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Video: Japanese Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Trailer Swings Into View

Japanese Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Trailer Swings Into View

The Kongs go bananas when they get the cold shoulder

A new Japanese video showcasing footage from the upcoming Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze has appeared, and it's chock-full of gameplay bits that may help tide fans over until the game's February launch. The video — which may contain spoilers for players who are trying to avoid seeing too...

News: Former Pikmin Director Currently Working On "Original Title" for Nintendo

Former Pikmin Director Currently Working On "Original Title" for Nintendo

Veteran designer seems to be back in action

Nintendo may be looking to shake things up with an entirely new intellectual property in the near future, and former Pikmin director Masamichi Abe is tipped to be involved with the project's development. The revelation comes from current Tekken lead Katushiro Harada, who tweeted in response to a fan...

News: These Wii U Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag Screenshots Look Very Pretty Indeed

These Wii U Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag Screenshots Look Very Pretty Indeed

Yarr, it looks to be a decent Port!

By now, we're used to publishers being coy when it comes to showing off their Wii U versions of multiplatform games. More often than not, we won't actually get to see Wii U-specific footage or screenshots until the day of launch, when the community gets its hands on the game. Silence is deafening, as they say, and...

News: Nicalis: Kemco's Mobile RPG Grinsia Coming to 3DS

Nicalis: Kemco's Mobile RPG Grinsia Coming to 3DS

May give retro fans a reason to smile

Fans of the old-school JRPG style may want to keep an eye on developer Nicalis, as it's recently announced plans to bring Kemco’s Grinsia to the 3DS. The reveal was made in an exclusive two-page interview with Nicalis’s Tyron Rodriquez in Nintendo Force magazine. Grinsia is among Kemco’s number of RPGs...

News: Miyamoto: Zelda Wii U Was Considered For Display At This Year's E3

Miyamoto: Zelda Wii U Was Considered For Display At This Year's E3

The game is progressing nicely

Fans of the Zelda series were treated to footage and information on both The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD, and the newly titled The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. This was more than enough to feed our needy ears, however a lot of us are itching to hear about the Zelda title in development for the Wii U...

News: Dress To Play: Magic Bubbles Coming To North America On 16th May

Dress To Play: Magic Bubbles Coming To North America On 16th May

Clothes and bubbles galore

Coder Child and Enjoy-Up games have today announced that upcoming 3DS eShop title, Dress To Play: Magic Bubbles, will burst onto the virtual store in North America this month, on 16th May. Similar to Dress To Play: Cute Witches, the game allows you to accessorise your own character - male or female - as you wish. There...

News: Big John Games Bids A Fond Farewell To DSiWare With Working Dawgs: Rivet Retriever

Big John Games Bids A Fond Farewell To DSiWare With Working Dawgs: Rivet Retriever

Top dawg

Big John Games has lifted the lid on what will be its final DSiWare release. Working Dawgs: Rivet Retriever is an action platform title which will retail for the modest sum of 200 DSi Points (or $1.99 on the 3DS eShop). The sequel to Working Dawgs: A-Maze-ing Pipes, Rivet Retriever is set across 20 different levels. Playing as Ace, you...

News: Nintendo Set To Host Mysterious 3DS Event In A Couple Of Weeks

Nintendo Set To Host Mysterious 3DS Event In A Couple Of Weeks

What will it include?

Nintendo is planning to host an all day 3DS event in just a couple of weeks in San Francisco for selected members of the press, ourselves included naturally. Major titles arriving in the coming weeks include Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D and the hotly anticipated Animal Crossing: New Leaf, so we can only assume that these...

News: Real Heroes: Firefighter Sequel In Development For Wii U

Real Heroes: Firefighter Sequel In Development For Wii U

Flame on

The CEO of Scientifically Proven Entertainment has exclusively revealed to us that his company is working on a semi-sequel to the popular Real Heroes: Firefighter series. Previously available on Wii and 3DS, the franchise puts you in the position of a fireman attempting to douse the flames and rescue people from crumbling structures...