Tag Archives: Wii

Predictions and Hopes for Nintendo in 2016

Compared to Sony and Microsoft, Nintendo remains an enigma. Just a few years ago, Castle Mario was a powerhouse of fun, getting families and friends together for some intense nights of virtual bowling. Now, the tables have turned and the once mighty … Continue reading

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Opinion: Nintendo And Their Odd E3 Plans

Nintendo, I love you guys, but man have you been frustrating me a bit lately. Let me explain… I grew up with Nintendo being the major and really only gaming presence in my life. It started with the NES and … Continue reading

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E3 2015: Nintendo Digital Event Recap/Review

Coming off of a successful 2014 seeing major games like Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart 8, and Hyrule Warriors hit store shelves, fans were eager to see what else Nintendo had coming in 2015 to follow up on the momentum … Continue reading

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Predicting The Future of Amiibo

Just based on current trends, it would seem Nintendo has a powerful money making tool on their hands these days with their ‘amiibo’ figures. Created to provide additional gameplay opportunities in certain WiiU games like Mario Kart 8 or Super … Continue reading

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A Closer Look At The Nintendo Direct Announcements

Welcome, my friends, to the Year of Birdo! Luigi can take a back seat because the big purple…ummm…what IS Birdo anyway? You know what, it doesn’t matter. What does matter is that Nintendo’s first “Direct” video of 2015 hit last Wednesday … Continue reading

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Now Arriving: Games of October

We’ve finally arrived to that dreaded month on the calendar, and no, I’m not referring to the certain holiday at the end of the month. This is the month when the flood gates open and a massive release schedule begins … Continue reading

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Nintendo E3 2014 Digital Press Conference Recap

Continuing on with their Digital Press Event like last year, all eyes were on Nintendo to see just how they planned to make a comeback. With the WiiU continuing to struggle to find an audience, the major focus this year … Continue reading

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Nintendo Announces YouTube Affiliate Program

It’s been no secret that Nintendo has been looking for ways to tap into the money stream through people’s “Let’s Play” videos on YouTube. Almost a year ago, you may remember them actually claiming ad revenue using YouTube’s Content ID … Continue reading

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Community Post #7: The Duck’s Top 5 Mario Levels

Community week comes to an end today. But before we say goodbye to the red plumber, we have one more community post to get to. The Duck of Indeed is here today to shed some light on his top 5 … Continue reading

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Community Post #6: Mario, You Lead and I Shall Follow

We’re nearing the end of Community Week but before we officially close the curtain there’s still a couple of Mario posts we need to get to. Today’s offering comes from Cary from Recollections of Play. With the month of February … Continue reading

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Community Post #5: Mario, The Innovator

It’s a new day and a new community post for you to enjoy! Today’s entry comes from…well…actually, it’s my day so what’s below is my contribution. I’m going to be taking a closer look at Mario’s legacy to the platforming … Continue reading

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Community Post #4: Mario, the Great Peacemaker

We’ve reached the midway point in our community post week long celebration for everyone’s favorite plumber: Mario. Today we have a new post from Sam over at Cheeese Toastie and Video Games. With the month of February coming to a close … Continue reading

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Community Post #3: The World’s Most Talented Plumber

Day 3 rolls on with a new post from Niall over at Niall’s Ramblings with his take on what makes the Mario franchise so compelling. With the month of February coming to a close (so quickly?), the gang and I over at … Continue reading

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Community Post #2: A Mario Level for Every Player

With the month of February coming to a close (so quickly?), the gang and I over at United We Game are doing something special to close the month out with a bang. Through out the week, various writers (including myself) are … Continue reading

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The Nintendo Direct News Round Up

Nintendo took to the internet again yesterday to bring fans and onlookers alike their monthly news with their Nintendo Direct segment.  For those of you that don’t know, Nintendo Direct is sort of like their way of keeping people up … Continue reading

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