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

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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

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

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