In my travels as a life-long gamer and Zelda fan, I’ve encountered two camps of people: those who place Ocarina of Time as the best Zelda game, and those who think A Link to the Past holds that honor. If you fall into the latter…..
There’s no use mincing words — Bravely Default is an awful name for a game, even if it makes reference to said game’s battle system. In fact, I can only think of a few more titles that are worse (Divine Divinity and Killer is Dead…..
Nintendo made a few big announcements in today’s Nintendo Direct for the Wii U and 3DS. The company revealed a handful of details about upcoming games, like a new character for Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart 8′s release date, and some new games coming to…..
Monster Hunter 4 will, eventually, be making an appearance in the Western games market come 2015, according to producer Ryozo Tsujimoto. The Japanese phenomenon has been frustratingly limited to the Eastern Region with those out of the loop concerned when and if they might get a chance…..
NPD released their full year data for 2013 earlier today. Unsurprisingly to those following along at home, the Nintendo 3DS was the top-selling hardware, and GTA V was the top-selling software. Grand Theft Auto V nudged out Call of Duty: Ghosts for the top honor…..
Nintendo has turned off the Swap Note feature on their 3DS handheld because users were “actively misusing” the feature to send offensive material. Nintendo has disabled the program’s ability to connect to the internet, globally. Users of the 3DS handheld will not have to…..
A new gameplay trailer for Nintendo’s latest Legend of Zelda; A Link Between Worlds on 3DS. Available November 22nd, is it worth buying? Watch and find out.
Nintendo has just released some of their most recent sales data for the 3DS and Wii U. The company’s 3DS handheld finished last month as the top selling hardware in the U.S. for the fifth consecutive month. Furthermore, the September 20th price cut of the…..
Super Smash Bros. is constantly one of the most demanded of all Nintendo exclusives nowadays, with the original, Melee, and Brawl being critical and commercial successes. As such, it would make sense that the directory, Masahiro Sakurai, would stress out when it came to balancing…..
Both Sony and Microsoft have been making lots of noise recently about indies and their support for them. What gets lost in the fray is that Nintendo always has a thriving indie scene and allows for self-publishing with the e-Shop. And it’s not just lost…..
Wonderful 101 director, Hideki Kamiya, recently revealed that the upcoming game The Wonderful 101 for the Wii U, was originally a game that would bring together a group of Nintendo All-Stars to work together. As Kiyama put it, “It started out with an order from [Platinum…..
Ah yes, the whales. A term used cynically by gamers and business alike, to degrade those who throw money at the game like it’s pocket change. Exploited by the likes of Zynga and various other free-to-play companies, whales form the lifeblood of free-to-play. They spend…..
The Mario Brothers have gone to some great lengths to rescue Princess Peach. Whether it’s through castle paintings, to faraway kingdoms or even outer space, Mario and Luigi will do whatever it takes to rescue their damsel in distress. However, in this new adventure, their…..
Sonic Lost World is an action-adventure platformer that is currently being developed for both the 3DS and the WiiU. It will be published by Sega and developed by Sonic Team. Release Date: October 22, 2013. It currently allows both the Nintendo 3DS and the WiiU versions to…..
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. So goes the story for Nintendo, which just recently revealed their Q1 earnings. First, the good news. The 3DS sold 1.4 million units globally between April and June, with roughly one million being the…..
After this month’s CoroCoro Comic came with tons of Pokemon X&Y info, Nintendo of America has come out with a press release that collects all of it in English. Feast your eyes on the brand new trailer below and then scroll down for the details. First,…..
Despite launching what will likely go down as one of the best games to grace consoles this generation, the games industry tanked once again in March. Year over year, total industry sales fell 10%, with hardware having a precipitous drop of 32%. While hardware was…..
Nintendo has released a downloadable update for Nintendo 3DS that will add new functionality to the hand-held system. Items featured in the update include: • A tool that allows Nintendo 3DS users to transfer save data from the packaged version of a game to the…..
Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon on the 3DS is one of Nintendo’s most ambitious games to date for the handheld, and one of the company’s best releases thus far. A follow-up over a decade in the making, not many fans of the GameCube classic thought Luigi’s…..
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D will arrive on May 24th in North America and Europe. This 3D remake of the Wii title from 2010 was announced for the 3DS back in February, and now Donkey Kong fans have a date to mark on their calendars……
The Nintendo 3DS has managed to thwart piracy threats since its launch, but that doesn’t mean that hackers have stop trying to circumvent security measures that Nintendo has implemented. A new report from Tiny Cartridge suggests that significant progress has been made in recent weeks,…..
The Paper Mario franchise has consistently offered Mario fans an alt-view into the Mushroom Kingdom over the years. Stepping away from the popular side-scrolling gameplay in the Super Mario games, Paper Mario: Sticker Star focuses more on puzzle solving, sticker collection, and features a storyline…..
Nintendo’s 3DS handheld has recently surpassed the PlayStation 3 in terms of total units sold in Japan. The most recent data compiled by Media Create indicates that Nintendo has sold roughly 8.8 million 3DS units, while the Sony PlayStation 3 sits slightly lower at 8.7…..
Today’s Nintendo Direct video conference was a bit of a let down for those that were expecting big news out of the company following the release of the Wii U. Nintendo spoke mostly about known games, little about the future of the new console, and…..
Basic reading ability is needed to fully enjoy this game. That is a direct quote from the back of the box for Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, but that’s not the only thing you’ll need to play Layton’s latest adventure. Of course you’ll need…..
Nintendo has official confirmed that Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon will arrive in early 2013. A first quarter 2013 release for the next Luigi’s Mansion title would put the game out before the end of March on Nintendo’s 3DS handheld. Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon was originally…..
Bowser has once again kidnapped Princess Peach, and it’s a story-line that Super Mario fans have played through time and time again. New Super Mario Bros. 2 has finally arrived on the Nintendo 3DS and this iteration of the game is getting great reviews from…..
The Nintendo 3DS has finally arrived in North America as the first hardware iteration for the popular handheld. Available at GameStop, Toys R Us, and Target, the “bigger and better” handheld comes packed with a larger screen, sleeker design and longer battery life. Alongisde these…..
A stacked roster of software heading to the Nintendo 3DS this fall.
Unified accounts coming to 3DS and Wii U in the near future.
Monster Hunter 4 will see new features, and a new style in Spring 2013.