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.


WB Games & WayForward Announce Bakugan: Champions Of Vestroia

WB Games & WayForward Announce Bakugan: Champions Of Vestroia

During today's Nintendo Treehouse livestream, WB Games and WayForward revealed their new game Bakugan: Champions Of Vestroia. The game is an expansion on the Bakugan IP, which will center around an all-new original story and feature the brawls we know and love from the series. You will befriend powerful Bakugan creatures and customize your teams […]

Nintendo Suddenly Reveals A Treehouse Event Happening July 10th

Nintendo Suddenly Reveals A Treehouse Event Happening July 10th

Leave it to Nintendo to wait until the last possible moment to promote they're holding a live streaming event as one will happen tomorrow. Just to catch you up a little bit, after E3 2020 was canceled due to COVID-19, the assumption was Nintendo would probably just run their annual Direct event the day the […]

Donkey Kong Country Is Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Donkey Kong Country Is Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo revealed three new games on the way to Nintendo Switch Online's NES and SNES libraries, including Donkey Kong Country. When it comes to the retro libraries on the Switch, there's still a lot missing from both that fans have been begging for. One of the biggest omissions from the NSO library when it first […]

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Paper Mario: The Origami King Gets A New Gameplay Trailer

We're less than two weeks away from Nintendo releasing Paper Mario: The Origami King, so the company is now rolling out the trailers. The latest trailer is only 30-seconds long, but it's the most amount of actual gameplay we've seen from the company that wasn't just walking or a cutscene. You can check it out […]

Hamilton Has Been Recreated In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Hamilton Has Been Recreated In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

You knew someone was going to do it eventually. Someone has recreated the musical Hamilton inside Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The Lin-Manuel Miranda musical has barely been on Disney+ for a few days and already there's thousands of small little tributes. Including "Weird Al" Yankovic doing his own version of the musical on his YouTube […]

Opinion: Nintendo Should Support "Smash Bros." Esports, But Won't

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Reveals Full 8.0 Patch Notes

Nintendo released a brand new update this evening for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, as the 8.0 patch changes a lot of things for the roster. Below we have the complete list of changes for all of the fighters, in order of Fighter, Move, and the change that's been made. These were put into the game […]

Super Nintendo World Set to Open This Summer in Universal Studios Japan

Super Nintendo World's Opening Has Been Delayed Indefinitely

We kind of figured this news was coming, but it's official today as Super Nintendo World will not be opening in 2020. In case you weren't already aware, this is going to be a Nintendo-themed park that will be part of Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka that was going to be a part of […]

Someone Made A Horror Film In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Someone Made A Horror Film In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

The latest fan endeavor found within Animal Crossing: New Horizons will bring a whole new meaning to "Would you like to play a game?" People have found a lot of different things to do during this pandemic ever since the game came out, from holding talk shows to hosting reality TV programming to filming their […]

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Getting A Major Update Next Week

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Getting A Major Update Next Week

Nintendo revealed this morning that a new major update would be coming to Animal Crossing: New Horizons next week. On July 3rd, the company will add some new sea-related options that will give you a chance to go beyond the island a little. The first big addition being swimming and diving as you can now […]

Pokémon Café Mix Is Now Available On Nintendo Switch

Pokémon Café Mix Is Now Available On Nintendo Switch

This morning, Pokémon Café Mix officially went live in the Nintendo eShop as a completely free game for the Nintendo Switch. If you haven't check out the game before, this is a puzzler where you own a cafe that is frequented by Pokémon. (Not trainers, Pokémon.) You'll take orders and link icons together in a […]

The Pokémon Company Reveals Pokémon Unite

The Pokémon Company Reveals Pokémon UNITE

During one of their Presents live streams this morning, The Pokémon Company revealed a new Switch game with Pokémon UNITE. The company has partnered with Tencent to create what is essentially a new MOBA-style Pokémon game. Like a lot of games in the genre, you control one creature as part of a five-player team, where […]

Nintendo Confirms The Next Smash Bros. Character Is From ARMS

Nintendo Reveals Min Min As Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighter

After months of wondering who would be added next, we found out Min Min from ARMS is the next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate fighter. After game director Masahiro Sakurai gave us a slight tour from his home and boasted he was the first Nintendo rep to do an announcement from home, we got to see […]

Nintendo Confirms The Next Smash Bros. Character Is From ARMS

Nintendo Confirms The Next Smash Bros. Character Is From ARMS

Well, if you ever needed confirmation as to who is being added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate next, Nintendo did it for you. This morning the company announced that they would in fact be revealing the latest character coming to the name on June 22nd, and confirmed that the character is from the ARMS universe. […]

New Pokémon Presents Reveals Snap, Smile, Cafe Mix, GO, and DLC

The Pokémon Company Presents: Snap, Smile, Cafe Mix, GO, & DLC

An all-new Pokémon Presents from The Pokémon Company went up this morning on YouTube. This bevy of announcements details the introduction of three new games, downloadable content for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, and new content for Pokémon GO. First of all, New Pokémon Snap will be coming to Nintendo Switch in the near future! […]

Nintendo Releases Jump Rope Challenge As A Free Switch Title

Nintendo is looking to get their players more active at home by releasing a free game call Jump Rope Challenge that you can get today. For those of us who are stuck at home still practicing self-quarantine and not rushing out into the world to create another major outbreak, there's not a lot of ways […]

Review: Genki Portable Stand & Bluetooth Adapter For Nintendo Switch

Review: Genki Portable Stand & Bluetooth Adapter For Nintendo Switch

A while ago, we received a couple of products from Genki for the Nintendo Switch that we thought were pretty awesome to review. Initially, we just kind of threw them into a holiday guide with a quick couple of notes, but this time around, we thought it might be best to give them a second […]

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Nintendo Offers A Closer Look At Paper Mario: The Origami King

As we head into the weekend, Nintendo has released a new video giving fans a much closer look into Paper Mario: The Origami King. This new video shows off a lot more of the game as you are given the gist of what the adventure holds in store. Considering the length and how much detail […]

Protect yourself and others with this awesome Mario face mask.

Protect Yourself and Others with Mario Masks

It's more important than ever that we take the time to wear protective equipment when we go out in public. That's why the Japanese company Sanei Boeki has taken the liberty of releasing fun masks that people will want to wear, namely this fun Mario-centric piece that looks just like Mario's nose and mustache. The […]

Minecraft Dungeons Kicks Animal Crossing Down U.S. eShop Best Sellers

Chalk a win up for Mojang as Minecraft Dungeons has pushed Animal Crossing: New Horizons off the #1 spot on the eShop. No one remains on top forever, but if anyone had a shot it was Animal Crossing as the game got a boost from having an anticipating fanbase, a worldwide plague that kept people […]

The Pokémon Company Pledges $100K To The NAACP

The Pokémon Company Pledges $100K To The NAACP

The Pokémon Company has become the latest company to show support to the current unrest happening in America after the death of George Floyd. Today the company posted a quick tweet about the protests happening and have announced they will pledge $100k to Black Lives Matter and another $100k to the NAACP. Here's the statement […]