Category: Nintendo

Nintendo Left Gamers Vulnerable Long Before Shocking Data Breach
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Nintendo Left Gamers Vulnerable Long Before Shocking Data Breach

It seems like Nintendo may have suffered a severe data breach lately. 160,000 accounts appear to have been illicitly accessed since the start of April. This latest breach shows that companies need to make some changes to the way their online services work. Nintendo has suffered a pretty serious security breach, exposing user privacy. Around…

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Nintendo Is Failing Miserably as Network Faces Coronavirus Gut-Check
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Nintendo Is Failing Miserably as Network Faces Coronavirus Gut-Check

Nintendo’s network has gone down during its biggest stress test ever. Infrastructure is one of many issues roiling Nintendo’s online platform. What exactly are we paying for again? With humanity fighting the deadly coronavirus outbreak by isolating hundreds of millions of people indoors, this is just about the worst time possible for a gaming company’s…

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Nintendo Blasts Pokémon Leaker in Ruthless Public Shaming
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Nintendo Blasts Pokémon Leaker in Ruthless Public Shaming

Nintendo and The Pokémon Company named the source of massive Pokémon Sword and Shield leaks. A reviewer for a Portuguese publication is allegedly responsible. Nintendo says it takes leaks seriously and “will always protect” its IPs. In a joint statement published today, Nintendo and The Pokémon Company revealed that they have tracked down the source…

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Can Nintendo Really Rival the PS5 & Series X Without a Switch Pro?
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Can Nintendo Really Rival the PS5 & Series X Without a Switch Pro?

Nintendo has confirmed that no Switch Pro will be coming in 2020. This means that the Xbox Series X and PS5 will be competing with Nintendo’s four-year-old hardware. This may have some potential implications for Nintendo’s success during the next console generation. Nintendo dashed rumors that it would launch a new “Switch Pro” [GamesRadar] model…

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