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That old-school Nintendo game right there? Yeah, it’s a flask. A flask! Gaming nostalgia meets adulthood in the best way possible.

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Nintendo 2DS looks ridiculous, drops 3D, doesn’t fold, but only costs $129

Is that a slice of bread or Nintendo’s latest handheld? Check out the specs of the new controversial device that has Twitter in a cramp from pointing and laughing so hard. But maybe Nintendo knows something we don’t about what its fans want? Eh, either way, it’s funny looking.

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Video games are bad for our kids, they say? One little boy disagrees. This 10-year-old saved his family from a head-on-collision with the skills he says he learned playing Mario Kart. Take that, haters.

Video games are bad for our kids, they say? One little boy disagrees. This 10-year-old saved his family from a head-on-collision with the skills he says he learned playing Mario Kart. Take that, haters.

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Nintendo:The Wii U is “essentially sold out” 

Nintendo sold more than 1 million hardware units over the last week, the company has confirmed to CNET.
Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime told CNET in a phone interview today that during the last week, its internal data has shown total U.S. hardware sales have reached more than 1.2 million units. That figure includes the Wii U, Wii, 3DS, and DS.
According to Fils-Aime, Nintendo sold over 700,000 consoles during the last week. The Wii U topped the Wii with 400,000 units sold. The Wii, which Nintendo launched all the way back in 2006, was able to muster 300,000 Wii sales during the last week.

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Nintendo:The Wii U is “essentially sold out”

Nintendo sold more than 1 million hardware units over the last week, the company has confirmed to CNET.

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime told CNET in a phone interview today that during the last week, its internal data has shown total U.S. hardware sales have reached more than 1.2 million units. That figure includes the Wii U, Wii, 3DS, and DS.

According to Fils-Aime, Nintendo sold over 700,000 consoles during the last week. The Wii U topped the Wii with 400,000 units sold. The Wii, which Nintendo launched all the way back in 2006, was able to muster 300,000 Wii sales during the last week.

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The Wii U is here! Is it all we hoped it would be? 

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Nintendo Wii U arrives November 18 starting at $299

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Welcome to NintendoLand, where products don’t have prices or release dates:

At their E3 presser, Nintendo chose to focus on the Wii U and its games and services, but not so much on specific launch windows or on the next generation of 3DS games.

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Five unanswered questions about Wii U
Nintendo showed off a huge number of Wii U games at E3, but still left us in the dark on some basic details.
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Five unanswered questions about Wii U

Nintendo showed off a huge number of Wii U games at E3, but still left us in the dark on some basic details.

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