Nintendo Remind us of the Large eShop Wave for this Winter

Yes, we have a lot to look forward to for the next few months. Nintendo have stepped in to remind us about the large amount of titles headed to the Wii U and 3DS’ digital eShop, and the list for the Wii U in particular is quite long. You have the big dogs, such as Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse by WayForward, along with other favorites that are just seeing a port such as Ittle Dew. Che...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Coming the the PS Vita

Just under a week of announcing Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, WayForward have yet another announcement to share for the multiplatform title. This little genie will be seeing a release on the PS Vita and the newly announced Vita TV, without any type of stretch goal being involved. Yes, you heard that right. Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is now going to be joining the Xbox 360, Steam, Playstation 3, Playstat...

New Trailer for Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Emerges

With a new game on the horizon, Shantae fans already had a reason to be excited – and now the newly announced multi-platform Kickstarter has us even more pumped for the future. Yes, WayForward have been very busy, but Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is one product that looks fantastic. Much like previous titles, this follow-up will be a 2D platformer, featuring new mechanics and techniq...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Kickstarter launched

Many of us are familiar with Shantae and it looks like if WayForward has their way, we’ll be seeing a brand new HD version of Shantae in October 2014. The company has launched a Kickstarter for the game called Shantae: Half-Genie Hero and they are currently seeking $400,000 in funding. If they meet their goal the game will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, ...

Shantae 3DS eShop release delayed until July

Unfortunately it looks like fans of Wayforward are going to have to wait a little bit longer to play the original Shantae on their Nintendo 3DS. Today it was announced by Wayforward Creative director Matt Bozon that the difficult to find Game Boy Color original of Shantae will be released on the eShop not on June 20th but instead sometime in July. The news came from a simple Twitter post and it st...

Shantae arrives on the Nintendo 3DS eShop on June 20

While it was announced that the original Shantae would be released on the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console sometime in June, no specific release date was given. Today WayForward made the announcement their fans have been waiting for and that announcement was that Shantae will be debuting on the eShop on June 20th. It is interesting to note that the title is being released worldwide for the first time ...

Original Shantae heading to the 3DS Virtual Console in June

Today Wayforward had great news for fans of their games. The original Shantae game is going to be making its way to the 3DS Virtual Console sometime closer to the end of June. The game was originally released in 2002 on the Game Boy Color but despite being published by Capcom, it became a rather rare title that is expensive to purchase nowadays. As such, Shantae will be available on the 3DS eShops...

Shantae returns in Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse

Huge news, Shantae fans! Today, new images have surfaced from the recent issue of Nintendo Power about our beloved genie, and those images are for an upcoming sequel by the name of Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse. This title will be for the 3DS’ eShop service, following 2010’s mega hit of Shantae: Risky’s Revenge. So what’s the story? Shantae is now a human, as her pow...

Shantae: Risky’s Revenge needs your help on Steam

You may have heard about a beloved little title called Shantae: Risky’s Revenge which was previously released as a DSiWare game and most recently on the iOS. Well if you still haven’t been able to play this stellar game yet or don’t have anything to play it on, you may just get your chance because WayForward, developer of the title, have submitted the title to Steam’s new G...

Shantae Confirmed for the Virtual Console

Today is a great day for fans of that quirky and charismatic genie by the name of Shantae. It was recently revealed in the most recent Nintendo Power that the Game Boy Color gem would indeed be hitting the 3DS’ Virtual Console after a year of speculation. As of now, there isn’t a date on this release, but that news should come forward soon enough. Shantae and was a critical success bac...

Shantae: Risky’s Revenge Headed to the iPhone!

Yesterday, we brought you a tease for a mysterious “port” that Ms. Risky Boots herself hyped on Wayfroward’s official site. Well, today the cat is out of the bag as it was announced over at TouchArcade that Shantae: Risky’s Revenge will in fact be headed to the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Now if you are one of the poor, unfortunate souls that have never heard of this titl...

What are we playing this week?

Editor-in-Chief: MasterAbbott Well, well, welll…back to reality. I’m back from the Land of the Rising Sun. I bought myself a Japanese (NTSC) Nintendo 3DS with Japanese versions of Legend Of Zelda Ocarina Of Time, Resident Evil Mercs, One Piece Ultimate Cruise Special and a number of other DS games which I know are impossible to find anywhere else. Unfortunately, I still haven’t had time to play an...

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