Pokémon Red, Blue, Green and Yellow are the sixth best-selling video game of all time

Pokémon Red, Blue, Green and Yellow are cumulatively the sixth best-selling video game of all time. To see the top 10 best-selling video games of all time by copies sold, check out the image above. Source: IGN Facebook

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Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa: I don’t think all games will move to the cloud right now

During Nintendo’s latest financial results briefing, company president Shuntaro Furukawa talked about the success of Nintendo Switch Online and all things Nintendo Switch: Question: Amid a significantly changing external environment, including cloud gaming and 5G, what are your thoughts on the future of Nintendo's core integrated hardware and software business? Furukawa: I don't think all games will move … Continue reading Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa: I don’t think all games will move to the cloud right now

Nintendo removes official Wii U website, along with Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare games

Nintendo has removed the official Wii U website from Nintendo.com, along with all of its seventh-generation games, which include Wii, WiiWare, DS and DSiWare. The WiiU page was originally located here: https://www.nintendo.com/wiiu/what-is-wiiu/ All 7th Gen games have been removed from the Game Guide (WiiU titles are still listed): https://www.nintendo.com/games/game-guide/ Source: ResetEra.com

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

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