Pikachu 3DS XL is now available for pre-order in Europe
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Pikachu 3DS XL is now available for pre-order in Europe

The adorable Pikachu 3DS XL is now available for pre-order in Europe at GAME. A release date wasn’t tagged, but you can order the bright yellow and white handheld for £179.99. Nintendo announced last week it would have a limited run in the region, so you may want to go ahead and drop the cash ... Read More»
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Nintendo 3DS software sales up 89% on last year
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Nintendo 3DS software sales up 89% on last year

Nintendo 3DS game sales are booming, according to the latest figures revealed by the company. Among the biggest hitter are Mario Kart 7, Kid Icarus: Uprising and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D. Recent marquee release New Super Mario Bros. 2 has sold over 295,000 in its second month, and joins Mario Kart ... Read More»
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EX Troopers ‘Night Treasures’ trailer is full of fast-paced mayhem
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EX Troopers ‘Night Treasures’ trailer is full of fast-paced mayhem

Lost Planet spin-off EX Troopers is never coming to the west, according to Capcom. The Nintendo 3DS shooter looks fun as all hell, and the brilliant gameplay trailer below makes us wish it was coming out here that little bit more. Sigh. Thanks AGB. ... Read More»
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Nintendo u-turns on New Super Mario Bros. U 1080p claims
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Nintendo u-turns on New Super Mario Bros. U 1080p claims

Nintendo recently stated on the official New Super Mario Bros. U site that the game would run in full 1080p. However, the developer has now retracted the claim, stating that the game will simply run in ‘high definition’. Eurogamer spotted the retraction. The game’s descriptor has been amended by Nintendo to remove the 1080p statement. ... Read More»
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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U gets more Nintendo costumes, Tekken Ball
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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U gets more Nintendo costumes, Tekken Ball

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U edition has received more new Nintendo-exclusive content. Players will have even more Nintendo costumes to dress up their players, and returning from Tekken 3 is the brilliant Tekken Ball mode. See it in action below. Altogether now: ‘FALCON…PUUUUUNCH!’ Players can dress up their fighters as Sheik from Ocarina of ... Read More»
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ZombiU: ‘Tower of London’ video walkthrough shows GamePad features
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ZombiU: ‘Tower of London’ video walkthrough shows GamePad features

ZombiU is brutal, uncompromising and one hell of a challenge. VG247 went hands-on with it recently and called it the Dark Souls of zombie games. It also uses the Wii U GamePad in many neat way. Ubisoft has revealed a new Tower of London walkthrough video that shows how the controller can be used to ... Read More»
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Animal Crossing 3DS: new screens bring the charm, hammer abuse
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Animal Crossing 3DS: new screens bring the charm, hammer abuse

Animal Crossing 3DS is stupidly charming, the kind of charm-factor that makes people shout ‘naaaaaw’ really loudly. Nintendo’s town-builder has received new screens showing off co-op fun, new interiors, decorations, shops and a mini-g... Read More»
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Castlevania, Donkey King, and Mega Man 4 out next week on 3DS Virtual Console in Japan
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Castlevania, Donkey King, and Mega Man 4 out next week on 3DS Virtual Console in Japan

Castlevania, Donkey King, and Mega Man 4 will release in Japan next week for 3DS Virtual Console. Each game will cost ¥500 a piece. Donkey Kong and Mega Man 4 are the original Famicom versions, and Castlevania is the Japanese Famicom Disk System version. The titles have yet to be confirmed for release on 3DS ... Read More»
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Mario Golf, LEGO: The Lord of the Rings demo headline US Nintendo downloads
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Mario Golf, LEGO: The Lord of the Rings demo headline US Nintendo downloads

Mario Golf, a demo for LEGO: The Lord of the Rings Online, and Robot Rescue 2 are just three of offerings you’ll find on the Nintendo eShop this week in the US. Head below for the full release list. eShop Mario Golf LEGO The Lord of the Rings (DEMO) Nintendo Video – Meat or Die: ... Read More»
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Super Contra heading to western 3DS eShop – report
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Super Contra heading to western 3DS eShop – report

Super Contra has been age-rated for the Nintendo 3DS eShop in Australia. The NES version of the game – entitled ‘Super C’ has never been released outside of Japan, so this could be your first chance to play it in its pure form Contra fans. Nintendo Life reports that while the arcade version of Super ... Read More»
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Wii U: old GamePad design was ‘toy-like’, says Toki Tori dev
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Wii U: old GamePad design was ‘toy-like’, says Toki Tori dev

Wii U’s GamePad design used to be more ‘toy-like’ according to Toki Tori 2 developer Two Tribes. The studio has expressed relief that Nintendo listened to its developers and changed the controller. Nintendo Life reports that the studio, speaking on Twitter, stated its relief over the design change: The studio also stated that its older ... Read More»
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Wii U: Nintendo opens up console and shows you its insides
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Wii U: Nintendo opens up console and shows you its insides

Wii U has been stripped naked by Nintendo in a series of photos that reveal the inner workings of the console. Nothing is left to the imagination, including CPU/GPU, heat sink and other parts we have no idea about. Get the pics below. The images below appeared as part of an ‘Iwata Asks’ panel hosted ... Read More»
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Ubisoft expected Wii U earlier, was making Rayman Origins for it
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Ubisoft expected Wii U earlier, was making Rayman Origins for it

Ubisoft is currently developing Rayman Legends for Wii U, but the developer actually expected Nintendo to launch the console even earlier. The studio has revealed that was working with Nintendo from the hardware’s outset, and was even making previous game Rayman Origins for it. Speaking with Nintendo Power – by way of Nintendo Everything – ... Read More»
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New Super Mario Bros. U: 1080p support confirmed
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New Super Mario Bros. U: 1080p support confirmed

New Super Mario Bros. U launches alongside Wii U on November 30th in the UK. THe good news for fans of massive tellies is that the game will support 1080p. The game was shown at recent showcases running in 720p, but Eurogamer reports that the game’s official website states, “Experience Mario like never before… in ... Read More»
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Monster Hunter 4: 34 screen blast shows beasts, worlds & more
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Monster Hunter 4: 34 screen blast shows beasts, worlds & more

Monster Hunter 4 is heading to Nintendo 3DS in Japan from March, and Capcom has released a barrage of shiny new screens into the wild. Hunt the buggers below. Thanks Gematsu. ... Read More»
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