How 'Metroid' Fans Made a Better Game Than Nintendo

Metroid: Samus Returns isn’t the first remake of Metroid II: Return of Samus. It’s just the first released by Nintendo. A bit of background may be in order. In 2003, Nintendo released a game called Metroid: Zero Mission, which essentially updated the graphics and play of the original 1987 NES Metroid in order to bring […] Read more »

Nintendo shares slump before Tokyo regulators step in to stop decline

Nintendo has released a statement in which the company outlined the limited impact Pokémon Go will have on its annual revenues. Following the news, around $ 6.7 billion was wiped from the company’s market capitalization. While Pokémon Go has proved to be one of the most successful product launches in recent years, as its release […] Read more »

Could This Be The Nintendo NX Controller?

We’re still a few months out from hearing about Nintendo’s new console, codenamed NX, but the patent system may have some clues about what it’s going to look like. NeoGaf recently spotted a patent filed back in February for something called an “operation apparatus,” better known as a controller. It comes with two face buttons, […] Read more »