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    Tuesday February 7, 2023
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Drifts Past 50 Million Copies Sold

    The kart racer continues to be the best-selling game on the Switch

    Nothing can stop the plumber from getting his race on as Nintendo revealed today through its investor relations portal that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has passed 50 million copies sold on the Nintendo Switch, making the first game to do so for the hybrid console and a milestone in its own right for the Mario Kart franchise. Drive past the more for more!

  • Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Catches More Than 20 Million Copies Sold in a Little Over a Month

    Scarlet and Violet are already the fourth best-selling Pokémon games of all time

    We already knew that Pokémon Scarlet and Violet had sold a Gigantamax amount but Nintendo announced today that within a month and a half of being on sale, the games have already passed 20 million copies, surpassing the likes of Pokémon Let’s Go and Pokémon Legends Arceus. Catch all the details after the jump!

  • Nintendo Switch Overtakes the Playstation 4, Game Boy to Be the 3rd Best Selling Console of All Time

    Over 120 million units of the hybrid console have been sold

    Nintendo has a lot to celebrate with the Kyoto-based gaming company announcing today that the Nintendo Switch, over all versions, has sold over 120 million units around the world, surpassing the lifetime sales of the Game Boy and Game Boy Color as well as Sony’s PlayStation 4. All the details after the jump!

  • Wednesday February 1, 2023
  • Two Men in Japan Have Been Arrested for Stealing Over US$200K in Pokémon Cards

    Officer Jenny was on the case!

    The Tokyo Metropolitan Police announced today that they have arrested two men on the suspicion of stealing 539 Pokémon cards from a trading card shop in Tokyo’s Chiyoda Ward. This is the latest arrest after a string of high-profile robberies targeting trading card stores across Japan. Draw the details from the deck after the jump!

  • Sunday January 29, 2023
  • Super Mario Bros. Movie TV Ad Unveils Cat Mario, Seth Rogen As Donkey Kong

    TV ad released during NFL's NFC Championship game broadcast on Fox

    Nintendo and Illumination saw fit to use the National Football League's NFC Championship game on Sunday afternoon to release a new TV ad for the forthcoming Super Mario Bros. Movie. Read on for the ad.