News tagged: Nintendo

Nintendo Creating Zelda Game For iOS

Nintendo is working on a Legend of Zelda title for iOS, reports the Wall Street Journal. It'd be the first time Nintendo has come out with a mobile Zelda game and it'd continue the company's relatively recent venture into mobile gaming. We may not see it for months.

Minecraft Reaches Nintendo Switch

Minecraft has been released for the Nintendo Switch. It comes with all of the same features found in the other console versions of Minecraft, including its multiplayer mini games. Even if you're using the handheld setup, Microsoft says it should offer 720p 60 fps performance.

Nintendo Reveals New 2DS XL

Nintendo has unveiled a new 2DS model, the "New 2DS XL." It'll be released on July 28 in the United States and be available for $150. The system is coming out on the same day as Hey Pikmin and Miitopia. The design is pretty much the same as the New 3DS XL.

Nintendo Won't Hold E3 Press Conference

No traditional press conference will be held by Nintendo at this year's E3, continuing a trend of not holding E3 briefings. The company hasn't held a conference at the event since 2012. Since then, it's been posting Nintendo Direct-like videos and holding livestreams instead.

SNES Classic May Be Coming In 2017

Nintendo is going to release a mini Classic Edition of the SNES later this year, reports Eurogamer. The console, which will be similar to the NES Classic Edition, is said to becoming "in time for Christmas this year." It may come out around November of this year.

Nintendo's Fastest Selling Console Is The Switch

The Nintendo Switch is officially the fastest selling console in Nintendo's history. It sold 906,000 units in March alone, which Nintendo considers particularly good for a "non-traditional" console sale month like March. The Switch is doing better than most consoles.

Nintendo Discontinues NES Classic

Although it's only been out since late 2016 and is a popular product, Nintendo is discontinuing the NES Classic Edition in North America. If you weren't able to get it already, you may never get a new unit. The last shipments will reach North America this month.