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Super Smash Bros. for 3DS – Lucario Joins the Roster

Lucario, the “Aura Pokemon”, will return to the ever-expanding of fighters in the forthcoming installment of the Super Smash Bros. series for 3DS & Wii U. Lucario was first introduced to SSB in the last game, Brawl. He was unique in that his attacks became more powerful and destructive after taking high amounts of damage, and many these moves were based […]

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LEGO The Hobbit Confirmed for 3DS & Wii U

Earlier this week, it was confirmed that there are LEGO The Hobbit games in the works for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, set for release sometime in Spring 2014. LEGO The Hobbit is based on the first two Hobbit films, An Unexpected Journey and The Desolation of Smaug. Like previous LEGO-based titles, LEGO The Hobbit will include numerous distinct locations and characters (Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf […]

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Miiverse Headed to 3DS in December

The Miiverse feature (previously exclusive to Wii U players) that essentially opens up the social aspect of the Nintendo Network will soon be available on the Nintendo 3DS. More details after the break. 

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Mighty No. 9 Meets Kickstarter Goal, Coming to 3DS

Capcom’s Mighty No. 9 – heavily inspired by the Mega Man series – met its Kickstarter stretch goal of $3,500,000, and will be coming to the Nintendo 3DS. The game also met stretch goals for online multiplayer (Online Battle Race Mode) and an option for a “chiptune” soundtrack. The current launch window for Mighty No. […]

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Nintendo Direct Scheduled Tomorrow (10/01/13)

A Nintendo Direct presentation for North America, Europe and Japan has been scheduled tomorrow, October 1 at 10 AM EST. The broadcast will focus on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U titles that are set to launch later this year, likely including Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Pokemon X & Pokemon Y, and Mario Party Island Tour.

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Super Smash Bros. for 3DS – Captain Olimar, Pikmin 3 Stage Revealed

Just a quick blurb, although Captain Olimar won’t be returning as the hero of Pikmin 3, he will appear in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for 3DS & Wii U - as well as a stage based on Pikmin 3. I always thought Olimar was one of the toughest players to use in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, and I also felt like […]

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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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Super Smash Bros. for 3DS – New Details Revealed

There was a lot of new information about Super Smash Bros. for 3DS yesterday, including the game’s official title - Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, and on the Wii U, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. Certainly not the most clever, but that’s the least of my worries. More after the break.

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Sakurai Shows off Smash Bros. for 3DS, Wii U

In case you missed it this morning, Super Smash Bros. 4 (or whatever you’d like to call it) was shown off for the first time. Gameplay footage, new characters, new stages…all kinds of information was revealed. I’m a little slow in getting around to the Nintendo Direct news from this morning, but after the break, I’ve included […]

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Sonic: Lost World – More Details From Sega

A Sega product page for Sonic: Lost World recently spilled the beans on some of the details regarding the upcoming Sonic title, but it appears Sega has now dedicated a bit more effort into sharing information about the game, with a recent preview posted on IGN. A full list of Wii U & 3DS features as well as commentary […]

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Mark Your Calendar – Big News Coming June 11

Just a quick blurb/remnder; Nintendo has a very exciting “Nintendo Direct” event planned just before E3 kicks off in Los Angeles, and will be showing off the next Super Smash Bros., Super Mario, and Mario Kart titles for the 3DS/Wii U.

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Confirmed – Next Nintendo Direct Will Feature Super Smash Bros.

Just a quick blurb; according to Nintendo3DSBlog.com, the next Super Smash Bros. game will be featured in the Nintendo Direct presentation planned for broadcast next month, just before the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) kicks off in Los Angeles. Like the original poster, I’d imagine the Wii U version if Super Smash Bros. 4 (tentative title) will be the focus, […]

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Nintendo Direct (5/17/2013) – News Round-Up

This morning’s Nintendo Direct presentation was heavily focused on the Nintendo Wii rather than the 3DS, but a few goodies were discussed or otherwise mentioned about some of the handheld’s upcoming titles. 

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Nintendo Direct Scheduled For Tomorrow, Focusing on Wii U

Nintendo has revealed via Facebook that there will be another Nintendo Direct presentation tomorrow (May 17) at 7AM PST/10AM EST, this time focusing heavily on summer 2013/upcoming Wii U releases. Additionally, Nintendo has confirmed that some 3DS titles will be discussed. Stay tuned for all the exciting news tomorrow morning – I’ll be posting as […]

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Blog – First Impressions: Wii U, Rayman Legends

What started out as a quick trip to the local GameStop this afternoon turned into a slightly delayed affair; my original plans were to trade in a few games and pre-order Halo 4, but I quickly noticed something upon walking into the store: the brand-new Nintendo Wii U kiosk, complete with a GamePad controller and a […]

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