E3 2013 News - Page 4

News: Hideki Konno Delves Into Mario Kart 8

Hideki Konno Delves Into Mario Kart 8

"It's going to be the definitive Mario Kart"

Earlier today Nintendo showed off some of its next Mario Kart title for the very first time during its E3 Nintendo Direct presentation. It's appropriately called Mario Kart 8 and in a developer interview Hideki Konno had delved into the making of the game as well as some of its features. The main thing...

News: Eiji Aonuma Shares Wind Waker HD Thoughts

Eiji Aonuma Shares Wind Waker HD Thoughts

"More real" in HD

We saw the first footage of the gorgeous Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD during the E3 Nintendo Direct earlier, and now Nintendo has followed up its initial showing with a developer video from Zelda head honcho Eiji Aonuma. The manager and producer of the Zelda team shared some thoughts about the HD remake and some of the...

News: Masahiro Sakurai Demonstrates Super Smash Bros. in Developer Video

Masahiro Sakurai Demonstrates Super Smash Bros. in Developer Video

The Wii Fit Trainer Weighs In!?

One thing we'll readily admit about the Super Smash Bros. series is that it gets away with being completely daft and nonsensical. In a game where a flower can be a useful weapon, and Nintendo mascots battle in some of the craziest arenas imaginable, it's easy to get swept away in the madness; that's really the whole...

News: Mario Kart TV Will Allow You To Share Your Racing Skills On Miiverse

Mario Kart TV Will Allow You To Share Your Racing Skills On Miiverse

Nintendo announces new feature for Mario Kart 8

Nintendo has just confirmed that Mario Kart 8 will allow players to share their best races using a service called Mario Kart TV. According to IGN, players will be able to record and upload their performances to Miiverse, where other players can pass comments on their skills. This is similar to the...

News: Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! Coming To Wii U eShop

Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! Coming To Wii U eShop

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During its E3 presentation, Sony announced Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee New 'N' Tasty! would be coming to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo revealed today it will also be coming to the Wii U eShop. It's a remake of the original title that landed on PlayStation in 1997 and is being developed by both Oddworld Inhabitants and Just Add Water...

Video: Yoshi's New Island E3 Trailer

Yoshi's New Island E3 Trailer

Yoshi and Baby Mario are cuter than ever

A Nintendo Direct broadcast back in April gave us a small glimpse of a new Yoshi's Island game in development for the 3DS, but very few details were given at the time. Its debut trailer has now emerged confirming the title of Yoshi's upcoming adventure, Yoshi's New Island, and features the cartoonish art...

News: Iwata Issues Apology For Technical Difficulties With Nintendo Direct Live Stream

Iwata Issues Apology For Technical Difficulties With Nintendo Direct Live Stream

Please stop apologising, Iwata

Many Nintendo fans experienced some technical difficulties today during the E3 Nintendo Direct broadcast. Many users weren't able to log on to Nintendo's official website to watch the broadcast and took to social media sites to vent their frustration. Satoru Iwata took to Facebook to apologise for any hiccups that...

E3 2013: Live Reaction From The Nintendo Life Team

Live Reaction From The Nintendo Life Team

Join us at 5:00PM UK time (12:00 EST) as we chew over today's announcements

The dust has barely settled on today's E3-themed Nintendo Direct, but here at Nintendo Life we're far from idle. Join us as Damien McFerran, Thomas Whitehead, Andy Green and Mike Mason digest the announcements, new footage and other news revealed in the broadcast...

Video: Monolith Soft's X Given More Epic Footage

Monolith Soft's X Given More Epic Footage

Slated for 2014

There was plenty of game footage on show in Nintendo's E3 Direct, with one eagerly awaited trailer being for Monolith Soft's X. First revealed in January, the fresh footage arrived with a vague confirmation of a 2014 release. Some themes from the first trailer have continued across, such as the use of impressive mechs that can...

Video: Bayonetta 2 Reveals Exciting New Hairstyle

Bayonetta 2 Reveals Exciting New Hairstyle

Gameplay footage looks rather nice, too

Nintendo has revealed gameplay footage from Platinum Games' forthcoming Wii U exclusive Bayonetta 2. As you can see from the trailer below, the game is looking pretty special indeed, but perhaps the biggest news is that Bayonetta is sporting a rather fetching new hairstyle. (Yes, we are being sarcastic)...

News: Link to the Past Sequel Officially Named The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Link to the Past Sequel Officially Named The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

New trailer confirms the name

As always, Nintendo is full of surprises. Following the company's E3 Nintendo Direct broadcast, it uploaded a new trailer for the highly anticipated sequel to The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. What's most interesting about this trailer, is that it confirms the name to the upcoming game, so we no longer have to...

News: Mario Kart 8 Drifting Onto Wii U in Spring 2014

Mario Kart 8 Drifting Onto Wii U in Spring 2014

Gravity defying 3D tracks to be introduced

During today's E3 Nintendo Direct broadcast, Satoru Iwata confirmed Mario Kart 8, the Wii U debut of the karting series. It picks up various ideas from its Wii and 3DS predecessors, yet surprisingly won't be available this year — it's been given a release window of Spring 2014. The footage shown was...

News: Discover A New Type in Pokémon X & Y

Discover A New Type in Pokémon X & Y

It's super effective!

Pokémon fans, the type chart is about to get a shake up. During its E3 Nintendo Direct presentation, Satoru Iwata announced that Pokémon X & Y will feature a brand new type of Pokémon: Fairy. Super effective against Dragons, several existing Pokémon have been reclassified under the type. Jigglypuff, Marill, Gardevoir...