Itís a pretty busy week on Nintendo platforms, with plenty of goodies available on the physical and digital marketplaces for both the Wii U and 3DS consoles. Just in time for Halloween, there may even be a few noteworthy treats to be found in the mix, including a new Harvest Moon game and a classic Kirby adventure.
This week's Nintendo update is all about living the type of life you want to live, be it an adventurer, a vampire hunter or a genie on a quest to overthrow a horde of evil pirates. It's not an especially busy week for games on Nintendo consoles, but what's there certainly has some meat on its bones.
Nintendo has released a free demo for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Getting the demo will take some extra effort on your part, though.
Other than a new (old) Castlevania game hitting the Wii U Virtual Console and the latest adventure starring Pac-Man and his hauntly homies, there's not a heck of a lot of new content coming out on Nintendo consoles this week. Prepare to be underwhelmed.
For those of you who have been looking forward to the chance to make your 3DS look way more snazzy, firmware update version 9.0.0-20U is here to save the day. Cray-cray name aside, all you really need to know is that this latest update is available right now, and it finally brings themes to Nintendoís portable console.
Chances are that, if you youíre a Nintendo 3DS fan and youíre reading this, itís only because youíve taken a short break from the portable launch of Super Smash Bros.. For everyone else, consider this your friendly reminder that Smash Bros. is kicking it up a notch at retail on digitally today, with little else launching on Nintendo platforms to serve as a distraction.
Itís a relatively quiet week on the Nintendo front, but thatís to be expected when a single big game is releasing and said single game just so happens to be Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U. Few publishers want to go toe to toe with Link and Co., so unless youíre excited about pulverizing endless waves of baddies with a Master Sword, you might as well take a seven day nap until Smash Bros. hits the 3DS.
For those who came to smash: The 3DS version of Super Smash Bros. is nearly upon us and, to celebrate, Nintendo has announced the first big tournament, which is set to begin on Oct. 4 and will be hosted out of GameStop locations around the country.
The Final Fantasy series has always been known for its fantastic soundtracks, which finally take center stage in the newly released Nintendo 3DS rhythm game.
If you ever wanted to punch Pikachu in the face while humming the battle theme to Final Fantasy V, then this weekís lineup of new releases on the Nintendo 3DS is just for you. Get ready for the Super Smash Bros. demo and Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call.
Nintendo announced that Super Smash Bros. 3DS will be getting a demo prior to the game's launch in North America and Europe. Select 3DS owners are already receiving download codes for the demo.
Nintendo revealed that Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will get a demo prior to their launch. The demo will allow players to earn rewards for the full version of those games.
You no longer have to wonder whether your favorite character made it into Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U. Twitch streamers with early copies of the game have discovered the full roster.
Thereís a rather diverse mix of games hitting Nintendo consoles this week, including new platforming game Teslagrad, rhythmic fighter KickBeat Special Edition, and even a handful of sales for those of you who like to shop on the cheap.
The monthly Club Nintendo rewards program has refreshed its crop of digital goodies for the month of September, offering up eight new games for loyal customers to grab in exchange for their Coins. Look for some Nintendo staples in this monthís games, including Mario, Link and the pink ball of suction, Kirby.