Arzest developing Hey! Pikmin

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

Upcoming spin-off Hey! Pikmin looks to be quite the departure from the main series, taking a more action-focused turn and becoming a side-scroller. In some ways it’s a lot like Yoshi’s Island, requiring aimed throws and puzzle solving on top of regular platforming. The similarity makes sense once you learn…

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New images of the upcoming Samus Figma

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Merchandise, News

UPDATE: Pre-orders for the Samus Figma are now open on Play-Asia. You can also place a pre-order directly via Good Smile here. The official Figma blog has been updated this morning with brand new images of the upcoming Metroid Prime 3: Corruption Samus Figma. You can check out the full…

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Daily Wiretap (4/17/17)

Categories: 3DS, Amiibo News, News, Switch, Videos

  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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Finally! The Rock comes back in a Pikachu costume

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: News

Dwayne Johnson has been a busy guy. Having a new entry in the Fast and the Furious franchise released and being one of the stars of Disney’s Moana are two things he can add to his never ending list of awesomeness — and now you can go ahead and add…

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Ira confirmed for a release on the Switch

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: News, Switch

A brand new gaming universe known as Ira has been confirmed for release on the Nintendo Switch by the creator on Twitter today.   Its official! We are now #Nindies and Ira is coming to the #switch! pic.twitter.com/TvKlWLVvZ9 — Ira game (@IraGame) April 17, 2017   Previously announced for other…

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The Binding of Isaac amiibo teased by series creator

Categories: News, Switch

Edmund McMillen — creator of The Binding of Isaac and butcher of tiny meat children — took to Twitter today to gauge interest in the weeping wastrel’s immortalization as one of Nintendo’s highly coveted amiibo figures. As expected, the results of the poll were resoundingly positive, with 70% of people…

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Pokémon Sun & Moon anime series premieres on May 12th

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: 3DS, News

We’ve been getting bits and pieces of information about the brand new Pokémon Sun & Moon anime hitting the Disney XD channel ever since last year, but we hadn’t yet heard anything about when the series would be premiering. Well, Pokéfans, the wait is over! The Pokémon Company has finally…

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