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Nintendo Release English Translation of February Financial Results 2021 Q&A Summary

Nintendo has released a translated transcript of their Q&A summary during the Nine Months Earnings Release / Financial Results Briefing (Conference Call) held on February 1st, 2021. The Q&A Summary touched on a number of subjects, most notably Switch Sales and how they can continue to grow further, changes in software sales, and that future… View Article
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Nintendo Announces Fire Emblem 30th Anniversary Celebratory Video

Nintendo America has announced on Twitter that they will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of Fire Emblem with a special video that will feature “in-depth discussions” with several voice actors who lent their voices to bring some of the most iconic characters to life. The video will air on February 8th at 7am PT /… View Article
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[Video] Searching For Hidden Pikmin in Super Nintendo World

Universal Parks News Today has been very busy uploading Super Nintendo World focused content to their YouTube channel. They have posted plenty of videos documenting every square inch of the theme park from the rides to the activities and stores. One such video focuses on the many Pikmin characters hidden around the park. You can… View Article
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[Video] Mario Kart Koopa’s Challenge & Yoshi’s Adventure Full Ride POV & Queue Tours

Universal Parks News Today has uploaded full video tours of the Mario Kart Koopa’s Challenge and Yoshi’s Adventure ride at Super Nintendo World in Universal Studios Japan. Both videos provide a tour of the queue areas leading up to the rides and a POV view of the rides in action. While it would be a… View Article
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Zelda Netflix Adaptation Cancelled After Leak, StarFox Claymation Also Scrapped

News is making the rounds that a Live-action The Legend of Zelda Netflix series that was supposedly in the works has officially been canceled. The reason for this is that Nintendo apparently told Netflix bosses to scrap the idea after the project got leaked by Netflix to the general public. The media got wind of… View Article
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Apex Legends Confirmed For Switch, Coming This March

Electronic Arts have confirmed on their website that Apex Legends will be releasing on Nintendo Switch this March. From March 9th, Switch owners will be able to download the game while the Season 8 battle pass is still in affect. To make up for the late entry to the season, Switch owners will be given… View Article
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[Feature] Nintendo’s 36 Best Selling Switch Games (As of December 31, 2020)

As another fiscal quarter comes to an end, once more the Big N shares the latest sales numbers pertaining to their hardware and software. With so many games at their disposal, a total of 36 have since sold more than 1 million copies each and to save you all from trying to list them yourselves,… View Article
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[Feature] Breaking down the Sales of Nintendo’s Best Selling Games between October 1 and December 31, 2020

With the latest financial results now available to the public domain, once more keen Nintendo fans can see the updated best sellers list, which currently sees Mario Kart 8 Deluxe leading the charge at 33.41 million sales, with Animal Crossing: New Horizons not too far behind. Still, those numbers are just the overall performance sales and do not actually dive into how each… View Article
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Million Sellers

Nintendo Million Sellers List Updated As of December 31st, 2020

The Nintendo 3rd Quarter Ending March 2021 Financial results are in and so are the latest sales numbers of their hit games on Nintendo Switch. The Million Sellers list has been updated and while Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is still in the lead with sales 33,41 million units sold, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is not… View Article
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Black Salt Coreuption

Black Salt Coreuption Bringing Diversity & Inclusion To Video Game Industry

There are many iconic fighting game series in the video game market. We have Street Fighter, Fatal Fury, Tekken, Mortal Kombat, Killer Instinct, Super Smash Bros., and all of them are great and fun to play. They also have one particular thing in common in that they are all developed by specific ethnic groups, largely… View Article
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Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch Outsells 3DS Lifetime Sales

Nintendo have begun rolling out their quarterly financial results including the current sales of their hardware. The Nintendo Switch is still going strong and has now totalled 79.87 million units sold. This total now pushes the Switch ahead of the Nintendo 3DS which sits at 75.94 million. It’s amazing to see that the Nintendo Switch… View Article
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[Video] Six Quick Things! With the Director of Immortal Fenyx Rising – Nintendo Switch

A Six Quick Things! video for Immortals Fenyx Rising has been uploaded to the Nintendo YouTube channel. The video features the game’s director Scott Phillips from Ubisoft as he talks about the inspiration behind the game, favourite mythological character and more. If you are interested in hearing Scott Phillips’ insight, you can check out the… View Article
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Apex Legends Confirmed For Spring Release On Switch In Japan

The first-person shooter battle royale Apex Legends, has been slated to be coming to Nintendo Switch for a while now. Speculation arose suggesting that the game would be releasing towards the beginning of February (around the 2nd-8th). Well, sone confirmation has come from Nintendo Japan but not from an official announcement. Instead, the game was… View Article
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Ori Devs & Publishers Raise $58,000 for Rainforest Trust Thanks To Switch Sales

To everyone who has purchased copies of Ori and the Blind Forest and Ori and the Will of the Wisps for Nintendo Switch during December 8th-13th, you may be pleased to know that by doing so you have helped contribute to the non-profit organization Rainforest Trust. Moon Studios, iam8bit, and Skybound Games donated proceeds from the… View Article
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DreamWorks Spirit Lucky's Big Adventure

DreamWorks Spirit Lucky’s Big Adventure Coming To Switch This Summer

Outright Games has revealed their next big game coming to Nintendo Switch, other consoles, and PC this summer. The game is DreamWorks Spirit Lucky’s Big Adventure and is inspired by DreamWorks Animation Spirit Franchise. Join Lucky on an adventure into the frontier with her faithful steed Spirit. Rescuing animals, helping the townsfolk, and competing in horse races… View Article
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Balan Wonderworld Demo Now Available On Switch eShop

For those of you who are looking forward to Square Enix’ Balan Wonderworld coming to Nintendo Switch, a free demo is now available on the eShop. The demo includes parts of three worlds that can be played through. This is great for those looking to try the game out before buying it when it releases… View Article
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Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise Edition Bundle

[Europe] Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise Edition Bundle Coming To UK & Europe

Nintendo Europe has announced that alongside the launch of Monster Hunter Rise in the UK and Europe, there will be a Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise Edition Bundle and a Monster Hunter Rise Pro Controller. The Switch bundle will include a Monster Hunter Themed Nintendo Switch, a digital download code for the game, and the… View Article
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Festivale Event

Festivale Event Coming To Animal Crossing: New Horizons This February

The next update to come to Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be releasing on January 28th, 2021. It will prepare the game for the Festivale event that will be held on February 15th. Pavé the dancing Peacock will be coming to your island in time for Festivale and teach you some sweet dancing moves. New… View Article
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[Video] The Legend Of Zelda Hero’s Purpose: Episode Two

YouTuber and Zelda Fan Film Animator MajorLink has uploaded the second installment of his animated feature film of The Legend of Zelda Hero’s Purpose. The film takes place after the events of Ocarina of Time and Majora’s Mask and follows an adult Link as he returns to Hyrule Castle after many years have passed. You… View Article
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Among Us Sales On Switch Reported To Have Reached 3.2 Million

Among Us went from being a game no one knew about to a worldwide phenomenon. It first released back in June 2018 for iOS & Android and almost withered out of existence. It saw new life in 2020 and all of a sudden became immensely popular. So much so that the game also launched on… View Article
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