Nintendo 3DS News


Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon coming to 3DS in winter 2015

By Daniel Perez, May 21, 2015 7:00am PDT

A new Pokemon Mystery Dungeon game is making its way to the 3DS later this year.


Nintendo World Championships qualifying event locations announced

By Daniel Perez, May 19, 2015 6:50am PDT

Nintendo has announced the eight Best Buy locations that will host the Nintendo World Championships qualifying events.


"I know it's not ideal but it's also much more of a spectacle that way and simply increases the ..."

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Nintendo's Silver Mario amiibo launching on May 29

By Daniel Perez, May 14, 2015 5:47am PDT

Nintendo has announced this morning the Silver Mario amiibo will be made available later this month, and it won't be exclusive to any retailer.


Nintendo's E3 2015 plans include World Championships, Digital Event, and Mario Maker event

By Daniel Perez, May 13, 2015 9:25am PDT

As promised, Nintendo has detailed its plans for this year's E3, which includes the return of the Nintendo World Championships, a Nintendo Digital Event, and a special event at Best Buy.


"Best Buys in major cities. Winners advance to E3 for final rounds."

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Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Streets of Rage 2, and more coming to 3DS this year

By Daniel Perez, Apr 15, 2015 6:21am PDT

A number of iconic Sega Genesis games will soon be available on the Nintendo 3DS, including Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Streets of Rage 2, Gunstar Heroes, and more.


"Nice, I'm down to buy some Genesis games for my 3DS. I hope they keep it up and we get the far ..."

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Nintendo will bring Pokemon-like RPG Yo-Kai Watch to US 3DS systems

By Daniel Perez, Apr 07, 2015 7:20am PDT

Pokemon fans should take note of Yo-Kai Watch considering just how similar an experience it looks to offer.


April Fool's Day Nintendo Direct will focus on 3DS and Wii U games

By Daniel Perez, Mar 31, 2015 7:20am PDT

A new Nintendo Direct will be airing on April Fool's Day, but Nintendo assures us this presentation is "no joke."


"This is when Nintendo will announce a reworked intuitive online infrastructure and interface for ..."

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Ride Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's Gore Magala at Six Flags Magic Mountain this summer

By Daniel Perez, Mar 23, 2015 9:20am PDT

Forget trying to hunt the Gore Magala and give it a ride at Six Flags Magic Mountain this summer!


"Caravan was at PAX East, they also had Monster Hunter brand jarred Pickles. Still haven't ..."

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Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition & Z team up for May 22 release

By Daniel Perez, Mar 19, 2015 7:35am PDT

Both Puzzle & Dragons 3DS games will be available in one bundle on May 22.


Opinion: The End of the Mobile Console Era

By Steven Wong, Mar 17, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Is today's announcement that Nintendo is formally stepping into the mobile games market an indirect admission that the age of handheld consoles have come to an end? Do consoles like the 3DS and Vita still have a place in a world flooded by smart devices? We could be looking ...


""If you have to leave the home" As if. There's nothing beyond these walls!"

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Report: Gold Mario amiibo will miss Mario Party 10 release date [UPDATE: Email Error]

By Daniel Perez, Mar 11, 2015 11:32am PDT

Those hoping to pick up their Gold Mario amiibo along with their copy of Mario Party 10 may end up feeling disappointed if reports of the figure's delay are to be believed.


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Code Name: STEAM Review: Full Steam Ahead

By Daniel Perez, Mar 11, 2015 10:00am PDT

Code Name: STEAM comes from the team behind the Advance Wars and Fire Emblem series that offers both a unique story and gameplay mechanics to keep you playing for quite some time. Our review.


"Waiting for the enemy AI to make their move can be a pain. There should be a fast-forward ..."

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Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D - Mask Collectible Guide

By Shack Staff, Feb 16, 2015 2:30pm PST

A quick and easy guide to help you find all 24 masks featured in Majora's Mask 3D


Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Review: Handheld Dragon Slayer

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2015 1:30pm PST

Capcom has brought another Monster Hunter game to the West, but this time, it's being released with the New 3DS XL in mind. Prepare to slay a lot of monsters that will challenge your hunter every chance they get.


"I understand your frustration as that's what I thought at first. Think of Monster Hunter more ..."

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Super Smash Bros. 3DS gets amiibo support tomorrow

By Daniel Perez, Feb 09, 2015 11:02am PST

Now you can take your amiibo with you the next time you take on any opponents with the 3DS version of Super Smash Bros.