Shigeru Miyamoto, 'Creative Fellow' at Nintendo and creator of the Super Mario Bros. franchise, the Legend of Zelda franchise, Pikmin, and often touted as the greatest video game creator ever, was honored by his hometown by being granted an “Honorary Citizen of Nantan City, Kyoto Prefecture.” Hit the jump to learn more!
As the Olympics approach, Mario and Sonic are already deep into the competition! Hit the jump to check out our review on their latest Olympic outing in Tokyo!
On October 29, it was announced that beloved video game creator Shigeru Miyamoto will be awarded the highest honor a person in a creative field can receive in Japan alongside manga creator of The Poe Clan, Moto Hagio, the “Person of Cultural Merit”. Hit the jump to learn more!
Nintendo is opening its first ever store in Japan when the new Shibuya PARCO opens on November 22. In the lead up to the stores opening next month, Nintendo launched a website for the store as well as a Twitter account showcasing some of the exclusive products that with be able to be purchased at the location. Hit the jump to check them out!
If you're wondering which game series Japanese kids love the most, CoroCoro Comic magazine has the answer. A special survey recently ran as part of the publication's 42nd anniversary, which arrives on May 15, asking its young readers to vote on their favorite video game franchises. See what they picked after the jump!
Japan is officially in the new Reiwa era as of today, and everyone is marking the occasion in their own way. Nintendo decided to channel their enthusiasm through Super Mario Maker 2 in a special short video. Hit the jump to watch!
We're counting down to Mob Psycho 100 II with a new PV, Mario's English VA gets a world record, Shinkai releases new details on his coming movie, new PV for Dororo anime, & MORE! Hit the jump for the highlights of the hottest news in anime!
Mario voice actor Charles Martinet has been lending his signature sound to Nintendo's character for decades, and his efforts have officially landed him a Guinness World Record. Read on for more.
Nintendo is moving forward with another crack at taking Mario to the big screen in the previously-announced animated feature that's in the works at Despicable Me studio Illumination. According to a new inside scoop at Variety, the new movie is now in "priority development." Read on for more.
As you can see in the above pic, Mario is more than ready for Halloween thanks to a new Super Mario Odyssey outfit. Nintendo released an update for the platformer, which adds the Zombie Mario costume to the post-game and introduces three new Snapshot Mode filters. Hit the jump for pics.
The latest Nintendo fanart craze needs no introduction: it's the beautiful, the barbaric, the sometimes bountifully buff BOWSETTE! Hit the jump to see where it all started, and check out some Bowsette art from famous manga creators and fan artists alike!