TechCrunch: Two more bangers for the Switch’s NES selection: Kirby and Super Mario Bros 2

Nostalgia for the NES is high following the success of Nintendo’s classic mini consoles and the launch of its Switch Online service, which just got a couple more great additions to its selection of 8-bit games: Kirby’s Adventure and the…

TechCrunch: Nintendo to open its first official store located in Japan

Fourteen years after unveiling its first location in New York, Nintendo is finally opening an official store in Japan, too. Nintendo Tokyo will be located in Shibuya Parco, the new flagship of the Parco department store chain. Nintendo Tokyo is scheduled…

TechCrunch: Nintendo rumored to be working on a smaller, cheaper Switch

Remember when the rumor mill suggested that Nintendo was already working on a sequel to the Switch? Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa shut that down pretty quickly, saying that no successor was in the works. Now the rumor mill has shifted…

Mashable: Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dropped into a 'Donkey Kong 64' session on Twitch

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dropped by a Twitch stream for an important reason.Image: John Lamparski/Getty Images By Shannon Connellan2019-01-21 02:14:52 UTC It’s not every day a member of Congress drops by a Twitch session. Streamers of a session of Donkey Kong 64…

TechCrunch: VLC prepares to add AirPlay support as it crosses 3 billion downloads

VLC, the hugely popular media playing service, is filing one of its gaps with the addition of AirPlay support as its just crossed an incredible three billion users. The new feature was revealed by Jean-Baptiste Kempf, one of the service’s lead developers,…