3DS

Boingo brings free airport Wi-Fi to Nintendo 3DS

With Nintendo 3DS owners are likely diving into the free firmware update that Nintendo rolled out this week, Boingo Wireless is going to make air travelers with the 3DS even more excited with another freebie.

Gaming

A gaming iPod? UK’s Blaze to launch new handheld GameGadget early 2012

GameGadget, a new handheld gaming device from the UK aims at retro-gamers and aspiring developers.

Gaming

Report: Android and iOS mobile gaming revenue now beats that of Sony and Nintendo

Google and Apple will be pleased. A report published on Wednesday showed that revenue from sales of mobile games for the Android and iOS platforms has surpassed that of Sony's PSP and Nintendo's DS devices for the first time.

Android Army

Nintendo announces wider losses, lowers yearly forecast

Nintendo was once riding high on the Wii, but the company now says it's lost over $900 million so far this year...and expects to end the year with a loss, not a profit.

Gaming

Nintendo and Dreamworks partner for 3D video on the 3DS

After inking a syndication deal with Netflix last month, it appears as if Dreamworks is continuing to branch out to new content delivery systems with Nintendo becoming a new partner.

Gaming

Sony PlayStation Vita battery life short, memory expensive

While many North American gamers can't wait to get their hands on a PlayStation Vita, new information about battery life and cost of memory for the handheld device may discourage some potential buyers.

Cool Tech

Nintendo re-confirms no development plans for the iOS, Android platforms

While sales of the Nintendo 3DS hardware have fallen off since the massive price cut from $249 down to $169, Nintendo is still firm on the future of game development restricted to first party hardware.

Android Army

Nintendo announces ‘unprecedented range of games’ in bid to save 3DS

In a bid to save Nintendo's struggling 3DS handheld gaming deivce, the president of the company today announced plans for an "unprecedented range of games." But will it really make any difference?

Gaming

Nintendo adds more buttons to 3DS with bulky expansion

The latest issue of Famitsu shows a new Nintendo 3DS expansion that tacks on a second "Circle Pad" onto the side of the handheld as well as more shoulder buttons. But is it a good idea?

Gaming

Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program games are now ready for you to download

Nintendo releases the first batch of games in its 3DS Ambassador Program a day early on the eShop, with participants now able to download 10 classic NES games from their user profile's download list.

Gaming

Nintendo launches serial number checker for 3DS Ambassador Program

Nintendo puts a serial number checker up on its support site, allowed 3DS owners to browse over and check to make sure that their device is confirmed for the Ambassador Program, a free games offer announced in the wake of the recent price cut.

Gaming

Hey Nintendo, it’s time to get on board with mobile gaming

Before it's too late, Nintendo needs to dump its archaic anti-mobile agenda and get with the times.

Gaming

Nintendo 3DS Japanese sales drop 50 percent after price cut

In the week following the 3DS price cut, a move done to spur sales, Japanese sales of the Nintendo 3DS fell by half.

Gaming

Consumers: Still not on board with 3D

The Nintendo 3DS is the latest device to experience the third dimension's lack of user interest.

Cool Tech