Video: Ten 3DS Exclusives That Could Be Better On Nintendo Switch

With the likes of Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and Pikmin 3 Deluxe making the jump to Switch, it’s pretty commonplace to see fans talking about which other titles could transition from the Wii U to Nintendo’s latest system. But what about games that were originally released on the … Read more

Nintendo Will Stop Repairing Original 3DS and 3DS XL Consoles Next Month Due To Parts Shortage

It’s hard to believe that 10 years ago today, the Nintendo 3DS first launched in Japan. Bringing us glasses-free 3D hardware and an outstanding games library, we’ve still got plenty of love for it, but support has gradually eased up ever since the Switch launched. We’ve not seen a new first-party game since 2019, 3DS … Read more

The 3DS Game Miitopia Is Coming To Nintendo Switch This May

Mii representation hasn’t exactly been Nintendo’s top priority during the Switch generation, but it looks like things could be changing based on the latest Direct broadcast. Apart from featuring in the upcoming title Mario Golf: Super Rush, Mii will also be making a comeback in Miitopia for the Nintendo Switch. Yes, although it wasn’t really … Read more

We Might Now Know Why Swapnote For 3DS Got “Remastered” Last December

Swapnote (also known as Nintendo Letter Box), starring Nikki In December last year, Nintendo released a remaster update for its out-of-date 3DS messaging app Swapnote. It had a lot of fans wondering what was really going on at the time, as it didn’t seem like much of a remaster at all. The Nintendo patch notes … Read more

Video: Here’s What The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time 3D Could Potentially Look Like On Switch

This year marks The Legend of Zelda’s 35th anniversary. Much like Super Mario’s celebrations, Nintendo could potentially revive any game in the series. With this in mind, YouTuber SnazzyAI – the same individual who showed off Animal Crossing: New Horizons running at 4K, 60FPS – has released a new video, this time showing off what … Read more

3DS And Wii U Software Discounts Have Been Removed From My Nintendo

© Nintendo It seems 3DS and Wii U software discounts on My Nintendo are no longer a thing, at least in certain parts of the world. My Nintendo users located in North America have noticed the removal of this icon from the store – meaning you’ll no longer be able to get discounts for games … Read more

Feature: Remembering Super Mario 3D Land, 3D World’s Oft-Forgotten Predecessor

© Nintendo You don’t need me telling you how 2020 was a challenging year, but for dedicated Super Mario fans there were small comforts to be found. After months of rumours, Nintendo celebrated the series’ 35th anniversary in dramatic fashion and this brought about no end of content. Before that, even, Super Mario Maker 2 … Read more

The Switch Has Now Sold More Units Than The 3DS

As of December 26th 2020, according to sales-tracking website VGChartz, the Nintendo Switch has finally outsold the 3DS, hitting an estimated 76,285,948 units sold. The 3DS, released in 2011, has so far sold 75,906,986 units. The “List of best-selling game consoles” page of Wikipedia hasn’t been updated at the time of writing, but the Switch’s … Read more