19 Oct 2014

Nintendo Compares Amiibo Size To Live Hamster

Taking and sharing photos of hamster butts is currently a trending fad in the Land of the Rising Sun. It all started last May when fans came together and coined the term Hamuketsu (ハムケツ), the Japanese...
18 Oct 2014

Free Amiibo When You Purchase Super Smash Bros. Wii U

United States retailer Toys R Us is currently offering a free amiibo figure with the purchase of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. The special promotion is only valid online and while supplies last, and it...
17 Oct 2014

Disagree With The Wii U EULA? Nintendo Will Lock You Out

While we were celebrating the arrival of folders on the Wii U in the latest system update, a rather grim piece of news slipped by undetected. Until you agree to the new Wii U EULA (End-User...
17 Oct 2014

Nintendo Website Details How To Buy Digital eShop Games

Earlier this week, Nintendo began selling eShop titles on their website via a new “Buy Digital” button located on select game pages. At the time, Nintendo didn’t explain or even acknowledge the change, even though it...
17 Oct 2014

Board Game Mode Appears In Super Smash Bros. Wii U

You’re fired, Amazon, for leaking three unannounced features for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. According to the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U product description on Amazon, there’s something called Board Game mode, which apparently...
17 Oct 2014

Super Smash Bros. Luigi Glitch Results In Instant K.O.

Poor Luigi just can’t catch a break. Even when he is on vacation on a tropical island, sooner or later, something is going to go horribly wrong. This time it’s this Super Smash Bros. Luigi glitch....
16 Oct 2014

Three Halloween 3DS Themes Are A Trick-Or-Treat

What’s orange and purple and spooky all over? These three new Halloween Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu themes, available now in Japan. Also Interesting: 3DS Home Menu Themes Arrive In North America Each are priced at 200...
16 Oct 2014

Pokkén Tournament Looking To Hit Adult Demographic

Pokémon is for kids. There, I said it. Or at least that’s what Katsuhiro Harada, chief producer of Pokkén Tournament, said in a recent interview with 4Gamer. According to Harada-san (translated by Silconera), Pokémon games are...
16 Oct 2014

Super Smash Bros. 3DS Sales Top 700,000 In Two Days

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS sales reached 705,000 total units in the United States during its first two days, boosting sales of the Nintendo 3DS by 55 percent, Nintendo announced. Also Interesting: New Nintendo 3DS...
16 Oct 2014

UCraft Developer Says Spikey Walls Is A Cash Grab

Yesterday, we showed you a new trailer from UCraft developer Nexis Games that showcased “Mighty Mike” in their upcoming Minecraft-inspired Wii U game. The trailer told viewers that Nexis Games wasn’t interested in money, but instead...