Category Archives: DS
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 02:42 GMT
Nintendo Australia has announced its getting in on Meloetta madness. Fans who visit select retailers with their DS or 3DS and a copy of and of the Pokémon Black & White games between March 4 and April 19 will be offered the chance to grab the powerful Pokémon. In Australia, EB Games and Target are participating, while New Zealanders will need to visit JB Hi-Fi. A list of participating outlets is available here.
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 | 01:12 GMT
Wreck-It Ralph arrives on 3DS, DS and Wii in the UK on February 1. Check out a few screens and a new trailer for the video game adaptation of the movie about video games.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 00:06 GMT
Nintendo revealed total worldwide sales for a select number of titles in its Q3 earnings report this morning. According to the firm’s figures, the best-seller for the period was Pokémon Black and White 2 with 7.63 million units sold. The DS title was followed by New Super Mario Bros. 2 on 3DS for 5.96 million, Animal Crossing: New Leaf on 3DS with 2.73 million sold in Japan-only, New Super Mario Bros. U on Wii U with 2.01 million, and Nintendo Land sold with Wii U moving 2.33 million. The next title on the Pokémon docket is Pokémon X and Pokémon Y for 3DS, slated for release in October. Thanks, Siliconera.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 18:15 GMT
Xbox 360 sales in the UK look set to overtake the Wii. According to GFK Chart-Track, Microsoft’s console was just 200,000 units behind at the end of December, having outsold Nintendo’s product by over four times in 2012.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 03:23 GMT
If you’re having trouble accessing certain Nintendo Network services today, don’t worry – it’s not just you. Pokémon Black & White and Black & White 2, Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper, the Wii U eShop, Wii Shopping Channel and DSiWare shop are all undergoing emergency maintenance. According to Nintendo’s estimates, it should be finished tinkering with all of these by 5:00PM PST January 29. Happily, not all services will be offline for this entire time; hit the link for more information.
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.
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 | 15:06 GMT
Nintendo shares are up 5.6% due to US sales figures released by NPD last night.
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 | 05:36 GMT
A video has turned up showing what is purported to be Crash Landed, a DS title apparently in the works at Renegade Kid in 2008 and 2009 before being shelved.
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 | 00:24 GMT
Nintendo’s Wii U managed to shift 460,000 units in the US in December 2012, for a life to date total of 890,000.
Sat, Jan 12, 2013 | 17:48 GMT
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes has been announced by Warner Bros. and TT Games for a fall release on 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, Vita, Wii U and Xbox 360.
Thu, Jan 03, 2013 | 02:49 GMT
Mutant Mudds, Dementium and Moon developer Renegade Kid may give up on the 3DS if it is successfully exploited by hackers and pirates.
Wed, Jan 02, 2013 | 16:21 GMT
A series of LEGO Legends of Chima videogames have been announced by Warner and The LEGO group for various platforms.
Wed, Jan 02, 2013 | 11:55 GMT
Nintendo 3DS owners have Capcom’s fiendishly difficult Ghosts N Goblins to look forward to on the eShop this week, leading 2013′s first run of digital releases. Get the rest of what’s on offer below.
Wed, Jan 02, 2013 | 02:39 GMT
A new TV advertisement for Pokémon Black & White 2 promises a reveal next week.
Thu, Dec 20, 2012 | 17:36 GMT
Nintendo has posted this week’s American 3DS, Wii, DS and Wii U eSHop updates, including new DLC for New Super Mario Bros. 2, Wario Land 2 and escapeVektor on 3DS, and more. Get the full list of content after the break.
Tue, Dec 11, 2012 | 08:49 GMT
Sega is suing Professor Layton developer Level-5 over touch screen controls in the DS version of Inazuma Eleven, its popular football RPG series. Sega is calling for the halting of all sales of the game in Japan. Get the details below.
Sat, Dec 08, 2012 | 20:23 GMT
Atlus is offering reissues of the first three Etrian Odyssey titles in Canada, according to a pre-order ad from Canadian retailer Video Games Plus. The Nintendo DS games Etrian Odyssey, Etrian Odyssey 2: Heroes of Lagaard and Etrian Odyssey 3: The Drowned City are up for $29.99 each, and customers can a create bundle out of the offers to receive a $15 discount. The trilogy is expected to arrive in Canada in early 2013. The next game in the series, Etrian Odyssey 4: Legends of the Titan, is slated for release on 3DS and eShop on February 26. Thanks: NeoGAF, Polygon.
Tue, Dec 04, 2012 | 08:26 GMT
NPD sales estimates have been released for America, and Xbox 360 has emerged as the victor of a busy November, the same month that saw Black Friday sales and the launch of Wii U. Microsoft’s console sold an estimated 1,400,000 units in November alone, trumping last year’s thanksgiving sales. See where everyone else placed below.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 | 15:21 GMT
Nintendo has released this week’s line-up of new digital content making its way to various store-fronts from today, including Super Pokémon Rumble and the next Guild01 Collection title Aero Porter from Level-5. Check out the spoils below.
Fri, Nov 23, 2012 | 05:36 GMT
The Japanese government has cracked down further on flash (R4) cartridges for Nintendo handhelds.