New Nintendo Direct Will NOT Show Mobile Games

The upcoming Nintendo Direct, that is due this Wednesday, will focus solely on Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has stated that the company will not showcase its mobile efforts and will opt to showcase those app and games at a later time.

Count me in for 45 minutes of Switch and 3DS goodness!

Hey! Pikmin “Hey Helper” TV Commercial

Here is the first TV commercial for Hey! Pikmin on 3DS. Notice how the kid in the 30 second spot is sporting the new 2DS XL as well… Pikmin for the 3DS looks pretty decent and I am very eager to read the first reviews on the game. Hey! Pikmin comes to Nintendo 3DS systems on July 28.

Will you be picking this up?

Production Has Ended On The Small New Nintendo 3DS

The New Nintendo 3DS, with its interchangeable cover plates, is no longer in production. The news was announced today by Nintendo of Japan. The system hasn’t proved to be as popular as the New Nintendo 3DS XL, which continues to sell very swimmingly in Japan. The current models of the Nintendo 3DS will be the New Nintendo 3DS XL and the upcoming New Nintendo 2DS XL.

Some things just have to come to an end huh?

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Europe Getting INSANE Metroid Special Edition…Rest of The World, Not So Much

Take a look at the two images above. One of these things “aint like the other”… Apparently, if you live in Europe, you are getting an INSANE edition for the new Metroid on 3DS if you pick up the special edition. The European version of the game comes with a bevy of goodies while the rest of the world will basically be getting a nifty box and a soundtrack. Don’t get me wrong, a soundtrack and a sporty box is cool in all….Just not “European Special Edition” cool!

Check it out above and let us know if you plan on importing.

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia – Extended TV Cut

Nintendo has uploaded an all new video showcasing Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. This is the extended TV cut and clocks in at 60 glorious seconds. Discover the story of Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, available May 19th on Nintendo 3DS. Check it out and let us know what you guys think.

Enjoy.

Mario Sports Superstars – At the races trailer

Mario Sports Superstars comes to Nintendo 3DS on March 10th and an all new trailer has become available. Check out the new Mario Sports Superstars “at the races” trailer and let us know if you plan on getting the game when it’s released next month. The Nintendo 3DS looks like it still has a lot of life ahead of it and it’s been great to see the system go on for so long.

Check out the trailer and let us know what you think.