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News: Super Mario 3D World Brings New Power-Ups to the Mushroom Kingdom

Super Mario 3D World Brings New Power-Ups to the Mushroom Kingdom

Duplicate characters, a cannonball weapon and more

Super Mario 3D World, particularly with the delay of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, is arguably the most notable big-name Nintendo blockbuster with the task of driving Wii U Holiday sales. Up to now relatively little had been seen beyond the E3 reveal and the demo build that's been doing...

News: Monster Hunter 4 Will Allow You To Dress Up As Link Through Collaborative DLC

Monster Hunter 4 Will Allow You To Dress Up As Link Through Collaborative DLC

See Mario and Luigi outfits in the full presentation, too

During this morning's Monster Hunter 4 themed Japanese Nintendo Direct, Capcom revealed that the upcoming 3DS title will allow players to obtain costumes from Nintendo's biggest franchises through specific DLC quests. One quest enables you to dress up your Felyne in the famous Mario and...

Nintendo Direct: Japanese Monster Hunter 4 Broadcast Coming September 8th

Japanese Monster Hunter 4 Broadcast Coming September 8th

The hunt is almost on

Monster Hunter 4 hits Japanese store shelves on September 15th, but just in case there wasn't enough hype surrounding its launch already, Nintendo is holding a special Monster Hunter-themed Nintendo Direct on September 8th. The video will go live at 8PM JST, 1PM CEST and 7AM EDT. It's going to be in Japanese obviously, but it...

Nintendo Direct: Watch The Pokémon Direct Broadcast Live

Watch The Pokémon Direct Broadcast Live

Pokémon X & Y details revealed within

Today Nintendo will run a Pokémon-themed Direct broadcast which will focus on the forthcoming Pokémon X & Y for the 3DS console. The video will air at 7am PST / 1PM CEST / 12PM UK time. You can watch the entire broadcast below and post comments to share your opinions with other Nintendo Life readers...

Nintendo Direct: Pokémon Direct Scheduled For Wednesday September 4th

Pokémon Direct Scheduled For Wednesday September 4th

More details on Pokémon X and Pokémon Y coming our way

Nintendo has confirmed that a special Pokémon-themed Nintendo Direct will be broadcast tomorrow. Hosted by Nintendo president Satoru Iwata himself, the video will offer more details on Pokémon X & Y, which launches worldwide in October. The broadcast will go live at 1PM in Central...

Talking Point: The Wonderful 101 Direct and Demo Set the Standard for Wii U Marketing

The Wonderful 101 Direct and Demo Set the Standard for Wii U Marketing

Removing confusion and doubt

The Wonderful 101 has had a slightly peculiar route to the Wii U, in terms of visibility and awareness. At E3 2012 Nintendo used its live conference to make peculiar jokes about zombies liking French food and provide a rather thorough walkthrough of Luigi's Ghost Mansion in Nintendo Land. That presentation had good...

Feature: The Big Nintendo Direct Round-Up - 7th August

The Big Nintendo Direct Round-Up - 7th August

Release dates, a few surprises and some awesome footage

Yesterday was one of those slightly-crazy Nintendo Direct days. When announced it was stated that the focus of the broadcasts would be on existing and confirmed Wii U and 3DS releases; that was true for the most part, but there were some surprises thrown in for good measure. For example...

News: Prepare to Unite for The Wonderful 101's Nintendo Direct on 9th August

Prepare to Unite for The Wonderful 101's Nintendo Direct on 9th August

Expect some craziness

After today's Nintendo Direct broadcasts told us about some upcoming games and dished up the occasional surprise, there's the happy news that we have less than two days to wait for our next presentation. At the close of both the European and North American presentations it was confirmed that a special Nintendo Direct for The...

News: Sonic Lost World To Feature Connectivity Between Wii U and 3DS

Sonic Lost World To Feature Connectivity Between Wii U and 3DS

Tails ingenuity at its finest

Sonic Lost World will exclusively come to Wii U and 3DS on 22nd October, much to the delight of Sonic fans everywhere. The newest platformer in the series sees the blue blur running along walls and through loops in what could be described as SEGA's take on Super Mario Galaxy. Also returning for this entry are the Wisp...

News: Art Academy Sketchpad App Coming To The Wii U On 9th August

Art Academy Sketchpad App Coming To The Wii U On 9th August

Picasso who?

Since the launch of the Miiverse community on the Wii U, we have seen an incredible amount of artwork from talented artists across the globe; you can catch a small glimpse of the amazing illustrations in our Miiverse feature. Last month, Nintendo announced it'd be releasing an Art Academy app for the Wii U this summer; sticking to its...

News: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Confirmed for November

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Confirmed for November

Europe all set alongside North America

Since its announcement during a previous Nintendo Direct, fans have been hotly anticipating The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds for Nintendo 3DS; after all, the game is a direct sequel to one of the most beloved SNES games of all time, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. During this morning's...

News: Nintendo Unleashes an Awesome Sizzle Reel of Upcoming Wii U eShop Titles

Nintendo Unleashes an Awesome Sizzle Reel of Upcoming Wii U eShop Titles

There are a lot of them

Not too long ago Nintendo of America's Dan Adelman stated that 20-30 "new Indie games" could come to the Wii U eShop by the end of the year. Based on a sizzle reel released by Nintendo of Europe and broadcast as part of today's Nintendo Direct presentation, that number seems entirely feasible. Below are all of the games...

News: Animal Crossing Plaza and Miiverse Community Open on Wii U

Animal Crossing Plaza and Miiverse Community Open on Wii U

Available now, and is essentially an AC WaraWara Plaza

Today's Nintendo Direct broadcasts across multiple territories may have been focused on providing details of previously revealed titles, but there was still the occasional surprise. One of these is the Animal Crossing Plaza on Wii U, which will be available today for free, and serves as a...

Nintendo Direct: Watch The North American Presentation Live

Watch The North American Presentation Live

Come for the games, stay for the banter

It's been a while, hasn't it? But fear not, a new Nintendo Direct is upon us, containing juicy news relating to "previously announced" Wii U and 3DS titles. You can watch the entire broadcast on this very page, and we'll be supplying blow-by-blow coverage as well. You can also chat freely with other Nintendo...

News: New Nintendo Direct Coming August 7th, Focus Is "Previously Announced" Wii U And 3DS Software

New Nintendo Direct Coming August 7th, Focus Is "Previously Announced" Wii U And 3DS Software

Takes place at 3pm UK / 4pm CEST / 7am PT

Nintendo has confirmed that a new Nintendo Direct broadcast will be taking place tomorrow. According to an email sent out in the last half hour, the Direct will offer details on "previously announced" titles for the Wii U and 3DS games consoles. The broadcast will air at 3pm UK time / 4pm CEST / 7am PT...