Nintendo 3DS News


Pokemon Sun and Moon starters final evolutions revealed; Red and Blue trainers confirmed

By Daniel Perez, Oct 27, 2016 6:35am PDT

The final evolutions for the starter Pokemon in Sun and Moon have been revealed, and we've also learned players will battle it out with Legendary Trainers Red and Blue.


Monster Hunter-focused Nintendo Direct will air this week

By Daniel Perez, Oct 24, 2016 7:47am PDT

Expect to hear more about the future of the Monster Hunter series, but do not go and expect to hear anything Nintendo Switch related.


Nintendo says Switch is a home console 'first and foremost,' not necessarily successor to 3DS

By David Craddock, Oct 20, 2016 1:30pm PDT

The Wii U will become scarce as the Switch's March 2017 launch nears.


"Conceptually, you could be both. When the DS launched, Nintendo announced that it wasn't ..."

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Pokemon Sun and Moon: Interview with Terry Chan

By Andrew Zucosky, Oct 19, 2016 2:00pm PDT

Shacknews recently chatted with Terry Chan, from Nintendo, about the upcoming 3DS title.


Tons of New Pokemon Sun and Moon Data Mined From Today's Demo

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 18, 2016 7:08am PDT

SPOILER ALERT: Don't click here if you want to learn about the game on your own time. 


"The success of Go seems to indicate they can for quite some time to come."

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Pokemon Sun and Moon demo coming tomorrow

By John Keefer, Oct 17, 2016 8:45am PDT

Ash-Greninja will be in the demo and can be brought over to the full game.


"There have been great 3DS demos for years now. The two Bravely Default demos are probably 15-20 ..."

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New Pokemon Sun and Moon trailer introduces us to new Pokemon and Trainers

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2016 7:05am PDT

There's a bunch of new Pokemon and their evolutions to learn about in today's trailer, as well as new trainers.


Nintendo 2DS gets new colors next month thanks to Luigi's incompetence

By Daniel Perez, Oct 05, 2016 11:02am PDT

Luigi had one job, and because he couldn't do it, we now have two new 2DS colors.


"According to Miyamoto, they're waiting until the last minute to unveil because they don't want ..."

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Pokemon Sun and Moon demo coming this month; starter evolutions revealed

By Daniel Perez, Oct 04, 2016 6:35am PDT

A special demo for Pokemon Sun and Moon will be availble very soon, but in the meantime, check out each starter evolutions!


Dragon Ball Fusions getting US release in December 2016

By Daniel Perez, Sep 21, 2016 7:21am PDT

Prepare to fuse with EVERYTHING when Dragon Ball Fusions releases on the Nintendo 3DS this Winter.


Pokemon Sun and Moon adds grooming for your little monsters

By John Keefer, Sep 20, 2016 8:54am PDT

... oh, and some more new Pokemon were revealed as well.


Yo-Kai Watch 2 demo will possess the Nintendo 3DS eShop this week

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2016 7:15am PDT

A demo for both Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits and Yo-Kai Watch 2: Fleshy Souls will be available on the Nintendo eShop later this week.


Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice Review: If The Spirit Moves You

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 10, 2016 7:40am PDT

A new landscape, new character, and new mechanics keep the latest Phoenix Wright entry fresh. Our review. 


"While I can admit the series is finding it harder and harder to change up the formula after the ..."

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Pokemon Sun and Moon keeps evolving with more reveals

By John Keefer, Sep 06, 2016 7:58am PDT

Four new characters and three new Pokemon are in the spotlight.


"This much change is going to get me to try again and the last one I picked up was Platinum."

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StreetPass Mii Plaza update adds quicker play and new games

By John Keefer, Sep 01, 2016 8:33am PDT

Quicker, smoother and with more options. As always, it's all about Mii.