News: Zelda 3DS Coverplates Now Available For Pre-Order on Nintendo UK’s Online Store

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Friday, February 27, 2015

To be offered for £12.99 each

Yesterday it was announced that the Nintendo UK Online Store would be bringing New 3DS cover plates for Xenoblade Chronicles 3D to their stock, but that clearly wasn't all they had to announce as it was just revealed that two new Zelda coverplates would also be added to the list of 3DS plates. These plates are available for £12.99 each and...

News: OlliOlli for Wii U and 3DS Will be Cross-Buy

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Friday, February 27, 2015

A move that will hopefully spark a trend for third-party developers

Game publisher Curve Digital has announced that their upcoming 2D skater, OlliOlli will be cross-buy. This means that if you pick up the Wii U version of the game, you'll receive the 3DS version for free and vice-versa. https://twitter.com/CurveDigital/status/571344823501725698 We've seen similar cases like this on the Nintendo eShop...

News: Nintendo Giving Pokemon Fans Another Chance to Grab an Eon Ticket

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Friday, February 27, 2015

You only have a few days to take advantage of this offer too!

Nintendo is now giving Pokemon fans who missed out on the opportunity to grab an Eon Ticket for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire the chance to catch Latios or Latias (depending on the version you picked up) starting today. To redeem this offer, enter the code 2015LATIOSLATIAS in the Pokemon Mystery Gift section of ORAS. You'll...

amiibo: Gold Mario Amiibo Confirmed For Wal-Mart, Sells Out Instantly

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

All that glitters is not golden

Fans of amiibo had good reason to be excited this morning. Following rumors of the worst-kept secret in toydom, Nintendo confirmed the release of the Gold Mario amiibo, exclusive to 3,000 Wal-Mart locations in North America. It will retail for the typical amiibo price point of $12.96. As many would expect, the newest "Limited Edition" amiibo...

News: Hidden Ability Johto Starters Now Available on Pokemon Bank

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Pokemon Gold and Silver fans rejoice!

If you're a subscriber to the Pokemon Bank service, you're now eligible to receive the 3 Johto region starters in their final form: Feraligatr, Meganium and Typhlosion. Each of these Pokemon come set to level 50 and have a random nature. Unfortunately, for those of you who play competitively, these Pokemon only come with 1 IV so you may want to...

News: Nintendo World Store Hosting amiibo Event on February 27th

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Your chance at avoiding the crazed amiibo scalpers

It's clear that amiibo are in high demand, and Nintendo has taken notice of this situation as they've now announced that they'll be hosting a special amiibo event tomorrow for those looking for some of the harder to find amiibo figurines. https://twitter.com/Nintendo_World/status/571007867999793152If you're in the area and are looking to grow...

News: Nintendo Download Highlights for February 26th

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Donkey Kong Country Returns

Can't stand the winter chills? You're very lucky, because it's a jungle this week on the eShop. Nintendo re-released not one, not two, but all six Donkey Kong platformers developed by Rare, Inc (both the Country and Land games). These Super NES and Game Boy classics haven't been available publicly for a while, so it's a great surprise to have all...

News: Check Out The Goodines in Japan’s Final Club Nintendo Update

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Prepare to feel extremely jealous

Club Nintendo is on its deathbed in 2015, destined to shut down on June 30th in North America. Japanese and European fans have a little longer with the program, as it doesn't end in those territories until September. And Japanese fans have some new prizes to be happy about. While the Japanese Club Nintendo doesn't have the 100+ digital downloads...

News: Chariot Speedrunning Contest Announced With a Huge Price

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Will you be the master to bring 1000$ home?

Frima Studios has announced a new contest for speedrunners worldwide that comes with a huge reward. Whether you're just getting into speedrunning or are a seasoned veteran, this contest may be of some interest to you. Check out the press release below. Frima Originals, the team who brought Chariot to the world last fall is launching a...

News: Starwhal: Just the Tip Launch Trailer Revealed

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Will come bundled with 32 challenge levels for extra squeaky fun!

Breakfall Studios has unveiled a new gameplay trailer for their new game Starwhal: Just the Tip. The trailer features a bunch of the customization options that players will have and even gives us a sneak peak at 32 new challenge levels! Starwhal: Just the Tip has 1-4 player local multiplayer and will be coming to the Nintendo eShop on Wii...