Cranky Kong Voice Actor, Aron Tager, Passes Away

Raise your hand if you remember the original animated series for Donkey Kong Country? I know I do, even though it’s run on cable TV was fairly short lived like most of Nintendo’s forerays into cartoon telivision back then. Unfortunately,…

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Retail Copies Have “Leaked”

Whelp, any hope some had about the entirety of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate not having everything leaked onto the internet seems thrown away. Sure, we know a ROM of Pokemon Let’s Go leaked days before release, but that’s atypical of…

Rumor: Lost Continent Section in Universal Islands to be Replaced by Zelda Stuff

We’ve known for awhile that new Nintendo based attractions were arriving at Universal Studios in Florida as well as their associated theme park in Japan. While these attractions are not open yet, it appears a massive area is being taken…

The Regginator Turns 57 Today!

We here at Nintendo Prime would like to wish NOA President and COO Reggie Fils-Amie the happiest of birthdays!  Reggie turns 57 today, and in honor of his birthday please enjoy the video below:

Crazy Super Mario Odyssey Theory, Hype (Ft. HMK) | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 34 (Part 4)

HMK joins us to talk about Super Mario Odyssey, specifically a theory he has on it, as we all gush over our excitement for this game. Below you can download the full audio only version: Download (Right-Click, Save As) | iTunes

SNES Classic Edition is Hacked! New Games, Scanlines, & More

Stop the presses and sound the alarms, the SNES Classic Edition has been hacked! Alright, so it’s not time to panic nor is this necessarily surprising. Nintendo has had their systems hacked for decades and while they have gotten better…

We’re Playing StarDew Valley Live on Switch! (11:30am – 1:30am CST)

Watch live video from NintendoPrimeTV on www.twitch.tvWe’re livestreaming StarDew Valley on Nintendo Switch today! The stream is being done by the one and only, FiveJay from FiveJayGaming. If the stream above is causing you problems, you can also check it…

Nintendo announces SNES Pre-orders, Promises Significant Amount

Nintendo has announced that retailers will be taking pre-orders for the SNES  Classic later this month. They also said that there will be a “significant amount” for this calendar year.   Walmart had previously taken pre-orders for the SNES Classic…

First 4 Figures Acquires Bayonetta License, New Figure on the Way

First 4 Figures makes various high-end collectible figures relating to video games and anime. The newest acquisition to their products includes Platinum’s favorite witch, Bayonetta.  If you’re interested, then keep an eye out on First 4 Figures social media because…

Coffee Table-Sized NES Controller to be Released

Retro-Bit, a company known for producing modernised retro consoles and video game adaptors, has taken it one step further with “The Retro-Bit Mega Table” an NES controller the size of a standard low-lying coffee table. As a table, it’s fairly…