• Welcome To The New Nintendo Scene!

    We're pleased to announce the relaunch of Nintendo Scene; a site focusing on great Nintendo content and discussion. Nintendo Scene is your source for fresh and reliable News, Impressions, Columns and Event Reports throughout the world of Nintendo. We're also a great place to discuss Nintendo developments. The site is written and maintained by a team of passionate, dedicated Nintendo gamers. If you have any comments or suggestions, please contact us. Please follow our Twitter and Facebook feeds.

  • Follow our Twitter feed

Armikrog. GamePad Concept 01

Indie-ana Wii U & the Raiders of the Lost Art

Hello there, the name’s Boots *stands up* and I like Indie games *sits down and awaits slow clap*. One thing is clear since the rise of the eShop and the ever increasing ease to develop and self-publish Unity or HTML5 based games on the Wii U, the Indie scene has gained a new lease of … Continue reading

Rate this:


NS Impressions – Pokémon Shuffle (3DS)

It had to happen eventually. Nintendo have finally stepped into the F2P (Free-to-play) arena, and what possible way could be better to do so than to use an existing, popular IP? On that note, welcome to Pokémon Shuffle, a ‘Mon themed match three puzzle game. As far as I know by my couple of hours … Continue reading

Rate this:


Pokémon Shuffle launches Europe-wide today

That’s right folks – it’s the free to play Pokémon puzzle game we’ve all been waiting for! Download it now from the Nintendo 3DS eShop. For the full run down on what it’s all about check out the following press release from the Pokémon Company. Hours of fun to be had at no cost with … Continue reading

Rate this:

Sneaky Ninja FEAT

Tales from Kickstarter – Sneaky Ninja (Wii U)

Once upon a time on a crowd funding platform far away… There was an official Nintendo Wii U independent developer called Starfall Studios who were seeking support for a game they named Sneaky Ninja. It was their answer to Mark of the Ninja if it had been raised by a Super Mario of a stepfather. … Continue reading

Rate this:


NS Impressions – The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (3DS)

After years of campaigns, e-mails, and online complaining The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask has finally been given the same treatment as its revered older brother. So we now have a remake of the far darker title on Nintendo 3DS, with all the bells and whistles that Ocarina of Time had; but how does it … Continue reading

Rate this:


IRONFALL Invasion breaches #Nintendo3DSDay

First and foremost Nintendo Scene readers here’s a happy #Nintendo3DSDay! What an extremely busy day for all of you 3DS owners new and old. As with the likes of today’s new retail releases The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate etc. the Nintendo eShop has also gotten its fair share … Continue reading

Rate this:


NS Impressions – Bravely Default (3DS)

Oh Square-Enix, where did you go so wrong? You began as the apple of my eye, one of the god-tier developers, and then you managed to ruin Final Fantasy some how. However, with that little rant out of the way, let’s look at Bravely Default. It’s a JRPG in every sense of the word: huge, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Basic RGB

NS Impressions – New Nintendo 3DS

As Wes has already said, the New Nintendo 3DS launches in less than a week, on February 13th. Should you shell out your hard-earned money on the upgrade to the new system? Or is it frankly an insult to the 3DS fanbase? Wes laid out his argument for the New Nintendo 3DS XL, so I’ll … Continue reading

Rate this:


Friday 13th – Unlucky for some but not for Nintendo Handheld fans with new consoles, bundles, games & free themes launching

That’s right folks, Nintendo have termed this Friday, 13th February, #Nintendo3DSDay Highlights include the launch of the brand new 3DS consoles, plus The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, plus the update for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS is released tomorrow, 10th February, which allows amiibo compatibility with the new consoles. Here’s … Continue reading

Rate this:


NS Impressions: MP Trilogy – Metroid Prime

Despite considering myself a lover of the Metroid series and a huge admirer of its lead character Samus Aran, I have never finished a Metroid game; it was only last year that I began playing the series. I almost made it through Super Metroid – my first played game of the series – and have yet to … Continue reading

Rate this:

Shantae ATPC Impress Feat

NS Impressions – Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse (Wii U)

Do animated pirates float your boat? How about pixellated belly dancing genies hmm? Do they rub your lamp the right way? Are you enjoying this suggestive set of questioning? Here’s hoping or else a fair amount of the stylistic weight and innuendos from Shantae’s third outing will be lost on you. First came the Game … Continue reading

Rate this:


NS Impressions: Hands on with the New Nintendo 3DS XL

The 13th of February 2015 sees the release of the New Nintendo 3DS XL in the West. After it’s release late last year in Japan, followed by Australia and New Zealand, finally it’s our turn to get our hands on Nintendo’s latest little box of tricks. And what a treat it is. Lucky enough as … Continue reading

Rate this:


Tourney News – Apex 2015 Comes to a Close

An abundance of exciting competitive Smash Bros. was on display at Apex 2015 over the weekend, on every single official console entry in the Smash Bros. series. In the Smash Bros Wii U singles tournament, the world-renowned Chilean player ‘Zero’ took the spoils after a very convincing final, playing as Diddy Kong against the American … Continue reading

Rate this:

OlliOlli 03

The 3DS & Wii U will be getting 2x as much Olli this March

Olli Olli Olli, Oi Oi Oi! That’s what we will all be singing next month, agreed? No? Okay then. Grinding straight from the press release railings… OlliOlli given March Release on Xbox One, 3DS and Wii U Stick that in your half-pipe and pop-shove it Today, we’re stoked to announce that our versions of Roll7’s … Continue reading

Rate this:

NS TLoZ x MK8 Feat

NS Impressions – The Legend of Zelda × Mario Kart 8

A few years ago on an infamous indie website… “So what else is new? Well the developers still seem content to settle on the usual sixteen old and sixteen new racetrack routine. I’m still waiting for ‘Mario Kart the Complete Package’ or you know… that never mentioned ‘Retro Track Pack DLC’? Pretty please Nintendo?” (Boots, … Continue reading

Rate this:

  • Click To Follow

    Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Use the site's RSS Feed Subscribe to our YouTube Channel

  • Site Archive


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,504 other followers