Nintendo On Conan's New Mario-Style Backdrop: "That's Great"

Intentionally or not, Conan's new backdrop looks like it was constructed by a team of Mario level designers, circa 1992. Asked about the homage/coincidence, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime sounded pretty pleased: "That's great." » 6/05/09 3:58am 6/05/09 3:58am

Nintendo's Wii Rainchecks Mean You Get the Console Plus the Agonizing…

Kotaku's Brian Crecente is liveblogging a chat with Nintendo US honcho Reggie Fils-Aime, where the first order of business was the availability of Wii "rainchecks" at GameStop stores. If you go in on December 20 or 21 and make a full payment, assuming they are out of actual Wiis, you will get a raincheck certificate… » 12/14/07 11:38am 12/14/07 11:38am