New 3DS firmware update on the way

Nintendo is preparing a new upgrade to its 3DS gaming system.

Playstation Vita already dropping to record low sales in Japan

Sony's latest gaming handheld is not doing well in Japan, and that likely represents a lack of interest for the device worldwide.

Nintendo registers Super Mario 4 website

Nintendo has registered the domain name supermario4.com

Nintendo 3DS goes to the Louvre

Nintendo's portable 3D system is finding an unlikely new home.

Nintendo 3DS getting 3D music videos

A new form of entertainment is coming to gamers in glasses-free 3D: music videos.

Gamestop adds 3DS titles to its DLC offering

Gamestop has begun selling downloadable 3DS games.

3DS reaches 4.5 million unit sales

After a very slow start, Nintendo's 3DS is now gaining significant traction.

Hulu Plus Wii app now available

Just like Netflix, the Wii was the last one picked to receive Hulu Plus compatibility, but the days of waiting are now over.

Nintendo 3DS downloads brought in $11 million

The nascent "eShop" platform that lets users download games and apps to their 3DS was pretty successful in 2011.

Nintendo's Wii U might not be called the Wii U

After suffering a mountain of confusion and complaints, Nintendo appears to be ready to re-brand its next-generation console entirely.

Nintendo lowers 3DS forecast

Nintendo is yet again eating 3DS-flavored crow as it lowers internal estimates for how many handheld units will be sold in the next two months.

Sony praises Nintendo 3DS success

The Nintendo 3DS has what is perhaps an unlikely supporter.

Downloadable Nintendo 3DS demos arrive

Nintendo will begin offering game demos through the 3DS's digital download platform today.

Nintendo 3DS now 4 million strong in US

After a disappointing launch and months of sluggish sales, the Nintendo 3DS managed to end the year on a high note.

Playstation Vita not even close to 3DS sales

Even though it's the new kid on the block in Japan, the Playstation Vita is still being outsold by a margin of six to one.

3DS Circle Pad accessory to launch Feb 7

The accessory that will add a second joystick controller to the 3DS will be making its way to the US in less than two months.

Nintendo strikes free Wi-Fi hotspot deal for 3DS

Your 3DS might not have mobile data connectivity like your friend's iPhone, but Nintendo is trying to make on-the-go Internet a bit more accessible for its portable gamers.

3DS can now record 3D video

Nintendo has rolled out a firmware update for the 3DS right in time for the big holiday season.

3DS firmware update delayed

An update to the 3DS that had been scheduled for this week and will bring significant changes to the device, has been delayed to December 8.

Nintendo blasts DLC, says 3DS is different

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime is blasting game makers who use downloadable content (DLC) as a way to nickel-and-dime gamers for material that should have been included in the game upfront.