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News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate's 3DS Online Multiplayer Workaround Is Coming to Europe

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate's 3DS Online Multiplayer Workaround Is Coming to Europe

We imagine North America will also be included

Not too long ago we told you about an option for online multiplayer in Monster Hunter 3 G on 3DS in Japan, which will require a separately sold Wii or Wii U LAN adapter, a Wii U and an app — due to the core software only supporting local multiplayer. No doubt useful for those that only own the 3DS...

News: Update to Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate To Bring Off-TV Play and Cross-Region Online Multiplayer

Update to Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate To Bring Off-TV Play and Cross-Region Online Multiplayer

Play with hunters from across the Atlantic from April onwards

With Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate around the corner on both Wii U and 3DS, it promises to bring an expanded version of the Wii original to a new audience, as well as enthusiastic veteran hunters. It's also a game that has an active community and fan-base, many of whom frequent the...

News: More Ace Attorney 5 Information Is On The Way

More Ace Attorney 5 Information Is On The Way

Capcom's Psyche-Lock is nearly broken

Last September it was announced that the upcoming Ace Attorney 5 would be making it over to Western shores. However, since then news has been relatively thin on the ground... Hold it! It appears Capcom's senior vice-president Christian Svensson has left some evidence in the C

News: Street Fighter Chess - For More Intellectual Brawling

Street Fighter Chess - For More Intellectual Brawling

Try the Ryu opening

Some say video games are violent, to which the response is often "yep, as are TV and films". Without getting dragged into a debate, we've found a product that is arguably as violent as anything else, it's the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Chess Set. Chess? Violent? You bet, it's a game where minions are sent to their slaughter...

News: Capcom's Arcade Cabinet Games Could Be Hitting The 3DS

Capcom's Arcade Cabinet Games Could Be Hitting The 3DS

We're gonna party like it's 1943

A while back, we reported on Capcom Arcade Cabinet — a venture by the esteemed industry veteran to resurrect some of its coin-op classics. So far, the package has only been released on PS3 and Xbox 360, but a recent ESRB listing for vertically-scrolling shooter 1943 seems to suggest that the individual titles...

News: Monster Hunter 3 G on 3DS to Go Online Via Wii U Adapter

Monster Hunter 3 G on 3DS to Go Online Via Wii U Adapter

An optional extra for those with just the 3DS game

While today's 3DS Nintendo Direct from Japan showed a variety of interesting upcoming games, there was a surprise announcement of a new peripheral that will allow those with Monster Hunter 3 G on 3DS in Japan to take their local multiplayer games online for the first time. All you need is a Wii U...

News: No Off-Screen Play For Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate On Wii U

No Off-Screen Play For Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate On Wii U

It's vital to maintain the two-screen experience, says Capcom

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate producer Ryozo Tsujimoto has revealed that the Wii U version of the game will not support off-TV play. Speaking to Joystiq, Tsujimoto explained that the reasoning behind the move was to maintain the all-important two-screen experience: We don't have that...

News: Fan Feedback Prompted Capcom's Resident Evil: Revelations HD Development

Fan Feedback Prompted Capcom's Resident Evil: Revelations HD Development

Giving the fans what they want

Resident Evil: Revelations has been out on 3DS for just over a year, and soon we'll be able to play it in full HD as the game is now in development for Wii U, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Many people have wondered why Capcom made the decision to make the switch to home consoles, and whether or not this was all part of...

News: Wii U Resident Evil: Revelations Will Not Support Wii Remote and Nunchuk

Wii U Resident Evil: Revelations Will Not Support Wii Remote and Nunchuk

One less way to kill a zombie

Earlier on in the week we reported on the controller options that will be available to players in the upcoming Wii U version of Resident Evil: Revelations. It turns out the game will feature off-screen play and will also support the Pro Controller. However, those hoping for the ability to play with the Wii Remote and...

News: Wii U Resident Evil: Revelations To Feature Off-Screen Play and Pro Controller Support

Wii U Resident Evil: Revelations To Feature Off-Screen Play and Pro Controller Support

Exclusive features coming to Nintendo's console

Details relating to the Wii U version of Resident Evil: Revelations have been divulged in the latest issue of Official Nintendo Magazine, and it has been confirmed that the game will allow off-screen play and will also offer Pro Controller support. It has also been confirmed that the GamePad screen...

News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Online Play Will Be Region Locked For Wii U

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Online Play Will Be Region Locked For Wii U

The world isn't in play

In a recent interview with Monster Hunter producer Ryozo Tsujimoto on Gamereactor it has been revealed that Monster Hunter 3: Ultimate online servers will be region-locked. This means that players won't be able to experience online gameplay with other players in another region - so North Americans can't play with gamers in...

News: Put Your Questions To The Producer Of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Put Your Questions To The Producer Of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Answers will come in a special video in March

Do you have any burning questions you'd like to put to the developers behind the forthcoming beast-slaying epic Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate? If the answer is yes then today's your lucky day - Nintendo UK is inviting fans to put their queries to producer Ryozo Tsujimoto, and the best questions will be...

News: GAME Doubles Up On Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

GAME Doubles Up On Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Get both the 3DS and Wii U versions for a slightly reduced price in the UK

As you probably know, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is launching on two Nintendo systems this year - the 3DS and the Wii U. While the Wii U version offers online play, the 3DS edition has that all-important portable factor - something we can imagine is causing many potential...

News: Platinum CEO: Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts Restored My Faith In Games Development

Platinum CEO: Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts Restored My Faith In Games Development

Tatsuya Minami explains how the SNES classic helped him out of a rut

The latest Iwata Asks focuses on Japanese studio PlatinumGames, which is currently hard at work creating Bayonetta 2 for the Wii U. In the interview, Iwata chats with PlatinumGames President and CEO Tatsuya Minami about his development past, and uncovers an interesting piece of...

News: Resident Evil Revelations Set to Infest Wii U

Resident Evil Revelations Set to Infest Wii U

Terrifies North America on 21st May, Europe on 24th May

Not long ago rumours spread around the web, like a virus we guess, that 3DS title Resident Evil Revelations was getting revamped for home consoles. Capcom has now issued a press release to confirm that the rumours were true, and thankfully Wii U is one of the platforms getting the re-boot...

News: Monster Hunter Tri Servers To Be Shutdown At the End of April

Monster Hunter Tri Servers To Be Shutdown At the End of April

Go hunting on your own

As newer consoles and titles come along, it's inevitable that games with healthy online components have their support taken away, leaving what remains for gamers to pick over. Unfortunately that fate awaits Monster Hunter Tri, with the servers for the online co-op in the Wii title being taken down on 30th April. Described as...

News: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Taking A Bite Out Of 3DS And Wii U On March 19th

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Taking A Bite Out Of 3DS And Wii U On March 19th

Back for seconds three days later in Europe

Capcom and Nintendo have confirmed that Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will be released in North America on March 19th. The game will be available on both the Wii U and 3DS. Europe will have to wait just three days longer to get its hands on the epic title. Downloadable versions are also expected to be made...

News: Capcom Bringing Retail 3DS Games to the eShop

Capcom Bringing Retail 3DS Games to the eShop

The collection grows

The 3DS eShop has evolved a fair bit in a little over a year and a half, with a fresh layout, demos, and retail downloads all arriving since its humble launch. It's the latter that's arguably the most intriguing, as it clashes with Nintendo's traditional support for high street retail partners, while prompting ire among some due...

News: Mega Man Legends 3 Lives On In Fan-Made Browser Game

Mega Man Legends 3 Lives On In Fan-Made Browser Game

The legend will never die

Capcom broke a few hearts when it cancelled Mega Man Legends 3, but lovers of the Blue Bomber don't take setbacks like this sitting down. Fans Blyka and fAB have created a browser-based version of the Servbot mission in the Mega Man Legends 3: Prototype Version. Servbot Roundup allows you to: Ride around as Barrett, as...