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Nintendo has finally started to patent features we should have seen a decade ago. I go over these patents and give my take on the matter. Subscribe to PlayerEssence for more awesome content!
We went hands-on with the Gyro Wing in the NEW Zoness leve in Star Fox Zero, from a Nintendo preview event at PAX Prime!
8-4, who has helped out with previous Nintendo game localizations, has confirmed they are involved with Xenoblade Chronicles X’s western release.
— Mark MacDonald (@markmacd) August 28, 2015
Disney has claimed that half of Disney Infinity’s player base is female.
“With Disney’s IP treasure chest of powerful and strong female characters, we actually are seeing a split with Infinity that’s more 50% boys and 50% girls.”
You can read the full write-up here.
Check out this awesome match between two of Houston’s best players! The Ryu in this match is pretty good.
Check out the Shovel Knight amiibo reveal trailer featuring the super popular YouTube channel, the GameGrumps.
Check out the entire Nindies @ Night presentation from PAX Prime 2015, hosted by NOA’s Damon Baker, featuring games such as Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows, Hive Jump, Fast Racing Neo, Kerbal Space Program, as well as the reveal of the Shovel Knight amiibo!
Check out the amazing gameplay trailer for SteamWorld Heist on Nintendo 3DS! The game is also coming to the Wii U, PS4, Xbox One, PS Vita and PC.
Check out this new trailer for FAST Racing Neo on Wii U from Nindies@Night PAX. It shows off the beautiful graphics and intense speed players will be experiencing this fall.
Check out some in-person photos of the Shovel Knight amiibo below, in-addition to the full overview of what the amiibo will bring to the table.
Cooperative Multiplayer (exclusive to Wii U)!
Join a friend’s Shovel Knight campaign and shovel together!
Use new cooperative moves to help each other out along the way!
Level up by defeating enemies and finding treasure!
Earn all-new relics, abilities, and powers you never thought possible!
Customize the look of your Shovel Knight with cool and crazy cosmetic options!
Use your custom amiibo seamlessly between 3DS and Wii U!
Exclusive Challenge Stages!
Battle your way through amiibo exclusive challenge stages that take advantage of the new amiibo relics and abilities!
One amiibo, multiple games
We plan to continue support of the Shovel Knight amiibo in future Yacht Club Games and Nintendo products! Stay tuned to amiibo.com for compatibility details in new games.
Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for “Lost Reavers”,the game formerly known as Project Treasure. There will be a beta test starting on September 3rd in Japan. Check out the new trailer below. Via: Nintendo Everything
It’s a strange question to be sure: do amiibo dream? I know, there’s no way that’s possible… right?
Ok, so there is an official Shovel Knight amiibo coming on November 27th. UK retailer GAME, has revealed pre-orders start tomorrow for the Shovel Knight amiibo. This adds more fuel to Shovel Knight in Smash Bros. rumors going around.
M. Productions is back with a new video detailing the evolution of the Super Smash Bros. series.
Source: M. Productions
Check out 44 minutes of gameplay footage from Runbow on the Wii U.
Source: Nintendo World Report TV
Is the Shovel Knight coming to Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS? Check out Nintendo Life/Tamaki’s video on the topic.