Nintendo Announces The “New Nintendo 3DS”

First released in 2011, the Nintendo 3DS has been re-released both as the bigger 3DS XL and as the the cheaper, kid-friendly 2DS. In today's "Nintendo Direct" video update, Nintendo announced the "New

Nintendo Posts A Loss Despite Wii U Sales Tripling During The Quarter

Nintendo's quarterly results are out (via WSJ), and the company saw disappointing sales of both its hardware platforms, with the Wii U managing to triple sales but still only achieving 510,000 units s

YouTube Finally Lands On The 3DS

In case you do not have access to your smartphone, computer, tablet, smart TV, Xbox 360, PS3, Boxee Box, PS Vita or any of the other countless connected devices, you can now watch YouTube on a Nintend

Nintendo 2DS Review: Back To Basics Proves Brilliant For Mobile Console Gaming

Nintendo has a rhythm that's predictable when it comes to product releases: Create a new console, then create different iterations of those consoles with upgrades aimed at expanding market share in cl

Nintendo Reveals The Hideous $130 2DS, Will Cut Wii U Price To $299

Nintendo wants to compete with cheap tablets more than ever, but just not the way you think. The company will release a new version of the 3DS — the Nintendo 2DS, which has a tablet-esque form f

Nintendo’s $20 Circle Pad Pro Is Coming to The 3DS XL In The U.S. This Friday

Nintendo is gearing up to bring an extra nub to your 3DS XL, if that's what you're into. The company listed the previously Japan-only accessory on its website in the U.S. today, with an anticipated sh

Nintendo Debuts 3DS XL With 90% Larger Displays: Available August 19 For $199

Despite the fact that Nintendo's 3DS is an excellent hand-held console, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/29/nintendo-boss-takes-the-blame-for-3ds-sales-cuts-his-paycheck-in-half/">3DS sale

Nintendo Partners With free-hotspot.com For Free 3DS WiFi Access Across Europe

The Nintendo 3DS just got a bit more connected. The gaming company has teamed with free-hotspot.com to provide 5,000 access points to 3DS owners throughout 22 European companies. 3DSs can now hop onli

Nintendo Reports US$630 Million Net Loss Between April And December 2011, Announces Wii U For 2012

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/12/22/report-nintendo-4-million-3ds/">3DS sales have picked up lately</a>, but <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a>'s financial num

Snake Camouflage: Japan Gets Exclusive Metal Gear Solid 3DS System

Resident Evil isn’t the only big video game series that made the news in Nippon today: Konami announced [JP] the so-called METAL GEAR SOLID SNAKE EATER 3D PREMIUM PACKAGE for the Japanese market

Overview: Japan’s Video Game Market In 2011 (Sales, Hardware, Software)

Japan's video game industry is the world's second biggest (after the US), but it's on a downward streak for the fifth consecutive year. Based on sales, the country's video game industry has contracted

3DS Sees Record Sales In Japan, Fueled By Mario Kart 7 And Super Mario 3D Land

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a> is really lucky to own the Super Mario brand: after the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/28/nintendo-cuts-price-of-3ds-in-ja

Fire Emblem: Nintendo Announces First 3DS Game With Paid Download Content

They have been fighting against the concept of making customers pay for extra game content for years, but as previously <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/10/28/nintendo-is-planning-in-game-vir

Report: Nintendo 3DS Sales In Japan To Pass The 4 Million Mark Earlier Than Expected

It's a common platitude in the gaming industry: it's the killer titles that make or break a video game system. One case in point is <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a> whos

Nintendo Japan Announces Title List For Their Game Boy Advance 3DS Ambassador Program

It's now video game history: after the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/3ds">3DS</a> didn't sell as well as expected, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a> decided to

Nintendo 3DS Is Selling Like Hot Cakes In Japan, Thanks To Monster Hunter 3G

The <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/3ds">3DS</a> sure had a bumpy start, but it seems <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a> boss Satoru Iwata's hunch that sales will

Nintendo Reveals The 2012’s 3DS Release Schedule, Look For Kid Icarus, Tekken and MGS 3D This Winter

The 3DS is finally get a shot of games. Nintendo's next-gen 3D gaming handheld has so far not seen the sort of success as its predecessors. It's not a mystery why, though. There aren't many games wort

Boingo Offering Free Wi-Fi To Nintendo 3DS Users

If you're in a <a HREF="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Boingo">Boingo</a>-equipped airport this holiday, be sure to whip out your <a HREF="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Nintendo">Nintendo</a> <a

Nintendo President Iwata Says The 3DS Is Back On Track

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nintendo">Nintendo</a> caused a huge splash in the video gaming world earlier this year, when it announced a drastic price cut for the <a href="https://beta.te

Nintendo Is Planning In-Game Virtual Item Sales For 3DS

It seems factors like the smartphone gaming revolution, the rise of social games, and <a href="beta.techcrunch.com/2010/10/28/weak-sales-nintendo-reports-net-loss-in-first-half-of-fiscal-2010/">shrink
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