Nintendo Direct Archive

  • Final Fantasy Explorers Collector’s Edition Unveiled

    Announced over the summer for a North American launch date of January 26, 2016, Nintendo 3DS action-RPG Final Fantasy Explorers will be available in a limited collector’s edition sold exclusively through the Square Enix Online Store. Pre-orders are open now starting at $69.99. So what […]

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  • This Golden Mega Man amiibo is Glorious

    Capcom has announced retail launch dates for Mega Man Legacy Collection on Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, as well as an exclusive collector’s edition for the 3DS. First up, the release date: February 23, 2016. The compilation of the original six Mega Man […]

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  • A New Challenger Approaches: Final Fantasy VII’s Cloud Strife Joins Super Smash Bros.

    Holy crap. The latest Nintendo Direct just dropped a megaton bombshell: Cloud Strife, the iconic hero of Final Fantasy VII, has been revealed as a new playable fighter in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U! The news is both exciting and baffling […]

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  • Chibi-Robo Zip Lashes Onto Nintendo 3DS

    Yes! Chibi-Robo, Nintendo’s loveably diminutive household helper robot, is getting a brand new game for the 3DS. Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash, set to launch in October, is a side-scrolling platformer in which the eponymous robot uses his tethered power plug to solve puzzles and whip enemies. […]

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  • Majora’s Mask DLC to Add Tingle and Young Link to Hyrule Warriors

    Nintendo sure is going all out to hype the upcoming 3DS remake of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, and rightly so. The Skull Kid limited edition bundle and the special edition New 3DS XL model have already sold out, but here’s at least a […]

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  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Hits 3DS in March With Fire Emblem amiibo Crossover

    Nintendo’s somewhat off the wall 3DS strategy game, Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., has been locked in for a March 13th launch date. Made by Intelligent Systems, the studio best known for Fire Emblem and Advance Wars, Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. is a weird amalgam of ideas and […]

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  • Nintendo Teases Next Currently Untitled Fire Emblem 3DS Game

    No surprise here. Nintendo’s making a new Fire Emblem game exclusively for the 3DS. It doesn’t have an official title yet, but it’s a new Fire Emblem game, and it’s being made by the same team that produced the masterful Fire Emblem: Awakening, so you […]

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  • Nintendo Offering Majora’s Mask and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Themed New 3DS XLs

    While it’s a bummer that Nintendo of America is only bringing the New 3DS stateside in the plus-sized XL model and not the smaller white LL model, it’s nice to see that there will at least be other choices beyond the standard red and black […]

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  • amiibo Spring Lineup Includes Ness, Pac-Man, Wario, Super Mario Series & More

    Nintendo’s money-printing amiibo toy figure video game accessories/collectibles will be expanding this spring with two new sets. On March 20th, the first day of spring as it turns out, the Super Mario series will introduce the first figure of Toad as well as alternate models […]

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  • Nintendo’s New 3DS XL Coming to America on February 13

    Nintendo’s updated 3DS model, the New 3DS, is officially coming to the U.S., and it’s coming soon. Real soon. Like February 13th soon. It’ll sell for $199.99. (I hope you have some leftover Christmas gift money stashed away!) As of now, Nintendo has only confirmed […]

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