eShop Update: Week of 9/1/16 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: Axiom Verge does what Metroid can’t, 3DS owners get a second helping of Picross 3D and The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword swings onto Wii U Virtual Consoles. Capcom’s having a monster of a sale this week. Until September 6th, rathalos and reploid hunters…

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Review: Axiom Verge

Categories: Reviews, Wii U

Spiritual successors can be a tricky business. At best, they’re fond love letters to games of yore, expertly capturing the intricacies that made classic games so memorable. At worst, they’re cheap, lazy efforts that prey upon the nostalgia of longing fans to deliver a subpar experience that only makes one…

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Shantae: Half-Genie Hero delayed

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Wii U

Sad news, Shantae fans. In a message sent out to Kickstarter backers, Way Forward studios has announced that Shantae: Half-Genie Hero will be suffering a six week delay. Originally slated for release on September 27th, Way Forward believes that a delay is needed to take care of bug fixing and…

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Capcom eShop sale live in North America

Categories: 3DS, News, Wii U

Hunters of hermitaurs and humanoids rejoice: Capcom is giving select games the discount treatment this week in the North American eShop! From now until September 6th, receive up to 75% off Wii U and 3DS titles listed below: 3DS Mega Man Legacy Collection ($9.99 | 33% off) Monster Hunter 3…

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Paper Mario: Color Splash’s Rescue V: Episode 3

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Wii U

Nintendo has released Episode 3 of the exciting adventures of Rescue V – the brave, all Toad rescue squad. This week, Rescue V gathers much needed intel on how to defeat the dastardly Ludwig von Koopa and his giant warship. Missed Episodes 1 or 2 of Rescue V? Never fear,…

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Mii V Mii: Season 2 – Fight 7

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Videos, Wii U

You ready for this? We’re back with Fight 7 in Season 2 of Mii V Mii! Watch the Golden Gunners, the Silver Swordsmen and the Bronze Brawlers duke it out in the latest battle. Check out the fight below! Help support Mii V Mii on the MiiTJ Patreon.

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Daily Deals: 8/29/16

Author: Jason Ganos

Galaxy Edition New 3DS XL Nintendo has announced an all new Galaxy Edition New 3DS XL console. It’s available to order now at Amazon for $199.99. Toys Meta Knight Nendoroid ($44.99 at Play-Asia) Zero Suit Samus Figma pre-order at Amazon A Link Between Worlds Link Figma ($42.99 at Play-Asia. Ships…

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Renegade Kid closes, splits into two new studios

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

One of the most prolific indie developers for Nintendo platforms over the past few years has been Renegade Kid. After making themselves known with the visually impressive Dementium: The Ward for the DS, they went on to make further handheld first person shooters and a couple of side-scrolling 2D titles…

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