What are Trademarks?

Trademarks are the distinctive names, words, logos, designs and symbols used to distinguish a product of a particular manufacturer or source. Some of Nintendo's most widely recognised trademarks include Nintendo®, Wii U™, Wii™, Nintendo 3DS™, Nintendo DS™, Nintendo DSi™, Game Boy™, Pokémon™, Super Mario Bros.™, and The Legend of Zelda™. The Nintendo trademark has been filed in many countries throughout the world and registrations have been issued in Nintendo's name in many countries.