News items tagged with nintendo

Where to Buy a Switch on Day One With No Preorder

Where to Buy a Switch on Day One With No Preorder

With the Nintendo Switch launching this Friday, March 3, gamers who haven’t been able to secure a pre-order are likely wondering what their chances are when it comes...

By John Jacques on 28 February 2017
10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

With the launch of the innovative Nintendo Switch console right around the corner, Game Rant takes a look back at the best launch games in Nintendo history. On March...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Updated 1/14/2017 Here’s everything we know so far about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the open world Zelda game for Wii U and Nintendo Switch set to release in 2017. The Legend of Zelda:...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 January 2017
NES Classic Hacked to Add More Games

NES Classic Hacked to Add More Games

The NES Classic Edition, Nintendo’s hottest selling console of the holiday season, is reportedly now able to be hacked to include additional NES games via ROMs. Nintendo’s NES Classic console w...

By Rory Young on 07 January 2017
Nintendo Switch Release Date Potentially Leaks

Nintendo Switch Release Date Potentially Leaks

The release date for Nintendo’s forthcoming Switch console potentially leaks in an online listing for the system on a UK video game retailer’s website. Just a week ahead of Nintendo’s Treehouse...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 January 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

With the special January 12th Nintendo Switch event right around the corner, we name 10 games we would like to see Nintendo reveal, including Metroid and Super Mario. While the Nintendo Switch...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2017
10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

It can be challenging to find gifts for friends and family in your life, which is why Game Rant has put together a list featuring some of the very best ideas for Pokemon fans. For those that ar...

By Riley Little on 29 December 2016
Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Review

Nintendo’s port of Super Mario Maker is a great distraction for those that missed out on the Wii U installment, but it is lacking when compared to the console iteration. Upon the announcement o...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2016
Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon Review

Hoping to change things up, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon offer one of the most radical departures from the series’ longstanding formula. Fortunately, the gamble has paid off. If every facet of...

By Riley Little on 15 November 2016
Pokemon GO Plus Watch Delayed to September

Pokemon GO Plus Watch Delayed to September

Nintendo of America announces that the wearable Pokemon GO Plus accessory has been delayed beyond its expected release date of July 2016, despite massive demand for the product. Pokemon GO has been...

By Brad Jones on 27 July 2016
Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition Trailer

Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition Trailer

Nintendo releases a trailer for its upcoming miniature NES Classic Edition console, complete with a wholly retro look and a preview featuring several of the games that come with it. As one of the m...

By Riley Little on 22 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO Player Catches Every Pokemon in America

Pokemon GO has only been out in the US for a couple of weeks, but one enthusiastic Pokemon trainer has already caught every available creature in their region. From pushing Nintendo’s market value...

By Alexander Pan on 22 July 2016
Pokemon GO Helps Nintendo Break Stock Market Records

Pokemon GO Helps Nintendo Break Stock Market Records

Nintendo breaks a Tokyo stock market record, thanks to the release of successful mobile game Pokemon GO, the announcement of the NES Classic, and other factors. Some may not realize this, but Ninte...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2016
Pokemon GO Guide: How To Control Eevee's Evolution

Pokemon GO Guide: How To Control Eevee's Evolution

After a series of failed theories, it seems like Pokemon GO players have finally figured out how to control Eevee’s evolution into Flareon, Jolteon, or Vaporeon. The Pokemon GO craze is still in fu...

By Denny Connolly on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

Pokemon GO Player Quits Job to Play the Game Full-Time

One Pokemon GO player recreates the classic in-game Pokemon trainer experience, quitting his job to travel the country and capture every Pokemon in the game. Pokemon GO has taken the world by storm...

By Sarah Fields on 16 July 2016
Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Pokemon GO: What Can Hatch From Each Type of Egg

Eggs are a sure-fire way of catching Pokemon in Pokemon GO — here’s a guide on what to expect from the three types of egg that are currently available in the game. Trainers who have found themselve...

By Brad Jones on 15 July 2016
Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO Breaks the Often-Solitary Nature of Gaming

Pokemon GO allows players a way to live out an augmented reality version of the Pokemon world, but it’s also bringing gamers together like never before. Pokemon GO has taken the gaming world by st...

By Sarah Fields on 15 July 2016
Gamer Gets Caught Cheating Through Pokemon GO

Gamer Gets Caught Cheating Through Pokemon GO

Bye, Bye, Butterfree: A Pokemon GO user explains how he got caught cheating on his girlfriend through the popular application, thanks to its GPS features. With Pokemon GO taking the streets by stor...

By John Jacques on 13 July 2016
Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Rumor: Pokemon GO Partnering With McDonald's

Gamers digging through Pokemon GO‘s code on Android discover the existence of sponsored locations, with direct reference to fast food chain giant McDonald’s. Seemingly overnight, Pokemon GO has blo...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 July 2016
Tetris: A Recap of the World’s Biggest Puzzle Game

Tetris: A Recap of the World’s Biggest Puzzle Game

With a Tetris movie confirmed to be in the works, Game Rant takes a look at the history of the iconic puzzle game, and the incredible story of its development. Although the end product is not always...

By Rob Gordon on 26 May 2016
Loot Crate April 2016 'Quest' Review

Loot Crate April 2016 'Quest' Review

Loot Crate is back again with its April 2016 installment of the popular subscription service. How did they do this time, and what’s it got to do with video games? By now, it would be more difficult t...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 May 2016
Disney Art Academy Review

Disney Art Academy Review

The latest Art Academy title arrives, throwing in the ability to draw iconic Disney characters. It’s a solid and soothing way to kill time, but is a little basic in its delivery. I’ll open this revie...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2016
Ubisoft CEO: One Console Gen Left, Future is Streaming

Ubisoft CEO: One Console Gen Left, Future is Streaming

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot delivers a speech during an earnings call that suggests the company believes the gaming industry is in for a drastic change soon. Despite the rapid pace at which technology...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 May 2016
10 Super Nintendo Games Everyone Should Play

10 Super Nintendo Games Everyone Should Play

The Super Nintendo is one of the most popular video game systems of all time. Find out which 10 SNES games are ones everyone needs to play on the celebrated system. It’s been nearly 25 years since Ni...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2016
Pokemon Sun & Moon: Rowlet is the Greatest Pokemon Ever

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Rowlet is the Greatest Pokemon Ever

With the starter monsters for Pokemon Sun and Moon now made official, one editor claims that the Grass/Flying-type Rowlet is the greatest Pokemon ever. If you’ve clicked this to tell me about Chariza...

By Riley Little on 11 May 2016