• Happy birthday, N64! Now where’s my virtual console games?

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    Today marks the 18th anniversary of the Nintendo 64 consoles’ release in North America. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. While the Nintendo 64 had tons of great games, it was the first generation in which Nintendo was beginning to be eclipsed by the PlayStation.

  • What I Love and Hate About Super Smash Bros. 3DS So Far

    Published at Kotaku - 6 readers

    Back in the day, I bought Super Smash Bros. for the N64 on day one. In high school, Smash Bros. Melee was constantly hooked up to the TV of our dorm. So needless to say, I played a lot of Smash Bros. growing up. But for nearly 8 years, I haven’t touched it—until I picked up the 3DS game yesterday, that is.

  • Nintendo Turns 125 Years Old Today

    Pure Nintendo - - 3 readers - James Casson On September 22, 2014 http://purenintendo.com/ Today is a special day on Nintendo’s calendar, as the iconic company marks its 125th anniversary. The company was founded on September 23, 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi. Nintendo’s first endeavor was to produce and market handmade Hanafuda cards.
  • Ben's Gaming Memories - The SEGA Dreamcast (Happy 15th Birthday!)

    Netto's Game Room - - 5 readers - It's hard to believe, but 15 years ago SEGA released their very last gaming console--the SEGA Dreamcast. As we all know, the console had a short lifetime (and only had a handful of games released on it), but for some gamers out there, it was still a special console. I am one of them gamers. As a kid there was few things I wanted more than a SEGA.

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    … titles from a variety of different platforms. Thus far, the Wii U Virtual Console contains classics from the Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo, and more recently, the Game Boy Advance, which is indeed a welcome addition. N64 titles, while still currently absent, are also coming, and there have been rumors that GameCube games…

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  • What We Need To See On Nintendo’s Wii U

    … Super Metroid of a 3D like the Metroid Prime series, we need a Metroid game for the Wii U. In the future, I’m also hoping for both an Animal Crossing game and Harvest Moon game for the Wii U. We got both on the Wii, so why not? Also, with the Miiverse and online play, they could do a lot with both games. Just look at the online play on Animal…

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  • Happy birthday, N64! Now where’s my virtual console games?

    … virtual console efforts that first began on the Wii. Where have all the good games gone? While Nintendo has recently stepped up the game in terms of advertising for its core products like Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros., it still lags far behind in terms of what its fans expected from the Wii U when it launched back in 2012. The Wii’s virtual…

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  • Stories of a Gamer: Bunneh3000′s History Of Gaming

    …: The Crusaders, Dynasty Warriors, Samurai Warriors, BLoody Roar, Tekken, Onimusha, Robotech, and more began to dominate my gametime as for years. FPS and action shooters are definitely my goto genres but my heart resides firmly in flight combat sims (particularly space ones) and strategy/RPG games. That affinity will always be there due to my passion for flying…

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  • Super Smash Bros. 3DS: Demo Preview

    …Cast your mind back to late 2001. The Nintendo GameCube wouldn’t arrive in PAL territories for another five months, but future classic Super Smash Bros. Melee was already on its way to North American homes just in time for the holiday season. Despite being only 14 years old and practically broke at the time, I just couldn’t wait; I imported…

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  • Clear Case 2DS Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Bundle

    … with a pre-installed copy of Pokemon Alpha Sapphire. The new stylish 2DS consoles are very much reminiscent of the old school clear N64 and Gameboy. I am glad Nintendo is bring back the stylish look. The bundle themselves will launch alongside Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire on November 28, however, Nintendo has not mentioned the pricing. Two wild Nintendo #2DS bundles appear on 28/11 featuring #Pokemon #OmegaRuby and #AlphaSapphire pic.twitter.com/59opPKHc08 — Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) September 23, 2014…

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  • Nintendo Turns 125 Years Old Today

    … selling “Game N Watch” 1981 – Mario and Donkey Kong made their first appearances 1985 – NES is launched, along with Super Mario Bros 1989 – Game Boy launched 1991 – SNES launched in USA 1994 – Nintendo established in Australia 1996 – N64 launched 2001 – Game Boy Advance launched, using the latest 32 bit technology 2001 – Nintendo GameCube launched…

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  • Women of Gaming Calendar Theme – HALP!

    … of a game called The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time? ….mmmm, so it appears you have. Well, this game is just iconic in so many ways, not to mention I have so many personal ties to it. Thus, I’ve decided to do something with Ocarina of Time. This is what I’m thinking: I’ll select iconic screen-grabs from the game (N64 version all the way…

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  • Abbreviated History: Nintendo’s 125th Birthday!

    …, that’s Nintendo’s beginning in a nutshell, but let it not be one to overshadow both the Gamecube’s recent 13th Birthday just last week on September 14th, and the not-too distant N64’s 18th Birthday back in June. The Gamecube may been the one black sheep out of Nintendo’s home console cast due to lack of sales and ability to permeate the mainstream…

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  • DidYouKnowGaming – Rayman Feat. Caddicarus

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  • Killer Instinct Season 2 trailer shows Maya

    … Gargos, but when he returned Maya was cast out by her tribe and forced to vanquish him to regain her throne. The end of the trailer also teases a new character, which appears to be a mummy. The Killer Instinct Season 2 release date is October 15. The expansion promises to offer "enhanced game modes and a completely revamped interface". Killer Instinct…

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