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7:30 PM on 06.09.2012

Non-Specific Action Figure has the last word of E3

Seriously, with all the nothing going on in terms of announcements, Non-Specific Action Figure really did do the best job.   Also, I love how this entire segment looks and sounds like a WWE backstage promo.

Jim Sterling





7:00 PM on 05.26.2012

Official Kirby doodles from way back in the day

Back in 1993, a strategy guide for the recently released Kirby's Adventure appeared in Japan. Inside, three of the big men responsible for the new game decided to sketch the little pink puffball. There's contributions by Masa...

Tony Ponce

9:00 AM on 05.04.2012

Miyamoto: PS Vita isn't a very strong product

Shigeru Miyamoto isn't against slagging off the competition in the friendliest way possible, with the Nintendo loyalist criticizing Sony's PlayStation Vita efforts. The Mario creator believes the Vita isn't a strong product, ...

Jim Sterling

12:35 PM on 04.12.2012

Miyamoto muses on some new juicy first-party prospects

Shigeru Miyamoto recently had a conversation with Edge, and I think most of you Nintendo fans are going to want to hear what he had to say. Sometime last year, it was revealed that Miyamoto would love to remake the original A...

Chris Carter

10:00 AM on 04.12.2012

Miyamoto loves Angry Birds, wishes he'd made it

Love it or hate it, Angry Birds is still a massive deal, as evidenced by the ludicrous amount of merchandise surrounding it. While it's become cool to despise, legendary videogame developer Shigeru Miyamoto has taken its side...

Jim Sterling

4:30 PM on 01.06.2012

Miyamoto is heading up an 'undisclosed original title'

Nintendo EAD manager Shigeru Miyamoto has a few projects in the pipeline, one of which has yet to be revealed. In an interview with the Associated Press, the designer reiterates that Pikmin 3 and Luigi's Mansion 2 are still c...

Jordan Devore

10:00 PM on 12.10.2011

Miyamoto in a life-sized Mario Kart makes my day

Shigeru Miyamoto was already in California to attend tonight's Spike Video Game Awards, so he took some time out from his trip to...go to the mall? The legendary game maker is shown in the photo above behind the wheel of a IR...

Dale North

7:57 PM on 12.10.2011

Miyamoto accepts Hall of Fame award for Legend of Zelda

At tonight's Spike VGA awards, Shigeru Miyamoto took the stage to accept an award for the induction of The Legend of Zelda into the hall of fame. He took the stage like a champ, coming out of the floor and fog to accept the a...

Dale North

3:00 PM on 12.10.2011

Miyamoto responds to retirement talk

We had a bit of excitement earlier this week with word coming from Wired that Nintendo superstar Shigeru Miyamoto would be taking his leave of the company. In the time since shareholders have wavered, Nintendo has been quick ...

Liam Fisher

9:00 PM on 12.09.2011

The DTOID Show: Miyamoto's Retirement, Amalur's Lore

Hey guys! If you missed the live show today, Tara's out of town antique shopping or something, so we had New Challenger host and dear, beloved homeboy Anthony Carboni come hang out.  Today's topics include: 1. Is S...

Max Scoville

8:00 AM on 12.08.2011

Miyamoto NOT retiring, role at Nintendo isn't changing

It turns out that Shigeru Miyamoto's "retirement" yesterday was the result of a misunderstanding at Wired. The legendary Nintendo designer is not stepping down from his current position, although he will be training a new bre...

Jim Sterling

8:45 PM on 12.07.2011

Miyamoto to 'retire' from current position at Nintendo

[Update: There was a bit of a misunderstanding on Wired's part, because Miyamoto will still be around for a good while.] Speaking with Wired.com, Nintendo's iconic game designer Shigeru Miyamoto revealed he will be retiring f...

Jordan Devore





6:00 PM on 11.16.2011

Happy 59th birthday, Shigeru Miyamoto!

On this day 59 years ago, one of the most influential men in gaming was born. How fitting that the father of Mario and Link would celebrate his birth during Zelda week! Happy birthday, Shigeru Miyamoto! Celebrate with some tribute videos, beginning with Awkward-Squid's amazing "Legend of Miyamoto" above!

Tony Ponce

5:00 PM on 04.23.2011

Miyamoto talks eShop, 3D Link to the Past

There's been a crap load of Nintendo news lately, huh? Between talk of Nintendo's next home console and Miyamoto talking up a storm, it feels like a there was a mini-E3 for Nintendo this week, and it just keeps going. The lat...

Jonathan Holmes

8:00 AM on 04.23.2011

Miyamoto: Flipnote Studio coming to 3DS

In addition to bits about Mario's latest adventure, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto has also shared with French journalists plans to bring Flipnote Studio to the 3DS eShop. For those of you unaware, Flipnote Studio is a free prog...

Tony Ponce

9:20 AM on 04.22.2011

Miyamoto talks Project Cafe, Pikmin, AR games

The latest chapter in the Project Cafe/Wii 2/Nintendo HD saga has arrived, with legendary designer Shigeru Miyamoto admitting that a new console is definitely in the works. He did, however, suggest that some of the rumors are...

Jim Sterling