Since the revelation of the new Smash Bros. games, we’ve only really been shown the fighters and stages, but as the release year for the games draws ever closer, we’re starting to see other extras revealed. This time we see Skull Kid from Majora’s Mask making his appearance as an assist trophy. Game director Masahiro Sakurai revealed this in a Miiverse post, telling us playable fighters will only be revealed on the official website. So don’t forget to keep an eye on further Miiverse posts for more updates. Continue reading
Mutant Mudds began life as an indie platformer exclusive to the 3DS eShop back in 2011. Since then, the title’s appeared on various other platforms, with new content thrown in for releases on PC and Wii U. Continue reading
It’s official! The Girl and the Robot has surpassed its $25,000 stretch goal, meaning a Wii U port is imminent! Whether it’ll arrive in the eShop alongside the Steam release has yet to be confirmed, although it’s hard to complain when yet another ambitious indie project is confirmed for the platform. If you’d like to support the devs further, there’s still another fourteen hours* for you to make a pledge here.
The Girl and the Robot is a third-person action adventure title currently heading to PC, Mac and Linux thanks to its Kickstarter supporters raising over $23,000. With less than one day remaining on the campaign, Nintendo fans need only raise another $200* to ensure a console-exclusive release on the Wii U eShop. Continue reading
While European and North American puzzle game fanatics are still enjoying the puzzles on offer in Picross E3 - which arrived on the 3DS eShop in Western territories little over a week ago – owners of Japanese 3DS systems now have the chance to delve into the 3DS-exclusive sub-series’ fourth instalment. Continue reading
Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON’T KNOW! has now received a launch trailer. The footage doesn’t show us anything new, but the montage of gameplay does show off the co-op mode, some dungeon crawling, which is all presented in a wacky style you’d come to expect from the series.
The second game based on the animated TV show was released across various platforms last week. The Wii U version will be released in Europe on 6th December, while 3DS owners will have to wait a week later, because well, I DON’T KNOW!
As with the countless promotions run this year, Nintendo is yet again offering a free game to new Nintendo 3DS/3DS XL adopters. In light of the upcoming Wii U sequel, you have a chance to get your mitts on a digital copy of Super Mario 3D Land. You simply have to register the system on your Club Nintendo account with any of the 15 eligible games pictured above any time between 27th November 2013 – 13th January 2014. Participants are then able to redeem their download code from the eShop on any 3DS, 3DS XL or 2DS console before 13th March 2014. Continue reading
Anyone who’s already played Pokémon X & Y will probably be aware of the upcoming service which gives you an extra 100 boxes’ worth of storage, as well as finally allowing you to transfer your older ‘mon from previous games. The Pokémon Bank service will come included with companion app Poké Transporter tool which allows you to transfer your precious creatures from DS games Pokémon Black & White and Pokémon Black and White 2 over to X and Y. Continue reading
In the latest update on the Smash Bros. official site, a new screenshot reveals a brand-new stage based on the Super Mario Galaxy series. Available exclusively on the Wii U version, director Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed that the stage will feature its own gravity-like effects, stating: “The pull of gravity emanates from the center of the planet, so this will require using brand-new tactics”. Continue reading
At the moment, Wii Sports Club is a downloadable collection of mini-games taken from the Wii’s pack-in title, Wii Sports, with its visuals and motion controls brought up-to-date with HD graphics and MotionPlus support by Namco Bandai. Continue reading
If you’re interested in Bravely Default - the 3DS RPG heading to the Europe next month – you’ll want to check out this video. The latest trailer offers a short demonstration of the upcoming title’s gameplay, story, visuals and its stunning soundtrack.