By Michael On 15 Sep, 2014 At 03:28 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments

A Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Amiibo Bundle may be coming according to a product listing by a major US retail. Walmart has recently listed on their website a Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Amiibo Starter Pack. The bundle pack comes complete with a physical copy of Smash Wii U, an Amiibo Mario, […]

By Jocelyn Mak On 31 Aug, 2014 At 10:18 PM | Categorized As Wii U, Wii U News | With 0 Comment

  Nintendo is poised to take a large chunk of market share of the toys-to-life range from Activision and Disney Interactive with their latest product line called, Amiibo. Launching alongside Super Smash Bros For Wii U later this year, signs are positive that Nintendo’s gamble with Amiibo will pay-off. In a recent interview, President of Nintendo America, […]

By Michael On 30 Aug, 2014 At 11:21 PM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment

I guess those studies claiming that Amiibo’s will be in hot demand are true. At the time of writing, Nintendo’s range of interactive figurines, Amiibo’s, are performing well in Amazons best seller list.  11 of the 12 figurines are in the top 20 best sellers list in the video games category. Furthermore, Wii Fit Trainer, Marth and Villager […]

By Andy Steyn On 17 Jul, 2014 At 11:09 AM | Categorized As Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros | With 0 Comment

Amiibo Super Smash Bros for Wii U Bundle Planned? An Amiibo Super Smash Bros For Wii U could be on the cards, according to the latest rumors. According to Sickr of Mynintendonews, Nintendo might be planning to bundle a free Amiibo with every copy of Super Smash Bros For Wii U. Sickr claims that a […]

By Michael On 8 Jul, 2014 At 09:54 AM | Categorized As Wii U News | With 2 Comments

EB Games Australia is now taking pre-orders for Nintendo’s NFC offering – the Amiibo. The retailer currently lists the figurines at $30 each. Now before you get a heart attack, these prices are placeholders and will likely change when Nintendo announces the official price. For context’s sake – Skylander and Disney Infinity toys usually retail between […]

By Michael On 4 Jul, 2014 At 12:53 AM | Categorized As Wii U News | With 2 Comments

It is no secret that Nintendo is banking on Super Smash Bros For Wii U and Amiibo’s to rejuvenate their Wii U business. The fact that Activision has made a killing with the Skylanders series will only encourage Nintendo even more. According, to new research by Interpret – Nintendo’s Amiibo’s are highly desired. Firstly, the  Firm […]

By Michael On 13 Jun, 2014 At 11:05 AM | Categorized As Wii U, Wii U News | With 0 Comment

Bask In The Packaging of the Amiibo’s Compatible With Super Smash Bros For Wii U Neogaf has uncovered the placeholder package of the Amiibo line products compatible with Super Smash Bros For Wii U. So far, Nintendo has unveiled 15 Amiibo figurines, with more to be announced at a later date. I must admit, from […]

By Michael On 11 Jun, 2014 At 03:52 AM | Categorized As E3 2014, Wii U, Wii U News | With 0 Comment

Nintendo’s next endeavor is driving the NFC market. Taking advantage of the strong brand of Nintendo’s Franchises – the Amiibo figurines will be compatible with multiple games, and not merely be a one trick pony. Super Smash Bros For Wii U will be the first Wii U game to take advantage of Amiibo. Bill Trinen […]

By Michael On 30 Aug, 2014 At 12:10 AM | Categorized As 3DS, News, Wii U | With 0 Comment

Nintendo has shared their extensive plans to capitalize on the busy sales rush during the holiday season. The Press release is quite extensive, and would have recommended Nintendo to host a Direct to detail the information. But considering that Iwata is still recovering from surgery – I suppose holding a direct is too much work […]

By Michael On 3 Aug, 2014 At 12:22 AM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U, Wii U News | With 0 Comment

Apparently Super Smash Bros. Tournaments are a thing for Nintendo! It has taken Nintendo over a decade to realize the importance of the competitive Smash community. It is actually quite funny. Last year, Nintendo wouldn’t touch the competitive smash scene with a ten foot pole, let alone have their name associated with the large tournament […]

By Michael On 18 Jul, 2014 At 10:16 AM | Categorized As General News | With 3 Comments

One cannot help, but think that the tides are turning in Nintendo’s favor. NPD has released it’s number (not to the public), and for once it is good news for the Wii U. Via press release, Nintendo has proudly announced that Mario Kart 8 is the best selling SKU in the US. During the month […]

By Michael On 10 Jul, 2014 At 02:41 PM | Categorized As Features | With 3 Comments

There is an undeniable sense of positive surrounding Nintendo at the moment – which is a stark difference from last year, where almost every news about Nintendo was one of negativity. Since the launch of Mario Kart 8, and then leading into E3 2014 – Nintendo has been riding a wave of positive momentum, in […]

By Michael On 8 Jul, 2014 At 08:27 AM | Categorized As Blog | With 78 Comments

I keep hearing the narrative that Nintendo does not make any new IP’ often, and it really baffles me, how individuals can honestly believe what is coming out of their mouths.  Frankly, I’ve had enough! I will once and for all dispel the BS narrative that Nintendo doesn’t make any new IP’s. What spurred me […]

By Michael On 6 Jul, 2014 At 12:01 PM | Categorized As Give Away's, Giveaways | With 34 Comments

Yep, it’s that time of year again. To celebrate the looming release of the hotly anticipated title, Super Smash Bros For Wii U, Mii-gamer will be hosting another giveaway for our loyal readers. However, this time around the giveaway prize will be more appealing, which will surely make you happy. Mii-gamer will be giving away […]