Category Archives: Wii U

The Legend of Zelda Series continues to defy expectations

Each game in the series follows a very simple formula: When a threat appears, a hero clad in green appears to counter it. That’s it. That’s all you need to know about The Legend of Zelda series. Actually, one other … Continue reading

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Nintendo of America confirms The Switch will NOT replace the Nintendo 3DS

…To those of you thinking of putting your Nintendo 3DS down as a deposit at Gamestop for the soon to be released Switch, not so fast. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Amie announced today the 3DS has “A long life … Continue reading

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Nintendo: Info on the next Console to come sometime in 2016

Gotta hand it to Nintendo: They know how to maintain hype. The latest rumor circulating the internet on the new console codenamed Nintendo NX is that it will be a hybrid console: It will function as both a Home Console … Continue reading

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Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto explains why the Wii U failed; Regular New Nintendo 3DS may come to the U.S. after all

…Read the article here. A new window will open. As one poster on GameFAQS said, when the man who made Nintendo what it is today comes out and says what he said, you bet it’s news. As I said on … Continue reading

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Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leaked; Fire Emblem’s Roy and Street Fighter’s Ryu coming to Super Smash Bros. 3DS/Wii U

  This week’s “OOPS!” is brought to you by SEGA! Ahead of the presumed E3 Announcement, Sega released this picture for the new Sonic Amiibo. What’s more interesting is the 3DS game pictured on the right: Hyrule Warriors 3D.   … Continue reading

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Friendly Reminder: There is no “Console War”

There hasn’t been one since the N64/PS1/Dreamcast days and that’s pushing it. No one did it like Nintendo and Sega did during the early 1990s with the NES, SNES and the Genesis. Both companies were pretty overt about how much … Continue reading

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An Old Vet Returns to Super Smash Bros.

True story. You know I don’t spread or start rumors on my blog. Of the five characters from Melee who didn’t make it into Brawl (the other four being Roy, Pichu, Dr. Mario and Young Link), Mewtwo was the only … Continue reading

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Super Smash Bros. 3DS will be released one week from today

  I finished paying off my preorder last night so I am set. For those who don’t know, the Demo was released last week. Thanks to the demo, we now know the full roster for 3DS version: …The one partially … Continue reading

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Super Smash Bros 3DS/Wii U Roster Update: Heroes from Ylisse have arrived!

Oh, yes they did. For the first time since Melee, two versions of the same character made the cut: Male Robin and Female Robin. It’s not quite known yet weather you play them interchangably ala Sheik & Zelda or Samus … Continue reading

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Sony: Vita’s focus will be on Indie Games and Remote Play with the PS4

That is the case if this article on Gamespot is to be believed. The internet trolls’ usual reactions of course being either “So glad I didn’t buy a Vita!” or “One more reason to buy a 3DS!” This shouldn’t be … Continue reading

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