Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’
7 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 16, 2017 under Channel, Console, Event
Nintendo invited KitGuru to London last week to have a hands-on session with its upcoming Nintendo Switch console and we were more than happy to oblige. While we weren't hugely impressed with the game... more.
14 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 14, 2017 under Console, Event, Highlights 2
Nintendo debuted its Switch console for the second time on 13th January in Japan, giving us details on its price, availability, online services and launch line up. But KitGuru was also invited to tes... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 9, 2017 under Software & Gaming
Modders around the world have discovered a method for installing additional games on their Nintendo Classic Minis, in some cases doubling the size of the pre-installed game libraries. There are a cou... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 21, 2016 under Apps
Super Mario Run might have annoyed a lot of people by restricting the majority of its content behind a paywall, but that doesn't mean it hasn't been popular. In fact it's the fastest growing app ever,... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 16, 2016 under Console
Nintendo's newly released NES Classic Mini has sold close to 200,000 units in the U.S. alone, making it an impressively hot seller in a short period of time. So much so in fact that it has outsold the... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 15, 2016 under Software & Gaming
Wii U owners have been waiting to get their hands on Zelda: Breath of the Wild since early 2013 but unfortunately, repeated delays pushed the game back to 2017 and now the game will also be coming to ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 10, 2016 under Console
Nintendo can be a funny company at times. We have known about Nintendo's plans to release a new home console for quite some time now, which has periodically prompted rumours of the Wii U ceasing produ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 2, 2016 under Software & Gaming
Unity held its annual Unite conference yesterday, where it launched the new 5.5 game engine and a new Timeline feature for the editor. However the big news was some of the partnerships it has made rec... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 17, 2016 under Apps, Mobile
When it comes to mobile gaming, Sony's efforts have been hit and miss. The PS Vita handheld rarely gets any attention these days and as far as smartphone games go, Sony actually shut down its PlayStat... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 9, 2016 under Apps
During Apple's iPhone announcement event on Tuesday evening, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto took the stage to announce Super Mario Run, the first Mario game for smartphones, coming first to iOS this year... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 26, 2016 under Console
Although the Wii u did manage to gain some traction at various points over the past few years, it never garnered the mainstream attention afforded to the PS4 and Xbox One. That's something Nintendo wa... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 15, 2016 under Software & Gaming
The creators of hit Pokémon fan-game, Pokémon Uranium, have pulled the links to the game, making it hard to find. Although not prompted by Nintendo sending a cease and desist, with 1.5 million downl... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 9, 2016 under Console
Nintendo may often be considered a company that looks to the past for its future, but it's understandable when its back catalogue is so strong. One of its more exciting recent announcements is the Nin... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 27, 2016 under Apps
As popular as Pokémon Go has been in the past few weeks since its release, that's not translating to a massive influx of cash for Nintendo. While we know it only takes home a licensing fee and a smal... more.
9 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 26, 2016 under Console
Nintendo's next generation console may blend the future with the past, as a number of rumours are now suggesting that it will support cartridges for games. That tie to the past won't mean you're tied... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 22, 2016 under Apps
It doesn't take a big stretch of the imagination to consider what's financially possible with a game that can have people congregate in certain areas. That's why now that Pokémon Go is finally avail... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 19, 2016 under Apps
Nintendo has had a tough time of things in recent years, struggling with the Wii U and coming very late to the smartphone game. Now that it has arrived though, it's dominating. Pokémon Go is a sensa... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 11, 2016 under Apps
Pokemon Go signalled Nintendo's first big step into mobile gaming and sure enough, the company is already dominating the market. Pokemon Go has only launched officially in a couple of countries so far... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 6, 2016 under Software & Gaming
Update: Some of our readers from around the world have managed to download it. If you're playing Pokémon Go right now, where are you from, and which platform are you playing on? Nintendo has launc... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 16, 2016 under Development
Nintendo's biggest successes in recent years have come from it leaving its comfort zone. Building a new Amiibo business has worked well, likewise branching out into smartphone games. Continuing that e... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 27, 2016 under Console
While the Nintendo Wii may have enjoyed a long life as one of the most popular consoles on the market, the Wii U won't be subjected to the same fate. Nintendo only expects to sell 800,000 units of the... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 27, 2016 under Console
Less than four years on from the release of its Wii U console, Nintendo has announced the official release date of its sequel. The Nintendo NX will not be showing up this year, but not far beyond it, ... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 25, 2016 under Console
Update: It turns out that the pictures that appeared online earlier this month of the rumoured Nintendo NX controller, have been confirmed as fakes by the person behind the posting. They even upload... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 23, 2016 under Console
Last night, a rumour began circulating that Nintendo could be planning to cease production on the Wii U console later this year, presumably in order to mak... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 22, 2016 under Console
Update: Nintendo has released a statement denying these reports. You can find all of that information, HERE. Original Story: It looks like... more.
15 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 18, 2016 under Console, Peripheral
Late last year, we got wind of a couple of patent filings from Nintendo, showing sketches of a new controller, presumably for the upcoming Nintendo NX console. Now, a leaked image appears to show off ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 26, 2016 under Console
Nintendo has had to lower its annual profit forecast for the year, shrinking it by £108 million and it is not the Wii U that is dragging the company down this time but rather, the 3DS which saw lower... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 5, 2016 under General Tech
Back in 2014, a series of patent filings revealed that Nintendo was working on something a little different for a gaming company. Nintendo was planning a 'quality of life' product that would track y... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 2, 2016 under Console
If you have been following VR development over the years, then you may know that back in the 90's Nintendo tried to bring virtual reality to the masses with the Virtual Boy. The console didn't take of... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 25, 2016 under Console, Development
Nintendo is working on a brand new Paper Mario for the Wii U, if unnamed sources via certain Twitter accounts are to be believed. Supposedly five separate sources have confirmed it and the game is cur... more.
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