News items tagged with 3ds

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam is just as wacky and enjoyable as any other past iteration of the series, but it fails to change things...

By Riley Little on 20 July 2018
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Any RPG fans worth their salt are probably familiar with Nintendo’s Mario & Luigi and Paper Mario series of games, even if they may not have enjoyed the recent entries in each property as much....

By Riley Little on 19 July 2018
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major press c...

By Rob Keyes on 19 July 2018
News Roundup: October 2, 2011

News Roundup: October 2, 2011

FIFA 12 and X-Men: Destiny led the releases this week as we close out September and say hello to the incredibly busy fall season. L...

By Rob Keyes on 19 July 2018
Monster Hunter Ultimate 4 (Zelda Items)

Monster Hunter Ultimate 4 (Zelda Items)

Although they are relatively rare in the business of protected IPs and brands, crossovers can oftentimes be big moneymakers in video games. Just look at Super Smash Bros. — a title that is typically...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 July 2018
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

If you can’t get enough of Marvel characters in the comic books and movies alone, then a new deliverance is on the way in the form of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, the new LEGO adventure featuring many,...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 19 July 2018
LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes

At Comic-Con 2013, we had the opportunity to play the latest iteration in Traveller’s Tales‘ LEGO series, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes — a title tailor made for the Comic-Con crowd. The demo included a...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 July 2018
'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

Without question, Capcom’s Monster Hunter is a global gaming phenomenon. Just three days after it launched last February, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the most recent release in the popular beast batt...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 July 2018
LEGO Dimensions Allows Players to Build Vehicles 3 Different Ways

LEGO Dimensions Allows Players to Build Vehicles 3 Different Ways

The toys-to-life genre of games has become quite crowded in recent years, with the likes of Disney Infinity and Nintendo’s amiibo coming onto the scene. That doesn’t seem to have deterred Warner Bro...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2018
Persona Q2 Announced

Persona Q2 Announced

Atlus has just revealed Persona Q2, and judging by the logo chosen to accompany the reveal, the gang from Persona 5 will be a part of the cast. The announcement came through a new website reserved fo...

By Curt Hutson on 18 July 2018
5 Franchises We Want to See in LEGO Dimensions

5 Franchises We Want to See in LEGO Dimensions

When LEGO Dimensions initially leaked, gamers couldn’t have guessed just how many franchises would be appearing in the toys-to-life...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2018
Nintendo Release Dates

Nintendo Release Dates

While Star Fox, as well as exciting newer IP like the localization of Yo-Kai Watch. With so few concrete plans for the holiday shopping season, it seemed like Nintendo may have thrown up the white...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2018
Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo announces a wide variety of video game deals for Wii U and 3DS, with big discounts up for grabs for titles such as Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, and Minecraft: Wii U Edition. The holiday seaso...

By Rob Gordon on 18 July 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

We sat down to chat with Nintendo Treehouse’s Demetrius Boggs about Xenoblade Chronicles X, Super Smash Bros., and Nintendo’s decision to localize this game. As many gamers are well aware, Nintendo’s...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2018
Worst Moments of E3 2012

Worst Moments of E3 2012

Written by Game Rant‘s Andrew Dyce and Anthony Taormina. E3 2012 has come and gone, and with it, another batch of press conferences, cinematic trailers, gameplay demonstrations and efforts by each...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 July 2018
The Monthly Game Guide

The Monthly Game Guide

Last month, we spoke of the phenomenon known only as The Summer Lull. During the Lull, less and less games are released causing gam...

By Anthony Mole on 17 July 2018
Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

One property that’s managed to bypass its initial fad label and continue to remain relevant in an ever-evolving industry is Pokemon. The RPG series’ popularity has not wavered in the slightest in it...

By Riley Little on 17 July 2018
Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

Once every year a gaggle of gamers, movie fans, comic aficionados, and major stars descend up San Diego, California to attend an ev...

By Riley Little on 17 July 2018
Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix has a very, very full booth at this year’s E3. Everything from action-adventure to role-playing, puzzle, and stealth, games were pouring out of every corner of the publisher’s massive sp...

By Curt Hutson on 17 July 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 16 July 2018
Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Black Friday is arriving early for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS platforms. Today Nintendo launched a holiday “Cyber Deals” pr...

By Rory Young on 16 July 2018
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Delayed to January 2016

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Delayed to January 2016

For the past several years, there has been a near-constant stream of LEGO games released by TT Games and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. With the series’ biggest project set to launch in lit...

By Brad Jones on 15 July 2018
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Free PlayStation DLC

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Free PlayStation DLC

Traveller’s Tales reveals that the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will enjoy two free DLC packs based on Marvel films. LEGO fans have been waiting a long time for L...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 July 2018
Skylanders Trap Team (The Discovery)

Skylanders Trap Team (The Discovery)

It was only a matter of time until Activision announced the next installment in its all too popular Skylanders series, but the company has finally unveiled its latest plans for its multi-billion dol...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2018
LEGO Avengers & LEGO Jurassic World Coming

LEGO Avengers & LEGO Jurassic World Coming

Although Traveller’s Tales’ LEGO games are annual staples that sometimes release two, or even three, at a time, so far the 2015 sla...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 July 2018
‘Duke Nukem Forever’ Takes Second Place In June Game Sales

‘Duke Nukem Forever’ Takes Second Place In June Game Sales

Important life lesson: Don’t get your expectations too high. Never is this more apparent than with Duke Nukem Forever. Almost a decade and a half of waiting for what was promised to be Duke’s biggest...

By C.J. Smillie on 14 July 2018
No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

With the upcoming FIFA 16, EA Sports will look to build upon the improvements made with recent games in the franchise. FIFA 15 offered up a polished soccer sim, with the title including a wealth of...

By Rob Gordon on 14 July 2018
World of Speed

World of Speed

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games and announcements as we delve into the second month of 2014 and inch closer to the release of some of our most anticipated games...

By Rob Keyes on 14 July 2018
Top Selling Games of August 2015

Top Selling Games of August 2015

While some people complain about the Madden franchise and often claim each new entry is a mere “roster update”, there’s a reason why EA releases a new game in the series each and every year. That re...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2018
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

After a string of solid games on the DS, a new Castlevania game has finally made its way onto the Nintendo 3DS in the form of Castl...

By Riley Little on 12 July 2018
Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Nintendo reveals the release date for the controversial Metroid spinoff game Metroid Prime: Federation Force, which will be available...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 July 2018
Nintendo Talks New Nintendo Game Criticism

Nintendo Talks New Nintendo Game Criticism

There were a lot of amazing games on display at E3 2015 last week. Fallout 4 got fans amped and ready to return to their favorite p...

By David Wharton on 11 July 2018
Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Nintendo entered E3 this year having released a number of high profile games for its struggling Wii U console over the past 12 months. After big releases like Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros, and a su...

By Derek Nichols on 11 July 2018
PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

There was a time not too long ago when people thought that video game consoles were on the verge of extinction; that the game indus...

By Kyree Leary on 06 July 2018
Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

One editor gives his take on Nintendo’s amiibo figurines and how they are currently being under-utilized by the company, suggesting they find a better purpose. Let me preface this whole thing by sayin...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2018
10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

With news breaking that Disney Infinity will be no more, we take a look at the ten greatest possible figurines that will never come t...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2018
Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity details the beginning of the end of online functionality for the toys-to-life franchise, and reveals that many gamers won’t even be able to play offline. After years of success, fans...

By Sarah Fields on 05 July 2018
Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

E3 saw the announcement of Metroid: Samus Returns for the 3DS, a remake of the classic Game Boy game, as well as an awesome pair of a...

By Rory Young on 03 July 2018
New Layton Out on 3DS Later This Year

New Layton Out on 3DS Later This Year

Level-5 announced today that the latest title in the Layton franchise, Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Cons...

By Rory Young on 02 July 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Reveal Trailer)

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Reveal Trailer)

It’s been a few months since we last heard any news about The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the forthcoming Marvel movie tie-in, but now it’s time to finally blow the lid of this thing. Activision has offic...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 July 2018
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Kingpin)

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Kingpin)

Movie tie-in games are often a dubious prospect – relying on cross-medium buzz, not quality gameplay, to sell a rushed product. Development turnaround on tie-games is notoriously tight and often lac...

By Ben Kendrick on 02 July 2018
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for...

By Jeff Schille on 01 July 2018
‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

It’s no secret that while the 3DS is coming on strong, both the Wii and the DS are headed for the sunset. If there were any lingering doubts, Nintendo‘s release schedule for the first quarter of 201...

By Jeff Schille on 01 July 2018
Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

For a game to market itself as a movie tie-in is, in most circumstances, an admittance of mediocrity. Sometimes though, the line isn’t quite so black and white. As of late, the Transformers series h...

By Ryan Blanchard on 01 July 2018
'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' to Merge Films & Games

'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' to Merge Films & Games

Following a highly anticipated teaser trailer during the 2014 Super Bowl, we’re finally receiving concrete details on Transformers: Age of Extinction – Michael Bay’s fourth Transformers series film....

By Ben Kendrick on 01 July 2018
'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' Release Date & Images

'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' Release Date & Images

Movie tie-in video games rarely make a splash as must-buy titles for hardcore players. Instead, the games are often marketed to the...

By Ben Kendrick on 01 July 2018
Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

All week long, rumors have been flying about the beloved platformer from Yacht Club Games, Shovel Knight. First it was being said that the Shovel Knight character was being added to Super Smash Bros...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2018
Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Selling over 1.5 million units and earning widespread critical acclaim, Shovel Knight is one of the most successful indie games of the last few years. Since its launch in 2014, the Shovel Knight exper...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2018
Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

As one of the most popular fighting games on the market, the Super Smash Bros. franchise has managed to gather an immense following thanks to its expansive roster of crossover characters and Nintend...

By Riley Little on 30 June 2018
Shovel Knight on PC Adds Battletoads

Shovel Knight on PC Adds Battletoads

Yacht Club Games continues to support the smash hit platformer Shovel Knight with expansions and free content updates. The PC version...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2018
News Wrap Up: Dark Souls 2, War Thunder on PS4, Borderlands 2 DLC & More!

News Wrap Up: Dark Souls 2, War Thunder on PS4, Borderlands 2 DLC & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun news bits for some of our recent favorites. We’re going to look at how Namco hopes to grow the Dar...

By Rob Keyes on 30 June 2018
LEGO Batman 3 Adds Batman '66

LEGO Batman 3 Adds Batman '66

While DC Comics fans all have their favorite iterations of Batman throughout the ages, there exist a few beloved versions that will always hold a special place in fans’ hearts. For example, Adam West...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 June 2018
LEGO Batman 3 Gets Batman Beyond DLC

LEGO Batman 3 Gets Batman Beyond DLC

The upcoming LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham looks set to expand upon previous games in the series by broadening its horizons consider...

By Brad Jones on 28 June 2018
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

Comic books have been a means of escapism and awe-inducing wonder for years, and their popularity has reached an all-time high thanks largely to the popular film adaptations of these iconic caped cr...

By Riley Little on 28 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But be...

By Rob Keyes on 27 June 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Shiny Zygarde Distribution

Pokemon Sun and Moon Shiny Zygarde Distribution

Early details on June’s upcoming Legendary Pokemon distribution event for Pokemon Sun, Pokemon Moon, Pokemon Ultra Sun, and Pokemon Ultra Moon have been made available. And it may be the most excit...

By Rory Young on 04 June 2018
Pokemon Sun & Moon Reveal Next Global Mission

Pokemon Sun & Moon Reveal Next Global Mission

Details on Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s second Global Mission event appear online, revealing a more realistic goal for players to conquer, and more enticing rewards. Even though Pokemon Sun and Moon smas...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

About a month ago, the European rating board known as PEGI officially rated the adventure game Detective Pikachu, which indicated the inevitability of the 3DS title coming to European and North Ame...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

For the past week, rumors have been swirling about Nintendo hosting a major Nintendo Direct on January 11. Nintendo still has yet to confirm or deny if such an event is in the works, but that hasn’...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2018
Need for Speed The Run

Need for Speed The Run

Although a full month remains before Need for Speed The Run lands on store shelves, today is a big day for the game. A brand new demo has just hit Xbox Live and PlayStation Network, and Electronic Ar...

By Jeff Schille on 28 April 2018
Michael Bay Helming Explosive ‘Need for Speed: The Run’ TV Spot

Michael Bay Helming Explosive ‘Need for Speed: The Run’ TV Spot

No one is safe from Michael Bay. From The Rock to Armageddon, Bad Boys I & II, and the Transformers movies, the “Bayhem” has been non-stop. What else could he possibly tackle? The superstar d...

By Tyler Schirado on 28 April 2018
Need for Speed: The Run (Multiplayer and Michael Bay trailers)

Need for Speed: The Run (Multiplayer and Michael Bay trailers)

Need for Speed: The Run is shaping up to be one of the must have racing titles during this already crowded holiday season. Today we have three trailers that show off the game’s multiplayer features,...

By Dwayne Holder on 28 April 2018
Mario Golf: World Tour

Mario Golf: World Tour

There aren’t many sports that Mario and his friends haven’t tackled by now, but each outing seems to rarely disappoint when it comes down to core gameplay. Mario Golf, however, is a franchise tha...

By Riley Little on 13 April 2018
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

There were a lot of things that gamers were hoping would be announced in today’s Nintendo Direct, but a majority of that information was expected to be release dates for previously confirmed soft...

By Riley Little on 13 April 2018
'Mario Golf: World Tour' Review Roundup: Easy Swinging

'Mario Golf: World Tour' Review Roundup: Easy Swinging

Over the years, Nintendo‘s iconic plumber has proven that there is no sport, activity, or even hobby that he and his friends won’t try. The game of golf ranks highly among them, but Nintendo fans...

By Andrew Dyce on 13 April 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

While DrDisRespect may dominate the conversation when it comes to Twitch these days, the hottest craze on the streaming service in 2014 was undoubtedly TwitchPlaysPokemon. Now in recognition of Twi...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

The Pokemon franchise has been evolving for quite some time. When Pokemon Black and White changed the face of modern day Pokemon adventures, it paved the way for more fully-realized worlds and more...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

To celebrate its anniversary, TwitchPlaysPokemon recently returned, giving chat users the chance to play through both Pokemon Red and Blue simultaneously. The games are still going on, but those on...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Exeggutor Statute is Ludicrous and Expensive

Pokemon Exeggutor Statute is Ludicrous and Expensive

There are few Pokemon as goofy as Exeggutor, and the version of the creature seen in Sun and Moon really upped the goofiness. The tropical theme was perfect for Exeggutor, so it naturally went thro...

By Curt Hutson on 21 March 2018
Zelda Maker: Nintendo Not Considering Mario Maker Spin

Zelda Maker: Nintendo Not Considering Mario Maker Spin

One of the more out-there releases in 2015 was Super Mario Maker for the Nintendo Wii U. While that particular game’s success was capped by the limited audience of the platform it arrived on, Ninte...

By Riley Little on 21 March 2018
Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

With the upcoming  adventure title Detective Pikachu set to hit store shelves next month, Nintendo has revealed more information on how the amiibo that is releasing alongside the game, will affect...

By A.J. Plautz on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Lycanroc Dusk Form Revealed

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Lycanroc Dusk Form Revealed

During an episode of the weekly Japanese variety show Pokenchi, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon director Shigeru Ohmori guest starred to make an announcement. Ohmori took the opportunity to reveal Pok...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offer Shiny Tapu Koko Today

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offer Shiny Tapu Koko Today

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo are releasing a special Shiny version of Tapu Koko today, available for all Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon players. The Electric/Fairy Legendary Pokemon may be better...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Teaser Features Unown?

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Teaser Features Unown?

Just ahead of E3 2017, Nintendo announced plans to release Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon before the end of the year. Now, a new teaser released via the Japanese Pokemon website seems to...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Dialga and Palkia Legendary Pokemon Event Starts Today

Dialga and Palkia Legendary Pokemon Event Starts Today

Today marks the start of the first Legendary Pokemon distribution event of 2018, the first of what Game Freak is describing as a “yearlong parade” of Legendary Pokemon. Owners of Pokemon Sun, Moon,...

By Rory Young on 10 February 2018
Nintendo Will Still Support 3DS Handheld

Nintendo Will Still Support 3DS Handheld

Nintendo has been on a hot streak of releasing high quality games the past several months, both for the Switch and the 3DS. However, now that the 3DS is no longer Nintendo’s newest and hottest hand...

By Davis Patrick on 06 February 2018
Detective Pikachu Might Come to Europe, North America

Detective Pikachu Might Come to Europe, North America

Just a couple of months ago, it was revealed that the Detective Pikachu live-action movie is slated to start filming next year. When it comes to news related to the Nintendo 3DS game on which the m...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 December 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Review

Fire Emblem Warriors Review

As one of the more divisive layouts in gaming today, Dynasty Warriors has never quite resonated with players outside of its niche audience. Still, there’s something inherently appealing about the l...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon‘s reign as an outstandingly popular game series continues, with the series picking up new acknowledgment for its accomplishments. According to a new report, 300 million copies of the game s...

By Sarah Fields on 06 December 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is full of new secrets to find and adventures to explore, even for players who managed to complete the original Sun and Moon releases last year. Some players have r...

By Denny Connolly on 03 December 2017
New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

While Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is only supposed to be an updated version of the 3DS titles with a few changes and some new Pokemon, players have discovered one touching addition to the game...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 December 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

With Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon releasing on November 17, countless Pokemon trainers will begin brand new journeys as they seek to become true Pokemon Champions and find out what new...

By John Jacques on 24 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Since the franchise started with Pokemon Red and Blue, Pokemon games have had Pokemon exclusive to each version. The idea behind this is that players have to find others with the opposite version o...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

In September, Pokemon fans in North America had a one-week opportunity to collect a limited edition Pikachu wearing Ash Ketchum’s hat. The promotion tied in with the theatrical run of Pokemon the M...

By John Jacques on 14 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

One of the creepiest new Pokemon introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon was Mimikyu. A ghost/fairy-type Pokemon, Mimikyu’s appearance is said to cause illness, and so it dresses itself up as Pikachu to...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon from Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon have leaked online, including what’s said to be the final form of the Legendary Pokemon Necrozma. A series of leaked images claiming to be...

By Rory Young on 11 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun & Moon Introduces Team Rainbow Rocket

Pokemon Ultra Sun & Moon Introduces Team Rainbow Rocket

It’s been over fifteen years since Team Rocket last showed up and, aside from Jesse, James, and Meowth in the long-running anime series, we’ve not seen anything of the villainous organization in re...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 06 November 2017
5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

Every hero has “their” villain. While a protagonist might face off against a myriad number of foes before their journey is done, there is always one that stands out among the rest as the perfect fo...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

When a video game series has run for as long as Pokemon has, there will inevitably be some repetition and overlap. One of the more understated strengths of the Nintendo-exclusive franchise has been...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 October 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Upon its debut in 2003, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga for the Game Boy Advance was a welcomed venture by RPG aficionados. Since then the company has continued to cater to this demand by turning...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2017
Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

The popularity of Pokemon continues to grow, and creatures like Pikachu are a household name. Some of those little critters are so darn huggable that fans often imagine what Pokemon would look like...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

Those who were heartbroken when the Nintendo 3DS XL Super NES Edition was released exclusively in Europe will be overjoyed to learn this charming console is heading to the US. The device won’t look l...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

During the most recent Pokemon-only Nintendo Direct presentation, many gamers the world over were disappointed to learn that the next core installments in the series would be locked to the 3DS/2DS...

By Riley Little on 21 October 2017
5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

The Pokemon series has been around since 1996, but while the style of the series and the platforms it can be played upon has changed, a lot of fans’ mindsets have stayed the same. Pokemon players w...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

The latest Pokemon title is set to arrive for the Nintendo 3DS in about a month, bringing with it many new features and enhancements from its predecessor. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon follow in...

By Derek Nichols on 16 October 2017
Warner Bros. Announces ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes’; Releasing This Fall

Warner Bros. Announces ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes’; Releasing This Fall

LEGO and Traveller’s Tales have today announced the next big property they are preparing to get the video game treatment, and it just might be the most exciting one yet. While franchises like DC Comic...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

The next promotional Pikachu is now available in Pokemon Sun & Moon. This week it’s the Unova Cap Pikachu that’s up for grabs, but this variant comes with a little something extra. The Unova C...

By Curt Hutson on 11 October 2017
Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Much to the delight of those that follow the beloved Nintendo science-fiction property, Metroid: Samus Returns is being praised as a wonderful return to form for the franchise. Our review of Samus...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2017
9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

The Pokemon series of games that has been running since 1996 has spawned many bizarre spin-offs and has sold millions of copies across the globe. Fortunately, the popularity of the franchise (and a...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

A new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon has arrived, bringing with it new information about trainers’ new quests in and around the Alola region. It seems that in this new take o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Monster Hunter Stories Review

Monster Hunter Stories Review

As one of Capcom’s flagship properties in Japan, Monster Hunter has struggled to resonate with western audiences. Perhaps this lingering desire to break through to a new demographic is what trigger...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

In the wake of news that Metroid Prime 4 had entered development for Nintendo Switch, the secondary reveal that a remake of Metroid 2: Return of Samus was en route struck many as the cherry on top...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

With Pokemon Sun and Moon having shipped more than 15 million units, there’s no doubt that the role-playing games from Game Freak have managed to become worldwide successes thanks to an ardent fan...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 October 2017
This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

After the positive critical reception to Metroid: Samus Returns, many fans are sure to be delighted by seeing the beloved bounty hunter return to the limelight. While the Nintendo 3DS title has lan...

By Riley Little on 04 October 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Review

Metroid: Samus Returns Review

It has been 13 years since the Metroid franchise last threw the titular Samus Aran into a side-scrolling shooter, and that’s a reality that’s been looked upon rather disparagingly by fans of the se...

By Riley Little on 03 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

The Pokemon Sun and Moon promotional event celebrating the new, upcoming Pokemon movie is still ongoing, and the next phase has begun. For the release of Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You, Nintendo h...

By Curt Hutson on 01 October 2017
Kratos in 'Shovel Knight'

Kratos in 'Shovel Knight'

For players who easily succumb to nostalgia, Shovel Knight was the best game of 2014. As a love letter to the long-lost days of 8-bit gaming, Yacht Club Games’ masterpiece revived the exacting pl...

By Christopher Gates on 29 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

The Pokemon Company has released a new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon, offering one of the first looks into the upcoming RPGs’ gameplay. That includes new features, like the P...

By Rory Young on 26 September 2017
Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Upon confirming that Pokemon Gold and Silver would be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS’s Virtual Console, many fans immediately began to wonder why Pokemon Crystal was left without a release as well....

By Riley Little on 26 September 2017
Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Several months ago during a Nintendo Direct presentation dedicated entirely to Pocket Monster news, it was confirmed that Pokemon Gold and Silver were slated for a Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console rele...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

It’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon fan, as the latest Nintendo Direct reveals more exciting details about the upcoming Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon. The new trailer for the game cove...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 September 2017
This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

It was a busy day for Nintendo, as the company held a brand new Direct event, giving fans a glimpse into its plans for the rest of 2017. While many fans were hoping for news on rumored Switch games...

By Derek Nichols on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Collecting all of the powerful Mega Stones in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon just got a whole lot easier, as Nintendo issues a new Mystery Gift code that will give players access to some fan-favorite...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 September 2017
More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

Later this year, Nintendo will launch Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon for the Nintendo 3DS, followed by a brand new Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch in either 2018 or 2019. Along with these al...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 September 2017
Miitopia Review

Miitopia Review

As a game that’s been available in Japan since last year, a number of vocal fans had been hoping that Miitopia would eventually make its way to English-speaking audiences – at least, that was the c...

By Riley Little on 07 September 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced with a trailer during E3 2017, fans of the franchise were understandably elated to learn that Nintendo was going to be putting out what is essentially a co...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 September 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Ever since the surprise announcement at E3 2017 that Nintendo would be releasing a re-imagining of the classic Game Boy title Metroid 2 with Metroid: Samus Returns – the first new entry in the ser...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

Nintendo has been systematically targeting gamers’ sense of nostalgia lately with its product offerings. Not only has Nintendo launched the NES Classic and started pre-orders for the SNES Classic,...

By Mark Knapp on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Today, Nintendo of Europe announced that Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon won’t be the only games from the franchise to be releasing for the 3DS during the fall of this year. As a matter of fact, t...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

An all new Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon trailer has been shared by the Pokemon Company, teasing new story details and revealing an all new look for the Alolan protagonist. The trailer...

By Rory Young on 23 August 2017
Hey! Pikmin Review

Hey! Pikmin Review

There’s no question that taking a three-dimensional title and transforming it into a 2D side-scroller is a risky venture, especially when the original property is as realtime strategy-driven as Pik...

By Riley Little on 22 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Nintendo and the Pokemon Company have officially confirmed Dusk Lycanroc as Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon‘s first new Pokemon, almost a week after Japanese media first made the reveal. W...

By Rory Young on 22 August 2017
10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

Pokemon is one of the most popular video game franchises in the world, as the series has sold over 250 million copies since being introduced in 1996. But Pokemon didn’t just become a sales success...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

Competitive gaming has taken a major turn in recent months, with one of the largest steps forward for eSports arriving through the reveal of the first seven cities involved in the official Overwatc...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2017
Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Nintendo is hitting Metroid fans with a double dose of good news today, as the company has announced an all-new Metroid-themed Nintendo 3DS XL to coincide with the launch of Metroid: Samus Returns....

By AJ Caulfield on 09 August 2017
Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo has begun to quietly ban 3DS owners’ devices from online services if they’ve hacked or modded their handheld. The remotely activated bans are hardware specific, meaning they’re limited sol...

By Rory Young on 07 August 2017
Dragon Quest 11 is a Massive Hit in Japan

Dragon Quest 11 is a Massive Hit in Japan

The Dragon Quest franchise has always been huge in Japan, and the recently-released Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age is no exception. After just two days on sale, the game has sold over 2...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 August 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

An upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon event has leaked and is arriving surprisingly soon. According to Serebii, a level 50 “Battle-Ready” Salazzle is going to become available exclusively from GameStop...

By Rory Young on 05 August 2017
New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

In the wake of the Switch’s formal unveiling, many had assumed that Nintendo would be moving on from its 3DS handheld in favor of providing support to its new portable/home gaming console hybrid. A...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Few partnerships are as iconic as the one between Rare and Nintendo, or at least that was the case prior to their split back in 2002....

By Riley Little on 02 August 2017
Ever Oasis Review

Ever Oasis Review

Coming at an odd time in the Nintendo 3DS lifecycle, Ever Oasis is not a blockbuster title that rivals the anticipation of something...

By Riley Little on 28 July 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced as part of E3 2017, fans of the Metroid series were excited to see another game in the seri...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2017
New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

Nintendo has officially revealed the end of production for the New Nintendo 3DS hardware in Japan. While no announcement was released...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Earlier this year, rumors founded on a data mine began to circulate that Nintendo was planning to release a revised edition of one of...

By Brad Jones on 19 July 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

When Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon were released, the titles did much to reinvigorate the main line Pokemon franchise with phenomenal...

By Rob Gordon on 15 July 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11, the latest single-player release in the hugely popular JRPG franchise, is reportedly coming Westward according to a...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

Nintendo has announced plans to drop the $249.99 price tag on the Nintendo 3DS to a much more affordable $169.99. Those who went out and purchased the 3DS on day one have probably been feeling a mi...

By Riley Little on 08 July 2017
Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

All things considered, the Nintendo Switch had a surprisingly strong showing at E3 2017, with Nintendo unveiling new footage of the s...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Nintendo today revealed and began its next major Pokemon Sun and Moon event, gifting five new previously unavailable Mega Stones to t...

By Rory Young on 26 June 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference at E3 2017 this year, it was laser focused on the Nintendo Switch. Fans got...

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

During the Nintendo Treehouse showcase following Nintendo’s official E3 2017 Spotlight, Metroid: Samus Returns was unveiled. The 2D g...

By Rory Young on 20 June 2017
Pokemon Gold and Silver En Route to 3DS Virtual Console

Pokemon Gold and Silver En Route to 3DS Virtual Console

During a Nintendo Direct presentation dedicated entirely to Pocket Monster news, it was confirmed that Pokemon Gold and Pokemon Silve...

By Riley Little on 19 June 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Reveal

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Reveal

Following a reveal-packed 25-minute showcase, Nintendo has been releasing additional news through its ongoing livestream. The largest...

By Riley Little on 19 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Anyone that tuned in for Nintendo’s E3 2017 showcase learned that Metroid is back in a big way, with two new games en route for both...

By Riley Little on 18 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

After weeks of speculation over an alleged new Pokemon title called Pokemon Stars that’s supposedly coming to the Nintendo Switch, th...

By Alexander Pan on 15 June 2017
Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

The long wait is finally at an end as Nintendo announced not one, but two new Metroid games during its E3 2017 presentation. While Me...

By Derek Nichols on 15 June 2017
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review

As one of the more ruthlessly challenging line of games currently in existence, Fire Emblem has laid claim to a very dedicated fan ba...

By Riley Little on 07 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Ship More Than 15 Million Units

Pokemon Sun and Moon Ship More Than 15 Million Units

According to Nintendo‘s recent report of its earnings for fiscal year 2017 ending on March 31, the company’s 2DS and 3DS role-playing...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2017
Usain Bolt Featured In New Pokemon Ad

Usain Bolt Featured In New Pokemon Ad

Olympic champion sprinter and the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, stars in a brand new commercial for Pokemon Sun and Moon. The Jama...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Ends Repairs for Original 3DS

Nintendo Ends Repairs for Original 3DS

With the release and incredible success of the Nintendo Switch, it seems Nintendo is ready to let go one of its previous handheld dev...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Mario Sports Superstars Trailer Shows Off 5 Sports

Mario Sports Superstars Trailer Shows Off 5 Sports

Another installment in the Super Mario Bros. mega-franchise is set to soon hit the Nintendo 3DS, and today, the company unveiled a br...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Nintendo President Promises a 'Big E3 This Year'

Nintendo President Promises a 'Big E3 This Year'

In recent years, fans have learned not to expect very much from Nintendo when it comes to E3. The company has shied away from spotlig...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Promises 3DS Game Announcements at E3 2017

Nintendo Promises 3DS Game Announcements at E3 2017

With the release of a new, high profile console like the Switch, the fate of older generation Nintendo devices were sure to be questi...

By Curt Hutson on 31 May 2017
New Nintendo 2DS XL Out July 28, $149.99

New Nintendo 2DS XL Out July 28, $149.99

Nintendo made a surprise announcement today, revealing the New Nintendo 2DS XL handheld console. The new handheld is an iteration on...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Pokemon: Catch Midnight Form Lycanroc This Week

Pokemon: Catch Midnight Form Lycanroc This Week

Both Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon have been hugely successful for Nintendo, shipping more than 15 million units since release, and pa...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offers Free Mega Stones to Players

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offers Free Mega Stones to Players

Nintendo and Game Freak are releasing another round of Mega Stones to Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon players. Not just one or two Mega...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Make Money Fast

Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Make Money Fast

In need of some extra cash while travelling the Alola Region? Here’s a helpful Pokemon Sun and Moon guide that details a few ways to...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

It would appear that 3DS owners will have the opportunity to travel to Beanbean Kingdom in the near future, according to some informa...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Developer Hiring for 3DS RPG

Pokemon Developer Hiring for 3DS RPG

With the launch of the Switch, many gamers have immediately had their heads turned towards Nintendo’s newest addition to its console...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Evolution Guide

Pokemon Sun and Moon Evolution Guide

Pokemon Sun and Moon are out now and we’ve put together a relatively spoiler-free list of all the new evolutions that are present in...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon May Have Game-Breaking Bug

Pokemon Sun & Moon May Have Game-Breaking Bug

Wannabe Pokemon Masters begin reporting a potential game breaking bug in Pokemon Sun and Moon that can allegedly wipe out all of play...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Fire Emblem Game Announced by Nintendo as April Fool's

Fire Emblem Game Announced by Nintendo as April Fool's

It’s the first of April and that means the time has come for the one holiday that has all gamers on edge – April Fool’s Day. For this...

By Alexander Pan on 31 May 2017
Wii U Sales Have Passed 12 Million Units Worldwide

Wii U Sales Have Passed 12 Million Units Worldwide

Nintendo reveals its Q3 financials, announcing the sales numbers for the Wii U, 3DS, amiibo figures, as well as games such as Super M...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 May 2017
Mario Sports Superstars Review

Mario Sports Superstars Review

Nintendo’s iconic cast of Super Mario characters haven’t been strangers to sports spin-offs throughout the years. Whether lacing up c...

By Riley Little on 23 April 2017
Over 7,000 Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Banned

Over 7,000 Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Banned

A couple months back, thousands of players were banned from accessing the online features in Pokemon Sun and Moon after altering thei...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 April 2017
WWE 12, SSX, Prototype 2, Serious Sam 3, NFS: The Run &  SWTOR

WWE 12, SSX, Prototype 2, Serious Sam 3, NFS: The Run & SWTOR

Game Rant is serving up a smorgasbord of trailers and videos from all of the recesses of the video game industry. Today you will find new trailers for Prototype 2, WWE ’12, Serious Sam 3: BFE, Need f...

By Tyler Schirado on 07 April 2017
Japanese Pokemon Players Get Ash's Hat For Pikachu

Japanese Pokemon Players Get Ash's Hat For Pikachu

A new promotion to coincide with the Japanese release of Pokemon: I Choose You has now been revealed. Viewers will be gifted a specia...

By Sarah Fields on 15 March 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon Mewtwo Mega Stones Promotion Today

Pokemon Sun & Moon Mewtwo Mega Stones Promotion Today

Players can score two different Mewtwo Mega Stones via a special Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon promotion running today only. Nintendo and Game Freak announced that Pokemon Sun and Moon owners can jump...

By Rory Young on 03 March 2017
Zelda Producer Reveals His Top Three Zelda Games

Zelda Producer Reveals His Top Three Zelda Games

Known for his extensive work on The Legend of Zelda series dating back to Ocarina of Time, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild pr...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 February 2017
Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review

Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review

Nintendo’s port of Yoshi’s Woolly World for the Nintendo 3DS delivers a cutesy platformer made portable, successfully bringing the dinosaur’s adorable pet pooch into the fold. It’s nothing...

By Riley Little on 08 February 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Complete Global Mission

Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Complete Global Mission

After twice failing to complete a global mission, Pokemon Sun and Moon players finally succeed in the game’s latest event centered around the Global Trading System. Despite high hopes for P...

By AJ Caulfield on 05 February 2017
Pokemon Sun/Moon: Why Do Players Fail Global Missions?

Pokemon Sun/Moon: Why Do Players Fail Global Missions?

Pokemon Sun and Moon players may be failing global missions due to a technical issue, as they are unable to register and log into their Pokemon Trainer Accounts. Since the game launched on...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 February 2017
Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King Review

Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King Review

Square Enix and Nintendo team up to release Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King outside of Japan, providing gamers with a wonderful JRPG to take with them on the go. As one of the mo...

By Riley Little on 30 January 2017
Nintendo is Bringing the Pikachu Yellow 3DS XL to NA

Nintendo is Bringing the Pikachu Yellow 3DS XL to NA

Nintendo isn’t done with special variants of its 3DS XL just yet, as the company has unveiled a brand new design featuring everybody’s favorite Pokemon, Pikachu. Given that the Switch blend...

By Brad Jones on 27 January 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Banned for Hacked Save Data

Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Banned for Hacked Save Data

The Pokemon Company bans thousands of Pokemon Sun and Moon accounts who have altered their save data, blocking them out of a number of the games’ features. It looks like the developers of P...

By Weston Albert on 27 January 2017
Pokemon Bank Now Works With Pokemon Sun & Moon

Pokemon Bank Now Works With Pokemon Sun & Moon

Nintendo rolls out the Pokemon Bank for Pokemon Sun & Moon today, offering the special bonus of a Mewnium Z-Crystal for users who sign up for the service. Pokemon Sun & Moon has bee...

By Sarah Fields on 25 January 2017
Nintendo Launching Legend of Zelda Sales

Nintendo Launching Legend of Zelda Sales

Nintendo announces a round of sales on a variety of The Legend of Zelda titles for the European Nintendo eShop, with discounts available on a number of classic games from the series. With t...

By Rob Gordon on 24 January 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Nintendo announces that the hack-and-slash action game crossover, Fire Emblem Warriors, will release on the Nintendo Switch and the 3DS handheld later this year. Last week during the Ninten...

By Weston Albert on 19 January 2017
Is Fire Emblem Fates Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Is Fire Emblem Fates Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Source code from Nintendo’s website seems to leak the news that Fire Emblem Fates is going to be announced for the Nintendo Switch at the next Nintendo Direct. On Wednesday, January 18th at...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 January 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Fail Second Global Mission

Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Fail Second Global Mission

Pokemon Sun and Moon players fail the game’s second global mission, as they are unable to catch or defeat 1 million Pokemon using the Island Scan feature. After failing the first global mi...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 January 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon's Weirdest Fan Theory Makes Sense

Pokemon Sun and Moon's Weirdest Fan Theory Makes Sense

A weird Pokemon Sun and Moon fan theory suggests that normal type Pokemon Komala isn’t a koala at all and that the Pokemon is actually a sentient log of wood. With the franchise having exis...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2017
Pokemon Player Wins Online Battle Using Cosmog

Pokemon Player Wins Online Battle Using Cosmog

One tremendously skilled Pokemon player takes it upon himself to attempt a sweep using the Nebula Pokemon Cosmog, and actually succeeds, wiping the enemy team. Sweeping an enemy team with a...

By Sarah Fields on 30 December 2016
10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

It can be challenging to find gifts for friends and family in your life, which is why Game Rant has put together a list featuring some of the very best ideas for Pokemon fans. For those tha...

By Riley Little on 29 December 2016
Dragon Quest 11 Trailer Shows Dragon Riding Gameplay

Dragon Quest 11 Trailer Shows Dragon Riding Gameplay

Excerpt from feature story about series’ history reveals that Dragon Quest 11 will feature new mechanics, including the ability to mount and ride dragons Fans who have been waiting for Drag...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 29 December 2016
Dragon Quest 11 Opening Cinematic and Gameplay Revealed

Dragon Quest 11 Opening Cinematic and Gameplay Revealed

Square Enix debuts Dragon Quest XI‘s opening cinematic, as well as gameplay from both the PS4 and 3DS versions of the game, at the Jump Festa 2017 convention. Jump Festa is one of Japan’s m...

By Rory Young on 20 December 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: 5 Competitive Tips From a Champion

Pokemon Sun & Moon: 5 Competitive Tips From a Champion

We chatted with Bennett Piercy, the Senior Division at the National Pokémon Championships in Indiana in 2015, and got the scoop on battling competitively in Pokemon Sun and Moon. There’s no...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2016
Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Nintendo’s port of Super Mario Maker is a great distraction for those that missed out on the Wii U installment, but it is lacking when compared to the console iteration. Upon the announceme...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Files Reveal Unused Buddy Feature

Pokemon Sun & Moon Files Reveal Unused Buddy Feature

Gamers discover unused buddy system animation assets in Pokemon Sun and Moon files, causing some gamers to wonder if the feature will be available on Nintendo Switch. With the release of Po...

By Boston Blake on 07 December 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

Pokemon Sun & Moon Release First Mythical Pokemon

North American audiences currently have the chance to capitalize on the official release of Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s first mythical creature from the games. It’s no secret that Nintendo’s Pok...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 December 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Sales Cross 3.7 Million

Pokemon Sun and Moon Sales Cross 3.7 Million

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon are setting sales records for the franchise in North America, crossing 3.7 million copies sold just two weeks after launching. Pokemon has always been, and con...

By Rory Young on 01 December 2016
Disturbing Pokemon Fan Theory Explains Mimikyu

Disturbing Pokemon Fan Theory Explains Mimikyu

Japanese Pokemon fans believe they have uncovered the secret origins of Mimikyu, the Pokemon which dons a costume to try and make itself look like Pikachu. Although the Pokemon Mimikyu was...

By John Jacques on 28 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Set UK Sales Records for Nintendo

Pokemon Sun and Moon Set UK Sales Records for Nintendo

Pokemon Sun and Moon break records for UK sales, becoming the fastest selling Nintendo games in history and taking the top spot from previous holder Wii Fit. Ever since the first games in...

By Rob Gordon on 28 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: Where To Find Evolution Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: Where To Find Evolution Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon players can force certain Pokemon evolutions with the help of the game’s Evolution Stones. Here is where players can find or purchase each stone. Pokemon Sun and Moon...

By Denny Connolly on 28 November 2016
Customers Mad at Amazon Over $99 3DS Deal

Customers Mad at Amazon Over $99 3DS Deal

Amazon faces criticism over its handling of a special 3DS deal this Black Friday, with Nintendo fans left frustrated over being unable to pick up the deal. This Black Friday has seen a huge...

By Rob Gordon on 25 November 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Characters Modded into Smash Bros.

Pokemon Sun & Moon Characters Modded into Smash Bros.

Two noteworthy characters from Nintendo’s RPGs Pokemon Sun and Moon make their way into Super Smash Bros. for Wii U via a new mod for the fighting game. It’s no secret that the recently rel...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 November 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Guide: How to Boost Friendship Fast

Pokemon Sun & Moon Guide: How to Boost Friendship Fast

Friendship is needed for several evolutions in Pokemon Sun and Moon, and if you want to evolve your favorite creatures as soon as possible, here’s a quick and easy way to do it. With Pokemo...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 24 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Where to Find Ultra Beasts

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Where to Find Ultra Beasts

Finding all of the Ultra Beasts in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon is no easy task, so we’ve compiled a handy guide on where each Alola Region Ultra Beast can be found! Once intrepid Pokemon a...

By John Jacques on 23 November 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: How to Farm Shiny Pokemon Easily

Pokemon Sun & Moon: How to Farm Shiny Pokemon Easily

Getting shiny Pokemon in Pokemon Sun and Moon is as rare as ever, but there is a method to make things a lot easier for players looking to get their hands on them. There’s a 1 in 8192 chanc...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 November 2016
Where to Catch Pichu in Pokemon Sun and Moon

Where to Catch Pichu in Pokemon Sun and Moon

Here’s how to find and capture the fan favorite pocket monster Pichu for trainers venturing out into the world of Pokemon Sun and Moon. It’s no secret that the overarching aim of any new Po...

By Brad Jones on 22 November 2016
Pokemon Sun/Moon Take Longer to Load on Standard 3DS

Pokemon Sun/Moon Take Longer to Load on Standard 3DS

According to a side-by-side comparison video, the recently released Pokemon Sun and Moon take longer to load on a standard 3DS versus the New Nintendo 3DS. With Pokemon Sun and Moon having...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: How to Transfer Ash-Greninja

Pokemon Sun and Moon: How to Transfer Ash-Greninja

Follow this guide to find out how to transfer the powerful and special Ash-Greninja from the Pokemon Sun/Moon 3DS demo to the full version of the game. The Pokemon franchise continues to be...

By Derek Nichols on 21 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Get Shiny Starter Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Get Shiny Starter Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Moon players can start the game off with a shiny Rowlet, Litten, or Popplio starter; but the task is going to take some serious grinding. Pokemon Sun and Moon have been out...

By Denny Connolly on 21 November 2016
Nintendo Offers $20,000 to Find 3DS Security Flaws

Nintendo Offers $20,000 to Find 3DS Security Flaws

In an attempt to curb piracy on the 3DS, Nintendo launches a program in which a $20,000 bounty will be offered to hackers who can find vulnerabilities in the console. One of the prevailing...

By Alexander Pan on 20 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Which Starter Is Right For You?

Players are able to choose either Rowlet, Litten, or Popplio when they start their adventure in Sun and Moon, but which Pokemon makes the most sense for their team? It’s one of the toughest...

By Riley Little on 19 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Coming to Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Sun and Moon Coming to Nintendo Switch

A Nintendo Switch version of Pokemon Sun and Moon is reportedly in the works and could feature more creatures to collect than the 3DS versions of the game. Undoubtedly, Pokemon Sun and Moon...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 November 2016
Nintendo Banning Pirated Copies of Pokemon Sun and Moon

Nintendo Banning Pirated Copies of Pokemon Sun and Moon

With just one more day until the release of Pokemon Sun and Moon, Nintendo ensure that all those who played leaked versions of the games will be punished severely. Pokemon Sun and Moon rele...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Trailer Reveals More Ultra Beasts

Pokemon Sun and Moon Trailer Reveals More Ultra Beasts

Just days before the games launch, Nintendo releases a new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon that reveals more Ultra Beasts, Z-Moves, and Alola form Pokemon. The release of Pokemon Sun and M...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Hoping to change things up, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon offer one of the most radical departures from the series’ longstanding formula. Fortunately, the gamble has paid off. If every facet...

By Riley Little on 15 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Give 'Splash' Move A Purpose

Pokemon Sun and Moon Give 'Splash' Move A Purpose

The most useless move in all of the Pokemon games, Splash, finally has a use in the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon, thanks to the new addition of Z-Moves. Since the release of the first Poke...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Version-Exclusive Creature Details

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Version-Exclusive Creature Details

Pokemon Sun and Moon are only a little under a week from launch, but one Reddit user has jumped the gun by revealing each game’s version-exclusive Pokemon. If the record-setting pre-orders...

By Alexander Pan on 12 November 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Retail Copies Leak

Pokemon Sun and Moon Retail Copies Leak

Pokemon Sun and Moon are only a little over a week from release, but many players appear to already have leaked access to the latest games in the Pokemon franchise. With a little over a we...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 10 November 2016
Pokemon Dev Discusses Future Of Franchise on 3DS

Pokemon Dev Discusses Future Of Franchise on 3DS

Game Freak veteran Junichi Masuda discusses the future of the Pokemon franchise, hinting at whether the series will see release on Nintendo’s Switch or 3DS. Although the official reveal of...

By Rob Gordon on 08 November 2016
Mario Party: Star Rush Review

Mario Party: Star Rush Review

Mario Party: Star Rush does a lot to recreate the feeling of couch-based multiplayer and pioneers with a handful of new modes, but succumbs to its portable limitations in time. The origina...

By Riley Little on 07 November 2016
Dragon Quest 8 Remake Gets New Release Date

Dragon Quest 8 Remake Gets New Release Date

Nintendo announces a new release date for the recently delayed Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King on Nintendo 3DS, and details some of its new features. During the November 2015 Nin...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 November 2016
Pokemon Generations: Two New Episodes Available Now

Pokemon Generations: Two New Episodes Available Now

Two new episodes of Pokemon Generations are out now – featuring an epic battle between Mega Rayquaza and Deoxys, as well as a haunting encounter in Eterna Forest. It’s that Pokemon time of...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 October 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Are Biggest Nintendo Pre-Orders Ever

Pokemon Sun & Moon Are Biggest Nintendo Pre-Orders Ever

Nintendo announces that the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon are the most pre-ordered games in the company’s longstanding history, shattering existing records. It’s odd to think that...

By Riley Little on 28 October 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Final Starter Evolutions and More

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Final Starter Evolutions and More

A new trailer arrives for Pokemon Sun and Moon, revealing the starter creature final evolutions, guardian deities, and the return of classic trainers. As we get ever closer the arrival of P...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 27 October 2016
Nintendo Reveals the Top Selling 3DS and Wii U Games

Nintendo Reveals the Top Selling 3DS and Wii U Games

Nintendo announces updated sales figures for Wii U and 3DS software, revealing the top 10 best selling games for each system, and proving Mario is still a money maker. In Nintendo’s latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2016
Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

In Nintendo’s latest financial earnings report, the company reveals that the Wii U continues to struggle in sales, but 3DS is enjoying a sales bump thanks to Pokemon GO. It’s no secret that...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2016
GR Pick: Fan Creates Emotional Pokemon Commercial

GR Pick: Fan Creates Emotional Pokemon Commercial

Pokemon fans create a touching video telling a story of a gamer who loved Pokemon as a child meeting the latest iteration – Pokemon Sun & Moon – as an adult. Every gamer experiences no...

By Sarah Fields on 24 October 2016
Pokémon Sun and Moon: Is Yungoos Based on Donald Trump?

Pokémon Sun and Moon: Is Yungoos Based on Donald Trump?

Pokemon Sun and Moon producer Junichi Masuda addresses the rumor that the Pokemon Yungoos and its evolved form Gumshoos are based on the appearance of Donald Trump. If the recently leaked...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 October 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Demo Gets Datamined

Pokemon Sun and Moon Demo Gets Datamined

Datamining in the new Pokemon Sun and Moon demo seems to reveal new Pokemon, new Alola forms, the starter creatures’ final evolutions, and a new kind of Pikachu. The demo for Nintendo’s upc...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 October 2016
Mythical Pokemon Volcanion Codes Hit GameStop and GAME

Mythical Pokemon Volcanion Codes Hit GameStop and GAME

GameStop and GAME offer a special download code that will allow players with copies of Pokemon X & Y or Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire to receive a Volcanion. Catching ’em all in the Pok...

By Sarah Fields on 11 October 2016
Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits Review

Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits Review

The arrival of Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits provides fans with a familiar experience that changes very, very little when compared to the first iteration of the series. Initially billed as...

By Riley Little on 09 October 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Starter Evolutions Revealed

Pokemon Sun and Moon Starter Evolutions Revealed

New starter evolutions for Pokemon Sun and Moon are revealed, alongside the announcement that Greninja’s powerful new form is finally playable in the game’s demo. With just over a month to...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 04 October 2016
Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is an engaging remake of a well-liked classic that brings some much needed paint and portability to the overly long game. In 2016, gamers ha...

By Riley Little on 28 September 2016
3DS Super Mario Maker Doesn't Have 3D Graphics

3DS Super Mario Maker Doesn't Have 3D Graphics

Pre-order box art for the 3DS port of Super Mario Maker reveals that the game won’t make use of the 3D functionality that the handheld device is named for. The Wii U has had a rough run sin...

By Sarah Fields on 22 September 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

Pokemon Sun and Moon: New Creatures Announced

The Pokemon Company unveils more new Pokemon for upcoming titles Pokemon Sun and Moon, but also announces that the Pokemon Bank feature will not be available at launch. With the release of...

By Rob Gordon on 20 September 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: All the New Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Moon: All the New Pokemon

Updated 9/21/2016 A complete list of all the new Pokemon revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon so far, including Alola-specific creatures, Alolan form Pokemon, Ultra Beasts, and more! Whenever new main s...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 September 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon New 3DS XL Revealed

Pokemon Sun & Moon New 3DS XL Revealed

Nintendo announces a Pokemon Sun & Moon-themed New Nintendo 3DS XL, with cover art highlighting the game’s two new legendary Pokemon, Solgaleo and Lunala. With a new iteration of the lo...

By Sarah Fields on 14 September 2016
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice Review

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice Review

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice is sure to please fans with its engaging story and sharp humor, but the gameplay formula is starting to show its age. Originally, Ace Attor...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2016
Super Mario Maker is Coming to 3DS

Super Mario Maker is Coming to 3DS

Nintendo reveals that creativity-focused Wii U platformer Super Mario Maker is going to be released for the 3DS, with a launch date set for December 2, 2016. Although the Wii U is a console...

By Rob Gordon on 01 September 2016
New 3DS-Centered Nintendo Direct This Thursday

New 3DS-Centered Nintendo Direct This Thursday

Nintendo announces a new Nintendo Direct for this coming Thursday, September 1, 2016, that will focus all of its attention on the 3DS and its line of games. The next Nintendo Direct will...

By Curt Hutson on 30 August 2016
New Nintendo 3DS XL Galaxy Model Releasing This Week

New Nintendo 3DS XL Galaxy Model Releasing This Week

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime reveals the Galaxy Style New Nintendo 3DS XL, which features the image of a lavender galaxy on the replaceable plate. In addition to multipl...

By Sarah Fields on 29 August 2016
A Pokemon and Fire Emblem Crossover Almost Happened

A Pokemon and Fire Emblem Crossover Almost Happened

In a new interview with the creative heads behind Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE it’s revealed that the team initially wanted to cross Fire Emblem over with the ever-popular Pokemon. Crossover...

By Riley Little on 23 August 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Get Crab With Boxing Gloves

Pokemon Sun and Moon Get Crab With Boxing Gloves

The Pokemon Company releases a new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon, revealing the new Pokemon Crabrawler, Sandygast, Palossand, and Stufful and their abilities. Just yesterday, The Pokem...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 August 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets New Fire/Dragon Type Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets New Fire/Dragon Type Pokemon

The Pokemon Company releases a new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon, revealing the brand new fire/dragon type Pokemon Turtonator, which has an exclusive move. In the world of Pokemon, the...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 August 2016
Pokemon Go Helped 3DS Sales, According to Nintendo

Pokemon Go Helped 3DS Sales, According to Nintendo

Nintendo claims that the success of Pokemon GO helps to raise sales of the 3DS, as the handheld console gets named as the best selling system of July 2015. Earlier this year we claimed th...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 August 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: Meet Team Skull In Latest Trailer

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Meet Team Skull In Latest Trailer

The Pokemon Company releases its latest trailer for the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon games, showcasing a number of previously leaked creatures and the fearsome Team Skull. Catchi...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: Never Before Seen Alola Form Leaks

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Never Before Seen Alola Form Leaks

While fans are eager to see the new Pokemon that await them in Sun and Moon later this year, a new leak has seemingly arrived confirming a handful of new creatures. A number of new photos...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2016
New Pokemon and Alolan Forms Leak

New Pokemon and Alolan Forms Leak

Pokemon Sun and Moon will see even more classic creatures getting new Alolan forms as Meowth and Marowak join the party – alongside several never-seen-before Pokemon. Japanese magazine C...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 09 August 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: Latest Trailer Reveals Alola Forms

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Latest Trailer Reveals Alola Forms

Existing Pokemon are set to receive a complete makeover, while all monsters prepare to embrace brand new and insanely powerful Z-Moves, in Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s latest trailer. Nintendo...

By Riley Little on 01 August 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: In Defense of the New Alola Forms

Pokemon Sun & Moon: In Defense of the New Alola Forms

One Game Rant editor takes a look at the inspiration for the new Alola forms in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon in an attempt to defend the premise of such creatures. Messing with longstandi...

By Riley Little on 31 July 2016
Nintendo Suffers Massive Loss in Early 2016

Nintendo Suffers Massive Loss in Early 2016

Nintendo releases its financial results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year, reporting a massive decline in sales compared to the same period in 2015. The recent success of Pokemon GO ...

By Alexander Pan on 27 July 2016
Console Sales Are Slowing Down, According to June NPD

Console Sales Are Slowing Down, According to June NPD

New sales numbers released by consumer market research firm the NPD Group indicate that console sales are struggling more than gamers might have expected. The state of video game consoles has been...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 July 2016
Detective Pikachu to be First Live Action Pokemon Film

Detective Pikachu to be First Live Action Pokemon Film

Legendary Pictures announces its acquisition of the film rights to the Pokemon franchise, with the first live action Pokemon film focusing on Detective Pikachu. A few months ago, reports indicated...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Six New Pokemon Revealed

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Six New Pokemon Revealed

A new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon drops, revealing six new Pokemon and two new features for the franchise in the form of online competitions and hyper training. While Pokemon fans may be busy...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Two New Pokemon Revealed

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Two New Pokemon Revealed

Pokemon gets even more exciting news, as two strange-looking new creatures are revealed by CoroCoro magazine for the main series Pokemon Sun and Moon titles. With all the excitement for Niantic In...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 July 2016
Nintendo Patents Handheld Device; Could it Be for NX?

Nintendo Patents Handheld Device; Could it Be for NX?

Nintendo files yet another patent for a handheld gaming device with a touchscreen, prompting speculation that it is to be the controller for the upcoming Nintendo NX. When Nintendo announced that Nin...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 July 2016
7 New Pokemon Revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon

7 New Pokemon Revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon

The Japanese Pokemon YouTube channel release a new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon, revealing 7 brand-new creatures that will feature in the upcoming games. Exciting news for Pokemon fans, as the of...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 June 2016
Kirby: Planet Robobot Review

Kirby: Planet Robobot Review

Nintendo’s Kirby: Planet Robobot introduces the pink protagonist to a brand new platforming mechanic in the form of a giant mech suit, and the end result is rather refreshing. Some may feel as if t...

By Riley Little on 28 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Players who have completed Mighty No. 9 are claiming that the credits are over four hours long — which means that they’re actually a little longer than the game itself. After several years of anticip...

By Brad Jones on 24 June 2016
Opinion: Nintendo Is On The Verge Of A Renaissance

Opinion: Nintendo Is On The Verge Of A Renaissance

Following Nintendo’s well-received E3 demo of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, one writer looks at how E3 2016 could mark the start of a resurgence for the big N. In the last four or so gener...

By Alexander Pan on 22 June 2016
New Mario Amiibos Announced

New Mario Amiibos Announced

Nintendo announces a new set of Mario amiibos that is set to launch at the end of this year, with Waluigi, Wario, Donkey Kong, and Daisy set to become available. This year’s E3 saw two games receive...

By Rob Gordon on 14 June 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gameplay and Details

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gameplay and Details

 Nintendo reveals further information about Pokemon Sun and Moon during its E3 2016 Nintendo Treehouse event, through an extended live gameplay session. Although Nintendo started off its E3 2016 Nint...

By Rob Gordon on 14 June 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Trailer Shows Off Zygarde Formes

Pokemon Sun & Moon Trailer Shows Off Zygarde Formes

In a recent trailer, Nintendo reveals two new formes for returning legendary Zygarde, which will be available to use for the first time in Pokemon Sun and Moon. A brand new Pokemon Sun and Moon trail...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 June 2016
Two New Pokemon Revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon

Two New Pokemon Revealed for Pokemon Sun and Moon

The upcoming edition of CoroCoro magazine reveals two new Pokemon via a set of leaked images, further adding to the number of obtainable creatures in Pokemon Sun and Moon.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 June 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Legendaries Revealed!

Pokemon Sun and Moon Legendaries Revealed!

Nintendo releases a new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon that officially reveals the games’ new legendary Pokemon, detailing their types and new moves. As much as a new setting, new character...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 June 2016
Pokemon Fans in Hong Kong Protest Pikachu's Name Change

Pokemon Fans in Hong Kong Protest Pikachu's Name Change

Diehard Pokemon fans protest in front of the Japanese Consulate in Hong Kong in a bid to stop Nintendo from changing the name of the most iconic Pocket Monster of all time, Pikachu. Part of what make...

By Riley Little on 30 May 2016
Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

The newest Mighty No. 9 trailer is getting pummeled by negative responses due to its hokey marketing combined with the latent frustrations of those who are still bitter about the game’s numerous dela...

By Curt Hutson on 28 May 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon Makes Me Want to Play Pokemon Again

Pokemon Sun & Moon Makes Me Want to Play Pokemon Again

Pokemon has some very dedicated fans. One writer who bailed on the series years ago, however, is coming back for Pokemon Sun and Moon specifically, and shares his reasoning. I can remember exactly w...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 May 2016
More Pokemon Sun & Moon Details Coming Next Month

More Pokemon Sun & Moon Details Coming Next Month

The Pokemon Company officially announces the intention to reveal more information for its forthcoming Nintendo 3DS titles, Pokemon Sun and Moon, next month. According to a tweet from The Pokemon Comp...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 May 2016
10 Pokemon That Need Mega Evolutions in Sun and Moon

10 Pokemon That Need Mega Evolutions in Sun and Moon

As anticipation for Pokemon Sun and Moon reaches a fever pitch, we can’t help but speculate on which Pocket Monsters will secure Mega Evolutions in the pair of new games. Despite being the two most a...

By Riley Little on 19 May 2016
Brand New Pokemon From Sun and Moon Leaked

Brand New Pokemon From Sun and Moon Leaked

Japanese gaming publication CoroCoro releases a trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon featuring a little bit of new footage, and it contains a brand new never before seen monster. At this point, it’s no s...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2016
Disney Art Academy Review

Disney Art Academy Review

The latest Art Academy title arrives, throwing in the ability to draw iconic Disney characters. It’s a solid and soothing way to kill time, but is a little basic in its delivery. I’ll open this revie...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: Rowlet is the Greatest Pokemon Ever

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Rowlet is the Greatest Pokemon Ever

With the starter monsters for Pokemon Sun and Moon now made official, one editor claims that the Grass/Flying-type Rowlet is the greatest Pokemon ever. If you’ve clicked this to tell me about Chariza...

By Riley Little on 11 May 2016
Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The latest trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens confirms that the film’s cast will do voice-work for the game, including Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley. As if a Star Wars property could ever...

By Rory Young on 24 April 2016
Over 10 New Pokemon Coming in Sun and Moon

Over 10 New Pokemon Coming in Sun and Moon

While the new Pokemon Sun and Moon footage was a huge disappointment, Junichi Masuda confirms that there will be over 10 new creatures coming to the games. During a Japanese variety show that aired o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 05 April 2016
Street Fighter Producer Would Like a Nintendo vs Capcom

Street Fighter Producer Would Like a Nintendo vs Capcom

The producer for Street Fighter, Yoshinori Ono, reveals in a that he would like to see a brand new fighting game that pits Capcom’s characters against iconic Nintendo mascots. Nowadays many fighting...

By Riley Little on 05 April 2016
Pokemon Trainers Can Now Download the Legendary Jirachi

Pokemon Trainers Can Now Download the Legendary Jirachi

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Pokemon, Nintendo has announced that the legendary Pocket Monster Jirachi is now available to download for avid trainers. As many fans are probably well aware by n...

By Riley Little on 05 April 2016
Hyrule Warriors Legends Adds Link's Awakening DLC

Hyrule Warriors Legends Adds Link's Awakening DLC

Hyrule Warriors is set to receive a Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening themed DLC pack, with fan favorite character Marin making the jump from the Game Boy title to the battlefield of Hyrule Warriors....

By Evan Hopkins on 30 March 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon's First Footage Coming Next Sunday

Pokemon Sun and Moon's First Footage Coming Next Sunday

Serebii.net reveals that the first footage of Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon will premiere next Sunday, April 3rd on Gathering at the Pokemon House in Japan. Pokemon fanatics likely can’t wait to see w...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 March 2016
Hyrule Warriors Legends Review

Hyrule Warriors Legends Review

Hyrule Warriors Legends is a worthy port of the original The Legend of Zelda spin-off, allowing fans to take the game with them on the go – with a few noteworthy additions. Nintendo has, in recent y...

By Riley Little on 19 March 2016
Pokemon Has Sold Over 200 Million Copies

Pokemon Has Sold Over 200 Million Copies

The Pokemon Company releases new information about the success of Nintendo’s second largest franchise, showing incredible sales from the main series alone. We’ve always know that Pokemon is a hugely...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 March 2016
Pokemon's Creative Design Director Eric Medalle Killed

Pokemon's Creative Design Director Eric Medalle Killed

Sources confirm that Eric Medalle, the creative design director for The Pokemon Company, has tragically passed away during a recent windstorm in Washington state. It’s never a happy day when we have...

By Riley Little on 16 March 2016
6 Things We'd Like to See in Pokemon Sun and Moon

6 Things We'd Like to See in Pokemon Sun and Moon

As we wait for the release of the recently announced Pokemon Sun and Moon, Game Rant takes a look at what features we’d like to see in the upcoming titles. Despite the excitement of Pokemon Sun and M...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 March 2016
I'm in My Mid-Twenties And I Still Play Pokemon

I'm in My Mid-Twenties And I Still Play Pokemon

One editor talks about why he still finds Pokemon a great series as he’s grown into his mid-twenties, and why it’s okay to still play the franchise after all these years. It’s almost hard to imagine...

By Riley Little on 12 March 2016
Monster Hunter Generations is Coming to 3DS

Monster Hunter Generations is Coming to 3DS

Nintendo confirms that Monster Hunter X is going to be making its way West this summer under a brand new title, and will now be known as Monster Hunter Generations. When Monster Hunter X was released...

By Rob Gordon on 04 March 2016
New Nintendo 3DS XL Looks Like a Super Famicom Console

New Nintendo 3DS XL Looks Like a Super Famicom Console

The latest Japanese Nintendo Direct broadcast reveals a new, Japan-exclusive Nintendo 3DS XL model that’s aesthetically based on the classic Super Famicom console. After Nintendo announced that their...

By Alexander Pan on 04 March 2016
Nintendo Direct Airing Tomorrow

Nintendo Direct Airing Tomorrow

Nintendo announces a Nintendo Direct presentation to air tomorrow, March 3rd, at 5pm Eastern time. The presentation will focus on upcoming Wii U and 3DS games. With the release of Fire Emblem Fates,...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 March 2016
Pokemon Yellow: How To Catch Bulbasaur

Pokemon Yellow: How To Catch Bulbasaur

With Pokemon Yellow now officially available on the Nintendo 3DS, we’ve made a guide detailing how to catch one of the original three starter Pokemon – Bulbasaur. As any aspiring Pokemon Master has c...

By Riley Little on 29 February 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Set in a Tropical Area?

Pokemon Sun and Moon Set in a Tropical Area?

Analysis of the recent announcement trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon on the Nintendo 3DS possibly reveals that the games will be set in a tropical area. In a recent Pokemon-themed Nintendo Direct, th...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 February 2016
Pokemon Sun and Moon Announced for Nintendo 3DS

Pokemon Sun and Moon Announced for Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo finally pulls the curtain off of the next core iterations of the Pocket Monster franchise, Pokemon Sun and Moon, showing off just a glimpse of the titles. At this point, gamers would be forg...

By Riley Little on 26 February 2016
Pokemon: It's Time For Sequels to Red and Blue

Pokemon: It's Time For Sequels to Red and Blue

Pokemon turns 20 this year, so one editor makes an argument for Nintendo to release proper sequels to the games that launched the series in North America – Pokemon Red and Blue. As many gamers are w...

By Riley Little on 24 February 2016
Super Smash Bros. Creator Considered Adding Geno

Super Smash Bros. Creator Considered Adding Geno

With final DLC characters being locked in for Super Smash Bros., the series’ creator confirms that the fan-favorite Geno was considered for a spot on the game’s roster. There’s little question that S...

By Riley Little on 23 February 2016
Opinion: The Video Game Review Scale Has Problems

Opinion: The Video Game Review Scale Has Problems

One editor talks about the current scale in which video games are rated, and how many reviewers opt to limit scores based on the norms of the industry. Let me preface this entire piece with the fact...

By Riley Little on 20 February 2016
Pokemon Red, Blue, Yellow 3DS Trailer

Pokemon Red, Blue, Yellow 3DS Trailer

In preparation for Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow arriving on the Nintendo 3DS later this month, a new trailer surfaces that’s sure to bring back fond memories for fans. This year marks the 20th anniv...

By Brad Jones on 18 February 2016
Amiibo Are Killing My Enthusiasm for Nintendo

Amiibo Are Killing My Enthusiasm for Nintendo

Amiibo are the NFC figures that Nintendo has made a fortune on since their release in 2014. However, one writer thinks amiibo are negatively impacting the Big N’s games. My all-time favorite Zelda ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2016
Nintendo Officially Reveals New Pokemon Magearna

Nintendo Officially Reveals New Pokemon Magearna

New Mythical Pokemon Magearna gets its official reveal from Nintendo. The company also details the creature’s role in the upcoming 2016 Pokemon movie. A brand new Mythical Pokemon has been unveiled b...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 February 2016
Nintendo Reveals A Brand New Pokemon Called Magiana

Nintendo Reveals A Brand New Pokemon Called Magiana

Nintendo announces a brand new Pokemon named Magiana through Japanese gaming magazine CoroCoro, where it’s revealed that the creature is a man-made monster. As a Pokemon Master, the challenge of catc...

By Riley Little on 10 February 2016
Fire Emblem Fates Drops Japanese Voice Option

Fire Emblem Fates Drops Japanese Voice Option

Another feature removed from the Western version of Fire Emblem Fates, Nintendo have confirmed that the title will not contain the original Japanese audio. In a controversial move, Nintendo have reve...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 February 2016
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

TT Fusion announces that LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have additional story information that wasn’t present in the actual Force Awakens film. When one considers that the original LEGO Star...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 February 2016
Kid Adorably Apologizes to Nintendo for Breaking His 3DS

Kid Adorably Apologizes to Nintendo for Breaking His 3DS

An eight year old boy in Japan writes Nintendo a handwritten apology letter after accidentally breaking his Nintendo 3DS by leaving it in a bag with a leaky thermos. While some kids are out there spe...

By John Jacques on 04 February 2016
Top Selling Amiibo Around the World in 2015 Revealed

Top Selling Amiibo Around the World in 2015 Revealed

Nintendo releases statistics detailing the best-selling amiibo throughout the world, allowing people to see which of the figures are the most popular. The introduction of amiibo by Nintendo in 2014 w...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 03 February 2016
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Announced

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Announced

Warner Bros. announces the development of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, featuring Rey, Finn, Kylo Ren, BB-8, Poe, Han Solo, Chewbacca, and more. The news was leaked earlier this morning, but War...

By Rory Young on 03 February 2016
Super Smash Bros. Bayonetta and Corrin DLC Release Date

Super Smash Bros. Bayonetta and Corrin DLC Release Date

Nintendo announces the official release date of Bayonetta, Corrin, and the sixth wave of Mii Fighter costumes coming to Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U. Nintendo has officially announced the rele...

By Sarah Fields on 31 January 2016
Nintendo Releasing a Mythical Pokemon Every Month

Nintendo Releasing a Mythical Pokemon Every Month

Nintendo announces plans to celebrate the 20th Pokemon anniversary by releasing monthly downloadable mythical Pokemon, starting this February with Mew. Nintendo has allowed gamers to download and unl...

By Sarah Fields on 29 January 2016
Rumor: New Smash Bros. Set To Launch With Nintendo NX

Rumor: New Smash Bros. Set To Launch With Nintendo NX

A consultant for Katan Games Ltd. reports that Bandai Namco is allegedly hard at work on a new Super Smash Bros. title for Nintendo’s mysterious NX console. As one of the largest properties at Ninten...

By Riley Little on 29 January 2016
Fans Start Petition to Have Danny DeVito Voice Detective Pikachu

Fans Start Petition to Have Danny DeVito Voice Detective Pikachu

Gamers start a grassroots effort via an online petition to have Nintendo hire actor Danny DeVito as the voice of Pikachu in the recently revealed Detective Pikachu game. When word got out that Ninten...

By Riley Little on 28 January 2016
Fire Emblem Fates Censored Again

Fire Emblem Fates Censored Again

Nintendo confirms that the “petting” mechanic in Fire Emblem Fates is being completely removed from all versions of the game releasing outside of Japan. Nintendo’s upcoming Fire Emblem Fates, the hig...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 January 2016
Detective Pikachu Trailer

Detective Pikachu Trailer

Nintendo reveals Detective Pikachu, an oddball 3DS Pokemon spin-off that puts gamers in the shoes of a talking, coffee drinking, mystery solving Pikachu. Originally hitting Japanese shelves in 1998,...

By Evan Hopkins on 27 January 2016
Nintendo Will Release NX Portable Version in 2016

Nintendo Will Release NX Portable Version in 2016

The latest Nintendo NX reports suggest that an affordable handheld component is set to launch in November 2016 and the home console will follow in 2017. Nintendo may not be ready to reveal any detail...

By Denny Connolly on 22 January 2016
Fire Emblem Fates Axes Controversial Scene in the West

Fire Emblem Fates Axes Controversial Scene in the West

Nintendo announces that a certain scene is being censored for the upcoming release of Fire Emblem Fates, finding it inappropriate for western audiences. In the latest attempt to convert a game in ord...

By Sarah Fields on 22 January 2016
Pokemon Red, Blue Re-Releases Won't Have Restore Points

Pokemon Red, Blue Re-Releases Won't Have Restore Points

The manual for Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow reveals that restore points and 3DS save backups won’t work on the titles, as well as detailing the trading connection system. Since its inception, the Po...

By Sarah Fields on 21 January 2016
Dragon Ball: Project Fusion Coming to Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Ball: Project Fusion Coming to Nintendo 3DS

Fans of the Dragon Ball series are in for a good year, as a report from Japan surfaces that reveals Bandai Namco is working on the brand new Dragon Ball: Project Fusion RPG. The report first appeared...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 January 2016
Bravely Second: End Layer Release Date

Bravely Second: End Layer Release Date

Square Enix reveals when US gamers can finally expect to get their hands on the sequel to one of 2014’s sleeper hit titles, and it will be sooner rather than later. Bravely Second: End Layer will hav...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 January 2016
Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Unreal Engine Remake

Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Unreal Engine Remake

Popular creator and YouTuber CryZENx recreates the Temple of Time from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time by utilizing the power of Unreal Engine 4. About four months ago, a dedicated fan of The Le...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 January 2016
Final Fantasy Explorers Shows Tiny Cloud in Action

Final Fantasy Explorers Shows Tiny Cloud in Action

Square Enix releases a new trailer for Final Fantasy Explorers, showcasing the gameplay, summons, and combat abilities of Final Fantasy series protagonists. With just over a week left before its worl...

By Sarah Fields on 20 January 2016
Why 2016 Will Be the Year of Pokemon

Why 2016 Will Be the Year of Pokemon

2016 marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the original Pokemon games. Here’s why I believe it’s going to be the best year ever to be a Pokemon fan. Pokemon is a franchise that refuses to quit...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 January 2016
Pokemon Anniversary 3DS Bundle Available for Pre-Order

Pokemon Anniversary 3DS Bundle Available for Pre-Order

The Pokemon New Nintendo 3DS Bundle, which is designed to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Pokemon Red and Blue, is now available for pre-order online. Western Pokemon fans looked on with envy when...

By Sarah Fields on 13 January 2016
Video Game Protagonists Need to Stop Cheating Death

Video Game Protagonists Need to Stop Cheating Death

Naughty Dog made headlines recently for hinting at the possible demise of Uncharted hero Nathan Drake, leading one writer to ponder why more developers don’t kill off their protagonists. Letting go o...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 January 2016
Pokemon Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary with New 3DS

Pokemon Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary with New 3DS

Nintendo announces a special edition 20th Pokemon 3DS that pays homage to the first games in the franchise, Pokemon Red and Blue, for the series’ 20th anniversary. When Pokemon was first unveiled to...

By Evan Hopkins on 12 January 2016
Cloud, Ryu and Bayonetta Amiibo Confirmed for 2016

Cloud, Ryu and Bayonetta Amiibo Confirmed for 2016

Nintendo confirms that Cloud, Bayonetta, and Corrin will all get amiibo toys, while announcing a release date for the previously revealed Ryu and Roy statues. At this point in time, fans of Super Sma...

By Riley Little on 15 December 2015
Bayonetta, Corrin, and Cloud Super Smash Bros. Details

Bayonetta, Corrin, and Cloud Super Smash Bros. Details

New details emerge for upcoming DLC to Super Smash Bros., including Cloud’s combat and stage mechanics, and the addition of characters Bayonetta and Corrin. In the Super Smash Bros. livestream today,...

By Sarah Fields on 15 December 2015
Nintendo World Championships Details

Nintendo World Championships Details

The return of the Nintendo World Championships received a mixed reaction from gamers, especially since many weren’t even born in time to experience the first one. While Nintendo’s initial Nintendo W...

By Sarah Fields on 22 November 2015
E3 2015: Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

E3 2015: Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

Although Hyrule Warriors may have had some flaws, with some players criticizing a lack of longevity, overall the title was a tremendous hit. The crossover between two well-loved franchises in Ninten...

By Rob Gordon on 16 June 2015
Hyrule Warriors Coming to Nintendo 3DS

Hyrule Warriors Coming to Nintendo 3DS

It’s almost the most wonderful week of the year in the eyes of many dedicated gamers, as E3 2015 is just around the corner. With it will come a number of blockbuster gaming announcements, and no sho...

By Riley Little on 16 June 2015
LEGO Marvel's Avengers

LEGO Marvel's Avengers

E3 2015 is less than a week away, with gamers primed in anticipation of all the big announcements, trailers, and surprises this time of year inevitably holds. As is typical, however, major news has...

By David Wharton on 13 June 2015
Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight is one of the biggest crowd funding success stories. Indie developer Yacht Club Games took to Kickstarter in 2013 to raise funds for its 2D love letter to the NES era, askin...

By Rob Gordon on 27 February 2015
Capcom 2013 Earnings and Dead Rising 3 Sales

Capcom 2013 Earnings and Dead Rising 3 Sales

As far as most gamers are concerned, 2013 looked like a fairly successful year for Capcom. Although Lost Planet 3 was unable to muster up very much buzz, the publisher/developer did deliver Monster...

By Denny Connolly on 06 June 2014
Batman: Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins

A couple of months ago, Warner Bros. Interactive announced that we would be getting a new addition to the Batman video game franchise before the end of the year, and more recently rumors began sprea...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 22 June 2013
The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man

Spider-Man returns to theaters this Summer in Marc Webb’s reboot of the blockbuster film franchise. In addition to his new big screen adventure, Spidey once again graces smaller screens in a game ti...

By Jeff Schille on 14 September 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man (Stan Lee & Bruce Campbell)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Stan Lee & Bruce Campbell)

We’re coming up fast on the June 26th release date for Activision’s The Amazing Spider-Man, and you know what that means — you’re running out of time to pre-order! Why would you want to do that? Pla...

By Jeff Schille on 26 June 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

Along with giving gamers there first look at The Amazing Spider-Man in action, developer Beenox also talked a little bit about their inspirations for creating this movie tie-in. While many tie-ins te...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 May 2012
Weekly Video Game News Round-Up: September 25th

Weekly Video Game News Round-Up: September 25th

Gears of War 3 led the smaller batch of releases this week so we’ll be focusing on the news side of the industry. While Minecraft and Gears of War dominated the headlines this week along with new...

By Rob Keyes on 18 July 2011
Nintendo Reveals the Second Wave of Japanese 3DS Games

Nintendo Reveals the Second Wave of Japanese 3DS Games

As the Japanese launch date of Nintendo’s 3DS draws ever closer, more and more news about the system and its games is making the rounds. Nintendo has already revealed the games that will be availab...

By Jeff Schille on 29 May 2011
North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

The wait is almost over. The Nintendo 3DS launches in North America in just over a month, and gamers who plan to take the system home on day one can start planning their game purchases, as well. Th...

By Jeff Schille on 29 May 2011
When Is It Time to Throw Away Old Games?

When Is It Time to Throw Away Old Games?

When is it time to throw away your old consoles and games and embrace the digital age? After a few decades of gaming, everyone eventually runs out of shelf space. My fiancée and I moved in together l...

By Denny Connolly on 01 January 1970
The Digital Age Ruined Christmas

The Digital Age Ruined Christmas

While the evolution of the video game industry has made most things more convenient rather than less, one writer has an issue with digital content during the holiday season. The digital age in video...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 January 1970
How Nintendo Should Handle Smash Bros. on NX

How Nintendo Should Handle Smash Bros. on NX

In the wake of news pertaining to the final DLC for the ever-popular Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS, one editor gives his take on the next core installment. As one of the biggest franchises at Ninte...

By Riley Little on 01 January 1970
Japan Getting Awesome Pokemon-Themed 2DS Consoles

Japan Getting Awesome Pokemon-Themed 2DS Consoles

Nintendo reveals plans to release 2DS consoles in four different colors that come bundled with the upcoming re-releases of Pokemon Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow. If there’s one series that gamers almo...

By Riley Little on 01 January 1970
Save $25 On New Nintendo 3DS XL Hardware at Gamestop

Save $25 On New Nintendo 3DS XL Hardware at Gamestop

Gamestop offers a $25 discount off the normal price of New Nintendo 3DS XL handhelds, including the Gamestop-exclusive Zelda Hyrule Triforce New 3DS. The holiday season often brings gifts of new game...

By Sarah Fields on 01 January 1970
New Legend of Zelda Figure is a Collector's Dream

New Legend of Zelda Figure is a Collector's Dream

Max Factory produces a new Figma figure based off Link’s appearance in The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, complete with a full arsenal from the game. Between collector’s editions and special...

By Sarah Fields on 01 January 1970