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Project M team announces disbandment

Categories: News, Retro

In a statement posted on its official website, the Project M team announced that development will end on its highly popular Super Smash Bros. Brawl modification. “We are ceasing development of Project M (effective immediately) and will be making no further releases as we turn our attention towards an entirely…

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The Xenoblade Chronicles X launch trailer is here!

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Wii U

We’re only a few days away from the North American and European launch of Xenoblade Chronicles X for the Wii U, and Nintendo is driving the hype train full force with the release of a launch trailer! Check it out below, but take caution: This trailer contains story spoilers. You…

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New Badge Arcade arrivals for 12/2

Categories: 3DS, News

Itching to make your Nintendo 3DS home screen a little more… personalized? Look no further than the Nintendo Badge Arcade! With new badges and challenges available daily, you’ll never know what to expect. Check out today’s fresh offerings below! Yoshi’s Woolly World badges are all new today! Three new games…

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More details about Splatournament are revealed

Categories: News, Wii U

During our latest Nintendo Direct, we were told that Nintendo Treehouse was going to be taking part in a Splatoon tournament, now dubbed as Splatournament. Since then, more details surrounding the tournament have been revealed, including how it’s going to work. Splatournament is composed of teams of Treehouse employees battling…

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The N Factor, Part 2: Nintendo's respectful game design

Categories: News, Retro

Discover what makes Nintendo so special in today’s gaming world through Nintendo Inquirer’s N Factor series! “What do you love about Nintendo? The more I ask myself that question, the more complex my answer gets. I decided to use the term “N factor” to describe my feelings, because while it’s…

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Weekly Deal Roundup: 12/1

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Make way for the triumphant return of Nintendo Inquirer’s Weekly Deal Roundup! With Black Friday just behind us and plenty of Cyber Monday deals already well over, some of the better savings are long lost. Never fear, though: there are still a few ongoing deals you can’t afford to miss…

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Nintendo Accounts begin rolling out in Japan

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Just a few weeks ago we finally learned more about the new account system that will act as a replacement for the current Nintendo Network ID’s supported by the Wii U and 3DS. In a stealth release, Nintendo has opened up the registration site for this new service, but only…

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Nintendo NX rumored to start mass production next year

Categories: News

Rumors of Nintendo’s next major home console, codenamed Nintendo NX, have resurfaced again today. According to Digitimes.com, the console will start production at the end of Q1 in 2016. The new console will supposedly be produced by Foxconn, and Nintendo is targeting around 20 million units for shipment in 2016….

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Tons of new Xenoblade Chronicles X information revealed

Categories: News, Wii U

A whole new batch of information on Xenoblade Chronicles X has been revealed through several videos on Nintendo’s official YouTube channel, a new official site, as well as interviews with the Monolith Soft development team. There’s quite a bit of information to cover here, so hold on tight. If you’re…

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A brief history of Xeno

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Retro

Xenoblade Chronicles seems to have become one of Nintendo’s biggest franchises in recent years, with the upcoming X being Nintendo’s biggest holiday 2015 release. It’s a far cry from the days of Operation Rainfall, when fans tried to convince Nintendo of America to release the already translated original game in…

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