Nintendo, Mario and Mobile: A Complete 180

Author: Logan Plant
Categories: Mobile

We’ve been hearing the cries from fans, stockholders and journalists for years: “Put Zelda on my iPhone! Where’s my Mario endless runner?” All throughout that time, Nintendo’s response had always been the same: “Nintendo characters don’t leave Nintendo consoles.” The Japanese gaming giant believed that success could be continually harvested…

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Nintendo stock rises in anticipation of Super Mario Run

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, Mobile, News

Super Mario Run isn’t even out yet but investors are already getting excited about the buzz surrounding Mario’s first official adventure on mobile with Super Mario Run. Since unveiling a new trailer on Wednesday evening alongside a gameplay reveal on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Nintendo’s stock has been…

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Super Mario Run items come to Miitomo Drop

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Mobile, News

Two new Miitomo Drop stages have been added based on the upcoming Super Mario Run app for iOS. The first game includes a Toad themed hat and outfit, as well as some snazzy Super Mario Run themed flooring and wallpaper. The second stage includes both Princess Peach and Bowser costumes…

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Hands-On | Super Mario Run

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: Mobile, Videos

Today was the first day Super Mario Run was available as a demo at Apple stores around the U.S. We headed to our local store to test it out on the iPad, and we actually made it through all the available levels. It was great time!

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Starbucks Pokémon GO Frappuccino unveiled

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise, Mobile, News

Earlier today we saw the confirmation of Starbucks becoming an official Pokémon GO sponsor. On top of turning Starbucks locations into PokéStops and Gyms, it was also stated that a new Pokémon GO themed Frappuccino would be available. Now, we have specific details regarding the drink. The Pokémon GO Frappuccino…

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Starbucks has officially become a Pokémon GO sponsor

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Mobile, News

A few days ago, we reported on a leak showing that coffee giant Starbucks would be partnering with Niantic for some exclusive Pokémon GO related content. We can now officially confirm that the rumors are true. Niantic has released a statement detailing the partnership with Starbucks on the official Pokémon…

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