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Here’s How Much Nintendo’s Directors Made This Year

Image: Nintendo Life Nintendo’s executives are known for taken home fairly modest sums of money in comparison to their western counterparts. We reported last year that the top three directors at Nintendo – Shuntaro Furukawa, Shigeru Miyamoto, and Shinya Takahashi – between $1.75 – 3 million each when converted from yen to dollars. Compared to …

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Ubisoft Store Reveals Potential Release Date For Mario + Rabbids: Sparks Of Hope

Image: Ubisoft / Nintendo It seems the release date for Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope may have been leaked ahead of schedule. According to a now-removed listing on the Spanish Ubisoft Store, the Switch exclusive (including a Gold Edition) will be released later this year on 20th October. Multiple Twitter users managed to grab …

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Miyamoto Wasn’t A Fan Of The Art Style In Zelda: Wind Waker When He First Saw It

Image: Nintendo If you weren’t immediately sold on the art style in The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, don’t feel too bad. A new ‘DidYouKnowGaming’ translation of a Nintendo Dream magazine from the mid-2000s reveals how Mario’s creator Shigeru Miyamoto initially wasn’t a fan of Toon Link or the rest of Wind Waker’s cel-shaded …

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Miyamoto Wasn’t A Fan Of The Art Style In Zelda: Wind Waker

Image: Nintendo If you weren’t immediately sold on the art style in The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, don’t feel too bad. A new ‘DidYouKnowGaming’ translation of a Nintendo Dream magazine from the mid-2000s reveals how Mario’s creator Shigeru Miyamoto wasn’t a fan of Toon Link or the rest of Wind Waker’s cel-shaded and …

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Switch Online’s N64 Update Is Live (Version 2.4.0), Here’s What’s Included

Image: Nintendo Life / Damien McFerran Switch Online’s Nintendo 64 application received an update earlier today bumping it up to Version 2.4.0 and adding Pokémon Snap to the service. That’s not all, though. Nintendo doesn’t release patch notes for application updates like this one, but fortunately we do have some insight about what’s going on …

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Reggie: Nintendo’s Transition From Switch Will Be A “Significant Challenge”

Image: Nintendo Life Former Nintendo of America boss Reggie shared his thoughts recently about how Nintendo could prepare for the Switch’s successor, and the same topic has come up once again during an interview with CNET about his new book Disrupting the Game. He previously mentioned how important the “content pipeline” would be for Nintendo …

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Switch Online Should Leverage GameCube, Wii And Deliver “More” N64 Content, Says Former NoA Boss

Former Nintendo America president Reggie Fils-Aimé recently had a chat with CNET about his new book Disrupting the Game. While the usual batch of Nintendo-related questions popped up, Reggie had a little extra to share on this particular occasion. Firstly, he doesn’t expect Nintendo to revive those “mini consoles” like the SNES and NES classics …

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Reminder: Nintendo’s ‘Super Sale’ Slashes The Price Of Over 1500 Games (Europe)

Image: Nintendo Life / Damien McFerran Update #2 [Fri 17th Jun, 2022 16:30 BST]: Don’t forget, you’ve only got a few more days to grab some smoking hot deals on the EU eShop. The Super Sale ends this Sunday, 19th June, at 1:59pm BST / 12:59am CET. Make sure you check out a list of …

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Random: Super Mario Odyssey Easter Egg Displays Nintendo’s Perfectionism

Image: Nintendo Life Nintendo has actively demonstrated on numerous occasions just how much it strives for perfection in its games. Just recently, we highlighted a clever easter egg tucked neatly away in the latter potion of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in which an additional scene would play out if you take …

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