Here Are The Latest Japanese Hardware Sales


The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are in and you can find the numbers below. Sony is sitting on top of the charts taking the top 2 spots while the New 3DS LL rounds out the top 3. Check out the latest Japanese hardware sales numbers below and let us know what you think:

PS4 – 20,112
Vita – 15,467
New 3DS LL – 13,981
Wii U – 7,210
New 3DS – 5,329
PS3 – 4,248
3DS LL – 1,253
3DS – 1,095
Vita TV – 558
Xbox One – 201

Yoshi’s Woolly World Incredible World Map


One of my most anticipated games of this year is Yoshi’s Wolly World. The game just looks gorgeous and I have fallen in love with its adorable style (not to mention, it’s going to be pretty sweet to play with the fam). A recent screenshot of the games world has surfaced and it looks outstanding. Take a gander at the screen above and let us know what you think. Our good friends over at MyNintendoNews have also posted a number of new details regarding the game and you can read them below:

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Beautiful Xenoblade Chronicles X Story Trailer

Here is an all new Xenoblade Chronicles X story trailer for everyone to enjoy. Although I have no idea what they are saying, it certainly seems epic doesn’t it? The Japanese release date for Xenoblade Chronicles X is set for April 29th while we here in the West are still waiting for some solid release info.

Check out the trailer everyone.

Best Buy Getting Splatoon Special Edition Wii U’s


It looks as though Best Buy and Nintendo are teaming up and bringing gamers a special Wii U in celebration of Splatoon’s release. Check out the all new Splatoon-themed Wii U bundle that gamers will be able to pick up come next month. The bundle also comes with a pre-loaded of the highly underrated Nintendoland and will retail for $299.99. I know we can’t wait to get our hands on Splatoon and really think that this one is going to be something special.

Another Update Hits 3DS


Nintendo has begun rolling out another minor system update for Nintendo 3DS. Available now, version 9.7.0-25U adds further improvements to overall system stability and implements other minor adjustments to enhance the user experience. By this update we would imagine that the Nintendo 3DS is BEYOND stable and we can’t understand how much more stable it can get.

Nintendo Minute Shows Off The New 200cc Mode In Mario Kart 8

The good people over at Nintendo Minute have decided to tackle the new 200cc mode in Mario Kart 8 so be sure to check out the video above. The popular Wii U titles second pack of DLC will be available this Thursday, April 23rd, for $7.99 (I already ordered mine last year as I am sure most of you have as well). 200cc mode will also arrive that day, but it will be offered as a free update.

Looks like everyone will be back on Mario Kart 8 on Thursday!

Mario Kart 8: Neo Bowser City 3DS Head-to-Head Comparison (Wii U vs. 3DS)

The good guys over at gamexplain put together this awesome Head-to-Head Comparison video for Mario Kart 8 showcasing the Neo Bowser City 3DS and the Wii U counterpart. Clearly the Wii U version looks gorgeous but it’s nice to see how far things have progressed with the series. The all new DLC for Mario Kart 8 is headed to the system next week. We can’t wait.


Here’s A Preview Of The New Mario Kart 8 DLC Pack

Here is a quick preview of the all new Mario Kart 8 DLC pack that is headed to Wii U this month. Check out the video and let us know what you think. I know my son and I are dying to get our hands on this and we have already purchased this last year.

The all new Mario Kart 8 DLC is headed to Wii U on April 23rd.

Here is Next Weeks Nintendo Network Maintenance Schedule

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Here is next weeks Nintendo Network maintenance schedule in case you guys wanted to check it out:

Affected Services:
From Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:50 PM
– Wednesday, April 15, 2015 1:00 AM Pacific Time
Affected Services:
Wii U
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Super Smash Bros.™ for Wii U
Nintendo 3DS
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

From Monday, April 13, 2015 4:00 PM
– Monday, April 13, 2015 7:00 PM Pacific Time
Affected Services:
Wii U
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Animal Crossing™ Plaza
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Puddle
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Trine Enchanted Edition
Nintendo 3DS
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Jump Trials Supreme
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Mario Golf™: World Tour
– Online Play, Rankings, etc. for Nintendo Pocket Football Club

*During the extended maintenance, parts of the affected services
may be intermittently unavailable.

Source via GoNintendo