The Nintendo Switch is Exciting and Forward-Thinking

Nintendo finally revealed their “NX” console this morning, now officially known as the Nintendo Switch. The Japanese company has certainly had their missteps with hardware in recent memory. Most people agree that Nintendo are great game designers, but lack a solid grasp on what players want from their consoles. There’s no doubt that they areContinue reading “The Nintendo Switch is Exciting and Forward-Thinking”

Nintendo Provides a First Look At The New Nintendo Switch

Earlier today, Nintendo of America provided its fans with a glimpse of its new Nintendo Switch console. After sending a tweet out late yesterday evening, the company formally unveiled its mysterious console in the early hours of Thursday morning. Be among the first to discover #NX. Watch the Preview Trailer at 7am PT/10am ET! pic.twitter.com/R2QTzjyLUo —Continue reading “Nintendo Provides a First Look At The New Nintendo Switch”

Pokémon CEO Implies Nintendo NX Will Be Console And Hand-Held Hybrid

The Pokémon CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara has added further fuel to the fires of rumour. He has implied that the Nintendo NX will be a fusion between a console and a hand-held device. It’s certainly a bold move for Nintendo, but bold moves are what’s likely to turn their fortunes around after a less than stellar sales performanceContinue reading “Pokémon CEO Implies Nintendo NX Will Be Console And Hand-Held Hybrid”

Dragon Quest XI Confirmed for Nintendo NX

Despite the fact that we still have no confirmed information on the NX itself, Nintendo continues to announce titles that will launch on their upcoming console. Next up: Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time. In the latest issue of Nintendo Dream, Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii, Pokémon series producer Junichi Masuda, and SuperContinue reading “Dragon Quest XI Confirmed for Nintendo NX”

New Splatoon Amiibos Coming this Summer

Nintendo recently announced their new lineup of gaming toys and collectibles. Due to the popularity of the ink-filled shooter, Splatoon, they’ve decided to create amiibos of two well known characters in-game. The new Splatoon amiibos include the broadcasters known as Callie and Marie along with different versions of the older Splatoon amiibos. Now like every amiibo,Continue reading “New Splatoon Amiibos Coming this Summer”

Koei Tecmo is Supposedly Currently Developing for the Nintendo NX

Koei Tecmo is allegedly currently developing a game/games for the Nintendo NX, according to sources. Koei Tecmo previously released Hyrule Warriors for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, and Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water for the Wii U. KOEI TECMO confirm that they are starting development on Nintendo's new console codenamed "NX". No project announcedContinue reading “Koei Tecmo is Supposedly Currently Developing for the Nintendo NX”

The Nintendo NX Better Be Perfect

What just happened today? Considering the previous drought of official NX information from Nintendo, waking up to this chaotic storm felt like a tsunami’s worth of stuff. Most of the industry is rightfully buzzing about these developments, and people are appropriately still digesting this information. At the forefront of my mind, though, are lingering thoughtsContinue reading “The Nintendo NX Better Be Perfect”

Zelda to be Nintendo’s only Playable Game at E3 2016

Nintendo has made an official announcement that The Legend of Zelda will be its only playable game this year at E3 2016. From their official press release: “Nintendo changes its approach to the show every year. This June, Nintendo will focus its attentions on the upcoming game in The Legend of Zelda series. The WiiContinue reading “Zelda to be Nintendo’s only Playable Game at E3 2016”

Nintendo of Europe Releases New Piece of Artwork for Zelda

Nintendo of Europe took to Twitter this morning, posting the first piece of artwork we have ever seen from Zelda Wii U (or is it NX now?). The shot is in an almost iconic pose that we have all seen from the teaser trailer that was present at E3 2014, but, it is very excitingContinue reading “Nintendo of Europe Releases New Piece of Artwork for Zelda”

The Nintendo NX will Not be at E3

Takashi Mochizuki, of the Wall Street Journal, reports that the NX, Nintendo’s upcoming console, the NX, will be absent at E3 this year. Instead, Nintendo plans on focusing on Zelda, which celebrates its 30th anniversary. 1. No NX at E3. Will focus on new Zelda — Takashi Mochizuki (@mochi_wsj) April 27, 2016 The NX has toContinue reading “The Nintendo NX will Not be at E3”

The Legend of Zelda is Delayed for 2017, Being Released for Wii U and NX

The Legend of Zelda has been delayed once again, which may be a smart move on Nintendo’s part. It will now most likely launch in 2017, and will probably be a launch title for the Nintendo NX. The Wii U version will come out as well. Given that the NX comes out in March 2017,Continue reading “The Legend of Zelda is Delayed for 2017, Being Released for Wii U and NX”

The Nintendo NX is Launching March 2017

Nintendo announced in their latest financial report that the Nintendo NX will be released worldwide in 2017. This ends the rampant speculation that the NX will actually be released this holiday season. In the report, it states: “For our dedicated video game platform business, Nintendo is currently developing a gaming platform codenamed ‘NX’ with aContinue reading “The Nintendo NX is Launching March 2017”