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Animal Crossing, Zelda games and more get permanent price cuts — and amiibo bundles, too

Nintendo is expanding its line of budget Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games, adding popular titles from franchises like Animal Crossing and The Legend of Zelda to the Nintendo Selects line-up. Alongside...

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Here are the My Nintendo rewards expiring July 1

My Nintendo, Nintendo's rewards program for playing and purchasing games, is ending its most recent wave of discounts and downloads within the first few hours of July 1, so today is your last full...

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Tomodachi Survivor: Summoning Obama through augmented reality

After a mid-season break, we're back with more Tomodachi Survivor — the series where Justin McElroy and I load a copy of Tomodachi Life with celebrity Miis and vote them off the island one by one. I...

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Tomodachi Survivor: Teaching Hatsune Miku to swear

It's time for another installment of Tomodachi Survivor, where we pit 16 celebrity Miis against each other in Tomodachi Life to see who comes out on top. In this week's episode, Justin McElroy and...

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Introducing Tomodachi Survivor, our new fictional celebrity reality show

Life is all about finding common ground with the ones you love. That's why my colleague Justin McElroy and I have chosen to take something Justin is passionate about — long-running reality...

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2014 in review: the year that sucked for everyone but Nintendo

If I had to throw my stones on one side of the pond, I'd be inclined to agree with some of my colleagues: 2014 was a real armpit of a year. But we're not here to dwell on game failures, or...

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Nintendo turns Mario Kart 8 into an arcade machine, takes it on the road

Nintendo is hitting the road for nearly a month, bringing an interactive gaming space to 16 malls across the country from Nov. 24 to Dec. 21. The set-up includes 2DS, 3DS, amiibo and Wii U games,...

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Here are the nominees for The Game Awards 2014

The Game Awards 2014 creator Geoff Keighley announced the nominees for the awards yesterday, and there's an eclectic mix of titles up for the top honor: Bayonetta 2, Dark Souls 2, Dragon Age:...

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Nintendo squeezes out surprise profit thanks to weak yen, great games (update)

Strong sales of Super Smash Bros.for Nintendo 3DS and Mario Kart 8 coupled with a weak yen helped Nintendo turn a profit this quarter, Nintendo reported this morning. The company is expected to...

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Super Smash Bros. for 3DS will include a Tomodachi Life stage

The Nintendo 3DS version of Super Smash Bros. will feature an exclusive stage from quirky sim Tomodachi Life, game director Masahiro Sakurai announced via Miiverse. Sakurai posted the following...