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Upcoming Wii U Games for 2014

The holiday season of festivities, cheer and gift-giving is all too eminent, and Nintendo is preparing to release its biggest titles of the year...
Nintendo Celebrates 125th Birthday Today

Nintendo Celebrates 125th Birthday Today

Founded in Kyoto, Japan on September 23, 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi (山内 房治郎), Nintendo today celebrates its 125th birthday. From Hanafuda to high-definition video...

Fairies In The Legend of Zelda: Evolved

Link could never have survived his first adventure in Hyrule (back in 1987 on the NES) if it weren't for the kindness of fairies...
Only One Super Smash Bros. Character is 8-In-1

Only One Super Smash Bros. Character is 8-In-1

The entire roster of Super Smash Bros. characters has already been leaked from Japan, but that's not the only secret the new games are...
Japanese Artist Makaon Evolves Pokémon From Beer Cans

Japanese Artist Makaon Evolves Pokémon From Beer Cans

Japanese artist Makaon doesn't recycle his aluminum beer cans: he evolves them into all-too-realistic-looking Pokémon one piece at a time. There's something exciting about empty...
In the Super Mario Chess Set, Luigi is Queen

In the Super Mario Chess Set, Luigi is Queen

In 2009, board games and puzzles manufacturer USAopoly released their Super Mario Chess Set. Neatly packaged within its shiny collectible tin box includes a...

This 1999 Ocarina Of Time Re-arranged Album Hy-Rules

While Zelda games typically have legendary soundtracks, this completely official Ocarina of Time re-arranged album takes things to a whole new level. The Legend of Zelda:...

National Princess Peach Month Is A Royally Sweet Tribute

It’s August, and Nintendo has declared it the month of Princess Peach. The tribute is much deserved, too, as our pink fruity heroine, while...
The Pokémon Company Grossed $2 Billion In 2014

Looking at Pokémon Brand Success, by the Numbers

What started off as an idea in Satoshi Tajiri's mind in 1996 has since, in the words of Team Rocket, blasted off at the...

August Is National Princess Peach Month In America

Nintendo of America has dedicated the month of August to everyone's favorite (sorry, Rosalina and Daisy) Nintendo princess. Officially dubbed "National Princess Peach Month,"...
An 18-Minute Ocarina of Time Speedrun, Fully Detailed

An 18-Minute Ocarina of Time Speedrun, Fully Detailed

Watch Cosmo Wright explain his unbelievable 18 minute and 10 seconds Ocarina of Time speedrun record in this dazzling glitch-filled video. Speedrunner Cosmo Wright has...

Game Boy Celebrates 25 Years Of Handheld Gaming

With a screen capable of displaying only four shades of green and no back light, who would have expected that Nintendo's Game Boy would...