PS4 Software Update Goes Live Next Week

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Sony has announced that their PS4 software update ‘Masamune’ (2.0) will be available this Tuesday, October 28th. The update includes SharePlay, USB Music player + more. We will look forward to next week Sony.

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Super Smash Bros. Bowser Jr. Joins the Battle Trailer

Here is an all new Super Smash Bros. Bowser Jr. Joins the Battle trailer. This welcoming news was shown during tonight’s Smash Bros direct. It’s a welcome addition to the already impressive roster of characters and we can’t wait to test him out.

Super Smash Bros will arrive on the Wii U on November 21st. Enjoy.

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Amiibo – Introductory Video

Here is an amiibo introductory video for your viewing pleasure. Amiibo as well as Super Smash Bros are set to arrive next month and will be featured in several upcoming Nintendo titles. Games like Captain Toad, Mario Kart 8, Mario Party 10 and others will allows gamers to play with their Amiibo figures and unlock special content within each game.

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Mario Kart 8 – Yoshi Circuit DLC Retro Track Comparison

Nintendo is resurrecting the much-loved Yoshi Circuit for Mario Kart 8’s first add-on pack, due out next month.

The course originally appeared in GameCube entry Mario Kart: Double Dash – way back in 2003, just to make you feel old – but has been jazzed up with new visuals and a remixed score.

Interestingly, Yoshi Circuit was already brought back as a retro track – in Mario Kart DS. In this video, the good guys at Eurogamer compared both the GameCube and DS versions with the brand new Wii U remake.

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Japanese Software Sales For Last Week

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This week’s Japanese software sales are in and you can find them below. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate continues its impressive sales shifting over 327,000 units followed by Super Smash Bros for 3DS.

Check out the rest of the Japanese Software sales for last week below:

1. [3DS] Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate – 327,212 / 1,773,501
2. [3DS] Super Smash Bros. for 3DS – 53,075 / 1,610,904
3. [3DS] Youkai Watch 2 – 42,778 / 2,755,687
4. [PSV] Chaos Rings III: Prequel Trilogy – 12,436 / NEW
5. [PS3] Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix – 11,215 / 117,309
6. [PS3] FIFA 15 – 4,462 / 20,612
7. [PSV] Amnesia Later x Crowd V Edition – 3,668 / NEW
8. [WIU] Mario Kart 8 – 3,625 / 690,387
9. [PSV] The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki II – 3,309 / 106,214
10. [3DS] Dragon Quest X – 3,303 / 108,599
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Nintendo Looking For Lead Graphics Architect For Next-Gen Console

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This just in, Nintendo is currently looking for a lead graphics architect for their next-gen console. Little is known thus far and they may need to just fill a position but it’s always interesting to note happenings like this. Typically Nintendo as well as the others start to research their next generation machines once their consoles hit retail so this shouldn’t be too surprising to anyone.

What do you guys think? Would you like to see a new Nintendo system sooner rather than later? Let us know.

Here is the official posting:

Description of Duties

Nintendo Technology Development is looking for a lead graphics architect in the system-on-chip architecture group in Redmond, WA. The group is responsible for the architecture of Nintendo’s game console SoCs...

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Sunset Overdrive Gameplay Launch Trailer

Here is the Sunset Overdrive gameplay launch trailer in all its glory. The awesomepocalypse is here. Experience the open world, hyper-agility, over-the-top weaponry, enemies and factions of Sunset Overdrive – the game that rewrites the rules of traditional shooters and delivers an explosive, irreverent, stylish, and totally unique adventure exclusively to Xbox One.

This game is going to be big for the XBOX One. Mark my words everyone.

Enjoy.

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All New Nintendo Direct Announced

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In case you missed it, Nintendo has announced that they will be airing an all new Nintendo Direct on October 23rd. The all new Direct will feature the highly anticipated Super Smash Bros for Wii U which launches on November 21st in the States.

50 new things are being teased for the Direct so let us know what you think they will be.

Keep it here for all your Smash Bros info.

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Remaking The Legend – Halo 2 Anniversary

Remaking the Legend – Halo 2 Anniversary is a documentary chronicling 343 Industries’ journey as they re-imagine Halo 2, one of the most beloved video games of all time, for its ten-year anniversary.

Get unprecedented access to the development process as 343 and their team of partners from around the world bring Halo 2 to the Xbox One, while maintaining and honoring its fabled past.

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Official Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Gameplay Launch Trailer

Here is the Official Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Gameplay Launch Trailer. Like the series or hate it, this one’s going to be huge. Advanced Warfare takes players to a future devastated by a global attack. Rising from the chaos is Atlas, a Private Military Corporation led by the cunning Jonathan Irons. With the most powerful military force in the world, Atlas has effectively become a superpower for hire. Playing as Jack Mitchell, suit up in an advanced exoskeleton and join a highly-trained unit committed to restoring order.

The exoskeleton carries over into Multiplayer, where an all-new movement system changes the way players traverse the terrain. Chain together boost actions like jump, dodge, and dash in a fast and fluid style of play...

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