Mii Weekly | Nintendo’s Best of 2021!

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Features, Switch, Videos

Welcome to this week’s episode of Mii Weekly, a series where we feature headlines, impressions, and an assortment of variety segments all centered around Nintendo! In the final week of 2021 and the final edition of Mii Weekly, we recognize many of Nintendo’s achievements (and a couple shortcomings) for the…

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What was the best amiibo of 2021?

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Amiibo News, Features

Can you believe it? It’s been over seven years since amiibo first launched in North America, and the good folks at Nintendo keep pumping out figures at a steady pace. While 2021 didn’t see as many Smash amiibo as I would have liked, we still got 14 brand-new figures and…

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Nintendo Wire’s 2021 recap

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: Features, Switch

The new year is nearly here, which makes it the perfect time to look back on 2021 and think about which memorable Nintendo moments stood out the most. Let’s take a few minutes and think back through the last 12 months… The world has surely changed in just about every…

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What was the strangest news of 2021?

Categories: Features

Sometimes announcements are straight-up weird. Remember when Nintendo spent a huge part of one E3 on Wii Music? Things this year didn’t get quite up to that level of strange, but there was a large number of curiosities — remember Square Enix announcing Project Triangle Strategy, only to drop the…

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What was the best announcement of 2021?

Categories: Features

Among the many video game companies out there, few captivate their audience’s attention with the mere announcement of an announcement like Nintendo. Directs capture the eyes and hearts of half the internet on days where they happen, with people’s satisfaction or disapproval often hinging on the presence (or lack thereof)…

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What was the biggest surprise of 2021?

Categories: Features

2021 was a year that didn’t quite go the way anybody expected it to, but at least in the world of video games, that platitude is less heavy. Nintendo had a year of inertia, continuing forward momentum without doing anything to cause tidal waves. Not that there weren’t nice surprises…

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Review – Pokémon Shirts by Original Stitch

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Features, Merchandise

Pokémon merchandise has been a constant for the franchise, with apparel fitting into that money-making equation for decades. Walking into almost any nationwide clothing retailer you’ll be able to find Pikachu, and while that availability is welcome and great for kids in particular, they’re not exactly the most fashionable offerings….

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Mii Weekly | Reggie Returns to The Game Awards, Paper Mario on Switch, Final SSBU Fighter Update

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Features, News, Switch, Videos

Welcome to this week’s episode of Mii Weekly, a series where we feature headlines, impressions, and an assortment of variety segments all centered around Nintendo! In this edition we talk about Game Awards news, Paper Mario unfolding on the Nintendo Switch, the final fighter update for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,…

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