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News: Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths Coming To Wii U and 3DS This October

Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths Coming To Wii U and 3DS This October

Will be in French, a Kickstarter campaign may bring English localisation

Back in May we reported that Neko Entertainment would be bringing a Mysterious Cities of Gold title to Wii U and 3DS this fall but the developer revealed little other details. More information has now appeared on the horizon, including the title of the upcoming game:...

News: Nintendo "Pedaling" The Wii U On Tour De France TV Coverage

Nintendo "Pedaling" The Wii U On Tour De France TV Coverage

Apologies in advance for the wheely terrible pun

The Wii U has provided some truly amazing gameplay experiences in the short time it has been available on the market, but few dedicated fans would argue that Nintendo has done its best to promote the system to the general public. TV and magazine advertising has been curiously thin on the ground —...

News: Penélope Cruz Has the Answer in Professor Layton Advert

Penélope Cruz Has the Answer in Professor Layton Advert

Cruz control

Movie star, Oscar winner and one-time moustache-wearer Penélope Cruz has returned for another stint at Nintendo advertising, this time turning her considerable talents to Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask. During a break in filming, Ms Cruz and her sister Monica are playing the latest entry in Level 5's puzzle series. Penélope...

News: Whoever said Penélope Cruz, You Were Right!

Whoever said Penélope Cruz, You Were Right!

Unlikely moustache wearer

In the latest of a long line of celebrity tie-ups, Penélope Cruz has joined forces with her sister, fellow actress Mónica Cruz, to star in a new campaign for New Super Mario Bros. 2. Nintendo teased us yesterday with a picture of the star without revealing who it might be. Our readers had lots of good guesses including...

News: Kirby Gets His Own TV Channel in Europe Tomorrow

Kirby Gets His Own TV Channel in Europe Tomorrow

Pink all over your TV

The Nintendo Download for Europe dropped earlier, but there was no mention of an extra special feature awaiting tomorrow: a free download of Kirby cartoons. The Kirby TV Channel on Wii will offer over 50 episodes, though only four will be available for streaming at any one time. New episodes will become available on Monday and...

News: Reggie Demos Kid Icarus AR, Skyward Sword and More on TV

Reggie Demos Kid Icarus AR, Skyward Sword and More on TV

With his old mate Jimmy Fallon

Reggie Fils-Aime and Jimmy Fallon are best mates; last year Reggie appeared on Late Night to show the host the 3DS, and this year he's taken to the airwaves again to demonstrate some more upcoming titles. Kid Icarus: Uprising's augmented reality card battle mode is the first game shown, followed by a little bit of Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword and finishing off with..

News: Pac-Man Returns to Our TV Screens Via Unscripted Series

Pac-Man Returns to Our TV Screens Via Unscripted Series

Game show tie-in, come on down!

Remember all those old TV shows based on your favourite video game franchises? Whatever happened to those? Oh, wait. They disappeared into the mist of time either because they were instantly forgettable, or television networks grew tired of them. In conjunction with the 30th anniversary of one of video gaming's most...