Super Mario Maker 2 Sees Link From The Legend of Zelda Join as a Playable Character

Super Mario Maker 2 Sees Link From The Legend of Zelda Join as a Playable Character

The Super Mario Maker 2 game is getting a legendary update. On Dec. 5, a free update to Super Mario Maker 2 for the Nintendo Switch system adds Link from the Legend of Zelda series as a playable character, new course parts and a new gameplay mode. After downloading the Ver. 2.0.0 update, the new Master Sword item will be available to use exclusively in the 8-bit Super Mario Bros. style. When this new course part is picked up, Mario will transform into Link, equipped with a new set of moves like attacking with a sword, shooting arrows and dropping bombs. In the recently launched The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening game for Nintendo Switch, Link encounters familiar characters from the Super Mario games like Piranha Plants and Goombas, but this time Link is joining a Super Mario game in Super Mario Maker 2! Transforming into Link using the Master Sword opens up a whole new world of design possibilities for creators. Using his arrows, […]

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Quad Goals: Nintendo Brings Nintendo Switch to Colleges this Fall

Quad Goals: Nintendo Brings Nintendo Switch to Colleges this Fall

Visit the Nintendo Switch: Together Tour to Earn a Bachelor’s in Fun-onomics REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 26, 2019 – Countless college students over the last 25 years have memories about Nintendo – from playing Mario Kart with friends in dorm rooms late into the night, to meeting up for some friendly Super Smash Bros. competitions in the rec center. Nintendo and college go hand in hand like Mario and a pair of overalls (which his mom obviously washes for him when he visits home). To introduce the newest generation of college students to the newest generation of Nintendo games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Nintendo is enrolling in college campuses this fall with its open-to-everyone Nintendo Switch: Together Tour. Running from Sept. 30 to Nov. 21, the tour is a great way for busy college students to take a break from some of the stresses of college life and let off some […]

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Nintendo Download, Sept. 19, 2019: Your Adventure on Koholint Island Awaits…

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in NintendoeShop on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. Customers in the U.S. and […]

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Nintendo Download, June 13, 2019: Drop the Legendary Beats

Nintendo Download, June 13, 2019: Drop the Legendary Beats

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. Customers in the U.S. […]

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Super Mario Odyssey And Breath Of The Wild to get VR Update

Super Mario Odyssey And Breath Of The Wild to get VR Update

Experience 2 beloved games in new ways with the Toy-Con VR Goggles from the Nintendo Labo: VR Kit when it adds a free Labo VR update for Super Mario Odyssey and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the 25th April, 2019! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSXSGyYsCZg See Mario’s world in a whole new way with Nintendo Labo VR! Join Mario for a bite-sized bonus experience in simple, family friendly VR. Revisit the Cap, Seaside, and Luncheon Kingdoms in three new mini-missions! See Link’s world in a whole new way with Nintendo Labo VR! Enjoy The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s epic adventure like never before. Turning the feature on and off is a snap. The vast kingdom of Hyrule awaits!

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Legend Of Zelda: Time To Save Hyrule Triforce Alarm Clock

WAKE UP EARLY TO SAVE THE WORLD WITH THIS LEGEND OF ZELDA ALARM CLOCK

Even the Hero of Time himself needs help getting out of bed. Hey! Listen! Do you hear that? It’s Navi! And that noise is your alarm clock. It’s time to drag those lazy bones out of bed and save Hyrule! Do you remember, Hero of Time? We bought you this Legend Of Zelda: Time To Save Hyrule Triforce Alarm Clock for the express purpose of getting you up and at ’em to make sure you’re on your way to rescue Zelda and keep the evil Ganondorf from taking over the world. This Triforce-shaped clock is shaped like a fun collectible, but it’s all business. It’s powered by USB, so you can just plug it into a power source like a computer so you don’t have to worry about batteries. And when the alarm goes off, it won’t play a blaring, irritating sound. Instead, it will triumphantly play The Legend of Zelda: A Link to […]

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Nintendo Switch sales

Nintendo Switch is the Fastest-Selling Video Game System of this Generation

Nintendo Switch Maintains Strong Momentum Into Its Second Holiday Season REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 18, 2018 – Nintendo Switch has become the fastest-selling video game system of this hardware generation through 21 months, according to The NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the United States. From its launch in March 2017 through November 2018, Nintendo Switch has sold more than 8.7 million units, outpacing U.S. sales of all other current-generation systems at the same point in their life cycles. Nintendo is also the overall top-selling U.S. software publisher so far for 2018, according to NPD data through November. This performance should receive an additional boost from the December release of the Super Smash Bros. Ultimategame, which has become not only the fastest-selling Nintendo Switch game of all time, but also the fastest-selling game in the Super Smash Bros. series, with U.S. sales of over 3 million units in just 11 days, according to Nintendo’s […]

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Nintendo Switch sales

Nintendo Hits Big Milestones from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday

U.S. Nintendo Sales Top $250 Million During the Five-Day Period REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 28, 2018 – Nintendo Switch set two new records from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday: It became the best-selling Nintendo console in U.S. history for that five-day period, surpassing even Wii system sales. Nintendo Switch also had its best-selling week ever in the United States. In fact, according to Adobe Analytics, Nintendo Switch was among the most-purchased items online on Thanksgiving Day and the overall top-selling video game product online for the Black Friday-Cyber Monday time period. Strong demand resulted in shoppers buying more than $250 million in Nintendo products from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, according to Nintendo’s internal sales figures, demonstrating that Nintendo has something for everyone this holiday season. That sales total accounts for video game systems like Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, retro systems like Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition and Super Nintendo Entertainment System: Super NES […]

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Majora's Mask Lore Explored Through Children of Termina Album

Majora’s Mask Lore Explored Through Children of Termina Album

Musician Rozen continues Hyrule series with Children of Termina, a deep dive into Majora’s Mask on digital, CD, and vinyl now available for pre-order SEATTLE – November 13, 2018 – Materia Collective is pleased to announce Children of Termina,  a deep exploration of the unsettling lore behind The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask by arranger Rozen. Much like his smash-hit albums Sins of Hyrule and Ballads of Hyrule, Children of Termina features powerful orchestral arrangements, this time taking on a dark and haunting tone as listeners unravel the mysteries of Termina. Live performers on the album include the Sofia Session Orchestra, Julie Elven (Horizon Zero Dawn) and Celica Soldream (World of Warcraft). Children of Termina by Rozen Children of Termina is licensed and available for pre-order ahead of the November 30, 2018 release in digital and CD formats as well as limited edition vinyl: Children of Termina Pre-Order on Bandcamp Rozen is keeping the full track list under wraps with reveals to be made regualarly […]

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Ocarina of Time’s Temples Get Metal Tribute by Ro Panuganti

The Temples is a creative tribute to the iconic dungeons from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time by metal arranger Ro Panuganti and Materia Collective The Temples (Music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time) is now on Bandcamp, iTunes, and Spotify SEATTLE – August 10, 2018 – Materia Collective is thrilled to release The Temples (Music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time) by arranger Ro Panuganti. This creative metal album remixes each of the iconic temple themes from this beloved classic in explosive metal fashion, incorporating ambiance and sound design to tell the game’s story over the course of the album. Sample Ro Panuganti cover song: The Temples: Music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time by Ro Panuganti The Temples (Music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time) is available today: The Temples (Music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time) on Bandcamp The Temples (Music from […]

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