Fire Emblem remained a Japanese exclusive series for the first decade or more of its existence, with the only appearance outside of Japan coming from Marth and Roy in Super Smash Bros. Melee. Since 2003, that has changed dramatically with worldwide releases coming for all but…..
Fire Emblem has been one of the 3DS’ strongest franchises. With the release of Fire Emblem Awakening back in 2013, the series went from a little known quantity in the West, to one of Nintendo’s biggest. Since then we’ve seen a couple of sequels, with…..
Earlier today we revealed that Nintendo was promising more support for the 3DS. This was rather surprising because, despite their assurances, it seemed like the Switch would be supplanting the 3DS and its entire line of handheld consoles. Now Nintendo has made their commitment to…..
Nintendo has released their hardware and software sales figures for the last fiscal year, and there’s some surprising info to be found in here. Along with strong sales of the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it looks like the…..
The Fire Emblem series was once exclusive to Japan, but it has really branched out to other regions like the US ever since we were introduced to Marth and Roy in Super Smash Bros. Melee. Following up on the major successes of recent entries, such…..
Nintendo’s BoxBoy! series of 2D puzzlers should really have been given more attention over the years. A 3DS exclusive, each of the first two games offered a fun and mind bending experience, with a unique minimalist look and feel. Now we’re launching head first into…..
Hey! Pikmin will hit Nintendo 3DS on July 28th. This game was previously announced for the 3DS, though it didn’t have an official title or release date at that point. The rest has stayed the same though, with the game changing up the series formula…..
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia will be getting a massive limited edition release according to Nintendo. Featuring the game itself along with “a hardcover Valentia Artbook; a Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Sound Selection CD; a Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Pin…..
The Story of Seasons series, which is a sort of splinter off of Harvest Moon in the US, has been around for over 20 years, building up a dedicated audience of fans, but never reaching huge success in the West. Which is a bit odd, because…..
The most popular games in Japan typically differ quite a bit from those in the West, and that was definitely the case in 2016. Now that we are into 2017, the latest issue of Famitsu has collected all of their sales numbers from the year,…..
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King originally released back in 2004 in Japan, which was followed by a release in the US in 2005. With the game coming to 3DS very soon, a new trailer has been revealed that gives you a glimpse…..
The Monster Hunter series has been growing in popularity over the last handful of years, with the games on the 3DS especially doing very well. Monster Hunter Generations (called Monster Hunter X in Japan) launched in the US earlier this year, and now a follow-up…..
While we reported earlier today that Nintendo’s latest financial report gave us an update on the best-selling Wii U and 3DS games, it also gave us an update on how each console is selling overall. Similar to the sales of the software, the sales for…..
Nintendo has released their latest financial report, and with it comes an update on the best-selling Wii U and 3DS games to date. There are no big surprises here, as the games that have been sitting at the top of the list for each platform…..
There are more and more indie developers popping up nearly every day with new games, which can make it very hard to stand out from the crowd. Providing players with a great game is a good start, which newcomer 13AM Games did with the incredibly…..
The Ace Attorney series has been around for years now with many different entries over that time, with the latest coming with the recently released Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Spirit of Justice for the Nintendo 3DS. A number of the games have also released for…..
Yo-Kai Watch has been a massively popular series in Japan for many years, but the games are just now hitting the US and other areas of the world. Yo-Kai Watch 2 is the latest entry to make it across the Pacific, and the game has…..
The Yo-Kai Watch series of games have found immense popularity in Japan for a few years now, but the US is playing catch up following the release of the first game last fall. Taking the approach of the somewhat similar Pokemon franchise, Yo-Kai Watch has…..
The Mario Party series will be returning later this year for the Nintendo 3DS in the form of Mario Party: Star Rush, and now we have a lot of new footage to check out to give us a better idea of what’s in store. There…..
The Ace Attorney series just released its most recent game with Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice last week, which was the sixth mainline entry in the franchise. There have been a few spin-offs that never made their way to the West, specifically…..
Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is set to release on Friday for the 3DS after a few years of wondering if it would even be localized in the US. This remake of the PS1 title came out in Japan in 2013, and…..
The Phoenix Wright series was born on the Game Boy Advance in Japan back in 2001, but it wasn’t until the series made the jump to the DS that it really hit its stride. This very character driven universe has continued to grow and become more…..
During today’s Nintendo Direct there were tons of big announcements, but for longtime 3DS fans one of the biggest has to be the reveal of changes to the Streetpass Plaza. Not only are there new Streetpass games coming, but a big new update that will…..
Pokemon Sun and Moon are expected to be big hits later this year on 3DS, not only due to the franchise’s enduring popularity but also because of the Pokemon Go craze that is still going strong on mobile devices. However, Nintendo has now revealed that…..
While it was previously reported by Nintendo that a remake of Dragon Quest 8 would be coming to the 3DS by the end of this year, it appears that that is no longer the case. The company revealed during their Nintendo Direct show that the…..
Hundreds or even thousands of 3DS gamers are finding themselves banned today, loading up their handhelds and receiving error code 002-0102 when trying to access certain features. The bans seem focused around modded and jailbroken 3DS handhelds, though no one in...
Street Fighter V is adding today and on May 30th some important new content, such as new stages, costumes, characters, and even a renewed Capcom Fighters Network. Some of those new DLC packages include the classic stages of Thailand and...
Fans have spent the last few weeks and months hyping up the possibilities that Pokemon would move to Switch, possibly with the long rumored Pokemon Stars. However, a new job listing has thrown cold water on those expectations, with Pokemon...
Ash of Gods is a mix of RPG and turn-based strategy game that takes inspiration in other acclaimed titles like The Banner Saga and The Darkest Dungeon. It’s a project developed by AurumDust that seeks financing through Kickstarter, where they...
Today Sega has made its mobile remaster of the iconic Crazy Taxi a free game on iOS and Android. Since the title was released in 2012, users had to pay to download the app on their smartphones or tablets. However,...
The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Episode 5 “From the Gallows” is set to hit PS4, Xbox One, PC, and other platforms on Tuesday, May 30th. Ahead of this though we have a new trailer to get players ready for...
With the Battle Royale genre growing increasingly popular on PC, consoles are getting their first taste of it on June 2nd when The Culling arrives on Xbox One Game Preview. Like other games in the genre, The Culling pits players against...
The Pokemon Company has surprised everyone with the launch today of a new game for iOS and Android devices. Titled Pokemon: Magikarp Jump, the game puts players to take care and train Magikarps, the iconic fish Pokemon, with the objective...
Netflix has shared the first look at its upcoming animated series of Castlevania. The new show presents a very faifthful look to the brand, showcasing a medieval setting, graphic violence, and the same mix of adventure and horror that defines...
Activision continues the promotion of Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy, this time by recreating the artwork of the original PSX games with updated visuals. Ironically, the new covers have a more hand-drawn style compared with the computer-generated visuals of the...
Coming out of the big Destiny 2 reveal event the question that I see the most online is, ‘is Destiny 2 a true sequel or just expensive DLC?’ It’s a fair question, and an important one for those who are looking to buy the game…..
Destiny 2 is full of all the great PvP multiplayer action that millions have become addicted to. It also adds some stuff to the game though. While we don’t know everything new that’s coming to Destiny 2, we do know about a brand new attack/defend…..
The very first time I played Destiny 2 was on PC. It was odd, as the series had been so entrenched in the console gaming space. I’d played the original on PS4, as most gamers did thanks to the Sony partnership that offered exclusive and…..
Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers costs $40 on Nintendo Switch. To justify this price Capcom has taken what is arguably one of the greatest games of all time and updated it in a number of ways. However, many of these updates came in…..
We don’t know much about Destiny 2. A worldwide reveal left fans salivating for more details about the game, but we do know that there’s going to be more focus on story this time around, it will include multiple expansions, it’s coming to PC, and…..