Nintendo of Europe and America site hint that Mewtwo may become a paid DLC character

Nintendo of Europe and America site hint that Mewtwo may become a paid DLC character

Super Smash Bros Wii U and 3DS players may be able to get Mewtwo as a paid DLC character As everybody and their (Duckhunt) Dog knows by now, if you register both the 3DS and Wii version of Super Smash Bros. you unlock Mewtwo as a playable character this Spring but the Nintendo of Europe and America websites has revealed that you may be able to buy him as a […]

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 11/20/2014)

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 11/20/2014)

Nintendo has revealed the list of new downloadable titles and sales on its North American 3DS and Wii U eShops for the week of November 20, 2014.  Here’s the list of the digital content highlights releasing on Nintendo’s digital distribution platform within the next seven days. On the 3DS eShop: Battleminer ($9.99) Set in an open-world blocky island filled with mutant Ants, your goal in Battleminer is to rescue Survivors […]

The Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess DLC is coming out on November 27th

The Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess DLC is coming out on November 27th

Twili Midna and the Twilight Mirror are coming with the Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess DLC this Novemeber 27th  Today on The Legend of Zelda Miiverse community page, Hyrule Warriors supervisor Eiji Aonuma announced that Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess DLC pack will be coming out on November 27th. The DLC will include new weapons, costumes, a new adventure map and most importantly a new playable character in Twili Midna. While Midna […]

Special Olympics Hosting A “Just Dance Challenge” Campaign for Raising Awareness and Fundraising

Special Olympics Hosting A “Just Dance Challenge” Campaign for Raising Awareness and Fundraising

Ubisoft has announced that the Special Olympics will be hosting a fundraising campaign and raising awareness for the organisation through the use of the third-party publisher’s popular dance franchise, Just Dance. According to a post on the Ubisoft Blog, the Special Olympics have organised a global event called “Just Dance Challenge,” which spans for three months (November 2014 to January 31th, 2015) and allows people to raise donations for the campaign. […]

Nintendo games added to Creative Endorsement Program, permits Let’s Plays, derivative works, etc

Nintendo games added to Creative Endorsement Program, permits Let’s Plays, derivative works, etc

As a preface to the following information, last year, Nintendo of America reportedly attempted to take advantage of the increasingly popular world of “Let’s Play” videos by inserting advertisements and commercials into user-made videos containing Nintendo brand images or audio “of a certain length.” You can see Nintendo’s official statement on the matter below: “As part of our on-going push to ensure Nintendo content is shared across social media channels in […]

Nintendo Amiibo LootCrate Price and Contents Announced

Nintendo Amiibo LootCrate Price and Contents Announced

Loot Crate has announced via email the contents and Amiibo’s of its upcoming Amiibo Loot Crate special. The full list of of amiibo’s to be released is listed below: Donkey Kong (Donkey Kong/Mario) Mario (Mario) Kirby (Kirby) Pikachu (Pokemon) Princess Peach (Mario) Yoshi (Mario/Yoshi’s Island) Fox McCloud (Star Fox) Samus Aran (Metroid) Luigi (Mario) Princess Zelda (Legend of Zelda) That is the complete list, to be sent through three crates […]

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 11/13/2014)

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 11/13/2014)

Nintendo has revealed the list of new downloadable titles and sales on its North American 3DS and Wii U eShops for the week of November 13, 2014.  Here’s the list of the digital content highlights releasing on Nintendo’s digital distribution platform within the next seven days. On the 3DS eShop: I’ve Got To Run: Complete Edition! ($4.99) In this 2D Endless Runner, you must guide Roy the Marshmallow Boy and […]

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Release Date Revealed

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Release Date Revealed

The Nintendo Console Gaming Facebook page has revealed the release date for Kirby and the Rainbow Curse. During a recent post on the verified Facebook page, a picture from Kirby and the Rainbow Curse was shown with confirmation that the title will be released on February 13th 2015. Nintendo had previous stated during a Nintendo Direct that Kirby and the Rainbow Curse would be released sometime in February 2015, but […]

Super Smash Bros. Pre-loads Now Available

Super Smash Bros. Pre-loads Now Available

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, easily one of the most highly-anticipated titles of 2014 can now be pre-loaded.  Gamers looking forward to playing Super Smash Bros. on release day should be excited by the fact that they won’t have to wait to download the entire game before jumping into the action. Super Smash Bros. can be preordered through Nintendo’s website, or purchased directly through Nintendo’s e-shop on your Wii […]

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Pre-Orders Surpass Mario Kart 8’s Record

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Pre-Orders Surpass Mario Kart 8’s Record

Nintendo has announced details on how pre-orders for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U have surpassed Mario Kart 8’s record. While being interviewed by Bloomberg, Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime had the following to say on this recent detail: “The launch of Mario Kart 8 has essentially doubled our Wii U sales year-on-year. Our expectation is that the sell-through for Smash is going to be very strong, certainly on par with what […]