Tag: Nintendo

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2018
Latest addition to Lode Runner series brings signature action puzzle gameplay to a new generation of fans Bellevue, Wash. – March 29, 2018 – Lode Runner Legacy, the newest installment of the beloved 1983 Lode Runner series, is back-and better than ever! The modernized classic is now available for download on the Nintendo Switch, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2018
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading U.S. toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) today announced it has extended its global master toy licensing partnership with Nintendo, whose properties include Super Mario™, Mario Kart™, The Legend of Zelda™, Animal Crossing™, Pikmin™, Starfox™, and Metroid™. Under the terms of the worldwide agreement, JAKKS will continue to manufacture, market, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2018
Nintendo Direct Presentation Highlights Many Upcoming Gamesfor Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS Family of System   REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–During its latest Nintendo Direct presentation, Nintendo announced that the Super Smash Bros. franchise is coming to Nintendo Switch this year. The video also showcased more than a dozen upcoming games for both the Nintendo Switch…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2018
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nintendo Co., Ltd. and Illumination today announced a partnership to develop an animated film based on the immersive world of Super Mario Bros. The project will be produced by Chris Meledandri, Founder and CEO of Illumination, and Shigeru Miyamoto, Representative Director, Fellow of Nintendo. The film will be co-financed by Universal Pictures and Nintendo and distributed theatrically worldwide by Universal. About Illumination Illumination,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 13, 2017
BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP ANNOUNCES NEW LICENSED PARTNERSHIP WITH NINTENDO AND UNVEILS MAKE-YOUR-OWN SUPER MARIO FURRY FRIENDS AND ACCESSORIES Available Online Now; Rolling Out to U.S., U.K. and Canada Build-A-Bear Workshop Stores This Weekend   LOUIS (December 13, 2017) – Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW), an interactive destination where Guests can create personalized furry friends, today announced…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2017
Today First 4 Figures is happy to announce the third statue from our Super Mario Statue line of collectibles. Estimated Release Date – Q3 2018 ***NOTE*** Pre-orders for Super Mario – Bowser are only available until Nov 17th 2017. Then we will REOPEN the preorder for a LAST CHANCE WEEKEND from Dec 1st to Dec…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2017
JUSTICE LEAGUE MAFEX FIGURES Batman and Cyborg from the Justice League film join the MAFEX team from Medicom! They’re highly posable, painstakingly sculpted to capture every detail of their bodies, and include weapons, accessories, and a stand. GAME OF THRONES TYRION LANNISTER FIGURE Tyrion Lannister has faced an unsteady and turbulent journey thus far and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 5, 2017
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–During Nintendo’s Nindies@Night event in Seattle, several independent developers revealed new details about their upcoming indie games coming to the Nintendo Switch system. This included the announcement of three new amiibo figures in the Shovel Knight series, as well as additional info from games like Super Meat Boy Forever, Floor Kids, Travis Strikes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2017
Mini 16-Bit System Launches Sept. 29 with 21 Games; Includes Unreleased Star Fox 2 REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo’s follow-up console to the legendary Nintendo Entertainment System, launched in 1991 and introduced what many consider some of the greatest video games of all time – classics such as Super Mario World, The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2017
Purchase a Happy Meal for the Chance to Enter to Win a Nintendo Switch System REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nintendo is partnering with McDonald’s to bring some of its most famous characters from the Mushroom Kingdom to Happy Meals everywhere. Starting today and running through May 22, anyone who purchases a Happy Meal at participating McDonald’s restaurants…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2017
Today First 4 Figures announces the third statue from their Kirby line of collectibles. Fighter Kirby is to be released in Q4 2017. Exclusive edition Representing the character straight from Kirby’s Return in Dream Land and unleashing a Spin Kick that all Kirby fans are familiar with. The package includes the following:- – Fighter Kirby – ‘Spin Kick’…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and 1-2-Switch Start a Steady Drumbeat of Great Games in 2017 REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today’s launch of the Nintendo Switch video game system means that console-quality gaming is no longer tethered exclusively to the living room TV. Nintendo Switch lets people play their favorite games anytime, anywhere and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
MARVEL 1/6 SCALE DAREDEVIL The new 1/6 scale Daredevil figure combines several of the most iconic looks that pay homage to the character we know and love from the comic books. The all-new fabric Daredevil suit has been expertly tailored to feature many subtle Easter eggs and clues to Matt Murdock’s background, beliefs, and ideals….

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2016
KYOTO, Japan & ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imagine the fun of stepping into a larger-than-life Nintendo adventure. Gigantic Piranha Plants spring to life. Question blocks, power-ups and more surround you. And Mario and all his friends are there to pull you into a brand-new world. You will enter an entire realm filled with iconic Nintendo excitement, gameplay,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2016
BIG-FIGS™, Gift ‘ems®, Nintendo®, XPV® and More Top Kids’ Wish Lists     SANTA MONICA, CA – November 10, 2016 – Leading U.S. toy and consumer products manufacturer JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) brings imagination, innovation and fun to a wide assortment of its playthings this holiday season.  JAKKS’ extensive portfolio will have parents racing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 21, 2016
Introducing Nintendo Switch! In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system to enable unprecedented new video game play…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2016
Mini Collector’s Edition NES Includes 30 Classic NES Games   REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–If you see a Nintendo Entertainment System on store shelves this holiday shopping season, you haven’t entered a time machine. (Unless everyone around you is wearing acid-washed jeans and neon leg warmers. If that’s the case, you may have unknowingly walked through a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2016
TOKYO, May 27, 2016 – Good Smile Company Inc., the leader in Japanese hobby products, announced today the worldwide release of Link a 1/7th scale figure from the popular action adventure game The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. The unique appearance and style of the key visual of the game has been brought to life…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2016
NEW FUNKO ALIENS Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the incredible Aliens film with these new Funko figures. The Aliens ReAction 3-pack features Ripley, the 5.5” Power Loader suit and the 5.5” Alien Queen so you can reenact their famous showdown; and making their debut into the Pop! lineup is Ellen Ripley and the 6” super-sized…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 2016
Officially-Licensed Toys Allows Kids to Bring their Favorite Mario™ Characters to Life! Hatfield, PA, February 2016 – K’NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is pleased to announce 2 new additions to its successful line of Super Mario building sets. Designed for young Nintendo® fans ages 6+, these building…

 

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