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Fire Emblem: Awakening has sold over 1.79 million copies worldwide

Fire Emblem, which had never been anything more than a niche franchise outside of Japan, was nearly dead in the water. The series would have ended if the next installment had not sold more than 250,000 units. Continue reading

Listen to Nobuo Uematsu’s theme for Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward, “Dragonsong”

Hear the song in the trailer, but be sure to head past break for two additional new trailers featuring job actions and new dungeons available in Heavensward. Continue reading

Inventory counts suggest Greninja amiibo will be plentiful at Southern California Toys“R”Us stores

At first glance, it appears that Greninja will be available in abundance, as many stores are listed as receiving more than 100 units, and many additional locations receiving north of 80 units. Continue reading

Nintendo Download for May 21, 2015: Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition and more!

Also new this week: Swords & Solders II on the Wii U eShop, and Swapnote: Nikki and Friends on the 3DS Theme Shop. Continue reading

Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon coming to Nintendo 3DS this winter

The game is said to include randomly created dungeons even better than before. Legendary and Mythical Pokémon will also make appearances to help players battle to save the world. Continue reading

PlayStation E3 Experience coming to over 75 movie theaters this year

Tickets will be available for free starting May 27th at the PlayStation E3 Experience site for those ages 17 and older. Continue reading

Pokémon Shuffle: Relicanth now available through Daily Pokémon challenge

The Relicanth challenge will be available until 6am UTC (2am EDT / 11pm PDT). Continue reading

Nintendo discontinuing the white 8GB Wii U Basic Set in Japan

The entry-level Wii U Basic Set will be discontinued in Japan. Nintendo has indicated that the 8GB white model is scheduled to go out of production soon. Continue reading

Today only: Buy one Nintendo 3DS game at Best Buy, get another one for 50% off

You can even pick up Ultimate NES Remix under the deal to practice for those Nintendo World Championships 2015 Qualifiers happening next weekend! Continue reading

Best Buy Canada confirms restock of Meta Knight amiibo

It’s nice to hear a confirmation from a source that isn’t endangering their job in any way. Continue reading