Pokemon Sun and Moon Release Date and New Trailer Revealed

Pokemon Sun and Moon Release Date and New Trailer Revealed

Nintendo has revealed the release date and a new trailer for the upcoming games Pokemon Sun and Moon. The trailer (posted below) showcases some of the environments players will be able to explore, as well as revealing the new starter Pokemon and the games’ release date. Pokemon Sun and Moon will be released on November 18th for all Nintendo 3DS systems.  As depicted in the trailer, the new starter Pokemon will […]

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Releases new Details and a new Trailer

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Releases new Details and a new Trailer

TT Games has released new details and a new trailer for their upcoming title, Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The new trailer (posted below) features gameplay and Lego-sized scenes from the upcoming title, as well as new information about the game. TT Games also revealed two new pieces of information for the title, including news that most of the cast members from The Force Awakens have returned to record […]

Nintendo North American eShop Update for April 28th 2016

Nintendo North American eShop Update for April 28th 2016

Nintendo has updated its North American eShop for the week of April 28th 2016. The new update includes a variety of content spread out across Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. The following is included in this week’s update: Wii U eShop Mini Mario & Friends: amiibo Challenge (Free) Lost Reavers (Free) The Deer God ($7.99) Wii U Virtual Console Xenoblade Chronicles ($19.99) Wii U eShop Temporary Discounts Jones on Fire […]

Nintendo eShop Update for March 31st 2016 is now Available

Nintendo eShop Update for March 31st 2016 is now Available

The North American Nintendo eShop update for March 31st 2016 is live. Nintendo has once again updated its North American eShop (via Nintendo Life) for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. The following games, discounts, and more are currently available for purchase: Wii U eShop Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus ($14.99) Lovely Planet ($9.99) PixlCross ($5.99) 6-Hand Video Poker ($6) Now I Know My ABCs ($2.49) Wii U Virtual Console […]

Super Smash Bros. DLC Will Soon be Wrapping up

Super Smash Bros. DLC Will Soon be Wrapping up

It has recently been confirmed that DLC for Super Smash Bros. will be coming to an end soon. During an interview with series director Masahiro Sakurai (via IGN), Sakurai confirmed that DLC for the Wii U title will be wrapping up soon. When questioned about the DLC for Smash Bros, Sakurai stated the following: “Well, DLC is coming to an end soon, too, you know? “It’s pretty difficult. If I […]

Nintendo Announces Final Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Announces Final Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

Nintendo has announced the final Super Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct that is scheduled for next week. The final Super Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct will be aired on Tuesday, December 15th at 2PM PT/5PM ET via the Nintendo Direct website. Nintendo has promised that the upcoming Smash Bros. themed Nintendo Direct will “provide details about Cloud and more in this worldwide broadcast.” Catch the final presentation dedicated to #SmashBros […]

Amiibo as DLC Part 3: Toy Story

Amiibo as DLC Part 3: Toy Story

If it hasn’t been obvious from some of my past articles, I’m sort of the resident amiibo guy. Despite my original article and follow up, I do collect amiibo. Part of it is because, like many western Nintendo fans, I want to own something of Nintendo that’s both official but more than just a game. Generally, clothes are my choice. Music can work too. Figures make me a bit uncomfortable, […]

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow Return with New Features

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow Return with New Features

Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow – the original trio of Pokemon games – will be released for 3DS Virtual Console on 27th February 2016. The announcement, made during November 12th’s Nintendo Direct, brings details of exciting new features; wireless trading and battling. Of course, in the initial Game Boy versions, trading and battling with friends could only be performed by physically linking two handhelds via a Game Link Cable. It’s […]

Pokemon Z To Be Announced By Masuda Next Month?

Pokemon Z To Be Announced By Masuda Next Month?

Junichi Masuda, Director of main series Pokemon games, has announced via Twitter that he’ll be making an appearance on Pokemon variety show Pokenchi: しょこたんに遊びに行きたいと言ってたら、、ついに、、きた、、収録の時が!! pic.twitter.com/mfJOmPCUx3 — 増田順一@GAME FREAK inc. (@Junichi_Masuda) October 19, 2015 Previously entitled Pokemon Get TV, Pokenchi is an all singing, all dancing, weekly show which – while usually made up of useless Pokemon-themed filler – Masuda has often used to announce big news. So does that mean […]

Yo-Kai Watch Demo Coming to Nintendo eShop

Yo-Kai Watch Demo Coming to Nintendo eShop

Yo-Kai Watch has been circulating the minds of many gamers since it’s initial Western release announcement. Fans of Pokémon immediately noticed that it is strikingly similar to their beloved franchise and wondered how it would stack up to such a massive cultural phenomenon. Some worried that the concept was too odd for a Western audience and that the folklore behind the spirits would be lost among players. Others feel it will […]