Nintendo

  • Review: Nintendo Switch

    Nintendo’s bold vision for a modern console has arrived in the Switch. The console forces you to reset all expectations of what a console offers you and your household. A gaming console no longer refers to a VCR-style box that sits in your entertainment unit, instead it services your...
  • Nintendo Switch launching at midnight tonight

    Nintendo’s latest console is about to launch to consumers at midnight. The latest console is a convertible, a sign of modern times, the console allows users to walk between the home and mobile experiences. At home, the Nintendo Switch rests in the Nintendo Switch dock that connects the console to...
  • Pre-order the Nintendo Switch at EB Games for a mega A$469.95

    Keen to get your hands on the new Nintendo Switch. You can pre-order it now, only catch is the price. Somehow US$299.99 became A$469.95 by the time it reached the pre-order page at EB Games for a $50 deposit. By comparison, the Switch is more expensive than both the...
  • Nintendo Switch online service to be paid, not coming to Aus at launch

    This afternoon Nintendo released more details about their upcoming console, convertible, tablet, controller thingy. The Nintendo Switch can switch between a console connected to your TV, shared with your family, to a portable device to take the game with you. This time around, Nintendo will copy Xbox Live and...
  • Nintendo to provide Virtual Console update to the Wii-U.

    Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced today that plans to deploy the Virtual Console service to Wii-U console owners later this year are set in stone. Those who own (or, owned) a Generation One Wii console may already know that Virtual Console (as its name implies) allows one to download...
  • Wii U first hands on

    At Eb Expo this weekend I had a chance to play Nintendo’s upcoming game console, the Wii U. Like the Wii, Nintendo is trying to change the way we interact and engage when using consoles. The major addition in the Wii U, is the new Wii U controller. The...
  • Nintendo Wii U playable at EB Expo

    Nintendo’s the only one of the big 3 launching a new console this year, now if you’re paying attention will know that the Wii U is launching on November 30th. Attendees of this year’s EB Games Expo in Sydney next weekend, will have the chance to get hands-on before...
  • Nintendo’s Wii U Pro controller looks an awful lot like Xbox

    Ahead of this year’s E3 gaming conference, Nintendo has taken the wraps off it’s new Wii U Controllers. The Wii U will contain not only the tablet sized Wii U Gamepad, but also a pro controller for more serious gaming. You’ll notice from the comparison above that there’s some...
  • Nintendo WiiU controller shown at E3, WiiU coming 2012

    Nintendo’s E3 ‘Media Presentation’ began very different than Microsoft’s or Sony’s yesterday, with an live orchestra-backed video of the 25 year history of The Legend of Zelda. This was quickly followed by the news that the next generation console from Nintendo won’t be out till ‘next year’, yep 2012...