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Nintendo has announced today that they will be participating in this year’s Game Developers Conference (GDC). The press release announcing the news is titled “Nintendo Demonstrates Indie Game Support at Game Developers Conference”
Adam Apicella has confirmed that Super Smash Bros. Melee will be joining the MLG Pro Circuit in Anaheim on June 20th. This follows the news that Super Smash Bros. Melee will also be part of the official Evo 2014 lineup. Source: Adam Apicella Twitter, Thanks Gryphonofmight for the tip!
Shoruken is reporting that Super Smash Bros. Melee has officially joined the Evo 2014 lineup. This is the second straight year Super Smash Bros. Melee will be at the biggest fighting game tournament in the world. Source: Shoruken, Thanks Gryphonofmight for the tip!
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD has reclaimed the top spot on the eShop charts from Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze. Get the full lowdown here! Subscribe to my PE Reviews channel for more News Reports, Let’s Plays, and Reviews!
Nintendo has just updated their IR Calendar this morning announcing their “Fiscal Year Earnings Release” is scheduled for May 7th. On March 31st, Nintendo will have the “Record Date for Year-End Dividends for the 74th Fiscal Year.” More details can be found on Nintendo’s official site. Thanks to DigitalGreenTea for the tip!
Francis discusses the 3DS eShop charts, Bravely Default, and 3DS owners potentially getting ready to make the plunge and buy a Wii U for Mario Kart 8. Subscribe to my PE Reviews Channel for more great videos!
Nintendo Enthusiast has penned another fantastic article discussing the creative minds behind one of the year’s biggest games, Monolith Soft X. Get a couple snippets of the article below.
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS producer Masahiro Sakurai has uploaded a brand new screenshot to Miiverse showing the destructive power of Zelda’s Din’s Fire. The move has been overhauled to inflict more damage.
Bravely Default takes the top honors on the 3DS eShop charts despite technically being listed third. Pokemon X & Y are part of a free promotion, so naturally they’re at the top. However, Bravely Default is the top game at the full price of $39.99 for the fourth straight week in a row.
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD has regained its top spot on the Wii U eShop charts after being surpassed by Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze for a few weeks. Get the full charts below.
Nintendo of America wants to remind you that Bit Trip Runner 2 is on sale on the Wii U eShop for $4.99. This marks the one year anniversary of the game’s release on the eShop.
Nintendo of Japan has opened up a brand new page showing off some games and features of the Wii U. It details off-TV play, streaming apps, karaoke, cook books, and more. Check out the page here. Nintendo is prepping the launch of the Wii U – Wii Sports Club bundle in Japan soon, so hopefully this new info page and the launch of the Wii Sports Club bundle can jump-start things a bit. Thanks domondohko for the tip!
Nintendo has started airing a brand new UK TV ad for Yoshi’s New Island on the Nintendo 3DS. Check it out below.
Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth started out as a Etrain Odyssey meets Persona game, but was later made into just a Persona game. However, it seems remnants of the Etrain Odyssey experience has made their way into Persona Q. For example, players will be able to map their own dungeons. F.O.E Monsters will be present too, if you beat them, you might get a special item. a brand new scan can be found past the link.
The Limited Edition of Mario Kart 8 is proving to be quite the popular item in Europe. Multiple regions have it as the top-selling, or near the top of the charts for pre-orders. Amazon Italy is currently sold out of the Limited Edition Mario Kart 8 bundles. This is definitely good news for Nintendo! Mario Kart 8 should be the title that changes things around for Nintendo. See the listing yourself here. Thanks Gryphonofmight for the tip!
Renegade Kid co-founder Jools Watsham has revealed that Moon Chronicles will be completed soon. The game is in the final phase of development with the team polishing up the game and fixing bugs.
Ryozo Tsujimoto Discusses why Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate is only on 3DS, it’s Popularity in the West, and more
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate producer Ryozo Tsujimoto has discussed a host of topics with Eurogamer in a new interview. Tsujimoto answers why the series is only on the Nintendo 3DS, why there isn’t a Wii U version of MH4 Ultimate, and where he sees the franchise in the future.
Nintendo Downloads EU (3/14/14) – Yoshi’s New Island Leads, Bit Trip Runner 2 on sale for €3.99 / £3.33
Nintendo has updated their eShop offerings for this week in Europe, and Yoshi’s New Island leads the way on the Nintendo 3DS. Get the full lineup of downloads across the 3DS and Wii U below.
Just in case you forgot, make sure to fill out this Kingdom Hearts 3 survey. This is the best way to let Square Enix know that Wii U fans want Kingdom Hearts 3. Check out my video on the topic as well. Feel free to voice why YOU want KH3 on Wii U in the comments section below, I’ll be emailing all of your responses to Square Enix.
Masahiro Sakurai has revealed that players will be able to battle atop Lumiose City’s Prism Tower for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS. See the first screenshot of it below.
Francis wraps up his Let’s Play of Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze on Wii U! Subscribe to my PE Reviews Channel for more Let’s Plays, Reviews, and more.
Nintendo has launched a page on their official website that is dedicated to eShop games. Some of the titles featured are Moon Chronicles, Steamworld Dig, Gunman Clive, Cave Story, and Unepic. Get the full list of titles on the page. Thanks Anti!
Amazon had a slight stock issue with Mario Kart 8 for Wii U selling out of pre-orders fairly quickly. Good news is they are restocked of the game and accepting pre-orders. Grab your copy here. Thanks Gryphonofmight for the tip!
RCMADIAX has tweeted out a nice picture of a congratulations card sent to him by Nintendo’s Dev Support team. The card has a picture of Mario on it with hand written messages from Nintendo’s Dev Support team themselves.
Catch Playeressence’s Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze live-stream finale tonight at 9 PM EST! Exactly how many times will Francis die in world 6? Watch tonight at 9 PM EST to find out, right here on Playeressence. Subscribe to my PE Reviews Channel to get the edited replays first.
Nintendo has released a brand new trailer for Steel Diver: Sub Wars. This trailer details what players get when the purchase the full Steel Diver experience on the 3DS eShop.
Some Target location have Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate on Wii U for $15. Robert Goode from Twitter snapped a picture of the deal on Twitter.
Wow….. I did not see this one coming. On the Man at Arms show, the master blacksmith recreates the sword Pokemon Honedge is his latest episode. Get ready for an awesome joke at the beginning of this one.
Nintendo has just revealed the first North American Yoshi’s New Island commercial for the Nintendo 3DS. And I have to say, I think it’s pretty good. Check it out below.