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Nintendo UK Holding A Prize Draw For A Chance To Play The Switch In London

If you reside in the UK and have signed up for the Nintendo Newsletter, you may be in for a chance to be able to play on the Nintendo Switch in London. Emails are currently being sent out now to notify you to sign up for the prize draw. The draw closes December 18th at… View Article
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Yooka- Laylee Cancelled For Wii U, Now Coming To Nintendo Switch

What comes as a sudden turn of events but not too surprising (yet still shocking), Yooka-Laylee will no longer be coming to the Wii U. After some development difficulty, the team at Playtonic Games have instead shifted their focus to bringing it to the Nintendo Switch. The Release date has been listed for April 11th for PS4, XBox… View Article
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Miyamoto Interview With TIME Magazine About Super Mario Run

Lisa Eadicicco of TIME Magazine was fortunate to get an interview with Videogame Creative Legend, Shigeru Miyamoto to talk about the upcoming and highly anticipated mobile game Super Mario Run. Below are a couple of highlights from the interview.   TIME: This is the first time Mario is coming to the iPhone. What were some of the challenges that… View Article
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2 Hours Of Miitopia Gameplay Courtesy Of Nintendaan

3DS game Miitopia has just launched in Japan and Nintendaan has courteously uploaded 2 hours of First look footage for us westerners to get a good look at it. It shows us the story introduction, start up and battle segments as well. If you have a couple of hours to spare and are interested in… View Article
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HERE WE GO! Super Mario Run Live-Action Trailer

Nintendo have released a live-action trailer for Super Mario Run. It shows many different people of different backgrounds and cultures running together alongside Mario as he hurries towards the goal post to the castle. It is a welcoming video and you can catch it below. Super Mario Run Will Be Coming To iOS December 15th
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Nintendo Open Up Behind Switch Name To Nintendo Dream

Nintendo have opened up to Japanese publication Nintendo Dream about how the name for the Nintendo switch came to be in their latesr feature. It was thought that the name come from being able to switch from playing on the TV to the portable device but it turns out that there is more to it than that… View Article
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Pokémon Go To upgrade to 0.49.1 (Android) & 1.19.1 (iOS))

Pokémon Go will soon be updating to a new version for Android and iOS but it seems to only be minor fixes rather than the inclusion of Gen II monsters. one such fix will allow you to transfer multiple Pokémon for candy at once and will also add total kilometres walked with a buddy Pokémon… View Article
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Rumour! Koei Tecmo Approched Nintendo About A Starfox/Warriors Game

According to Laura Dale’s Sources over at Nintendo, Koei Tecmo approached Nintendo about making a Starfox/Dynasty Warriors Game much like Hyrule Warriors. Nintendo Declined the notion saying that they did not know what future lay ahead for the franchise. Laura Dale goes on to say: “According to sources at Nintendo, back in early 2016 Koei… View Article
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Zelda 30th Anniversary Amiibo Functionality In Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Revealed

The 30th Anniversary Zelda amiibo series are out today and include 8-bit Link, Ocarina Of Time Adult Link, and Wind Waker Link & Zelda (which are in a double pack but in some regions are sold separately, Europe for example). Along with their release, Nintendo have revealed their functionality with the upcoming Zelda game Breath Of… View Article
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The Game Awards 2016: Reggie Confirmed & Zelda’s ‘Exclusive Look’ Elaborated

Confirmed in a live stream by Geoff Keighley, Reggie Fils-Aime will appear at The Game Awards 2016.
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Nintendo Opens Up About Partnership With Universal. Nintendo Theme Parks To Open In Orlando, Hollywood & Japan

Nintendo has finally opened up about its Partnership with Universal to bring Nintendo themed attractions to various Universal Theme Parks. Both parties announced their plans last May for the theme park attractions. It was originally planned to have the Nintendo theme park to Universal Studios Japan but now both Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios… View Article
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Exclusive Look at Breath of the Wild is Guaranteed at this Year’s Game Awards 2016

Before Sun & Moon was released, a question was asked. Would Nintendo give us some new Zelda news not long after the new Pokémon games were released? And the answer is yes!
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November 2016: Free Gift of Rupees & Food (A Hyrule Warriors Legends SpotPass Gift)

If there was any worry that the SpotPass gifts for Hyrule Warriors Legends would cease now that the final dlc pack is available now, for this month at least we can put those fears to one side.
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Wave Race Has Been Trademarked In Europe By Nintendo, Pontential Switch Title?

Just yesterday, Nintendo has filed a trademark for “Wave Race” in Europe. For those of you that are not familiar with Wave Race, it is a four-player racing game that involves Jet Skis. Yes I did say Jet Skis, as Nintendo got the rights to use the trademark name from Kawasaki and by endorsing their Personal Watercrafts in the… View Article
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Virtual Toys To Enter Bankrupcy

Spanish Game Development Studio Virtual Toys have announced that they are entering the first stages of Bankrupcy. After announcing an Employment Regulation (ERE) last July which made 50 workers lose their jobs. It is rumoured that their latest game Pirates: Treasure Hunters for the PS4 & PC is the possible cause of the companies decline due to it’s poor reception… View Article
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Original Heroes & Spiritual Successors (Part One): Ghosts N Goblins & Mega Man

Nintendo has been around for a long time  spanning over three centuries from the late 1800’s to present. Though it originally started out as a playing card manufacturing company (Hanafuda Cards), it is now largely known for its impact in the videogame market from the late 70’s to today. With popular games like Super Mario Bros,… View Article
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NES Mini Sold Out On Launch Day!

Oh My Giddy Aunt! I can not believe that in less than half a day, All major videogame retailers around the world are completely sold out of the Nintendo NES Mini. Granted there may be one or two slightly obscure stores or online outlets that may have a few to offer but the fact that… View Article
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Let’s Talk About: The Wii U (And Why it Failed)

Hello and welcome to yet another instalment of Let’s Talk About, our series of discussion posts and videos dedicated to all things Nintendo! Be it a singular game, a game series in general, consoles or even Nintendo’s latest activities, you can count on us to talk about it! And since the last few instalments were… View Article
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The Miketendo64 Story So Far! (18 Months In)

On this day exactly 6 months ago, our little site celebrated its 1st anniversary and Mike Scorpio and I were ecstatic about that and now another 6 months have passed, but just how did we do on our promises? In an article I wrote 6 months ago, I essentially listed/promised everything we intended to do… View Article
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Dragon Quest VIII Can be Yours on January 20th

Good news Dragon Quest fans, not only is Dragon Quest VIII on its way already, but now we have a release date and that date is the 20th of January, 2017 for Europe & North America.
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