Naruto, Rabbids, and more land on eShop in North America
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Naruto, Rabbids, and more land on eShop in North America

The Nintendo news continues this morning with new downloadable offerings for North America. As previously reported, Wii U Street is a free download today, and you can also pick up a demo for Naruto: Powerful Shippuden. There’s more, though, so head below for the full update. eShop Wii Street U powered by Google – Wii ... Read More»
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Dragon Quest VII: Warriors of Eden, Nintendo titles dominate charts in Japan
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Dragon Quest VII: Warriors of Eden, Nintendo titles dominate charts in Japan

The debut of Dragon Quest VII: Warriors of Eden in Japan has knocked Animal Crossing: New Leaf off it’s comfy perch, by moving 872,922 units on 3DS. The square title also helped 3DS and 3DS LL sales jump quite significantly over last week’s figures. Out of the top 20 on the Media Create charts, all ... Read More»
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Rock Band 3 tracks next week will make or break your Valentine’s Day
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Rock Band 3 tracks next week will make or break your Valentine’s Day

Rock Band 3 players will get new tracks next week just in time for Valentines Day. Imagine the dreamy look in your lover’s eyes as you croon Extreme’s “More Than Words” or REO Speedwagon’s “Keep on Loving You”. Or, in the event you are going through a bit of a rough patch, you can always ... Read More»
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Skylanders Swap Force boasts 256 swap combinations
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Skylanders Swap Force boasts 256 swap combinations

Skylanders Swap Force lets you break your figures in half and recombine them to find the best combination of abilities for a particular situation. Confused? This trailer explains everything, as well as showing off a few new faces. It also sports quiet a well chosen bit of music licensing, possibly the first time this year ... Read More»
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This Week’s Euro eShop Downloads Are Already Dead
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This Week’s Euro eShop Downloads Are Already Dead

Gamesta.com gets the latest download news from Nintendo. This week’s European titles feature Fist of the North Star and a few other icons on 3DS and Wii U, along with a trippy classic for Wii ... Read More»
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf still a hit in Japan
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf still a hit in Japan

Animal Crossing: New Leaf remains in the number one spot on the Media Create charts as does 3DS LL in the hardware sector. On the software side, Level-5 and Brownie Brown’s Fantasy Life came in second, followed by DmC: Devil May Cry and New Super Mario Bros. 2 for 3DS – which now sits at ... Read More»
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Skylanders Swap Force features modular toys
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Skylanders Swap Force features modular toys

Skylanders Swap Force game will debut during northern autumn, hailing from a new development team and featuring toys which break into swappable parts. Joystiq reports series developer Toys for Bob isn’t behind this one; Activision stablemate Vicarious Visions, which has produced portable and mobile Skylanders tie-ins, has stepped up to the plate. Skylanders Swap Force ... Read More»
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Report: “The Wii U Faces Some Potential Problems”
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Report: “The Wii U Faces Some Potential Problems”

An excerpt from a recent report from Research and Markets has outlined some of Nintendo’s successes, failures, and obstacles over through the past few generations down to the next-gen. The report commented that Nintendo proved to be innovative but also had some self-inflicted wounds. In addition, this research found that Nintendo’s next gen system, the ... Read More»
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Castlevania Virtual Console release tipped by ESRB
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Castlevania Virtual Console release tipped by ESRB

Castlevania has turned up on the ESRB’s catalogue as a 3DS and Wii title, suggesting a Virtual Console release is on the cards. It’s not clear whether the title refers to the 1986 action platformer that started it all, or the 1999 N6$ game, although given the destination platforms the former seems more likely. A ... Read More»
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Best ways to sell your Wii
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Best ways to sell your Wii

People can sell their unwanted and excess electronic devices and components online to many electronic apps buying companies. People can sell their DVD’S, video games, CDs, clothes, tech, electronics, Wii consoles, etc. to many online device buyer firms. The seller can earn quite a huge amount of cash by selling these materials. The selling procedure ... Read More»
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Wreck-It Ralph trailer heralds UK launch today
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Wreck-It Ralph trailer heralds UK launch today

Wreck-It Ralph arrives on 3DS, DS and Wii in the UK on February 1. Check out a few screens and a new trailer for the video game adaptation of the movie about video games. The action platformer is the result of a collaboration between Disney and Activision, and begins where the film leaves off, with ... Read More»
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Puddle, Ikachan, Fire Emblem Awakening round out North American eShop offerings
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Puddle, Ikachan, Fire Emblem Awakening round out North American eShop offerings

Puddle, Ikachan, and Fire Emblem Awakening are just a few of the titles being offered by Nintendo through eShop and Virtual Console in North America this week. While Fire Emblem Awakening won’t be available through the service until February 4, there are plenty of other things to help you pass the time. Hit the break ... Read More»
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf back on top in Japan, 3DS LL maintains
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf back on top in Japan, 3DS LL maintains

Despite new releases from Nippon Ichi, Compile Heart and the release of Hitman: Absolution in Japan, Animal Crossing: New Leaf re-took the top spot on the Media Create charts after being bested by a brunette Dante last week. The Nintendo life sim sold an additional 82,370 units for the period, which brings its life-to-date-total to ... Read More»
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Nintendo slashes Wii U & 3DS sales forecast: profits up, shares down
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Nintendo slashes Wii U & 3DS sales forecast: profits up, shares down

Nintendo has reduced its sales forecast for the year ending March 31st 2013, following less-than-expected sales of both its Wii U and 3DS consoles across the current financial year. Despite the cut, the company posted a nine-month profit and has increased its net income projection for the full year as a result. In a report ... Read More»
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Disney confirms closure of Junction Point Studios
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Disney confirms closure of Junction Point Studios

Disney has confirmed its closure of Epic Mickey developer Junction Point studios. The confirmation comes after Star Citizen developer Roberts Space Industries broke the news last night on Twitter. “It was with much sadness that we informed our teams today of changes to our Games organization, which include the closure of Junction Point Studios,” reads ... Read More»
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