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By Michael On 8 Sep, 2014 At 12:12 AM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
Super Smash Bros akb48

The AKB48 commercial for Super Smash Bros. For 3DS has finally emerged. Uploaded by YouTube user rvx opq, the commercial showcases adorable Mii Fighters resembling several members of the insanely popular Japanese entertainment group, AKb48. Of course, the AKB48 Mii Fighters are not strictly there for show- Nintendo fans will be able to create their favorite […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 6 Sep, 2014 At 07:40 PM | Categorized As News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
project cars wii u

Slightly Mad Studios inadvertently angered the Nintendo community when they announced that the Wii U version of Project Cars has been delayed, now scheduled for release in 2015. The lack of explanation on the behalf of Slightly Mad Studios and Bandai Namco games only fanned the flames of displeasure amongst the community. Thankfully, Alex Tudor […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 6 Sep, 2014 At 06:43 PM | Categorized As News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
he legend of zelda wii u 2

The Legend of Zelda Franchise isn’t known for deep cinematic experiences, that’s not to say they aren’t good, it’s just that cutscenes often take a backseat to the gameplay. Speaking to Nintendo Life, director of the Zelda series, Eiji Aonuma, revealed that he is on a mission to ensure that the cutscenes in The Legend of Zelda […]


By Andy Steyn On 5 Sep, 2014 At 10:59 AM | Categorized As News, Wii U, Wii U News | With 1 Comment
bayonetta 2

The Bayonetta 2 Nintendo has just finished airing filling in Nintendo fans with a great deal of information – which will surely excite fans. In case you have missed the direct – I’ve made a small summary of all the key points discussed in the direct. Also, I’ve embedded the Nintendo Direct below for you […]


By Andy Steyn On 5 Sep, 2014 At 09:57 AM | Categorized As News, Wii U, Wii U News | With No Comments
bayonetta 2 (4)

Nintendo of Europe has confirmed that the climax action game, Bayonetta 2, will be heading into European stores on October 24 – which is the exact same day as the North American release date. Presumably, the Australian release date will be on October 25 as retail titles typically release on Saturdays, Additionally, Europe will get […]


By Jason On 5 Sep, 2014 At 05:34 AM | Categorized As News, Videocast, Wii U, Wii U News, wii u videos, ZyroXZ2 Wii U "Five" | With No Comments
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— While there are many, and I mean MANY, other places to get news, I still like to talk about Nintendo news… That I care about!  You see, not ALL Nintendo news may matter to me, but sometimes, just sometimes, the news really gets me all fired up.  Or more accurately, a certain area that […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 3 Sep, 2014 At 04:46 PM | Categorized As 3DS, News, Wii U | With 11 Comments
super smash bros samus

Today, Sakurai revealed that each character will have 8 different character costumes in Super Smash Bros. For Wii U/3DS. As an example, Sakurai showcased the 8 different alternate costumes for Samus. “The first four color schemes for Samus are based off her Varia Suit, Fusion Suit, Gravity Suit from Super Metroid, and the Dark Suit,” […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 3 Sep, 2014 At 03:13 PM | Categorized As 3DS, 3DS News, News | With No Comments
One Piece

Bandai Namco Games has shared a brand new trailer for their upcoming 3DS title, One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X. The trailer provides an overview of the games many exciting features, which will surely please fans of One Piece. Firstly, One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X features a tag mechanic called the support system. With […]


By Jocelyn Mak On 3 Sep, 2014 At 12:36 PM | Categorized As News, Wii U | With 1 Comment
bayonetta 2 nintendo direct

  Nintendo of America has announced via Twitter that a Bayonetta 2 focused Nintendo Direct will be airing live on Thursday, September 4. The stream will begin broadcasting at 3pm/PT or 6pm/ET and will share new details about the upcoming Wii U exclusive, Bayonetta 2. Fans can watch the broadcast at the Nintendo Direct website  or […]


By Michael 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 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 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 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 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 […]