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Watch the 'no joke' Nintendo Direct here for 3DS, Wii U news


Live from New York, it's Saturday night!
Apr 01
Today's Nintendo Direct is no joke. That is to say that it is not an April Fools' joke, but, more idiomatically, it is no joke -- 48 dang minutes. That's 48 minutes devoted to the most important stats, scores, standings, and... read
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Nintendo Direct

There will be a Nintendo Direct tomorrow ;) ;)


Suuuuuuuuuure
Mar 31
There have been rumors flying around the Internet that there would be a Nintendo Direct on April 1. Some of the rumors include Splatoon amiibo, new footage of the next Star Fox game, and a new Wii U game in which players take... read
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Nintendo Direct

Watch today's Nintendo Direct right here


We're hoping for New 3DS news
Jan 14
Today's Nintendo Direct sounds exciting, if the rumors are anything to go by. Right now we're looking at a potential February release target for the New 3DS in the US, as well as a potential February 13 release date for... read
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Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Direct on Wednesday, Jan 14, New 3DS release date incoming?


New year, New 3DS?
Jan 12
Today, Nintendo confirmed the date and time for its next Nintendo Direct event: Wednesday, January 14 at 9am Eastern / 6am Pacific. The event will feature Satoru Iwata "and crew" as they cover the spring 2015 lineup for Wii U... read
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Nintendo Direct

Tomorrow's Nintendo Direct covers 3DS and Wii U games


Stream starts at 2:00pm Pacific
Nov 04
Been a while! Nintendo will stream its next Direct presentation tomorrow at 2:00pm Pacific. There will be "updates on upcoming titles for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS" which, yeah, not much to go on. Hoping to hear more about the 2... read
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Thirty minutes of Bayonetta
I'm still surprised that Nintendo is pushing Bayonetta 2 as hard as it is when Wonderful 101 matched their brand effortlessly, and they barely promoted it. As I've said in the past, every time I've seen this game d... read feature

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Bayonetta 2

Bayonetta 2 is getting its own Nintendo Direct tomorrow


September 4th at 3PM PST
Sep 03
If you're interested in Bayonetta 2, you may want to clear your schedule for tomorrow afternoon. Nintendo has just announced that there will be a special Bayonetta related Nintendo Direct, held at 3PM PST on September 4t... read
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Zelda Wii U

Grass cutting CONFIRMED for Hyrule Warriors


It made the cut!
Aug 04
Cutting grass is an important part of The Legend of Zelda, you know. So, we were happy to hear series producer Eiji Aonuma confirm during tonight's Nintendo Direct that this time-honored tradition would be making a glorious return in Hyrule Warriors. Who needs online multiplayer when you can chop up grass by your lonesome? Hyrule Warriors Direct [Nintendo] read
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Super Smash Bros

Greninja and Charizard confirmed for Super Smash Bros.


Yoshi, Sheik, and Zero Suit Samus confirmed to return
Apr 08
Here are your new character reveals for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. game on Wii U and 3DS -- Pokemon's Greninja and Charizard. Both of them seem to handle without the Pokemon Trainer in tow, and have their own unique... read
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Super Smash Bros

Pokemon will get more attention in the new Super Smash Bros.


Master Balls confirmed
Apr 08
[Update: Greninja and Charizard have also been confirmed as fully playable characters.] Nintendo has given Pokemon a major focus in the new Smash Bros. games heading to the 3DS and Wii U this year, as Master Balls a... read
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Super Smash Bros

Super Smash Bros. Wii U online modes detailed


Final Destination only mode!
Apr 08
The online modes for Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS have been revealed, and they sound like a massive step-up from Brawl. Nintendo notes that you can play online with friends and with random people -- but you want a "fas... read
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What?!
Nintendo has dropped a huge bomb on us at the start of the Smash Bros. flavored direct. The 3DS version will be released this summer, and the Wii U version will be released this winter. Yes, that's months after the 3DS i... read feature

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Release windows, new characters, and more
[Update: It's over! You can watch the presentation again in the embedded video above.] We heard your guesses for what'll be announced at this afternoon's Super Smash Bros.-themed Nintendo Direct presentation and I liked what... read feature

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Smash Bros. 6

Bandai Namco reportedly recruiting talent for 'Smash Bros. 6'


e-Career FA's job posting shows a call for programmers
Apr 07
Nintendo may be hyping upcoming Smash Bros. titles for Wii U and 3DS, but according to Siliconera (via Game Jouhou) Bandai Namco has been sniffing around for talent to work on a "Smash Bros. 6" for a 2015 release. As posted o... read
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Nintendo Direct

Super Smash Bros. Direct set for Tuesday


3:00pm Pacific on April 8
Apr 04
We're always wanting Nintendo to divulge more Super Smash Bros. info during its presentations so why not just dedicate one of them to the game? Someone at the company had that same thought -- a Smash-centric Nintendo Direct i... read
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Brand new footage from Monolith's X for Wii U


GIMME
Feb 13
On today's Nintendo Direct, brand new battle engine footage from upcoming Monolith Soft Wii U game X was shown. Aside from the uninterrupted gameplay, Nintendo didn't give much more for us to go on other than that the battle... read
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NES Remix 2

NES Remix 2 announced, includes Mario 3


Super Luigi Bros. confirmed
Feb 13
Nintendo has announced NES Remix 2, as a follow-up to the original NES Remix on the Nintendo Wii U. Confirmed games include Ice Hockey, Wario's Woods, Zelda II, Super Mario Bros. 2, Dr. Mario, Kirby's Adventure, Super Mario Bros. 3, Kid Icarus, Punch Out!!, Metroid, Mario Open Golf, and Super Mario Bros. It also comes with an extra game titled "Super Luigi Bros." It'll drop on April 25th. read
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First titles announced
We heard last year that Game Boy Advance titles would be coming to Virtual Console, and now Nintendo is just about ready to kick that program off. In today's Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata said that we would be seeing the firs... read feature

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Inazuma Eleven

Inazuma Eleven drops on the 3DS eShop...today!


A surprise announcement from Nintendo Direct
Feb 13
Remember when we reported that Inazuma Eleven was probably releasing in North America on the 3DS eShop, and then the listing mysteriously disappeared? Well it looks like Level-5 was saving it for today's Nintendo Direct, as it will be available on the eShop today. Sweet! read
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FORE! Mario Golf World Tour hits the green on May 2


You can use your Miis, too
Feb 13
Today's Nintendo Direct let us know that 3DS title Mario Golf World Tour is launching on May 2nd. As a crazed videogame golf fan, I can't wait.  Today, Iwata showed off a new mode that lets you use your Mii characters t... read
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New Trozei

Pokemon Battle Trozei will launch on March 20th


Includes all Pokemon up to X & Y
Feb 13
It's been a while since we've seen a Pokemon Trozei puzzle game, but Pokemon Battle Trozei is on the way to the 3DS with a March 20th release date. Nintendo didn't give much information about the puzzle title in today's Nintendo Direct, but they did mention that it would include "over 700" Pokemon, all the way up to the current generation of X & Y. read
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Kirby 3DS

Kirby: Triple Deluxe will launch on May 2nd on the 3DS


North American release date confirmed
Feb 13
During today's Nintendo Direct, president Satoru Iwata announced that Kirby: Triple Deluxe will launch on May 2nd, 2014 in North America. That's the exact same date as Mario Golf: World Tour, also launching on the 3DS. In the meantime, enjoy the new trailer above! read
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K.O.!!
Most everyone asked for him, and he's finally here! No longer just an assist trophy, Little Mac from the Punch-Out! series has finally joined the newest installment of Super Smash Bros.! read feature

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Nintendo Direct

Wii U and 3DS Nintendo Direct scheduled for tomorrow


Any predictions?
Feb 12
The next Nintendo Direct presentation, scheduled for Thursday, February 13 at 2:00pm Pacific, features Wii U and 3DS games "launching by the end of spring," according to Nintendo. Here's the link you'll want to use tomorrow, ... read
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DTOID News drew some hot Santa Claus fanart.
Hey gang! Sorry I wasn't around on Tuesday, but there wasn't a whole lot of news -- so here's a rundown of today's big news, including yesterday's big ol' Nintendo Direct, that new realistic medieval RPG Kingdom Come: Deliverance, and the Xbox One's upcoming documentary series on the E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Atari 2600 game. No, seriously. read feature

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Nintendo Direct

Everything that happened in today's Nintendo Direct


Nicely done, Nintendo
Dec 18
A mix of old and new, this week's Nintendo Direct was a pleasant surprise. Remixed NES games packaged into an eShop title that's out right now with no buildup? That's our Nintendo. Zelda x Dynasty Warriors? Well, hello there... read
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Bravely Default

Bravely Default is getting a North American demo soon


January 2nd
Dec 18
According to NOA President Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo will be releasing a North American demo on January 2nd for Bravely Default. Europe already got in on this action weeks ago, but this one will focus on a particular side-s... read
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Year of Luigi

The Year of Luigi has officially been extended


Rejoice!
Dec 18
[Update: it's available for 1,500 Coins with a March 2014 shipment date. Great googly moogly!] After hearing some hubbub about "extending the Year of Luigi in 2014" from Nintendo of America, Iwata has made it officially&... read
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Dr. Luigi

Dr. Luigi is a new Dr. Mario for the Wii U


Coming this month!
Dec 18
"Doctor Luigi is in the house." That opening line from Iwata during this morning's Nintendo Direct may have shook the Earth, and I'm still recovering. That's right, Dr. Luigi is still coming to the Wii U on December 31st... read
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Sonic Nintendo DLC!

Sonic Lost World getting amazing new Nintendo DLC


Yoshi Island Zone!
Dec 18
[Update: check out our full impressions piece of the DLC here.] At this morning's Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata announced a brand new piece of Sonic Lost World DLC that's exclusive to the Wii U. The game is getting a "Yo... read






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