Tomodachi Life is Pretty Much My Childhood Made Digital

For the past three weeks, Tomodachi Collection: New Life has been the best-selling game in Japan—and in its first week, the best-selling game in the world. » 5/14/13 7:00am 5/14/13 7:00am

The Quest to Find More Miis

I’ve never really cared too much about Miis. I never even made one for my Wii or 3DS—hell, I’ve never even opened Street Pass. The only reason I made a Mii for my Wii U was because it was part of making an online account. » 5/14/13 4:00am 5/14/13 4:00am

Rumor: Nintendo Ending Gay Marriage Bug in Popular Game [Update]

In Nintendo's wildly popular sim Tomodachi Collection: New Life for the 3DS, there is a bug that apparently enables male Miis the ability to marry other male Miis. Apparently, make that, enabled. » 5/13/13 4:30am 5/13/13 4:30am

Rumor: Bug Makes Gay Marriage Possible in Nintendo Game [Update]

Tomodachi Collection is Nintendo's take on The Sims. But unlike The Sims, same-sex marriages have apparently not been allowed. Until now. » 5/08/13 7:30am 5/08/13 7:30am

Japan Gets New 3DS XL Colors

Nintendo is releasing two new colors in Japan. One is "Mint x White", while the other color is... white plus light mint blue speech bubbles with a yellow thought bubble? » 3/12/13 4:00am 3/12/13 4:00am

Nintendo Has a New Tomodachi Collection. This Video Justifies Its…

Nintendo's latest Tomodachi Collection is slated for spring 2013. Tomodachi Collection is a life simulator that is often compared to both The Sims and Animal Crossing. The first Tomodachi Collection came out in 2009 in Japan. It has not seen an international release. » 8/29/12 7:45am 8/29/12 7:45am

Nintendo DS Game Made Into Japanese TV Show

Japan-only Nintendo DS title Tomodachi Collection is making its way to the small screen. Or the wide-screen. The flat-screen? The plasma screen. Or the LED screen? You get the picture. » 4/28/10 5:00am 4/28/10 5:00am

Metroid Co-creator's Romantic (And Tragic) Samus Aran Fan Fiction

How does Metroid producer Yoshio Sakamoto explain his Nintendo DS megahit Tomodachi Collection—still a Japan-only release—to the non-Japanese GDC attendee? By putting high-level Nintendo execs in weird Tomodachi Collection situations, including Sakamoto's own virtual crush on Samus Aran. » 3/11/10 5:00pm 3/11/10 5:00pm