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News: Coloured 3DS XL Charging Cradles Coming to Club Nintendo

Coloured 3DS XL Charging Cradles Coming to Club Nintendo

Limited quantities from 31st October, server meltdown inevitable

The 3DS XL seems to have been a success since its launch, and is certainly the model of choice for various members of the Nintendo Life team. It's come in a variety of designs, though has lacked what was once a much appreciated accessory of the original model — the charging cradle...

News: Club Nintendo Rewards Updated for September

Club Nintendo Rewards Updated for September

Take to the skies and march with the minis

It's that time of the month when Nintendo offers up some tasty rewards for North American Club Nintendo members to enjoy. This year really is flying by isn't it? Two Wii Shop and two 3DS eShop games will be available to download in exchange for your hard earned coins and of course Wii U owners can access...

News: Club Nintendo Rewards Get Active for August

Club Nintendo Rewards Get Active for August

Going retro and training your brain

It's that time again, North America, when you can trade your Club Nintendo coins for a free downloadable game. This week has an undoubtedly retro feel, with a good variety on option for redemption as 3DS or Wii Shop downloads — the latter can also be accessed on Wii U via the Wii Mode. There are a couple of...

News: Pikmin Bag Available to North American Club Nintendo Members

Pikmin Bag Available to North American Club Nintendo Members

Totes cool

What do Pikmin have in common with a bag? Put them both over your face and you can’t see anything, yes, but they also tote things! The Pikmin Tote Bag, now offered to North American Club Nintendo members for 400 coins, is a semi-meta treat in that regard. Made of space age cotton-poly blend, this canvas bag can carry up to 20 pounds (9...

News: Pikmin Keyrings Arrive as Club Nintendo Europe Rewards

Pikmin Keyrings Arrive as Club Nintendo Europe Rewards

If you lose your keys, just whistle

Club Nintendo rewards, in Europe particularly, aren't updated particularly regularly. When something new arrives, as a result, street parties are held, firework displays are common and gamers are merry. Well, OK, that doesn't happen, but considering that some of the existing rewards in Europe are DSi kits and...

News: Club Nintendo Japan Falls Victim to Hack Attack

Club Nintendo Japan Falls Victim to Hack Attack

Users encouraged to change passwords

It's an unfortunate reality of the cyber-world that hack attacks are a fairly regular occurrence, with Ubisoft recently falling victim. The most high-profile example — in the gaming world at least — was the infamous attack on the PlayStation Network, taking the service down for a month and, with it, online...

News: Club Nintendo Confirms Luigi Pin Contest For New Super Luigi U Downloads

Club Nintendo Confirms Luigi Pin Contest For New Super Luigi U Downloads

And double coins, too

New Super Luigi U arrives in this week's Nintendo Download update, arriving on 20th June — at midnight in some regions — as DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U. An update for the retail title will arrive in time for Luigi's arrival, which will allow you to access the new content — a copy of Mario Bros. U is mandatory for this...

News: Club Nintendo's June Rewards Bring Out More Retro Goodies

Club Nintendo's June Rewards Bring Out More Retro Goodies

Including one of the greatest platformers ever made

It's that time again, North America, when you're tempted to part with your hard-earned Nintendo coins in exchange for a free download game, and for Europeans to unite as one and say "why don't we get monthly game offers?" In any case, there are four new games to consider if you have a Wii U, Wii...

News: Limited Super Mario Accessory Box Reward On Club Nintendo Has Sold Out Already

Limited Super Mario Accessory Box Reward On Club Nintendo Has Sold Out Already

Gone in less than a week

Nintendo updated its Club Nintendo catalogue in North America this week with a neat Super Mario canvas accessory box, which allowed you to keep your games, controllers and other bits and pieces safe in style. A limited quantity was made available, and Nintendo was true to its word. The item was made available to purchase at...

News: Club Nintendo Refunds Coins To Wii U Owners Who Picked Up Super Metroid

Club Nintendo Refunds Coins To Wii U Owners Who Picked Up Super Metroid

It'll be 30c on the Wii U Virtual Console soon

For many Nintendo fans racking up reward coins - or stars in Europe - has been part of their gaming lives for a while now. The idea is people can use their Coins to purchase Nintendo goodies and sometimes the rewards catalogue even features a few games for people to pick up. The North American Club...

News: Europe Now Receiving Club Nintendo Stars For All eShop Downloads

Europe Now Receiving Club Nintendo Stars For All eShop Downloads

Wii U and 3DS owners are now being rewarded

North America has been receiving Club Nintendo coins when purchasing titles from both the Wii U and 3DS eShop for quite some time now. It's a nice little bonus for those who download games but Europe hasn't been receiving the same treatment - until now that is. Yes, European gamers can now earn stars when...

News: Limited Time Luigi Sale Hits North American Club Nintendo

Limited Time Luigi Sale Hits North American Club Nintendo

Cue shocked Luigi face

A bit like those rare occasions when things go Milhouse's way in The Simpsons, right now we can picture a beaming Luigi confidently saying, "everything's coming up Luigi". It's his year — it literally is his year according to Nintendo — and he's getting ready for his second major solo adventure hitting stores with Luigi's...