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Video: Epic Launch Trailer Shows Off The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

Epic Launch Trailer Shows Off The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

There's also a gorgeous orchestrated video for art contest winners

Wii U eShop enthusiasts in North America may already be adventuring through The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD, but for everyone else the wait continues for its official arrival on 4th October. That's surprisingly close, however, and Nintendo UK has now released its own rather...

News: SnowCastle Games Keen on Public Beta Testing and In-Game DLC Purchases for the Wii U eShop

SnowCastle Games Keen on Public Beta Testing and In-Game DLC Purchases for the Wii U eShop

Nintendo aims to be accommodating

While the current rate of arrival for new download-only titles on the Wii U eShop could be considered rather slow, the coming months look set to bring us a handsome range of new games, many of them multiplatform. With Nintendo's free Unity tools and generally supportive terms attracting a number of studios —...

Video: Level-5's Wii U RPG Wonder Flick Gets A Gameplay-Laden Trailer

Level-5's Wii U RPG Wonder Flick Gets A Gameplay-Laden Trailer

Next-gen role playing with old school sensibilities

We revealed recently that Level-5's next big project is an RPG for the Wii U, PS3, PS4, Xbox One and PS Vita. Wonder Flick is due in Japan next year and will feature connectivity with a mobile application for smartphones and tablets. Level-5's Akihiro Hino insists that this link "goes beyond the...

News: Pokémon X & Y Will Unlock Multilingual Pokédex Entries Depending on Trades

Pokémon X & Y Will Unlock Multilingual Pokédex Entries Depending on Trades

Like having your own personal Roselia Stone

Pokémon X & Y are already the most globally synchronised entries in the series to date with a simultaneous worldwide release; now it is reportedly confirmed that a feature allowing Pokédex entries in multiple languages will also be part of the titles. Speaking to Nintendo World Report, Director...

News: Sonic Lost World Will Dash Away With Plenty of Memory on Wii U and 3DS

Sonic Lost World Will Dash Away With Plenty of Memory on Wii U and 3DS

We've got both file sizes for you to check out

With Sonic Lost World now powering up a spin dash for its October release on the Wii U and 3DS, those most interested in a purchase have the usual choice of sticking with a retail disc — old skool — or opting for an eShop download instead. Those considering the eShop route may want to know that...

News: SEGA: Sonic Titles Perform "Really, Really Well on Nintendo Platforms"

SEGA: Sonic Titles Perform "Really, Really Well on Nintendo Platforms"

The design philosophy behind parkour controls is explained

Amidst a sizeable contingent of first party software this Holiday season, the arrival of Sonic Lost World on the Wii U and 3DS is certainly a cause for some third-party optimism. Our own first impressions were full of praise, and we're hopeful that the final product will deliver on the...

News: New Sonic Lost World Trailer Reveals A Slight Delay to North American Release

New Sonic Lost World Trailer Reveals A Slight Delay to North American Release

European remains unaffected for the time being

The latest trailer for Sonic Lost World for the Wii U and 3DS reveals that the hotly anticipated release is due to suffer a delay across North America. The Deadly Six extended trailer, which features Sonic encountering each member of his evil enemies, confirms that the upcoming SEGA title won't reach...

News: Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games is Sliding Onto Wii U This November

Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games is Sliding Onto Wii U This November

Wear your gloves, it's going to get nippy

Back in May, a SEGA-themed Nintendo Direct broadcast revealed Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, becoming the first Mario & Sonic title on the Wii U and bringing with it a new set of events for Nintendo's current home console. A release date was yet to be confirmed for Mario and...

News: Banking Dream and Cafe Dream Will Come To The 3DS eShop Next Year

Banking Dream and Cafe Dream Will Come To The 3DS eShop Next Year

CIRCLE Entertainment cancels the DSiWare development

CIRCLE Entertainment is behind the DSiWare titles Publisher Dream and Bookstore Dream and not too long ago it confirmed it would be bringing Banking Dream and Cafe Dream to the platform. However, it has now confirmed both these games have been cancelled, although it won't be the last we see of...

News: Renegade Kid Hopes To Bury Treasurenauts in The 3DS eShop in December

Renegade Kid Hopes To Bury Treasurenauts in The 3DS eShop in December

It's been given an ESRB rating of E10+

Renegade Kid is currently developing a 2D platformer for the 3DS called Treasurenauts, which features customisable characters and local multiplayer. The studio behind Mutant Mudds has said it will emerge in the fourth quarter of 2013 and it looks as though that will be the case as co-founder Jools Watsham has...

Developer Interview: Eric Carter on Skylanders: SWAP Force for Wii U

Eric Carter on Skylanders: SWAP Force for Wii U

Producer discusses UI differences and developing on Wii U

At the time of writing, the launch of Skylanders: SWAP Force, the third instalment in the highly successful Skylanders game series, is just a few short weeks away. In preparation for its release, we were generously invited to tour Vicarious Visions headquarters in Albany, NY to learn a...

Hands On: Skylanders: SWAP Force

Skylanders: SWAP Force

We visit Vicarious Visions HQ to check out Skylanders: SWAP Force

It’s difficult to believe that the Skylanders franchise — a series that has sold millions of copies worldwide and has spawned a multitude of sequels and spin-offs — is only just turning two years old. Since the 2011 release of the series debut, Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure,...

Interview: Junichi Masuda and Hironobu Yoshida Discuss Pokémon X and Y, Mega Evolutions and the 2DS

Junichi Masuda and Hironobu Yoshida Discuss Pokémon X and Y, Mega Evolutions and the 2DS

On the road to Luminose City

On 12th October budding Pokémon masters will be able to explore first-hand the beautiful polygonal 3D environments of the French-inspired region of Kalos, where trainers rush around on roller-skates and a giant Ryhorn snoozes outside your front door. We caught up with Pokémon X and Y's Director Junichi Masuda and...

News: System 3 Confirms James Pond: Codename Robocod Reboot For 3DS And Wii U

System 3 Confirms James Pond: Codename Robocod Reboot For 3DS And Wii U

UPDATE: IP owner Gameware comments on the news

Update: Gameware's PJ Belcher has gotten in touch to clarify the ownership of the Pond name: Gameware owns the full IP to Pond, but to help keep the brand alive it has be licensing the rights to Robocod (specifically) for other developers to bring him to new platforms. This was true of the DS, GBA PS1...

News: New Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! Screenshots Come into View

New Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! Screenshots Come into View

Finn and friends are going on an adventure

Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! is being released very soon according to D3Publisher. It's the follow up to the equally bizarrely named Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d you steal our garbage?!, which was on 3DS and DS. This time round Finn, Jake, Marceline, Cinnamon Bun and...

News: Pokémon X & Y Nearly Had a Feature To Translate Pokémon Cries

Pokémon X & Y Nearly Had a Feature To Translate Pokémon Cries

"Stop force-feeding me Poké Puffs!"

October is just around the bend, which means you'll soon be able to try out the intriguing new features tucked away in Pokémon X & Y, such as Pokémon Amie and Super Training. But what about the features that didn't quite make the final cut? We recently spoke with Director Junichi Masuda and Designer...

First Impressions: Pokémon X & Y

Pokémon X & Y

Katy and Martin go hands-on

We were recently lucky enough to get some hands-on time with Pokémon X & Y, and see in advance what sort of impact the new 3D engine and gameplay has had on the core Pokémon franchise. As two of us were able to attend the event and both experience the game individually on some shiny 2DS systems, our first...

News: Junichi Masuda Confirms That the Pokémon X & Y Overworld is 2D Only

Junichi Masuda Confirms That the Pokémon X & Y Overworld is 2D Only

"We really wanted to make the overworld as beautiful as possible"

There has been some online chatter over the past 24 hours suggesting that the overworld in Pokémon X & Y is 2D only, naturally leading to some disappointment amongst all of the hype around the title. Speaking to Digital Spy, director Junichi Masuda confirmed that to be the case,...

Video: This Tokyo Game Show Sonic Lost World Trailer is Rather Impressive

This Tokyo Game Show Sonic Lost World Trailer is Rather Impressive

Oh my giddy Aunt

With its October dual release on the Wii U and 3DS getting ever closer, we can expect SEGA to start making plenty of noise about Sonic Lost World in the coming weeks. Exclusive to Nintendo's systems and incorporating some Wisp elements seen in Sonic Colours, early impressions — including our own — have given out plenty of...