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Super Mario Run hits Android in March

Super Mario Run is coming to Android earlier than most people expected. The popular title, Nintendo's first true game on mobile platforms, was originally released as an iOS exclusive on December 15th, 2016, and many figured it wouldn't hit Android for…

Watch the Nintendo Switch hands-on event in Tokyo

March 3rd release date confirmed, to be sold at $299.99 in the US. Find out all details about the Nintendo Switch at a livestreamed event in Tokyo, which will be followed by a hands-on presentation in New York the day after.

Wii U emulator can now upgrade game graphics to 4K

The Nintendo Wii U isn't exactly the most powerful game console on the market. A small subsection of Wii U games run natively at 1080p, but the vast majority are rendered at 720p before being upscaled to 1080p. The console…

Nintendo shares original hand drawn Zelda maps

As Nintendo’s year-long celebration of The Legend of Zelda’s 30th anniversary comes to a close, the Japanese entertainment company’s UK division has shared perhaps the final bit of memorabilia before we roll the calendar to 2017. …

Super Mario Run Review

When Nintendo announced Super Mario Run, I expected an endless runner, a game where Mario runs from left to right through randomly-generated courses until he dies. That’s not what Super Mario Run is. Super Mario Run is technically three connected games: World Tour, Toad Rally and Kingdom Builder.