Random: Nintendo Censored Famous Marvel Location In SNES Spider-Man Game

Image: Acclaim/ LJN / Marvel Retired game developer Kevin Edwards has recently been taking to Twitter to share his experience of the industry in the 1990s. While these posts certainly provide a deep dive into the intricacies of building a video game, so too do they demonstrate the trials involved when the development team is … Read more

Nintendo Launches Official Website For Newly Acquired ‘Nintendo Pictures’

Image: Nintendo Earlier this year, it was announced that Nintendo would be acquiring the visual production company ‘Dynamo Pictures, Inc.’ and subsequently rename it ‘Nintendo Pictures’. Well, it looks like the acquisition has now been finalised and Nintendo has launched an official website for its new branch. As previously stated, Nintendo Pictures will be focusing … Read more

Why Nintendo Once Censored the Name of a Famous Marvel Location

In the early ’90s, Nintendo was very cautious about any content that released on its platforms. The company had built a family friendly reputation and fought hard to preserve it. So in 1992 when Acclaim was publishing Spider-Man and the X-Men in Arcade’s Revenge for the Super Nintendo, Nintendo had a unique note for the … Read more

Canceled Zelda Game from Retro Studios Gets New Details

Retro Studios is best known to Nintendo fans as the team behind the Metroid Prime series, but the developer has made several attempts to work on a Zelda game as well. Last year, it was revealed that the developer once pitched a Zelda game focused on Sheik, but now DidYouKnowGaming has pulled back the curtain … Read more

Box Art Brawl: Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D

Image: Nintendo Life Happy Sunday, everyone; welcome to another edition of ‘Box Art Brawl’! We’ve got another great one for you this week, but first let’s take a look at the previous results. Last time, we featured the GameCube classic from Rare Ltd, Star Fox Adventures. Criminally underrated at the time of its release, the … Read more

More Super Mario Movie Jakks Pacific Toy Listings Surface On Amazon

Image: Nintendo, Ubisoft Back in February, it was discovered Illumination’s Super Mario Bros. movie would be getting a toy line created by Jakks Pacific. At the time, Amazon Canada listed a 5-inch Toad figure and a ‘Mini-World’ van playset, but no other details were attached. Now, months later – Amazon has some new listings for … Read more

What’s The Worst Game That You Still Love For Some Reason?

Image: Nintendo Life Today marks the 15th anniversary of NBA Live 08 on the Wii. Quite why there wasn’t a national holiday and organised street parades for this excellent game is beyond us. Except, of course, it isn’t excellent at all. The game was, for all intents and purposes, objectively bad, and yet there is … Read more

Next Time You Look For New Switch Joy-Con, Check These Out

Photo: Kotaku My Nintendo Switch largely sat unplayed for the duration of the pandemic. I purchased it in the Before Times thinking it’d make for a great subway companion. But between the short battery life and it being uncomfortable to hold for long periods, I just didn’t ever want to play it much. But there … Read more

YouTuber Makes Chris Pratt’s Mario Real With Unreal Engine

It’s-a him, Chris Pratt. Screenshot: Re-Imagined Games / Kotaku It feels like it was only yesterday when Shigeru Miyamoto pulled the goomba rug out from under our collective gamer asses with the surprise announcement of the bizarre Hollywood cast of the upcoming Super Mario Bros. movie. While the casting of Chris Pratt in the starring … Read more