Nintendo

Nintendo Co. is a Japanese consumer electronics and video game company founded in 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi. The company is based in Kyoto, Japan. The company originally produced handmade hanafuda playing cards. By 1963, the company was involved in several niche businesses such as cab services and love hotels. Nintendo moved into producing toys in the 1960s and became a video game company in the 1970s.

Nintendo is both a video game publisher and developer, however the company is also known for producing game consoles like the Famicom, N64, Wii, and, most recently, the Switch. The company is known for it's best-selling game franchises like MarioThe Legend of Zelda, and Pokémon.


Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Getting A Makeup Line

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Getting A Makeup Line

Have you ever wanted to have a makeup line that looked like it came from Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Well, one is on the way! Whether you like the game or not, one of the things that's kind of hard to deny is that Nintendo went all out to develop a color scheme for the […]

Pokémon Fire Red Sealed 9.4-Grade Copy On Auction At Heritage

Pokémon Fire Red Sealed 9.4-Grade Copy On Auction At Heritage

Heritage Auctions, a renowned auction house in Dallas, Texas that deals in comics, cards, collectibles, and games, has put a rare, sealed 9.4-grade "Player's Choice" edition of Pokémon Fire Red Version up on the auction block. The companion game to Pokémon Leaf Green Version, another game being auctioned until tomorrow, this game will be able to […]

Pokémon Leaf Green Grade-9.6 Wata A+ Up For Auction At Heritage

Pokémon Leaf Green Grade-9.6 Wata A+ Up For Auction At Heritage

It can be said that many iconic, well-respected games of our past get remakes. When thinking about the Pokémon franchise, this could not be more true, as many different original games in the main series have received remakes. This has been true of the first three generations of the main series Pokémon games, and it is […]

Pokémon TCG Test Print Blastoise Auctions For A Whopping $360k

Pokémon TCG Test Print Blastoise Auctions For A Whopping $360k

According to the collectible grading website CGC Trading Cards, a one-of-a-kind test print copy of the Pokémon Trading Card Game's Base Set has set a major milestone for the TCG community and sold for $360,000, the highest amount that any English-language Pokémon TCG card has ever sold for. This amount does not officially break any […]

Pokémon Red Wata A+ 9.2-Graded Game Up For Auction At Heritage Now

Pokémon Red Wata A+ 9.2-Graded Game Up For Auction At Heritage Now

The Pokémon franchise has been around for just about 25 years now. From the first few games' appearances in Japan to such contemporaries as Pokémon GO and mainline games Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, this franchise has seen its popularity grow with each game to release. But let's disregard the newer games for a moment, and […]

Pokémon Gold Wata A+ 9.2-Graded Copy On The Auction Block Now

Pokémon Gold Wata A+ 9.2-Graded Copy On The Auction Block Now

Heritage Auctions, an auction house in Dallas, Texas that deals heavily in comics, cards, video games, and other collectibles, has put a sealed, grade-9.2, Wata A+ copy of Pokémon Gold Version on the auction block! This auction will last until tomorrow, January 15th, at 12:20 Eastern Time, or 11:20 Central Time. It's being auctioned right now […]

Nintendo Officially Reveals The First New Pokémon Snap Trailer

Nintendo Officially Reveals The First New Pokémon Snap Trailer

Nintendo dropped a brand new trailer this morning with a ton of info about New Pokémon Snap, coming to Nintendo Switch. As you might suspect from the title, you're going to become a shutterbug in the Lental region as Professor Mirror and his assistant Rita on an ecological survey to photograph all different types of […]

Pokémon Collaborates With Katy Perry For 25th Anniversary

Pokémon Collaborates With Katy Perry For 25th Anniversary

2021 marks the 25th anniversary of the world's most popular media franchise: Pokémon. The Pokémon Company International will celebrate a quarter-century of bringing joy to fans of all ages this year with a brand new movie, special sets of the TCG, and… Katy Perry music? Here are the full details. The Pokémon Company International has paired […]

Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury Gets A New Trailer

Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury Gets A New Trailer

After teasing it yesterday, Nintendo released a new trailer this morning for Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury. The new version of the classic game will be coming out on February 12th, bringing with it some interesting improvements and some new content. But that's not all as Nintendo also revealed a special Super Mario […]

Pokémon Blue Wata A+ 8.5-Graded Copy Up For Auction At Heritage

Pokémon Blue Wata A+ 8.5-Graded Copy Up For Auction At Heritage

Heritage Auctions, an auction house located in Dallas, Texas, and specializing in collectibles, comics, and trading cards, has been on an absolute roll regarding the auctioning off of some really valuable Pokémon merchandise, cards, and games as of late. They've sold some pretty fantastic cards from the trading card game, including a few booster boxes […]

It Looks Like A New Mario Party Game Is In The Works

It Looks Like A New Mario Party Game Is In The Works

According to some new social media postings, it looks like Nintendo has a brand new Mario Party game on the way. The series has been a staple of all the consoles since the N64, as the company experimented with multiplayer games now that they had something for up to four players. Over the years the […]

Pure Pokémon Nostalgia As Sealed Blue Version Hits Auction

Pure Pokémon Nostalgia As Sealed Blue Version Hits Auction

Immortalize your childhood Pokémon nostalgia today by bidding for this graded, cased copy of the original game, Pokémon Blue. Along with the Red Version and, in Japan, the Green Version, this was the first-ever game that introduced the world of Pokémon to the world. What would follow was something that many thought to be a fad that […]

Super Nintendo World Now Has An Interactive Map

Super Nintendo World Now Has An Interactive Map

Leading up to the grand opening of Super Nintendo World, Universal Studios Japan has released an interactive map for the theme park. So for those of us who don't live in Japan and currently have a passport that, frankly speaking, is the most worthless document in the world while COVID-19 is still a major problem, […]

You Can Play The Original Pokémon Red On A Twitter Account

You Can Play The Original Pokémon Red On A Twitter Account

There's a Twitter account that's been gaining popularity this week as it allows you to play the original Pokémon Red frame by frame. Many of you may be familiar with the Twitch channel Twitch Plays Pokémon, in which the channel owner allows you and whoever else drops into their chat to play the game by […]

Pokémon TCG Sealed 1st Edition Jungle Booster Box Up For Auction

Pokémon TCG Sealed 1st Edition Jungle Booster Box Up For Auction

The Pokémon franchise has repeatedly shown that it can get better with age. This is especially true when talking about the older aspects of the franchise, especially with regard to the Pokémon Trading Card Game. That's why it's really great to see sealed booster boxes from the good old days of 1999 out in the wild, so […]

Pokémon TCG 8.5-Graded Galaxy Star Blastoise Card On Auction

Pokémon TCG 8.5-Graded "Galaxy Star" Blastoise Card On Auction

Every tabletop game needs a test print in order to receive final print approval by the company producing it. Card games are no exception. It can be argued that games like Magic: The Gathering or the Pokémon Trading Card Game needs this sort of thing more than something like a board game or wargame due […]

The First Tetris 99 Maximus Cup Of 2021 Focuses On Kirby Fighters 2

The First Tetris 99 Maximus Cup Of 2021 Focuses On Kirby Fighters 2

Nintendo's first Tetris 99 Maximums Cup of the new year will be focused around the cuddly fighting title Kirby Fighters 2. As you might suspect from previous Maximus Cups, you'll be putting your personal skills to the test as you'll be playing for your personal best. You'll head into matches to do the usual competition […]

Toshihiro Nagoshi Would Be Interested To Work On F-Zero Again

Toshihiro Nagoshi Would Be Interested To Work On F-Zero Again

It's been a hot minute since we've seen a proper F-Zero game released by Nintendo, something that a lot of fans would like on the Switch. The last games we saw for the series were back in 2003 and 2004, with the most popular of the bunch being F-Zero GX for the GameCube. In the […]

Did Amazon Really Leak Metroid Prime 4s Release Date

Did Amazon Really Leak Metroid Prime 4's Release Date?

Oh, Amazon. You just love to leak out video game information, huh? The latest one being a possible release date for Metroid Prime 4. It's been a long minute since we heard anything development-wise about the game, as it continues to sit in development hell. There are even odds-makers at this point who are betting […]

Pokémon Sword &#038 Shield Will Get A Special Pikachu After ISS Event

Pokémon Sword & Shield Will Get A Special Pikachu After ISS Event

Nintendo and The Pokémon Company will be giving Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield a special Pikachu in January. In case you didn't see it, the company teased an event that would be taking place aboard the Japanese Kibo Space Module at the International Space Station to kick off the first Lunar Sunrise of 2021. If […]