Tag: Nintendo

 

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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2016
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Launches with a Wolf Link amiibo REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Nintendo games launching in the first part of the year are going to include some fun amiibo functionality. Games like The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for the Wii U console and Mario & Sonic at the Rio…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2016
Hit Adventure Series Set in the Minecraft Universe Marks Telltale’s Debut on Wii U in partnership with Mojang SAN RAFAEL, Calif., and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 18th, 2016 — Leading and award-winning developer and publisher of digital entertainment Telltale Games, and world-renowned game developer Mojang, today announced that Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2015
Pokémon, Niantic, and Nintendo Collaborating on New Mobile Pokémon Game Slated for Launch in 2016 September 10, 2015 03:10 AM  TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Pokémon Company, Niantic, Inc., and Nintendo Co., Ltd. today announced their collaboration on a new project for mobile devices called Pokémon GO. This ground breaking mobile game will encourage fans to search far…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2015
Star Wars™, Disney, Disney•Pixar and Marvel Join Forces to Bring Families and Fans of All Ages the Ultimate Family Gaming Experience   BURBANK, Calif. – (Aug. 30, 2015) – Disney Interactive today launched Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the latest installment in the highly successful Disney Infinity “toys-to-life” franchise, bringing together Star Wars™ with Disney, Disney•Pixar and Marvel for the ultimate…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2015
One of Several Indie Announcements Made During Nintendo’s Nindies@Night Event REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– During a presentation at Nintendo’s Nindies@Night event at EMP Museum in Seattle, Nintendo made several announcements about the future of independent games on the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS systems. These announcements included the reveal of a Shovel Knight amiibo figure from Yacht…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2015
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nintendo is launching a variety of amiibo figures in September, including several amiibo hitting store shelves on the 11th of September. The amiibo figures launching on the 11th of September feature many fan-favorite characters from the Super Smash Bros. series like Zero Suit Samus, Ganondorf and Bowser Jr. A special Super Mario Bros….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2015
At the recently concluded Comic-Con San Diego, VIZ Media hosted a panel to celebrate all things THE LEGEND OF ZELDA, covering the beloved and internationally bestselling Nintendo video game, as well as the manga and graphic novels inspired by them!   The fun event was moderated by Chris Kohler, the founding editor of Game|Life, the video games…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2015
This year JAKKS’ presence at San Diego Comic Con will be bigger and better than before with three different SDCC items and our first ever Collector Fan Panel featuring a preview of upcoming product from across our toy portfolio including all of our BIG FIGs lines in 20” , 31” Massive and 48” Colossal scales…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 18, 2015
The ultimate evolution of Super Mario Bros. is here! The Mario experience of your dreams has arrived and is bursting with creativity… including yours! Play a near-limitless number of intensely creative Super Mario levels from players around the world. It’s easy enough to create your own levels with the Wii U GamePad controller that it…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 18, 2015
Set off with a friend* through a wild, woolly world in this grand Yoshi™ adventure! A treasure trove of clever handicraft stages are ready for you to explore. Unravel their secrets and color your world with a spectrum of yarn balls to knit new paths and get every last collectible. Knitting yarn, patchwork, and other…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2015
Landmark Creative Collaboration between Activision and Nintendo Offers Fans New Skylanders that Also Work as amiibo Figures – Available in all Nintendo Starter Packs Fans Attending E3 2015 will be First to Get Hands-On with the New Skylanders and their Vehicles! SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard,…

 

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