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News: Former Argonaut Staffer Is Reviving The Legendary Neo Geo Title Windjammers On 3DS

Former Argonaut Staffer Is Reviving The Legendary Neo Geo Title Windjammers On 3DS

Say hello to Power Disc Slam

For those of you with fond memories of fast-paced sports arcade games like Windjammers from the good old days, it will come as great news to hear that newly-formed UK based Chequered Cow Games is bringing the magic back with Power Disc Slam, set to arrive on the 3DS eShop early next year. This modern take on the...

News: Get Ready To Blast Off With Space Dave!

Get Ready To Blast Off With Space Dave!

Dave in space

We really liked Choice Provisions recent frantic arcade-inspired platformer Woah Dave!, next up from developer MiniVisions is Space Dave! which is described as a spiritual successor to this readily-avaible eShop entry; you can think of this new title as a modern take on the fixed shooters of yesteryear. Taking a page from classic...

News: New Style Boutique 2 Uses amiibo To Keep You At The Forefront of Fashion, Struts To Europe This November

New Style Boutique 2 Uses amiibo To Keep You At The Forefront of Fashion, Struts To Europe This November

Style savvy

Are you a budding fashionista? If so, the not-at-all clumsily-named Nintendo presents: New Style Boutique 2 - Fashion Forward might be one to keep an eye on when it lands on the 3DS on the 20th of November in Europe. It's your chance to rise to the top of the fashion world as the manager of their very own boutique. You aren't confined to...

Video: Take A Look At How Monster Hunter Stories Is Shaping Up On 3DS

Take A Look At How Monster Hunter Stories Is Shaping Up On 3DS

Beautiful monster

The Tokyo Game Show is in full swing and lots of upcoming games are being shown for the first time on the show floor. One of these which is of great interest to us is Capcom's Monster Hunter Stories, a spin-off game with a very different art style to the classic Monster Hunter series which we know and love. In this official...

News: Chasing Dead To Bring Horror And FPS Action To The Wii U eShop Soon

Chasing Dead To Bring Horror And FPS Action To The Wii U eShop Soon

A glimpse of a dark future

It has to be said the Wii U isn't particularly well served when it comes to the genre of horror games and first person shooters; we have Fatal Frame and Devil's Third to look forward to (although the jury is still out on the latter), but a game which combines the two genres has to be embraced with both arms. Enter Chasing...

News: PewDiePie Fans May Recognise "Coolest Puzzle Game Ever" Dreii, Which Is Coming To Wii U Soon

PewDiePie Fans May Recognise "Coolest Puzzle Game Ever" Dreii, Which Is Coming To Wii U Soon

Connecting people with cross-platform multiplayer

You'd be forgiven for having not heard about indie game Drei yet, but we hate to break it to you - it's kind of a big deal. YouTube megastar PewDiePie declared it the "coolest puzzle game ever", so there you go! A new version of of the award-winning puzzler by the marginally longer name of Dreii...

Video: Check Out This Q.U.B.E: Director's Cut Speed Run

Check Out This Q.U.B.E: Director's Cut Speed Run

New video shows extended puzzling gameplay

We first heard that first-person puzzler Q.U.B.E. - The Director's Cut would be arriving on the Wii U back in April 2013. You'd be forgiven if you had forgotten all about this intriguing Portal 2-style game, but thankfully GRIP Games hasn't given up on the idea of a Wii U release; we're assured that it wil

News: Extreme Exorcism is Creeping Onto the Wii U eShop Soon

Extreme Exorcism is Creeping Onto the Wii U eShop Soon

I ain't afraid of no ghosts!

The good folks at UK-based Ripstone Publishing have teamed up with indie devs Golden Ruby Games to bring the paranormal platformer and spooky party game Extreme Exorcism to the Wii U eShop later this year. Not for the faint hearted, Extreme Exorcism is an arena platformer where every move you make comes back to haunt...

News: Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem’s Character Designer Speaks Of New Challenge

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem’s Character Designer Speaks Of New Challenge

Toi8 Tackles New Crossover

World renowned character designer, toi8, takes to Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem's Official Blog to share a little more about himself. We all know and love him for his work on hack//The Movie and Chain Chronicle movie, but did you know that working for Nintendo has been a huge dream of his? "As part of the generation...

News: Splatoon Creation Was Inspired by Rare's Perfect Dark

Splatoon Creation Was Inspired by Rare's Perfect Dark

Making something fun, new, different and not a shooter

As the release date for Nintendo's colourful multiplayer ink-em-up Splatoon draws ever closer, we're starting to get more and more insights into the rationale behind the development of the game. GamesRadar+ recently interviewed Producer Hisashi Nogami and it turns out that Rare's classic N64 FPS...

News: Scram Kitty Developer Praises the Wii U and Mentions New Project

Scram Kitty Developer Praises the Wii U and Mentions New Project

“It always brings a lot of new potential to gameplay”

Many of you may remember Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails. The crazy rail shooter took its name rather literally and featured a gunner that moved along physical rails, with the goal being to shoot all the evil mice in a space station and save all the cats. It was a pretty strange setting;...

News: Curve Digital is Plotting an Honest Release With The Swindle on Wii U

Curve Digital is Plotting an Honest Release With The Swindle on Wii U

Steampunk Heist

Curve Digital recently announced a partnership with Size Five Games to bring its Steampunk Cybercrime Caper, The Swindle, to the Wii U eShop in 2015. This version of The Swindle will be developed and published by Curve, and will launch on the Wii U and practically every other platform know to man except the 3DS. Dan Marshall,...

News: Mario Party 10 Gets It Started With Wii U on 20th March

Mario Party 10 Gets It Started With Wii U on 20th March

It's almost time to party

In today's Nintendo Direct broadcast it was revealed that Mario Party 10 will be released on the Wii U on 20th March in both Europe and North America. In addition to the standard Mario Party mode, the game will feature an new "amiibo Party mode", which brings amiibo compatibility to the classic party-game series. Certain...