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Surprise! Nintendo Direct Livestream Coming February 8 [VIDEO]

Nintendo announced on Tuesday morning its next Nintendo Direct is slated for Wednesday, February 8 at 2pm PT/5pm ET. The surprise announcement means tomorrow’s livestream will showcase the next batch of Nintendo Switch games, as seen in previous showings. Nintendo says tomorrow’s Direct livestream will have “roughly 40 minutes of information” on Nintendo Switch titles […]

Nintendo Switch Becomes Third Best-Selling Console of All Time

With over 122 million units sold, Nintendo Switch has surpassed PlayStation 4 and Game Boy to become the third best-selling console of all time (via Polygon). Sony PlayStation 2 with 155 million units sold, and Nintendo DS selling 154 million units in its lifetime are ranked first and second respectively. Amid semiconductor shortages, Nintendo is projecting...

Nintendo’s Top Canadian Executive Details a Successful 2022

Nintendo of Canada's GM Susan Pennefather shared her company’s successes in 2022 and what's in store for the next year, in an interview with the Financial Post. "We’re so proud that the Nintendo Switch and our IP (intellectual property) resonate really strongly with Canadians,” Susan said when asked how she felt bout the last 12...

Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Are Reported to be Skipping E3 2023

Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo will reportedly be skipping E3 2023 as the large video game conference returns for an in-person event. Slated to run from June 13th to the 16th at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the three large publishers will not have a presence on the showroom floor, says a report. According to IGN,...

New Patent Suggests Nintendogs May Make its Way to iOS and Android

A new patent surrounding Nintendo's dormant Nintendogs franchise has been discovered, pointing to a possible iOS and Android release. Nintendo has been strengthening its place in the mobile games ecosystem with the likes of Mario Kart Tour, Fire Emblem Heroes, and most recently, Pikmin Bloom. A new patent was discovered by MyNintendoNews suggesting that Nintendo...

Nintendo Reportedly Cancelled Mid-Generation Update “Switch Pro”

Nintendo has reportedly cancelled the development of its long-rumoured "Switch Pro." Over the last couple of years, rumours surrounding a mid-generation upgrade for Nintendo's handheld-console hybrid have been brewing. However, while it appears the device was once a real project, it appears as though Nintendo has moved on. During an episode of DF Direct Weekly,...

Nintendo Switch OLED on Sale for $50 Off at $399

Nintendo’s OLED console with Neon Red & Neon Blue Joy-Con has been discounted on Amazon.ca, down $50 to $399.98, which is normally the price of the regular Switch. The OLED version of the Nintendo Switch has a 7-inch OLED display offering more vivid colours and contrast, plus a wide adjustable stand. It comes with a […]

Nintendo Switch Black Friday 2022 Deal in Canada: Get $160 Back in Points

If you’re trying to hunt down the best Nintendo Switch console Black Friday deal, let’s hope you’re in Quebec, Ontario or New Brunswick. Right now, Provigo is offering up 40,000 PC Optimum points back on every $100 spent in-store. The company is advertising the Nintendo Switch at its regular price of $399.99, but you’ll get […]

Nintendo Switch Games Black Friday Sale 2022 Now Live

Nintendo has launched its Black Friday sale for Switch games in Canada for 2022, offering a variety of discounts. If you’re looking for Nintendo Switch Games Black Friday sales, check out what’s discounted right now on Amazon.ca: Big Brain Academy: Brain vs. Brain – $29 (save 25%) Mario Party Superstars – $54 (save 31%) Fire […]