Nintendo Switch ships 32.27 million units in 22 months thanks to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

The Nintendo Switch has managed to ship 32.27 million units of hardware in 22 months of being on the market. This impressive figure was achieved thanks to ultra-popular titles such as Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee and of course Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The following information comes from video games analyst Daniel Ahmad: … Continue reading Nintendo Switch ships 32.27 million units in 22 months thanks to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee

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The Wii Shop Channel closes its doors for good tonight, January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

The Wii Shop Channel is soon closing for good and users are no longer able to add points to the digital store. As of March 26, 2018, it is no longer possible to add points to the Wii Shop Channel using either a credit card or Nintendo Points Card. Any points added before that date can be used to purchase content on the … Continue reading The Wii Shop Channel closes its doors for good tonight, January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

Pokémon Ranch, Pokémon Rumble, Pokémon Puzzle League, Pokémon Snap and all other WiiWare and Virtual Console games will no longer be available for purchase as of January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

The Wii Shop Channel is soon closing for good and users are no longer able to add points to the digital store. As of March 26, 2018, it is no longer possible to add points to the Wii Shop Channel using either a credit card or Nintendo Points Card. Any points added before that date can be used to purchase content on the … Continue reading Pokémon Ranch, Pokémon Rumble, Pokémon Puzzle League, Pokémon Snap and all other WiiWare and Virtual Console games will no longer be available for purchase as of January 30, 2019, at 10 p.m. PST

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the Super Smash Bros. series

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the beloved Super Smash Bros. series! Whether you’ve been playing since the original game on Nintendo 64 or just jumped into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo has sent the below message as a thank you to all players for their support. Which Super Smash Bros. game … Continue reading Today marks the 20th anniversary of the Super Smash Bros. series

Video: Did You Know Gaming explores the Nintendo life of Masahiro Sakurai, from Kirby to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

In one of the latest installments of Did You Know Gaming, the core focus in on the Nintendo development life of Masahiro Sakurai, from the first Kirby game to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. You can check it out in the embedded video below: Masahiro Sakurai: From Kirby to Super Smash Bros Ultimate - Did You … Continue reading Video: Did You Know Gaming explores the Nintendo life of Masahiro Sakurai, from Kirby to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Latest UK Charts reveal Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date

Sales of Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee are continuing to flourish across multiple territories, including in the UK. In addition, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has already become the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date. Read on below to learn more about recent game sales in the UK from the folks at GamesIndustry.biz: Super … Continue reading Latest UK Charts reveal Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fastest-selling Super Smash Bros. game and the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game to date

Nintendo permanently suspends all video streaming services on Wii including Netflix on January 31, 2019

Nintendo is permanently suspending all video streaming services on the Wii console, including Netflix, on January 31, 2019. The official statement from Netflix is as follows: Unfortunately, Nintendo will suspend all video streaming services on Wii—including the Netflix Channel—after January 31, 2019. We hope you’ll soon enjoy an even better Netflix experience with additional features … Continue reading Nintendo permanently suspends all video streaming services on Wii including Netflix on January 31, 2019

First official Wii Remote revealed for Nintendo GameCube

A Japanese auction website recently revealed an ultra-rare version of Nintendo's Wii remote - one that was designed for Nintendo GameCube. The remote controller, which sold at Yahoo Auctions for 74,000 yen (approximately $663 USD), sports a button layout and shape similar to the final design of the iconic Wii Remote. It even includes a … Continue reading First official Wii Remote revealed for Nintendo GameCube

Nintendo shares reminder: Wii Shop Channel closes for good on January 30, 2019

The Wii Shop Channel is closing for good in 2019 and users are no longer able to add points to the digital store. As of March 26, 2018, it is no longer possible to add points to the Wii Shop Channel using either a credit card or Nintendo Points Card. Any points added before that date can be used to purchase content … Continue reading Nintendo shares reminder: Wii Shop Channel closes for good on January 30, 2019

Video: Functioning Wii console built into tiny Altoids tin, dubbed KillMii

Shank, a hardware modder and hardcore Nintendo fan, has managed to cram a fully-functional Wii into a tiny Altoids tin. Dubbed KillMii, the final product is apparently actual Wii hardware as the result of a project that began in April 2017. Despite being portable, the device is said to have a measly 10-minute battery life. … Continue reading Video: Functioning Wii console built into tiny Altoids tin, dubbed KillMii