On July 19, Nintendo announced that the eShops for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS would be discontinued. “As of 8/29/2022, it will no longer be possible to add funds. As of 3/27/2023, purchases will no longer be available.” This just means that users can’t buy downloadable content from the consoles’ shops anymore. Updates on […]
The Nintendo Switch has already been out for around five years, but it is only now that they are finally letting users organize their games into folders. In Nintendo Switch’s Version 14.0.0 update, the new feature called “groups” was added, and players can create a max of 100 groups with a max of 200 game […]
Filo gamers, Nintendo has a surprise for you—they are launching an official website for Filipino residents! On February 22, the Japanese video game company announced the news through its Southeast Asia Facebook page with the official link to the website attached to the post. “Hello, this is Nintendo. We are pleased to announce the launch […]
In early October, it was announced that Kingdom Hearts’ protagonist Sora would be a part of Smash Bros Ultimate. Since then, Kingdom Hearts has been a trending topic on Twitter, and that has spawned hilarious Gen-Z-type tweets about the franchise. Twitter users have been posting their favorite funny out-of-context cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts, featuring Disney […]
Author and artist Judy A. Juracek is currently suing Capcom over unauthorized use of her copyrighted materials in the Resident Evil and Devil May Cry series. The materials in question come from the 1996 publication of Juracek’s book entitled Surfaces, which is a large collection of real-life photos of surface textures that are “ready to […]
Just in time for Christmas! Puma, a brand that has tapped fashion designers, artists and brands for the longest time to further expand its growing collaborations, is teaming up with pop culture icon Nintendo this December with the release of “Future Rider”, a new design inspired by NES, the remodeled version of Family Computer. Fans […]
Around this same time 35 years ago, Nintendo was quietly bringing in the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in America, shipping only a limited batch for possible retailers. Quiet because the idea of launching video games during this time was out of the question—the videogame market was next to nonexistent after personal computers became all the […]
A real-life “Super Mario” game — where players jump to collect coins — and a “Mario Kart” ride will open next spring at Universal Studios Japan.
Universal Studios Japan is expected to delay the opening of its Super Nintendo World attraction rather than open in July 2020.