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Nintendo Switch Has Shipped 125.62 Million Units; 15 Million Units Predicted for this Fiscal Year

Today Nintendo announced its financial results for the fiscal year between April 2022 and March 2023 and published an update on the number of Switch units shipped worldwide since the console’s…

May 9, 2023 | 02:37 EDT

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Nintendo Live Dates And How To Register Revealed

Nintendo has announced the dates for its upcoming inaugural Nintendo Live event. The show will take place at the Seattle Convention Center between September 1st and September 4th, and Nintendo has…

May 8, 2023 | 09:25 EDT

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Nintendo Live 2023 Is A New Nintendo Event Heading To Seattle In September

Nintendo has announced Nintendo Live 2023, a brand new in-person event that's taking place in Seattle later this year. It'll be an "all-ages celebration of Nintendo fun", according to the Big N…

April 11, 2023 | 09:16 EDT

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Nintendo And DeNA Launch New Joint Venture Nintendo Systems

NIntendo has officially launched its new joint venture with mobile studio DeNA. Nintendo Systems, described as a "joint venture with DeNA Corporation" on its new official website (via machine…

April 3, 2023 | 09:08 EDT

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Microsoft Clarifies Deal With Nintendo Focuses on Call of Duty

When Microsoft announced the 10-year deal with Nintendo to bring the Call of Duty franchise to its platforms, it involuntarily caused a bit of a misunderstanding. The original tweet by vice chair…

February 25, 2023 | 06:54 EST

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(Updated) DMCA'd Zelda Pitch Documentary Restored

Update: DidYouKnowGaming's Zelda documentary has been restored to YouTube. In a tweet posted yesterday, the documentary makers claimed victory with regards to the video, stating "we won" and posting…

December 8, 2022 | 11:04 EST

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Microsoft Signs 10-Year Call Of Duty Deal With Nintendo

Microsoft has signed a 10-year deal with Nintendo to bring Call of Duty to the Japanese gaming giant's hardware. In addition, Phil Spencer has also confirmed that Call of Duty will continue to be…

December 7, 2022 | 09:30 EST

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Everything Announced At Today's Nintendo Indie World Showcase

Today saw another Nintendo Indie World showcase, with the presentation showing off plenty of indie titles coming to Nintendo Switch soon. As you'd imagine, it's a pretty packed itinerary for the…

November 9, 2022 | 12:34 EST

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Nintendo Reaches Settlement In Labor Dispute

Nintendo has reached a settlement in a labor complaint brought against it by a QA tester alleging anti-union activity. The settlement necessitates the payment of damages and back pay to tester…

October 13, 2022 | 10:55 EDT

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Let's Build A Zoo Finds Hope In Nintendo Region Swapping Woes

Thanks to a quirk of digital storefront pricing, it's possible for consumers to buy games from digital stores at a fraction of their intended cost by simply swapping their region. No More Robots'…

October 13, 2022 | 09:40 EDT

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Nintendo Switch Bans Bare Anime Boobs

According to publisher Gamuzumi, Nintendo bans games with anime nudity involved, even though previously released games on the Switch Store allowed this type of content. With this policy change, we…

October 5, 2022 | 04:08 EDT

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Nintendo Labor Complaint Worker Shares Their Story

A Nintendo worker who submitted a labor complaint against the company earlier this year has given an interview in which they share their story. Mackenzie Clifton says they're speaking out in order to…

September 29, 2022 | 09:55 EDT

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Everything Announced At Today's Nintendo Direct

Today, Nintendo held a brand new Nintendo Direct presentation mainly focusing on games coming to the Switch this winter. The presentation offered some pretty exciting announcements, so here's…

September 13, 2022 | 10:08 EDT

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Microsoft and Nintendo Respond to Sony's PS5 Price Hike

Yesterday, we learned that Sony would be increasing the price of the PlayStation 5 in Japan, Europe, China, Australia, Mexico, Canada, and the UK. Due to this extremely random and seemingly…

August 26, 2022 | 12:49 EDT

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Nintendo Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations

It has been brought to light that some of Nintendo's testers may have gone through years of sexual harassment at the hands of some of Nintendo's contractors. The female game testers even went as far…

August 16, 2022 | 04:08 EDT

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Nintendo Receives Second Labor Complaint This Year

Nintendo has received its second labor complaint this year. Another worker has filed a complaint against the gaming giant, alleging that the company imposed "coercive rules" and that it retaliated…

August 11, 2022 | 10:07 EDT

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Wii U and Nintendo 3DS eShop Discontinuation Dates Revealed

For those of you who are still rocking a Wii U and a Nintendo 3DS, today is a sad day, with the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS eShop discontinuation dates finally being announced after months of waiting. To…

July 19, 2022 | 10:50 EDT

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Nintendo Buys CG Production Company, Renames It To Nintendo Pictures

Nintendo has acquired a production company by the name of Dynamo Pictures. The Japanese gaming giant has acquired 100% of the shares in the CG production company and intends to rename it "Nintendo…

July 14, 2022 | 07:25 EDT

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Nintendo Recognizes Same-Sex Partners In New Diversity Policies

Nintendo has released a new CSR (corporate social responsibility) document that outlines its policies towards diversity, work-life balance, and other important aspects of corporate culture. Included…

July 13, 2022 | 10:13 EDT

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Everything Announced During Today's Nintendo Direct Mini

Today, a new Nintendo Direct Mini presentation aired, showing off several third-party games heading to Nintendo Switch. Among other things, we finally got a Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope release…

June 28, 2022 | 09:56 EDT

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Next Nintendo Direct Mini Set For Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that a new Nintendo Direct Mini presentation is to air tomorrow. The presentation will show off around 25 minutes of content from upcoming third-party Switch games and will air…

June 27, 2022 | 09:09 EDT

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Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Release Date Announced

Nintendo has revealed the Pokemon Scarlet and Violet release date. The next mainline entries in the long-running Pokemon series will arrive for Nintendo Switch this November, bringing a host of new…

June 1, 2022 | 09:08 EDT

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Nintendo's Fifth Largest Shareholder is Now Saudi Arabia's PIF

The Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund has purchased a 5% stake in Nintendo. This purchase, which makes the PIF Nintendo's 5th biggest shareholder, is part of a wider push on the PIF's part to…

May 18, 2022 | 09:09 EDT

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Pokemon Home BDSP And Arceus Compatibility Coming Soon

Have you been waiting to bring over your Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl team to Pokemon Home? Well, you might not have to wait much longer. Nintendo has confirmed that Pokemon Home BDSP …

May 12, 2022 | 10:13 EDT

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Everything Announced At The Nintendo Indie World Showcase

Nintendo dropped another Indie World showcase earlier today, and as you might expect, it came complete with a number of exciting indie announcements for games coming to the Switch. Still no Hollow…

May 11, 2022 | 11:05 EDT

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Nintendo Cuts Switch Sales Forecast by 10%

Nintendo says it's expecting 10% fewer Nintendo Switch sales this year despite strong demand for the console. This revised forecast is largely due to the ongoing chip shortage, issues with the supply…

May 2, 2022 | 10:57 EDT

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Splatoon 3 Release Date Revealed For September

Nintendo has revealed the Splatoon 3 release date. The multiplayer arena shooter is coming to Nintendo Switch this September, bringing with it a host of new and returning maps, weapons, gameplay…

April 22, 2022 | 09:13 EDT

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Someone is Playing Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp Early

For those who aren't in the know, Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp has been delayed twice. The first time it was delayed from 2021 to Spring 2022 due to "more time for fine tuning" needed, and the…

April 11, 2022 | 12:16 EDT

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Nintendo Direct Presentation Announced For Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced a new Nintendo Direct presentation. It's airing tomorrow and it'll focus on Switch games due to launch in the first half of 2022, according to Nintendo. We're getting around 40…

February 8, 2022 | 09:09 EST

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Terraria 1.4 Switch Update Finally Launches

For several months, Terraria fans have had one question on their minds: when is Terraria 1.4 coming to Switch? Happily, today brings an answer to that question. The Terraria 1.4 Switch update,…

January 4, 2022 | 11:17 EST

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(Updated) Dev Ignores Switch Early Access Rule With Unfinished Game

Update January 6th 9:14AM - Dungeon Munchies publisher Chorus Worldwide has issued a statement addressing concerns that the Switch version of the game is incomplete...sort of. Here's the statement in…

January 3, 2022 | 12:33 EST

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Nintendo Switch Hits New Weekly Sales Record In UK And Europe

The Nintendo Switch doesn't seem to be showing any signs of slowing down, despite its relatively advanced age. Nintendo's console is more than four years into its life cycle, but it's just had its…

December 10, 2021 | 09:30 EST

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Medabots Classics Switch Port Allegedly Illegally Uses mGBA Emulator

An upcoming collection of Game Boy Medabots games allegedly appears to illegally use a Game Boy Advance emulator in its code. Medabots Classics Plus utilizes code from mGBA but doesn't credit the…

May 14, 2021 | 11:21 EDT

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(Updated) Zombies Ate My Neighbors And Ghoul Patrol Are Getting A Re-Release

Update 11/05 12:12PM - Zombies Ate My Neighbors and Ghoul Patrol have been officially announced as a double pack for Switch and other platforms. The games will set you back $14.99 and you can…

May 11, 2021 | 09:28 EDT

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Nintendo Is Making 30 Million Switch Units This Year To Meet Demand

Nintendo is to increase production of the Switch in order to meet demand this fiscal year. The Japanese gaming giant will manufacture a whopping 30 million Switch units, which is the highest…

May 3, 2021 | 11:42 EDT

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Nintendo Direct 2/17 Recap

After 530 days of waiting, the latest Nintendo Direct is finally here. It was one that is certainly a long time coming, with plenty of games to reveal and report on that I am sure players are eager…

February 17, 2021 | 05:07 EST

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First Full Nintendo Direct Since 2019 Coming Tomorrow

A new Nintendo Direct presentation has been announced. It'll air tomorrow and will focus on new info about Super Smash Bros Ultimate, as well as upcoming Switch games being released in the first half…

February 16, 2021 | 09:26 EST

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Four New Games Spring Onto Nintendo Switch Online

Four new games are on their way to Nintendo Switch Online. You're getting three action-packed SNES games and one NES puzzler. If you have a Japanese Switch Account, you can also grab a beloved cult…

February 10, 2021 | 09:16 EST

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Nintendo Slammed With Yet Another Joy-Con Lawsuit

A Quebecois woman has filed a lawsuit against Nintendo over Joy-Con drift. The lawsuit joins a number of others pursuing action against Nintendo over faulty hardware, with many consumers' Joy-Con…

January 20, 2021 | 11:00 EST

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New Pokemon Snap Release Date Set For April 30th

We finally have a New Pokemon Snap release date. The game, which will see you taking fun photos of all kinds of Pokemon, will launch for Nintendo Switch on April 30th. It'll bring with it a whole new…

January 14, 2021 | 08:52 EST

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Super Mario 3D World Bowser's Fury Gameplay Revealed

Nintendo has revealed some gameplay for the upcoming Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury. As well as a remastered version of the 2013 Wii U game, the package will also include a new open world-style…

January 12, 2021 | 09:55 EST

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Super Nintendo World Bands Are Also Switch Amiibo

Nintendo has revealed more information about Power-Up Bands, the wristbands it will offer at its new Super Nintendo World theme park. Specifically, the Power-Up Bands will have functionality similar…

December 29, 2020 | 11:12 EST

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Nintendo Leak Reveals Extreme Measures Taken To Track Hackers

An internal Nintendo leak has revealed measures the company took when approaching a 3DS homebrew hacker. The measures are rather extreme and apparently include surveillance of the individual in…

December 22, 2020 | 09:16 EST

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Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & The Blade Of Light Coming To The West

Famicom classic Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & The Blade of Light is coming to the West with an English localization for the first time. The first game in the Fire Emblem franchise is headed to…

October 22, 2020 | 10:18 EDT

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Nintendo Employee Advocated For Use of Emulators in Testing Games Found In Leak

The Nintendo Gigaleak continues, but this time we go some interesting tidbits of Nintendo History to sift through, and in one case, a Nintendo employee pushing the company to use ROMs. A few days…

October 2, 2020 | 11:30 EDT

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Pokemon Go Link To Pokemon Home Coming This Year

During today's Pokemon Sword and Shield DLC presentation, Nintendo revealed that the long-awaited link between Pokemon Go and cloud storage service Pokemon Home is coming soon. This will let you …

September 29, 2020 | 09:36 EDT

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French Consumer Group Targets Nintendo Over Joy-Con Drift

The Nintendo Switch Joy-Con drift saga continues. French consumer group L'UFC Que Choisir is pursuing legal action against Nintendo, alleging planned obsolescence and inadequate response to consumer…

September 23, 2020 | 09:03 EDT

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The Nintendo 3DS Has Officially Been Discontinued

It's official: the Nintendo 3DS family has been discontinued. This means that production of all 3DS models, including Nintendo 2DS and 2DS XL, has completely ceased. Nintendo will now be focusing…

September 17, 2020 | 08:15 EDT