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By Jocelyn Mak On 9 Aug, 2014 At 10:23 PM | Categorized As General News, News | With No Comments
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Our favorite 2nd party developer – Next Level Games – has shared a fantastic piece of art created by the legend himself, Shigeru Miyamoto. The artwork was presented to Next Level Games by Mr. Miyamoto, in celebration of the fact that Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon has surpassed the impressive milestone of three million units sold. […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 8 Aug, 2014 At 09:16 PM | Categorized As General News, News | With No Comments
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We’ve had the Year of Zelda and the Year of Luigi! What could possibly be next? How about the month of Princess Peach? Yep, you heard that correctly! Nintendo has announced that the month of AUGUST will be the National Princess Peach Month. This is, of course, another case of Nintendo playing silly, August is not the […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 7 Aug, 2014 At 01:37 PM | Categorized As General News, News | With No Comments
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In celebration of the Hanabi Festival (in literal terms means Fireworks Festival) – Nintendo of Japan has distributed to Club Nintendo members, a fantastic art piece of Link wearing a Yukata and fashioning the Majora’s Mask. I’ve been reading conjecture that Nintendo is teasing a Majora’s Mask remake, but I don’t think this is the […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 5 Aug, 2014 At 09:47 PM | Categorized As General News, Wii U, Wii U News | With 2 Comments
hyrule warriors limited edition

Nintendo has been kind to collectors lately. Following from Mario Kart 8’s Limited Edition SKU, Nintendo of Europe and Nintendo of Australia has confirmed that Hyrule Warriors will be receiving the Limited Edition treatment. The Hyrule Warriors Limited Edition set includes a retail copy of Hyrule Warriors and a trendy Blue Scarf (the same design of the […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 4 Aug, 2014 At 03:44 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
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The internet went into speculative mode when Matt Ryan of Nintendo Canada briefly mentioned that Rayman was one of the newly playable characters in Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS. Naturally, Smash Fans and the Nintendo community went into a frenzy, excited by the prospect of playing Ubisofts mascot. Sorry to burst your bubble, but […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 2 Aug, 2014 At 10:40 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News, Wii U, Wii U News | With 3 Comments
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Earlier last month the director of Super Smash Bros For Wii U/3DS, Mr Sakurai, revealed that Rayman will be in the game… But in the form of a trophy. While Mr. Sakurai didn’t completely rule out the possibility that Rayman will be a playable character, many automatically assumed that he will be delegated to trophy […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 2 Aug, 2014 At 12:20 AM | Categorized As General News, Wii U, Wii U News | With 1 Comment
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We’ve known for a while that Hyrule Warriors will feature Skyward Sword alternate costumes. I’d mistakenly assumed that the extra costume would come free with the purchase of Hyrule Warriors. Koei Tecmo has now revealed that the alternate costumes will be available in the form of DLC. I can’t say with certainty that the costumes […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Aug, 2014 At 09:21 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News | With 1 Comment
yo-kai watch

Level-5 are laughing all the way to the bank largely thanks to the runaway success of Yo-Kai Watch 2 in Japan. Last month,I reported that Yo-kai Watch 2 had a monstrous opening week selling through 1.3 million units. With most games sales are typically front loaded with numbers quickly dissipating during the weeks after the launch. […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Aug, 2014 At 07:57 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
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Delving into the minds of other cultures is always an intriguing exercise. I’d like to believe we have our fingers on the pulse of gaming culture in the west. On the other hand, unfortunately, the Japanese gaming culture has always been an enigma. Naturally, understanding  Japanese gamer’s and the Japanese gaming culture will always be difficult, […]


By Andy Steyn On 1 Aug, 2014 At 03:33 AM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News | With No Comments
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For those who have been playing video games long enough will know that our hobby is an expensive endeavor to maintain.  Buying a new piece of tech and purchasing subsequent software thereafter does take a significant toll on our wallets. Therefore it is important to shop around for the best prices. If you happen to […]


By Andy Steyn On 1 Aug, 2014 At 02:39 AM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News | With No Comments
ninjago

To celebrate the launch of Lego Ninjago: Nindroids for the 3DS, Nintendo has uploaded an action pack trailer showcasing the game in its full glory. Developed by TT Games and Hellbent Studios, Lego Ninjago: Nindroids is the second installment in the franchise, with the original released for the DS back in 2011. Lego Ninjago: Nindroids […]


By Michael Sobrevega On 1 Aug, 2014 At 12:04 AM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News | With No Comments
Pokemon x

In a strange twist of events, a new Pokemon games has been announced for Japanese arcades – titled Pokemon: Battle Nine. Developed by Namco Bandai, Pokemon: Battle Nine will allow players the opportunity to capture all the Pokemon in exchange for their precious coins. From what I can gather, the arcade game will feature the […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 31 Jul, 2014 At 11:21 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, General News, News | With 1 Comment
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  Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is certainly shaping up to be the ultimate Monster Hunter game.In a recent developer blog post, Capcoms Yuri Araujo confirmed that Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate’s multiplayer will be compatible across the North American and European versions. Essentially, players from North America will be able to join hunting parties in Europe […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 31 Jul, 2014 At 10:05 PM | Categorized As General News, News, Wii U, Wii U News | With 3 Comments
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Nintendo of America has proudly announced that they will be hosting a Hyrule Warriors Direct on Monday August 4th. As the title of the direct suggests, the Nintendo Direct will focus on the upcoming Wii U exclusive, Hyrule Warriors. Watch a new #NintendoDirectNA on Monday, 8/4 at 8 p.m. PT for new details about #HyruleWarriors for #WiiU […]