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Nintendo Revisits Nintendo Power for SNES Classic

Download and enjoy these special #SNESClassic-themed #NintendoPower covers, and join our #PAXWest2017 panel to receive physical copies! pic.twitter.com/N99OzZ8JoR — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) August 28, 2017 Today Nintendo of America…

Nintendo Direct 9.1.2016

A new Nintendo Direct on March 3 at 2 p.m. PT / 4 p.m. PT. It’ll showcase updates and upcoming titles for Wii U/Nintendo 3DS. What’s in store for us…

Nintendo Direct 3.3.2016

A new Nintendo Direct on March 3 at 2 p.m. PT / 4 p.m. PT. It’ll showcase updates and upcoming titles for Wii U/Nintendo 3DS. What’s in store for us?…

Nintendo Minute – Super Mario Maker SUP-tember Create With Us

Today is a bittersweet day because it marks the end of Super Mario Maker SUP-tember. We’ve had so much fun sharing the game with you, but we’re ending in a…

Power Pros

Former Nintendo Power editors, Chris Slate and Chris Hoffman, AKA The Hoff, have started a Nintendo centric podcast known as Power Pros! It’s a weekly podcast that covers the latest…

Nintendo World Championships 2015

On May 13, 2015 Nintendo of America has revealed one of their big plans for this year’s e3: the return of the Nintendo World Championships! Now you’re playing with Power!…

Nester for Smash

  On April 1, 2014, Operation Power Up created an April Fool’s page and blog post about Nester being playable in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U….

Operation: Power Up @ PAX South

Last weekend, we at Operation: Power Up attended PAX South, the first Penny Arcade Expo located in the south. Gamers from around the San Antonio area participated in the festivities….

Happy Holidays!

It’s that time of year again!  That magical time of year where Nintendo of America has their annual winter Holiday Mall Experience.  We at OP PowerUp, are no strangers to…

Official Nintendo Magazine Ending

On October 7th 2014, Official Nintendo Magazine announced that it will come to a close with its 114th issue, which was released on October 14, 2014. On November 11, 2014,…