Tag: 3DS

Mario and Zelda cannot save Nintendo

After two years in a row of lackluster Nintendo news at E3, I began to ponder the future of the company and if it still has a place in today’s console wars. After a full year of the Wii U being released, and incredible sales numbers for both PS4 and XB1, we have to revisit the argument that “Nintendo is dying a slow death”. See the explanation after the jump… Excerpt from Nintendo’s E3 analysis in June of 2013: After last year’s E3, most were fearful that one of the most iconic gaming franchises in the history of the...

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Nintendo at E3: The Press Conference and What You May Have Missed

The first day of E3 provided plenty of excitement as both Microsoft and Sony showed off their new consoles and provided glimpses of much-anticipated games such as Destiny, Halo, Splinter Cell: Blacklist, Final Fantasy XV, Kingdom Hearts 3, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Assassin’s Creed, and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. What about Nintendo? The company needed to come up big to avoid getting left behind, and if that does happen, it won’t be for lack of trying at E3. Nintendo pulled out all the stops and had some big announcements of its own. First up is Mario...

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Nintendo Announces a New Legend of Zelda Game for 3DS, Set in the Same World as A Link to the Past!

To many fans across the world, Nintendo fulfilled a life-long dream today of an updated version to one of the most infamous franchises,  a new Legend of Zelda game for the Nintendo 3DS, coming during the holidays  of 2013! Best part of all? The new game will be set in the same world as A Link To The Past. The iconic musical themes, sounds of a slashing Master Sword and other key elements will be there, but it will be an entirely new story. A Link to the Past 2 (which some have already started calling it) will revive...

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