Nintendo is offering a number of Sonic the Hedgehog games at reduced price this week in the eShop, as well as demos for both new Star Fox games. Fans who buy Star Fox Zero digitally will also receive a $5 eShop voucher.
'Pokémon Go' has officially launched in Japan, following a delay reportedly caused by the leak of an email between developer Niantic and launch partner McDonald's. It's available on both Android and iOS.
A free surprise from Nintendo is in store for 3DS owners this week, as the publisher announced that a fully featured demo version of the Metroid Prime: Federation Force multiplayer minigame Blast Ball is now available for download.
Thanks to App Store policies and fired-up Pokémon fans, Apple could make as much as 10 to 15 percent of its App Store revenue off a single game. Nintendo might not care: its market value has doubled as a result of the game.
Nintendo's stock market value has seen a significant boost since the successful mobile launch of Pokémon Go, with share prices effectively more than doubling and the company becoming more valuable than rival console manufacturer Sony.
Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are set for release this fall, and one of the sibling games' new monsters is a terrifying bootleg Pikachu. And if you want to battle with a wimpy bug who likes to run away, the games have that as…