Nintendo Delays Pokémon Bank and Poké Transporter Launch After Network Outages

Those of you excited for the release of the Pokémon Bank and Poké Transporter today, prepare to be disappointed. Due to a network outage over the holidays, Nintendo is postponing these efforts in order to work on resolving the Nintendo Network services as disruptions continue. In a statement released in a SpotPass notification to users, Nintendo explains their […]

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Nintendo Direct Elaborates on Second-Half of 2013 Releases

Today’s Nintendo Direct video showed fans the details of their upcoming releases for the rest of the year. The company discussed titles such as Super Smash Bros., Animal Crossing Plaza, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Pokémon Rumble U (the first Pokémon title being released for the Wii U) and many more. Animal Crossing Plaza […]

E3 Reactions: Nintendo Direct Shows the Company’s Furrier Side

Hosted by Satoru Iwata, president and CEO of Nintendo and CEO of Nintendo of America, the pre-recorded presentation was the first time in years that the company did not have a traditional E3 press conference. Personally, I found this to be a better alternative than a typical E3 keynote, which are often too long, too […]

Updated: Pokemon Black, White Version 2 Announced for JP, US

The next two Pokemon games will be titled…Pokemon Black and White Version 2. Pokemon series director Junichi Masada appeared on Japanese television show Pokemon Smash! yesterday and announced the next two Pokemon games. That’s right two Pokemon games and in a move unprecedented by the series before now, they will be direct sequels to Pokemon […]