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

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

Happy National Video Games Day 2018!

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 and Nintendo of America @NintendoAmerica