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Nintendo Makes Another Statement Regarding Amiibo

December 11, 2014 |

This situation involving amiibo and whether or not some figures are discontinued has just been beaten to death.  Rumors are spread, statements have been issued, and here is the latest from Nintendo in what seems like a never-ending stream of … Read More

UPDATE: First Wave Amiibo Are Not Discontinued

December 8, 2014 |

Over the weekend, gamers and gaming media sites were buzzing over a rumor that some of the first wave amiibo figures were discontinued.  This rumor was about the Marth, Wii Fit Trainer, and Villager amiibo stemming from the Tweet below … Read More

The Game Awards Live Stream

December 5, 2014 |

Watch The Game Awards live here on Pure Nintendo at 6 PM PT/9 PM ET.

The stream can also be viewed by visiting The Game Awards website.

Watch live video from thegameawards on www.twitch.tv

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Video: Is Nintendo Making a Comeback?

December 2, 2014 | 3

There are a lot of good talking points in this video from GameTrailers.  At the end of the video they discuss amiibo and they may have missed the mark on their opinions about amiibo versus Disney Infinity and Skylanders but we’ll … Read More

Purely Opinion: The Wii U Is Two

December 1, 2014 | 2

The Wii U is now two years old and its arrival in 2012 ushered in more unique experiences to gaming akin to the Wii or DS.  As many Nintendo fans and industry personalities already know, the Wii U didn’t begin life too … Read More

Wii U, 3DS, 2DS Black Friday Deals & Steals!

November 27, 2014 |

First and foremost Pure Nintendo would like to wish our readers and fans a Happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday!  We are very thankful to our readers and supporters!  Here is to another great year of family, friends, and of course … Read More

Yoshi Circuit Revealed for Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack

October 23, 2014 |

The first of 2 DLC packs for Mario Kart 8 will be releasing next month.  Nintendo has been slowly leaking information out about what will be included in the DLC first announcing the return of the B Dasher and most … Read More

Epona Inspired Bike, Master Cycle, Confirmed For Mario Kart 8 DLC

October 15, 2014 |

Nintendo recently confirmed that the B Dasher from Mario Kart DS would be making a return in the Mario Kart 8 DLC that is due out next month. Now the Big N has unveiled on Twitter that there is what … Read More

B Dasher From Mario Kart DS Returns In Mario Kart 8 DLC

September 23, 2014 |

The B Dasher from Mario Kart DS will be making a return in the first DLC pack for Mario Kart 8 according to an official post from Nintendo on Miiverse (seen below).  So that means that so far we know … Read More

Editorial: What’s Next For Nintendo?

September 3, 2014 | 5

Nintendo has been applying the shock and awe strategy recently when it comes to the company’s games and announcements.  Recently fans were shocked by the announcement of new Mario Kart 8 DLC and awed by the reveal of ‘New’ 3DS … Read More

Nintendo releases quarterly numbers (April-June)

July 30, 2014 | 1

Over the night Nintendo released their quarterly numbers for April-June. Sadly, it’s not all mushrooms and sunshine. Let’s do a quick rundown.

  • Mario Kart 8 sold 2.82 million world-wide. Equals 64% of total Wii U software sales for the period. 
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June 2014 NPD software and hardware sales

July 17, 2014 |

Top ten games for June 2014.

1. Watch Dogs (PS4, 360, Xbox One, PS3, PC)2. Mario Kart 8 (Wii U) – 885K units sold.3. Minecraft (360, PS3)4. UFC (PS4, Xbox One)5. FIFA 14 (PS4, 360, Xbox One, PS3, Vita)6. NBA … Read More