Omar Cornut Recalled Working On Retro Atari Classics For DS

Retro Atari Classics was a game released on the Nintendo DS in 2005. At the time, the handheld was not even a year old and developers were still getting used to its capabilities. One of those developers was Omar Cornut, who was a part of Taniko, the team that developed Retro Atari Classics. Although he … Continue reading Omar Cornut Recalled Working On Retro Atari Classics For DS

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Kimishima Explains Reasoning Behind Their Console Re-Designs, How He Wants To Take Same Approach With Other Hardware

In an announcement that admittedly not many of us expected earlier this week with the reveal of the New Nintendo 2DS XL, Nintendo's President, Tatsumi Kimishima, has explained the reasoning as to why Nintendo often re-designs their hardware. Taken from an official summary Q&A sheet (which outlines all the things that were mentioned in the Financial Briefing) … Continue reading Kimishima Explains Reasoning Behind Their Console Re-Designs, How He Wants To Take Same Approach With Other Hardware

Former Nintendo Employee Discusses The Cancelled Successor To The Game Boy Advance

While the Game Boy brand has been with Nintendo since 1989, it has been mostly dormant since the release of the DS in 2004. However, it seems that wasn't always the plan. In an interview with Retro Gamer, Satoru Okada talked about his 41 years working for the Nintendo and his involvement with the Game Boy line. According to … Continue reading Former Nintendo Employee Discusses The Cancelled Successor To The Game Boy Advance

Here’s What The Witcher 3 Would Look Like On Nintendo DS

The Witcher 3 is one of the most visually impressive games of this generation. However, one fan has tried to re-imagine the game as if it were released for the Nintendo DS. Available to download as a texture pack, the mod downgrades many of the game's graphics so they could feasibly run on Nintendo's handheld. The changes … Continue reading Here’s What The Witcher 3 Would Look Like On Nintendo DS

Mario Vs. Donkey Kong 2: March Of The Minis Is Coming To Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow

Another Virtual Console classic has been revealed as part of this week's Nintendo eShop downloads. Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis will be re-released tomorrow, October 6, for $9.99 via the service on Wii U. The puzzle game was originally released in 2006 for Nintendo DS. It is set during the opening … Continue reading Mario Vs. Donkey Kong 2: March Of The Minis Is Coming To Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow

Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs is Now Available On The NA Wii U eShop

Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs is now available to purchase on the North American Wii U eShop. The game is an action role-playing title and was originally released on the Nintendo DS in March 2010 in Japan, followed by October 2010 in North America. Here's the description of the title from the Pokémon website: "Suit up and … Continue reading Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs is Now Available On The NA Wii U eShop

Wario: Master Of Disguise Will Arrive To The North American Wii U VC Tomorrow

The Nintendo DS title Wario: Master of Disguise is due to arrive to the North American Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow. The title was originally released in North America in March 2007, and was the second Wario platformer to be released after Wario World for the Nintendo GameCube in 2003. Here's the description from Nintendo's website: … Continue reading Wario: Master Of Disguise Will Arrive To The North American Wii U VC Tomorrow

Rumor: Nintendo DS Cartridge Production Has Ceased Worldwide

A tweet from Canadian retailer Video Games Plus has mentioned that Nintendo has ceased production of Nintendo DS cartridges. However, Video Games Plus says that they will be selling their own set of exclusively restocked DS games in the future. Because Nintendo hasn't officially confirmed this, we're marking this as a rumor for now. That … Continue reading Rumor: Nintendo DS Cartridge Production Has Ceased Worldwide

New Super Mario Bros. Coming To The European Wii U Virtual Console Thursday

The highly praised and ridiculously successful New Super Mario Bros. is making its way over to the European Wii U Virtual Console this Thursday, only a half-year after its May release in North America. If you weren't one of the 30 million people that played the original game on the Nintendo DS, make sure to watch the official trailer … Continue reading New Super Mario Bros. Coming To The European Wii U Virtual Console Thursday