Lucas DLC coming to Smash on June 14th

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Get your PK Thunder on! Nintendo of America has officially set the release date for the anticipated Lucas DLC for June 14th at 8:00 a.m. PST. Lucas will retail for $3.99 for individual download for either the 3DS or the Wii U, or a combo pack including a download code…

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Nintendo and Best Buy detail their E3 plans

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Wii U

Nintendo of America and Best Buy have detailed their plans for this year’s E3 events held at Best Buy locations across the country. The festivities will take place on two days, June 17th and June 20th. Attendees will be able to take the all-new Mario Maker for Wii U for…

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First look at Skylander’s SuperChargers cover art

Author: Jason Grier
Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Thanks to another ‘whoops’ moment, EuroGamer accidently leaked the cover art for Skylanders SuperChargers. Here’s what we’re seeing. There are some charged up versions of Stealth Elf (rumored to be in the Starter Pack), Happy Trigger and Terrafin. Below the logo are three new figures that will be the base…

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The great Humble Nindie Bundle deal

Author: Josh Brown
Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

UPDATE: The Humble Nindie Bundle has been expanded to include three additional indie hits. Sportsball, Gunman Clive, and BIT.TRIP Presents…Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien have been added  for those who opt to pay $9.19 or more. Nintendo and the eShop for both the Wii U and the 3DS are teaming with Humble Bundle to bring…

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Splatoon updates today with new map & weapon

Author: Jason Grier
Categories: News, Wii U

The NES Zapper is coming to Splatoon today, for free! The N-Zap ’85 has a high rate of efficiency, though isn’t very powerful. It does, however, have a great special weapon: the Echo Locator. In addition, a new map, Port Mackerel, will be available for download. Thanks to the numerous…

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Art Academy: Home Studio launching June 25th

Categories: News, Wii U

Art Academy Home Studio, a follow-up to last year’s hit Art Academy: Sketch Pad, will be launching on June 25th for the Wii U. In this new installment you’ll get everything from the previous title, plus new lessons, 360 degree landscapes, the ability to share a time-lapse of your creation,…

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Japanese Nintendo Direct roundup

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, Amiibo News, News, Wii U

This morning’s Japanese Nintendo Direct has come and gone. We’ve learned new details on many upcoming games and amiibo making their way to Japan in the coming months. All of the information below is confirmed only for Japan at the moment. We’ll be updating this list throughout the day as we…

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Japanese Nintendo Direct amiibo roundup

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, Amiibo News, News, Wii U

Loads of new amiibo information came this morning from the latest Japanese-only Nintendo Direct.  From new details on the upcoming amiibo card series for Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer to a brand new Chibi Robo amiibo getting announced for later this year, the update was jam-packed with information. Here is…

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May the Force be with Disney Infinity 3.0

Author: Jason Grier
Categories: News, Wii U

The Force is coming to the Disney Infinity universe this fall. Disney Interactive is finally bringing the characters, vehicles and storylines of the Star Wars universe to its platform in the launch of Disney Infinity 3.0. Just as in Disney Infinity 2.0, Disney Interactive is not only seeking the help…

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