Super Mario Maker commercial makes the game shine

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: News, Wii U

A brand new Super Mario Maker commercial was just released by Nintendo this afternoon. If you weren’t excited about the game’s release before, watching this 32 second advertisement might just change your mind! The gorgeous imagery and clever display of showing how gaming can alive for players through the new…

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Amiibo news recap for August 24th

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: Amiibo News, News

Nintendo very unexpectedly released a boatload of news this morning, a lot of which focused on amiibo related content. We’ve pulled together all of the news regarding amiibo from Nintendo’s official press release below. Check it out! Wii U bundle Walmart and Walmart.com will be the exclusive retailers for a…

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Win a Classic 8-Bit Mario amiibo through Twitter!

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: Amiibo News, News

That’s right, folks! Nintendo Inquirer and Amiibo News are hosting yet another amiibo giveaway. This time, enter for a chance to win the new and fantastic Classic 8-Bit Mario. You can do so by simply following @AmiiboNews and retweeting the tweet below. Even better, you get a bonus entry by…

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Sega Classic 3D Gunstar Heroes launches today in the 3DS eShop

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, News

The classic side-scrolling shooter Gunstar Heroes is back and remastered in 3D exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS. Originally released on the Sega Genesis in 1993, Gunstar Heroes is a fast-paced, run and gun adventure that spans seven challenging levels. Battle it out in hand-to-hand combat or choose from over a…

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Flounder Heights map coming to Splatoon tonight

Author: Jason Grier
Categories: News, Wii U

Heads up Splatoon fans, a new map is being added to the rotation tonight! Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. PST, Splatoon players will have the chance to play the new Flounder Heights map that features a large apartment complex right in the middle of the battlefield. Try and get to…

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Before There Was NES: Part 3

Categories: News, Retro

Please note: This article is Part 3 of a miniseries about the days before Nintendo solely focused on video games. Part 1 dives into the very beginnings of the company, back when it produced playing cards. Part 2 covers Nintendo finding its stride in the toy market. By the early…

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