Video Game Review: ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’

Ultimate is a dangerous word. Inviting finality and infinity in one breath, the ultimate version of something must gaze into its own history and emerge at the edge of mortal abyss, promising everything hereunto the future: a culmination and conclusion, simultaneously. It’s usually one of those things that’s a goal more than a possibility. Despite whatever quirks punctuate “Super Smash […]

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Nintendo Is Shuttering Its Controversial YouTube Creators Program

Nintendo is ending its controversial Creators Program in December, it announced on Thursday. This frees up all YouTubers and other creatives to use Nintendo content in their videos — as long as they follow a few guidelines. “We are ending the Nintendo Creators Program (NCP) to make it easier for content creators to make and monetize videos that contain Nintendo […]

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$250 Million in Nintendo Products Sold in U.S. From Black Friday to Cyber Monday

A strong holiday showing from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday in the United States saw a 45 percent increase in sales over the same period last year for Nintendo, with the company selling through more than $250 million in Nintendo products over the period. The Nintendo Switch is now the best-selling Nintendo console in U.S. history for that five-day period, surpassing even […]

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‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Leaks Online Weeks Before Release

Pirated copies of “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” surfaced online about two weeks before its official launch on Dec. 7, according to Motherboard. “As far as [pirated] Switch games go this is the biggest ever,” a WarezNX administrator called JJB said to Motherboard in an online chat. WarezNX is a Switch piracy community that can be found on the popular chat […]

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Pokemon Eevee Tamagotchi Coming to Japan, Just as Adorable as Expected

Bandai confirmed the Eevee Tamagotchi is actually a thing and is coming out in the new year in Japan, as spotted on the Tamagotchi website via NintendoSoup on Tuesday. Earlier this month a leaked promo image roused speculation around the toy’s existence, but now we have confirmation and more details. The Eevee Tamagotchi will come in two color variations “I […]

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Best Nintendo Switch deals for Black Friday as prices begin to plummet

Looking to get your hands on the new Nintendo Switch during Black Friday? The highly coveted games console is likely to be a mainstay product for Black Friday, after its sell-out success since it’s release in March. The Nintendo Switch retails for £279 at the likes of Argos, Tesco, GAME, Amazon and AO, but we’ve found it at some slightly […]

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Nintendo Switch ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe,’ 2DS ‘Super Mario Maker’ Bundle Sales Unveiled

Nintendo kicked up the heat on Black Friday with price drops for a Nintendo Switch bundle and a Nintendo 2DS bundle, Tuesday. The first is a Nintendo Switch system with the “Mario Kart 8 Deluxe” as a full game download for $299.99. Nintendo is also offering a set of two white Joy-Con Wheel accessories at a suggested retail price of […]

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Here’s All The News From Today’s ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Direct

Nintendo held its final “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” Direct on Thursday leading up to the game’s launch on Dec. 7. It dumped a ton of new details in fans’ laps, including new fighter reveals, specifics on online features, the existence of a new mobile app, and more. Here’s everything we learned during the video presentation: ‘Ultimate’s’ Final Pre-Launch Fighters Are […]

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