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News: Don't Worry, The Legend of Zelda is Still Coming to Wii U

Don't Worry, The Legend of Zelda is Still Coming to Wii U

Be happy

Ever since The Legend of Zelda on Wii U was delayed into 2016 there's been concern that it would fall far enough down Nintendo's schedule to become a title on the company's next 'NX' hardware. This hasn't always seemed to be an overly accurate assumption, as the NX won't even be revealed until 2016, with no release window clear as yet...

News: Star Fox Zero Doesn't Have Online Multiplayer, Yet

Star Fox Zero Doesn't Have Online Multiplayer, Yet

I can't let you play online, Star Fox!

Speaking to IGN, Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed that upcoming Wii U space shooter Star Fox Zero will not feature an online multiplayer mode. Here is Miyamoto-san's reasoning for this not entirely surprising omission: So, we're really prioritising getting this new game playing at 60 frames-per-second. In...

News: Nintendo Is Thinking About Making A Transformable Star Fox Arwing amiibo

Nintendo Is Thinking About Making A Transformable Star Fox Arwing amiibo

"We have an actual model & we're thinking how much it would actually cost"

Shigeru Miyamoto has revealed to IGN that Nintendo is currently experimenting with the idea of a transformable Awring amiibo which could have some connectivity with the forthcoming Star Fox Zero. The legendary designer was pushed for details by the site, and explained that...

News: Bayonetta 2 Triggered Platinum's Involvement With Star Fox Zero, Studio Is Also Working On Project Guard

Bayonetta 2 Triggered Platinum's Involvement With Star Fox Zero, Studio Is Also Working On Project Guard

Fox trot

Following the full reveal of Star Fox Zero at this year's E3, our good friends at Eurogamer have secured an interview with Shigeru Miyamoto and Platinum's Yusuke Hashimoto, who talk about how the game has developed since we were first told about it last year. Miyamoto talks a little about how the game was first created, and how Nintendo...

News: ​Nintendo Posts a New Fatal Frame V Trailer, Fall Release Confirmed For North America

​Nintendo Posts a New Fatal Frame V Trailer, Fall Release Confirmed For North America

I'm ready for my close-up

Nintendo's E3 Digital Event this year was a rather mixed affair, a rollercoaster ride of high peaks and low valleys. However you may have felt about it, there's no question that it was unsurprisingly light on third party content, with Yo-kai Watch, Skylanders Superchargers, and Hyrule Warriors Legends being the only games...

Video: Here's Your Handy E3 2015 Wii U And 3DS Trailer Round Up

Here's Your Handy E3 2015 Wii U And 3DS Trailer Round Up

All the trailers in once place

So the Nintendo Digital Event is over, but there are still plenty of things to entertain your eyeballs with - we've compiled all the trailers from this year's E3 on one handy page. Are we good to you or what? Wii U: Star Fox Zero https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6PEecNY0Sc Super Mario Maker...

News: Super Mario Maker Arrives This September With amiibo Support In Tow

Super Mario Maker Arrives This September With amiibo Support In Tow

Costume Mario also revealed

Nintendo's E3 Digital Event just wrapped up for another year and sure enough new information has emerged regarding the upcoming Wii U title, Super Mario Maker. Firstly, the game will be released on 11th September. This launch aligns with the 2015 celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Mario Bros. series. During a...

News: Star Fox Zero Is Being Co-Developed By Platinum

Star Fox Zero Is Being Co-Developed By Platinum

But no, Hideki Kamiya isn't involved

When Shigeru Miyamoto confirmed that the Wii U would be getting a new Star Fox, he stated that Nintendo was seeking a partner to aid development. Miyamoto has now confirmed via Nintendo's ongoing Treehouse Live segment that Star Fox Zero - for that is its name - is being co-developed by PlatinumGames. Platinum's...

News: New Trailer Emerges for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem

New Trailer Emerges for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem

Pretty colourful stuff

A new trailer has been revealed during Nintendo's 2015 E3 Direct showcasing the latest crossover between two of the most beloved RPG franchises in the Nintendo family. Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem will arrive in the West in 2016, with the new footage showcasing characters, colourful imagery, and catchy music. You can...

News: Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Is Coming To The Wii U Centre Court This Holiday Season

Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Is Coming To The Wii U Centre Court This Holiday Season

Game, set and match

During today's Digital Event at E3 Nintendo has been revealed that the Mario Tennis series is blasting onto Wii U this Christmas in the shape of Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash, bringing with it the usual arcade-style gameplay the franchise is famed for. This time around, the Mega Mushroom power-up will be making the cut, and will...

News: Yoshi's Woolly World Launches in North America This October

Yoshi's Woolly World Launches in North America This October

Kept you waiting

Yoshi's Woolly World launches this month in Europe, but has thus far been denied a solid North American release date. Today's Digital Event at E3 changed all that - Nintendo has confirmed that Yoshi's next adventure will land in that particular region on October 16th. Developed by Good-Feel, Woolly World is the first home console...

News: Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Is Basically Mario Party With KK Slider And Company

Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Is Basically Mario Party With KK Slider And Company

Coming later this year with 4 amiibo in tow

Those of you expecting a fully-blown Animal Crossing game at this year's E3 may be disappointed, as Nintendo has announced Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival - a board-game style game which brings to mind the Mario Party series. The four amiibo leaked previously will launch alongside the game. Animal...

Video: LEGO Dimensions Opens a New Valve in E3 Trailer

LEGO Dimensions Opens a New Valve in E3 Trailer

Crossover craziness

LEGO Dimensions is likely to be one of the year's biggest releases, bringing the hugely profitable toy franchise into the toys-to-life market. Thankfully the Wii U will have a version, too, so Nintendo fans won't miss out on the new franchise and crippling debts it'll entail. We've already seen a little of LEGO Dimensions in the...

News: Two More Splatoon Weapons Are About to Arrive

Two More Splatoon Weapons Are About to Arrive

We can expect them today / tomorrow

Update: It's now confirmed that, as normal with these updates, these weapons will arrive at 7pm Pacific / 10pm Eastern today, which is 3am UK / 4am CET on 17th June in Europe. Because one new weapon just doesn't seem like enough, the L-3 Nozzlenose is being added to the ink gun arsenal today at 7 PM PT! This...