Nintendo eShop Update for June 3, 2014

Pardon my language, but holy crap. This is a fantastic week for the Nintendo update. Like, it’s crazy good. Not only are there 4 games and 7 games, there’s also 1 DSiWare game and 1 WiiWare game. This is just shocking. I think I need to sit down. Oh, wait, I already am. Okay, you more »

Nintendo eShop Update for June 19, 2014

This week’s update is unexplainable. Really, I’m stunned. There are a ridiculous number of and games available this week and I just honestly can’t believe it. I’m amazed, and once you keep reading, I’m sure you will be too. There are also 6 different eShop sales this week. Wii U owners’ only discount is Toki more »

Wii U Virtual Console gets Brain Age (in Japan)

One of Nintendo’s “brilliant” plans to save the Wii U is to make it some kind of Virtual Console haven. However, instead of actually, you know, releasing tons of in-demand NES, SNES, and N64 games each week, it’s instead diversifying the trickle of Virtual Games dripping out and adding GBA and DS games to the more »

Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection isn’t dead thanks to Homebrew

We all know the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection was shut down for and owners on May 20, 2014. It was a sad time, since it meant no more online multiplayer or bonuses for lots of lovely DS and Wii games. But, just because Nintendo shut their servers down doesn’t mean we’re out of business. Fans have more »

Nintendo eShop Update for May 15, 2014

update? Yes, please! This is a big week for and owners. Two anticipated indie games, Moon Chronicles (3DS) and Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails (Wii U), have hit the eShop. Not to mention, the Mega Man May event continues. The only downside is a $7.99 Candy Crush Saga clone for the 3DS. It’s more »

Spider-Man video game plot inspires Marvel’s “Spider-Verse” event

A few days ago Marvel posted a teaser image for Spider-Man with the words “Every single one,” and a silhouette with a bunch of characters. Now they’ve revealed those were all Spider-Men, and they will all appear in the November comic event Spider-Verse. According to writer Dan Slott, every different version of Spidey that has more »

Nintendo Network will be down March 13, 2014

If you’ve got a Nintendo or , you’re going to find your weekly eShop update hampered a bit this week. There’s Nintendo Network maintenance on the horizon. Yes, I know! How exciting. We never get Nintendo Network maintenance! Of course, it isn’t too exciting. It isn’t as thought Nintendo has any huge plans. This Nintendo more »


DS and Wii Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection ends May 2014

Bad news is looming on the horizon for and owners. The Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection end is nigh. Get out your Mario Kart Wii for some final laps, set up some last Pokemon matches, go on a last Monster Hunter Tri hunt, and maybe arrange one last Super Smash Bros. Brawl tournament for old time’s sake, more »

Valentine’s Day 2014: Games to Fall in Love With

Once again, we come to Valentine’s Day, the day marked by a sudden spike in the business of movie theaters and restaurants. Somewhere, someplace, somebody is proposing a marriage, because that’s incredibly romantic and definitely hasn’t been done before. But hey, maybe you are without a date today? Whether by choice or circumstance, maybe some more »

Nintendo shares its 2014 Wii U strategies

Nintendo just held a financial results briefing in Japan, and it was quite informative. Basically, it outlined plans the company has to hopefully turn the Wii U around. Things were discussed and plans were made, and it seems like the company is finally realizing many of the console’s problems and working towards a comprehensive solution. more »


Looks Like All the New 3DS and Wii U Owners Broke the Nintendo Network

Have a new or ? Congratulations! Oh, you wanted to connect them to the internet so you could make a Nintendo Network ID, explore Miiverse, buy games from the eShop and play online? Sorry, but that isn’t going to happen. The Nintendo Network went down yesterday, and it’s all quiet on the internet front. I more »

Nintendo eShop Update for December 12, 2013

Wow. Well, this is unexpected. Nintendo has a really large eShop update this week. As in, there are 10 new games available for the , , and . It’s pretty stunning. Sure, 7 of the 10 are 3DS exclusives, but it’s still a big deal. The eShops are never this busy all at once, ever. more »