Category:  News

Japanese Hardware Sales Sep 5-11th

By Micah, September 14, 2011 0 3DS, DS, News, Wii

So, the 3DS has finally lost the lead spot for hardware sales, thanks to a very strong showing from the PS3.  Still, if it can clip along at 50,000 units/week until the expectedly strong holiday season, we should be hitting… Read More »

By Micah, September 14, 2011 0 3DS, Kirby, News

Is visuals the right word?  Anyways, there’s an awesome new trailer showing some of the stuff I played at PAX Prime 2011, and a bunch of cool stuff I didn’t.  This is fresh from the 3DS Press Conference yesterday. Enjoy!… Read More »

By Micah, September 14, 2011 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, DSiWare, News, Zelda

What’s the best way to celebrate somebodies birthday?  Have them give you presents!  So, along with the two Zelda releases, the soundtrack giveaway, the flipnote contest and the anniversary concerts, Nintendo is giving away The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords on… Read More »

By Micah, September 14, 2011 0 3DS, News

So, one of the things that came out of the 3DS Conference last night?  3DS SlidePad details!  I have to say that it does look better in it’s official pictures, but even so it’s not a pretty piece of kit…. Read More »

By Micah, September 13, 2011 0 3DS, News

So the 3DS press conference just wrapped up, and what did we get?  Redesign? Circle Pad news? A crapload of games? So, let’s run down a list of the games that were announced or mentioned.  Be prepared, it’s lengthy: The Legend of… Read More »

By Micah, September 12, 2011 0 3DS, News

In just a couple of hours, the Nintendo 3DS conference will be starting, and they will be broadcasting a live stream of it here.  Now, I don’t speak Japanese, but I think I’ll be able to suss out the pertinent details. So,… Read More »

By Micah, September 9, 2011 0 3DS, News

Famitsu revealed the new 2nd-analog stick peripheral coming out for the 3DS, sparking rumors of a complete redesign.  We were left wondering, however, if the dual stick would just be a pack-in for the new Monster Hunter game for the… Read More »

By Micah, September 7, 2011 0 3DS, News

The 3DS isn’t a perfect design, and I know some folks really hate the three-tone design, but I like it.  It feels solid and chunky, while still being small, portable and easy to slip into a pocket.  It also only… Read More »

By Micah, September 2, 2011 0 DS, News

In the first of a series of quick impressions and pictures from PAX Prime 2011 (That’s right, Nintendofire was there!), we bring you the title Aliens: Infestation that we’ve covered previously. The SEGA booth was crowded with playable builds of a… Read More »

By Micah, September 2, 2011 0 MegaMan, News

I understand, you’re sad.  The man who made the Blue Bomber has left, and taken all of his MegaMan titles with him, dude can’t even get a cameo in another game.  But, what better way to make yourself feel better… Read More »