Upcoming Update to Super Mario Maker Adds new Features

Upcoming Update to Super Mario Maker Adds new Features

Nintendo has released details on the next update to Super Mario Maker that will add new features to the title. The free update will be released on December 21st and will include several additions to the title. The new features include: Fire Koopa Clown Car: A vehicle capable of shooting fireballs and charged shots that can destroy any block. P Warp Doors: Warp doors only visible when a P switch […]

New Xbox One Experience to Drop Kinect Menu Gestures

New Xbox One Experience to Drop Kinect Menu Gestures

Microsoft has confirmed that the upcoming New Xbox Experience will drop support of Kinect gestures while on the Xbox One’s main menu. While speaking to Windows Central, Microsoft’s Mike Ybarra spoke on why the new update will be removing the Kinect gestures from the main menu: “On gestures, when we looked at the New Xbox One Experience we wanted to prioritize features that customers were asking for, plus areas of […]

Super Mario Maker Update Adds Checkpoints and New Levels

Super Mario Maker Update Adds Checkpoints and New Levels

With some impressive sales figures to its name, Super Mario Maker has given Nintendo and the Wii U some bragging rights as well as helped celebrate the plumber’s thirtieth birthday.  The momentum hasn’t stopped yet, though, since gamers are likely going to be uploading their creations for a while yet.  Unsurprisingly, Nintendo is going to capitalize on that momentum with incoming updates — and one of the latest will bring in […]

North America October 8th Nintendo eShop Update

North America October 8th Nintendo eShop Update

Nintendo has updated the North American Nintendo eShop for the week of October 8th. As with every week, Nintendo has once again added games, discounts, themes, and more to the North American eShop for Wii U and 3DS. The following items will be added to the NA eShop later today: Wii U eShop Race the Sun ($10) Whispering Willows ($9.99) Perpetual Blast ($3.99) Wii U Virtual Console Pocky & Rocky […]

The File Size for the Metal Gear Online 3 Update has Been Revealed

The File Size for the Metal Gear Online 3 Update has Been Revealed

The file size for the next Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain update, that features Metal Gear Online 3, has been revealed. The update has already launched for players in Japan and is revealed to be a little under a gigabyte with a file size of 950 MB.  The update will be available for consoles in Europe and North America tomorrow, October 6th, and will allow owners of Metal […]

September 10th North American Nintendo eShop Update

September 10th North American Nintendo eShop Update

Nintendo has revealed this week’s North American eShop update for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. The following games, discounts, and more will be made available today: Wii U Retail Download Super Mario Maker ($59.99, available September 11th) Wii U eShop The Swindle ($12.49) Q.U.B.E: Director’s Cut ($7.99) Star Sky ($4.00) Explody Bomb ($1.99) Funky Physics ($1.99) Wii U Virtual Console Tecmo Bowl ($4.99) Wii U eShop Temporary Discounts Trine Enchanted […]

Tribes: Ascend is back in action, new update coming soon

Tribes: Ascend is back in action, new update coming soon

Well what do you know – it looks like Tribes: Ascend isn’t abandoned after all! After a little more than 2 years of no updates, Hi-Rez’s fast-paced online shooter is getting a new patch this September. Announced on Reddit and labeled “Out of the Blue”, the update will include a new capture the flag map called “Terminus”, in addition to having all classes being condensed into three choices; Light, Medium and Heavy. Here are […]

September 3rd North America Nintendo eShop Update

September 3rd North America Nintendo eShop Update

Nintendo has revealed this week’s North American eShop update for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. The following games, discounts, and more will be made available today: Wii U eShop Gunman Clive HD Collection ($3.99) Wii U Virtual Console VS. Excitebike ($4.99) Mario Golf ($9.99) Wii U eShop Temporary Discounts Never Alone ($9.99 until September 17th) Jett Tailfin ($9.99 until September 8th) Land it Rocket ($1.99 until September 17th) 3DS Retail […]

Smite – New God Revealed In Indomitable Spirit Update

Smite – New God Revealed In Indomitable Spirit Update

Introducing Xing Tian, The Relentless The folks over at Hi-Rez Studios revealed the newest deity to be added to the Smite roster. Xing Tian, The Relentless is a new Chinese Guardian that won’t back down. The new god comes equipped with a huge axe and a haunting face on his abdomen. For Xing Tian, there is no defeat and there is no death. His passive ability earns him stacks of “Smouldering Rage” each […]

Smite Update on Xbox One Brings New God And More

Smite Update on Xbox One Brings New God And More

The Rising Dawn Xbox One patch has been released for Smite and the folks over at Hi-Rez have detailed everything that the patch has to offer. Season Ticket’s, Spectator Mode, a number of bug fixes, and a new god make their appearance on the Xbox One. That’s not all, a multitude of new skins, voice packs, as well as item and god changes have made their way to the console version of Smite.  […]