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Sadie & Mark’s Super Mario Bros. freestyle from Dancing with the Stars

Legendary composer and sound engineer, Mr. Koji Kondo, arranged the medley himself, which Nintendo has made available for download. Continue reading

Toys “R” Us-exclusive Lucario amiibo now available for pre-order

For a limited time, you can pre-order the Lucario amiibo with free shipping! Continue reading

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire seem very animated in this intro video!

Get to know the Pokémon of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire in this beautifully animated trailer! Continue reading

RIKKI to make North American debut at Distant Worlds concert in Newark

The Japanese singer was the original vocalist for Nobuo Uematsu’s “Suteki da ne” from Final Fantasy X. Continue reading

Pokémon Bank update (v1.2) now available on eShop

Pokémon Bank users can download an update from the eShop to add compatibility with Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. Continue reading

Meta Knight amiibo exclusive to Best Buy

The consumer electronics retail giant will have Meta Knight in “early 2015.” Continue reading

Latest Mario Kart 8 update reduces collision knock-back

The latest Mario Kart 8 update features a minor tweak to lessen the knock-back lightweights experience when colliding with heavier characters. Continue reading

Deoxys vs. Rayquaza: The “Delta Episode” announced for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

The DNA Pokémon is back! Deoxys returns in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire as part of the newly announced story, the Delta Episode. Continue reading

GameStop to distribute Diancie, Shiny Gengar this fall

U.S. Pokémon trainers will have two more event distributions coming their way this fall. Continue reading

Pokkén Tournament announced for 2015

It looks like Super Smash Bros. isn’t the only Nintendo franchise on Bandai Namco’s desk — they’re working on a brand new Pokémon fighting game! Continue reading