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News: Nintendo Europe Stars Catalogue Gets Fans, Bags, Points

Nintendo Europe Stars Catalogue Gets Fans, Bags, Points

Oh, and sun visors in February

It's not quite as cool as the Game & Watch Ball that Club Nintendo members in North America can pick up, but the European VIP Stars Catalogue just got an update containing folding fans, sun visors and, oddly, Nintendo Points cards to the value of 100 Points. For 7000 VIP Stars you can pick up a nylon laptop bag...

News: New Kirby Patches Have Club Nintendo Rewards All Sewn Up

New Kirby Patches Have Club Nintendo Rewards All Sewn Up

Older items restocked too

It's nearly Christmas, and if you've been hoarding your Club Nintendo coins all year-long you might fancy a festive spending spree now, with new items available including patches from Kirby's Epic Yarn and four colourful Wii Remote wrist straps. There are two sets of patches inspired by the pink ball's latest outing, one...

News: America, These Are Your New Club Nintendo Rewards

America, These Are Your New Club Nintendo Rewards

Two bags and a screensaver

As if Mario pinbadges weren't good enough rewards, North America's Club Nintendo has just been updated with three new treats you can purchase with your coins. You can purchase a tote bag for 250 coins, a messenger bag for 550 coins or a Super Mario Galaxy 2 screensaver for just 10 coins. Those of you waiting for your Super Mario anniversary pin badges are advised they..

News: Mario Anniversary Screensaver and Pins Arrive at Club Nintendo

Mario Anniversary Screensaver and Pins Arrive at Club Nintendo

Get ready to cash in your coins

If you've been hoarding away your Club Nintendo coins in the hope that something awesome would come to Club Nintendo in celebration of Super Mario Bros.' 25th anniversary, take a look at these new updates and see what your coins will net you. You could spruce up your computer with the "Evolution of Mario" screensaver for 10 Coins, but if your lapel is..

News: North America Cools Down with Club Nintendo Folding Fans

North America Cools Down with Club Nintendo Folding Fans

Re-enact those Smash Bros. bouts

Earlier this week, the North American branch of Club Nintendo added a few new items to its rewards catalogue. For a plump 300 Coins, members can order one of four Nintendo flavors of sensu, those paper-and-bamboo Japanese folding fans that Western gamers might know best from throwing at Pikachu in the Super Smash Bros. series. Two of the fans are Animal..

News: European Club Nintendo Members Invited to Wii Party Event

European Club Nintendo Members Invited to Wii Party Event

Hang out with Jedward!

The upcoming Christmas sales steamroller Wii Party is gathering momentum as it prepares to crush all in its path, and Nintendo wants to get you in the party spirit early with an exclusive event at UK theme park Chessington World of Adventures. As well as free access to the entire park including the zoo and Sea Life Centre, attendees will also be treated to live performances..

News: Kirby's New Ability is to Fly Fast, Fly Far

Kirby's New Ability is to Fly Fast, Fly Far

With this European Club Nintendo Kirby flying disk, that is

How do you revamp Nintendo's famous pink ball and bring him smack up-to-date in this 3D era? By flattening him down, of course. That's the thinking behind Kirby's Epic Yarn and seemingly the same thought process went into the latest gift available from the European Club Nintendo catalogue: a Kirby flying disk. Made of nylon and sponge and..

News: Your Club Nintendo PINs Will Self-Destruct in Five Years, Australia

Your Club Nintendo PINs Will Self-Destruct in Five Years, Australia

So be quick

Nintendo gamers Down Under have been enjoying Club Nintendo for a while now, and although its Stars Catalogue is lacking somewhat compared to other territories – something we investigated earlier this year – it still contains a few welcome bonuses. Recently a round of emails was sent out to Antipodean Club Nintendo members to let them know that the PIN numbers present in the..

News: North American Club Nintendo Year Coming to an End Next Week

North American Club Nintendo Year Coming to an End Next Week

Might want to hurry up with that Gold or Platinum status

How's your Club Nintendo account looking, North Americans? Did you register enough Nintendo Product™ since last July to qualify for a neat-o Gold or Platinum badge? If not, you might want to scrape your game collection for stray Coins as the second Club Nintendo year winds down on June 30 to ensure your reward. To qualify for Gold status..

News: Japan to Cool Off with Mario and Animal Crossing Fans

Japan to Cool Off with Mario and Animal Crossing Fans

Club Nintendo Japan gets all the cool stuff - literally

While the rest of the world can satisfy itself with tiny cards and Wii Remote baskets, Japan just got an item to once again pique the rest of the world's envy – Mario and Animal Crossing themed handheld fans for 150 coins a pop at their local Club Nintendo. This is especially distressing news for the rest of the world, who will most likely..

News: New Gifts for Club Nintendo Australia

New Gifts for Club Nintendo Australia

And about time too!

You may remember a while ago we ran a story about Nintendo Australia's inability to control its Club Nintendo prizes. Well, it seems it's finally been able to give the service a breath of fresh air, as the first update for the country since its inception last March has finally come to fruition. That's right, Australians now have an actual reason to start registering products..

News: North American Club Nintendo Adds Some More Games, Stuff

North American Club Nintendo Adds Some More Games, Stuff

Posters, DS compilations and WiiWare, oh my!

We knew a North American Club Nintendo update was imminent, but we figured it'd be a small bump in available wares. Instead, Nintendo went and dropped a bunch of other stuff too to vie for your spare change. In case you thought your bathroom wall could use more Mario (and really, whose can't?), you can now plaster it with three Mario posters for 350..

News: Grill-Off with Ultra Hand! Coming to US Club Nintendo

Grill-Off with Ultra Hand! Coming to US Club Nintendo

WiiWare game cooks its way out of Japan

The US branch of Club Nintendo, home of posters, cards and, uh, bookmarks, is set to broaden its range a little more with a quirky, bite-sized nugget of a WiiWare game. There's no set release date for it, although we can reasonably expect it to be "soon," and the game will go for 80 coins. Previously...

News: Club Nintendo Australia Left Behind

Club Nintendo Australia Left Behind

No new rewards in the foreseeable future

A few of our Australian readers have noticed a lack of updates in regards to the Australian Club Nintendo reward scheme, despite the new offers that the European and North American loyalists are now getting. In response we did our usual probing, firing some questions at the nice people from Nintendo...

News: Club Nintendo US Update: Binders, Bookmarks and Cards, Oh My

Club Nintendo US Update: Binders, Bookmarks and Cards, Oh My

Spruce up your paperwork

Looks like Club Nintendo updates aren’t just for Europe this week now that its American counterpart has gone ahead and added a slew of stationary to its offerings. For 250 Coins, you’re able to snag a folder and bookmark (three of each per) set with a Bowser, Toad & Friends or Mario & Friends theme. Big spenders...

News: Japanese Club Nintendo Members Get Game & Watch Goodness

Japanese Club Nintendo Members Get Game & Watch Goodness

Retro-themed freebies = WIN

Western Nintendo fans are used to getting rubbish gifts from Club Nintendo while their Japanese cousins take home some seriously amazing kit, but this latest news is especially depressing for anyone outside the Land of the Rising Sun. Nintendo of Japan is offering actual Game & Watch "Ball" units to Platinum members. The units are replicas of the very first..

News: Club Nintendo Japan Adds WiiWare Game Ultrahand

Club Nintendo Japan Adds WiiWare Game Ultrahand

Cook from afar for 50 points

Club Nintendo Japan yesterday reminded the other Club Nintendos around the world just how much better it was by adding the first all-member game download to its service. Take that, Mario Party playing cards! Ultrahand is a bit of an oddity and centers around using the titular object to grab meat off a grill; at 50 Club Nintendo points it's one of the cheapest rewards on..

News: Doc Louis Wants to Fight You

Doc Louis Wants to Fight You

If you bought it, Doc Louis's Punch-Out!! is now downloadable.

If you live in North America and chose Doc Louis's Punch-Out!! as your platinum Club Nintendo reward, then you'll be happy to know that Nintendo of America sent out your download code yesterday. After getting the e-mail, simply go to the Wii Shop and enter the code in the correct section (under "Options") to unlock the game..