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Now celebrating 25 years: Happy birthday, Nintendo Entertainment System!

Go on, wish the ‘ole fella a happy birthday. And while you’re at it, let us know your favorite NES experience.

Nintendo Switch Online is a Great Deal

Despite all the limitations of the Switch’s online capabilities, the Nintendo Switch Online service is pound for pound, a great deal compared to the Xbox and Playstation counterparts.

Nintendo Direct Nindies Showcase is all About the Indies

Nintendo just released it's second Indie showcase video in as many weeks, and boy did it deliver. This direct focused mainly on games that would be released throughout the month of September, with a surprise announcement that Into the Breach would be launching latter today.

Best Casino and Card Games by Nintendo

There are so many platforms available for casino games. Some of them are online some offline. Let us have a look at Nintendo, how it works and the best games available from the casino industry. Nintendo’s journey started in the 1960’s as a Japanese company specialising in the creation of toys and other services such as cab services. However, this was not the end result. In 1970’s Nintendo sh...

Five Forgotten Games on Nintendo

Kid Icarus The first of the Kid Icarus series was released in 1986 on the Family Computer Disk System. This game is Greek themed and it is set in Angel land. Kid Icarus features around a protagonist called Pit on a quest to for three sacred treasures stolen by Goddess Medusa and rescue the Goddess Palutena imprisoned in the Place of the Sky. Gifted with a bow and arrow by Palutena, Pit most retrie...

Best Retro Nintendo Consoles

Nintendo has long been one of the best video game console producers in the world. Alongside their fantastic franchises like Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda and Metroid, they have also created some of the most influential and successful consoles of all time. These consoles created the bedrock that the video games industry still walks on today. Here are some of the best retro Nintendo consoles. N64...

10 Classic Nintendo Games That Haven’t Been Remade, but Should Be

I know what you’re thinking. Doesn’t Nintendo already remake everything? Well, yes, Nintendo is notorious for releasing, re-releasing, and re-re-releasing many of their more popular titles. Take Metroid for example. Excluding its original release on the Famicom Disk System and Nintendo Entertainment System, Metroid has been rereleased a grand total of six times (the Classic NES Series ...

Infendo Presents: The History of Nintendo – Part 8 Project Dolphin

Welcome to the Infendo Presents: The History of Nintendo! Join us as we chronicle Nintendo from their humble hanafuda beginnings, to the dominance of the Wii and DS and beyond! Nintendo found themselves in an interesting position after the turn of the millennium. Never before had they failed to be market leader in the console space, but the race between the Nintendo 64 and the Sony Playstation was...

Infendo Presents: The History of Nintendo – Part 4 Famicom

Welcome to the Infendo Presents: The History of Nintendo! Join us as we chronicle Nintendo from their humble hanafuda beginnings, to the dominance of the Wii and DS and beyond! When last we left Nintendo, the company was just starting to crawl out from behind their toy-making shadow with their entrance into the arcade market. At this point, many key people at the company were beginning to emerge w...

Will Rare ever return to Nintendo?

Back in 1994 the Super Nintendo Entertainment System was at its height with Super Metroid having just been released. It was during this period when Nintendo acquired Rare as a second party and their first title for the SNES was Donkey Kong Country. Following the company’s success with DKC, Rare continued creating successful games like the two Donkey Kong Country sequels as well as Killer Ins...

Opinion: Nintendo Counterbalances Industry Excess

      Nintendo Entertainment System was the first video game system I played. Back then, my playtime was mostly a save-the-princess affair. Playing Nintendo games granted me a way to do something larger than myself. It allowed me to do good deeds.  As I’ve grown older and technology has advanced, mainstays like The Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Brothers, and Pokémon counterbala...

Nintendo’s Hiroshi Yamauchi has died at age 85

A sad, yet perpetual state of mourning for Nintendo today, as the company announced that their longtime former president, Hiroshi Yamauchi, has died. He was 85. Yamauchi first became president of Nintendo in 1949, when the company was just a simple card-playing game manufacture. By 1963, Yamauchi had renamed Nintendo Card Playing Co. to just Nintendo. With the boom of video games quickly taking sh...