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New Super Mario Bros. 2 coming to North America in August

New Super Mario Bros. 2 coming to North America in August Last night during a Nintendo Direct event, Nintendo revealed that there would be a new Super Mario game coming to the Nintendo 3DS. At the time the game, which is to be called New Super Mario Bros. 2 was only announced for a Japanese release in August, but today Nintendo of America released their own set of...
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Rhythm Thief and the Emperor’s Treasure Review

Rhythm Thief and the Emperor’s Treasure Review Rhythm Thief and the Emperor’s Treasure Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Sega Platforms: Nintendo 3DS Release Date: 12/04/2012 Price: $39.95 – Available Here Overview: The Nintendo DS was home to many great visual novel style experiences that featured a fun collection of puzzles and mini-games, all...
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Europe Will Host Own Nintendo Direct Tonight

Europe Will Host Own Nintendo Direct Tonight Nintendo Direct is done in Japan for another quarter. However, the announcements will still continue as Nintendo of Europe will host their own Nintendo Direct conferences to supplement the sleuth of announcements made during Japan’s Nintendo Direct conference. The Nintendo Direct conference divulges...
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3D Classics: Kid Icarus hits the eShop…

3D Classics: Kid Icarus hits the eShop… After quite a wait, the original journey for Pit has hit the eShop for all those who chose not to pre-order. 3D Classics: Kid Icarus leads this week of Nintendo downloads, and looks to be the strongest and most worthy title up for grabs this week on the eShop scene. As expected, the price point is $5.99, so...
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WIN – Pandora’s Tower (Wii) / Pandora’s Tower The Art Book

WIN – Pandora’s Tower (Wii) / Pandora’s Tower The Art Book   WIN: Pandora’s Tower (Wii) / Pandora’s Tower The Art Book Pandora’s Tower is the latest action-packed RPG to come from Nintendo and is available exclusively on Wii. With real-time combat, motion controls, multiple endings and a unique relationship system, Pandora’s Tower offers a unique...
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MDK2 Developer: “No More Nintendo Development”

MDK2 Developer: “No More Nintendo Development” Developers seem to be enjoying sounding off on Twitter profiles as of late, with the most recent being Beamdog’s Trent Oster. For those unfamiliar with Beamdog, they recently distributed MDK2 digitally through the service, which was apparently not too successful on Beamdog’s part. As a result,...
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Pikmin 3 and New Mario to be shown at E3 2012

Pikmin 3 and New Mario to be shown at E3 2012 Nintendo have finally confirmed what many of their more vocal fans have desperately speculated in hope that saying something in mass unison would make it a reality. Low and behold that mass unison of salivation and behaviour likened to that of a common beggar, Nintendo have revealed that there will in fact...
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Bluemouth Announces new Super Mario 3DS Accessories

Bluemouth Announces new Super Mario 3DS Accessories Have a 3DS, but have no nice storage options at the moment? Well, hold on to your wallets as Bluemouth are soon to have you covered with their newly announced line of Super Mario 3DS cases and accessories, which are due out this May and show some love to Mario, Peach, and Yoshi. Details for each set of merch...
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Alien Chaos 3D Coming to Europe for 3DS

Alien Chaos 3D Coming to Europe for 3DS Reef Entertainment announced today that they’re bringing a new game to the European Nintendo 3DS eShop this Summer.  Alien Chaos 3D is not your normal shooter game, featuring weapons from a Peashooter to an Explosive Flaming Chainsaw Shotgun.  The game stars Really Shooter, a part-time commando,...
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First trailer for Pokemon Black 2 and White 2

First trailer for Pokemon Black 2 and White 2 Hot off the internet presses is the very first trailer for the next entry in the Pokemon franchise, Pokemon Black 2 and White 2, and this one is a two minute trailer showing off plenty. Main things showcased in the trailer are the new characters, with some of the game’s gym leaders shown as well. The...
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New Details Emerge for Pokemon Black and White 2

New Details Emerge for Pokemon Black and White 2 News is starting to come out for Pokemon Black and White 2, which are both set to hit the DS in Japan in just two months. CoroCoro revealed new details in a recent issue for both games, detailing the new set of characters we will see, as well as just where players will need to go for this brand new...
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Pokémon Conquest coming to Australia as well

Pokémon Conquest coming to Australia as well We already know that Pokémon + Nobunaga’s Ambition will be released in North America under its new title, Pokémon Conquest but what about the rest of the world? Well at least Australia will be getting the title because even though Nintendo hasn’t announced a PAL version of the game, a rating for ...
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Nintendo’s new viral video is edgy

Nintendo’s new viral video is edgy Usually when people think of think of Nintendo ads, they don’t think of models, Joel McHale, and “extreme subtlety.”  However, in attempting to capture a different audience of people, that is exactly what Nintendo put in their latest advertisement for the 3DS. Will this difference...
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Possible release date for Pokemon Black & White 2 listed as June 23

Possible release date for Pokemon Black & White 2 listed as June 23 While Nintendo and Pokemon Co. have been relatively quiet about a specific release date for Pokemon Black & White 2 in Japan except for a vague June release window. However it seems that an online retailer has chosen to put their own little release date on the title. To be a bit more specific, that...
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Top 5 Games That Absolutely Have To Be Played This Easter

Top 5 Games That Absolutely Have To Be Played This Easter Easter time, the time of year where we celebrate Christ’s respawn into the land of the living. This holiday is a coming together of friends and family under the sanctity of religion, God and the other holy spirits. Us here at Capsule Computers have gathered what we believe to be the top-most games...
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Hirokazu Yasuhara now working at Nintendo

Hirokazu Yasuhara now working at Nintendo Hirokazu Yasuhara is now working at  Nintendo Software Technology in Redmond.  He was part of the creative team that launched Sonic the Hedgehog and started working at Sega in 1988.  In the year 2000, he went 2K Sports and then went to Naughty Dog in 2002, where he worked on the Jak and Uncharted...
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PokePark 2: Wonders Beyond Review

PokePark 2: Wonders Beyond Review PokePark 2: Wonders Beyond Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Creatures Inc. Platforms: Nintendo Wii Release Date: March 29, 2012 Price: $49.99 - Available Here Overview: When a game has the name Nintendo tagged on it’s case, one usually expects the game to be worth the dollar. Nintendo has just...
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Mario Tennis Open Trailer – Special Games

Mario Tennis Open Trailer – Special Games Nintendo have released a new trailer for the hotly anticipated next instalment in the Mario Tennis franchise, Mario Tennis Open. The trailer for Mario Tennis Open focuses on the Special Games mode, which features a series of creative mini games. You can check out the Mario Tennis Open ‘Special...
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Pokemon + Nobunaga’s Ambition Coming to the U.S as Pokemon Conquest

Pokemon + Nobunaga’s Ambition Coming to the U.S as Pokemon Conquest When Pokemon + Nobunaga’s Ambition was first announced for the Nintendo DS, many were skeptical that the game would ever see a western release. The DS is winding down, and Nobunaga’s Ambition is something that most outside of Japan have not even heard of thus far. Luckily, Nintendo have been in...
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Club Nintendo’s April Rewards Include Metal Torrent & More!

Club Nintendo’s April Rewards Include Metal Torrent & More! It’s rewards time yet again and those who have saved their coins on Club Nintendo can now choose from three new games from the Wii and 3DS eShop to download. This month, the offerings are a bit more obscure, but are sure to catch the interest of fans of puzzle-fanatics, shmuppers, and those who get...
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Kid Icarus: Uprising Review

Kid Icarus: Uprising Review Kid Icarus: Uprising Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Project Sora Platforms: Nintendo 3DS Release Date: March 29, 2012 Price: $41.00 - Available Here Overview: It has been 25 years since Kid Icarus was released on the Nintendo Entertainment System. A quarter century later the franchise has finally,...
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Mario Party 9 Review

Mario Party 9 Review Mario Party 9 Developer: Nd Cube Co. Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Wii Release Date:  March 2 (EU), March 8 (Aus), March 11 (US), April 26 (Jap)   Overview Of Mario’s various ventures, the Mario Party series is perhaps the most quickly dismissed amongst gamers. Announced very quietly at E3...
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Gogo’s Crazy Bones out now for the Nintendo DS!

Gogo’s Crazy Bones out now for the Nintendo DS! As of late, Gamemill have been bringing popular toys into the video game universe quite frequently, and their latest conversion has hit the Nintendo DS today in the form of Gogo’s Crazy Bones. For those unfamiliar with the craze, Gogo’s Crazy Bones is…you guessed it, a popular toy series that...
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Get a golden Reggie Mii on your Nintendo 3DS today on its anniversary

Get a golden Reggie Mii on your Nintendo 3DS today on its anniversary There isn’t too much time left in the day but Nintendo 3DS owners in North America can turn on their Nintendo 3DSs and leave them to collect a brand new spot pass. This spot pass brings with it a special Mii, one that features some nice golden pants who loves playing Kid Icarus: Uprising. The Mii...
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SpeedThru: Potzol’s Puzzle arriving on the eShop in April

SpeedThru: Potzol’s Puzzle arriving on the eShop in April Fans of puzzle video games should keep an eye out for the upcoming SpeedThru: Potzol’s Puzzle, which will be arriving as a digital download on the Nintendo eShop on 5 April 2012, and will be exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS platform. This unique puzzle title takes place in mysterious 3D world called...
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Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure gets a release date

Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure gets a release date Sega and Nintendo have announced today that their upcoming rhythm action adventure tile, Rhythm Thief and the Emperor’s Treasure, will be getting a Western release and has been confirmed to happen on 12 April 2012 exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS handheld. Rhythm Thief and the Emperor’s...
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