GameStop has now confirmed that the adorable Kirby Series amiibo will be up for pre-order in store and online tomorrow at 2pm CT. The colorful new Amiibo figures will work with the upcoming 3DS Kirby title. Ever since the release of these figures, they have sold a tremendous amount for Nintendo and we expect these toys to have a big presence for the company for years to come.
Check out the image above and let us know if you plan on picking these up.
Here is a gorgeous, 2 minute “overview trailer” for Bravely Second. Players who are looking for a preview of the adventures that await can download the free Bravely Second: End Layer demo, which is available now on the Nintendo eShop. The 2 minute trailer showcases typical RPG “stuff” but it’s still impressive non-the-less.
Check it out and let us know if this game catches your fancy. Enjoy.
Get ready Pokemon fans; the first footage for the recently announced Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon will be headed to us on April 3rd. The footage will be showcased during the Japanese TV show ‘Gathering at the Pokémon House.’ The show will feature a number of special guests including Junichi Masuda, Shigeki Morimoto and Shigeru Ohmori who will be at hand to talk about the next instalment in the popular franchise.
We fully expect Pokemon to make a BIG splash later this year and we can’t wait to hear more regarding the two games. More as it develops.
Check out an amazing gameplay trailer of all the characters in Hyrule Warriors Legends for the new Nintendo 3DS or new Nintendo 3DS XL system. This character trailer pretty darn sweet if you ask us and it’s awesome that this franchise is headed to Nintendo’s handheld. From what I am hearing though, you may want to have the New 3DS for the best experience possible so be warned!
Enjoy the new Hyrule Warriors Legends trailer everyone.
Here are the boxarts for the Puzzles and Dragon’s X games that are headed to the 3DS. I love me some good box art as my background is in illustration and I have to say that these covers catch my fancy. Although there is a very small difference between the two, I am more drawn to the one up top (the red one).
The good guys over at GameXplain got a chance to play Metroid Prime: Federation Force and were nice enough to record this footage. During this months Nintendo Direct Show, the company pulled the curtain off a bit on the 3DS exclusive and described why this game belongs in the Metroid Prime series. Check out the video which includes 7 minutes of gameplay and let us know what you think.
Nintendo has announced that they will be holding an all new Nintendo Direct, centered around all things Pokemon, on February 26th. The broadcast will air at 4pm CET/7 a.m. PT / 10 a.m. ET, Friday 26th so get ready for some Poke-news. We fully expect to hear a ton of news regarding the popular franchise as this year marks the 20th anniversary for the series.
I am hoping to hear more about Pokemon Go as well as Pokken Tournament… Who knows, maybe Pokemon Rainbow will be confirmed?
Nintendo has announced that the well received Fire Emblem Fates was the best-ever launch for the series. With more than 300,000 units sold between all versions of the Fire Emblem Fates game during its launch weekend, the Nintendo 3DS strategy RPG has earned a place in the record books as the fastest-selling game in the history for the franchise. To put this in perspective, the game sold more than five times as many units as 2013’s Fire Emblem Awakening.
Outstanding news for Nintendo. I will be eager to see how these games sell in the coming months.
Our good friend MetalDave from Nintengen is reporting that there will be an all new Pokemon title headed to the Nintendo 3DS in celebration of the franchises 20th anniversary. The title is rumored to be called Pokemon Rainbow and will make its appearance on the Nintendo handheld. Our good friend also had a slew of new information regarding the plans for the Nintendo 3DS so check them out below:
3DS release list 2016:
Mario and Sonic Rio 2016
Nintendo Selects Wave 1
Hyrule Warriors Legends
Disney Art Academy
Code Name: “Caviar F” (casual friendly smaller budget game)
Metroid Prime: Federation Force
Code name: “Torte City” big budget unannounced game for all gamers core/all ages
Dragon Quest VII
Code name: “Cadillac” (casual friendly smaller budget game late summer)
3DS Hardware Price Cut
Code name: “N-Stars” big budget game for all ages
Nintendo Selects Wave 2
Code name: “DMW2” possibly Disney Magical World 2
Dragon Quest VIII
Pokémon 20th Anniversary game “Niji” Japanese translation: “Rainbow”
Seems like the the Nintendo 3DS is going to have a great 2016. What do you guys think?