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    Thursday February 27, 2014
  • Nintendo to End Wi-Fi Services for Wii and DS in May

    Change affects online play, matchmaking, and leaderboards

    While Nintendo attempts to build its Wii U user base and continues to enjoy success with 3DS, its older platforms are about to lose some functionality. Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service for Nintendo DS and Wii is officially coming to an end on May 20. Read on for more.

  • Wednesday August 14, 2013
  • GameStop Comments on $89.99 Pre-Owned "Xenoblade" Pricing

    Company also plans to restock "Metroid Prime Trilogy" as vintage

    If you head over to GameStop's website you'll see a banner for "Vintage Video Games," with Xenoblade Chronicles as the highlighted title. "You asked, we delivered," it says once you click through to the game's page, where the Nintendo Wii RPG is priced at $89.99 for a pre-owned copy. Read the GameStop's comments after the jump.

  • Saturday April 13, 2013
  • A Portion of Nintendo Wii's Online Services to Shut Down in June

    Nintendo Channel, News Channel, and more get the axe

    Nintendo is getting ready to pull the plug on some of the original Wii's online services, with a number of them planned for shutdown in June. Channels getting the axe include Nintendo Channel, News Channel, Forecast Channel, Everybody Votes Channel, Mii Contest Channel, and some of the data exchange between friends. Read on for more.