Category Archives: Release Dates

All release dates related to 3DS & eShop content.

Bravely Default Dated for North America, New Trailer

Bravely Default, the impressive-looking Square-Enix RPG that I’ve been raving about for months now, has finally been given its North American release date – more details (and a new trailer) after the break. 

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Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy Dated for North America

The final chapter of Level-5′s Professor Layton prequel trilogy, Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, was given its official release date during yesterday’s Nintendo Direct presentation. Those who enjoy using their puzzle-solving skills should mark their calendars for February 28, 2014. I look forward to seeing how Azran Legacy turns out, I really enjoyed Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, the previous 3DS […]

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Bravely Default – New Trailer, December Release in Europe

Another Nintendo Direct update; Square-Enix’s Bravely Default has been confirmed for a December 6 release in Europe, with a Q1 2014 release in North America. Check out the latest trailer of the game below:   Many are calling Bravely Default a reboot of the Final Fantasy series; I have personally been looking forward to this one for […]

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Star Wars Pinball Headed to eShop This Week

Zen Studios, who previously released Zen Pinball 3D and Marvel Pinball 3D on the Nintendo 3DS eShop, will be porting over Star Wars Pinball as well. This was actually announced roughly a week ago, but I am just now getting around to the news and the confirmed release date. Set to arrive September 19, Star […]

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Mario Party, Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Get Official Release Date

Nintendo of America finally revealed the official release date for both Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds and Mario Party: Island Tour, the upcoming 3DS installments of each respective series. Both games will arrive the same day: November 22, 2013. As you may have noticed, Mario Party for the 3DS also got its official subtitle - Island Tour. The game will feature […]

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Headed to Consoles

Like Resident Evil: Revelations before it, Konami’s Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate will be getting the HD re-make treatment and heading to consoles – just not the console you might have expected. Despite the fact that the original game launched on the Nintendo 3DS (to very mixed reviews, I should add), Mirror of Fate HD will be re-released on […]

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Blog – Release Dates Page Updated

I normally don’t draw a bunch of attention to the Release Dates page on, but I actually spend quite a bit of time each week trying to keep the page up-to-date. Today I updated the page, adding several titles and dates to the list, basically filling out most of the current release schedule for […]

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Heavy Fire: Black Arms 3D Blasts Onto eShop Next Week

If you’re into classic on-rails shooters like Time Crisis or Area 51, you might want to check out Teyon’s Heavy Fire: Black Arms 3D when it drops on the Nintendo eShop next week. Set for release on August 15, Heavy Fire: Black Arms 3D will cost $4.99. Here are some details and a launch trailer for the game: Deep within the overgrown jungles […]

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Wario Land 3 Charging Onto Virtual Console Later This Month

The Game Boy Color classic Wario Land 3 will soon be available on the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console, and downloadable through the Nintendo eShop. Wario Land 3 was confirmed for the VC during today’s Nintendo Direct presentation. The game will be available on August 29. Thoughts? I’m glad to see another Game Boy Color title on the 3DS […]

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Rune Factory 4 – Launch Delayed Until Fall

XSEED’s Rune Factory 4 for the Nintendo 3DS was released in Japan over a year ago, and the localization/quality assurance process seems to be holding the game back quite a bit from its stateside release. The developer confirmed via Facebook that its August launch window will be missed, after previously missing its July target: “…We’re dying to get […]

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Kirby’s Dream Land 2 Coming to 3DS Virtual Console in August

Kirby’s Dream Land 2 has been available for Europeans to download from the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console for over a year; finally the classic Game Boy platformer will be making its way to North American 3DS owners soon enough. Though the eShop listing for next week still isn’t confirmed directly by Nintendo, Kirby’s Dream Land 2 will […]

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Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Coming to 3DS

Activision revealed its second game based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles this year; in addition to the more realistic-looking Out of the Shadows, it appears that there will also be a side-scrolling brawler based on the Nickelodeon cartoon series. Developed by Magic Pockets, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be available for the Xbox 360, Wii and 3DS on October 22 (and […]

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Etrian Odyssey Untold – October Release Confirmed

Today Atlas revealed Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl for the Nintendo 3DS, and confirmed its North American release for October 1. The Millennium Girl is the second Etrian Odyssey title for the 3DS; the first was received well by critics and fans of the series alike. Etrian Odyssey is known for its classic dungeon-crawler […]

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Scribblenauts Unmasked – September 24 Release Confirmed

Another quick release date blurb; Scribblenauts Unmasked - which features over 2,000 DC Comics characters (more than 30 Batman variations, score!) – has just been confirmed for a September 24 launch in North America. The game will be available for both 3DS and Wii U.

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Sonic: Lost World Finds October Release Date

Just a quick release date blurb; yesterday SEGA confirmed the launch date for Sonic: Lost World on both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. You can look forward to picking it up on October 13. (For those keeping track, that’s the day after Pokemon X & Y come out. Sega could have done some nicer things with the timing […]

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