Wal-Mart Exclusive Gold Mario Gone in Minutes

Wal-Mart Exclusive Gold Mario Gone in Minutes

Remember those limited edition Gold and Silver Mario Amiibo that were leaked then confirmed a couple weeks back? Now, do you remember when the golden one was rumored to be a Wal-Mart exclusive which was then confirmed a couple days ago? Well, now it’s gone. You read right, my friends. The limited edition, one time print, Wal-Mart store exclusive Gold Mario Amiibo went up for pre-order today after a short […]

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Enter the Dragon Type Online Competition Confirmed

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Enter the Dragon Type Online Competition Confirmed

Pokémon.com has announced a new battle competition for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire. Called “Enter the Dragon Type Online Competition,” the latest battle competition requires a minimum of one Dragon-type Pokémon in a player’s starting line-up. The Dragon-type Pokémon, however, can also be a Pokémon that has a Mega Evolution in that type or an Arceus holding a Draco Plate. As always with a battle competition, Pokémon will […]

Play as Ganon in the upcoming Hyrule Warriors Boss Pack DLC

Play as Ganon in the upcoming Hyrule Warriors Boss Pack DLC

Wreak havoc as Ganondorfs monstrous Ganon form once the Hyrule Warriors Boss Pack DLC launches this March The Hyrule Warriors website has revealed that players will soon be able to play as Ganon, in the upcoming Hyrule Warriors Boss Pack DLC. The mode in-question is called Ganons Fury and will let players wreak hell on the battlefield  as Ganondorfs monstrous (and iconic) Ganon form. This mode will also unlock bonus costumes for […]

Eiji Aonuma Talks About The Legend of Zelda Wii U and its Open World

Eiji Aonuma Talks About The Legend of Zelda Wii U and its Open World

Eiji Aonuma explains that The Legend of Zelda has always been open world in a new interview with Gamereactor In a new interview with Gamereactor, Eiji Aonuma talked about the upcoming The Legend of Zelda Wii U, as well as how important the Wii U’s hardware is to the new games open world. When asked about how they will be transitioning to the new world teased at during last years […]

Nintendo Investor Meeting Sheds Some Light on Amiibo Scarcity

Nintendo Investor Meeting Sheds Some Light on Amiibo Scarcity

As reported by Amiibo Inquirer, an Investors Meeting for Nintendo of Japan is currently being held as of writing. Thanks to a few helpful gentlemen on Twitter, Kyle McLain and Cheesemeister, translations have been made on what was said at the Investors Meeting on Amiibo scarcity as well as additional features planned.  So, to summarize: Amiibos will be able to unlock demos for NES and Super Nintendo games on the […]

Nintendo TVii Canceled in Europe

Nintendo TVii Canceled in Europe

Wii U’s video streaming and TV feature in won’t be released in Europe, Nintendo says. Nintendo TVii, a service that conveniently bundles several different video streaming services and your existing television channels into one Wii U channel, will not be launched in Europe. Nintendo announced this through their website. “Due to the extremely complex nature of localizing multiple television services across a diverse range of countries with varied licensing systems, regrettably […]

15 Tips for New Monster Hunters

15 Tips for New Monster Hunters

As I mentioned in my review of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the game is quite punishing for new players. In fact, during my play time, other journalists often came in, knowing little about the game, and causing whole groups to fail before embarrassingly leaving the room to go back to practice in the solo mode more. But fear not, readers! I’m here today to give you a few tips on […]

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 02/12/2015

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 02/12/2015

Please take note that these updates are usually written by Maxime Chiasson on a weekly basis. I merely replace him this week due to his busy schedule. Nintendo has revealed the list of new downloadable titles and sales on its North American 3DS and Wii U eShop for the week of February 12, 2015.  Here’s the list of the digital content highlights releasing on Nintendo’s digital distribution platform within the […]

Splatoon Tumblr Reveals “Coolness” Mechanic

Splatoon Tumblr Reveals “Coolness” Mechanic

The Splatoon tumblr received a recent update with a whole bunch of new screenshots and explanations of various parts of the game. Nintendo’s squid inspired, paint shooter seems to be using stores as the delivery method for upgrades, but “coolness” seems to be a factor.

New Smash Bros 3DS Update Allows Mii Fighter Data Sharing and Amiibo Use

New Smash Bros 3DS Update Allows Mii Fighter Data Sharing and Amiibo Use

Seems like Nintendo’s focusing more on their own network sharing abilities, perhaps in light of the recent youtube issues. Just the same, Nintendo’s latest Smash Bros 3DS update (1.0.5)  brings not only sharing of pictures and videos to the mascot brawler, but Mii Fighter data sharing and Amiibo functionality, the latter only available for new 3DS users. Join me after the break for a bit of a breakdown on what these changes […]