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AboutJames, Author at Pure Nintendo



Website, Editor-in-chief of Likes long walks through the rain forest of South America. Enjoys picnics and Unicorns. Was also voted the sexiest man in High School.

Posts By James

Japanese Xenoblade Chronicles X box art could make everyone jealous

March 3, 2015 | 3

A few weeks ago Nintendo of Japan announced a special Xenoblade Chronicles X bundle. The contents were pretty simple; console, game, art book, and a map.

That’s enough to make anyone outside of Japan jealous. Well, prepare to become jealous(er)(er) … Read More

Netflix announced for Australia and New Zealand

March 3, 2015 |

Netflix announced a March 24th launch of its highly popular streaming service in Australia and New Zealand. According to the official Netflix Australia Twitter account the service will launch on the Nintendo Wii U.

According to the company, “users in Australia and … Read More

Xenoblade Chronicles X Japanese presentation coming on Friday

March 2, 2015 |

Monolith Soft and Nintendo will have another Xeneblade Chronicles X presentation for Japan. This presentation will focus on the the games battle mechanics.

The presentation will take place at 10 PM in Japan, 8 am EST in North America. You will … Read More

Dan Adelman talks Indie game pricing

February 27, 2015 |

Dan Adelman, formally of Nintendo, wrote a very interesting blog post talking about the logistics that go into Indie game pricing. It’s a little lengthily and heavy read but very informative. You can also check out our Koopa Chat with … Read More

OlliOlli dated for March 5th release with cross-buy

February 27, 2015 |

Curve Studios has announced a March 5th release of OlliOlli on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U.

OlliOlli will be the first 3rd party cross-buy game with it’s “Buy One, Get One Free” option., allowing players to purchase the Wii U … Read More

PR: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems

February 26, 2015 |


REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured conte

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
    • IRONFALL Invasion – IRONFALL Invasion is a thrilling third-person shooter with single-player campaign and multiplayer modes. Equipped with an arsenal … Read More

PR: Nintendo Gives Fans a Golden Opportunity to Own a Cool New Mario amiibo (Exclusively at Wal-Mart)

February 26, 2015 | 1

Super Mario amiibo – Gold Edition available on March 20 exclusively at Walmart

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mario has always been golden in the minds of his fans. On March 20, Nintendo will launch the Super Mario amiibo—Gold Edition, a shiny … Read More

PR: Nintendo is Headed to PAX East with New Nintendo 3DS XL and Splatoon

February 26, 2015 |

Attendees Can Get Hands-On Time with Upcoming Wii U and Nintendo 3DS Games

PAX East 2015

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo will be in Boston, Massachusetts, for the upcoming PAX East event to give attendees hands-on time with the New … Read More

Video: First look at Japanese Rakuten SHOWTIME Wii U app

February 25, 2015 |

In a recent update Nintendo of Japan added Rakuten SHOWTIME app to the Wii U. Rakuten SHOWTIME offers video streaming, think Netflix’ish, for all Japanese Wii U owners. Check out a quick look video below.


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First look at a new Wii U game from Disney

February 24, 2015 | 2

Cary Mayle, an artist working on the project, posted on her personal blog some very first artwork and details on a upcoming Disney Interactive title for the Wii U.

These medieval fantasy characters are from an upcoming … Read More

Iwata: Third Quarter Financial Results Briefing Q&A

February 24, 2015 |

After last week’s quarterly finical briefing Mr. Iwata fielded questions from investors about Nintendo as a whole. The Q&A has been translated for those of us rusty on Japanese. (Or no Japanese) Nothing to ground breaking but an interesting, long, … Read More

PR: Get 50% off Moon Chronicles Episode 1

February 23, 2015 |

The Moon Has More Than One Dark Side! Uncover the Mysteries of the Moon before it’s Too Late!!

Only three days left to grab Moon Chronicles Episode 1 at 50% OFF for only $4.50 (usually $9).

New Episodes are … Read More

Liege Pax east trailer

February 23, 2015 | 1

Liege is a 16-bit RPG from Coda Games to release on the Wii U, and those other platforms. According to the official website, “Liege is a story that is written for an adult audience. It’s a drama about conflicted, intertwined, … Read More

Eight New 3DS cover plates coming to Europe…NA still feels abandoned

February 23, 2015 | 8

Nintendo of Europe has announced 8 new cover plates for an April 2nd release on the new 3DS.

There’s no need to talk about North America new 3DS owners and their feelings about this.


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