NintenRants V – Nintendo and the European Problem

After a short break, the NintenRants are back and with a little more ferocity. The last one tackled the difficult issue of why I think Super Mario Galaxy 3 should never be made (which you can find here). So, let’s get down to this! Europe doesn’t really matter to Nintendo. That may sound like a … Continue reading

Limited Edition Pink And White 3DS XL Available Online In The US

Nintendo of America have announced the availability of a limited edition Pink and White 3DS XL via their Twitter account. The pretty little handheld will be exclusively available for members of the Gilt website The Pink and White 3DS XL comes with either Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask or Style Savvy: Trendsetters, although the Layton one … Continue reading

Wii-U USA Preview event-New York City

Everyone write the date down on their calendars. Nintendo is having a Wii-U preview event in New York City on Sept 13th. It has been widely speculated that during this event, led by Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime, the price of the system as well as the release date will finally be released. Rumors … Continue reading

Nintendo 3DS E3 Presentation This Wednesday June 6th

So, Nintendo now have three conferences this year at E3. The presentation will be hosted by Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, and will focus exclusively on 3DS software. The presentation itself is taking place at 6-7 p.m. PT/9-10 p.m. ET at the Los Angeles Convention Center, and will be live-streamed … Continue reading

Pokémon Rumble Blast TV Commercials

Nintendo of America have released two TV commercials of Pokémon Rumble Blast, known as Super Pokémon Rumble in Europe, that they will be using to promote the game ahead of its release. Super Pokémon Rumble is released in the US on 24th October and in Europe on 2nd December. Check out the videos below and … Continue reading

Pandora’s Tower and Last Story Confirmed for EU Release

After much anticipation, Operation Rainfall is finally complete (in Europe at least), as finally Pandora’s Tower and Last Story have been confirmed for an EU release on the Wii console in 2012. Xenoblade Chronicles was first game from Operation Rainfall to see release, and is launching across Europe this Friday (19.8.11). Operation Rainfall was a … Continue reading

Reggie: Cheap Smartphone Gaming Is A Major Problem

This is what Reggie Fils-Aime (Nintendo of America president) had to say about the disposable mobile application games. The comments were aired on a recent GameTrailers Episode. “I actually think that one of the biggest risks today in our industry are these inexpensive games that are candidly disposable from a consumer standpoint.” “Angry Birds is … Continue reading

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