Nintendo’s Masahiro Sakurai just finished a small E3 edition of the Nintendo Direct all about the new things that are coming to Super Smash Bros on Wii U and 3DS. There is so much that I find it hard to know where to begin. Well, the two biggest announcements during the stream were that Street Fighter’s Ryu and Fire Emblem’s Roy ...
Well, it looks like the universal criticism of Sega’s previous sonic title Sonic Boom that was released last year has not put the publisher off from making a sequel. The 3DS game coming “later this year.” titled Sonic Boom Fire & Ice looks like more of a tie-in to the TV show than a stand-alone sonic title, the game will apparently revolve around using the powers of ...
It may come as a surprise, but the Chibi Robo! series has been relatively active over the years with games (and the odd re-release) spread across Nintendo’s recent platforms. But it was the original title for Gamecube that most will remember the ten centimetre tall titular character for. In a surprise announcement initially during the recent Nintendo Direct in Japan ...
The sequel to one of the surprise hits of 2012 (or 2013/14 for everyone else not residing in Japan) has just been released in Japan. Bravely Second: End Layer is a not-so-direct successor to Square Enix’s hit JRPG on the 3DS, but up until now there’s been no date or confirmation as to how long we’d have to wait in ...
Humble Bundle, the popular service for bargain digital game bundles, has stepped into the realm of console gaming with its brand new “Humble Nindie Bundle” – a collection of indie games for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. From $1 USD you can get the acclaimed Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition on Wii U, as well as Woah Dave! and Mighty Switch Force for the Nintendo ...
That’s right, April Fools sees Nintendo unleashing another Direct on the World. But the company have reiterated, the direct is ‘no joke‘. Recent rumors had speculated one was right around the corner, and given the last Nintendo Direct was all the way back in mid-January, it’s no surprise to find another one rolling out now we’re just a shade over ...
Yep, you read that right. Silent Evil: a splicing of Silent Hill & Resident Evil? Well according to Germany-based newcomer Edrox Interactive, Bizerta: Silent Evil hopes to shine light (but not too much light) on the survival horror genre – a genre which is surprisingly lacking on the Wii U. Beginning production in September 2014, the game was originally planned ...
Developer: Nintendo EAD / Grezzo Publisher: Nintendo Platforms: 3DS Nearly fifteen years on, there’s no doubting Majora’s Mask – the second of Link’s ventures into three dimensions – remains one of the most aspired and unique of Zelda experiences. Masks, quest logs, a three day cycle, that foreboding and terrifying moon. Depending on who you talk to, it’s either a ...
To those of a particularly superstitious nature, Friday the 13th is not the most fortunate or confident of times. Well it seems Nintendo are hoping to bring an upturn in luck to those looking forward to this coming Friday in a less-than-keen state of mind. This 13th is being dubbed #Nintendo3DSDay (gee, I wonder what that hash symbol could be ...
Developer: Atlus Publisher: Atlus, NIS America (EU) Platforms: 3DS Since 2007, the Etrian Odyssey franchise has provided modern RPG fans and DS owners a little window into what Role Playing meant back in the early days of gaming: concise story that leaves a lot to the player’s imagination, extensive character skill customization, and dicey enemy encounters that require the player ...