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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 10, 2014 8:30AM PST

Nintendo boasted today that the 3DS had a successful 2013, with a 45% increase in software sales over 2012. Lifetime sales of the system itself passed 11.5 million last year in the United States. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 10, 2014 8:00AM PST

Disney Magical World is coming on April 11, Nintendo announced today. It lets you solve the problems of Disney characters, manage a cafe, plant crops, and customize your character with Disney themed outfits and accessories. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 10, 2014 6:50AM PST

Nintendo has announced that Yoshi's New Island will release on March 14. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 9, 2014 11:35PM PST

King Dedede has joined the Super Smash Bros. roster on Wii U and 3DS, days ahead of Kirby's Triple Deluxe's release in Japan. Read more

Next Level Games, most recently responsible for Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, will work exclusively on Nintendo games. "We are doing only Nintendo products now," studio co-founder Jason Carr said in a statement. Read more

Level-5's RPG/sports hybrid Inazuma Eleven is coming to North America in the first quarter of this year, a Nintendo release calendar has revealed. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2014 7:30AM PST

"Turns out we aren't as good at selling games as we thought!" Dutch studio Two Tribes has earnestly stated, boldly declaring "It's time for a radical change!" The developer behind games including Toki Tori and Edge has laid off all but two members--its two co-founders--and is looking at ways to make games which won't send it out of business. Read more

Director Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed that the two versions of Smash Bros will have different trophies to collect as well. Read more

Last year, Nintendo had to pay $15 million to former Sony employee Seijiro Tomita after he sued over alleged patent infringement over the... Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 6, 2014 9:15AM PST

Bravely Default has had a few changes made to its western release, if the European version is any indication. Among the changes are more modest costumes, toned down sexual innuendo, and the ages of the characters going from 15 to 18. Read more

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