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Hello Kitty Makes its Way to Super Mario Maker

While an official Hello Kitty and Super Mario Bros. crossover game is highly unlikely at this point in time, fans of both franchises can at least do things on their own as Hello Kitty, along with the adorable My Melody are coming to the Wii U’s Super Mario Maker. Both Hello Kitty and My Melody costumes are now available in-game via a special Event Course. The costumes come with custom ...

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Pokemon GO ARG Opens Field Tests in NA

It’s safe to assume that like any Pokemon-branded app, people will be raring to go and give the ARG (Augmented Reality Game) Pokemon GO a try when it gets released in the US market a little later this year. There’s no definite date yet, but if you’re the impatient kind, you can go ahead and head to Niantic’s website (http://pokemongo.nianticlabs.com/index.jsp) and sign up for an ...

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New Heartwarming Pokemon Sun and Moon Ad Draws Unexpected Reaction

The Pokemon Company has just released a new promo video for the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon for the Nintendo 3DS. The advert focuses on a young Japanese boy named Shohei, who moves to Hawaii with her mom and finds new friends in spite of the language barrier, thanks to the universal appeal of the Pokemon franchise. You can watch the video below: It’s a very effective promo advert and one ...

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Sonic and The Legend of Zelda Inducted in the World Video Game Hall of Fame

A ceremony was held yesterday at the Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, New York to welcome 6 games in the World Video Game Hall of Fame. The class this year features selections by a group of scholars, journalists and video game industry members and the choices are based on longevity, iconic status, influence and geographical reach. Nintendo’s classic The Legend of Zelda followed the ...

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FAN VIDEO: Star Fox Cartoon – A Fox in Space

Star Fox is one of those Nintendo properties that isn’t on the same level as the Marios and the Donkey Kongs when it comes to popularity, yet still has enough fan following to ensure that you’re going to see an installment for every generation. Recently, Production I.G. and WIT Studio teamed up for an animated Star Fox short called “Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins.” It is pretty good, ...

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Apps for Fire Emblem, Animal Crossing Announced

On Wednesday, Nintendo announced its plans to launch mobile apps for the hit game franchises Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem, with an eye towards a fall release. Nintendo of Europe and Nintendo America also announced the games. The app for The Fire Emblem will be more accessible than the previous Fire Emblem games but according to Nintendo, it ‘aims to offer the great value of a role-playing ...

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Paper Mario: Color Splash by Nintendo Headed to Wii U this 2016

Finally, after almost ten years of waiting, the Paper Mario franchise will come back to home consoles. Nintendo has announced during the Nintendo Direct presentation that Paper Mario: Color Splash is coming to Wii U this 2016. Paper Mario: Color Splash is all about the magic of color. It takes place on Prism Island, the once visually vivid world. The action-RPC follows Mario pulling a ...

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North American Trailer for Pokken Tournament Streamed

While it’s already making a killing at Japanese arcades, Pokken Tournament has yet to make a proper appearance in the North American market. Thankfully, we don’t have to wait very long as Bandai Namco Entertainment and Nintendo will be releasing the Pokemon/Tekken-themed fighting game on the Wii U in North America, Europe, and Japan on March 18. If you think the few days separating March 18 ...

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Pokémon Sun & Moon Revealed for 3DS

During the streamed Pokemon Direct presentation that happened on Friday, Nintendo announced that the Pokemon Sun & Pokemon Moon will be the ‘all-new Pokemon adventure’ of the franchise. It will be available in nine languages during the Holiday 2016 season. The games will be available on the Nintendo 3DS all over the world in English, Japanese, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Korean ...

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Great Detective Pikachu Game Set To Be Released on February 3

We haven’t heard anything about the Great Detective Pikachu game for a long time. But the long wait for a release date is over – Meitantei Pikachu: Shin Konbi Tanjyou (Great Detective Pikachu: The Birth of a New Duo) has finally been given a concrete release date. The game is described as a cinematic adventure, and features a story set in Rhyme City, where Pokemon live normal lives. When ...

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Pokken Tournament to Get Mewtwo, Garchomp, and Braixen as New Playable Characters

We’re getting near the release of the hit arcade fighter Pokken Tournament on the Wii U, and a new announcement aims to make that two-month wait even more torturous. The latest issue of CoroCoro Comic has revealed that the Tekken Tournament-inspired Pokemon game will be getting three new famous Pokemon breeds as playable characters, namely Mewtwo, Garchomp, and Braixen. You can check out the ...

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Red and Blue New 3DS Bundle for Pokémon’s 20th Anniversary

To mark the 20th anniversary of the Pokémon’s franchise, the Pokémon Company International is getting ready for a lot of promotions and products. Highlights include a New Nintendo 3DS bundle that packs in eShop versions of Pokémon Blue Version and Pokémon Red Version, Mythical Pokémon distributions (every month) beginning in February, digitally remastered Pokémon movies, an exclusive ...

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