3DS News


The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D Review: Time After Time

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2015 8:00am PST

The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask is one of the most divisive games in Zelda canon. Can the revisions brought to the 3DS version turn a Zelda fan who never finished it into a cult follower? Our review.


"Looking forward to this release. Never played it before, but I know i'm going to enjoy it. I ..."

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The New 3DS Review: Worth the Upgrade?

By Steve Watts, Jan 26, 2015 12:00pm PST

Nintendo is rolling out yet another hardware revision with the New 3DS. Is this latest version of the handheld worth upgrading from your old one?


Everything From Today's Nintendo Direct

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2015 8:00am PST

Today's Nintendo Direct was a doozy, with news ranging from new handheld hardware to several release dates, new Amiibo figurines, and plenty of downloadable content. Here's a wrap-up of all the high points.


"I bought the disc version for $50 on eBay a year ago. Well worth the money!"

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Code Name STEAM coming on March 13

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2015 7:10am PST

Code Name: STEAM is releasing in March, and is bringing some Fire Emblem characters along for the ride.


"This is the new game from the people that made Advance Wars right? I'm excited!"

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New 3DS launching with 'Ambassador Edition' in Europe

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2015 7:45am PST

Invitation-only purchasing option may signal an imminent launch in Europe, but what about North America?


"Still kind of bummed about this. Seems like if new hardware is going to leave OG 3DS gamers in ..."

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Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D Limited Edition includes your own Skull Kid

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2015 6:45am PST

Nintendo announced a special edition of the Majora's Mask remake that includes a figurine of its chief antagonist.


"As a kid the time limit and change stuff bothered me to no end. I also wanted a good Ocarina ..."

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2014 Game of the Year 4: Super Smash Bros. for 3DS/Wii U

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 01, 2015 10:00am PST

In which Nintendo does more than make a great fighting game, but also honors its rich history.


Super Smash Bros. Mewtwo will also be available as paid DLC

By Daniel Perez, Nov 20, 2014 9:30am PST

Mewtwo fans will be happy to hear they don't need to own Super Smash Bros. on both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U now that Nintendo has announced the character will be made available as paid downloadable content.


'Crystal' Red and Blue Nintendo 2DS systems announced

By Steve Watts, Nov 11, 2014 7:00am PST

New 2DS color schemes to come alongside Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.


Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal demo now available on Nintendo 3DS eShop

By Daniel Perez, Nov 06, 2014 7:45am PST

Curious to see what Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal is all about before buying it? Well - Sega has released a demo so you can try before you buy.


Sega 3D Classics bring After Burner II, OutRun, and more to Nintendo 3DS in early 2015

By Daniel Perez, Nov 04, 2014 11:40am PST

Are you a fan of Sega's classic arcade games? Do you own a Nintendo 3DS? Then you should keep an eye on the Nintendo eShop in early 2015.


Nintendo 3DS StreetPass Weekend coming on Halloween

By Steve Watts, Oct 23, 2014 10:00am PDT

Nintendo has declared the upcoming Halloween weekend another "National StreetPass" occasion. You can head to a Nintendo Zone to gather street passes from across the country.


Super Smash Bros for 3DS Easy Beginner Characters

By Shack Staff, Oct 02, 2014 11:00pm PDT

If you’re planning on getting Super Smash Bros. on the 3DS today, check out these easy-to-use characters.


Super Smash Bros for 3DS Smash Run Tips

By Shack Staff, Oct 02, 2014 10:30pm PDT

Tips and tricks to help you out in Smash Run. 


Super Smash Bros for 3DS General Tips

By Shack Staff, Oct 02, 2014 10:00pm PDT

A few Smash Bros. tips that will help you braw (or melee) with the best of them.


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