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Mario Party 10 – Rapid River Race Mini-game Footage

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Check out this new mini-game from Mario Party 10 on Wii U, it’s called Rapid River Race.

Sonic Games will Still be made for Home Consoles


Sonic Team lead Takashi Iizuka has quelled the rumors that Sega will not be producing Sonic games for home consoles. This comes after Sega announced a shift to mobile and PC games over console games. In a recent interview with 4Gamer, Iizuka stated that Sonic Runners was made for mobile because it was the most suitable platform for the game. He added, “Personally, I don’t plan to stop Sonic for home-video game consoles.” Via: Nintendo Everything, Source: 4Gamer 

Azure Striker Gunvolt – Update 1.2 will Utilize the New Nintendo 3DS


Good news for Azure Striker Gunvolt fans that have a New Nintendo 3DS. Update 1.2 will be able to change weapons on the fly with the ZL/ZR buttons. You can also expect faster loading times with the boosted processing speed of the New Nintendo 3DS. Three new songs will be added as well. Update 1.2 should drop on March 11th in Japan, North America could get it then too. Via: Nintendo Everything, Source: Inside Games JP

Persona 5: Three Things that have me Hyped! (Debut Gameplay Trailer)

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Persona 5’s recent gameplay trailer got me really excited to see more! Here are three things that have me HYPED from the recent debut gameplay trailer.

Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 Announced for the 3DS eShop

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The official Azure Striker Gunvolt Twitter page has revealed that Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 is in development for the 3DS. It will be released on the eShop!

PE X Nintendo #75 – Tantalus’ big “AAA” port hits the Wii U in 2015

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PE X Nintendo is back in style with a new show format and great news stories from the world of Nintendo! Yo! Subscribe to the NEW PlayerEssence YouTube Channel here.

Nintendo Minute – eShop Multiplayer Showdown

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The Nintendo Minute team get into some multiplayer action on the Wii U eShop.



Captured using the latest version of the upcoming playable demo, FINAL FANTASY XV –EPISODE DUSCAE-, this new video showcases an exciting dungeon area in the game.

A Newcomer’s Thoughts on Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D

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Derrick just beat The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask for the first time. What did he think after hearing about the game for so long? Did it live up to expectations or was it all just a bunch of empty hype?

OlliOlli runs at 60fps on Wii U and 3DS

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Nintendo Life has dished some more details on OlliOlli for the Wii U and 3DS. The game will run at 60fps on Wii U, 3DS and Xbox One. However, 3-D will not be supported on the 3DS due to “technical issues”. Get all the details below.

The Molyneux Cycle (The Jimquisition)


To act as if Peter Molyneux is only now being unfairly criticized for one troubled Kickstarter is to ignore years and years of easily traceable insincerity.

Dragon Ball XenoVerse – Grumpcade


The GameGrumps play Dragon Ball XenoVerse, the latest DBZ games from Bandai Namco.

ZeRo Plays For Glory – Ep #23 – Greninja


Smash Bros. champ ZeRo shows you the ropes with Greninja in Smash 4.

Bravely Second – New Gameplay Details

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We’ve got a variety of new details on Bravely Second for the Nintendo 3DS.

RazörFist vs. SILENT HILLS – Dear Rageaholic #7

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“Watch as the Razör-Fisted One mercilessly dismantles every hot topic from Street Fighter 5 to the P.T. demo to Global Warming!”

Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 – Debut Trailer, Exclusive to Xbox One


Fruit Ninja Kincect 2 is coming exclusively to Xbox One. Check out this debut trailer below, it’s actually kind of funny.

OlliOlli Confirmed for March 5th on Wii U& 3DS, Supports Cross Buy in all Regions

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Curve Studios has confirmed that OlliOlli will launch on Wii U and 3DS on March 5th. The game will support cross buy in all regions for both platforms. So if you buy the Wii U version, you’ll get the 3DS version for free, if you buy 3DS version, you’ll get the Wii U version free. Curve stated they worked closely with Nintendo to make this happen. Pricing is set at £7.99/$9.99/€9.99. Full announcement and my take past the link.

Mortal Kombat X – Official Story Mode Trailer


Mortal Kombat X’s story mode is looking to completely freaking awesome. Check out this trailer showing off that mode, along with various new characters.

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Video Review – ZyroXZ2


“So I took this little clay-venture for a spin! Was collecting secret book pages to form my own “50 Shades of Clay” worth the price of admission?”

Source: ZyroXZ2

IronFall Invasion – 40 Minute Playthrough [3DS]


Playing 40 minutes of IronFall Invasion for the Nintendo 3DS. Checking out the demo Campaign mission and online multiplayer.

Masahiro Sakurai is Feels Steam Offers the best Online Shop for Gaming

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Super Smash Bros. creator Masahiro Sakurai has commented on what digital show he likes the most in his weekly column with Famitsu. In Sakurai’s opinion, Steam offers the best online shop for digital gaming goods. Read what he has to say on the matter below.

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate – New Promotional Videos


Check out these promotional videos for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on this 3DS.