Category Archives: North America
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 14:13 BST
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers, Injustice: Gods Among Us, and Kirby’s Adventure are the big ones heading up Nintendo’s download contents this week. Granted, neither titles land until April 16 and April 17, respectively, but at least Nintendo has given you the option to plan ahead. For those who need something now, Dillon’s Rolling Western: The Last Ranger is available for 3DS, alongside Soccer Up 3D and Clash of Elementalists. Hit up the break for the full line-up.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 21:45 BST
Sony has announced the titles included in its Spring Fever US PlayStation Store event will features Cross-Buy functionality for upcoming indie titles in its Spring Fever PS Store event.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 22:17 BST
Toki Tori 2 is finally ready for your download through the eShop for Wii U. Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates of Inifinity also has new DLC available for those whow own a 3DS. There are other title available this week, and all are listed below. There’s also a sale on escapeVektor.
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 | 18:45 GMT
This week marks the release of Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity on the North American eShop. Well, technically the titles aren’t out until Sunday, March 24, but Nintendo has its own, special calendar, and has for years. While you will have to wait another couple days to get your hands on them, there are other titles available to pass the time with.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 15:39 GMT
En Masse Entertainment has announced North American player accounts for TERA: Rising has risen to over 1.4 million since going free-to-play in February.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 16:42 GMT
Fire Emblem Awakening sold 180,000 units at North American retail, Nintendo has confirmed to Joystiq, making it the best first month sales in the history of the franchise. NoA also told the site that eShop sales were 63,000 units, which made up 35% of total sales. The last entry in the series, Shadow Dragon, has moved over 250,000 units in North America to date.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 13:36 GMT
Nintendo has updated its weekly, downloadable offerings for North America today, and this week you can pick up demos for HarmoKnight and Chasing Aurora and other goodies. Starting Monday, March 18 you can pick up LEGO City Undercover from the eShop and later on in the week on March 19 you can nab Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate and Need for Speed: Most Wanted U.
Hit the break fro your full update.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 12:56 GMT
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 09:00 GMT
38 Studios founder Curt Schilling is facing a fraud lawsuit over $75 million in loans from the State of Rhode Island. In an attempt to cool the issue, Schilling has filed for the presiding judge to throw out the case.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 16:19 GMT
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 15:13 GMT
Two Nintendo Directs aired simultaneously in Europe and North America today. The big news? Western release dates for Animal Crossing New Leaf and Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D for 3DS.
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 15:13 GMT
Nintendo has announced a ZombiU bundle for North America. Called the ZombiU Deluxe Set, the Wii U bundle comes with the game along with the black deluxe system and gamepad, a Pro controller, and a digital copy of Nintendo Land. It will run you $390 and releases on February 17.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 19:48 GMT
Sony has posted its PlayStation Store charts for Europe and North America. The NA chart combines full PSN and PS3 downloads, while the European charts are separate. Full results are below.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 19:34 GMT
A garnet red PS3 system is coming to North America as part of a limited edition God of War: Ascension Legacy Bundle containing all games in the series, Sony has announced.
Fri, Jan 25, 2013 | 13:02 GMT
Senator Jay Rockefeller reintroduced his controversial bill to US congress yesterday – which calls for further research into the impact of violent games on children – after it failed to pass earlier this month.
Thu, Jan 24, 2013 | 14:25 GMT
Balloon Fight, The Cave, Funky Barn, Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars, and a demo for Brain Age: Concentration Edition have landed on the North American Nintendo eShop. There’s more though, so head below for your weekly update.
Sat, Jan 19, 2013 | 00:49 GMT
Sony has provided and update to the maintenance period for PlayStation Network. The service went down yesterday for an upgrade, and was supposed to be back up last night. However, Sony has said to expect the service to remain offline until 9.00pm PST/12.00am EST tonight. Those who signed into the service five days prior to the start of maintenance may be able to play games online and use select apps during the down time. Service downtime to apply an update in Europe is scheduled for Thursday, February 2.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 17:47 GMT
Sony has announced a bundle featuring the Classic White PS3 for $299.99. The Classic White PS3 Instant Game Collection Bundle comes with a 500GB hard drive and a one-year membership to PlayStation Plus, and the Instant Game Collection which features LittleBigPlanet 2, inFAMOUS 2, Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Gravity Rush, WipeOut 2048 and more. It will land in stores January 27. Video is below.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 21:33 GMT
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate has been given a release date, and a demo is coming soon. Lego City Undercover, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, and Need for Speed: Most Wanted have also been given a solid date, along with many more titles on Nintendo systems. The massive release list is below the break, along with a few extra nuggets to make your day brighter.
Thu, Jan 10, 2013 | 14:02 GMT
Details on Fire Emblem Awakening features such as StreetPass and SpotPass have been released by Nintendo of America.