Nintendo Direct Archive

  • Bayonetta Adds Star Fox and Princess Daisy to Her Nintendo-Themed Cosplay Wardrobe (Now That’s Foxy!)

    Bayonetta Adds Star Fox and Princess Daisy to Her Nintendo-Themed Cosplay Wardrobe (Now That’s Foxy!)

    Back at E3, Nintendo revealed crossover costumes for the Wii U re-release of the original Bayonetta themed after Link, Princess Peach and Samus Aran. In addition to confirming that those costumes will also be wearable in Wii U-exclusive sequel Bayonetta 2, the latest installment of […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Super Smash Bros. Blowout

    Screenshot Saturday: Super Smash Bros. Blowout

    Want Super Smash Bros. screenshots? You got ’em! Shortly after the special Super Smash Bros. edition of Nintendo Direct earlier in the week, Nintendo provided a huge press kit containing nearly a gigabyte of new screenshots from both the 3DS and Wii U versions of […]

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  • Super Smash Bros. Set for Summer 3DS Launch, Wii U Edition to Follow in the Winter

    Super Smash Bros. Set for Summer 3DS Launch, Wii U Edition to Follow in the Winter

    Earlier tonight, Nintendo hosted a special Nintendo Direct video stream dedicated entirely to the next installment in the Super Smash Bros. series. A ton of new information has been announced, starting with the target release windows for each version of the game. Nope, it will […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Nintendo Direct in Full Effect

    Screenshot Saturday: Nintendo Direct in Full Effect

    Nintendo sent over a massive pack of screenshots from its latest Nintendo Direct web stream a couple days ago, so that’s where things begin on this edition of Screenshot Saturday. Nintendo fans are in for a real treat with new pics from Wii U standouts […]

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  • Dr. Luigi… Paging Dr. Luigi

    Dr. Luigi… Paging Dr. Luigi

    Nintendo sure is squeezing every last day out of this self-proclaimed Year of Luigi. And I mean that quite literally. On December 31st, the last day of 2013, Nintendo will release Dr. Luigi exclusively for Wii U via the eShop. The $15 alternative to the […]

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  • The Legend of Zelda Dynasty Warriors Mash-up You Never Knew You Wanted is Coming to Wii U

    The Legend of Zelda Dynasty Warriors Mash-up You Never Knew You Wanted is Coming to Wii U

    There’s a new, proper Legend of Zelda game in development for Wii U, but this is not it. Hyrule Warriors (working title) is a side project in development at Tecmo-Koei for a Wii U release in 2014. As I’m sure you already pieced together from […]

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  • Mario’s Gone Cuckoo for Power-ups

    Mario’s Gone Cuckoo for Power-ups

    Super Mario 3D World is going crazy with the power-ups. In addition to the new cat suit which turns characters into fuzzy little kitties, Mario and his Mushroom Kingdom pals can now eat special cherries to spawn multiple clones. What’s that? Five Marios making it […]

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  • Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Put on Ice Until February

    Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Put on Ice Until February

    I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but anyone expecting to enjoy some DK barrel launching fun on their Wii U this holiday season is about to feel the icy sting of disappointment. Sadly, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze will no longer be […]

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  • Mario and Luigi Themed Wii Remotes, Yahoo!

    Mario and Luigi Themed Wii Remotes, Yahoo!

    On November 1st, Nintendo will be launching new Wii Remote Plus designs themed after Mushroom Kingdom heroes Mario and Luigi, both to sell for $39.99. The Wii and Wii U compatible controllers mimic each bro’s costume. The top half of the Mario case is red […]

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  • New Super Luigi U Standalone Retail Edition Announced

    New Super Luigi U Standalone Retail Edition Announced

    Luigi is taking over New Super Mario Bros. U this summer in the New Super Luigi U downloadable content pack, featuring 82 alternate levels and Nabbit as an invincible multiplayer character. But dammit, this is the Year of Luigi. He deserves better than being relegated […]

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