Special Edition Zelda 3DS XL and Luigi 3DS XL announced for Europe.

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Today Nintendo have announced two special edition 3DS XL units. Firstly a Luigi themed console featuring a number of Luigi sillohettes (previously released in Japan only). This handheld will be released exclusively via the online Nintendo store on the 1st of November The Zelda themed 3DS XL unit will release on November 22nd, bundled an […]

Music Monday 07/10: Eerie Pokemon music

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To celebrate the impending release of Pokemon X /Y and the month of Halloween. This week we have a piano cover from the Lavendar town tune from Pokemon Red/Blue/Yellow – a town haunted by Gengars and Ghastlys. This cover is performed by Chase Floyd

Wind Waker makes #4 in all-formats chart.

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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker has debuted at number 4 on the UK all-formats chart.  Here is the top 10. FIFA 14Grand Theft Auto VF1 2013The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker HDMinecraft: Xbox 360 EditionDisney InfinityNBA 2K14Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: BlacklistJust Dance 2014Pro Evolution Soccer 2014

Today’s Trailers and release dates

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Today’s Nintendo Direct had many trailers, some of the upcoming 1st party games had their own trailers you can see below. Super Mario 3D World (November 22nd)   Special Limited edition Mario and Luigi wiimotes.   Legend of Zelda: Link Between Worlds (release November 22nd)     Wii Party U (October 25th)     Mario […]

Re-watch Nintendo Direct and highlights…

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Today we had a packed Nintendo Direct, with plenty of gameplay videos and release dates. Lots to take of information to take onboard. You can re-watch today’s Nintendo Direct here, broken down into sections by games discussed in each section.     You can skip to the following sections; 0:30 – Trailer for Super Mario […]

Wii U “Summer” update now Live.

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Over night, Nintendo have launched the planned “Summer” Update, which includes improvements for the Wii U system and the look of the Wii U eShop. This comes ahead of the planned Nintendo Direct, airing later today. The system update has the following improvements / features: Wii Display Modes: You can now choose to display the […]

Nintendo UK to team up with Tesco to raise Wii U awareness.

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Nintendo recently told MCV that many people are unaware of  what the Wii U is, with many thinking it is a peripheral to the original Wii. As part of a wider campaign, Nintendo has booked in store space, plans to send out 300,000 leaflets to customers who have only bought a Wii, and plan to […]

Toon Link confirmed for Smash Bros

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Toon Link has been confirmed for the next Smash Bros games on 3DS and Wii U. Appearing as a seperate character, rather than an alternative costume for regular Link.

Call of Duty Developer: “Games are getting harder and more expensive to make”

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In a recent interview with Game Informer spoke with Infinity Ward Executive Producer, Mark Rubin about the upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts and about the cost of making video gaming. “It’s a scary thing, and I’ll take my Call of Duty hat off for a second here, but games are becoming harder to make and […]

Wii Sports HD remake with online multiplayer

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As part of today’s Nintendo Direct, a HD re-make of Wii Sports was announced. Wii Sports Club, will not only get a HD lick of paint, but also online multiplayer features and only use motion plus controls. Including the ability to join local regional clubs / leagues and challenge other clubs as a team. The […]