Nintendo 3DS News


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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?


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Amazon Prime Day Deals: Gamer Edition

By Daniel Perez, Jul 15, 2015 6:37am PDT

Amazon Prime Day is taking place today, and we are compiling all of the notable video game sales going on throughout the day. Be sure to check back often to keep tabs on what's going on sale on Prime Day.


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Nintendo president Satoru Iwata passes away at age 55

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 12, 2015 5:35pm PDT

Nintendo has announced its CEO, Satoru Iwata, has passed away at the age of 55.


"whoa. didn't realize he was only 55. That's terrible. RIP good sir."

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Nintendo Miiverse redesign coming this summer

By Daniel Perez, Jul 01, 2015 6:23am PDT

Nintendo has announced it's redesigning its Miiverse service to include a screenshot album, play journal, and more.


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E3 2015: Mario and Luigi Paper Jam rips onto shelves Spring 2016

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 16, 2015 9:42am PDT

Nintendo revealed Mario and Luigi Paper Jam during their E3 Digital Conference today.


E3 2015: Fire Emblem Fates coming 2016

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 16, 2015 9:25am PDT

During today's Nintendo Digital Event a new game in the popular Fire Emblem series was revealed.


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E3 2015: Nintendo announces The Legend of Zelda: Triforce Heroes

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 16, 2015 9:16am PDT

Nintendo announced a new title into the popular hand-held gaming series The Legend of Zelda.


E3 2015: Super Smash Bros. adds Ryu, Roy, and lots more content starting today

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2015 8:30am PDT

Nintendo has announced a ton of new content will be available for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS starting today that includes Ryu, Roy, Lucas, and more.


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E3 2015: Ryu from Street Fighter and Roy leaked for Super Smash Bros. Wii U, 3DS

By Daniel Perez, Jun 13, 2015 7:31am PDT

Some of Nintendo's big news surrounding Super Smash Bros. has been leaked as both Ryu and Roy will be entering the ring.


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The Legend of Legacy coming to 3DS in North America this holiday

By Daniel Perez, Jun 11, 2015 1:45pm PDT

Atlus has announced The Legend of Legacy is coming to North America this holiday season. The game was created by some of the most iconic JRPG creators behind Chrono Trigger, SaGa, and Final Fantasy XIII.


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Nintendo 3DS has sold 15 million units in the US

By Daniel Perez, Jun 11, 2015 6:50am PDT

Nintendo has announced its Nintendo 3DS has sold 15 million units in the US since its debut in 2011.


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