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
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
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.
With Wii Fit U out last week, Nintendo’s continuing its apparent push to target the Wii U towards casual gamers with this week’s release of two Wii Sports Club mini-games. Bowling and Tennis are the first two reskinned Wii games to arrive as part of this package – you can pick up a Wii Sports Club Day Pass for £1.79, offering you twenty-four hours of gameplay from any of the available sports, or buy each sport individually for £8.99.
It’s worth noting that these games have been outsourced to Namco Bandai, where HD graphics, MotionPlus controls and online multiplayer have been integrated into the experience. Continue reading
The debut trailer for upcoming 3DS shooter IronFall has been posted online by developer VD-Dev.
There’s not much in the way of actual gameplay, although – for the techy types – the developer takes pride in sharing plenty of impressive specifications, and we do get a glimpse at the impressive visuals we can expect to see when the game launches in Spring 2014.
Spike Chunsoft has uploaded a new trailer for Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind, an upcoming 3DS game based on the manga series. While it’s short in length, it shows off some of the rather fast-paced gameplay, Eren transforming into Titan form, and a little bit on character customisation.
The action game will be available December 5th in Japan. Would you like to see an overseas release?