Reggie Fils-Aime: Nintendo is an Entertainment Company

Reggie Fils-Aime spoke at the annual GeekWire Summit in Seattle and the focus was less about where Nintendo has been before and what they are doing moving forward, and more about trying to change the way Nintendo is perceived.  In…

Why Nintendo Has Never Been DOOMED: But So Many Want Them to Be

If you’ve been around the Nintendo community long enough, I am sure you have ran across the phrase “Nintendo is doomed”. Out of all of the negativity, criticism, hate, and anything else that can be lobbied towards a community or…

Switch Online Service’s Bad Advertising, Nintendo Direct Reactions | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 80

Nintendo Prime Podcast is back for it’s 80th episode, featuring the one and only Eric Mohr and for the first time in awhile, one of our patrons from the $20 tier on Patreon…. Andrew!   Below you can download the…

A New Nintendo Direct is Happening at 5pm CT Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that a brand new Nintendo Direct featuring 3DS and Nintendo Switch games will be happening tomorrow at 6pm ET, 3pm PT, and 5pm CT. You can do the conversions if you need to for your own local…

A Tingle Horror Game? Octopath Dominating Japan & Spyro on Switch | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 74

Come watch as we discuss what could have been in a Tingle horror game.  We also take a look at sales report for games in Japan, and could Spyro be coming to Switch?   Below you can download the full…

E3 is Better Than Ever for Nintendo Fans – Here’s Why

E3 is still magical in 2018, but for many the luster has been wearing off over the years, especially for Nintendo fans. No more live press conferences, leaks everywhere, games getting unveiled a week or two early, data-miners going to…

Kimishima Explains Why Furukawa is the Right Person to Lead Nintendo as President

Have you been wondering why Furukawa was chosen to be the new President of Nintendo? I know I have, as publicly available information on Furukawa is rather lacking since most of his work since 1994 has happened behind the scenes.…

Retro Studios Writer/Cinematic Designer is Leaving After 2 Years on the Job

Current Retro Studios Writer/Cinematic Designer Jon Verrall is leaving Retro Studios to return “home” on May 15th. Here is how he put it on twitter: I’ve had a wonderful time at Retro Studios—the people there are awesome, and I’ll miss…

Nintendo Japan Owns 16 of the Top 30 Best Selling Games in February 2018

Famitsu has released their list of the top 30 best selling video games in Japan and needless to say, Nintendo hit it big. Here’s the full rundown: 1. [PS4] Monster Hunter World – 638,881 (478,691 physical, 160,190 digital) 2. [PS4]…

3DS Has 0 Games Launching in May in Japan – Is This Signaling the End?

The 3DS has been wildly popular in Japan over the years, however the end my finally be on the horizon after exploring the upcoming game release schedule in Nintendo’s official Japanese website. As discovered by Nintendo Soup, there are literally…