Heroes vs. Villains event tourney now underway in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo has kicked off the latest in-game event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Read on below for more details: The three-day #SmashBrosUltimate Event Tourney "Heroes VS Villains" starts on 09/08! This time-limited tourney exclusively features heroic and villainous fighters. It's the ultimate clash of good vs. evil! The further you advance, the better the spirit you'll … Continue reading Heroes vs. Villains event tourney now underway in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate characters can be unlocked by simply tapping their amiibo

It looks like you'll be able to unlock Super Smash Bros. Ultimate characters with little to no effort. According to an official Best Buy Canada listing, fighters can be accessed by simply tapping their amiibo. The following description is attached to the Wolf amiibo; similar wording has also been spotted for newcomers Inkling and Ridley: … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate characters can be unlocked by simply tapping their amiibo

Video: Failed Super Smash Bros. auditions featuring Hitmonchan, Waluigi, AiAi and more characters

The folks at Dorkly have put together another video skit depicting an audition session for Super Smash Bros. It features a number of recognizable video game characters, including Waluigi, AiAi from Super Monkey Ball and Pokémon's very own Hitmonchan, which doesn't make the cut for no good reason. You can check out the Dorkly video … Continue reading Video: Failed Super Smash Bros. auditions featuring Hitmonchan, Waluigi, AiAi and more characters

Nintendo applies for 15 game trademarks, including Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo Co., Ltd. has applied for trademarks in Japan for 15 video games listed below. All of them are for their English names except for the Super Smash Bros. trademark, which is for the fighting franchise's iconic symbol. Super Smash Bros. Star Fox F-Zero Pikmin Yoshi’s Island Art Style Flipnote Studio Sin & Punishment The … Continue reading Nintendo applies for 15 game trademarks, including Super Smash Bros.

You can shop by iconic Nintendo characters like Pikachu at the Nintendo UK Store

Nintendo UK Store customers have the convenient option of shopping by character, including Pikachu for Pokémon products, Mario for Super Mario, Link for The Legend of Zelda, Inklings for Splatoon, Fox McCloud for Star Fox and so forth. Clicking on Pikachu will take you to the official Pokémon merchandise page, which currently consists of a … Continue reading You can shop by iconic Nintendo characters like Pikachu at the Nintendo UK Store

New children’s book Plugged In features 90s video game references and Ash Ketchum from Pokémon

A new children’s book called Plugged In revolves around a video games-obsessed boy named Sam, who finds himself in a land that “blurs the line between the real and virtual worlds.” To set things right and get back home, Sam has to “team up with heroes from his video game collection.” This means is that … Continue reading New children’s book Plugged In features 90s video game references and Ash Ketchum from Pokémon

Fanart: Nintendo + Rabbids Kingdom Battle featuring Pikachu, Link, Samus, Kirby and more iconic characters

More pictures of this unofficial mashup can be found in the embedded gallery below: Artist: Brian Bear

NBA player Kyle Kuzma wants Super Smash Bros. and Star Fox 64 on Nintendo Switch

Super Smash Bros. and Star Fox 64 are among the popular Nintendo games that Kyle Kuzma wants to see on Nintendo Switch. The Los Angeles Lakers NBA player made his requests clear in a series of tweets addressed to Nintendo of America's official Twitter account. Will Nintendo respond favorably to Kuzma's wishes? Only time will … Continue reading NBA player Kyle Kuzma wants Super Smash Bros. and Star Fox 64 on Nintendo Switch

Pokémon Snap appears at number three on the latest Nintendo eShop charts on Wii U

The latest Nintendo eShop charts are up for Wii U and reveal that the recent re-release of Pokemon Snap is once again toward the top, securing the number-three spot. It is surrounded by several other Nintendo titles, including classics in the Mario, Star Fox and The Legend of Zelda series.  Last week’s Wii U eShop charts … Continue reading Pokémon Snap appears at number three on the latest Nintendo eShop charts on Wii U