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Batman: Arkham Origins DLC cancelled, Nintendo offers season pass credit

January 31, 2014 |

The Go Nintendo website reports that there has been a halt to further DLC for the Wii U version of Batman: Arkham Origins. Anyone who purchased the season pass for DLC should check their eShop accounts for a $20 credit, as per … Read More

Pac-Man Museum Cancelled for 3DS & Wii U

January 30, 2014 | 3

The team over at Nintendo Everything have revealed that the upcoming Pac-Man Museum title originally listed to appear on both the 3DS and Wii U systems has been cancelled, and instead will only be appearing on Xbox 360, PS3 and … Read More

PNM Contest: Day 22 Progress Check

January 30, 2014 | 3

It’s been a bit over 22 days since we started our newest contest, “Around the World of Wii Fit U in 88 Days“.  I am here to day to announce the results of the first quarter of our contest.

Staff … Read More

Nintendo Download – January 30, 2014

January 30, 2014 |


This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

Virtual Console™ on Wii U™ The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past™ – Considered one of the … Read More

Nintendo PR: “Super Indie Connection Sale” Launches Today in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U

January 30, 2014 |

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Starting today, Wii U owners can take advantage of limited-time discounts on select indie games in the Nintendo eShop. Now through Feb. 13, fans who own any of the participating games already – or purchase one at full price … Read More

Iwata’s full comments on Nintendo and smart devices

January 30, 2014 | 1

I will not break down every single section from Iwata’s speech. I know everyone is smart enough to read it through for themselves. Because all the talk about Nintendo and smart devices, I do want to pull out Iwata’s statements.

You can read Iwata’s full … Read More

Super Smash Bros. update (1/30/14)

January 30, 2014 | 1

Pic of the day. Both Link and Pit use bows, but when they fire simultaneously, their arrows meet and cancel out closer to Pit. Besides attack power and projectile speed, there are many elements that affect tactics, such as … Read More

Wii U Speed Boot Menu Footage (Update details)

January 29, 2014 | 1


Updated with comments from Mr. Iwata.

Also, one of the major benefits of the GamePad is that we can easily play video games without using the TV, and this has been well received. Unfortunately, however, after starting up … Read More

Fully Translated Investor Meeting

January 29, 2014 |

The Corporate Management Policy Briefing/Third Quarter Financial Results Briefing has now been fully translated and is available to read over at Nintendo of Japan’s website, so there’s no more need for trawling through NeoGaf forums for all the details. You … Read More

Nintendo investor meeting – Update million sellers

January 29, 2014 |

A common practice with investor meetings is to update everyone on the million Nintendo sellers. Below is a new, full, list of million sellers.No a big change since the last time we saw this list.

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Mario Kart 8 coming to Wii U in May

January 29, 2014 | 4

As I post this Mr. Iwata is on stage briefing Nintendo investors. During his presentation Mr. Iwata announced Mario Kart 8 will release in May. The question remains if this is a global release or just Japanese.

Stay with us … Read More

Super Smash Bros. update (1/29/14)

January 29, 2014 | 1

You can find this statue of the Goddess of Light in one of the stages. She’s watching over the arena.

-Mr. Sakurai

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Nintendo Q3 2014 Earnings

January 29, 2014 | 2

In preparation of the investor, (Q&A  8 PM EST) Nintendo has released their Q3 2014 earnings, through December.

Check out the full rundown below.

Software sales

  • Pokemon X & Y – 11.6 million worldwide
  • The Legend of Zelda: A … Read More

Pure Nintendo interviews Varia Games about ReVeN for Wii U

January 28, 2014 | 2

I was privileged to conduct an Interview with the developers at Varia Games, and learn more about their Kickstarter hopeful Wii U game, ReVeN …

PN: First of all, thanks guys for taking time to chat with us here at … Read More

Indie developer Hugo Smits offers a refreshing take on Nintendo

January 28, 2014 |

“I think 2014 will be a very positive year for Nintendo.”

Indie developer Hugo Smits has written a great new opinion piece on the state of Nintendo.  While many journalists have been posting articles left and right, it’s much more … Read More

Nintendo PR: Free Wii Fit U Trial Offer is About to Expire

January 28, 2014 |

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Time is running out for free fitness. Jan. 31 is the last day for Wii U owners who also have a Wii Balance Board to take advantage of Nintendo’s free trial offer of Wii Fit U. Anyone who … Read More

Super Smash Bros. update (1/28/14) – New Item

January 28, 2014 | 1

The Beetle item from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is a comical item that grabs characters and carries them into the air.

- Sakurai

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TreeFall Studios on bringing The Gem Collector to Wii U, and seeking talent for new Kickstarter

January 26, 2014 |

Here’s a double dose of news from Pure Nintendo – earlier we reported on Indie game The Gem Collector being a ‘likely candidate to see a Wii U port if it performed well enough in sales’.  It looks like that … Read More