Game publishers will be required to reveal the odds of receiving types of in-game items from loot boxes as part of a new commitment by the world’s biggest console firms.
Japanese video game maker Nintendo has reported its first-quarter profit dipped to about half of what it was a year ago despite improved sales as an unfavourable exchange rate eroded earnings.
Nintendo has announced a new compact version of its Switch console, which is designed to be just a handheld gaming device.
Nintendo is bringing virtual reality to its Switch handheld gaming console which children can build themselves using cardboard.
Nintendo of America (NoA) has appointed a new president called Bowser, the same name as the arch-nemesis of the video game manufacturer’s perennial hero Mario.
Nintendo is planning to boost its smartphone gaming efforts with the release of a new Dr Mario World game later this year.
Fans of the Nintendo 64 classic The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time are sharing their memories of the game as it marks its 20th anniversary.
The man who inspired Nintendo to call its iconic gaming character Mario in the 1970s has died at the age of 84.
The official Super Mario Bros encyclopedia, covering the first 30 years of the gaming franchise, has gone on sale outside Japan for the first time.
A new version of the original Legend of Zelda game, first released in 1987, has made a surprise appearance on the Nintendo Switch.
Tourists zipping around Tokyo in low-riding go-karts will no longer be able to dress up as Super Mario.
Duck Hunt is a title that will throw up many happy memories for gamers of a certain age.
Fortnite fans on Nintendo Switch won’t have to worry about paying for the new online subscription service to play Battle Royale.
Nintendo has unveiled a new range of games for its Switch console – including a series of Final Fantasy titles.
Nintendo has used the opening of Gamescom to roll out a handful of new trailers for forthcoming games, including the much anticipated Super Smash Bros Ultimate.
Nintendo is planning to release a limited edition Super Smash Bros Ultimate bundle that comes with a special GameCube controller.
Nintendo fans were given a nasty shock by the gaming company, after a trailer appeared to show Luigi being killed off.
Nintendo is releasing a brand new Labo kit for the Switch that lets players get in the driver’s seat of a car, a submarine or a plane.
Nintendo has revealed the first batch of winners in its Labo Creators Contest, where users were asked to create and decorate their own versions of the cardboard accessories for the Nintendo Switch.
Microsoft and Nintendo have teamed up to promote the cross-play capabilities of their two systems in Minecraft, again highlighting Sony’s blocking of such functionality.
The consoles have been powered down and the doors of the convention centre have closed to the more than 69,000 attendees – E3 2018 is now consigned to the history books.
Nintendo has unveiled a range of games aimed at the battle-hungry, as it undertook the last major showcase before the doors of E3 open for the first time.
Popular battle royale multiplayer game Fortnite is being released on the Nintendo Switch for the first time.
Video games giants including Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo are set to announce dozens of new games when industry convention E3 begins next week.
The biggest week in video games is almost upon us again, with E3 opening in Los Angeles on Tuesday – the annual convention that brings together the industry’s largest names.
Nintendo has confirmed the Nintendo Classic Mini NES will go back on sale in the UK at the end of June.
Generations of gamers have grown up with Super Mario, all of them used to his moustache, not to mention the sideburns protruding from his cap.
Classic NES games including Donkey Kong and The Legend Of Zelda will be playable on the Nintendo Switch when its Switch Online subscription service launches later this year.
The Nintendo Switch is already a runaway success for Nintendo, having cleverly fused home and mobile gaming in one small system.
Nintendo has launched its latest gaming device – Nintendo Labo – in the UK, a range of cardboard accessories designed to work with its flagship Switch console.