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Tag: Nintendo

Nintendo Switch Shown in Menu Leak Video Was Apparently Stolen

Nintendo Switch Shown in Menu Leak Video Was Apparently Stolen
Last week we talked a bit about the video that leaked showing some of the menus and UI of the Nintendo Switch console. That leak was by a dude called “hiphoptherobot,” who said of how he got his hands on the console, “It isn’t like I grabbed it off the back of a truck or anything, I just happened to get lucky because unnamed store decided to ship early for whatever reason.”

What the Nintendo Switch OS Looks Like

What the Nintendo Switch OS Looks Like
It will be another couple of weeks before the Nintendo Switch officially starts shipping, but it looks like at least one lucky gamer already got the console/handheld hybrid in hand. Could be a shipping mistake or a hoax, so take it with a grain of salt.
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Nintendo Switch Online Service Pricing Details Revealed

Nintendo Switch Online Service Pricing Details Revealed
Nintendo’s upcoming console sounds like it may be far from perfect. Even hardcore fans are starting to see its flaws. Beyond concerns about its technical capabilities, it’s biggest flaw may be the online service that will accompany the console.

Nintendo Bandolier Holds Arsenal of Classic Controllers

Nintendo Bandolier Holds Arsenal of Classic Controllers
If Chewbacca were a gamer, this is what he would be wearing throughout the original trilogy. You’ve gotta love this Nintendo controller bandolier created by Etsy shop 1UpForge. It is made up of nonfunctional NES, SNES, N64, Game Cube and Wii controllers.

Super Mario Run Gets Android Release Date, Sorta.

Super Mario Run Gets Android Release Date, Sorta.
If you are one of the many Android gamers who was not happy with Nintendo for putting Super Mario Run out as an iOS exclusive to start, your day is coming. Nintendo has announced that the single-finger platformer will land on Android devices this March.

Super Retro Boy Brings the Game Boy Back with Some Upgrades

Super Retro Boy Brings the Game Boy Back with Some Upgrades
The Game Boy has had it’s time in the sun and then went away. There’s no hint that Nintendo plans to re-launch it either, despite great sales of the NES Classic. At least we have the Super Retro Boy.

Japanese NES Classic Edition Gets Shoved Into an Old Game Boy

Japanese NES Classic Edition Gets Shoved Into an Old Game Boy
After the release of the NES Classic Mini, we are all wondering what console Nintendo plans to miniaturize next. Well, the folks at Kei Studio clearly want a Game Boy Classic Edition, and they don’t want to wait for it. 

Japanese McDonald’s Happy Meals Get Fun Mario Toys

Japanese McDonald’s Happy Meals Get Fun Mario Toys
Back when I was a kid in the ’80s, the McDonald’s Happy Meal was the lunch I always hoped for. They had those cool boxes that you could keep and use for carrying your junk after lunch, and more importantly you got fries, burger, and a drink.

Stop-motion Mario Made with Rubik’s Cubes

Stop-motion Mario Made with Rubik’s Cubes
Two of the most frustrating things that I played growing up were Super Mario Bros. and the Rubik’s Cube. As a kid in the ’80s you were guaranteed to get at least one Rubik’s Cube each Christmas or birthday.

Super Mario Run Sprinting to Android Soon

Super Mario Run Sprinting to Android Soon
While iOS gamers are already playing Super Mario Run (and complaining about the $10 price tag,) Android gamers are sitting there just wanting to play the game. While the game still isn’t available for Android users, you can now pre-register your interest over on Google Play.

Super Nintendo World to Open at Universal Studios Japan Before 2020 Olympics

Super Nintendo World to Open at Universal Studios Japan Before 2020 Olympics
Universal Studios Japan has announced that it will be opening its new Super Nintendo World section of the theme park in time for the 2020 Olympic games, which will be held in Tokyo. The theme park is located in Osaka and will be adding a number of Nintendo-themed attractions and shops that are aimed at people of all ages.

World’s Tiniest Game Boy Is Perfect for Your Key Chain

World’s Tiniest Game Boy Is Perfect for Your Key Chain
What you’re looking at is probably the world’s smallest fully-functional Game Boy Color. It can play all of the games using the tiny direction pad and buttons, with the onboard display and battery. Most of us can’t even play it, because our fingers are too big.

Nintendo to Tour a Real-world Zelda Escape Room Game

Nintendo to Tour a Real-world Zelda Escape Room Game
Nintendo is ready to make your Zelda gaming experience a reality with a Zelda-themed escape room that will go on tour in 2017. It was created in collaboration with escape-room designer SCRAP and is called Defenders of the Triforce.

Super Mario Run iOS Release Date Announced

Super Mario Run iOS Release Date Announced
It’s been a while since we’ve had a new Mario game, so fans are happy that Super Mario Run is on the way. A few months back, Apple and Nintendo revealed that Mario would finally be making his way to iOS devices with the new game.

Get the New Nintendo 3DS for $100 Starting on Black Friday

Get the New Nintendo 3DS for $100 Starting on Black Friday
If you want a Nintendo handheld for $100 or less, you would normally be stuck with the 2DS, but not anymore. Nintendo is releasing special black and white Mushroom Kingdom editions of the New 3DS for $100(USD) starting on Black Friday, which is November 25th.

DIY Tiny Famicom Console: For Your ’80s-Themed Dollhouse

DIY Tiny Famicom Console: For Your ’80s-Themed Dollhouse
While the original Nintendo Entertainment System is pretty iconic here in the states, the Family Computer (aka “Famicom”) was where it was at in Japan back in the early 1980s. This classic gaming system is one that all serious Nintendo fans have in their collection.
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