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Nintendo Opens US Preorders for Mario Kart 8 DLC

Yesterday, Nintendo UK unveiled two upcoming DLC packs for the Wii U’s Mario Kart 8. Not only will these packs feature new playable characters from both within and outside of Mario Kart’s traditional pool of characters from the Mario franchise, but each pack will also feature eight new courses (that’s sixteen new tracks total or… Read more »

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Hyrule Warriors Update Coming to Japan September 1st

Nintendo and Tecmo Koei’s Hyrule Warriors, which has been available in Japan since earlier this month, will receive a much-needed updated on September 1st. However, besides simply providing a fix for some of the game’s bugs, the update will also include a new challenge mode, the ability to change the background music during play, and… Read more »

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SteamWorld Dig Coming to Wii U August 28

The creators behind the successful 3DS digital title, SteamWorld Dig, Image & Form, have announced that the expanded HD version of SteamWorld Dig will be released for the Wii U on August 28th.

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Pokemon Trading Card Game to Release on iPad This Year

Soon the Pokemon Trading Card Games will follow the likes of Magic: The Gathering and Hearthstone as it makes it’s way to the Apple iPad. Popular YouTuber Josh Wittenkeller, better known to his fans as “The JWittz” snapped the above picture while at the Pokemon World Championships, which are taking place this weekend at the… Read more »

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Official Hyrule Warriors Twitter Hints at Future DLC

Hyrule Warriors has been out for about a day now in Japan, and already a ton of content from the game has surfaced online. However, while the whole game is practically one YouTube search away for those who still have another month to wait until the title is released in their region, it looks like… Read more »

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Hyrule Warriors: Ghirahim Character Trailer

Hyrule Warriors launched today in Japan, and while we in the West still have another month to wait until we can get our hands on the Nintendo and Tecmo Koei crossover, we don’t have to wait any longer for the game’s latest character trailer. Nintendo has released a new teaser all about Skyward Sword‘s Ghirahim.

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RIME Gamescom 2014 Trailer

Gamescom 2014 is well underway, and as such the new trailers are beginning to roll in. Of note, a new trailer for Tequila Works’ RIME has been released by Sony.

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Female Link Originally Planned for Hyrule Warriors

With Hyrule Warriors set to be released in Japan in just under two days, information is already beginning to leak its way online from those with advanced copies of the Nintendo and Tecmo Koei crossover title and those who have received copies of the Japanese edition of the official Prima strategy guide for the game…. Read more »

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Hyrule Warriors: Zant Character Trailer

Nintendo and Tecmo Koei have released a new trailer for their crossover title, Hyrule Warriors, which is only days away from launch in Japan. Tonight’s new footage is all about Twilight Princess‘s Zant and his broad move-set, which utilizes melee, weapons, and magic.

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Hyrule Warriors Preorder DLC Retailers Confirmed

It was announced during the latest Nintendo Direct that the DLC costume sets for Hyrule Warriors, which were previously announced for Japan, will also be available in North America. However, with the exception of the Ganon Club Nintendo set, these costumes will only be available as pre-order bonuses, and each pack will be exclusive to a different retailer…. Read more »

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New Hyrule Warriors Screenshots

We have a handful of new Hyrule Warriors screenshots that have been released in wake of last night’s special Nintendo Direct for the Nintendo and Tecmo Koei crossover title. The screenshots primarily focus on the playable villain characters that were announced last night along with some of the new stages.