30 Aug 2014

Shulk Moves Detailed For Super Smash Bros.

Earlier this week, on Monday, August 25, leaked video footage of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS showed off Xenoblade Chronicles‘ main protagonist and hero: Shulk. He has since been confirmed as a playable character during...
30 Aug 2014

New Nintendo 3DS Browser Filtering Is Default In Japan

The New Nintendo 3DS systems — announced yesterday morning by Nintendo — will come with a built-in Internet browser filtering option when they debut in Japan. By default, filtering is enabled to protect children against potentially...
30 Aug 2014

Reggie’s Ice Bucket Challenge Was Slow, Icy Goodness

What’s bitterly frigid, wet, and flows from a bucket at the blazing speed of molasses on a cold winter day in Redmond, Washington? Well, it’s a nice cold bucket of water — filled with ice cubes, of...
30 Aug 2014

New Nintendo 3DS Systems Won’t Launch Westward In 2014

The New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS LL (known outside of Japan as the New Nintendo 3DS XL) were unveiled yesterday during the Japanese Nintendo 3DS Direct broadcast, hosted by Nintendo president Satoru Iwata. Both systems...
29 Aug 2014

Pre-Order Amiibo Figures From Amazon.com

Amazon.com has opened up amiibo pre-order options for United States residents. Announced earlier today, each of the twelve amiibo figures — Mario, Peach, Link, Samus, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, Pikachu, Kirby, Fox, Marth, Villager and Wii Fit...
29 Aug 2014

Bayonetta 2 Releases On October 24 In North America

Fans in North America need not wonder when the release date for Platinum Games’ Bayonetta 2 will surface. Announced today by Nintendo of America, Bayonetta 2 will arrive in retailers and in the Wii U eShop...
29 Aug 2014

Xenoblade Chronicles Port Coming To New Nintendo 3DS

During the Japanese Nintendo 3DS Direct presentation today, Nintendo announced a Xenoblade Chronicles port will come to the New Nintendo 3DS system in Japan. The acclaimed RPG — developed by Monolith Soft and originally released on...
29 Aug 2014

New Nintendo 3DS, New Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

Two brand-new, shiny, and completely redesigned Nintendo 3DS models have today been announced during the Japanese Nintendo 3DS Direct presentation. The New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL will first arrive in retailers across Japan...
29 Aug 2014

3DS Home Menu Themes Arrive This October In eShop

Nintendo 3DS HOME menu themes will arrive this October following a system update. Fans will be able to purchase and download a variety of themes from a Theme Shop — a new menu option that will be...
29 Aug 2014

Amiibo Prices Have Been Revealed, They’re $12.99 Each

Official amiibo prices have been revealed, Nintendo of America has announced. Launching this holiday season, the first wave of amiibo will include 12 figures for the following characters: Mario, Peach, Link, Samus, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, Pikachu,...