Four Hey! Pikmin wallpapers added to My Nintendo in North America
Posted on 1 month ago by Andrew in 3DS, General Nintendo, News | 0 comments | 0 Likes
My Nintendo members in North America can now redeem four new Hey! Pikmin wallpapers from the rewards page.
You can choose from a background of the official box art, a Red Pikmin, a Blue Pikmin, or a Yellow Pikmin. Each one is 50 Platinum Points and they come in eleven different resolutions.
The Hey! Pikmin wallpapers can be found here and last until November 1st.
Nyannyan Neko Mario Time episode 94
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, Switch, Videos | 0 comments | 0 Likes
The latest episode of Nintendo’s Japanese show Nyannyan Neko Mario Time has now gone live. We’ve included it below.
Playing With Super Power: Nintendo SNES Classics revealed
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News | 3 Comments | 0 Likes
When the NES Classic Edition came out last year, Prima worked with Nintendo on a special book. The two sides are teaming up once again for the Super NES Classic Edition.
Amazon shows a listing for Playing With Super Power: Nintendo SNES Classics. The book comes in two versions: hardcover and paperback. The hardcover version comes with a special slipcase.
As for what’s included in Playing With Super Power: Nintendo SNES Classics, here’s the rundown:
Splatoon 2 amiibo unboxing and comparison
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, Videos | 2 Comments | 0 Likes
MyGamingBoulevard got its hands on the Inkling Boy, Inkling Girl and Squid amiibo launching with Splatoon 2 this Friday. The figures are unboxed below, and also compared to the original Splatoon figures.
Bayonetta, Corrin and Cloud amiibo unboxing
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MyGamingBoulevard has an early look at the new Bayonetta, Corrin and Cloud amiibo releasing this week. All of the figures get unboxed in the video below.
Another look at the Nintendo x LeSportsac travel collection (Mario)
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News | 0 comments | 0 Likes
Nintendo and LeSportsac announced a new travel collection last month. In an update added to Nintendo’s Japanese blog, some additional items are shown off that we hadn’t seen previously.
To begin, here’s the “Power Up Burst” lineup:
Rumor: Dataminers find text about the end of Miiverse from new Wii U update
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, Rumors | 64 Comments | 0 Likes
Miiverse launched with Wii U back in 2012. It expanded to 3DS in later years, but the service as a whole could be coming to an end soon.
As we reported earlier, Nintendo pushed out a new update for Wii U tonight. We don’t really have any specifics, though dataminers appear to have made an interesting discovery.
This text was apparently changed with version 5.5.2:
“The Miiverse service has ended. Miiverse and any software features that make use of Miiverse are now unavailable.”
Miiverse isn’t a part of Switch at all, so it wouldn’t be entirely surprising to see the service end at some point soon. Some community members likely wouldn’t be too happy though.
New Smash Bros. amiibo out in the wild
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, Images | 10 Comments | 0 Likes
We’ve waited ages for the final round of Smash Bros. amiibo. But finally, this week, the final set of figures will be launching. Cloud, Corrin, and Bayonetta are due out on Friday.
We still have a few days to go until the official release, but you can always leave it to certain retailers to break the street date. Get a look at the newest Smash Bros. amiibo with some in-person photos.
CoroCoro making a Splatoon anime
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News | 16 Comments | 0 Likes
CoroCoro has long been producing a manga based on Splatoon. Now the magazine is taking things to the next level with its own original anime.
The anime won’t actually air on TV, but it will be published on CoroCoro’s YouTube channel. It will naturally be based on the manga.
CoroCoro will be kicking off the Splatoon anime on August 12.
Mario Kart Arcade GP VR footage
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, Videos | 10 Comments | 0 Likes
More footage is in from Mario Kart Arcade GP VR. We’re able to get another look at the track – off-screen that is – as well as a look at the whole racing unit setup. Check out the video below.