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Nintendo Land Price Now $29.99, Other Deals Announced

If you wanted a copy of Nintendo Land, now is the time to give Nintendo your money. The company recently cut the price of Nintendo Land by $30, from $59.99 to $29.99. This is part of Nintendo’s holiday sale surge, as detailed in its recent press release.  Here are the other deals Nintendo highlighted:   Mario and Luigi-themed Wii Remote Plus controllers ($39.99 each) Wii U Deluxe Set wi...

Reggie gets his ride pimped at L.A. Auto Show

Nintendo Press Release – 11/10/2011 Nintendo will be making an unlikely pit stop at the 2011 LA Auto Show, marking the video game company’s first-ever appearance at an automotive trade show. Members of the media are invited to an exclusive presentation by Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime and special guest Ryan Friedlinghaus, founder and CEO of West Coast Customs, to unveil an...

Zelda fans, get ready to Ocarina of Time….in 3D

The good folks over at Nintendo have today announced its Q2 lineup, and in it we learn when we will be enjoying Zelda on 3DS! Mark your calendars, because June 19th will be Ocarnina of Time day here in North America. Also announced is a new version of everyones favorite mini game collection Wii Play: Motion which includes….yeah you guessed it, a Wii Remote Plus to go along with 12 new motion...

Nintendo news round-up: Wii sells 35 million faster than any console in history, DOA DLC, and more

– Early last year, the Wii officially surpassed the NES as the best-selling Nintendo console in history. Now, according to a new press release, the Wii claims another milestone as it has sold 35 million consoles in the US faster than any other console in history. The sales figures of recent releases such as Donkey Kong Country Returns aren’t doing too shabby, either. Check out the full...

Nintendo is doomed… to record-breaking first day Pokemon sales

From the sounds of this press release, Nintendo’s unstoppable Pokémon franchise shows no sign of slowing down. Man, Nintendo is so doomed. Maybe they should just make a sequel to Doom since they know the subject so well. Iwata can only dab his tears away with fistfuls of money as he watches the entire company go down in flames! Click through for the full press release.

Press Release: Nintendo 3DS Brings a Dimensional Shift to the World of Entertainment on March 27

Check out the full scoop about the 3DS in Nintendo’s press release. It’s got the answers to your burning questions, such as: – Can you download DSiWare games on 3DS? How about transfer of previous DSiWare purchases? -What accessories will be included in the system? – What colors will be available at launch? – What do the StreetPass and SpotPass features entail? –...

Nintendo Tops U.S. Video Game Hardware Sales in April

According to the independent NPD Group, Nintendo’s Wii™ system and Nintendo DS™ family of systems outsold all other gaming hardware in the United States during the month of April. Even before the announcement of the new Wii hardware package, U.S. sales of the Wii console topped 277,000 for the month. Meanwhile, the Nintendo DS family of hand-held systems sold more than 440,000 units nationwi...

Nintendo’s Post-Holiday Line-up Revealed! Release information on No More Heroes, Megaman 10, new Wii Remote bundles and more!

The new year is nearly upon us – it’s time to scope out what releases just barely missed holiday release, what games to look forward to summer for, and the games we hope to see by holiday season next year.  It’s nearly time for the January forecast, and Nintendo sent us a 2010 line-up to get us started. Here are a few Highlights: Blue and Pink Wii Remotes bundled with Wii Motion...

Nintendo Officialy Dropping Wii to $199.99 on September 27th

The Nintendo Wii will be dropped to a price of $199.99 in the United States starting September 27th, 2009. Hit the jump for the press release.

Nintendo confirms five DSiWare titles available at launch

The DSi is set to be released Sunday, April 5th with five downloadable titles in the DSi Shop available the following day. Will they be worth your free 1,000 Nintendo Points? Hit the jump to read the press release and view images of each title.

Press Release: Nintendo Reports Third Quarter Financials For Fiscal Year 2009

Global Sales Mark 17% Growth Over Previous Year Despite nearly unprecedented strength of the yen against major foreign currencies, Nintendo Co., Ltd. on Thursday (Japan time) reported 9-month (April to December 2008) global sales of 1,536 billion yen, an increase of nearly 17% over the same period in 2007, along with 501 billion yen of operating profits, up 27% from a year ago. This marks the four...

Legacy of Ys: Books I and II delayed

So according to an Atlus update, the Legacy of Ys DS game is going to have a special premium box. Each copy is going to be turned into that box and it will include a special soundtrack CD. However there is now a small catch for this new little soundtrack CD… “What’s the catch?” We’re glad you wondered. Alas, we’ll be delaying Legacy of Ys a couple weeks, a ...