Category Archives: Nintendo 3DS

Xbox One Finally Beats PS4 In November NPD

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It was a long time coming. After Microsoft found themselves getting their butts handed to them on a silver platter in the battle for 1080p, 60fps games as well as falling far behind the install base figures month after month when the PS4 was cleaning house month in and month out, the Micro ‘S’ finally pulled through and scored a win against all odds. Continue reading



How To Quickly Unlock All Super Smash Bros. 3DS Characters

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Nintendo’s executives are already rolling in tubs full of cash with the recent release of Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan. The game has already shifted 1.2 million units, as reported by Venture Beat. Gamers are loving the melee, beat-‘em-up title; but not everyone has the patience to unlock everything in its natural order. Hence, for those of you who want a bit of an edge on how to unlock the characters in a quick and easy fashion, there’s some hints and tips for that. Continue reading

Super Smash Bros Character Roster Leaked For Wii U, 3DS

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A somewhat complete list of the character roster for Super Smash Bros. on the 3DS and Wii U has been leaked. Allegedly an employee let loose some of the details while doing some testing for Nintendo, spewing some of the beans like an angry child tipping over their bowl while sitting in a training chair. Not only did “Mr. Leaker” drop some fresh details about the character roster but he also posted up some images of the game’s trophies. Continue reading

Citizens Of Earth, Earthbound-Style RPG Priced And Delayed

Citizens of Earth

Sad news for gamers who have been desperately awaiting a follow-up RPG to the age-old Earthbound (better known as Mother to hardcore fans), as Atlus has announced that Citizens of Earth, the crowd-funded RPG that was picked up by the publisher, has been delayed. Luckily, the delay isn’t huge as it’s only been pushed back by a month from October, 2014 to November, 2014. Continue reading

Shovel Knight Complete Gameplay Walkthrough

Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight dropped at the end of June to a lot of critical acclaim and plenty of praise from gamers and video game critics alike. The title sees players taking on the role of a shovel knight who has to stop an ancient evil, just like in most other classic games from the old 8-bit days of gaming. I don’t know if anyone would actually have trouble beating Yacht Club Games’ Shovel Knight, there’s a pretty slick walkthrough that uncovers the game’s secrets, the hidden gems and how to beat the bosses. Continue reading

Wii U Makes Up For 27% Of Shovel Knight’s First-Month Sales

Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight has become somewhat of a runaway success. The game has moved more than 180,000 copies in its first month on sale, and this is for a game that was crowd-funded through Kickstarter. The little indie-game-that-could has managed to find quite a bit of success on Nintendo’s little console-that-could, as the Wii U made up for 27% of the total sales of Shovel Knight, with the Nintendo 3DS making up for 33% and Steam accumulating 37% of the sales. The rest of the piece of the pie was divided into Good Old Games and Humble Bundles. Continue reading

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Tournament Coming To GamesCom

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Amiibo

If you need more Smash Bros. in your life and you need a good fixing on over-the-top, four-player battle royales, you’ll likely want to brace yourself because – just as the headline states – there will be another Super Smash Bros. tournament taking place at this year’s GamesCom convention in Cologne, Germany. Nintendo is ramping up to make another big splash before the Tokyo Game Show, followed by the inevitable release of Super Smash Bros. on the Wii U. Continue reading

Bravely Default Has Sold One Million Copies

Bravely Default

Talk about a major win for the Nintendo 3DS and JRPGs the world around. Square Enix’s unlikely title for Nintendo’s handheld has actually managed to sell a heck of a lot more than the company had been anticipating, including pushing an impressive 600,000 SKUs and digital copies outside of Japan alone. For a mid-budget, Eastern-centric role-playing game that’s exceptionally impressive. Continue reading