Nintendo 3DS News


Fire Emblem: Fates coming in February 2016

By Daniel Perez, Nov 12, 2015 2:47pm PST

Nintendo has announced the pricing and availability for Fire Emblem: Fates.


"Article is wrong, they're $40 each like every other AAA 3DS game. $20 when you buy the other."

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Nintendo travels to 16 malls across US to demo its games lineup this holiday season

By Daniel Perez, Nov 09, 2015 7:21am PST

Planning on making a trip to the mall to do some holiday shopping this year? Just be careful you don't spend the entire day checking out Nintendo's holiday lineup.


"I said this in another thread, but the every lowering prices of the XboxOne and PS4 are going to ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 16 comments

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's final Free DLC Line-up - November 2015

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 06, 2015 9:00am PST

Monster Hunter 4’s final free DLC is now live. Featuring a set of Deviljho quests, a few Rajang challenges, and two brand new GX armor sets, this final piece of DLC is sure to be a fan pleaser.


The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes demo now available on Nintendo eShop

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2015 8:00am PDT

Nintendo has released a demo for The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes on the Nintendo 3DS, but be sure to bring along a friend as it only supports local co-op.


"This game is a huge let down. Why limit it to 3 and or single player? If you have only 2 in your ..."

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Nintendo reveals its 2016 lineup; The Legend of Zelda Wii U still 'TBD'

By Daniel Perez, Oct 28, 2015 7:16am PDT

While we're happy to learn of the games Nintendo is planning on releasing next year, we really want The Legend of Zelda.


"But the argument isn't about being able to play then on PC or Xbone, is that you CAN'T play then ..."

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Nintendo 2DS gets Yo-Kai Watch bundle in November for $99

By Daniel Perez, Oct 19, 2015 6:54am PDT

Considering the Nintendo 2DS costs $99 by itself, this is quite the bargain.


New Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes trailer introduces story, multiplayer options, and more

By Daniel Perez, Sep 28, 2015 6:58am PDT

A new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes shows off a ton of gameplay and gives us a better understanding of how the game will play.


Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate September DLC is filled with huge monsters

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2015 8:51am PDT

September's free DLC pack for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is filled with lots of huge monsters to battle. We hope you wear your best gear or team up before taking these behemoths on.


The Great Ace Attorney 'not intended' for Western release, Capcom France says

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2015 7:40am PDT

A day after Ace Attorney 6 was announced, we've learned The Great Ace Attorney's Western releases seems less likely.


Amazon customers can now buy digital Nintendo Wii U and 3DS games

By Daniel Perez, Sep 01, 2015 12:24pm PDT

Amazon has launched a digital storefront for Nintendo customers to purchase digital versions of Wii U and 3DS games.


"Surprisingly forward thinking for Nintendo. Do other consoles offer this?"

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Star Fox Zero release date announced; Mega Yarn Yoshi amiibo confirmed for US

By Daniel Perez, Aug 24, 2015 6:34am PDT

Nintendo has revealed its lineup of games and amiibo it plans to release by the end of 2015. The list includes Star Fox Zero, Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water, Devil's Third, and a giant Yoshi amiibo.


"I am friends with enough people who have children the right age to be mesmerized by the thing ..."

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Nintendo 2DS price drop brings handheld down to $99 next week

By Daniel Perez, Aug 20, 2015 6:36am PDT

Nintendo has announced it is dropping the price of its Nintendo 2DS handheld down to $99 starting next week.


"It's because of the stupid name that so many people who would normally have heard about it don't ..."

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The Best Nintendo 3DS Games to Play

By Shack Staff, Aug 04, 2015 1:00pm PDT

We break down the ten best games to play on your Nintendo 3DS.


"Yeah. :/ Well these were based around everyone on staff who plays the 3DS. Had it just been one ..."

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Nintendo Miiverse redesign is now available on Wii U, 3DS, and web

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2015 6:37am PDT

Nintendo has rolled out its improvements to its Miiverse service which now includes a Screen Shot Album, Play Journal, and more.


"I think your first question is yes but idk about the second. "

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Metroid Prime: Blast Ball Impressions: Like Soccer, But With More Death

By Steven Wong, Jul 27, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Shacknews goes hands-on with Metroid Prime Federation Force's sports game, Blast Ball. With two full 3v3 matches, is Blast Ball enough to win us over?


"I nominate Iggy's wrecking balls for the ballziest game that I loved that shouldn't have been as ..."

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