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Kirby And The Rainbow Curse Getting Budget Release


Yesterday, Nintendo shared more details on the upcoming Kirby and the Rainbow Curse title. The game will launch in Japan on January 22 and will apparently retail for 3,700 Yen ($37).

The title will also feature Amiibo support as well. Kirby And The Rainbow Curse is headed to Wii U early next year.


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iJustine And Shigeru Miyamoto Play Mario Kart 8

Shigeru Miyamoto recently sat down with YouTuber iJustine and got a chance to goof around with Mario Kart 8. Check out the video above and let us know what you think.

Mario Kart 8 recently got some love in the form of new DLC and it is fabulous.

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Club Nintendo Europe – Mario Kart 8 Badge Set Unboxing Video

Here is an Club Nintendo Europe Mario Kart 8 Badge Set unboxing video for your enjoyment. I really wish Club Nintendo in America would do something like this as the Mario Kart 8 badge set looks pretty phenomenal.

Check out the video.

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Today the good people at Nerdy Nummies (whom by the way my daughters absolutely adore) made Mario Kart 8 Koopa Shell Cake Pops and had two very special guests on their channel. Be sure to watch as Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen from Nintendo stopped by to showcase what’s coming from Nintendo in 2015.

Check it out everyone.

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Here’s The Adorable Kirby And The Rainbow Curse North American Box Art


Here’s the adorable Kirby And The Rainbow Curse North American Box Art for your viewing pleasure. The Wii U exclusive title is headed to the system early next year and we think it looks pretty nifty. The artwork retains the incredible clay look of the game and fully supports Amiibo as well.

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is heading to the US on February 13th. Count us in.

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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – Wii U Frame-Rate Test

The good people over at DigitalFoundry have recently put the latest Wii U game, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, to the frame rate test and walked away with very positive results. Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker locks in at 60FPS and runs at 1280×720. What does this all mean? The game is spectacular in motion and looks outstanding.

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is shaping up to be one of the nice surprises that showed up during 2014.

Check out the video everyone.

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Here are the latest hardware sales from Japan. As expected, the 3DS leads the way in terms of sales while the Wii U seems to be enjoying a healthy boost in sales as well. The PS Vita seems to be doing quite good as well.

Check out the chart below:

3DS – 145.420
Wii U – 24.469
PS Vita – 23.341
PS4 – 15.971
PS3 – 5.679
Xbox One – 790
Xbox 360 – 189

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Adorable New Piece of Art From Kirby And The Rainbow Curse


Here is an all new piece of artwork for the upcoming Kirby and the Rainbow Curse for Wii U. Amazonupdated its listing for Kirby and the Rainbow Curse with this new piece of artwork and it’s adorable.

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Is EarthBound Headed to Wii U?


Amazon has apparently put up a description for the February issue of Game Informer magazine. Amazon has listed the February issue of the popular magazine will feature Earthbound Forever. The description also states that the game is coming to Wii U in 2016. Take this as you will my friends but it would be an interesting play if Nintendo made it happen.

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Nintendo has just given gamers the first look at gameplay for The Legend of Zelda for Wii U. The game has been reconfirmed to be released in 2015 and looks gorgeous. It was a nice surprise to see Nintendo have such a presence at The Game Awards and we were thrilled to hear more about the next Zelda.

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

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