Nintendo Wire | Nintendo Switch, amiibo, 3DS, Mobile News

World of Demons, a yokai themed hack-and-slash from PlatinumGames and DeNA, announced for mobile

Categories: Mobile, News

Do you like Ōkami? Trick question — everybody loves Ōkami, including developer PlatinumGames (made up of former Clover Studio devs, which made the mythological classic). And they’ve brought back that title’s traditional Japanese ink and music aesthetic, paired it with the iconic Platinum fluidity of combat, and partnered with DeNA…

Read More

Nintendo patents new touchscreen technology

Categories: News

  Looking at new patents is a way to occasionally get a glimpse of what a company has in store for future endeavors, and just this week the Big N filed a new patent related to touch screen technology. The patent states the following: “This game system is provided with…

Read More

TowerFall still in development for Switch

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

TowerFall’s creator, Matt Thorson of Matt Makes Games, is no stranger to the Switch. His other other title, adventurer-platformer Celeste, was a huge success on Nintendo’s newest system earlier this year, receiving high praises from fans and game outlets alike — including Matthew Weidner right here at Nintendo Wire. The…

Read More

Review: IDW’s Sonic the Hedgehog issue #03

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise

With the third issue of the month releasing, we’re more than half way into the bombastic beginnings of IDW’s fresh run of Sonic the Hedgehog comics. In the previous installment Sonic helped clear out a village of robots with the help of Amy Rose, setting up a pretty solid relationship….

Read More

Mega Man getting his anniversary concert this July in Tokyo

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News

Considering how popular and rockin’ the music of the Mega Man franchise can be, this latest announcement for the 30th anniversary of the blue bomber shouldn’t come as a surprise. On July 8th at the Nakano ZERO Dai Hall in Tokyo a band will perform hits from the classic games,…

Read More