Posts Tagged ‘nintendo network’

Grab a special Shiny Rayquaza until September 14

by Charlie Grammeron August 13, 2015
The Pokémon Company International yesterday, to celebrate the official release of Pokémon TCG: XY: Ancient Origins, the newest expansion in the popular Pokémon Trading Card Game in stores nationwide has decided to host a special distribution event. This event will allow gamers to get their hands on none other than the fabled Shiny Rayquaza. Shiny […]

Nintendo’s online issues appear to be cleared

by Ramon Arandaon December 30, 2013
According to Nintendo, the online issues it experienced during the holidays due to an influx of new hardware getting connected to the network, appears to be taken care of. “We sincerely apologize for this week’s inconsistencies and thank you again for your patience and support,” said Nintendo through their Twitter account. “We do not anticipate […]

Pokémon Bank’s rocky Japanese debut causes Western release to be delayed

by Charlie Grammeron December 27, 2013
We have a bit of bad news for Pokémon fans outside of Japan. You’ll have to wait a bit longer before the highly anticipated Pokémon Bank storage application will be available. This news comes after the application helped contribute to the Nintendo Network’s server outages. While most of the blame can be placed on the “Hordes of new […]

Nintendo experiencing internet connectivity issues

by Ramon Arandaon December 26, 2013
For those who have been either trying to get into the eShop or perhaps just setup a new Nintendo Network ID since yesterday,  you may have come across some connectivity problems.  In fact, I tried getting in to the eShop last night only to find myself unable to connect to it. Well this morning, Nintendo […]

Nintendo 3DS update adds Network ID and Miiverse

by Ramon Arandaon December 10, 2013
Nintendo has finally released the long-awaited system update for the 3DS that adds Miiverse and the Nintendo Network ID, which will unify profiles on the 3DS and Wii U. Those who have Nintendo Network IDs on their Wii U, can now use it on the 3DS, which will combine balances for the eShop and Wish […]

Can Online Gaming Be A Selling Point For The Wii U?

by Justin Weinblatton October 23, 2013
The Wii U Gamepad hasn’t had the immediate appeal of the Wii-mote, and Nintendo’s sales have been struggling accordingly.  Many people are wondering what the Wii U will be able to do to recapture the imagination of casual gamers who were enthralled by Wii Sports.  Nintendo has revealed that the next Wii Sports is errrrr… […]

Review | DuckTales Remastered

by Ryan Bateson August 16, 2013
For those of you with time machines and/or TARDISes, if you go back to 1989 on any given weekday around 3pm, you would find a 9-year-old Ryan sitting in his grandma’s den, happily slurping a juice box – or grape soda, if Grandma was feeling extra-nice – eating some fruit snacks rich in high-fructose corn […]

Nintendo to introduce smartphone and PC Nintendo Network connectivity

by Tyler Colpon July 31, 2013
Nintendo will create a way for PC and smartphone users to make purchases through their Nintendo Network accounts as part of a strategy to increase digital sales, according to report by Nico Nico and translated by Siliconera. Users will be able to log into their Nintendo Network accounts and make purchases for Nintendo consoles. Nintendo […]

Nintendo Network ID Tied to a Single Wii U

by Ramon Arandaon November 20, 2012
As of right now, your Nintendo Network ID is locked down to the Wii U you created it in. According to Nintendo’s Support Page, a user cannot log into his or her NNID from another console, at least for now: A Nintendo Network Account can only be used on the console where it was created. […]

Update: Gamer Hacks Nintendo Network On Accident With X, Nintendo Fixes Issue

by Sean Garmeron November 19, 2012
System launches are always a scary for consumers because they usually are filled with glitches, bugs, freezes, and crazy things like accidental hacks by pressing the X button on a controller. Well, that last one only happens on the Nintendo Network apparently. According to GamesRadar, Nintendo has announced that they´ve fixed Wii U players being […]

Nintendo Details Nintendo Network, Miiverse, and Internet Browser With New Video

by Justin Weinblatton November 16, 2012
Are you looking to get a Wii U, but you’re still unclear on some of the features?  Well, Nintendo’s got you covered.  The latest video shows off Nintendo’s Miiverse, Nintendo Network, and Nintendo’s Internet Browser.  Take a look at it, and tell us what you think!