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Notes from a Fanboy: The top 5 reasons the 3DS is king

Since the Nintendo 3DS was released in early 2011, it has brought joy to over 42 million 3DS owners. Despite getting off to a slow start it grew a strong user base, with many excellent game releases, and a plethora of other desirable features. Even now, three years after its release, I keep...
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Nintendo considering making 3DS compatible with Unity engine

Siliconera reports from GDC that Nintendo is considering finally making the Nintendo 3DS compatible with the Unity Engine. As it stands, the 3DS is incompatible with Unity, making the system hard to port games to. Fixing this issue would be a shrewd move on Nintendo’s end. The Unity engine is widely used by...
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Diddy Kong barrels his way into Super Smash Bros.

The Super Smash Bros. news train just keeps a-chuggin’. Today’s update? Nintendo has revealed that Diddy Kong will be a returning playable character in the newest Super Smash. It’s no coincidence that that this news comes on the same day as the release of Retro’s Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze, in which Diddy Kong...
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Little Mac enters the Super Smash Bros. ring

Nintendo announced yesterday during their Nintendo Direct event that Little Mac, the star of the Punch Out series, will be a playable fighter in Super Smash Bros. They even released a new trailer showcasing all of his abilities. From the looks of it, the Little Mac in this game is styled after his...
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The LEGO Movie Videogame out today

Today marks the North American release of The LEGO Movie Videogame, the video game tie-in to the similarly titled The LEGO Movie. Anyone who’s every played one of TT Games’s LEGO games will be right at home here. The game holds up the series’s long standing tradition of being a nightmare for people afflicted by...
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SEGA announces Sonic Boom

SEGA has announced Sonic Boom, an all new 3D Sonic the Hedgehog game for Wii U and 3DS. The title will introduce fans to a whole new chapter of the Sonic world and is set to tie in with a new TV series and toy line. What exactly are these revamps? Well, uh, Sonic’s wearing...
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Lucario returns to the battlefield in new Super Smash Bros.

The manwolfdog returns! Nintendo has revealed that the pseudo-legendary pokémon Lucario will be a returning playable fighter in the new Super Smash Bros. games. From the screenshots, it looks like Lucario carries much of the same moveset, but according to game director Masahiro Sakurai, the fighter will be even deadlier. Sakurai commemorated Lucario’s reveal...
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King Dedede playable in Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS

Nintendo revealed via the official Super Smash Bros. website that everyone’s favorite penguin-esque monarch, King Dedede, will be returning as a playable character in both the Wii U and 3DS versions of the latest Super Smash Bros. title. Dedede is a veteran fighter, first introduced in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. While there’s no word on...
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