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By Dave, August 20, 2012 0 3DS, Mario, News

Where were you yesterday morning? If you’re anything like the Nintendo Fire crew, you were out at your favourite game store, picking up a 3DS XL and New Super Mario Bros. 2. It was release weekend! Even though Japan and… Read More »

By Dave, August 17, 2012 0 News, Zelda

Hey, remember that really cool book that Japan got earlier this year? You know… the Zelda one? With several hundred pages of concept art, the complete Hyrule history, and that crazy timeline? Oh yeah, that one. Well, guess what? It’s… Read More »

By Dave, August 15, 2012 0 News, Wii U

Have you seen the new Rayman Legends trailer? There’s an interesting little tidbit at the end—an announcement that the game is a Wii U exclusive. Speculation that the game might become an exclusive was  deflected back in June during Joystiq’s… Read More »

By Dave, August 14, 2012 0 News

If you’ve played even a small amount of Kid Icarus: Uprising, there’s one thing you probably noticed: the music, sweeping orchestral scores that sound fantastic despite the snippet-style listening you get inside a game. Well, it turns out that everyone’s… Read More »

By Dave, August 13, 2012 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, DS, DSiWare, News

Oh yes, on August 16th, you hungry gamers can have a tasty snack on your 3DS and DsiWare… though, not really. Because who wants to eat a virtual chicken? Somehow it’s not quite the same. Plus, it’s a little off-putting… Read More »

By Dave, August 9, 2012 0 Club Nintendo, News, Wii

Have you spent your days jealous of Australia and Japan, staring longingly at your golden Wiimote from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword and wondering why Nintendo doesn’t love you? Well, they do. If you’re in North America, they finally… Read More »

By Dave, August 8, 2012 0 News

Citing advantageous tax breaks, Frontier Developments of the hit success LostWinds: Winter of the Melodias (WiiWare, 2008) has opened its first development studio outside the borders of the UK. They’ve placed this new location in Nova Scotia, Canada. David Walsh,… Read More »

By Dave, August 6, 2012 0 News

And you don’t. So there. Considering that Fire Emblem: Kakusei isn’t even available in North America at this point, that’s not really a surprise. But in Japan, where the game has been out for some time, this is the second… Read More »

By Dave, August 3, 2012 0 News, Wii U

Here’s another announcement straight out of EA’s Summer Showcase event – for the first time, BioWare is putting their games onto a Nintendo home system, and they couldn’t be more excited about it. Mass Effect 3 will be heading onto… Read More »

By Dave, August 1, 2012 0 News, Wii, Wii U

What’s the best way to build hype for your new sports game? Better graphics? Improved gameplay? Additional features & game modes? No? Well, how about hiring an award-winning, 14-time Grammy winning hip-hop artist slash producer? Ah, that’s the winning ticket…… Read More »