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Shovel Knight Shifts Over 300,000 Units

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Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club Games have announced that sales have surpassed 300,000 units for its excellent downloadable title. This figure spans Wii U, 3DS and PC. The company has to be thrilled with this figure and will most likely grow over the Holiday period. Congrats to the team at Yacht Club Games. Here’s to 300K more!

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Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal Review

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Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal came out for the Nintendo 3DS and the remake has its issues. It’s not a typical Sonic title that we’ve come to expect with blazing speeds and crazy flips and runs but rather a more of an exploration adventure than a speedy racer. The blue blur has changed from his running shoes and has put on his platforming and puzzle solving scarf and we walked away with mixed emotions.

How did Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal fair?

Read on and find out.

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Nintendo’s “Cyber Deals” Are Live

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Nintendo’s “Cyber Deals” are now live on the Wii U and 3DS eShops. Gamers looking for a decent deal on some great games should head to Nintendo’s eShop now and download the titles. Check out the list below and let us know what you want:

3DS

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team – $27.99 (was $39.99)
Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon – $27.99 (was $39.99)
Wario Land 2 – $3.49 (was $4.99)
Wario Land 3 – $3.49 (was $4.99)
Metroid II-Return of Samus – $2.79 (was $3.99)

Wii U

The Wonderful 101 – $20.99 (was $29.99)
Wii Party U – $27.99 (was $39.99)
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga – $5.99 (was $7.99)
Wario Land 4 – $5.59 (was $7.99)
Metroid Fusion – $5.59 (was $7.99)

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HERE IS THE FIRST TRAILER FOR RODEA: THE SKY SOLDIER COMING TO JAPANESE WII U & 3DS

Japanese publisher Kadokawa Shoten has uploaded the very first trailer for Rodea: The Sky Soldier. Currently only set to be released in Japan for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, the action flight title has been in development for a number of years and was originally planned for the Nintendo Wii and 3DS handheld.

Check it out and let us know what you think.

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Nintendo eShop Cyber Deals Are Coming

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Nintendo is discounting a number of eShop games this week as part of their “Cyber Deals” promotion. Gamers will be able to save up to 30% on select Nintendo games across Nintendo platforms.

Check out the list below and let us know if you plan on picking anything up:

Nintendo 3DS:

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team
Luigi’s Masion: Dark Moon
Wario Land 2
Wario Land 3
Metroid II-Return of Samus

Wii U:

The Wonderful 101
Wii Party U
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga
Wario Land 4
Metroid Fusion

The Nintendo eShop Cyber Deals will bring you some great prices on great games from Thursday, November 27 at 9 am PT to Tuesday December 2 at 8:59 am PT.

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2nd Wave of Amiibo’s Releasing on December 14th

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Walmart has confirmed via Twitter that it will be receiving the second wave of Amiibo figures on December 14th. The second wave of Amiibo figures is set to include Zelda, Captain Falcon, Little Mac, Luigi, Pit and Diddy Kong. Looks like a preorder may be wise for those seeking the 2nd wave of Amiibo’s

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Nintendo Offering Last Minute Offers For Black Friday

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It appears as though Nintendo may be offering some last minute deals for this upcoming Friday. Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, retailers typically reduce games to drastic prices but there didn’t seem to be too many deals for Wii U owners…. Until now that is. Apparently the big N has something planned so be sure to be very active on Twitter this week to catch some deals.

What do you hope to see?

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Nintendo Minute – Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and amiibo Game Play

Here is an all new Nintendo Minute showcasing Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and amiibo Game Play. We are knee deep in Smash Bros for Wii U and will have our official review of the game in the very near future.

Check out the all new Nintendo Minute and let us know what you think.

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No DLC For Super Smash Bros

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Super Smash Bros creator Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed to Video Gamer that the company has no plans to release premium downloadable content for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS versions. Sakurai says the reason behind this is that he wants fans to feel content that they’ve got the full version of each game. Here is what he had to say regarding the DLC:

“I understand that DLC could add a lot to the appeal of Smash Bros.,” Sakurai said, “and I appreciate that a major part of the excitement for these games come from which characters will appear in the roster, so I think fans could really enjoy DLC that could keep this excitement going...

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Here Are The Latest Japanese Review Scores

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This week’s Famitsu review scores are in and you can check them out below. Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire have been reviewed in the publication and you can see that the titles faired very well.

Check out the rest of the list below and let us know what you think:

Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire (3DS) – 9/10/9/9
Etrian Odyssey II Untold: The Knight of the Fafnir (3DS) – 9/9/9/9
Phantasy Star Nova (PSV) – 9/9/9/9
Hero Bank 2 (3DS) – 9/9/8/8
NBA 2K15 (PS4/PS3/XBO/360) – 8/8/8/10
Minecraft: Xbox One Edition (XBO) – 8/8/8/10
Code:Realize – Sousei no Himegimi – (PSV) – 9/8/8/8
Great Edo Blacksmith (PSV) – 8/7/7/8

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