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Project CARS Will Showcase The Hidden Power of the Wii U

January 7, 2014 |

Project CARS  attempts to be one of the elite racing games while showcasing some of the top graphics.  GamingBolt was able to speak with creative director Andy Tudor to ask if the Wii U’s lower specs, compared to the PS4 and … Read More

NES Remix Contest On Miiverse Cancelled Due To Exploit

January 6, 2014 |

On December 19th, the director of NES Remix, Koichi Hayashida, announced a NES Remix competition on Miiverse.  The winner of the event was going to have their score officially recorded by Nintendo.  Unfortunately, no one will have their high score recorded due … Read More

Unepic Releases On Wii U January 16th

January 6, 2014 | 2

The developer of Unepic has just confirmed a release date for the Wii U version of the game on Twitter.  Unepic will be releasing on Wii U in North America January 16th.

Super Smash Bros. Update: Trophies return

January 6, 2014 | 2

We shouldn’t be too surprised that this announcement was made; it’s still a nice little confirmation anyways.

Was the return of trophies something that you were hopeful to happen or apathetic too?

Below is what Mr. Sakurai had to say about trophies.

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PN Review: Knytt Underground (Wii U)

January 3, 2014 | 4














Knytt Underground is a charming, enchanting, and perfect puzzle platformer from indie developer Nifflas.  The game environments are absolutely stunning and the sound design is incredible.  The … Read More

PN Review: Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths (Wii U)

January 3, 2014 |













Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths is a game based on the French-Japanese animated series of the same name.  To preface this review, I have neither heard of … Read More

Notch Loves Nintendo But Has No Plans For Minecraft on Wii U

January 2, 2014 | 3

Before Christmas we reported on a rumor that Minecraft could be coming to Wii U this summer.  While it seemed like a possibility and would be a great asset for Nintendo as the Wii U begins to get its footing, … Read More

Nintendo Download – January 2, 2014

January 2, 2014 | 2

Happy New Year!  The first Nintendo Download of 2014 has some good games to choose from.  First off, the Bravely Default demo that was mentioned in the last Nintendo Direct is available today.  This demo includes an exclusive side quest … Read More

Nintendo PR: Ring in a Healthy and Active New Year with Wii Fit U for Wii U

January 2, 2014 |

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– It’s a new year. Why not start it off with a new “U”? On Jan. 10, the retail version of Wii Fit U for Wii U hits stores, just in time to help people get started on their New Year’s resolutions … Read More

Pure Nintendo Exclusive: New Project Y2K Screens

December 31, 2013 |

Indie developer AckkStudios has been working hard towards getting their first game, Two Brothers, ready for a Wii U release.  Two Brothers is already available on PC/Mac/Linux (Linux coming out in about 2 weeks) but this is not the only game … Read More

The Pure Nintendo 2014 predictions

December 31, 2013 | 3

For those who are new to Pure Nintendo, for the past five years Justin (PN Owner) and I have battled it out to become Nintendo gods…ok at least the greatest guessers OF ALL TIME! At the end of each year … Read More

Top Pure Nintendo articles of 2013

December 31, 2013 | 3

The year that was 2013 was great to Pure Nintendo. Not only have we grown as a company but some great new writers and contributors have joined our team. That is why I have put together the first, and hopefully annual, … Read More

Batman Arkham Facebook page releases another teaser

December 31, 2013 |

Last week the official Batman Arkham Facebook page teased an announcment set for December 31st. Well, today is December 31st and the official page released this:


You are cordially invited to the Humanitarian of the Year Awards at … Read More

Nintendo explains reason for network outage

December 29, 2013 | 1

Slowly, Nintendo has gained control of the network crises, with periodically taking down Nintendo eShop throughout the world.  Nintendo has released another statement explaining a little about the network outage.

Thank you very much for your patience while we perform maintenance on … Read More

Nintendo updates on eShop outage – more maintenance today

December 27, 2013 | 1

For most people eShop access has been hit and miss over the past 12-hours, or more. Last night Nintendo announced a delay for Pokemon Bank in North America and Europe.

Today Nintendo has announced they will be taking the Nintendo eShop … Read More

Pure Nintendo Exclusive: Project Y2K ‘Viewing the Earth From A Distance’

December 26, 2013 | 1

Tony Manfredonia, Composer and Arranger for AckkStudios, recorded himself playing ‘Viewing the Earth from a Distance’ from their upcoming game Project Y2K on the piano exclusively for Pure Nintendo.  His performance and the piano sheet music for Viewing the Earth … Read More

Nintendo Download – December 26th, 2013

December 26, 2013 | 1

According to the press release below, Pokemon Bank is still set for a North America release tomorrow. With the recent network issues, and Pokemon Bank being pulled in Japan, it is hard to be confident that Pokemon Bank will make … Read More