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Classic Pokemon Characters return for Pokemon Black and White 2

Classic Pokemon Characters return for Pokemon Black and White 2 It has been revealed in CoroCoro magazine that Pokemon Black and White 2 will feature a plot based largely around a World Pokemon Tournament, which is the grandest stage of them all for Pokemon Trainers. The winner of which is deemed the Master of all Pokemon. The thing that makes this World Pokemon...
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New Bravely Default Screenshots, More Job System Details

New Bravely Default Screenshots, More Job System Details Square Enix have just released even further information surrounding the recently revealed Job System in their upcoming 3DS RPG Bravely Default: Flying Fairy. Alongside the Job System details, they also released a bunch of new screenshots of the game which shows off some battles as well as Job Masters and...
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3DS Aqua Blue to be Phased Out of Production

3DS Aqua Blue to be Phased Out of Production Nintendo have revealed that they intend to phase out the Aqua Blue version of the Nintendo 3DS in the coming months. As it turns out Nintendo has decided to no longer produce the Aqua Blue coloured 3DS which was one of the two available colours along side Cosmo Black at the launch of the console. It is...
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Monsters have Jobs in Bravely Default

Monsters have Jobs in Bravely Default In classic RPG fashion your party in the upcoming 3DS RPG game Bravely Default are able to aquire different Job classes which of course allows them different skills. But it’s not just your party characters that can get Jobs, so too can some of the enemy characters in the game. In what can only be...
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This Week’s Nintendo Downloads are All About the Wii…and Sudoku

This Week’s Nintendo Downloads are All About the Wii…and Sudoku Yeah, you heard that right. The Wii has gotten not one, but two worthy titles this week via Nintendo Download. The first up is the most exciting, with Monster World IV seeing a long awaited translation and release on the Virtual Console. For those curious of what Monster World IV is about, this title puts...
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Nintendo DSi price falls to $100; DSi XL drops to $130

Nintendo DSi price falls to $100; DSi XL drops to $130 It was curious that the Nintendo DSi XL still cost the same price as the Nintendo 3DS after the 3DS received its price drop but that curious pricing structure has changed as Nintendo has revealed a set of new prices for their older handhelds. Starting on May 20th the basic DSi will sell for only $100 while...
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Inazuma Eleven MMORPG Happening?

Inazuma Eleven MMORPG Happening? Do you like Inazuma Eleven? You do? Awesome! Maybe you will like this news then. It turns out that the CEO of Level-5 (creators of Inazuma Eleven) has added fuel to the fire of speculation that the soccer RPG franchise will be making the jump to massively multiplayer online world in an Inazuma Eleven...
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Download a Dragon Quest Monster at McDonalds, Japanese People Salivate

Download a Dragon Quest Monster at McDonalds, Japanese People Salivate If you are Japanese, you are probably changing you pants after reading the headline of this article. That’s right as part of the promotion for Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry’s Wonderland for the Nintendo 3DS, McDonalds Japan will be allowing patrons to download two exclusive monsters directly to...
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Ketzal’s Corridors Review

Ketzal’s Corridors Review Ketzal’s Corridors Developer: Keys Factory Platform: Nintendo 3DS eShop Release Date: April 12, 2012 Price: $6.99 DOWNLOAD NOW! Overview Fitting blocks into holes may not sound exciting, but Ketzal’s Corridors has taken that classic concept and is ready to reinvigorate it entirely. In this...
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Shigeru Miyamoto’s thoughts on PSVITA

Shigeru Miyamoto’s thoughts on PSVITA This past weekend while promoting the Nintendo 3DS in Paris, Shigeru Miyamoto, the Father of Gaming himself, sat down for an interview with EDGE Online, during which he gave his thoughts on rival company Sony’s latest handheld offering. When asked what his overall thoughts on Sony’s PS Vita, in...
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Kirby’s Pinball Land Rated for the Virtual Console

Kirby’s Pinball Land Rated for the Virtual Console If you love Kirby spin-offs as much as we do, then you should take notice as the blab-tastic Australian Classification Board has leaked a rating for the classic Game Boy title, citing a future Virtual Console release for the eShop. I still go back to my old cartridge from time to time with Kirby’s...
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New Details Emege for Pokemon Conquest

New Details Emege for Pokemon Conquest Pokemon Conquest is now just a little over a month away from release, but if the new details revealed are any indication, this will be one worthy spin-off that should quench the thirst of Pokefans until Black and White 2 are released sometime later this year. Taking place in the region of Ransei, players...
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Bird Mania 3D Glides on to the eShop

Bird Mania 3D Glides on to the eShop If you happen to have a low balance in your eShop account, you are in luck as this week’s Nintendo Downloads features the lowest priced eShop title yet. Bird Mania 3D has you steer a small bird to Africa. Along the way, this specimen can dash, soar, and glide to his goal, while collecting bonuses and...
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Mutant Mudds Review

Mutant Mudds Review Mutant Mudds Developer: Renegade Kid Platform: Nintendo 3DS eShop Release Date: January 26, 2012 Price: $8.99 DOWNLOAD NOW! Overview Over the past few years, the indie scene has brought the 2D platformer back to life. Super Meat Boy, Fez, and several other throwback games have definitely aided the revival,...
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You’ll love Club Nintendo’s May Rewards to Bits

You’ll love Club Nintendo’s May Rewards to Bits Another new month, another reason to check out Club Nintendo for your standard lot of freebies. This month, four titles have made their way to the rewards program, and there is plenty of variety this time for gamers of all ages. The first title up for grabs is 3D Classics: Urban Champion for 150 coins....
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Midnight Purple 3DS to be released in May

Midnight Purple 3DS to be released in May If you haven’t picked up a Nintendo 3DS yet or your current 3DS has broken somehow, then you will soon have yet another color to choose from when you go to the store. The recently rumored Midnight Purple Nintendo 3DS has been officially announced today and the company has set the release date for the...
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New listing for “Midnight Purple” 3DS Emerges

New listing for “Midnight Purple” 3DS Emerges Nintendo have always been known to tweak the colors of their handhelds, and it looks like purple is finally making a comeback as a Joystiq reader recently caught a glance of a new listing online for a “Midnight Purple” 3DS at Sam’s Club , and you can check out the still live page for the...
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Wii U games to be sold in stores as well as digitally at launch

Wii U games to be sold in stores as well as digitally at launch While Nintendo is already planning on offering full retail games through digital distribution on the Nintendo 3DS in August, the company appears to be taking an even more aggressive approach to digital distribution when it comes to the Wii U. Satoru Iwata revealed Nintendo’s plans today to sell Wii U...
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New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be available both physically and digitally

New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be available both physically and digitally In what is a new twist for Nintendo, they will soon be offering full Nintendo 3DS titles for download later this year. To kick off the service, they are using their most iconic franchise, Super Mario, to lead the way. When New Super Mario Bros. 2 is released to retailers worldwide in August for the Nintendo...
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100 Games You Must Play – Part 10

100 Games You Must Play – Part 10 If you’ve been a good little reader, you will have played the first ninety games by now. Every single one. And I mean fully finished: every hidden collectable, every alternate path, every high score, every ending. If so, you’ve earned my deepest respect. But before you go get those bedsores...
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Nintendo reports $534.9 million loss during 2011 fiscal year

Nintendo reports $534.9 million loss during 2011 fiscal year It isn’t much of a stretch to believe that Nintendo actually lost money last year after it was revealed that every 3DS unit sold after the price cut was costing Nintendo money. However it is still surprising that Nintendo in fact was able to to lose so much money last year. Nintendo revealed their...
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Nintendo 3DS price cut put Nintendo in losing position, hopes to profit by March 2013

Nintendo 3DS price cut put Nintendo in losing position, hopes to profit by March 2013 While Nintendo 3DS sales have been skyrocketing ever since the handheld underwent a price drop only a few months after it was released, apparently this is actually just more bad news for Nintendo. The reason for this is because, instead of profiting on every Nintendo 3DS sold they are actually losing money....
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Fire Emblem: Awakening heading to North America?

Fire Emblem: Awakening heading to North America? An interesting little tid bit of news has risen regarding Fire Emblem: Awakening for the Nintendo 3DS. The game itself has been largely on the rocks in regards to whether it would get a release in North America, with no official confirmation from Nintendo of America even though the title has been confirmed...
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Club Nintendo offering “surprise boxes” as rewards

Club Nintendo offering “surprise boxes” as rewards Whenever someone sees a mysterious item up for sale or as a reward, there is always that thrill of purchasing said item and seeing exactly what you will receive. Like a grab bag of sorts. However there are only so many times that you can pick up a mystery item and then receive junk in return. However Club...
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Bluemouth to release Mario Kart 7 3DS Accessory Kit

Bluemouth to release Mario Kart 7 3DS Accessory Kit Bluemouth have been on a role for their 3DS gear as of late, and while Mario Kart 7 released back in December, a new accessory line for the popular title is on the way to spruce up your handheld. As you see in the picture above, this pack will come with a snazzy checkered flag cleaning cloth, a themed...
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Mario Kart 7 to be patched in mid-May

Mario Kart 7 to be patched in mid-May It seems that Nintendo, a company notorious for never releasing patches for its games minus once a few months ago for Skyward Sword will be releasing a patch for one more game in the coming weeks. During a Nintendo Direct briefing it was revealed by Nintendo of Europe’s boss Satoru Shibata that Mario...
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