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The game is being co-created by Tencent and Timi Studios, which developed another mobile MOBA, 'Arena of Valor,' and 'Call of Duty: Mobile'
Nintendo says an initial hack in April compromised 160,000 accounts and a further 140,000 breaches have been discovered since then
The Japan Retro Game Association is offering 100 Super Famicom consoles, complete with adaptors, cables, controllers and two masterpiece games – Super Donkey Kong and Final Fantasy VI
The closing of real-world stores due to the pandemic is cited as a factor in gamers purchasing more titles as digital downloads
(UPDATED) Nintendo's network outage, which affected its online games but also its e-shop, is over
Planning a visit to Japan soon? You may want to check out the new Nintendo store
The console will be sold in China from December 10 for 2,099 yuan ($297), the companies announce at a launch event in Shanghai
Nintendo's outlet is the game giant's first directly operated in Japan, and only its second worldwide following a similar New York shop
The sales gain is partially due to the launch of Nintendo Switch Lite, a scaled back, cheaper version of the popular console, in September
Net profit for the April-June period falls 45.7% from a year earlier to 16.6 billion yen
Legal filings point to upcoming Switch component upgrades
It features illustrations of two new Legendary Pokémon at the back
Among its many announcements, Nintendo says two new 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' fighters are in the roster and confirms a sequel to 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is in the works
The Hero is coming to the 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' sometime in summer while Banjo-Kazooie is expected for fall.
Nintendo teases a potential new enemy for Link to face as development is confirmed on a sequel to the hit game
The announcement comes a day after Nintendo unveiled strong full-year profit numbers lifted by strong sales of blockbuster game titles for the Switch console
One version is reportedly more powerful than the base Switch, while the other variant is said to be the next in line to the 3DS throne
Nintendo Switch-based Pokemon trainers will finally have a mainline game in the series to enjoy!
The game is from Nintendo's 1985 to 1986 test run of the NES in New York and Los Angeles
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Tetris 99 pits you against 98 others in the ultimate multiplayer puzzle challenge
This game, which originally came out in 1993, will get a 'modern re-imagining'
'During the holiday season, software was a great driver of hardware sales,' Nintendo says in a statement
Having SNES games on the Switch adds nostalgic appeal to an already popular console
The Nintendo Creators Program will discontinue operations at the end of December, with the site to close on March 2019
'Nintendo Switch hardware continued to be quite popular, reaching 5.07 million units sold' in the April-September period, the company says
The new hardware is reportedly slated for a Summer 2019 outing
'NBA 2K19' continues to excel but microtransactions also continue to rule the day in online career modes
With the technology to beam console-quality games to any device, consumers would not have to spend the money for a $600 or $800 box, one analyst observes
'For Nintendo Switch, hardware sales in every region have been trending upwards since the video game expo, E3, was held in the US in June,' the company says in a statement
It's Spider-man versus Super Mario and the gang at E3 2018!
The story content pack, called Torna – The Golden Country, tells a story 500 years in the past, setting the events of 'Xenoblade Chronicles 2' in motion
From Mario and Luigi, to Cloud Strife and Megaman, 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' will have all of the characters ever presented in the series' history, with tweaks to how each of these characters perform
Of the 3 games, Fortnite will be available the soonest, at 10:00 AM Pacific time (1:00 am, Manila time)
Here's a roundup of the major things from the Square Enix E3 2018 Showcase
E3 is here and we’re listing the 20 titles we’re most excited to see at the premiere gaming event of the year
Here's a full schedule of press conference times for this year's E3 at Los Angeles, along with a shareable Manila timezone graphic
'Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu!' and 'Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee!' will retell the classic Kanto region storyline, and will have interoperability between the Switch game and Pokémon Go
Nintendo has been on a winning streak, with its Switch console flying off the shelves since its launch last year
Looking to beat the summer heat with some cool new games to play? Here's a quick list of our video gaming picks for the summer months!
Nintendo also confirms that the Switch will be getting its online subscription service by September of this year
The Kyoto-based video game giant says it now expects an annual net profit of 120 billion yen ($1.1 billion), a 41.2% rise from a forecast last October when it nearly doubled its previous net profit projection
While the playing of copyrighted material on emulation software has legal implications, those looking for a way to play Switch games they own, on a PC, may want to keep a close eye on this
We return to the land of goombas and koopas in the latest adventure of gaming's favorite plumber
A steady stream of good games packed into a relatively inexpensive and easy-to-use gaming machine makes Nintendo's Switch a winner
The company now says it expects to sell around 14 million Switch consoles in the current business year, up from an earlier 10 million forecast
'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' is slated for release in November
Nintendo's Switch console appears to be the new home for the fan-favorite demon recruiting role-playing game