Game Freak designers are showcased presenting their amazing skills. You can check it out in the embedded video below, followed by the official description: 【公式】ゲームフリーク30周年企画「マスダの部屋」 第二回【#ゲームフリーク ひみつきち#26】 ゲームフリーク30周年記念企画!増田順一とゲームフリークの30年を振り返ろう!第二回は『ヨッシーのたまご』を取り上げます。 【番組内容】 ゲームフリークの設立30周年にちなんで、ゲームフリークが開発したゲームをプレイしながら30年の歴史を増田順一と振り返る企画です。第二回の今回は、ゲームフリークが手がけたタイトル『ヨッシーのたまご』をプレイしながら振り返ります。 また、並行して開発を実施していた『ポケモン 赤・緑』の話も語られます。 出演予定: ・増田 順一(常務取締役) ・海野 … Continue reading Video: 26th official Game Freak YouTube video features Junichi Masuda and Yoshi’s Cookie

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

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