A history of Nintendo crossovers

Categories: News, Retro

Crossovers. Why do we like them so much? Whether we’re watching the latest superhero team-up blockbuster on screen or laying the smack down on beloved pop culture mascots in whatever new “versus” game Capcom concocts, the crossing over of one property with another is almost always a recipe for instant…

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New weapon heading to Splatoon tonight

Categories: News, Wii U

Splatoon fans, get pumped! A new weapon, the “Luna Blaster,” is headed to the game tonight. According to Splatoon’s official Tumblr account, the Luna Blaster is a short-range, high-fire gun with explosive ink similar to that of other blaster-type weapons. The Luna Blaster is also packing an Inkzooka for its…

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Nintendo's E3 2015 report card

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

E3 has come and gone. Now that the sheen has worn off and the hype has died down, let’s consider, together, how we felt about Nintendo’s showing this year. If you’ve been following Nintendo Inquirer’s coverage of the show, this will be a chance to step back and look at…

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Hi-res photo tour of Nintendo at E3 2015

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: News

The plethora of gaming goodness was no less than amazing at E3 this year. We’re celebrating the event in its entirety by sharing hi-res photos straight from the Nintendo floor at the L.A. Convention Center. Featured below are images showcasing some of the exciting events and displays that especially caught…

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New weapons, maps, modes for Splatoon leaked

Categories: News, Wii U

For those still mourning the unfortunate delay of the North American Splatfest, perhaps this news will be of comfort to you: a ton of content scheduled to make its way to Splatoon has been discovered. The content, which has remained “locked” on the game disc, includes 33 unreleased weapons, two…

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John Numbers wins 2015 Nintendo World Championships

Categories: News

Spirits were high and the hype was uncontainable at the 2015 Nintendo World Championships, during which contestant John Numbers walked home as this year’s winner. With special guest appearances by Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé and Shigeru Miyamoto, the 25th anniversary celebration of the original 1990 Nintendo World Championships…

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Hands-on with Yarn Yoshi amiibo

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Amiibo News, News, Wii U

We were lucky enough to go hands-on with the Yoshi’s Woolly World amiibo at this year’s E3 event. Several things struck me when first laying eyes on the adorable pile of yarn. The Yarn Yoshi amiibo were much smaller than I initially expected. (Perhaps Nintendo only hires people with remarkably…

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Metroid Prime Federation Force announced for 3DS

Categories: 3DS, News

During its E3 Digital Event, Nintendo finally threw Metroid fans a bone with the announcement of Metroid Prime: Federation Force for the 3DS. Making a serious departure from the exploration-heavy solo experiences of past Metroid games, Federation Force is a mission-based co-op shooter where players team up in a group…

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