Nintendo Switch forecast decreased to 17 million, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are top million-sellers

Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa recently revealed Nintendo’s target of selling 20 million Nintendo Switch units by the end of this fiscal year, which ends in March 2019. However, that forecast figure has since been decreased to 17 million. Nintendo Switch shipped 14.49 million from April 2018 to December 2018. As expected, the publisher's top million-seller … Continue reading Nintendo Switch forecast decreased to 17 million, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are top million-sellers

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E3 2019 attendee registration opens February 12

E3 2019 is set to take place from June 11 to June 13, 2019, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. As per usual, Nintendo will have a major presence at this year’s major gaming expo. Nintendo will most likely focus on Game Freak’s first original console Pokémon RPG, which is currently … Continue reading E3 2019 attendee registration opens February 12

Nintendo confirms no current plan of Nintendo Switch successor or price cut

In a recent interview with The Sankei News, Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa has touched on various topics, including the Nintendo Switch console's success toward the end of 2018. He also mentioned how Nintendo is planning to sell 20 million units by the end of the fiscal year. According to Furukawa, Nintendo is trying to focus … Continue reading Nintendo confirms no current plan of Nintendo Switch successor or price cut

Shuntaro Furukawa reveals immediate positive impact Pokémon Let’s Go and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate had on Nintendo Switch

Japanese publication Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun recently interviewed Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa about Nintendo Switch performance. Furukawa revealed that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate sales passed five million globally in its first week of being on sale. He also said the Switch is the home console seeing the fastest software sales so far in Nintendo's history. He … Continue reading Shuntaro Furukawa reveals immediate positive impact Pokémon Let’s Go and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate had on Nintendo Switch

Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara says making Pokémon for Nintendo Switch was “more difficult than what we expected”

In a recent interview with Dime, The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara spoke about the difficulty of making a mainline Pokémon game on console via Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. Developing them turned out to be even "more difficult than what we expected." Here are his comments in full: “The main entries … Continue reading Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara says making Pokémon for Nintendo Switch was “more difficult than what we expected”

Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara explains difficulty of making console Pokémon game via Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

In a recent interview with Dime, The Pokémon Company president Tsunekazu Ishihara spoke about the difficulty of making a mainline Pokémon game on console via Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee: “The main entries in the Pokemon game series have always been on handheld systems – from the Game Boy all the way … Continue reading Pokémon president Tsunekazu Ishihara explains difficulty of making console Pokémon game via Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

Rumor: Next Nintendo Direct will take place on January 10, 2019

Gaming INTEL is saying that it has received exclusive information via an anonymous source, who reportedly claims that there will be a Nintendo Direct on January 10, 2019. “THERE IS A NINTENDO DIRECT PLANNED FOR JANUARY. I’M WORKING TO GATHER MORE INFORMATION ON IT AS OF NOW," says the anonymous source. “I WAS TOLD JANUARY … Continue reading Rumor: Next Nintendo Direct will take place on January 10, 2019

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more now playable at Best Buy for Nintendo Family Funday

Nintendo fans can stop by their local Best Buy and demo some of the latest Nintendo Switch games today, December 15, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at select stores. Read on below for more details: Nintendo Family Funday | Saturday, December 15, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Stop by a participating Best Buy store to try … Continue reading Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more now playable at Best Buy for Nintendo Family Funday

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more playable at Best Buy during Nintendo Family Funday this Saturday, December 15

Nintendo fans can stop by their local Best Buy and demo some of the latest Nintendo Switch games this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at select stores. Read on below for more details: Nintendo Family Funday | Saturday, December 15, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Stop by a participating Best Buy store to try out … Continue reading Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more playable at Best Buy during Nintendo Family Funday this Saturday, December 15

Pokémon Center Holiday Gift Guide features Gym Badges, Gallery Figures, Poké Ball Plus, Ash’s caps, Pokémon TCG collections and more

The Pokémon Company recently updated its official holiday collection for 2018, which features a slew of new items, including the new Pikachu Holiday line, Holiday Extravaganza merch, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, Poké Ball Plus, Pokémon TCG products, Gallery Figures, apparel, collector's items and much more. To view the entire holiday collection at the Pokémon Center, click here. Source: … Continue reading Pokémon Center Holiday Gift Guide features Gym Badges, Gallery Figures, Poké Ball Plus, Ash’s caps, Pokémon TCG collections and more