Twilight Princess: A tale of two tones

Author: Bobby Soto
Categories: Features, Retro

The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess is a game that holds a very special place in my heart, as it was my first adventure through the land of Hyrule. The game was released in November of 2006, which means it’s been a little over 10 years since most made the…

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eShop Update: Week of 2/2/17 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, Mobile, Retro, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: Blue haired falchion wielding warriors join the fight for mobile supremacy, Yoshi adopts a pupper pal, and Konami reminds us it once made video games. It’s another slow week in the sales department. A slew of Toki Tori games are still significantly discounted through…

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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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eShop Update: Week of 12/8/16 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, Retro, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: Harvey and friends make a trip to camp New Leaf, Firebrand takes a break from harassing naked knights, and Samus’ most controversial adventure gets an-Other shot in the limelight. It’s a dismal day in the sales department, though that’s to be expected after the…

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Let’s celebrate the Wii on its 10th anniversary

Author: Bobby Soto
Categories: Retro

Wow. Ten years already, huh? Time sure does fly when you’re having fun. It seems like it was only yesterday I was first waggling a Wiimote furiously to hit a tennis ball. Anyway, let’s take a look back at the Wii and what made it a game changer! Before the…

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Capcom wants Monster Hunter to be more successful in the west

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News

Like most every other company around the world Capcom recently held its second quarter investors briefing. While a big chunk of the presentation is available in English, today saw a further batch of information uploaded to the Japanese site. Chairman of the Board Kenzo Tsujimoto was asked multiple questions about…

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Run-down of Nintendo’s October 2016 Earnings Release

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

Earlier today Nintendo distributed its six-month earnings release for the period spanning April through September. While it is not the avalanche of news some were expecting, there are some sections worth noting. We’ll run down the essentials. The topic on everyone’s mind is likely the recently announced Nintendo Switch, which…

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eShop Update: Week of 10/20/16 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, Retro, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: Space robots ransack the galaxy, pirates pillage the Game Boy, and Link gets spirited away on the Virtual Console. There’s unfortunately nothing notable in the sales department this week, but at least the veil has finally been lifted on Nintendo’s latest console: the Switch!…

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