Tag Archives: Japan

Iwata: “Nintendo is not good at competing so we always have to challenge”

Much like Hiroshi Yamauchi, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata isn’t afraid to admit about failure. While speaking to the B Dash Camp held at Osaka, Japan, Iwata delved into several topics ranging from the recent death of former Nintendo president Hiroshi

Nintendo Discontinues Three Original 3DS Models in Japan

Nintendo axed three original 3DS models in Japan. Today we mourn the dearly departed Cosmo Black, Misty Pink and Ice White. It is survived by the remaining original 3DS colors — Gloss Pink, Light Blue and Metallic Red — and

Japanese Nintendo Direct Announced for 05.31.2013

This week could be a fairly busy news week for our friends over at Nintendo.  Tomorrow, Sega is expected to reveal more details on Sonic Lost World for the Wii U and 3DS, and Japan gets a new Nintendo Direct

Operation Rainfall: Over and Out

We can officially declare Operation Rainfall as a success.  On April 16th, 2013, we can finally play Pandora’s Tower!  After constant blood, sweat, and tears, it took one year and ten days for the  trilogy of games to arrive in

Wii U Error Strikes Japan

Japanese gamers have been running into a rather annoying error, Error Code 105-3102, when attempting to access the Wii U eShop, as well as updating the Wii U firmware. So far the error has not been reported stateside, or in

Japan Gets A Limited Edition Charizard 3DS LL

Nintendo is releasing a limited Charizard 3DS LL in Japan and not just anyone can buy one too! Those wanting to buy one will need to go to a Pokémon Center retailer in Japan between Nov. 3 and Nov. 26 and fill