Video: Joker from Persona 5 is the first DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Joker from Persona 5 Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a Playable DLC Fighter. Nintendo Made Big Announcements and Celebrated the Launch of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate During This Year’s The Game Awards Broadcast. In a video that aired during The Game Awards, Nintendo revealed that Joker from the critically acclaimed Persona 5 game will … Continue reading Video: Joker from Persona 5 is the first DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Nintendo hopes to keep 3DS alive for at least four more years

The following excerpts come from a recent conversation between Kotaku Editor-in-Chief Stephen Totilo and Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime: He’s telling me that the 3DS/2DS is great “for the entry consumer, the parent with a five, six, seven year old. You’re not quite there yet. Soon you’ll be buying a 2DS or 2DS XL…” “You’ll still be … Continue reading Nintendo hopes to keep 3DS alive for at least four more years

Nintendo confirms N64 Classic is “not in our planning horizon”

The folks at Kotaku recently caught up with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime to discuss the possibility of a Nintendo 64 Classic: Nintendo’s holiday line-up does not include a new retro console, a surprise for fans and media who expected the 2016 NES Classic and 2017 SNES Classic retro consoles to be followed by … Continue reading Nintendo confirms N64 Classic is “not in our planning horizon”

Nintendo discusses post-release DLC character lineup for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime was recently interviewed by Kotaku editor Stephen Totilo about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Read on below for a few excerpts from the interview: Nintendo has understandably promoted the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a multiplayer-centric game, but the recent Nintendo Direct video presentation for it culminated with a … Continue reading Nintendo discusses post-release DLC character lineup for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate pre-sale trends are the best ever seen on Nintendo Switch

According to Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé, pre-sale trends for Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let's Go Eevee and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are the best ever seen to date on Nintendo Switch. “The pre-sale trends for both of these titles are tracking to the best we’ve ever seen on Nintendo Switch," explains Fils-Aimé. The … Continue reading Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate pre-sale trends are the best ever seen on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo confirms it will be at E3 2019

E3 2019 is set to take place from June 11 to June 13, 2019, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. Nintendo has confirmed that it will have a presence at next year's major expo. “E3 is an outstanding opportunity for us to share new games and experiences with fans and business … Continue reading Nintendo confirms it will be at E3 2019

Nintendo teases “brand-new surprises” for 2019 other than Pokémon, Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem: Three Houses

The following excerpts come from a recent interview between The Verge and Nintendo of America president Reggie-Fils Aime: Nintendo has a pair of aces up its sleeve: Pokémon: Let’s Go and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, both of which are hitting the Switch in a one-two holiday punch on November 16th and December 7th, respectively. And … Continue reading Nintendo teases “brand-new surprises” for 2019 other than Pokémon, Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem: Three Houses

Nintendo discusses Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, tweaked characters post-launch for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

The following excerpts come from a recent interview between Kotaku Editor-in-Chief Stephen Totilo and Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime: Fils-Aime gives me such a strong pitch he could be nominated for the Cy Young. Switch is doing great. People are hyped for the new Pokémon and Smash. Super Mario Party is “doing quite well” … Continue reading Nintendo discusses Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, tweaked characters post-launch for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

Video: Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Super Smash Bros. Ultimate edition reveal, packaging and holiday 2018 bundles

Starting in September, Nintendo is launching a series of bundles, controllers and “starter pack” versions of games for Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. These items, which range from a Special Edition of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to a New Nintendo 2DS XL bundle in a chic new color, are great for … Continue reading Video: Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Super Smash Bros. Ultimate edition reveal, packaging and holiday 2018 bundles

Nintendo confirms Virtual Console is being replaced by Nintendo Switch Online

Earlier this year, Nintendo confirmed that Virtual Console would not come to the Nintendo Switch. Instead, the publisher is focusing on Nintendo Switch Online, which is slated to launch in September 2018 with a lineup of original NES games, with some featuring online enhancements, as part of the subscription price. Speaking to IGN at E3 … Continue reading Nintendo confirms Virtual Console is being replaced by Nintendo Switch Online