Nintendo teams up with NBA All-Star players Bogdan Bogdanovic, Buddy Hield and Khris Middleton to promote Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Nintendo Switch

Nintendo of America has teamed up with the 2019 NBA All-Star to promote Nintendo Switch. Three NBA players - Bogdan Bogdanovic, Buddy Hield and Khris Middleton - participated in the Nintendo Switch Showcase on February 16. As part of the showcase, the trio played Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and streamed it live on Twitch. You … Continue reading Nintendo teams up with NBA All-Star players Bogdan Bogdanovic, Buddy Hield and Khris Middleton to promote Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Nintendo Switch

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Second Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019 Online Qualifier now underway

Nintendo is hosting a series of online qualifying events for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019. These open qualifiers lead up to a final event at the PAX East video game conference in Boston on March 30. The schedule for the online qualifying events for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America … Continue reading Second Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019 Online Qualifier now underway

Video: New Nintendo Power Podcast episode features the first Nintendo Direct of 2019, Super Mario Maker 2, Animal Crossing 2019 and more big games releasing in 2019

In a new Nintendo Power Podcast, the hosts discuss the first Nintendo Direct of 2019, Super Mario Maker 2, Animal Crossing 2019 and more big games releasing in 2019. You can check out the latest episode in the embedded video below: Super Mario Maker 2 & More Big Games for 2019 | Nintendo Power Podcast … Continue reading Video: New Nintendo Power Podcast episode features the first Nintendo Direct of 2019, Super Mario Maker 2, Animal Crossing 2019 and more big games releasing in 2019

Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019 Online Qualifier takes place this Saturday, February 16

Nintendo is hosting a series of online qualifying events for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019. These open qualifiers lead up to a final event at the PAX East video game conference in Boston on March 30. The schedule for the online qualifying events for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America … Continue reading Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019 Online Qualifier takes place this Saturday, February 16

10th Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is called “Power, Wisdom and Courage” featuring The Legend of Zelda

Nintendo has announced the 10th Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The latest in-game event is called "Power, Wisdom and Courage," themed after The Legend of Zelda franchise. The official announcement from the development team is as follows: This week’s Super #SmashBrosUltimate Spirits Event is themed after The Legend of #Zelda! Awaken the Wind … Continue reading 10th Spirit Board event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is called “Power, Wisdom and Courage” featuring The Legend of Zelda

Video: Rewatch the entire Nintendo Direct from February 13, 2019

In a new Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo announced that Super Mario Maker 2, a sequel to the groundbreaking original game, and a stylish re-imagining of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening are both launching this year for the Nintendo Switch™ system. The video also revealed ASTRAL CHAIN, a new action game from PlatinumGames exclusive … Continue reading Video: Rewatch the entire Nintendo Direct from February 13, 2019

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate wins Fighting Game of the Year at the 2019 DICE Awards

The winners for the 22nd Annual D.I.C.E Awards have been announced. The only Pokémon-related game that received a nomination is Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in the Fighting Game of the Year category, and it has managed to come out on top: Fighting Game of the Year: Super Smash Bros Ultimate (Nintendo) To see all the … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate wins Fighting Game of the Year at the 2019 DICE Awards

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee reappear atop the Media Create sales charts in Japan for the week ending February 10

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has reappeared atop the latest Media Create sales charts in Japan. Meanwhile, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee also reappeared with an additional significant amount of units sold. Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have failed to reappear in the top 20 for the second time since the games’ debut. The latest Japanese sales charts are as follows: Software … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee reappear atop the Media Create sales charts in Japan for the week ending February 10

Video: Watch the Nintendo Switch My Way commercial for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo has unveiled a new Nintendo Switch My Way trailer for Super Mario Odyssey and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, both of which are available now as Nintendo Switch-exclusive games. You can check out the official commercial in the embedded video below: Nintendo Switch My Way – Super Mario Odyssey & Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Play … Continue reading Video: Watch the Nintendo Switch My Way commercial for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Super Mario Odyssey

Official box art of the standalone Super Smash Bros. Ultimate amiibo for Pokémon Trainer

Later this year, Nintendo will be releasing separate amiibo for Pokémon Trainer, Squirtle and Ivysaur – each of which will be compatible with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. You may have noticed that Charizard is missing from the bunch, but that’s because its amiibo was already released for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS due to Charizard being a standalone fighter … Continue reading Official box art of the standalone Super Smash Bros. Ultimate amiibo for Pokémon Trainer