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Cave Story release date

Nintendo have announced Cave Story will see a release date of October 4 on the Nintendo 3DS eShop.

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DSi headlines

  • Nintendo: Next Metroid Prime might land on the DS

    Metroid: The Other M may be hogging all the series’ face time right now, but Prime isn’t ready for the retirement home just yet. Speaking with ONM, Nintendo’s Kensuke Tanabe indicated that Metroid Prime’s next foray might be a return trip to the Nintendo DS. “We are always planning to make new games in the […]

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  • Rumor: Nintendo to release new DSi with bigger screens

    Is it time for another Nintendo DS iteration already? Fortunately for our wallets, the answer appears to be “no” – for now, anyway. However, according to a Nikkei Shimbun report obtained by Wired’s GameLife blog, Nintendo is touching up the DSi in a few crucial areas. If the report is to be believed, Nintendo’s set […]

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  • Rumor: DSi-only games coming to stores this fall

    Kotaku‘s reporting that DSi-specific games will be out in the wild this fall. According to the site’s “sources,” DSi-only boxes will be visually distinct, so as to ward off poor, neglected DS Lite owners. DSi-exclusive games were announced earlier this year. However, specifics — such as a game titles and a release window — weren’t […]

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  • DSi Facebook update also fights piracy

    Like a mild-mannered Joe Everyman who suits up and fights crime by the moonlight, the recent Nintendo DSi Facebook Connect update does more than advertised. In addition to plastering Facebook with embarassing snapshots of you and your friends, it renders many DS flashcarts useless, reports MCV. iPlayer, EZVi, and AK2I are among those thwarted by […]

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  • Non-DSicrimination: NPD not separating DS and DSi sales in monthly report

    NPDs? What about ‘em? They’re basically our gods. Anyway, after all the hubbub surrounding Nintendo’s recent DSi launch, Ars Technica contacted the NPD group to find out whether or not gaming’s premiere abacus would be giving DSi sales their own space on its monthly report. The answer: Nuh-uh. Well, mostly. According to the NPD Group’s […]

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  • GDC: Nintendo working on "DSi-enhanced" game cards with DSi-specific features

    DSi, you definitely got your great, great grandpappy‘s genes. Speaking during his “Inspiration Behind Nintendo DSi Development” GDC talk, project leader of the Nintendo DSi Hardware group Masato Kuwahara said that Nintendo plans to release “Nintendo DSi-enhanced game cards,” which will hold more features than your obsolete, back-of-the-closet-bound DS Lite can handle. “For example,” Kuwahara […]

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  • GDC: Nintendo unveils WarioWare: Snapped for DSi

    The DS officially has its You’re in the Movies-killer. At today’s GDC keynote, Nintendo gave conference-goers a look at WarioWare: Snapped for the DSi. The game requires that you line up your head and hands for the camera before catapulting you through a, er, typical WarioWare gauntlet so that it can then play back recorded […]

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  • GDC: Nintendo announces new Zelda for DS

    Nintendo just announced a new Legend of Zelda title for the DS. It’s called Spirit Tracks, and will be out later this year! A quick video showed Link on a train “conducting it,” according to our lady on the scene, and then him fighting a monster thing “like an owl.” There was nothing else shown. […]

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  • Nintendo president thinks DSi downloads will drive system sales

    Oh sure, you’ll sneak a DSi into your stringent, economy-friendly budget because your DS Lite’s obsolete insides can’t handle a spicy slice of DLC, but you’re probably some form of “hardcore” gamer. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, though – he believes that every member of your family pines for two full screens of their own. The […]

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