Buried Treasure: Lost Mario Kart game unearthed on a Game Boy Advance cartridge

Footage from an unreleased sequel in Nintendo's long-running Mario Kart series has surfaced, fueling fan speculation regarding the cancelled project.

Splatoon launching new Rainmaker gameplay mode this weekend

Nintendo's turf-claiming Wii U shooter Splatoon will receive a capture-the-flag inspired gameplay mode as part of a free update launching this weekend.

Pandora’s Tower, Wind-Up Knight 2 join Wii U eShop

Xseed's action-RPG Pandora's Tower joins the Nintendo eShop this week, becoming one of the first legacy Wii games to launch digitally for the Wii U.

Learn about the beautiful chaos of Super Mario Maker

Nintendo has released an overview video for Super Mario Maker, the toolkit for creating, sharing, and playing remixed 2D Mario levels that is coming to Wii U on September 11, 2015.

Zelda: Tri Force Heroes launching worldwide on 3DS in October

Nintendo's multiplayer action-RPG The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes is confirmed for an October launch in North America and Europe.

K.K. Slider, King K. Rool now playable in Super Smash Bros. via new costumes

Nintendo has patched Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, adding new stages and costumes inspired by Animal Crossing, Donkey Kong Country, and more.

Even more free content coming to Nintendo’s inky shooter Splatoon on August 6 0:30

Yet another update is on the way for Nintendo's inky shooter Splatoon that will add new weapons, clothes, and maps to battle on. In addition, two new game modes will be added: Tag Match and Private Match.

Say goodbye: Nintendo TVii on the Wii U shutting down next month

Nintendo TVii was always an oddity in the world of the Wii U, as Nintendo is known for focusing on its consoles as dedicated gaming machines. Now the company has decided to pull the plug on the second screen app.

China lifts its 15-year ban on video game consoles

China is lifting its ban on the manufacturing and sale of video game consoles in its country, which opens a large door of opportunity for the likes of Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo.
Health & Fitness

Nintendo working on a sleep-monitoring gadget that sits by your bed

Nintendo has said it wants to get beyond the video game market, but what will that look like? A bedside sleep-tracking device, according to new patent applications that have come to light.

Warcraft, Nintendo attractions star in rumored Universal video game theme park

Industry rumors suggest that a new park at Universal Orlando Resort will feature rides and attractions based on World of Warcraft and Nintendo properties.