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News: Hyrule Warriors Legends Will Allow You to Find and Customise Your Own Fairies

Hyrule Warriors Legends Will Allow You to Find and Customise Your Own Fairies

The Great Sea brings Wind Waker flair to Adventure mode, too

Hyrule Warriors Legends is shaping up to be a fairly substantial expansion on the core content of the Wii U original, with the HD entry already having a lot to offer. Various new characters and fresh stages have emerged over recent months, and now a couple more details have emerged via...

News: Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Makes Underwhelming Debut in Japan, Yet Wii U Hardware Shows Impressive Growth

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Makes Underwhelming Debut in Japan, Yet Wii U Hardware Shows Impressive Growth

Monster Hunter X (Cross) is still dominant

The Media Create results for Japan are out, and this week has a few interesting talking points to consider in terms of both hardware and software. Starting with the latter, Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam makes its debut in second place with just under 50,000 sales; its launch numbers are actually a little...

News: Eiji Aonuma Talks Linkle's Origins and Appearance in Hyrule Warriors Legends

Eiji Aonuma Talks Linkle's Origins and Appearance in Hyrule Warriors Legends

Initially was planned to be Link's sister

As many of you probably saw earlier today, IGN did a brief interview with Eiji Aonuma regarding the upcoming release of Hyrule Warriors Legends. The topic of Linkle was brought up and Aonuma mentioned how there's a possibility that she'll show up in future main series Zelda games. Only time will tell, but it...

News: Nintendo Has Quite A Bit Of Maintenance Planned For Today

Nintendo Has Quite A Bit Of Maintenance Planned For Today

Connected to today's "big news", perhaps?

Nintendo apparently has some big news planned for today, as well as plenty of maintenance down-time which will impact various services and games. Online play and rankings will be down today from 21:00 until 02:00 (UK time) tomorrow. During roughly the same window, the online elements of the following games...

Random: Take a Look at This Unofficial Version of Moonview Highway on Mario Kart 7

Take a Look at This Unofficial Version of Moonview Highway on Mario Kart 7

The closest thing this game's seen to DLC

It's difficult to believe, but Mario Kart 7 just passed its 4th birthday. Things looked a lot different in the days of its launch; the Wii U was still a year away, the eShop was in its infancy, and there admittedly weren't very many 3DS games worth owning. Mario Kart 7 marked the beginning of change, kicking...

News: A 'Big' Nintendo Announcement is Coming on Monday

A 'Big' Nintendo Announcement is Coming on Monday

Let the speculation commence

The Nintendo Direct last month was arguably the first time the Big N had any major news to share since E3. Ever since, hype levels have come back down to normal levels, without too many surprise announcements to be had. While it's still unknown when the next Nintendo Direct will be taking place, it seems that some kind...

Live: Watch The Game Awards 2015 From Los Angeles

Watch The Game Awards 2015 From Los Angeles

Reggie Fils-Aime appearance and Nintendo nominations to feature

After a successful debut in 2014, The Game Awards return for another round; this time the festivities are taking place in Los Angeles. Reggie Fils-Aime will make an appearance while some Nintendo titles are up for awards, and there'll also be music from CHVRCHES and deadmau5. Join us...

News: Monster Hunter X (Cross) Storms to Japanese Chart Lead and Boosts New 3DS Sales

Monster Hunter X (Cross) Storms to Japanese Chart Lead and Boosts New 3DS Sales

Nearly 1.5 million sales in two days

It's that time again for Media Create chart results from Japan, and this week's numbers have an air of predictability about them; that's good news for both Nintendo and Capcom. The launch of Monster Hunter X (Cross) has brought nearly 1.5 million sales for the title - with Famitsu having a number slightly above...

News: The Yo-Kai Watch Franchise Has Now Shipped Over 10 Million Copies

The Yo-Kai Watch Franchise Has Now Shipped Over 10 Million Copies

Will it take off outside Japan?

Yo-Kai Watch from Level-5 is a series that, despite having its own identity and style, undoubted has its eyes fixed on Pokémon. A hit that originally took off when the anime series gained viewership - game sales spiked once the TV show got into its stride in Japan - it's been relentlessly expanded. In Japan there are...

News: Circle Entertainment Claims That Nintendo of America Only Allows Up to Four Themes Per 3DS Game

Circle Entertainment Claims That Nintendo of America Only Allows Up to Four Themes Per 3DS Game

Maybe an attempt to promote variety?

Though most updates to the 3DS just make the device even more stable than before, there have been rare occasions where new, major features were added, such as the introduction of Miiverse to the platform. Another major improvement was the addition of home screen themes, providing gamers with a way to customize...

News: We'll Be Seeing More Of Level-5's 3DS Title The Snack World This Month

We'll Be Seeing More Of Level-5's 3DS Title The Snack World This Month

Anime will debut alongside Yo-Kai Watch the Movie 2 in Japan

At its media event this year, Level-5 lifted the lid on its latest cross-media extravaganza, The Snack World. The property is hitting a wide range of sectors - including smartphones, TV, comics and toys - but Nintendo fans will be interested to learn that it's coming to the 3DS as well...

News: Monster Hunter X Has Outsold Monster Hunter 4G on the Japanese 3DS eShop

Monster Hunter X Has Outsold Monster Hunter 4G on the Japanese 3DS eShop

In just three days

As some of you may be aware, Monster Hunter X just launched in Japan only a few days ago. The follow up to last year's Monster Hunter 4G boasts a much more dynamic and fast paced combat system that should make most fights even more exciting and spectacular. While it's still not confirmed for the West, it's practically bound to...

Video: Santa Is Ready For Insane Levels Of Monster Strike 3DS Demand In Japan

Santa Is Ready For Insane Levels Of Monster Strike 3DS Demand In Japan

Very asobemasu!

You might not have heard of it, but Monster Strike is one of Japan's biggest smartphone games, and pulls in daily revenues in excess of $4 million. Think Puzzle & Dragons, but even bigger. Co-created by former Konami and Capcom employee Yoshiki Okamoto (1942, Final Fight, Street Fighter II) and currently available on Android and...

News: The Splatoon and Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Leads the Way in UK Cyber Monday Deals

The Splatoon and Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Leads the Way in UK Cyber Monday Deals

Some decent game discounts, too

The shopping madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday ends soon to be replaced by the vagaries of Christmas shopping. Yep, it's all one big spending bonanza. The themed occasions like Cyber Monday can throw up some decent deals, however, and what started out as an article pointing out a tasty Wii U bundle discount in...