3DS News: Keiji Inafune Seeking Kickstarter Funding for Mighty No. 9 DLC

Mighty No. 9 Comcept Interview
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Will require an additional $190k

If you're a die-hard Mega Man, chances are you've heard of a little title called Mighty No. 9, a game on Kickstarter that managed to raise over $3.9M. Now, Keiji Inafune (creator of Mega Man and Mighty No. 9) is planning to create additional DLC for the game in hopes of growing the game's fandom, but there's a catch...he'll need $190k to do...

Nintendo News: Nintendo’s “QOL” Plans Include Sleep Sensor

Nintendo QOL Sleep Sensor
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Analyzes sleep patterns and fatigue

During the previously mentioned financial results briefing, Nintendo announced the first product in their "Quality of Life" business, which was talked about earlier this year. Through a partnership with medical equipment company ResMed, Nintendo plans on releasing a sleep sensor, which measures and analyses a user's sleep patterns and fatigue....

Wii U News: Tengami Coming to the Wii U eShop on November 13

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

A beautiful adventure game set inside a Japanese pop-up book

Developer Nyamyam has announced that their beautiful pop-up book adventure game Tengami will be coming to the Wii U eShop on November 13th in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand set at a price of around $9.99 / £6.99 / €7.99. Tengami takes players on a beautiful and serene journey through ancient Japan. The developers have...

Nintendo News: Sakurai Discusses the Amount of Work Required to Develop Smash Bros. Games

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

"I’m not young anymore so I can’t push myself like I did then"

In the latest issue of popular gaming magazine Famitsu, Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai answered a few questions about the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS versions of the game. In his column, Sakurai also reflected on how much time, effort and dedication was required to make this game a reality. Sakurai-san began by saying the...

Wii U News: “Pre-Download” Service Coming to Wii U; Starting Off With Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

Smash Bros. Wii U Release Date
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Service headed to the 3DS next year

During their semi-annual financial results briefing, Nintendo revealed that they would be implementing a "pre-download" service for the Wii U alongside the release of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U on November 21st. This pre-download service will allow you to download games before their release date, however, you will not be able to launch...

3DS Reviews: The Legend of Dark Witch Review (3DS eShop)

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

A Witchy Woman trying to be Mega Man

"O Mega Man, Mega Man, wherefore art thou Mega Man?" That's what I kept saying to myself while playing The Legend of Dark Witch. There's so many moments in this witchy side-scroller that almost scratched my Blue Bomber itch, but never quite so. All the right components are in place--gripping boss fights, expressive enemies, solid physics--and yet...

Nintendo News: Satoru Iwata Returns to Work After Surgery

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

“Directly” as usual!

Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata, has stated he has recovered from his most recent surgery he underwent back in June. They discovered a tumor in his bile duct. It’s good to see he still carries his usual high-spirited attitude, given this situation. During his medical leave and period of recovery, he has been working throughout his leave of absence...

Kickstart This: You Are Now EarthBound

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The game that just won't die

This Game Again? EarthBound never ever ceases to leave this planet no matter how much you try to kill it.  EarthBound was released 20 years ago in 1994, and with but just one sequel, Mother 3, released on the DS in 2006, it continues to permeate gamer culture in the form of a mysteriously bound cult series vaguely known for starring the equally...

Wii U News: Mario Kart 8 Wii U Premium Bundle Now Available in the UK

Mario Kart 8 Premium Pack
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Ready your engines!

Nintendo UK has revealed a Mario Kart 8 Premium Bundle exclusive to its online store. This premium pack comes with all the accessories racing fans will need to jump straight into the anti-gravity high-flying action. https://twitter.com/NintendoUK/status/527414799337263104/ This stunning bundle comes with a black 32GB Wii U and two...

3DS News: Resident Evil Revelations eShop Sale Now Live

Resident Evil Revelations eShop Sale
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Just in time for Halloween!

Commencing today is a spooky sale sure to delight and scare any gamers out there! Resident Evil Revelations for both Nintendo 3DS and Wii U are at a very deep discount. For just $8.99 you can snag the 3DS copy of Revelations, instead of the original $19.99. Fancy an HD experience for the Wii U? That version will be on sale for just $15.99. It sure...