China To Receive Three Exclusive 3DS XL Console Designs In December

Nintendo are set to release three special 3DS XL units for the Chinese market this December via their local iQue branding. There will be a Mario White, Mario Silver and Mario Red Gold, with the latter one being the most rare. There’s no price tag yet but we do know they’ll all come pre-installed with Mario … Continue reading

Nintendo Responds To Child Labour Allegations

Nintendo have responded to the worker exploitation allegations surrounding their Chinese manufacturing partner, Foxconn. It was reported yesterday that Foxconn allegedly used several under-age workers in their facilities while manufacturing tech for several companies including Nintendo. Foxconn have admitted their guilt somewhat and released the following statement saying the issue has since been rectified – not that that makes … Continue reading

Under-Age Workers Allegedly Used In The Manufacturing Of The Wii U

Nintendo’s new console is only a few weeks away and the company have been working hard making sure the all Wii U units are manufactured in time for launch. However it’s been reported by Sina and Games QQ that the production line involved in manufacturing the Wii U included several under-age workers. Naturally the current world economy means that … Continue reading

Wii U and other Nintendo Hardware Supply Damaged due to Anti-Japanese Tensions in China

Reports are developing that Japanese components maker Mitsumi Electric Co Ltd, a major supplier to Nintendo Co Ltd, said it was halting operations at its China facilities in Tsingtao (Qingdao) through Tuesday due to damage caused by demonstrators. The company also added that it is undecided on when operations would resume. Nintendo have not yet commented on the situation. They have not released … Continue reading

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