Michael Sobrevega

Michael is the proud owner and Editor-in-Chief of Mii-gamer.com! He has a Bachelors Degree with First Class Honors ( try to guess his Degree), and has been writing about video games for many years. His favorite Nintendo franchises include the Legend of Zelda, Super Smash Bros. and Pokemon. When Michael is not playing video games – he is usually outdoors riding kangaroo’s, playing cricket or sleeping (or doing all three at the same time).

By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Sep, 2014 At 09:49 PM | Categorized As 3DS, News, Wii U | With No Comments
hyrule warriors ganondorf 5

Nintendo of Europe has announced that several Legend of Zelda titles on the Ninty eShop will be available for purchase at a bargain price. Between September 4 and September 26, a number of Zelda titles will be heavily discounted to celebrate the release of Hyrule Warriors, which is set to arrive in store on September 20. For the pricing […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Sep, 2014 At 08:55 PM | Categorized As 3DS, Wii U | With No Comments
super smash bros poster swordsmen

In preparation for the titles release in Japan, Nintendo has ramped-up their marketing efforts for Super Smash Bros. For 3DS. Japanese gamers and big name gaming executives have pointed out that several Super Smash Bros poster advertisement are beginning to appear in several stations across the Kanto Region in Japan. Juinichi Masada from Gamefreaks tweeted to his […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Sep, 2014 At 04:43 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
super smash bros ricki xenoblade

Today on Miiverse, director Masahiro Sakurai confirmed that the legendary hero Riki will also be an assist trophy in Super Smash Bros. For Wii U/3DS. It was confirmed last Friday that Ricki will be playing a part in Shulk’s final smash. As an Assist Trophy, Ricki uses many Arts like Happy, Freezinate, and Yoink. “Pic of […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 31 Aug, 2014 At 04:03 PM | Categorized As 3DS, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
super smash bros for 3ds starting roster 1

  Want to know what the starting roster in Super Smash Bros. For 3DS will look like? Then take a look at this! According to a tweet by Roger DiLuigi – the Japanese eShop has revealed the starting roster for Super Smash Bros. For 3DS.  As shown in the screenshot above, all the confirmed character […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 30 Aug, 2014 At 11:21 PM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment
amiibo

I guess those studies claiming that Amiibo’s will be in hot demand are true. At the time of writing, Nintendo’s range of interactive figurines, Amiibo’s, are performing well in Amazons best seller list.  11 of the 12 figurines are in the top 20 best sellers list in the video games category. Furthermore, Wii Fit Trainer, Marth and Villager […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 30 Aug, 2014 At 10:08 PM | Categorized As 3DS, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U | With No Comments
super smash bros for wii u 3ds isabelle

Nintendo has shared more delectable screenshots for Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS.  The following screenshots introduces the first wave of confirmed Pokemon, Assist Trophies and and Items in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS. Screenshots include Dark Samus, Isabelle, Phosphora, Xernea, Keldeo, Yvettal, DayBreak, Homerun Bat, Cuoccos and more. Please do check out the screenshots […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 30 Aug, 2014 At 08:08 PM | Categorized As News | With No Comments
reggie als

As promised, Reggie and Nintendo of America has taken on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Sweeping the world at the moment, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is promoting awareness on the disease (forgive if this isn’t the correct term) and at the same time raising funds for medical research. Nintendo of America has asked their […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 30 Aug, 2014 At 08:01 PM | Categorized As Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
super smash bros shulk

The Wii U is building a reputation as a premium console that currently has the best new generation library. Despite haters refuting such fact, it is widely known that the Wii U cannot be beat in quality titles. With the latest trailers, Nintendo is not ashamed to blow their own horn – showcasing the impressive line-up […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 30 Aug, 2014 At 12:10 AM | Categorized As 3DS, News, Wii U | With No Comments
bayonetta 2

Nintendo has shared their extensive plans to capitalize on the busy sales rush during the holiday season. The Press release is quite extensive, and would have recommended Nintendo to host a Direct to detail the information. But considering that Iwata is still recovering from surgery – I suppose holding a direct is too much work […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 29 Aug, 2014 At 11:43 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News | With No Comments
new nintendo 3ds

The Big N has announced that their beloved handheld will be getting a second revision called, New Nintendo 3DS. The new hardware revision features a number of improvements over the older version, but with a few setbacks that will sure to rub a few Nintendo fans the wrong way. Following are the feature sets of […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 29 Aug, 2014 At 09:22 PM | Categorized As 3DS, News, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U | With 1 Comment
super smash bros shulk

Sakurai has shared more details about Shulk in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS  in Miiverse. Firstly, Sakurai admits that Shulk was a difficult character to include in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS, but the team worked hard to make him fit into the universe. “He’s not the type of character that would usually appear […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 29 Aug, 2014 At 09:19 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U, Wii U News | With 1 Comment
super smash bros shulk

Announced during the Japanese 3DS Nintendo Direct, Iwata unveiled that Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles will be in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS. Wielding the Monado – Shulk is unique fighter among the playable characters in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS. He can switch between arts to gain additional attributes – such as higher […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 29 Aug, 2014 At 08:26 PM | Categorized As 3DS, Smash Updates, Super Smash Bros, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
super smash bros mii fighter teams

Today on Miiverse, Director Masahiro Sakurai shared more information on the fighting teams that will appear in various modes in Super Smash Bros. For Wii U/3DS such as Multi-man Melee and Cruel Melee. In the past games, these modes featured Fighting Wire Frames and Fighting alloys. Now in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS, Mii […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 28 Aug, 2014 At 09:13 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News | With No Comments
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire SteelBook Edition

Nintendo of Europe has announced that a Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire SteelBook Edition will be available to purchase for European Pokemon Fans. Additionally, if you pre-order Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire from Nintendo of UK’s online store you will receive a bonus representational figurine of either Primal Groudon or Primal Kyogre depending on what version of the […]