A look back on a GameCube exclusive Final Fantasy gem

Categories: News, Retro, Wii U

With Cloud’s recent Super Smash Bros. reveal, it’s no doubt that Final Fantasy has been on every Nintendo fan’s mind lately. Many have questioned why Cloud’s appearance makes any sense, and there have been mixed reactions about the entire ordeal. We’ve already gone over our thoughts on the reveal and…

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Vandalize Inkopolis with the new Slosher Deco

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Wii U

Splatoon fans, your armory is about to get even larger, as Nintendo will soon be unlocking a new weapon for your collection: the Slosher Deco. A variant of the standard Slosher, the Slosher Deco swaps out the Burst Bomb sub weapon for a Splash Wall, and instead of calling in…

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What's next for amiibo?

Categories: Amiibo News, News

Maybe it’s just me, but it feels like amiibo have been around for far more than a year. It’s already hard for me to remember a time when we couldn’t buy a finely detailed four inch figure of each of our favorite Nintendo characters. In just 12 months, these highly…

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Cloud Strife’s Nintendo appearances

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Retro

The announcement of Cloud Strife in Super Smash Bros. came as a surprise to pretty much everybody. Even those of us who were rooting for a Square Enix representative never expected Cloud to be the one. Naturally the announcement ruffled a few feathers. Cloud is essentially symbolic of Squaresoft’s “betrayal”…

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'Happy 1st birthday, amiibo!' wallpaper freebie

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: Amiibo News, News

To kick off a special day of festivities for the very first amiibo birthday, we’ve put together a special banner for amiibo fans. Showcasing all of the amiibo releases throughout the past year, the photo illustrates exactly how far our favorite toys-to-life line has evolved in such a short amount…

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Amiibo's 1st birthday: A retrospective

Categories: Amiibo News, News

The announcement June 10, 2014 marked a big day in history for Nintendo. During the day of Nintendo’s E3 presentation that year, the company made its official announcement about its upcoming near field communication figurines: amiibo. Even Nintendo never to expected the new toy line to blow up the way…

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Five reasons why Cloud belongs in Super Smash Bros.

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

If you’re anything like me, you had mixed feelings when you saw the reveal trailer for Cloud. Ever since the character speculation first began after the announcement of Super Smash Bros. Brawl–which was nearly a decade ago, in case you weren’t keeping track–Cloud was one of the biggest jokes in…

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