That's not to say some games couldn't make it easier for players to reach the credits when they want.
The Legend of...Zelda.
Nintendo employees turned an unremarkable game into a remarkable memorial—and that's just one way Iwata's been quietly honored by his peers.
A lot of upsets at tonight's BAFTA Game Awards.
What does Nintendo have up its sleeves?
But some surprise winners shook up the usual suspects list.
Our ever-rotating list of the best of the best for Nintendo's portable-hybrid console.
Never turn your back on Guardians, even when they're in Nendoroid form.
Cuphead, Horizon Zero Dawn, and PUBG also won awards.
Angry Lynels not included.
Nintendo's got big plans for DLC in the near future.
Takes your breath away.
You don't have to pay a single scrap of attention to Ganon to fall in love with Link's latest adventure.
All our top 20 favorite games of the year in one tidy little place. Yay!
It's been a year to remember for single player and Japanese games.
Need to get to Lake Hylia in a hurry? Just pull on Sonic's ears.
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"Where's my motorcycle, old man?"
It's oh so right, yet oh so wrong.
Cuphead and Hellblade also took home a few awards each.
Despite Breath of the Wild's forgettable quests and repetitive foes, it rises above its lackluster structure through other means.
He who has the biggest pants, saves Hyrule.
Simple shapes build big adventures.
Today on "Things You Never Knew You Wanted."
How do you do fellow teens?
Don't let anything keep you away from playing Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
I just want to hug all the cats and play all the games.
Are you a bad enough dude to save the Princess?
Link must be powerful to overcome Breath of the Wild's most interesting challenge, but he also needs to be cunning and full of tricks.
"MOM! Fake Hitler said a bad word!"