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New Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL sport extra analog nub, NFC support

Nintendo's revised handheld hits Japan first, other countries eventually

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Super Smash Flash 2 brings 16-bit Smash Bros. straight to your browser

Super Smash Flash 2 is completely unofficial and entirely awesome.

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Left behind: The sad state of portable gaming devices at E3

The PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS are more marginalized than ever at gaming's biggest expo.

Nintendo plans affiliate program to make YouTube dollars from fan videos

YouTube content creators will be able to pocket some ad revenue with Nintendo's blessing.

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Game over? Philips seeks ban on Nintendo Wii consoles over remote control patents

Philips is seeking a ban on US imports and sales of Nintendo products such as the Wii and Wii U consoles, alleging they infringe its patents

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Nintendo plans new devices, apps, and Skylander-style NFC figurines to shake its Wii U funk

Ailing console maker has a few ideas for getting its profit back, but details are scarce for now.

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Even killer Nintendo games couldn't keep the Wii U from having a horrible year

There's no way around it at this point: The Wii U is a flop.

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Nintendo nostalgia takes a turn at Game Developers Conference

“The History of Nintendo” exhibit at GDC featured some of the company’s biggest milestones, including the Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985, and a mini arcade with classics like Donkey Kong, Tetris and Pac-Man.

Nintendo nostalgia at Game Developers Conference

“The History of Nintendo” exhibit at GDC featured some of the company’s biggest milestones, including the Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985, and a mini arcade with classics like Donkey Kong, Tetris and Pac-Man.

Walmart gets back into buying and selling used video games

After a brief attempt at video game trade-ins four years ago, Walmart is getting back in the game.

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Nintendo Wii and DS games will lose online support in May

Some online services will live on, but not multiplayer.