Nintendo Amiibo figures priced and soon available for pre-order

Nintendo Amiibo figures priced and soon available for pre-order

Gotta Collect them all! The first 12 Nintendo Amiibo figures have been shown and priced by Nintendo. The Nintendo of America Twitter account revealed them this morning. The first series of figures will all be Super Smash Bros. characters. these include Link, Mario, Donkey Kong, Peach, Yoshi, Samus, Fox and Kirby. This comes as no surprise because Super Smash Bros. will be the first game to support Nintendo’s new Amiibo […]

Nintendo’s NEW 3DS Announced

Nintendo’s NEW 3DS Announced

Nintendo has revealed redesigned models for both the 3DS and the 3DS XL that will feature an additional direction button and trigger along with NFC support. Named as the “New 3DS” and “New 3DS XL” the new hardware will include a new screen allowing you to enjoy the handheld’s 3D effect  from a variety of angles.  A new faster CPU will be included and in future needed to play up and […]

Bayonetta 2 Release Date Announced

Bayonetta 2 Release Date Announced

Nintendo has recently announced the release date for Bayonetta 2. In a press release issued by Nintendo it was announced that Bayonetta 2′s official release date will be October 24th. Both the retail and eShop versions of the title will see a release that day, but Nintendo’s press release seems to indicate that only the retail copy will bundled with the original Bayonetta. Previously, Nintendo had announced that the upcoming Wii […]

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 28.08.14)

This Week on the Nintendo eShop (Week of 28.08.14)

Nintendo has revealed the list of new downloadable titles across its eShop for the week of August 28, 2014. On the 3DS eShop: Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney ($34,99) Launching on August 29, this crossover adventure blends-in the world of Professor Layton and Phoenix Wright as they solve puzzles and examine multiple witnesses. They are both different characters in terms of their approach to cases, so expect a […]

Miyamoto: Nintendo’s Hardware Is The Only Real Way To Innovate

Miyamoto: Nintendo’s Hardware Is The Only Real Way To Innovate

As industry analysts, we’ve  asked the same question time and time again: “why can’t Nintendo just make software for other platforms.” After all, most of Nintendo’s greatest products rely on software rather than the system that plays it. I think most of us would agree that titles like Mario Kart 8 and Super Mario 3D World are great games, but they’ve had only slight success at  pushing the Wii U […]

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire get SteelBook Editions in Europe

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire get SteelBook Editions in Europe

Nintendo announced a limited edition SteelBook bundle of the upcoming titles Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire for Europe which will be available starting November 28. The cases appear to be of great quality featuring the respective title’s mascot on the cover and on the inside, the two legendaries Groudon and Kyogre battling one another. Also shown in the image is that the games will come in a larger box similar to […]

Could Pokken Tournament See An International Release?

Could Pokken Tournament See An International Release?

Nintendo’s top-secret collaborative project with Bandai Namco was revealed to be Pokken Tournament, a brand new Pokemon-based fighting game. Led by Tekken and Soul Calibur producers Masaaki Hoshino and Katsuhiro Harada, Pokken appears to draw its gameplay from both Tekken and arena-brawlers, such as Bandai Namco’s upcoming Rise of Incarnates. While the 1 min. teaser only shows work-in-progress gameplay, Pokken Tournament has the potential to feature deep, technical fighting game […]

Super Smash Brothers 4 Rumor: Leaker Was Nintendo Employee, Fired, Sued

Super Smash Brothers 4 Rumor: Leaker Was Nintendo Employee, Fired, Sued

The gaming industry has been hit with a ridiculous amount of leaks within the last week, and gaming giant, Nintendo, is not immune to them. However, rumor is, if Nintendo discovers own of their own employees has been leaking unreleased content…they will find them, and they will kill them. Not really, but they definitely won’t be nice about it. Keep in mind that this is an unconfirmed rumor, If, at any point, the […]

Pokkén Tournament Arcade Game Announced

Pokkén Tournament Arcade Game Announced

Nintendo’s big Pokémon announcement that has been teased recently has been revealed to be a new arcade fighting gamed titled: Pokkén Tournament. The announcement was made on Japanese show NicoNico and by the president of the Pokémon company himself, Tsunekazu Ishihara. The game will be developed by Bandai Namco under the leadership of Tekken series director Katushiro Harada and Soulcalibur series main programmer Masaaki Hoshino. So far the only announced fighters shown are Lucario and Machamp, […]

Super Smash Brothers 4 Gameplay Footage, Roster Leaked?

Super Smash Brothers 4 Gameplay Footage, Roster Leaked?

Update: The videos containing the leaked footage were taken down (presumably due to confidentiality/copyright laws). However, the screenshot roster is still available. If any other sources for the videos are found, this article will be updated accordingly. The original article is below: Reddit user, Aurarus, has posted some very intriguing links and screenshots on the r/gaming subreddit. The curiosities include links to purportedly leaked gameplay footage, as well as the […]