Nintendo has played right, A, down, right, A, down on its Ocarina of Time and brought old Nintendo games to the Wii U with the newly-announced Virtual Console.
Nintendo has spoken out about social gaming, claiming that many companies providing games for social networks are simply 'doing the same thing over and over again'.
While developing its soon-to-be-launched Nintendo 3DS handheld, Nintendo created a working prototype of a glasses-free 3D Wii, complete with a special version of Mario Kart Wii.
In what amounts to the strangest list of the week, ELSPA has announced its top 10 in-car games to keep the kids happy – mixing Nintendo DS titles like Mario Kart with old skool classics like Hangman.
According to the latest ELSPA/Gfk-ChartTrack data for the videogames industry, Mario Kart Wii and FIFA '09 turned out to be the top-selling titles of 2008.
EA's FIFA 09 has pipped Activision's Call of Duty: World at War at the very last minute and nabbed the coveted Christmas No.1 in the all formats videogames chart.