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Nintendo announces end of Club Nintendo rewards program

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After six years, Nintendo has announced the end of its customer-loyalty program, Club Nintendo.

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Nintendo announces 'Majora's Mask 3D,' 'Monster Hunter 4' release dates, classic Wii games coming to Wii U

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In addition to announcing the New 3DS XL’s release date, Nintendo has also confirmed dates for when several games for the system will be available to play, including a remake of one of the company’s most unique games.

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Nintendo announces New 3DS XL release date

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Nintendo is starting up 2015 with something old that’s also brand New.

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Nintendinitis is a real, medical thing -- learn the facts

Nintendinitis may sound like what a grandparent might call a Nintendo system when they have no idea what a Wii or 3DS is called. But Nintendinitis is actually a real name for a real trend of medical problems caused by the House of Mario. No, really.

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'Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker' review: Nintendo's addicting new puzzle box

Nintendo will occasionally buck from its trend of releasing new games in a host of franchise staples to introduce a new (usually weird) ideaone that either takes off or quickly falls into cult classic status.

Rarely do those strange concepts originate in Nintendo’s biggest franchise, but such is the case with Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, one of the year’s most delightful, if all too brief, experiences.

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Watch beautiful new footage from 2015's open-world 'Legend of Zelda'

Nintendo had a strong presence at last night’s The Video Game Awards, but the company’s biggest surprise didn’t come from any of the presenters on stage. It came from two of Nintendo’s biggest names previewing the next The Legend of Zelda. READ FULL STORY

EW Plays: Can 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' earn the franchise new fans?

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Can Super Smash Bros. for Wii U create new fans, or is the game catering exclusively to players who have spent hours in the Nintendo arena?

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Watch EW play 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' live

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U releases on Friday, Nov. 21. If the wait is too long, EW has fans covered with an early live stream of Nintendo’s brawler.

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'The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is coming to Nintendo 3DS

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When the Nintendo 3DS first launched in 2011, Nintendo re-released one of its most beloved games alongside it: 1998’s The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. Naturally, this prompted questions about that game’s 2000 follow-up—The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask. Would that game be re-released as well?

Last night’s Nintendo Direct webcast kicked off with an answer: absolutely.

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The 5 most interesting facts about 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U'

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Nintendo revealed over 50 facts about the latest version of its fighting franchise, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. While many of these bits of information are rather small, a few reveal just what will make the game worthy of a purchase after the recently released Super Smash Bros. for 3DS.

Here are the five most exciting revelations:

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