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Nintendo embraces the idea of a 'season pass' for Mario Golf: World Tour

Nintendo is slowly opening up to the exciting world of alternative revenue streams. While that might sound like the title of a panel at every business convention ever, it really just means that you will get the opportunity to pay for more stuff in a 3DS game soon. 455 more words

Business

Nintendo Turned Down a Deal to Make Skylanders a Nintendo Exclusive

When Activision was making their first Skylanders game “Spyro’s Adventure”, they reportedly went to the Big N first, offering to make it a Nintendo exclusive. Nintendo executives responded by saying, “We have never seen anything like this.” but ultimately turned down the deal. 164 more words

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Pokémon monsters Charizard and Greninja join the cast of Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo finally told us when we’ll get to play the new Super Smash Bros. (and the release dates are different for the 3DS and Wii U versions), and now it’s also showing off a pair of new characters. 340 more words

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Super Smash Bros. hits 3DS first -- Wii U version debuts this winter

Super Smash Bros. will come out this year — but in a big surprise, it’s going to hit the 3DS first, not the struggling Wii U home console. 408 more words

Games

Nintendo President Sees Diminishing Approval Rating

Nintendo’s President faces many challenges heading into June. 

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Report Suggests June is Essential For Nintendo’s Future

This June, Nintendo will be holding a vote as to who will be a part of their board of members, and with an internal approval rating dropping from 92.89 to 77.26 percent, Satoru Iwata is doing whatever he can to continue to be a part of the board as CEO. 178 more words

Video Games

Old Year's Eve: The End of the Year of Luigi

Every dog may have its day, but every plumber gets its year — and as of tomorrow, the Year of Luigi will have officially come to a close. 368 more words

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