Wii is now the fourth best-selling home console of all time after PS2, PS4 and PS1

The Wii is now the fourth best-selling home console of all time after most of Sony's PlayStation systems. Top 5 of best-selling home consoles of all time are as follows: PS2 : > 155 million PS4 : 102.8 million PS1 : 102.49 million Wii : 101.63 million PS3 : 87.4 million Source: ResetEra.com

Nintendo will no longer service the Wii as of March 31 in Japan

In 2019, Nintendo removed the official Wii U website from Nintendo.com, along with all of its seventh-generation games, which include Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare. Nintendo today announced that it's officially ending repair service for the original Wii console in Japan. "After March 31, Nintendo will no longer be accepting first-gen Wiis, model number RVL-001, … Continue reading Nintendo will no longer service the Wii as of March 31 in Japan

Rumor: Nintendo has at least two unannounced Wii U ports coming to Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch console is continuing to perform significantly better than its predecessor, the Wii U. According to famed Nintendo blogger Emily Rogers, Nintendo has at least two more unannounced Wii U ports in development for Switch. Read on below to see Rogers' comments posted to a ResetEra forum: "My only concern about 2020 is … Continue reading Rumor: Nintendo has at least two unannounced Wii U ports coming to Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch named the most fragile product of 2019 in France

Earlier this year, Nintendo acknowledged the numerous claims that reported drifting behaviors of Joy-Con controllers for Nintendo Switch with the following statement: "At Nintendo, we take great pride in creating quality products and we are continuously making improvements to them. We are aware of recent reports that some Joy-Con controllers are not responding correctly. We … Continue reading Nintendo Switch named the most fragile product of 2019 in France

Pokémon Sword and Shield nominated for Game of the Year 2019 by IGN

Pokémon Sword and Shield have been nominated for Game of the Year 2019 by IGN. Read on below to see all the nominees: Resident Evil 2 Remake Slay the Spire Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Outer Wilds Fire Emblem Three Houses Disco Elysium Control Pokemon Sword/Shield The Outer Worlds The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Remake … Continue reading Pokémon Sword and Shield nominated for Game of the Year 2019 by IGN

Fortnite, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are the best-selling games of November on Nintendo Switch eShop in North America

Nintendo has revealed that Fortnite, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are the best-selling games of November on Nintendo Switch eShop in North America. Read on below for the top 30: Fortnite Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Pokémon Sword Pokémon Shield Luigi's Mansion 3 Minecraft The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild … Continue reading Fortnite, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are the best-selling games of November on Nintendo Switch eShop in North America

NPD: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Pokkén Tournament DX are the best-selling games on Nintendo Switch in the US

The NPD Group has revealed that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Pokkén Tournament DX are currently the best-selling games on Nintendo Switch in the U.S. A complete list of the top five is as follows: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Pokkén Tournament DX ARMS Mortal Kombat 11 Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Source: ResetEra.com

Video: Digital Foundry explains why Pokémon Sword and Shield “doesn’t quite deliver”

The wait is officially over for Pokémon Sword and Shield! The latest duo of Pokémon games are now available for purchase around the world for Nintendo Switch. Pokémon Sword and Shield allow you to choose from three new partner Pokémon and encounter never-before-seen Pokémon. Explore the Wild Area, a vast expanse of land where the … Continue reading Video: Digital Foundry explains why Pokémon Sword and Shield “doesn’t quite deliver”

Video: Digital Foundry completes thorough tech breakdown of Pokémon Sword and Shield

The wait is officially over for Pokémon Sword and Shield! The latest duo of Pokémon games are now available for purchase around the world for Nintendo Switch. Pokémon Sword and Shield allow you to choose from three new partner Pokémon and encounter never-before-seen Pokémon. Explore the Wild Area, a vast expanse of land where the … Continue reading Video: Digital Foundry completes thorough tech breakdown of Pokémon Sword and Shield

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is now the best-selling game in the Super Smash Bros. series

According to new data directly from Nintendo, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has officially become the best-selling game in the Super Smash Bros. series. Read on below for more specifics: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate = 15.71 million Super Smash Bros. 4 (Wii U & Nintendo 3DS) = 14.91 million Super Smash Bros. Brawl = 13.27 million … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is now the best-selling game in the Super Smash Bros. series