POKÉMON ANNOUNCES NEW VIDEO GAMES POKÉMON SCARLET AND POKÉMON VIOLET ​​​​​​​

POKÉMON ANNOUNCES NEW VIDEO GAMES POKÉMON SCARLET AND POKÉMON VIOLET ​​​​​​​

Events Recognizing Pokémon Day 2022 and New Game Updates from Across the Franchise Also Unveiled On Sunday The Pokémon Company announced Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, new video games coming to the blockbuster series that first captivated fans with the Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green games 26 years ago. The announcement was made during a special Pokémon Presents video presentation streamed online to fans around the world on Pokémon Day, the annual fan-focused, pop-culture holiday celebrating the launch of the original Pokémon games on February 27, 1996. Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet will launch in late 2022 and be available exclusively on the Nintendo Switch™ system. https://youtu.be/xoiwcdqMlCA “Trainers will once again embark on an epic journey of discovery and exploration,” said Tsunekazu  Ishihara, president and CEO of The Pokémon Company. “Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet will be an adventure unlike any other, and I cannot wait to share this incredible experience with all of you.” New updates for the recently released Pokémon Brilliant Diamond, Pokémon Shining Pearl, and Pokémon […]

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Nintendo Launches the My Nintendo Store

Nintendo Launches the My Nintendo Store, A Place for Fans to Shop for Games, Merchandise and More

If you head to Nintendo.com starting today in the U.S. and Canada, you might notice a new tab at the top! This is the My Nintendo Store, a new online shopping destination where you can shop for all your favorite physical and digital games, hardware, merchandise, exclusive products and more. The My Nintendo Store features exclusive products and officially licensed merchandise from Nintendo and its partners, with orders $50 and over (not including tax) coming with free standard shipping. Digital versions of games can also be purchased at the store and downloaded directly to your Nintendo Switch system. Digital game purchases in the My Nintendo Store are tied to your Nintendo Account, so members of the free My Nintendo rewards program will automatically earn 5% in My Nintendo Gold Points* on eligible digital purchases. Those points can then be used toward future eligible digital games or DLC, making the process to redeem My […]

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LEADER OF VIDEO GAME HACKING GROUP SENTENCED TO 40 MONTHS

Nintendo management reported yesterday, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington imposed a 40-month sentence upon Gary W. Bowser, one of the leaders of the Team Xecuter criminal enterprise, which created and sold console hacking software and devices used to play pirated Nintendo Switch games. Nintendo appreciates the hard work and tireless efforts of federal prosecutors and law enforcement agencies to curb illegal activities on a global scale that cause serious harm to Nintendo and the video game industry. In particular, Nintendo would like to thank the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) of the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Washington, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section and the Justice Department’s Office of International Affairs for their significant contribution and assistance. For more information about Nintendo visit, https://www.nintendo.com/.

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Air Joy Plus Ultralight Nintendo Switch™ Headset

EKSA Launches Air Joy Plus Ultralight Nintendo Switch Headset

The EKSA Air Joy Plus Ultralight Nintendo Switch Headset is a versatile, lightweight, wired gaming headset designed to provide the best mobile and switch gaming experience out there. Now one can truly game anytime and anywhere. EKSA is certain to continue to dominate the field with their newly released E3Z Air Joy Plus Ultralight Nintendo Switch Headset. Already considered a must-have for Mobile and Nintendo Switch Gaming. Once again, EKSA presents a product with advanced features: Advanced ENC Technology: With the true power of ENC technology, gamers can incredibly enjoy their game play even in noisy environments, like most commutes. Driver-free 7.1 Surround Sound: The 7.1 surround sound headset is undeniably the best mobile gaming headset on the market. With great surround sound, optimum sound quality, and maximum comfort, the sound of movement and other things from a gaming background can give users an edge over their enemy. 204g Ultra-lightweight Design: Gone are the […]

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Nintendo Switch is the Best-Selling Video Game Console in November

Nintendo Switch is the Best-Selling Video Game Console in November With More Than 1 Million Units Sold

Nintendo Switch Has Been the Top-Selling Console in the U.S. for 35 Out of 36 Consecutive Months According to the NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the U.S., the combined sales of Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite and Nintendo Switch – OLED Model systems hit 1.13 million in the month of November, powering up Nintendo Switch as the best-selling video game console of that month. For the important holiday-shopping week of Thanksgiving, which includes Black Friday, Nintendo Switch was also the top-selling video game console, with nearly 550,000 systems sold. With November logged in the record books, Nintendo Switch has now been the top-selling video game console for 35 out of the last 36 months. “With a wide-ranging library of games and three options to choose from between Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite and Nintendo Switch – OLED Model, the Nintendo Switch family of systems offers something for everyone this holiday season,” […]

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Nintendo Addresses Error Message Near End of Metroid Dread Gameplay

Nintendo notes that a bug has been found in Metroid Dread that can prevent players from progressing under a certain condition. A patch will be released by the end of October to fix this. We apologize for the inconvenience. “The Software Was Closed Because an Error Occurred” Error If, near the end of the Metroid Dread game you receive the message, “The software was closed because an error occurred,” and the game forcibly closes. Nintendo is aware of an error in the Metroid Dread game that prevents the player from proceeding when the specific sequence below is followed near the end of the game. They are preparing a software update to prevent this error, which should be available in October 2021. Near the end of the game, if the player destroys a door while a map marker for that specific door is displayed on the map, the game will forcibly […]

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Gamescom 2021: Gamescom award 2021 – These are the nominees!

The nominees for gamescom award 2021 have been set. The international jury comprised of German and international games experts, journalists, and content creators has nominated games in 22 categories. Now, partners and fans of gamescom (August 25 – August 27) are eagerly expecting the announcement of the winners. A first batch of trophies in the Platform categories will be awarded on Wednesday at gamescom: Opening Night Live. As of now and until Saturday, August 28, 3:00 PM (CEST), gamescom fans can vote for their favorites in the two fan categories Best Streamer and gamescom “Most Wanted” Consumer Award. The latter is chosen from among the nominated titles. Votes can be cast via online survey. Winners of these fan categories as well as further jury categories such as Best Announcement, Best Lineup, Best Trailer and the HEART OF GAMING Award will be awarded throughout the program of gamescom studio. The same is […]

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Metroid Dread

GameStop Reveals Top Ten Switch Pre-Orders Since June 2021

This week GameStop revealed its top ten most pre-ordered Nintendo Switch games over the past couple of months. Data is based on reservations starting June 8. Metroid Dread continues to be the most anticipated release and the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl remakes – due out this November – are in second place. The full lineup is as follows: 1. Metroid Dread 2. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl Double Pack 3. Mario Party Superstars 4. Pokemon Legends: Arceus 5. Shin Megami Tensei V 6. Pokemon Brilliant Diamond 7. WarioWare: Get It Together! 8. Doki Doki Literature Club Plus 9. Sonic Colors: Ultimate 10. Advance Wars 1 + 2 Re-Boot Camp As for the current top-selling Switch game, Nintendo’s Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is still out in front with 37.08 million unit sales worldwide. (June 2021) Sources: nintendoeverything.com and nintendolife.com

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New “Over the Rainbow Unicorn” 7in1 Travel Kits for Switch and Switch LITE

Available now in the UK on Amazon and leading games stores and online retailers Following the Best-selling, 5* rated Unicorn cases, iMP was pleased to announce the release of the new “Over the Rainbow Unicorn” 7 in 1 Travel Kits for the Nintendo Switch. This new Over the Rainbow Unicorn 7in1 Travel Kit features a new Unicorn design, the kit includes additional accessories for the world’s hottest handhelds including: Sturdy and Stylish EVA Case to protect and store your console, 10 games and accessories with a new and unique design. Clear TPU Grip Shell protects the console during transport and play. 2m braided USB A-USB C charge cable for charging on the go from any USB source. Screen protector to keep your screen protected from dust and scratches. Bring on the nose with the included earphones. Twin thumb grips improve control and reduce wear and tear on your console analogue […]

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