Science Says Don't Play Super Mario Galaxy Before Trying to Shoot…

The zombie is five steps away, you're cornered, and you've got one last bullet in the chamber. If you were just playing Super Mario Galaxy you might as well turn the gun on yourself. A recent highly scientific study found that when it comes to putting a bullet in a humanoid target's brain, Super Mario Galaxy doesn't… » 5/01/12 9:30am 5/01/12 9:30am

Hey Nintendo Is A Japanese Company, You Know

The Japanese game industry is dead. This week has been a flashback of last year's Tokyo Game Show — complete with gloom and doom from Capcom's Keiji Inafune. » 9/21/10 5:00am 9/21/10 5:00am

These Nintendo Games Have Sold Over 20 Million Copies

Since the launch of both the DS and Wii, five games published by Nintendo have sold more than twenty million copies. Can you guess which ones? » 5/07/10 12:30am 5/07/10 12:30am

The Bestselling Game Of All Time In The U.S. Is Wii Play

The NPD Group has compiled fifteen years worth of video game sales in the United States, determining that Nintendo's 2006 release Wii Play is the industry's top seller, beating out Grand Theft Autos and Call of Dutys easily. » 1/19/10 10:30pm 1/19/10 10:30pm

The Best-Selling Wii Games Of 2009 Didn't Come Out In 2009

An analysis by website Gamasutra of first-half sales figures for the three big gaming consoles shows that the Wii's hits are older hits. » 7/20/09 7:00pm 7/20/09 7:00pm

How Many Hours People Play Nintendo's Wii Games (Sorry, Donkey Kong)

Never mind what's at the bottom of this barrel, here's a list of 29 Wii games from Nintendo and the amount of hours people play them, per gamer. » 7/03/09 11:00am 7/03/09 11:00am

Now, The Real List Of 2008's Bestselling Games

The answer to the question "What was 2008's bestselling game in the U.S.?" is "Wii Play." Or is it? What about all those multi-platform, multi-SKU releases like Madden and Call of Duty: World at War? » 1/20/09 5:40pm 1/20/09 5:40pm

What Was 2008's Best Selling Game In The U.S.?

To be honest, we're still not sure. The NPD Group released data for the "Top Selling Games Annual 2008" with Wii Play coming in at number one, boasting 5.28 million copies sold. » 1/15/09 8:00pm 1/15/09 8:00pm

December's Biggest Game In The U.S. Is... Wii Play

Call of Duty: World at War couldn't win the battle against the Wii in December, selling 150,000 units shy of Wii Play's staggering 1.46 million copies. Yes, that's a lot of Wii Remotes. » 1/15/09 7:20pm 1/15/09 7:20pm

Analyst Pegs December Wii Sales At Record-Breaking 3.2 Million

Nintendo's seemingly insurmountable lead in the U.S. became less "seemingly" in December, if EEDAR analyst Jesse Divnich's figure of 3.2 million Wiis sold last month is spot-on. "Simply put, Nintendo saved Christmas," Divnich said. » 1/12/09 4:40pm 1/12/09 4:40pm

Nintendo DS Software Sales Up, Nintendo Wii Software Sales Up (Up, Up,…

Nintendo also announced its software sales data in its Q1 FY3/09 statement. In Q1, Nintendo DS software sales were 36.59 million, up 2.33 million units from Q1 last year. Standout titles for the DS include the international release of Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness/Explorers of Time » 7/30/08 5:00am 7/30/08 5:00am. Wii software sales…