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'The Legend of Zelda' hacked to make the princess playable

New Super Mario Bros U - review

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Wii U, Nintendo, £39.99, 3+Nintendo's greatest asset is Shigeru Miyamoto's library of glorious franchises, but while Nintendo Land turns the whole lot into amuse-bouches, the only classic Nintendo character with his own Wii U launch vehicle is Mario, in New Super Mario Bros U. Which is more than a little...
New Super Mario Bros U - review

Shared the page "Steve Wiebe to Chase Donkey Kong High Score at GDC | GameLife | Wired.com" Steve Wiebe (pictured) will shoot for the Donkey Kong high score next week at the Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco. Gamasutra reports that

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Shared the page "Steve Wiebe to Chase Donkey Kong High Score at GDC | GameLife | Wired.com" Steve Wiebe (pictured) will shoot for the Donkey Kong high score next week at the Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco. Gamasutra reports that
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This week's games news

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Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D | Fast & Furious: Showdown | Call Of Juarez: Gunslinger | IL-2 Sturmovik: The Ultimate Edition | Worms CollectionGames currently doing the rounds include Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (3DS) in which Nintendo's corpulent simian mascot deals with surprisingly harsh punishment in a stereoscopic remake...
This week's games news

Nokia Aims Directly At Apple And Google With “The Smartphone Beta Test” Ad Spots

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It’s on like Donkey Kong. Nokia is back and ready to take on the big dogs. Several Nokia TV adverts started airing last night that doesn’t dance around the prime targets. Nope, Nokia’s latest ad campaign, The Smartphone Beta Test, is clever but very direct shot at Apple and...
Nokia Aims Directly At Apple And Google With “The Smartphone Beta Test” Ad Spots
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Is Shigeru Miyamoto's game over at Nintendo?

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Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto turns 60 this year, but the father of Mario and Zelda has no thoughts of retiring. Simon Parkin met up with him in Paris"Why do you still play video games?"Shigeru Miyamoto is tired. Jetlag is partly to blame – the 11-hour flight from his hometown Kyoto...
Is Shigeru Miyamoto's game over at Nintendo?

Wii U - Shigeru Miyamoto gives us a tour of Nintendo's new console

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The man who made Mario has high hopes for the first of a new generation of gaming machinesIn 2006, Nintendo announced the Wii. Everyone laughed at the name, then everyone laughed at the crazy TV remote-style controllers. Then everyone stopped laughing, and there was an odd silence from industry analysts...
Wii U - Shigeru Miyamoto gives us a tour of Nintendo's new console

Donkey Kong Country Returns - review

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3DS, Nintendo, cert: 3Last time we saw Donkey Kong Country Returns it was in the form of a Wii game rooted firmly in only two dimensions. Its new incarnation comes bolstered by 3D visuals, and a subtle rebalancing of the platformer's mechanics in favour of less experienced players. Let's be...
Donkey Kong Country Returns - review
'Mario' creator Shigeru Miyamoto is an 'Angry Birds' fan

Mario & Donkey Kong: Minis On The Move - review

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3DS; Nintendo; £8.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewGuide a miniature robotic Mario, Princess Peach, Donkey Kong or - Mario's main squeeze in the original Donkey Kong - Pauline to each level's exit by dragging and dropping pieces of pipe. It's a modern twist on ancient favourite, Pipemania, and...
Mario & Donkey Kong: Minis On The Move - review

King of Kong, Part II? Legends Steve Wiebe, Billy Mitchell duke it out again

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The Steve Wiebe vs. Billy Mitchell rivalry is heating up. The legendary gamers who squared off in the 2007 documentary The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, were at it again last night. With Disney’s Wreck-It-Ralph due out today in theaters, the Donkey Kong masters battled on the game Fix-It-Felix Jr. ...
King of Kong, Part II? Legends Steve Wiebe, Billy Mitchell duke it out again
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Scientists: 'Games are hard'

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While we've been telling jaded partners and family members for ages, it looks like there's some -- slightly obscure -- proof. The researchers reconstructed their own levels, forcing gamers to choose between one of two paths, with a mix of power-ups, health items and enemies that created a "logical...
Scientists: 'Games are hard'

Growing Up Geek: Mark Hearn

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Welcome to Growing Up Geek, a feature where we take a look back at our youth, and tell stories of growing up to be the nerds that we are. This week, we have our very own Mark Hearn! I can vividly recall the first gadget that I ever owned....
Growing Up Geek: Mark Hearn
The Lower East Side Finally Has Its Very Own Retro Arcade
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Press Start:Press Start: New Zelda and Yoshi's Island games announced and more

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Plus, GTA V must save the industry, Game & Wario release date revealed and the SNES cartridge bought for $7.99 that's worth $15,000A selection of links, hand-picked by the Guardian games writers.Nintendo Direct: EarthBound, Pikmin 3, A Link to the Past | VG247Nintendo has announced a range of new 3DS...
Press Start:Press Start: New Zelda and Yoshi's Island games announced and more

Get cozy with Pac-Man on an old-school arcade blanket

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Level up your dreams by cuddling with Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, and Space Invaders on custom blankets based on old-school video games. [Read more]...
Get cozy with Pac-Man on an old-school arcade blanket
Nintendo busts out Mario and other classic franchises to sell Wii U

Nintendo Readying an Array of Games for 3DS Device

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Nintendo Co. may not be releasing a new videogame console this year, but it is preparing a bevy of games for its 3DS hand-held gaming device. The Japanese videogame company said Wednesday that it is preparing new installments in its popular Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros. and Donkey Kong...
Nintendo Readying an Array of Games for 3DS Device

Viral Video: Dad Hacks Donkey Kong So Daughter Can Have Female Hero

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There are bad hacks and there are good hacks. What Mike Mika did was come up with an awesome hack. His 3-year-old daughter was perplexed at why she couldn’t play Donkey Kong as a female character and rescue Mario. So Mika hacked the game so she could do just that....
Viral Video: Dad Hacks Donkey Kong So Daughter Can Have Female Hero

Nintendo Land - review

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Wii U; Nintendo; £39.99-£44.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewThe original Wii came bundled with the iconic Wii Sports. To get Nintendo Land you'll need to opt for the Wii U Premium Pack (it's also available separately) and while it may not wield the same future shock as Wii...
Nintendo Land - review

Album: Donkey Kong Country 2: Serious Monkey Business

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Album: Donkey Kong Country 2: Serious Monkey Business
Pimp my ride: A look inside the geeked-out Nintendo Van

Disney Launches Videogame About Movie About Videogames

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In advance of the movie’s nationwide release tomorrow, Disney has launched an iOS and Android game based on its new film “Wreck-It Ralph.” The movie’s title character, an early-1980s arcade game villain, leaves his own story line to seek respect in other games. In turn, the mobile app lets...
Disney Launches Videogame About Movie About Videogames

The Southeast TC Meetup Tour Is On Like Donkey Kong (But With Comfort Food Instead Of Bananas)

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And we’re off. The Southeast meetup tour is officially a go. We’ll be hitting up Savannah, Atlanta, Raleigh, Charlotte and Greenville on a quest to uncover hidden technological gems that may or may not get pitched with a southern drawl. I’m from Texas, which is a different kind of “south”...
The Southeast TC Meetup Tour Is On Like Donkey Kong (But With Comfort Food Instead Of Bananas)

Nintendo: your favourite consoles and what went wrong - open thread

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Readers tell us their favourite Nintendo consoles and products, and share ideas on what went wrong for the games giant• Read this interview with Nintendo legend Shigeru MiyamotoNews just in games giant Nintendo, creator of iconic consoles the Snes, Game Boy and N64, posted its first loss in 30 years.The...
Nintendo: your favourite consoles and what went wrong - open thread
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