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Play & Win: UK Mario Kart 8 Tournament - Live!

UK Mario Kart 8 Tournament - Live!

eShop funds up for grabs

Earlier this week we told you about a special Mario Kart 8 tournament we're running for UK racers. The day is here, in which participants have six hours to complete 12 races in a battle for some lovely eShop funds. Details are below, so good luck! What:: Nintendo Life is holding a one-off regional Mario Kart 8 Online...

News: Nintendo UK Launches 'Me and #My3DS' Competition

Nintendo UK Launches 'Me and #My3DS' Competition

Luigi special edition 3DS XL up for grabs

The Year of Luigi, which has seen Mario’s younger brother feature in a number of games, including Luigi’s Mansion 2, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and New Super Luigi U, is unfortunately drawing to a close. Nintendo UK, however, is still celebrating by offering one lucky person the chance to get their...

Competition Winners: The #3DSreasons That Will Receive a Copy of Animal Crossing: New Leaf

The #3DSreasons That Will Receive a Copy of Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Check out the winning videos

Not so long ago we launched a regional competition, in partnership with Nintendo UK, in which gamers had to submit a video response to the following trailer promoting the 3DS. We had some terrifically varied submissions that responded to the call, as the UK-based members of the Nintendo Life community dug out those...

Competition: Win The Chance To Attend The Wii U Experience in LA

Win The Chance To Attend The Wii U Experience in LA

You could be one of the first people to get your hands on Nintendo's new console

UPDATE: This competition is now closed. Thanks for your entries, we'll be in touch shortly! Nintendo of America is hosting a series of Wii U Experience events around North America this year, allowing gamers to get to grips with the upcoming Wii U console. To celebrate...

News: Prove Your Sin and Punishment 2 Skills in New Official Competition

Prove Your Sin and Punishment 2 Skills in New Official Competition

Prizes and pride at stake

Sin & Punishment: Star Successor is a classic: hugely difficult, but a classic nonetheless. Anyone currently honing their best scores may want to take a look at this new official Nintendo competition for North America – sorry, rest of the world! – to prove they're the best. The challenge asks players to score as highly as possible on the game's third level, using..

News: Super Mario Bros. 25th Anniversary Means Euro Club Nintendo Gets Updated

Super Mario Bros. 25th Anniversary Means Euro Club Nintendo Gets Updated

Share your love for Mario and enter Nintendo's video competition

Anniversaries are wonderful and joyous occasions to celebrate with loved ones. What makes them better is if you can win prizes in the process too, and that's exactly what you can look forward to as Nintendo celebrates one of the biggest NES titles continuing to entertain having launched a quarter of a century ago. In celebrating 25..

News: Show Your Mettle in the Wii Games 2010

Show Your Mettle in the Wii Games 2010

North American competition on the way

Think you've got serious skills when it comes to Wii gaming? Think your Little Mac could take down the competition, or that your Funky Kong is unstoppable on the track? It might be time to put your coins where your mouth is as Nintendo is launching Wii Games Summer 2010. Starting on Friday, July 16th in New Jersey before winding across the country and finishing..

News: Your Love for Sonic Could Earn You a Trip to Sega Japan

Your Love for Sonic Could Earn You a Trip to Sega Japan

If you can ably express it in video format, that is

It's Sonic's 19th birthday today, and Sega isn't showering Nintendo fans with game discounts; in fact, it's offering something far better. If you really, really love Sonic – and everybody does, of course – your passion for the blue speedball could win you a trip to Sega Japan to meet the Sonic development team. All you have to do is create a..

News: Help Icon Games Develop Stunt Cars 2

Help Icon Games Develop Stunt Cars 2

Enter their competition where you can have your suggestions implemented and win a collection of prizes

For game developers, striking that balance between keeping the idea as close to their conception as possible whilst also taking gamer feedback and suggestions into consideration must be a difficult thing to achieve. Logically thinking, obtaining...

News: Get Your Name in Furry Legends

Get Your Name in Furry Legends

Developer Gamelion extends Twitter competition

Gamelion have extended their online competition - which offers one lucky gamer the chance to have their actual, real-life name inserted into their upcoming WiiWare title Furry Legends - into the New Year. To enter, just follow the development team on Twitter and come January 31st they'll randomly select one of their fans to have their name displayed..

News: Club Nintendo Japan offers limited edition Wii Sports Resort controller pack

Club Nintendo Japan offers limited edition Wii Sports Resort controller pack

Faithful Japanese customers rewarded with exclusive sky-coloured controller collection.

Hot off the heels of Nintendo's announcement concerning the stylish new black Wii and red DSi designs, Japanese Wii owners will soon have another chance to snag some colourful new swag. Customers who register their Wii Sports Resort game through the Club Nintendo Japan website between June 25 and August 1 will..

News: Stride Gum Offering Socks Full of Quarters to Steve Wiebe

Stride Gum Offering Socks Full of Quarters to Steve Wiebe

That's no monkey business! HIYOOOOOOOOOO!

Steve Wiebe doesn't need more reason to shatter Billy Mitchell's Donkey Kong record other than to wipe that grin off Mitchell's smug face, but lo and behold, here's another one. Or, another 10,001 reasons. According to GoNintendo, Stride Gum has stepped up to offer Wiebe $10,001 if he can break Mitchell's 1,050,200 record. That's a lot of games of Donkey..

News: Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 Details

Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 Details

If you want another chance to win free Wii Points with your Tetris skills the time has arrived once again.

Tetris Online's press release sums it all up nicely: WHAT: Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 is the final opportunity for Tetris Party players around the world to win Wii Points™ by demonstrating their competitive Tetris skills. The top 100 eligible participants from each region (North America..

News: Evasive Space - Best Evasive Skills Competition

Evasive Space - Best Evasive Skills Competition

To coincide with the North American release of Evasive Space this coming Monday we’ve teamed up with Akinai Games to give you the opportunity to win a copy of the game by sharing with us your best example of evading something.

The object being evaded could be anything: a random projectile; the horror of kissing a great aunt with a hairy chin; a...

News: Tetris Party Tournament No. 3 Details

Tetris Party Tournament No. 3 Details

If you missed your chance to compete in the last Tetris Party tournament then here is yet another chance for you to show off your skills to an unsuspecting world:

WHAT: Tetris Party Tournament No. 3 for WiiWare Players HOW: Tetris Party Tournament No. 3 will feature four rounds – Marathon, Field Climber, Shadow and Stage Racer. Rounds one and two will feature the Marathon and Field Climber..

News: Tetris Party Tournament No. 2 Details

Tetris Party Tournament No. 2 Details

If you missed your chance to compete in the last Tetris Party tournament then here is your second chance:

WHAT: Tetris® Party Tournament No. 2 for WiiWareTM. In this exciting 15-day tournament, players in groups of two can compete playing the Co-op mode to win 1200 Wii Points™. HOW: Tournament No. 2 will feature one of Tetris Party’s most popular variants - Co-op Tetris- which requires two..