Super Smash Bros. for 3DS is a blast to play, with an endless amount of value and variety packed inside, although at times the chaos can overwhelm that small screen.
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is the total package that delivers on nearly every level. With a seemingly endless amount of replay value, Super Smash should be the one staple in every Wii U library.
Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.
Nintendo says it sold 490,000 units of the Wii U title in its first three days on store shelves, topping Mario Kart 8's record.
The Japanese game-maker says that weaker local currency helped it post the unexpected profit, but hopes new games and products will make for a successful Christmas period.
Nintendo needs to make the Wii U compelling again. Here's the list of games hitting this year, in 2015, and beyond.
Nintendo hasn't announced any plans to pursue virtual reality in any upcoming game system, but Nintendo's roots are already deep in all the pieces that could make it work.
Warner Bros. Interactive becomes the top software publisher of the year to date.
Check out the highlights and big trends at this year's E3, from Fallout 4 to Halo 5, as well as Star Fox and a surprise Jim Henson muppet.
Nintendo will be making its main E3 2015 announcements via a Nintendo Direct live video stream -- you can watch it here.