Splatoon 2 Global Testfire special weapons revealed

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

Update: The Official Splatoon Tumblr page has released an English graphic of all the weapons that will be available in today’s Testfire! The upcoming Global Testfire for Splatoon 2 kicks of tomorrow, and the game’s Japanese Twitter account has now revealed which stages and weapons the players can expect to…

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Daily Wiretap (3/22/17)

Categories: 3DS, Mobile, News, Retro, Switch, Videos, Wii U

  Welcome to the Daily Wiretap! Each day the team here at Nintendo Wire works tirelessly to bring you the best, most relevant late-breaking Nintendo news this side of the Mushroom Kingdom. To help make ingesting all these meaty stories easier than Kirby hopped up on Miracle Fruit, we’ve compiled…

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Kid Icarus takes flight on My Nintendo

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Did you miss me? A batch of My Nintendo rewards featuring everyone’s favorite smart-mouthed angel took flight today! Up for grabs are all three episodes of the series’ stunningly animated shorts, as well as every Kid Icarus game in the current trilogy for 30% off a piece. Take your time,…

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Shiny Pokémon have been discovered in Pokémon GO

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Mobile, News

The Pokémon GO Water Festival is underway and lucky trainers started noticing something pretty amazing. Shiny Magikarp have been identified in the game, which can be evolved into a beautiful red Gyarados!   In homage to many players' first shiny (the red Gyrados in the Lake of Rage) Niantic has…

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Nintendo fixing Joy-Con connectivity issues with conductive foam

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

One of the more consistent complaints leveled at the Nintendo Switch hardware regards Joy-Con connectivity problems. In many cases, players have reported the controllers (typically the left Joy-Con) acting up and losing connection, even at relatively close distances. Nintendo released an explanation soon after launch, blaming microwaves, other electronic devices…

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