What Does the Future Hold for Kid Icarus?

Any casual look through the Nintendo Entertainment System’s first-party library will uncover the origins of many classic video game icons. Names like Mario and Zelda remain synonymous with gaming today. Many other properties rooted in the 8-bit era, however, have long since sunk into irrelevance. But unlike retro relics like Balloon Flight and Ice Climbers, the… Read more »


Sakurai Further Details Robin’s Smash Abilities

Fans of the Nintendo 3DS title, Fire Emblem: Awakening, were well pleased during the latest character trailer for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS and Wii U. In addition fan-favorite Lucina, Robin, the avatar character in Fire Emblem: Awakening, was unexpectedly revealed as a playable character for the game. Based on the trailer alone,… Read more »


Sakurai Details Differences Between Marth and Lucina in Smash

Following yesterday’s announcement that Fire Emblem Awakening‘s Lucina will be joining the fight in Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS and Wii U, Masahiro Sakurai, the game’s lead developer, has since updated his Miiverse with an explanation on the differences between Lucina and Marth as playable characters.