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Time Travelers PSP Outperformed By Next Gen Counterparts

Time Travelers PSP Outperformed By Next Gen Counterparts Last week, Level-5’s Time Travelers made its debut on the Playstation Vita and Nintendo 3DS, both doing enough to place in the top ten in the Japanese software charts. This week, the Playstation Portable version made its debut. It did not outperform the 3DS and Vita versions. In fact, the game did not...
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Pachter Speaks About 3DS XL, Vita

Pachter Speaks About 3DS XL, Vita Analyst Michael Pachter has spoken to VG247 about the Nintendo 3DS XL and the Playstation Vita. With the 3DS XL, he believes that the larger version won’t make a big splash on the market. He says, “The larger [3DS] format is not all that compelling for the consumer and, although I think the XL will...
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Wario Land and Planet Crashers dash to the eShop

Wario Land and Planet Crashers dash to the eShop After a good wait, one of the best Game Boy titles has finally hit the eShop…at least in my eyes, anyway. Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 places players in the role of Wario as he schemes his way to steal a giant golden statue of Princess Toadstool.  I have a lot of fond memories with this title, as...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 Strategy Guide Details

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Strategy Guide Details Want a step up on the competition? Want to know all the secrets to a game? Want to be able to 100% complete a game? Well Prima Games have you covered with their line of strategy guides, the latest of which happens to be for the hotly anticipated upcoming sequel to New Super Mario Bros. called simply New...
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Konami Reveals PlayerID For PES 2013

Konami Reveals PlayerID For PES 2013 In the latest video of the “Introducing PES 2013” series, Konami has shown off the latest gameplay feature for the upcoming entry to the Pro Evolution Soccer series, Pro Evolution Soccer 2013. The game is set for a Fall 2012 release and will be coming to the Playstation 3, Playstation Portable,...
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Mario eShop Prices to get a Slashing during the Next Month

Mario eShop Prices to get a Slashing during the Next Month New Super Mario Bros. 2 is right around the corner, and we here at Capsule are excited to get our coin loving hands on the game. One month can be quite a wait though, so Nintendo have announced that they will be slashing prices on the best Mario titles in the eShop so that fans can contain that urge for the...
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Cooking Mama Combo Packs Due out August 14

Cooking Mama Combo Packs Due out August 14 A while back, Majesco announced some nice value packs that are soon to hit the DS and Wii, which puts two older titles into one package for a fraction of their original price-tag, which means Mama is seeing six re-releases in one day. Mama’s Combo Pack Volume 1 includes Cooking Mama and Cooking Mama:...
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3DS Digital Download Cards will be slightly cheaper than retail

3DS Digital Download Cards will be slightly cheaper than retail When Nintendo revealed that they would be releasing their games both physically and digitally in the future, starting with New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Demon Training, they also revealed that they would be selling digital download cards for gamers to purchase at various retail stores. Well the first store in...
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Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels Headed to Japan’s eShop

Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels Headed to Japan’s eShop Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels was one of those titles that never came to America when it first came out, but lived on through ports dating back to the SNES (All Stars ring a bell?). Fans of that game can look forward to it getting another digital release in Japan, as it’s set to hit the 3DS eShop...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 Gets Some Club Nintendo Extras!

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Gets Some Club Nintendo Extras! Well, everyone it looks like the mushrooms will have to wait. Nintendo has announced that if you purchase New Super Mario Bros. 2 from the eshop, you will get some extra coins to use on Club Nintedno. You will get a total of one-hundred extra coins if you make your purchase from the eshop but they have also...
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PES 2013 Demo Dropping In On July 25

PES 2013 Demo Dropping In On July 25 Konami has announced that the first demo of Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 will be released on July 25 on the Playstation Network, Xbox Live and on PC via www.konami-pes2013.com. This date is for Europe and Australia. The demo will allow players to experience PES FullControl, where players are given total...
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Time Travelers Reach Top 10 In Japanese Chart

Time Travelers Reach Top 10 In Japanese Chart Time Travelers made its debut on both the Playstation Vita and Nintendo 3DS this week. The Level-5 story driven game didn’t make a big splash on the Japanese scene. Both versions sold a combined 19,648 units, which isn’t great news. This is the second time that a new IP that Level-5 have created...
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Nintendo Introduce Mid-Month Club Nintendo Reward

Nintendo Introduce Mid-Month Club Nintendo Reward Normally, all digital rewards through Club Nintendo come at the beginning of a month, and expire at the end like clockwork. This month is the start of something new however, as Elektroplankton has expired early (as of July 15th), and a new digital release has already taken it’s place. Starship Defense...
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Ubisoft Announces The Hip Hop Dance Experience

Ubisoft Announces The Hip Hop Dance Experience Lovers of hip hop, it’s time to put those hands in the air as Ubisoft will be bringing The Hip Hop Dance Experience to your nearest Wii or Xbox 360 with Kinect support. Developed by iNiS, a music game developer, The Hip Hop Dance Experience will feature over 750 hip hop dance moves and 40 hip hop...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 Trailer Shows some Tanooki

New Super Mario Bros. 2 Trailer Shows some Tanooki Next month, New Super Mario Bros. 2 launches on the 3DS and will bring all of it’s loot with it. We know all about the coin gimmickry in this installment, but Nintendo have now released a trailer to show off the gameplay in action. It looks like your solid platforming fare with the previously...
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Nintendo’s 8-Bit Summer Rolls on with Kirby, Sword of Hope, and More!

Nintendo’s 8-Bit Summer Rolls on with Kirby, Sword of Hope, and More! We are now in week two of Nintendo’s 8-Bit Summer, and Ninty have got quite a lot to offer this week in their download scene. The two most notable are Kirby’s Pinball Land and Sword of Hope II, which both seen life on the original Game Boy. Now, Kirby’s Pinball Land is pretty...
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The Nintendo 3DS Passes 5 Million Sold in the U.S.

The Nintendo 3DS Passes 5 Million Sold in the U.S. Remember when the 3DS was in a slump? Well, that is a distant memory now, as Nintendo have now revealed that the 3DS has sold over 5 Million units to date in the United States alone. Not too shabby at all, considering many called the handheld a “doomed” device. Here an official statement from...
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Mario Kart 7 Trophies come to Club Nintendo in Europe

Mario Kart 7 Trophies come to Club Nintendo in Europe At this moment, I really wish I lived in Europe right now. Today, Nintendo of Europe listed three new rewards for Club Nintendo of the region – a trio of Mario Kart 7 trophy replicas. As you see above, the leaf, shell, and special cups look amazing in reality, and would make a beautiful set piece for...
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Time-lapse plant video coming free to 3DS eShop

Time-lapse plant video coming free to 3DS eShop For a while, only assorted videos of magic tricks and such were available from the 3DS eShop while things got up and running. Now, though, the service is thriving with new games being put up for download each week, and a new video is going to be made available for the same video service that was once all 3DS...
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Rumor: Majora’s Mask 3DS XL bundle on the way?

Rumor: Majora’s Mask 3DS XL bundle on the way? There have been a few reports lately that the 3DS XL will likely be getting a system bundle some point after it is being released. As for the game meant to be bundled with the 3DS XL, it is currently thought that The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask will be given the 3D treatment similar to the Ocarina...
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Two Time Travelers Commercials Released

Two Time Travelers Commercials Released This week sees the release of Time Travelers, Level-5’s handheld story driven game, for Nintendo 3DS, Playstation Portable and Playstation Vita. To help promote the game, Level-5 is airing two commercials in Japan. The first commercial, “Change The Present,” shows off game footage in a...
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3DS XL will be playable at Comic-Con

3DS XL will be playable at Comic-Con Nintendo has stated that attendees of the San Diego Comic-Con this week will have the opportunity to go hands-on with its new 3DS XL system, over a month ahead of its US release on 19th August (UK launch on 28th July). In addition to its booth at the show, Nintendo will also have a Nintendo Gaming Lounge...
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Miyamoto Addresses Metroid for the Wii U

Miyamoto Addresses Metroid for the Wii U During E3, a lot of fans went in thinking we would see a new Metroid game revealed for the Wii U. Yes, Other M wasn’t a huge success, but people still love Samus and it’s easy to see that the franchise would be perfect for Nintendo’s upcoming platform. It seems that fans are not the only...
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Heroes Of Ruin Review

Heroes Of Ruin Review Heroes Of Ruin Publisher: Square Enix Developer: n-Space Platforms: Nintendo 3DS Release Date: June 15, 2012 Price: $39.99 – Available Here Overview: A good idea can only get you so far. Execution is what makes a good idea a great idea. Heroes of Ruin is a good idea, without a doubt. The concept...
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2012 Platinum and Gold Club Nintendo Rewards Revealed!

2012 Platinum and Gold Club Nintendo Rewards Revealed! The time has finally come for Club Nintendo members in North America. Those of you who hit Platinum or Gold status in 2012 have quite a choice ahead, as that is what this year’s gift is. In a move that is more than likely due to the large quantity of Club Nintendo members hitting Platinum this year,...
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Zelda, Golf, Tennis and some Pottery Slide into the eShop

Zelda, Golf, Tennis and some Pottery Slide into the eShop Welcome to the first week of Nintendo’s 8-bit Summer! This week Nintendo are tackling the classics and giving us a nice gulp of sports and what-not with a slew of digital releases. First up comes the legendary and original beast that started it all, The Legend of Zelda. This NES port was original...
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